Menu
Swatch announces to make Batteries with Unmatched Storage Capacity

Swatch announces to make Batteries with Unmatched Storage Capacity

Harrison Ford returns in Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner Sequel

Harrison Ford returns to Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner Sequel

The Science Behind The Dress

The Science Behind The Dress

Star Trek's Renaissance Man Leonard Nimoy, dead at 83

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Renaissance Man, Dead at 83

Apple Watch Will Ditch the Car Keys and Remind Users to Exercise

Apple Watch Will Ditch the Car Keys and Remind Users to Exercise

Browser

Google Chrome Compiles Javascript in the Background to Speed Up Web Apps

Google Chrome Compiles Javascript in the Background to Speed Up Web Apps Google Chrome has been literally taken for a spin by the moon-shot makers. This browser has been given a twist which will increase its speed way more than the previous snail’s pace. This is good news for the loyal user base of this browser.

Feb 14 2014, 7:55am CST

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now As most commentators, myself included, predicted last fall, a federal appellate court has vacated the FCC’s controversial 2010 “net neutrality” rules, holding that the agency wildly exceeded its authority to regulate...

Jan 24 2014, 8:10am CST

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated I haven’t had any coworkers in five years now. Well, at least none that I see or hear on a daily basis. I’m a freelance journalist, one of many occupations these days that allows the complete and total freedom to work...

Jan 23 2014, 6:16am CST

Samsung SM-W750V rumored Windows Phone 8-based smart phone was spotted online

Samsung SM-W750V rumored Windows Phone 8-based smart phone was spotted online The famous Korean tech giant and gadget manufacturer, Samsung Inc might be soon joining the arena of Windows Phone 8 powered smart phone league, if a brand new leaked info is to be believed.

Jan 21 2014, 8:52am CST

Drew Barrymore Believes in “Do as I Say, Don’t Do as I Do!”

Drew Barrymore has No Regrets The freedom-loving actress and mother, Drew Barrymore has no regrets on her past. Barrymore said that she wouldn’t allow her daughter when she grows up to pose naked in Playboy. The fact that she herself bared all at the tender age of 19 makes no difference to Drew. It looks like she truly believes in the “do as I say, don’t do as I do” motto.

Jan 21 2014, 4:36am CST

Google and the Social CRM Business

Google and the Social CRM Business Relax, CRM vendors. Google is not getting into the customer relationship management business (CRM) anytime soon. But they should. Google seems to understand the Social CRM needs of small and medium sized companies...

Jan 20 2014, 9:13am CST

Fireweb, LG's first ever Firefox OS based handset shows up at the CES

Fireweb, LG's first ever Firefox OS based handset shows up at the CES Korean tech. giant, LG's first-ever Firefox OS based handset has already been making the Latina rounds in the Brazil, where it has been since the last October. And while none of us have heard much about the US availability on the Fireweb device, the handset did show up at the International CES 2014, alongside a smattering of the other already-announced smart phone devices running on this newly entered mobile operating system.

Jan 20 2014, 6:24am CST

Google Chrome's Little Fix Is A Big Deal

Google Chrome's Little Fix Is A Big Deal Yes! Finally! After years of my huffing and puffing about the inability for browsers to deal with the issue of “phantom audio” (that is: “Which of my dozen browser tabs that sound coming from?”), Google Chrome finally...

Jan 19 2014, 3:31pm CST

Chrome Adds Welcome Relief To Noisy Tabs And Windows 8 Metro Interface

Chrome Adds Welcome Relief To Noisy Tabs And Windows 8 Metro Interface The newest stable version of Chrome (version 32) now has a way of seeing tabs that are playing audio, whether it’s music or the sound track of a video. It’s a big help for those of us who hate having to listen to sound...

Jan 17 2014, 5:31pm CST

Google Builds Mindshare For Dart App Framework With Virtual Machines On Runnable

Google Builds Mindshare For Dart App Framework With Virtual Machines On Runnable Google announced today that it will distribute working demos its Dart app framework through Runnable, the Palo Alto startup that has been dubbed the “YouTube of code.” Runnable creates virtual machines in your browser...

Jan 16 2014, 10:26am CST

Bitcoin Breaks Out, You Can Now Pay The IRS In Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Breaks Out, You Can Now Pay The IRS In Cryptocurrency As bitcoin moves away from being known only to the tech cognoscenti and becomes a real viable currency that is adopted broadly, more organizations arise that look to leverage all this attention and add something of...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

BitTorrent Creator's New Software DissidentX Hides Secrets In Plain Sight

BitTorrent Creator's New Software DissidentX Hides Secrets In Plain Sight Encryption tools help people keep secrets. Bram Cohen has a more subtle ambition: he wants to help people keep secret the act of keeping secrets. For the last year Cohen, who created the breakthrough file-sharing...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

I4U news

Major change unlikely despite open-Internet ruling Court's ruling against open-Internet rules won't mean major changes to access NEW YORK (AP) — Don't expect major changes to how you access your favorite websites and services despite a federal appeals...

Jan 14 2014, 11:26pm CST

Entrepreneurs Should Check Out This Gathering

Entrepreneurs Should Check Out This Gathering I recommend that entrepreneurs – regardless of where they live – check out the New York Tech Meetup (NYTM). This monthly mini-conference – which sells out in minutes – fills an 860-seat auditorium and a secondary...

Jan 14 2014, 9:06am CST

How To Reinstall Windows And Your Programs In 20 Minutes

How To Reinstall Windows And Your Programs In 20 Minutes Did your PC or laptop run faster when you bought it? An often over-looked fact is that by simply re-installing Microsoft Windows, your system run just like new again – snappy and responsive. If your system has been on...

Jan 13 2014, 6:01am CST

Jolla Review: Some Rough Edges, But This Linux Smartphone Shows Promise

Jolla Review: Some Rough Edges, But This Linux Smartphone Shows Promise Jolla was formed in late 2011 from a number of former Nokia Engineers who had been working on a number of Linux-based operating systems and handsets (including the Nokia N9). Just over two years later, their first...

Jan 12 2014, 7:56pm CST

HD Everything and Internet of Toothbrushes at CES 2014

HD Everything and Internet of Toothbrushes at CES 2014 Sorry, did I say Internet of Toothbrushes? Maybe I meant Internet of Things. It’s definitely arrived though, for you can connect all sorts of mundane things to the interwebs now, including even your toothbrush. OK,...

Jan 10 2014, 3:11pm CST

I4U news

4 Reasons Your Website Is Scaring People Away Most small business owners aren’t web designers, so we entrust our online presence to a professional. As the internet has evolved, however, consumers have become savvier about what they will/will not tolerate in a...

Jan 10 2014, 11:31am CST

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014 This is the third year in a row that I’ve asked friends and colleagues of mine to make predictions for the coming year. In the past, when I’ve done these predictions, I’ve turned to mostly traders who follow public...

Jan 6 2014, 10:16pm CST

I4U news

New software battle coming to smart TVs New battle comes to smart TVs as Firefox, LG, others promote competing software NEW YORK (AP) — More choice — and confusion — is coming to the next generation of TVs. At least three new...

Jan 6 2014, 2:46pm CST

I4U news

Social Media Plus Cooperation Can Prevent Target Credit Card Problems The 40 million credit and debit cards affected by Target’s security breach has finally put the dangers of online shopping in the spotlight or, rather, it has highlighted the weakness of real time and accurate...

Jan 5 2014, 6:41am CST

Why Mobile In The Enterprise Must Adapt Or Die

Why Mobile In The Enterprise Must Adapt Or Die Admit it: Nearly every piece of business software that you have used over the last few years is confusing, poorly designed and, more often than not, makes you want to do something to your computer that would turn you...

Jan 3 2014, 8:26am CST

The Curious Case Of The Chromebook: Is It Really A Hit?

The Curious Case Of The Chromebook: Is It Really A Hit? As 2013 closes, we are left with a bit of a puzzle in technology. The Chromebook, a browser-based, almost computer, designed by Google is definitely more popular than ever. But is it really catching on? And if so with...

Dec 31 2013, 8:26am CST

If Everyone Is Buying Chromebooks, Who Is Using Them?

If Everyone Is Buying Chromebooks, Who Is Using Them? The rise of the Chromebook has Microsoft worried, as Forbes’ Jason Evangelho explains. A recent study by the NPD Group says that the Chromebook platform has reached 9.6% share in North American business and institutions...

Dec 30 2013, 7:41am CST

Here's Why Microsoft Is Worried About Google Chromebooks

Here's Why Microsoft Is Worried About Google Chromebooks In 2012, Google's Chromebooks captured a laughable 0.2% of computer purchases within United States-based businesses and institutions. Thus far in 2013? Chromebook penetration has skyrocketed to a 9.6% share, and a...

Dec 29 2013, 12:36pm CST

First Look At SketchFab: A Youtube For 3D Files

First Look At SketchFab: A Youtube For 3D Files SketchFab is a web service to publish, share and embed interactive 3D models in real-time. Put simply, the site is part of a growing network of online 3D software to enable artistes, designers, and lay users to design...

Dec 28 2013, 1:01pm CST

I4U news

Google's Threat To Microsoft, Chromebooks Are Now 21% Of Notebooks And 10% Of All Computers And Tablets These figures rather surprised me as I jut hadn’t realised quite how much Chrome OS had penetrated the marketplace. Those Scroogled ads from Microsoft are now making more sense as a reaction to the very real threat that...

Dec 28 2013, 10:11am CST

Twenty Four Hours With The Jolla Smartphone

Twenty Four Hours With The Jolla Smartphone Just before the Christmas celebrations started, FedEx delivered a small and long-awaited package from Finland. Jolla, the smartphone company that rose from the ashes of the Linux powered N9 from Nokia. Having supported...

Dec 27 2013, 7:56pm CST

[Engadget]

Nokia Here Maps Pulled form App Store due to iOS 7 user experience woes Here Maps yanked form App Store

Dec 27 2013, 11:28am CST

The LEET Pure PC - A PS4 And Xbox One Killer For Your Entertainment Room

The LEET Pure PC - A PS4 And Xbox One Killer For Your Entertainment Room Home theatre PCs (HTPCs) have been around for more than a decade, but they remain fairly niche additions to your living room or entertainment room. This is despite the fact they’re actually more flexible in many ways...

Dec 24 2013, 4:16am CST

Kindle Paperwhite Review: If Only Every E-Book Reader Was This Good

Kindle Paperwhite Review: If Only Every E-Book Reader Was This Good Amazon is at the top of the tree in terms of e-ink based readers. With the Kindle devices now in their sixth generation, how does the 2013 version of the Kindle Paperwhite measure up to the task of on-the-go reading of...

Dec 22 2013, 7:11pm CST

Not The Top 5 Indie Games Of 2013

Not The Top 5 Indie Games Of 2013 2013, it is fair to say , has been something of a banner year for indie gaming. It was a year that saw games like Gone Home take gaming from the tech section to the Arts desk. It saw a subversive counterpoint to reports...

Dec 22 2013, 11:11am CST

5 Top SEO And Online Marketing Trends For 2014

5 Top SEO And Online Marketing Trends For 2014 I first met Bart Gibby, VP of SEO for fast growing Utah firm Boostability, in October, when I spoke on Crisis PR at a local evening meeting of Salt Lake’s search marketing professional association, SLC/SEM. Boostability...

Dec 21 2013, 10:26pm CST

Google Remembers Where You Were

Google Remembers Where You Were A recent story on TechCrunch highlighted a little-known feature of Google's mapping services; the ability to record and display a daily history of your whereabouts. The feature is called Location History and is...

Dec 21 2013, 10:36am CST

I4U news

Facebook prices secondary stock offering at $55.05 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to reap $2.3 billion in secondary stock offering priced at $55.05 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook has priced a secondary offering of its stock at $55.05 a share in a deal that...

Dec 20 2013, 5:51pm CST

Chromecast Users Can Now Stream Google Play Movies and Music Directly From the Web

Chromecast Users Can Now Stream Google Play Movies and Music Directly From the Web Google has now added Chromecast support to the web version of Google Play. Chromecast users are now able to stream Google Play movies and music on their TVs directly from the web.

Dec 13 2013, 1:22am CST

Chrome apps now available for the Mac

Chrome apps now available for the Mac Not everyone is a fan of Apple' Safari browser. And, for a few, Google's Chrome browser offers more functionality and a pool of apps. Google knows this, and today the company is launching Chrome apps for Mac. Users may...

Dec 12 2013, 1:46am CST

NSA allegedly using Google cookies to track suspects

NSA allegedly using Google cookies to track suspects Who would have thought that Google's cookies, which have been the subject of numerous privacy debates, will be used by the NSA to zero in on suspects.

Dec 11 2013, 12:46am CST