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Smartphones May Be Diagnosing You In The Future Via New Touchscreen Technology Smartphones May Be Diagnosing You In The Future Via New Touchscreen Technology

You can do a lot with your smartphones. You can get directions, pay your bills, watch movies, play games, browse through dinner recipes. It’s an endless list that everybody could probably contribute to. In other words: you get it. But …

News Designed Just For The Tablet Computer News Designed Just For The Tablet Computer

It is approaching the three year mark since Apple introduced the iPad and since that time tablet computers have become extremely popular. Well over half of tablet computer owners get their news from the tablet everyday as opposed to print …

Yahoo Mobile Apps Wave Goodbye Yahoo Mobile Apps Wave Goodbye
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Yahoo announced that it will no longer be supporting a number of its mobile apps. These include: Yahoo Meme (iPad/iPhone), Yahoo Mim (iPad), Yahoo Answers (Android), Yahoo AppSpot (Android/iPhone), Yahoo Deals (iPhone), Yahoo Finance (Blackberry), Yahoo Movies (Android), Yahoo News …

No New Xbox In 2012, According To Microsoft

As the Xbox 360 ages, rumors have begun to circulate concerning the next version of Microsoft’s popular gaming console. After all, there has to be a new one in the works, right? Not according to one of Microsoft’s top executives …

Self-Guided Bullet Is The Future Of Warfare Self-Guided Bullet Is The Future Of Warfare
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It was only a matter of time before somebody made a self-guided bullet and that time is now. Two researchers at Sandia National Laboratories, Red Jones and Brian Kast, have invented a “dart-like, self-guided bullet for small-caliber, smooth-bore firearms” that …

Chinese Working Conditions Give Apple a Rotten Spot Chinese Working Conditions Give Apple a Rotten Spot

According to a recent article, Apple’s clean image has recently taken a hit after The New York Times reported about the conditions in which some of the factories of its Chinese network have been found. The employees building the iPad, …

The Entertainment Industry Is Actually Booming, So… Why SOPA?
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That headline is a bit reductive as it should end “Why SOPA, PIPA, Bill C-11, OPEN, et al.?” but that’s what the actual article is for, right? One of the main driving points in the entertainment industry’s support of SOPA …

Microsoft Office 15 Begins Technical Preview Microsoft Office 15 Begins Technical Preview

Microsoft announced the beginning of the technical preview program for Microsoft Office 15, the next generation of Microsoft Office. The preview is the first time the company shares its work with a select group of customers, under non-disclosure agreements. “These …

Angry Birds’ Mikael Hed: Piracy Means Exposure Angry Birds’ Mikael Hed: Piracy Means Exposure
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Angry Birds, if you haven’t heard, is a widely popular mobile game that allows you to fling (pissed off) birds at smug little pigs, destroying a bunch of stuff in the process. It’s a whole lot of fun and is …

Palin Hacker Disputes Conviction
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David Kernell was convicted of a misdomeanor crime after he hacked into Sarah Palin’s email back in 2008 during the presidential election. After serving almost eleven months in jail, he was released. Now that he is free and doing well …

Cell Phone Privacy Bill Would Prevent Another Carrier IQ Scandal
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Representative Edward Markey (D-MA) has released a draft of a bill that would prevent scandals like the one that surrounded the Carrier IQ software from happening in the future. The Mobile Device Privacy Act (PDF) would require that customers be …

SOPA Blackout Day By The Numbers [Infographic] SOPA Blackout Day By The Numbers [Infographic]

Frugal Dad has put out an infographic breaking down SOPA blackout day (January 18) by the numbers. “The Wikipedia blackout was seen by 160 million people – over twice those who tuned in to the first televised presidential debate,” a …

Listen To The Super Bowl In 10 Languages Through SiriusXM Listen To The Super Bowl In 10 Languages Through SiriusXM
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In the push to make the Super Bowl (and American Football in general) even more of an international force, making it accessible in multiple language doesn’t hurt. And that’s just what the NFL’s official satellite radio partner is going to …

Windows Phone App Helps Fight Malaria Windows Phone App Helps Fight Malaria

A marketing catchphrase for the iPhone was, “There’s an app for that.” I’m pretty sure there was never an app that could detect malaria, plus one for Windows Phone 7. A team taking third place at Microsoft’s Imagine Cup 2011 …

Google Rolls Out AdWords Impression Share Updates Google Rolls Out AdWords Impression Share Updates

Earlier this month, Google announced several updates for AdWords, including group level impression share metrics for the search and display networks. As Google explained, advertisers will start seeing three new columns that can be added to the ad groups tab. …

Canadians Send Lego Man To Space…Kind Of Canadians Send Lego Man To Space…Kind Of

Blame Canada, they say, well this time you certainly can. According to a source, a couple of canadian teens spent $400 on a science project to send their flag holding lego man far up into the air. Matthew Ho and …

Super Bowl Facts: U.S. Census Bureau Breaks Down The Cities Involved Super Bowl Facts: U.S. Census Bureau Breaks Down The Cities Involved

Super Bowl XLVI is less than a week away. The first Super Bowl to ever be played in the state of Indiana will feature the New England Patriots and the New York Giants. February 5th is certainly a big day …

Robot Cockroach Produces Its Own Power Robot Cockroach Produces Its Own Power
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I think we can all agree that cockroaches are pretty gross. Science has always stuck up for the disgusting vermin and are once again championing the little guys as the first step towards cyborgs. Science has found a way, according …

Joe Lansdale Considering E-Book Only For New Novel [Updated] Joe Lansdale Considering E-Book Only For New Novel [Updated]

Update: It looks like there has been a change of plans. Since this post was written, Lansdale has posted a couple more updates about his Hap and Leonard book plans, and it looks like print will be an option for …

NASA Announces Multiplayer Facebook Game

NASA has announced a launch of a different kind today. The space agency’s first online multiplayer game, Space Race Blast Off, is available on Facebook today. The game tests players knowledge of science, technology, space-related pop culture, NASA’s history, and …

Football Fans Prefer To Watch The Super Bowl On TV Instead Of Live Football Fans Prefer To Watch The Super Bowl On TV Instead Of Live

It’s been said that experiencing the real thing is much better than something fabricated, but in the case of this years Super Bowl, it seems the real thing is just not going to cut it. TechBargains.com released a survey recently …

Sunday Crash Leaves Ten Dead In Florida Sunday Crash Leaves Ten Dead In Florida

Early Sunday morning visibly on the Interstate 75 outside Gainesville, Florida was reduced to zero due to a brushfire and already foggy conditions. The result was at least ten deaths and over 18 more hospitalized with various injuries. Around 4 …

Barnes & Noble Preparing New Nook Barnes & Noble Preparing New Nook

In its bid to stay competitive with Amazon, Barnes and Noble appears to be preparing a new addition to their line of Nook readers and tablets. According to a recent report, the company’s engineers are preparing the new device for …

Facebook Viral Legend Circulates Facebook Viral Legend Circulates
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Recently, a story began circulating on Facebook about an incident on a Brazilian airline. The story, accompanied by a nondescript picture of an airline stewardess, soon went viral. Here is the text of the story: This happened on TAM airlines. …