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Depending on your sensibilities, smart locks might not make much sense in the home -- we don't know, maybe you can't break your keys habit or something. But we think we can all agree on this: Smart locks make a hell of a lot of sense in hotels. Think... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2014 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Remember Coin, the card that promised to put all your credit cards on one handy chunk of plastic , and then suffered from substantial setbacks that may make it useless by the time it comes out ? Well now it has a competitor. This is Plastc, another upcoming supercard with... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2014 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Apple has secured a preliminary approval from the courts for its e-book settlement of $450 million. The class action law suit was filed against Apple on behalf of consumers and 33 states alleging that the iBooks-seller had conspired with five publishers to set e-book prices high, hurting consumers. The case... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2014 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Typing in characters with the little [silver remote]( that comes with the Apple TV can be painful. While the Remote app can help ease the pain, nothing beats a full blown keyboard when it comes to typing. As it happens, you can use a Bluetooth keyboard with your Apple TV.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
A brief history of Christian Bale's ever-changing gut, from 'Newsies' on. By Nick Blake Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1719360/christian-bale-weight-gain-loss.jhtml Related Topics: dolly parton Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Amazon has even more original content coming in 2014, and all of it is going to be shot in 4K. So many pixels (if you have an ultra high-def TV, that is). Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/lAEA9ncDJJI/amazon-is-shooting-all-of-its-original-series-in-4k-nex-1484112868 Similar Articles: target Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
The Oppo N1, a funky swivel-camera smartphone from China, hit U.S. shores this week. If you want to basically guarantee you'll never see another person carrying your phone's twin, this is probably the phone you want. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/JntF4V-jSzY/now-available-oppo-n1-in-the-u-s-1482997546 Related Topics: broncos auburn football jordy nelson Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Susan Boyle is ready to talk about her Asperger's. A year ago, the singer was diagnosed with the syndrome, which is now known in the psychiatric community as autism spectrum disorder. In a new interview for the British Observer, Boyle describes her diagnosis as "a relief" after years of being... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
We may have called the Nexus 5 "the best phone $350 can buy," but its camera didn't exactly impress. The latest version of the Android OS, set to roll out in the "next couple of days," is aimed at fixing that. In an interview with Dave Burke, Google's Director of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
It's Tuesday and time for the Engadget HD Podcast. We hope you'll join us live when the Engadget HD podcast starts recording at 8:30PM. Tonight we, yet again, have more Xbox One and PS4 news, so if you also can't get enough of the new consoles, this is definitely the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Gawker America: We're Fucking Poor, and We're Fucking Scared | io9 THIS is how you photograph a pride of lions | Kotaku PC 2013 Holiday Buyer's Guide | Lifehacker It's No Surprise Anymore: Your Data is Never Safe Online | Defamer Game Of Thrones Jack Gleeson Is Done Acting Once... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
In an ideal, passwords would be secured so tightly that not even the best hacker could get the merest sniff of your details. Sadly, that's not always the case. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/iCc4Wk_Cc1M/the-dumb-ways-some-websites-store-your-passwords-1469553902 Related Topics: Jean Claude Van Damme chicago bears Michael Carter Williams Ronan Farrow yom kippur Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Acer gave its Chromebook line a welcome tune-up when it launched the Haswell-based C720, but the $250 starting price was no doubt disappointing to those who wanted the C7's $200 entry point. The company is accommodating those spendthrifts today with its $200 C720-2848 variant. The only sacrifice is a lower... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Sony didn't waste any time at its PlayStation 4 launch event, coming right out of the gate with news from Naughty Dog about two of the biggest franchises. Uncharted is coming to the PlayStation 4, and while not much information has been revealed, there is a short teaser trailer complete... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Dr. Robert Gallo named first Homer & Martha Gudelsky Distinguished Professor in Medicine PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 12-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Nora Grannell ngrannell@ihv.umaryland.edu 410-706-1954 University of Maryland Medical Center World-renowned AIDS researcher honored at investiture ceremony Baltimore, Md, November 12, 2013 Robert C. Gallo, M.D., has been... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Facebook is one of the most popular iOS apps of all time, so when its crashy, buggy, not downloading, or otherwise causing grief to even a small percentage of the people using it, we hear about it. This time it's with version 6.7.1, released on November 8, which won't download... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Elsevier and the University of Birmingham launch first large scale investigation analyzing discourse PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 6-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Sarah Huggett s.huggett@elsevier.com 44-186-584-3459 Elsevier Corpus linguistics analyzes applied across selection of Elsevier journal content Birmingham, UK, November 6, 2013 Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Though an early version of the video was leaked last week, the official music video for One Direction's "Story of My Life" was released on Sunday (November 3). The Ben Winston directed video features the five members of the boy band in a dark room developing pictures from moments in... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Ellen DeGeneres' Halloween costume this year earns her the booby prize! The 55-year-old talk show host kicked off her special Halloween episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Thursday, Oct. 31, dressed as a scantily-clad Nicki Minaj. "Let me start by saying my eyes are up here," DeGeneres joked. "This... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
All WWE programming, talent names, images, likenesses, slogans, wrestling moves, trademarks, logos and copyrights are the exclusive property of WWE, Inc. and its subsidiaries. All other trademarks, logos and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. © 2013 WWE, Inc. All Rights Reserved. This website is based in the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Credit: iStockphoto Tomorrow at noon, StopWatching.US plans to rally at Washington, D.C.'s Union Station to protest the ransacking of personal privacy by our good friends in the industrial surveillance complex. I'd be surprised if they find a sympathetic ear in this administration or from more than a handful of members... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
NASA sees heavy rain in Typhoon Francisco, now affecting southern Japanese islands PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 23-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Rob Gutro robert.j.gutro@nasa.gov NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center On Oct. 22, 2013 Typhoon Francisco was already affecting the southern islands Japan when the TRMM satellite had a good view... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
If anyone can get someone to Work Bitch, it's most definitely Britney Spears! And that's just what she did when she stopped by Alan Carr's Chatty Man. Not only did she get to break out her whip, but she also got to lay down the law on some of his... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former executive of Bank of America's Countrywide unit told a federal jury on Tuesday that she did not knowingly sell toxic mortgages to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in the run-up to the financial crisis. Rebecca Mairone, a former chief operating officer... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog
Soulja Boy Sued For Bentley Hit-and-Run Breaking News Soulja Boy just got nailed with a lawsuit over an alleged hit-and-run in an accident involving his very expensive Bentley. We broke the story ... one of S.B.'s friends -- Abrahim Mustafa -- was cruising around in the Bentley in January when... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2013 at Alejandro Phelps53's blog