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A woman cleans the floor prior to a session at the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012. Michel Euler/Associated Press hide caption itoggle caption Michel Euler/Associated Press A woman cleans the floor prior to a session at the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
When Foursquare announced plans to split check-ins off into their own app last week, it didn't reveal too many details on how the finer points -- like Mayorships -- would factor in. Well, starting today, those virtual offices are safe until Swarm... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/7lBNjYGWmo4/ Similar Articles: Rich Homie Quan 2048... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Sonos announced several weeks back that they were going to have a new version of their Controller app coming, and though they've had users beta testing it for a while, today we're getting our first glimpse at how it looks. And it looks good. The app brings the features we... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
That stupid bird—it could be a mosquito, a fly, the hot wind, plans I don't want to follow up on, a lost remote, commercials, pop up ads, a computer fan running, whatever—that keeps bothering me when all I want to do is nothing and not move and never think is... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Along with announcing that the White House's newest solar array has become operational, the administration has also revealed its latest set of solar and energy initiatives. The new presidential array covers only the part of the residence where the... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/nndRm73TSqM/ Related Topics: Earth ncaa bracket Cosmos once upon a... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Remember the news that Netflix was set to raise its prices ? Well, it's just happened across the Atlantic, with prices rising by £1 and €1 in the UK and Europe, to £6.99 and €7.99 respectively (though current users get a 2-year price freeze). Can't be too long until something... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
We hope you're happy with 4G, because 5G's magical land of unicorns and 10Gbps speeds still isn't coming until 2020 or so. However, Japanese carrier DoCoMo is still hard at work developing the tech and has now begun trials with some formidable... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/wPBjzwiMmmE/ Tags: 2014 Ncaa Bracket Daylight Savings... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and I talk Apple vs Samsung case, what's going on with the iWatch and Apple TV, predictions for WWDC, and more. Subscribe and download: TWiT.TV Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheIphoneBlog/~3/rX-d4x65zTI/story01.htm Tags: boxing news Tony Nominations 2014 Mt Everest Aroldis Chapman dr seuss Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
After 15 years of work, scientists have successfully created a living cell that contains two unnatural DNA building blocks. The breakthrough brings us one step closer to being able to synthesize cells that can produce drugs on demand. It even opens the door to a future where we could create... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
iTunes Match is great, but what happens when you hit the 25,000 song limit? The solution isn't pretty You can keep iTunes Radio, Spotify, Pandora and the like. I like collecting my music, just as I have since I was a kid. I'll never sell my audio CDs or get... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Every day dozens and dozens of new and updated apps and games hit the iOS and Mac App Stores. It's impossible to keep up with them all, but it's not impossible to pick out the very best. Here they are! Today we've got games, games and more games and some... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
DNA sequencing can already tell us a lot about our ancestors—but now, a new technique developed by an international team of scientists allows them to pinpoint a person's geographical origin—going back 1,000 years. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/_xdB4D0Q7nI/dna-sequences-can-trace-your-ancestors-to-within-30-mil-1571773851 Category: Gabriel Garcia Marquez 2014 NCAA tournament Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
At times it may seem ridiculous, but some of the scenes in this real life parkour version of Spider-Man are actually quite impressive. The editing and the use of aerial drones help, but overall is good. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/Y9Tp73JR6_E/+caseychan Tags: ncaa basketball april fools day UFC 171 ihop Michael... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
An anonymous individual claiming to be a former Google employee posted detailed allegations about the search giant on Pastebin today. The self-stylized whistleblower claimed that Google managers directly ordered employees to steal money from publishers through AdSense, its ad placement service, and that the scheme has been active for years.... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
The follow-up to NASA's rather Toy Story-esque Z-1 spacesuit was decided this week, thanks to an online poll. Three options were up for the task of being the next cover layer to protect the Z-2, and after garnering 63 percent of the vote, the... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/jDlFUDO21_I/ Tags: passover school stabbing... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's PR push to explain his proposed new meaning of net neutrality continued today at The Cable Show 2014. Speaking directly to executives of the cable broadband industry, Wheeler claimed anyone opposing net neutrality and an... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/rG4hzbP2pTA/ Related Topics: Lake Bell scarlett johansson nfl revenge Whats... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Fitness trackers are basically a grown-up excuse to mess around with a gadget under the guise of self-betterment. But why should adults have all the fun? Kids' electronics maker LeapFrog just unveiled the LeapBand, a wrist-worn fitness tracker that encourages kids to get up and do stuff. Read more... Source:... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Samsung has just announced the Galaxy K Zoom, a slim smartphone that looks like the offspring of a Galaxy S5 and a Samsung Galaxy Camera. It's half smartphone, half camera, with 10-times optical zoom via a retracting lens. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/puixjQNNLh4/samsung-galaxy-k-zoom-a-crazy-phone-camera-hybrid-with-1568917049 Category: good friday bubba watson Mexico vs USA... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Vine, Twitter's six-second looping video app, just pushed another big update to its website, and it looks strangely familiar. It's got playlists, channels, trending tags, and a "popular now" curated feed. And you no longer have to be a Vine user to use it. In short, it looks a hell... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Between winning an injunction against a rival and proving that its reusable rocket works, it's been a pretty good week for SpaceX. As a victory lap, the company has once-again test fired its Falcon9R rocket, and unlike last time, filmed it from the... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/LtSG3TzM0p8/ Related Topics: the band perry Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Heading to prom this year? Grab these iPhone apps to help you plan better, budget smarter, and party harder! Looking for the best iPhone apps to help you prepare for your prom? For many juniors and seniors at many schools, prom is just around the corner and that means it's... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Turns out you don't need a shady, possibly-issued-from-the-governor lane closure on a major bridge to jam traffic. The sensor and signaling infrastructure on our streets is so vulnerable that all you need to wreak widespread havoc is a laptop. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/129L5O2mDKs/its-amazingly-easy-to-hack-our-traffic-data-and-cause-g-1569982724 Category: champs ncaa march madness nfl free... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
Your religious neighbor may have been wrong about the satanic messages hidden in your new-fangled rock music, but researchers at Disney have figured out a very real way to hide data within songs. In a new study, they explain how the next concert or movie you go to could broadcast... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
You know what a photocopying machine is, I know what a photocopying machine is, but this IT guy has decided he does not. This very real transcript from the Ohio Supreme Court follows seven minutes of absurd yet somehow perfectly logical arguments over what a photocopying machine really is—in legal... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog
FCC chairman and former big telecom lobbyist Tom Wheeler just said in a blog post that he's won't hesitate to use Title II of the Communications Act of 1934 if he has to. This is the authority the FCC uses to regulate telephone companies. It's also a move that's sure... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2014 at Hurstjohnathon806's blog