In preparation for the launch of Xbox One, Microsoft started a “Doctor’s order” campaign on the Xbox One’s official website. In the campaign, users can make “Doctor’s order” notes and send them via email to bosses or teachers in order …Read More »
Pets are great, and although I never owned one, I was always fascinated. One Brazilian family thought their pet turtle was gone forever after they lost it 30 years ago. As it turned out, the turtle is alive and well …Read More »
A baby baby that was believed to be dead, already having his death certificate issue, woke up in a funeral parlor in Hefei, the capital of the Eastern Chinese province of Anhui.
According to Xinhua, the state-run news agency, the …Read More »
Flying to the moon is so 1960’s. Today, space explorers should shoot for something a little further away. Like, say Mars. That’s what billionaire Dennis Tito wants to do with his Inspiration Mars organization. The problem? His time frame is …Read More »
Google chairman Eric Schmidt believes that there will come a time when censorship of the Internet will come to an end.
“I believe there’s a real chance that we can eliminate censorship and the possibility of censorship in a decade.” …Read More »
At the World Wide Web Foundation’s second annual conference, Tim Berners-Lee, credited as the founder of the internet, vehemently exclaimed that internet surveillance is a threat to democracy, that such a practice does not comply with what democracy really means, …Read More »
iPhones are really the pinnacle of innovation and technology. iPhones love people and people love them back, but among those people comes a section of people who use iPhones for not so very legal means.
According to NYPD, there were …Read More »
After news that Acer CEO, J.T. Wang, will be stepping down after failing to turn around the company’s fortunes, it has been announced that Stan Shih, the company’s founder, will be occupying both the president and chairman jobs immediately.
The …Read More »
Selfies are the new hot buzz of 2013. They are something for which 2013 will be remembered. Labeled the “Word of the Year” by Oxford dictionaries evince how popular the word “Selfie” has become. From a Justin Bieber backed app …Read More »
The “tag and fight” keeps on going between Apple and Samsung. Sometimes competition goes far higher than just markets, such as courtrooms. In the latest series of “Apple versus Samsung” in the “courtroom arena,” pun intended, Samsung has to pay …Read More »
A computer hacker who has fled Syria in exile reportedly hacked into the computers of Syria’s secret police and, among other things, discovered porn on them.
The Syrian hacker, who remains nameless, and several of his friends hacked into the …Read More »
McDonald’s has announced that it will roll out free WiFi in China.
The move, which will affect over 1400 McDonald restaurants in the country, is apparently part of a bigger one set in motion by the Chinese government, who apparently …Read More »
A new study done by the University of Glasgow has found that there is no direct link between playing video games and bad behavior in children.
The study was conducted in Britain and had a very large test sample, with …Read More »
A $7.4 billion acquisition deal between Microsoft and Nokia for Nokia’s devices and services department must have weighed quite heavily on both Nokia and Microsoft: Microsoft contending to cover new grounds in the smartphone industry, and Nokia letting go of …Read More »
Car shows are lands of wonder and amazement for people. Some people may not get as mesmerized by car shows as car aficionados, but Tokyo Motor Show this year has simply enthralled each and every attendee. Concept cars are what …Read More »
Verizon has a new option for those who like to use their mobile devices away from Wi-Fi and still want faster speeds. Now you can get a prepaid plan that allows you to use up to 300MB a day. It …Read More »
This fall and till the summer of 2014, every tongue will be wagging about PS4 and Xbox One, debating whether one is better than the other. Since it is a norm that gaming consoles are released along with their intricate …Read More »
There are several water repellent surfaces out in the wild, but nothing compares to this new material that could very well be seen as a miracle. According to an extensive research published in Nature, this new water repellent surface is …Read More »
Activists have revealed that there are weaknesses within the system that allows China to control their internet, popularly know as Great Firewall of China.
They had done so in response to further Chinese censorship of both the Reuters as well …Read More »
Angry Birds seems to have made its way to North Korea, however, the makers of the popular game have no idea how it got there. According to a statement by a Rovio representative, “Angry Birds Rio has not been localized …Read More »
Drones, the name itself brings out ominous connotations that make most people cringe. However, there is a group of designers at Frog that believe the drone doesn’t have to be a dark, frightening sight. Instead, they believe, that by the …Read More »
There’s a new island off the coast of Japan, and guess how it got there? Yup, by means of an exploding volcano. The new island is around 650 meters in diameter, and it looks quite awesome. It’s as if we …Read More »
Iran introduces new Fotros drone with 1,700 miles range, 30 hours flight time, and capability to fire air-to-surface missles
Iran’s place in the drone race continues to excel. Recently the official Iranian IRNA news agency reported that there is a new drone being produced with the operational range of 2,000 kilometers, or approximately 1,700 miles. This drone, the Fotros, …Read More »
Probably the most interesting and funny response to the information revelation that Adobe had saved its users password hints, as well as emails, in just a plain text format, is the fact that someone has created a series of 10 …Read More »
It seems as if Steve Ballmer, who has just stepped down as Microsoft’s CEO, decided on this decision after a lot of pushing from his fellow board members to go “faster”.
Ballmer recently gave an exclusive interview to the Wall …Read More »
MediaTek officially announced the creation of the world’s first true octa-core mobile processor. The small chip contains eight low-powered Cortex A7 cores and uses ARM’s big.LITTLE architecture. All of the cores can operate at the same time and runs at …Read More »