Monthly archive September, 2013

AirBnB Selects Ireland For Europe Headquarters

AirBnB Selects Ireland For Europe Headquarters
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Ever increasing online vacation-rental service AirBnB is planning to set up its European headquarters in Ireland,... Read More →

NASA Joins Instagram

NASA Joins Instagram
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NASA has officially joined Instagram, so anyone who enjoys sharing photos of the universe, be prepeared to be seriously... Read More →

Facebook Tests Auto-Play Video Ads

Facebook Tests Auto-Play Video Ads
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Social networking site Facebook is testing videos that play automatically on mobile versions of its service, thus... Read More →

Fetch, Boy! Canine Remote Control System Invented

Fetch, Boy! Canine Remote Control System Invented
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As creepy as it may sound, scientists have come up with a canine remote control system that will make our furry friends... Read More →

Twitter IPO Ready

Twitter IPO Ready
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Social media giant Twitter is very much mainstream in most people's lives today and has come to chronicle everything... Read More →

Scientists Say Dinosaur DNA Cannot Be Pulled From Amber Fossils

Scientists Say Dinosaur DNA Cannot Be Pulled From Amber Fossils
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A team of UK scientists have said that it is virtually impossible to extract genetic information from fossils that have... Read More →

Ring Clock: A Unique Watch for Your Finger

Ring Clock: A Unique Watch for Your Finger
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Although largely taken out of fashion by the smartphone and smartwatch age, timepieces are fighting back. So if... Read More →

Nettlebox: View Real TIme 3D Images From All Angles

Nettlebox: View Real TIme 3D Images From All Angles
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Nettlebox: View Real TIme 3D Images From All Angles Russian startup Nettle is showcasing a holographic gaming set-up at Disrupt SF’s Hardware Alley costing $28,000. The Nettlebox, as its called, consists of a 3D plasma display, with four fisheye lens infrared Read More →

NASA’s Vegetable Patch In Space

NASA’s Vegetable Patch In Space
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NASA is all set to grow vegetables on a patch 230 miles above Earth. The Vegetable Production System (VEGGIE) program... Read More →

Panasonic Pulling Out Of The Smartphone Market

Panasonic Pulling Out Of The Smartphone Market
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When was the last time you saw someone using a Panasonic phone? I had to dig deep into my memory bank for this, and I... Read More →

IBM Sells Customer Care Unit For $505M

IBM Sells Customer Care Unit For $505M
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IBM has signed an agreement that will see Synnex acquire Big Blue’s worldwide customer care business process... Read More →

Disney Research Develops Talking Fingertips

Disney Research Develops Talking Fingertips
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Disney Research in Pittsburgh has developed a device that can transmit sound through the human body. The technology... Read More →

Meet Tamu Massif – the World’s Largest Volcano

Meet Tamu Massif – the World’s Largest Volcano
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You thought Mauna Loa was big? Think again, as scientists have just discovered what they believe to be the world’s... Read More →

Amazon Unveils New Kindle Paperwhite

Amazon Unveils New Kindle Paperwhite
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Amazon last week unveiled its new Kindle Paperwhite ebook reader in what probably one of the most understated events of... Read More →

Groupon Acquires Blink App

Groupon Acquires Blink App
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We all love a great deal, don't we? And online deals just seem better (maybe that's psychological?).  Whether it's... Read More →

Developers Get Early Access To Windows 8.1

Developers Get Early Access To Windows 8.1
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Microsoft have given in to developers and allowed them to have early access of Windows 8.1. The company had announced... Read More →

Sony Launches Video Unlimited 4K

Sony Launches Video Unlimited 4K
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Do you remember the days when Sony was the big name in consumer tech? I do, but the tech realm is such a capricious... Read More →

Kapture: A Wearable Mic For Life Logging

Kapture: A Wearable Mic For Life Logging
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A Kickstarter project that launched this week wants to put a microphone on your wrist, for constant audio monitoring,... Read More →