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Years of computer use have taught us that the mouse cursor is "above" the windows. It doesn't push anything around; at least not without you clicking anything. Balance takes that ingrained bit of knowledge and cancels it out. Suddenly your cursor (a blue dot) is solid - and if it... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
There are a hundred different ways to organize your desk. But this classic, wooden organizer won't just keep things looking tidy, it'll give your entire workspace a Scandinavian sense of style. Source: http://feeds.wired.com/c/35185/f/661457/s/396128dc/sc/4/l/0L0Swired0N0C20A140C0A40Clifta0Edesk0Eorganizer0C/story01.htm SAIC SATYAM COMPUTER SERVICES SES SHAW COMMUNICATIONS MCAFEE Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
In honor of Earth Day (today, that is), Google's announcing another wave of its Giving through Glass program for non-profit organizations. The program, originally launched late last year, equips groups including the World Wildlife Fund and Give... Source: http://www.engadget.com/2014/04/22/google-expands-giving-through-glass/?ncid=rss_truncated NOVELL NETWORK APPLIANCE NETGEAR NCR NATIONAL SEMICONDUCTOR Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
Zoho has offered an iOS app for a while now -- at least for the iPhone and iPod touch. Those of you who have been wanting to use the Zoho app on your iPad were out of luck, but that's no longer the case. Zoho Docs 2.0 has landed in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
When Mailbox hit Android earlier this month, it came with a new feature called Auto-swipe that wasn't on the iOS version -- until now, that is. Yes, iOS users who just can't be bothered to wrangle those cluttered inboxes anymore: Mailbox for iPhones... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/_BQG0jvRQ48/ NOVELLUS SYSTEMS NOVELL NETWORK APPLIANCE... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
A good mobile application is a fine balance between simplicity and functionality. You're using it on the go, so you don't have a lot of time to sit there and fumble with the phone to figure it all out. But you also need it to be powerful enough to let... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
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Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
When TweetDeck landed in the Chrome Web Store, it seemed like an indication that it might eventually evolve into a pure HTML5 Web app. Now it looks as though that's exactly what's going to happen, with TweetDeck announcing that a new, not-just-for-Chrome Web client is ready for beta testing. It's... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all... Source: http://www.engadget.com/2014/04/21/samsung-innovation-museum-netflix-raises-prices/?ncid=rss_truncated DISCOVER FINANCIAL... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all... Source: http://www.engadget.com/2014/04/21/samsung-innovation-museum-netflix-raises-prices/?ncid=rss_truncated TIBCO SOFTWARE... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
Available in 5 colors including the Electric Blue that you see above is DRACOdesign’s latest bumper case for Samsung’s latest smartphone, the Galaxy S5. The Supernova bumper is made of ultra-lightweight airplane grade aluminum and provides maximum protection for the S5 smartphone. The bumper edge is raised by 1mm in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
It's relatively easy to clone embryos from the adult stem cells of simpler animals like sheep, but humans have proved challenging. Even an attempt last year only used baby cells. The process just took a gigantic step forward, though, as scientists... Source: http://www.engadget.com/2014/04/21/cloning-from-adult-human-stem-cells/?ncid=rss_truncated CANON MEMC ELECTRONIC MATERIALS MICROSOFT MILLICOM INTL... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
While everyone (and everything) dies in time, just how and when they die has changed a lot in the past few decades; it's not necessarily clear how you're likely to kick the bucket. Thankfully, Bloomberg has used visual data to make sense of death... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/kQsjlPh_FG4/ YAHOO XILINX WESTERN DIGITAL... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
Now I've got you in my space, I won't let go of you/Got you shackled in my embrace, I'm latchin' onto you. This song is slightly creepy. If someone said that to you without context or the banging Disclosure beat to boost it, you'd be like no way, dude. Read... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
This is not a black and white photo but a pencil illustration by 16-year-old Shania McDonag based on a photo of James Fennell. It took her a month to complete and made her win the Texaco Children's Art Competition in Ireland. Read more... Source: http://sploid.gizmodo.com/ultra-realistic-drawing-shows-the-amazing-skills-of-a-1-1565554860/+caseychan PLANAR SYSTEMS PEROT SYSTEMS PALM... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
Joss Whedon might currently be shooting the follow-up to The Avengers, but that hasn't stopped him from making waves with another of his projects. Just moments after In Your Eyes premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, the Firefly creator announced... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/nyaM5iZezA8/ PRICELINECOM QIMONDA QUALCOMM QUANTA COMPUTER RESEARCH IN MOTION Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
Yes, that's right, I said adorable. Because Cueboy Quest really is! You play an 8-bit cowboy whose goal on each level is to get to the door (and thus to the next level), but the door is often locked. To get it to open, you must shoot at one or... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
Okay, I know what you're thinking: chocolate on Download Squad? That's right! That's because Chocomize is one of the nerdiest ways to get chocolate online: it's a website where you customize your own bar using a multi-step process. We've covered Chocomize before in our holiday gift guide, so when they... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
Only visible from the air, the carefully shaped copse of trees known simply as the "Minnesota Forest" has been shaped by a rogue forester over decades to look like its home state. Read more... Source: http://atlasobscura.gizmodo.com/minnesota-has-a-minnesota-shaped-forest-1564873967/+ericlimer HYPERCOM HEWLETT PACKARD CO HEARTLAND PAYMENT SYSTEMS GOOGLE GOOGLE Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
In most games, dying is a bad thing. You have to start all over again, or at least revert to the last save point and lose some progress. Not so in Survival Lab: in this pixelated gem you play as a lone individual pitted against ruthless weapons in a sealed... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
The form fit rear shell of this case is impact resistant for complete protection and quickly slides in and out of the holster for instant phone access. The holster is lined with a soft fabric for a scratch free LG Nexus 5 and the 180-degree swiveling belt clip doubles as... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
Cats love climbing through cozy spaces. That's why the CATable, a beautifully functional work surface with built in tunnels for burrowing, is so appealing to them. In the words of designer Ruan Hao, "It is a table for us, and a paradise for cats." Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/0NRxDg3tho8/this-sleek-table-is-hiding-a-playground-for-cats-1565568977 SKYWORKS SOLUTIONS... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
In BattlePaint, you play a cube. In fact, you're not even a cube -- just a square. But boy, are you fast! And you can shoot in all directions. That's important, because there are baddies coming in from all over the place. The "baddies" are swarms of other squares, in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
You've almost certainly played a game on your phone today. Some beautiful, high-res game with a rainbow of colors and fluid animation. You've got a lot of power in your pocket these days, but portable gaming owes a lot to the chunky old Game Boy, which is 25 years old... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog
The Bang Bang Solar Tent incorporates a solar charging panel so you can keep your devices charged in the great outdoors. Â After all, you don’t want to rough it too much! Â The 5W solar panel charges a lithium storage battery, which can then be used to charge phones,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at ericaroford's blog