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Facebook conducted research study on user’s emotions

July 3, 2014 4:40 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 3284
Facebook has generated anger among members of its social network after a study surfaced tied to its users’ news feeds. Earlier this month, The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) published a study conducted by a Facebook data scientist and two other researchers from the University of California and Cornell University on how… View Article

Treadmill Washing Machine Is A Human Hamster Wheel

July 2, 2014 10:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2633
Calling all runners! Have you ever gotten geared for a quick jog only to realize that all of your socks or athletic shorts are dirty? It’s happened to me, I’m sure it’s happened to you, and I’m guessing it must have happened to Si Hyeong Ryu, the designer of a treadmill/washing machine combo dubbed “The… View Article
Everything You Need To Know About The iPhone 6

Everything You Need To Know About The iPhone 6

June 30, 2014 3:52 pm  | Comments: 32 | Views: 2029
The pressure is on for Apple to release the arguably most anticipated smartphone of the year, the iPhone 6. Expected to rollout in September, Apple is rumored to release not one, but two completely redesigned iPhone models. For months, the rumor mill has been flooded with several leaked models and specifications of what Apple has… View Article

YouTube’s Biggest Draw Plays Games, Earns $4 Million A Year

June 30, 2014 10:30 am  | Comments: 2 | Views: 9474
Felix Kjellberg doesn’t play a very convincing megastar. The seemingly modest Swede avoids the spotlight, has no entourage and is uncomfortable with success. But put Mr. Kjellberg in front of a Web-camera and he transforms into PewDiePie, by far YouTube’s biggest draw. He has built a base of 27 million subscribers using a decidedly unorthodox… View Article

Why The Girls Are Going To Coding Camp

June 26, 2014 10:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 6900
We signed our girls up for coding camp this summer, much to their distress. “I don’t want to be a computer programmer when I grow up!” one said. “Can’t we do another week of basketball camp instead?” the other begged. “Please!” Well, no. You can’t. Because these days, knowing how to program a computer or… View Article

Everything We Know So Far About Apple’s ‘iWatch’

June 23, 2014 4:11 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1816
The iWatch it coming. Sure, Apple still hasn’t said anything about it yet, but The Wall Street Journal published a story on Friday revealing new details from “people familiar with the matter.” Nobody knows a lot about the iWatch — we don’t even know if it’s called iWatch, actually — but here’s what the rumor… View Article

Hands On With The Galaxy Tab S, Coming To The U.S. June 27

June 22, 2014 6:53 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1956
Samsung has a new tablet, and the company is framing this as their new flagship slate line. The Galaxy Tab S was unveiled at an event last week, and brings an ultra-thin design and a super high-resolution display to Samsung’s Android-powered tablets. In both 8.4 and 10.5-inch flavors, these tablets promise dynamic screens that change… View Article

Netflix-Verizon feud flares up again

June 13, 2014 3:22 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 3714
Netflix and Verizon are at it again. Netflix has begun displaying messages for users whose videos are slow to load that blame Verizon (VZ, Tech30) and other Internet service providers for the problem. It’s the latest development in the streaming service’s battle with the country’s largest ISPs. Verizon responded Thursday with a cease-and-desist letter calling… View Article