Apple is a “boring operations company”, says former long time employee

By - Jan 19, 2017 9:56pm AST
Business/Finance- Apple may be a money spinning cash cow, but with Steve Jobs no longer at the helm, former employees are slowly coming out with what’s really going on behind the… Continue Reading

Swedish supermarket using lasers to label fruits to save on unnecessary plastic wrapping

By - Jan 19, 2017 12:26am AST
Technology- Nature & More, in conjunction with Swedish supermarket chain ICA, will soon be using lasers to label its organic fruits and vegetables to cut down on plastic wrapping usage. Organic… Continue Reading

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Airbus to test flying car prototype by the end of this year

By - Jan 18, 2017 1:15am AST
Featured- Flying cars from The Fifth Element may soon be a thing as Airbus is pushing towards testing a flying car concept by the end of this year. When you hear… Continue Reading

Tesla driver stuck in the desert after losing cellphone signal

By - Jan 18, 2017 12:50am AST
Transportation- Ryan Negri learned the hard way that it’s not a good idea to drive his Tesla Model S in areas where there is no cellphone signal. He decided to take… Continue Reading

High performance “Game Mode” coming to Windows 10

By - Jan 17, 2017 1:10am AST
Entertainment- Windows 10 gamers are in for some good news as Microsoft officially announced an enhanced “Game Mode” set to improve system video gaming performance. Mike Ybarra, Head of Platform Engineering… Continue Reading

Your iPhone may soon be built entirely by a robot

By - Jan 15, 2017 11:43pm AST
Business/Finance- The robots are taking over! Foxconn Electronics in China has announced that it plans to automate its entire workforce in its efforts to increase output and decrease production costs. The… Continue Reading

Comcast ranks as America’s most hated company

By - Jan 15, 2017 9:49pm AST
Business/Finance- Comcast just can’t seem to get it right as they once again bottom out across various customer satisfaction metrics. 24/7 Wall St. put together a list of the most hated… Continue Reading

Uber begins operations in Trinidad from Monday 16th

By - Jan 14, 2017 9:52pm AST
Business/Finance- After Uber announced its intentions to operate in Trinidad and Tobago, the company has gotten the go-ahead to begin service from Monday 16th, 2017. The ride-sharing service has announced that… Continue Reading

SpaceX launches first 10 of 70 Iridium NEXT satellites into space

By - Jan 14, 2017 3:14pm AST
Science/Space- After a perfect launch and secondary booster recovery mission, SpaceX has gone on to deliver the first 10 of at 70 new Iridium NEXT satellites into Low Earth Orbit. The… Continue Reading

SpaceX successfully lands another Falcon 9 rocket on a sea barge

By - Jan 14, 2017 2:17pm AST
Science/Space- SpaceX is back at it again after having to pause their rocket program after an explosion 4 months ago. After an extensive investigation, corrective measures were put in place in… Continue Reading

National Geographic Instagram account hacked

By - Dec 30, 2016 8:20pm AST
Technology- If you’re one of the 66 million followers of the National Geographic Instagram page, you may have noticed th not so ordinary post below. It turns out that the page… Continue Reading

Amazon wins patent for flying warehouse

By - Dec 29, 2016 10:51pm AST
Technology- First there were drones, now there are going to be flying warehouses? In an effort to cut down on delivery time to its customers, Amazon secured a patent to bring… Continue Reading

Tesla Autopilot predicts and avoids accident two cars ahead

By - Dec 28, 2016 9:34pm AST
Technology- Tesla’s latest Autopilot software update has proven its worthiness after successfully predicting and avoiding an accident two cars ahead. The upgraded Autopilot program comes as part of an OTA update… Continue Reading

Korean Air relaxes policy on taser usage on its flights

By - Dec 28, 2016 8:17pm AST
Travel- Following a mid-flight incident gone viral, Korean Air has quickly revisited its policy regarding taser usage by flight attendants. Just a week ago, Richard Marx, a pop rock singer (and… Continue Reading

Microsoft admits Windows 10 upgrade campaign was too aggressive

By - Dec 27, 2016 10:10pm AST
Technology- Microsoft’s campaign to upgrade to Windows 10 slowly went from something that we looked forward to, to something that was more than a nuisance and borderline qualified as malware. In… Continue Reading

You’ve been using these emojis the wrong way all this time

By - Dec 21, 2016 9:36pm AST
Technology- With hundreds of available emojis slowly replacing regular text expressions, some of them can be a bit confusing to use, or at least they’re not used as intended by the… Continue Reading

Germany wants to fine social media sites €500,000 for each fake story published

By - Dec 19, 2016 11:30pm AST
Technology- The war between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton brought to light amajor problem plaguing social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. Fake news. We’re not going to get into which… Continue Reading

This parrot does a pretty good “Ok Google” impression

By - Dec 18, 2016 10:30pm AST
Entertainment- There is not much to be said here other than that this African Grey parrot does a pretty decent job of imitating the “Ok Google” sound clip on Android phones…. Continue Reading

This tool can crack credit card numbers in just 6 seconds

By - Dec 12, 2016 10:23pm AST
Technology- If you didn’t know by now, credit card numbers are actually based on a mathematical equation. Many websites can validate a credit card number using the The Luhn or mod… Continue Reading

Here are the highest earning YouTubers of 2016

By - Dec 11, 2016 10:50pm AST
Entertainment- 10 years ago, when we spoke about a high paying salary, we would think about something traditional like a doctor or lawyer. With the explosion of e-commerce, people have found… Continue Reading

PewDiePie trolls the world by deleting 2nd channel, but here’s the hidden message behind it all

By - Dec 9, 2016 10:50pm AST
Entertainment- PewDiePie has done it again, this time trolling the media in a really big way. In this installment of YouTube drama, PewDiePie raises two issues, the first being the alleged… Continue Reading

Android and iOS market share stagnant while Windows Phone OS slowly dies

By - Dec 1, 2016 10:03pm AST
Technology- As we head into the last month of 2016, we have yet another bundle of mobile market share statistics to play with. After two major handset releases (iPhone 7 and… Continue Reading

Firefox market share recovers while Chrome growth slows

By - Dec 1, 2016 9:07pm AST
Technology- As we head into December, the browser market share statistics roll in once again, this time for the month of November 2016. Based on data from NetMarketShare, Firefox has recovered… Continue Reading

Over 1 million Google accounts compromised thanks to old Android software

By - Nov 30, 2016 10:37pm AST
Technology- Over 13,000 Google accounts are being compromised on a daily basis thanks to outdated Android software, according to Check Point, a software security firm. They documented over 1 million cases… Continue Reading

Ready for an iPhone flip phone? It may be in the works

By - Nov 29, 2016 8:04pm AST
Technology- Apple may finally be growing tired of their Plain Jane iPhone design. According to a recently approved patent, the company seems interested in developing a phone with a folding, flip-style… Continue Reading

Tired of drones buzzing about? This gun can take them down from 2km away

By - Nov 28, 2016 11:39pm AST
Technology- If you’re sick and tired of hearing drones buzzing about the place, or just want to prepare for the dronepocaplyse, the Dronegun by DroneShield may be the right solution for… Continue Reading

Google to punish mobile websites with hard-to-close pop-ups

By - Nov 27, 2016 11:16pm AST
Technology- Good Guy Google is one again fighting bad web practices with its plans to punish sites that use hard-to-close pop-ups and interstitials. In the age of aggressive email campaigns, promotions,… Continue Reading

If you didn’t believe global warming is an issue, here’s the visual proof

By - Nov 3, 2016 11:27pm AST
Science/Space- It’s no surprise that the polar ice caps grow and melt depending on the time of year, but record global heat levels have resulted in significantly slower regrowth at the… Continue Reading

Windows 10 market share flat lines for a 2nd month in a row; Apple OSX sinks

By - Nov 1, 2016 10:36pm AST
Technology- It looks like Windows 10 is finally flat lining shortly after Microsoft discontinued its year of free upgrades. This is according to the latest statistics from NetMarketShare. Microsoft’s aggressive push… Continue Reading

Meet the man behind the Smash Mouth Evanescence cover

By - Oct 30, 2016 5:04pm AST
Entertainment- If you haven’t heard about Jon Sudano, then maybe you’ve come across the below ‘cover’ video. The video first came up in my YouTube recommendations section while I was viewing… Continue Reading
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