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Klipsch makes some great earbuds, and Lifehacker readers loved the Image S4 line in particular . Today, Best Buy is offering them up for only $40, or you can pay $10 more to get a set with a built in mic and media playback controls. Read more... Source: Related... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Turns out T-Mobile isn't the only carrier with some tablet data incentives this week, as Verizon has just posted its own promotion for some "free" data. While it doesn't approach T-Mobile's offering of a completely free 200MB for the lifetime of your device, Verizon is giving customers who activate a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Omarwilliams58's blog
If you're still concerned over whether or not Apple services and software were affected by the Heartbleed vulnerability found in OpenSSL that took many web companies by surprise, Apple has now given an official statement on the matter. Source: Tags: Hunter Hayes Judge Joe Brown cbs nhl Lebron James... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Omarwilliams58's blog
A few minutes walk from the hub of Oxford Circus, Samsung's new Experience store in the heart of London is nothing if not underwhelming on approach. Tucked away under scaffolding and hoarding, and flanked by roadworks on one side and Clarks on the... Source: Similar Articles: Dan Bilzerian Aroldis... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Omarwilliams58'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. Today we've got updates to Microsoft Office on the iPhone, a popular gaming... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Omarwilliams58's blog
It's been over 12 years, folks: It's time to let that aging operating system go. In case the insistent cries of all your favorite applications and anyone who's used your computer recently weren't enough indication, we're here to make it totally clear... Source: Category: Crimea Guardians of the Galaxy... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Omarwilliams58's blog
A coalition of 100 investors announced plans to build a "Chinese-controlled economic zone" populated by skyscrapers and luxury residences. Their new city will be in Kenya, but the goal is to "match the glamour of Dubai." What would motivate investors to go to the trouble of building a massive new... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Omarwilliams58's blog
It's all well and good being able to call upon your own pocketable Siri butler, but I don't remember Bruce Wayne's buddy Alfred relying on a Wi-Fi or mobile data connection before he could stitch up his crime-fighting boss. Read more... Source: Similar Articles: March Madness 2014 Oscar Pistorius... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Omarwilliams58's blog
How's this for a freaking view? The Pole House in Fairhaven, Australia towers 131 feet over a wooded hill. From this vantage point on solid ground it looks like some kind of crazy domestic hovercraft, but once you're inside it's all horizon all the time through the unobstructed floor-to-ceiling windows.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Omarwilliams58's blog
We didn't learn too much about Britney Spears from last night's E! documentary I Am Britney Jean. But she did say something very revealing in an interview on Saturday: she thinks about retiring. Source: Related Topics: Short Hills mall sprint lamar odom Josh McCown tesla Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Amazon's Gold Box is bursting at the seams today with SD cards, Micro SD cards, and a few other mobile accessories from Sony. As always, we've broken out a few of the best deals below (all representing the lowest prices ever), but be sure to check out the entire list... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
CES 2014 is set to be a big one for Martian with new voice commands and a new watch This year at CES Martian Watches is set to debut some new voice command features as well as a brand new watch. After winning Best of CES last year Martian Watches... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
On the twelfth day of Christmas AC and Sprint gave to me ... A Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini The good people at Sprint have partnered with us to do something awesome for the holidays, and we're giving away a great Samsung phone or tablet every day for 12 days. We've... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Instagram and its many filters may be responsible for the wave of faux nostalgia, but now that the year's winding down, it's time for some actual nostalgia. Today, Instagram released their year-end review, and, well, it's pretty much exactly what you'd expect. But it's also a great excuse to post... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
CalDigit's Thunderbolt Station is one of a new class of peripherals designed for Thunderbolt-equipped Macs. It uses the prodigious bandwidth of the Thunderbolt connection on new Macs to connect a variety of peripherals over USB, Thunderbolt, Ethernet and more. Does it work well, and is it worth the money? Let's... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Sending support far away to Eastern Europe, Hayden Panettiere and George Clooney encouraged government protestors in the Ukraine. As crowds gathered to oppose the government after it backed out of a trade deal with the EU under pressure from Russia, the "Nashville" star joined her Ukranian fiancée Wladimir Klitschko among... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Most of the videos you can find of Rubik's Cube-manipulating robots are purpose-built to solve the puzzle in record time. But Baxter, designed as an affordable and easy-to-teach replacement for assembly line workers, isn't designed for any specific task. And that's what makes watching him solve a cube even more... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books dealing with the subject of technology that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the read. Stuxnet's Secret Twin (4,176 words) by Ralph... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
You can't quite call it a synchronized release -- a day after announcing Goodreads availability for its Fire HD and HDX tablets, the Amazon-owned social reading network is hitting the Kindle Paperwhite. As with that release, you can wait for an over-the-air update over the next couple of weeks, or... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Warranties for 2012 and 2013 Dev Editions will be reinstated if previously voided for unlocking In an interesting step towards pleasing the hacking community, Motorola has announced today two changes to the way it handles Developer Edition devices. First up, a change is being made to the process of requesting... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Google has made its app translation service available to all Android developers to enable them to offer their apps in different languages. The service, first previewed in May at Google I/O, allows developers to purchase professional app translations through the Google Play Developer Console from third-party service providers at prices... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Sculptures proposed for the entrance to a national park in Coimbra, Portugal, are 3D-printed out of local soil, cork, and sand. The faceted shapes—designed by three architecture students at the Bartlett School in London—would create pavilions and rest stops for visitors. [DesignBoom] Read more... Source: Tags: CCSU college board... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
UTHealth study aims to change traditional approach to preventing pressure ulcers PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 12-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Edgar Veliz 713-500-3307 University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston HOUSTON (Nov. 11, 2013) A study led by Nancy Bergstrom, Ph.D., associate dean at The University of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
The rocky rollout of Windows 8.1 should serve as a reminder for consumers, software developers, hardware vendors, enterprise IT pros, and Microsoft itself that a period of careful testing and analysis must precede the release and installation of an operating system update. After it shipped on Oct. 17, Windows 8.1... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog
Lerude pens biography on Robert Laxalt PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 5-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Jill Stockton 775-784-4783 University of Nevada, Reno 'Robert Laxalt: Story of a Storyteller' sheds light into the less illuminated corners of Laxalt's personal and career sagas The Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2013 at Omarwilliams58's blog