All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘clocks’

Daylight Saving Time: Everyone Hates It at Least Once a Year

Daylight Saving Time (DST) was probably a good idea when it started. But a lot of people now argue that it has outlived its usefulness, a relic of an age of wartime concerns and weak power plants. But before we dig into that, a brief grammar police diversion: The term is “daylight saving time,” not “daylight savingS time”. Some even …

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Google Acquires Bitspin, Makers Of Timely Alarm Clock

Google has acquired Bitspin, the developers of popular alarm clock app Timely. They also made an app called Tasks, which “brings the full Google Tasks experience to Android.” The Bitspin team had this to say on its site: We’re thrilled to announce that Bitspin is joining Google, where we’ll continue to do what we love: building great products that are …

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Apple Updates the iPod Nano

Phil Shiller took the stage at Apple’s “Let’s talk iPhone” event to talk about the iPod nano. He called it ” a really fun way to enjoy music wherever you are.” The updated nano even features big icons, instead of the classic 2×2 stack. Some new updates to the iPod nano: – Compact design – Multi-Touch display – Volume buttons …

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