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Posted Dec 7, 2016 at orielzuner's blog
Google's been caught up in an antitrust tango with the European Union for years, and since the EU hasn't been thrilled with the search giant's attempted concessions, there might be an extreme new option on the table. According to a report from the... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/BiGgDksHVl4/ Similar Articles: gabriel iglesias frontier... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
As beautiful as the look of the Moto 360 is, there are people who would prefer something that's styled more like a traditional watch. For this, the MB Chronowing, created by fashion designer Michael Bastian and engineered by HP, could be the perfect... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/LPc7eN3WvLs/ Similar Articles: Elizabeth Pena adrian... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Apple has increased security around iCloud and how apps and devices can access your data. One of the newest forms of iCloud security is the use of app-specific passwords. Essentially, any apps that don't support two-step verification, if you have it enabled, will instead need an app-specific password in order... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Sometimes it's easy to forget that racing F1 cars is pretty much insanity. The ridiculous speeds, the punishing G-forces and not to mention the beasts of a machine they call cars. But when you look at a F1 car under thermal vision, you'll never forget how scary it is: they're... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Google Search has picked up a rather substantial update today for iPhone and iPad owners. The app just hit version 4.0 and introduces a handful of new changes and improvements. The last update we covered for Google Search on iOS was back in December when the app was updated for... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Ever wanted to have more control over your dreams? A new study into how electricity affects the brain is enabling scientists to influence the way people sleep, giving hope that it could one day be used to improve the quality of your night's rest. By... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/QBsJbSvpRdc/ Tags: Neighbors michael... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Holy crap. The John Hancock Tower in Chicago rolled out a snazzy scary new attraction for people who visit the top of the skyscraper: windows that tilt down to give you a better view of the ground beneath you. It's like a roller coaster ride for those afraid of heights... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
If you're running an international counterfeiting ring, then yes, you're gonna need some expensive equipment. But for the small-time counterfeiter about town, it's all too easy. Just grab your everyday inkjet printer. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/gyFGxwLFqTc/its-surprisingly-easy-to-print-fake-money-on-an-inkjet-1573134734 Category: Jordan Spieth Hbogo january jones erin andrews jim parsons Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is no stranger to making generally awful (and excessive) patenting decisions, but that doesn't make its latest grant any less absurd. Amazon has officially been granted a patent for its brilliant idea to... take photos on a white background. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/DvQM_e8rWJU/amazons-revolutionary-new-patent-taking-photos-on-a-wh-1573645285... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Bloomberg claims that Microsoft is readying a new, smaller version of its Surface tablet which will use Qualcomm chips and another, larger device that will be powered by Intel silicon. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/Nu2l5rq4qng/bloomberg-claims-that-microsofts-new-smaller-version-o-1572825647 Similar Articles: Damian Lillard bernard hopkins nigella lawson christina aguilera Carolina Kostner Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
A bug has been discovered in iOS 7 that causes email attachments to not be encrypted. Before anyone panics, however, in order for an attacker to exploit the bug they'd need to a) steal your device and, b) brute force or jailbreak-bypass the passcode or password, which c) currently means... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Not all cables are made the same. But if they have the MFI logo (Made For iPhone/iPad/iPod), like this one does, you can count on them working well. I learned that the hard way back in the 30-pin Dock Connector days when I bought a handful of cheap sync cables... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Looks like the new Docs and Sheets apps were harbingers of changes for Google Drive. The good folks at Android Police parsed Drive's new, currently unreleased version and discovered that it no longer has document or sheet editing capabilities. Should... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/Ez_Cqd-MQlM/ Related Topics: Michelle Beadle jimmy fallon Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
If you just got a new iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad then you've got Notification Center. It's Apple's attempt to bring order and sanity to the myriad of alarms, alerts, messages, calls, announcements, and game challenges that flood our daily lives. But first you may need to bring order and... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Want to edit a Google Drive document from your mobile device? Now you'll need not one, but three apps: Google just removed editing capabilities from the Drive app. You'll have to install Docs or Sheets to get your editing powers back. [Android Police via TechMeme] Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/u5QCL5XoVmw/want-to-edit-a-google-drive-document-from-your-mobile-d-1571349151 Tags:... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Earlier in the week, we asked you, dear readers, to help us celebrate the one-year anniversary of Robert Scoble's steamy, Glass-adorned shower photo with a fresh batch of Photoshops. And by god did you ever deliver. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/XhD-TLETilY/+ashleyfeinberg Related Topics: On the Run Tour Halston Sage Sarah Jones... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
These gorgeous silk screen prints by London-based tattoo artist Deno depict bold hieroglyphic towers of electrical energy and human body parts, like black & white totem poles from a future skull cult, some New School universe of pyramids and castles where stairways coil up and over power lines and stars... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2014 at orielzuner'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 Tags: Mitch McGary Tumblr Pro Kickstarter Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Google isn't done upgrading Glass this month just because the KitKat update is out the door. It's rolling out another release this week that should be huge for frequent callers and photographers. You'll no longer miss a phone call just because Glass... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/-WfpiPSLxxA/ Related Topics: Jabari Parker Sarah Jones Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
It's like watching a ballerina dance. It's like seeing an invisible hold never let go. It's a multi-axis laser cutter with such pinpoint accuracy that it never moves from the spot it's set at. It's impossible. If these are our future robot overlords, it makes complete sense. Take me now.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
HBO and Amazon have struck up a multi-year agreement which makes Amazon Instant Video the exclusive online-only subscription service for HBO's shows. As a part of the deal, the recently-launched Fire TV will get HBO Go by the end of the year. Free - Download now Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheIphoneBlog/~3/eg16lmEO72M/story01.htm Related Topics:... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
Rain hitting your windshield can mean dicey road conditions and traffic snags. According to XKCD's What If, the force of those drops hitting your windshield can also destroy your car's windshield. Lesson learned: don't drive at speeds of Mach 1.5 in a downpour if you want your glass to survive.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
What could you build with a budget of $70? For George Gleixner, it's a homemade battery-powered synthesizer. One that's constructed using a circuit bent a children's Hing Hon EK-001 squarewave keyboard no less. What's circuit bending you ask? Well,... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/ECYz82zX6-M/ Tags: weather radar Dancing With the Stars 2014 Htc... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2014 at orielzuner's blog
EE has today announced hitting a new milestone in the rollout of 4G LTE across the UK. The mobile operator has added the 200th town to its supported list, bringing the total coverage to a reported 72 percent. The residents of Rhyl, Wales recently had their LTE connection switched on... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2014 at orielzuner's blog