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As far as smartwatches go, Casio has been taking a relatively simplistic approach with its Bluetooth-equipped timepieces, happy to use its smartphone connection to provide notifications and brief previews of incoming messages and emails. The new GBA-400 goes a bit further, though, by telling you what song is playing right... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at Chuck Morse's blog
Airbnb announced today that it will begin charging San Francisco's 14 percent hotel tax on reservations in the city, starting this summer. The taxes will be paid by guests. Last week, the company announced a different partnership in Portland, Oregon, where Airbnb itself will pay some city taxes. Read more...... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Chuck Morse's blog
27 countries in total now have access to the expansive movie collection Google Play is expanding its reach for Google Play Movies to 13 new countries today. That brings the total number of countries served by the movie service to 27, which is a solid number considering the deals that... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
It may have started with "Batman Begins," but the superhero origin story is still a popular route to go when tackling an iconic character on the big screen. Just last year, we saw Superman get rebooted with "Man of Steel," and next year, one of the world's first superheroes is... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
Gizmodo's 3D Printing Week, a collaborative project with GE that comes to a close this evening, would only be partially complete without a look at the use of animals as living 3D printers. They are sentient printheads, we might say: biological sources of material, whether it's silk and honey or... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
The Xbox One arrives with a 500GB HDD built-in, and in contrast to the PlayStation 4's easily-accessed storage, it's not meant to be accessed or replaced by the user, ever. While we'll probably leave ours in place to keep from voiding the warranty or risk a ban from Xbox Live,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
Clumsy Ninja, this week's App Store Editor's Choice not only comes with a lot of fun, but with something entirely new - a trailer. Currently live in the UK App Store, but presumably about to spread internationally, if you go through the Editor's Choice banner to Clumsy Ninja's App Store... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
Amazon's new Appstore app carries the look and feel of their new Mojito UI to everyone Amazon's Android Appstore has received a complete new look and feel in the latest update. Version 7 follows the dark UI scheme that they've been using for quite a while, and still doesn't have... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
She's all grown up and it seems each day Kendall Jenner is looking more and more like older half-sister Kim Kardashian. The 18-year-old reality star posted a gorgeous selfie to Instagram on Monday (November 18) that could pass for a photo of a younger Kim. Proud of her polished appearance,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
It's the Batmobile, it's a Star Wars Starfighter, no it's actually Nissan's BladeGlider. This is the Japanese company's futuristic electric sportscar design that's built with speed in mind. It has a carbon fiber-covered body that's shaped like a rocket with a narrow nose and a wider rear. Beyond its ...... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
As the launch date draws near for both the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One, our hosts Ben Drawbaugh and Richard Lawler discuss the HD potential contained within. Richard has his consoles scheduled for just-in-time delivery, rather than tempting to beat the clock like some early adopters, although ... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
It's the Batmobile, it's a Star Wars Starfighter, no it's actually Nissan's BladeGlider. This is the Japanese company's futuristic electric sportscar design that's built with speed in mind. It has a carbon fiber-covered body that's shaped like a rocket with a narrow nose and a wider rear. Beyond its ...... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
Okay, where to start on this one? Simply put, Motorola has applied for a patent of a microphone with a tranceiver and power supply that is designed to be tattooed onto your throat. The idea is to capture vibrations directly from your larynx in order to cut out background noise... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
Field trips are usually restricted to points of interest that can be easily reached by bus during regular school hours. Now, Google has a tool for enabling virtual visits to educational stops near and far via Hangouts. The folks in Mountain View have launched Connected Classrooms through Google+: a ...... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
In an Oct. 30, 2013 Bad Astronomy blog post, Phil Plait misstated that the planet Kepler-78b had an orbital period of 8.5 days. Its orbital period is 8.5 hours. In an Oct. 30 Sports Nut, Jack Hamilton originally misstated David Ortiz’s OPS in the 2013 World Series. It is 2.017,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
She may have left the Bravo reality show, but there's still plenty of drama in Camille Grammer's personal life. On Tuesday, the former "Real Housewife of Beverly Hills" obtained a temporary restraining order against boyfriend Dimitri Charalambopoulos. In her petition, the 45-year-old ex-wife of Kelsey Grammar claims that her younger... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
Sup Steam. Punk. Des. Yeah I would say fantasy and sci-fi are my forte. Likewise, we look forward to your universes. And if you ever have any questions, you can ask anybody here. We have a Help Forum for you to post questions if you can not pm somebody for... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
FILE - In this July 18, 2013 file photo, Vice President Joe Biden speaks in Washington. Biden is planning to join Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, for a forum on policies that affect people with mental illness,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
An Egyptian youth takes in the scene beneath him at a Coptic Christian church in the Waraa neighborhood of Cairo late Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013 after gunmen on motorcycles opened fire, killing a man, woman and child. Egypt has been on edge since a July 3 military coup ousted the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
LONDON (AP) — The publisher of the Wall Street Journal pledged Friday to fight an injunction preventing publication of the names of traders who may be implicated in the rate-rigging case involving the London interbank offered rate, or LIBOR. Dow Jones & Co. said it had published on several of... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
By Julia Edwards NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks surged on Wednesday, nearing an all-time high, after Senate leaders said they had reached a deal to raise the government debt ceiling, one day before the U.S. defaults on its debt. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Republican leader... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
There are only two ways to curve a phone. Well, too main ways. Samsung's repping the horizontal axis approach with its Galaxy Round. But someone's gotta go banana-style, right? According to leaked renders dug up by Engadget, LG is on it. Welcome to the weird future. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/RjDPKB29BhQ/is-this-lgs-new-curved-phone-1444678491... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
After five decades of singing, Linda Thompson is still one of the best voices in folk music. Her tone is alluring, sometimes mournful, and always passionate. Her story is unlike anyone else's, beginning in England during the 1960s, and continuing with her marriage to Richard Thompson, when she recorded my... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
Entry #2054, January 28, 2012 Delight your guests by preparing a sumptuous game-day recipe in your party table. You will never be wronged with the party-ready pork empanadas. This recipe is so quick to prepare and easy to bake. So, get your kitchen ready and prepare all the utensils needed.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog
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Posted Jan 29, 2013 at Chuck Morse's blog