Infographic: How Bump's 10 Million Users Pound Fists and Share Content
By David Murphy Bump's premise is simple: You fire up the mobile app, you pick a piece of content, and you fist-pound a friend to transfer that content between your two devices. So what, exactly, are people sharing via this physical-turned-digital ...
Here's Why Microsoft Should Kill The Windows Phone Brand (MSFT)
San Francisco Chronicle
Yesterday, I had an experience that shows why Microsoft should kill the Windows Phone brand and name its new phones something fun like Mango. I went to Radio Shack to buy a cheap audio cable. The clerk was excited because it had just become an official ...
Dyson Shows Off Space Heater That Won't Burn You
Not too long ago, Dyson surprised us all with its striking bladeless fan. Now, the company is moving into the space heater market and has introduced an impressive but pricey one based on the same principal as the Air Multiplier fan. ...
Antitrust Suits: Government v. Tech
High-tech companies like Google and Apple try to make their cases in antitrust suits. By Chandra Steele Technology is said to follow Moore's Law, but it doesn't always follow the law set down by the government. Just this month, the Department of ...
Planet Kepler-16b orbits two suns a la 'Star Wars'
The Keene Sentinel
LOS ANGELES — The desert planet of Tatooine is home to all manner of wonderful creatures — womp rats and banthas and jawas. But any proper “Star Wars” fan knows that the planet's most dynamic feature is its two suns, creating a magnificent double ...
Samsung Countersues Apple in Australia
Wall Street Journal
By MIN-JEONG LEE SEOUL—Samsung Electronics Co. widened a sprawling global patent dispute with Apple Inc. by filing a countersuit in Australia, while also appealing a key ruling in Germany. The South Korean company said Saturday it has filed a lawsuit ...
Dead or Alive 5 Announced for Xbox 360
Team Ninja has just announced that Dead or Alive 5 is currently in the works for Xbox 360 and will be coming to consoles in 2012. According to sources, (and that handy announcement at the start of the video) the title is currently in it's alpha stages. ...
Yesterday Was the Biggest Tokyo Game Show Day. Ever!
Some of the booths are smaller, sure. Some companies weren't even there. Right now, they're probably having regrets, because the first public day of the 2011 Tokyo Game Show was the biggest ever. On the first day, over 86200 people attended TGS, ...
Camera Lens Falls From the Sky [VIDEO]
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The sky is falling! At least for a homeowner in San Francisco it is anyway. According to CBS in San Francisco a camera fell from the sky and crashed into a house causing damaging and startling neighbors. Petaluma police were working to track down the ...
PadGadget Daily App Deal – 14 iPad Apps on Sale
By Bill | September 17, 2011 | No comment yet For today's Daily Deal we've found 14 great apps to add to your iPad collection. We have seven productivity / entertainment apps and seven game apps in today's bundle. We used our PadGadget Apps Tracker to ...
Leaked photo shows white 'iPhone 4s' entry in AT&T inventory system
By Josh Ong A leaked photo allegedly from AT&T's internal inventory system shows a new entry for a "iPhone 4s White" as the launch of Apple's next-generation iPhone nears. Engadget received the screenshot of the carrier's internal system from a tipster ...
Jabra rolls out two new headsets
Nashua: Jabra has come up with two new headsets - the Jabra supreme and Jabra Extreme2. Jabra Supreme is touted to be the first non-stereo headset to incorporate active noise cancellation to block out noisy environments for the user wearing the headset ...
Now steps taken in labs to create 'inorganic life'
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Scientists have taken tentative steps towards creating 'life' from inorganic chemicals, which may later become 'inorganic biology'. Lee Cronin, who teaches chemistry at the College of Science and Engineering, University of Glasgow ...
New Species of Dolphin Discovered in Australia
by Care2 Causes Editors Researchers in Australia say they've made a remarkable discovery, identifying for one of the first times in over a hundred years a brand new species of dolphin. And, in addition to being the latest of its kind to be uncovered, ...
LG teases LU6200 with 1.5GHz dual-core CPU, 720p HD display, Gingerbread and ...
By Zachary Lutz posted Sep 17th 2011 4:59PM We recently stumbled upon the latest smartphone that LG's preparing for its home country, and wow, this plus-sized beauty is sure to turn some heads in South Korea. The device is known only as the LU6200, ...
YouTube adds video editing tool
YouTube has added an editing tool that lets creators of videos make changes to snippets after they have been uploaded to the popular website. An "Edit Video" button allows changes such as adding effects, swapping soundtracks, or trimming clips right at ...
Apple Opens Retail Store in El Paso
KFOX El Paso
EL PASO, Texas -- After months of anticipation, a new Apple store finally opened Saturday at Cielo Vista Mall. As customers entered the store, they were given a rock star's welcome and a free T-shirt by the store employees, as reported by KFOX14 media ...
Geocaching: Hike With Technology « CBS Minnesota
By Jonathon Sharp
Don't know what geocaching is? Then check out the link below so see how you can add some treasure-hunting fun to a hike. [WCCO: Local] ...
Fishing Fleet Faces Major Expense, Could Technology Save Them ...
New England's already strapped fishing fleet has a major new expense bearing down on it -- paying for human monitors to track the fish that are hauled on deck or tossed over.
Use Windows 7 Backup to Schedule ... - gHacks Technology News
By Melanie Gross
Backing up your work is essential. Many of us keep important documents on our computers that include work files, pictures of the kids, insurance documents, even.
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Attritionist Letter #4: using technology to make the USMC slower to ...
By Fabius Maximus
Summary: Like all power tools, new technology can hurt or help and organization — depending on how the leaders use it. Most especially, their goals. Ever since the dawn of third generation warfare, when the German army developed ...
Technology plus imagination — Joanne Jacobs
In the so-called “classroom of the future,” technology was used to entertain or deliver information more efficiently, Merrow complains. Students weren't encouraged to follow their own interests or connect with others outside the classroom. ...
Instapundit » Blog Archive » TECHNOLOGY REVIEW: Solyndra: We ...
By Glenn Reynolds
TECHNOLOGY REVIEW: Solyndra: We Told You So. “The failure of the government-backed solar company points to the dangers of conflating job creation and energy innovation.” At the very least. Posted by Glenn Reynolds at 4:18 pm. Tweet ...
The recent explosion of traffic at the gaming technology ...
“I worked in the gaming technology development internet marketing field for two years before going solo,” explains Tomi Bowdle, now President and CEO of Tomi Bowdleonline.com . “And business finally started to bloom big time when I ...
Northern Europe Looks to The...
Samsung Galaxy S II: Could be king of the Android smartphones ...
By Nathan Olivarez-Giles
Samsung's Galaxy S II takes on the Motorola Droid Bionic as king of the Android phones [Video]: The Samsung Galaxy S II, which went of sale through Sprint on Friday, just might be the nicest smartphone currently available running Google's ...
L.A. Times Tech Blog
Technology company builds desert ghost town - Latest news on ...
Technology company builds desert ghost town. Unmanned vehicle technologies, green and clean energy technologies and wireless infrastructure are just some of the things that could be tested at the facility once it is ready. Pegasus says: ...
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How Bump's 10 Million Users Share Content
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