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

Here is why you should never Instagram your travel boarding pass

By - Oct 30, 2016 2:38pm AST
Travel- When we’re traveling, we may not think much of our boarding passes, but posting them to social networks like Facebook and Instagram can be a lot more trouble than it’s… Continue Reading

Germany (and possibly EU) to ban internal combustion engines by 2030

By - Oct 10, 2016 10:52pm AST
Transportation- Earlier this year, the Netherlands was pushing for a ban on gas and diesel powered vehicles by 2025, but Germany’s Bundesrat has gone one step ahead to pass a resolution… Continue Reading

There’s now an exploding Samsung Galaxy Note 7 mod in GTA 5

By - Oct 10, 2016 9:57pm AST
Entertainment- Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 really has a bad reputation when someone goes out of their way to make a GTA 5 mod about it. If you haven’t heard the news… Continue Reading

Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 catches fire on Southwest flight

By - Oct 5, 2016 3:53pm AST
Technology- Samsung may not be out of the woods yet after one of its replacement Note 7 devices caught fire on a domestic Southwest Airlines flight. Southwest 994, operating from Louisville,… Continue Reading

Uber is coming to Trinidad and Tobago

By - Oct 5, 2016 1:10am AST
Technology- If you’re a Trinidadian like myself and use/have used Uber at some point, you may have gotten an email from Uber announcing Trinidad and Tobago as their next target market…. Continue Reading

How to enable Facebook Messenger end-to-end encryption

By - Oct 5, 2016 12:27am AST
Technology- If you haven’t heard by now, Facebook has quietly rolled out end-to-end encryption within its Messenger app, similar to that used on WhatsApp and iMessage. Oddly enough, the feature is… Continue Reading

Google announces Pixel and Pixel XL, available for pre-order today (with links)

By - Oct 4, 2016 12:41pm AST
Featured- It’s officially official. Google has announced its first solely branded Google phone, the Pixel and Pixel XL. At this point, there really isn’t much to know given the number of… Continue Reading

Here’s what a category 4 hurricane looks like from space

By - Oct 4, 2016 2:03am AST
Science/Space- For those living in the Caribbean, Hurricane Matthew should ring a bell as Haiti, Cuba, and The Bahamas are currently on hurricane alert. Haiti is currently bracing for first impact,… Continue Reading

Google’s Pixel phone looks like an iPhone 5S

By - Oct 3, 2016 1:40am AST
Featured- It’s a horrible day for the folks at Google as multiple mobile online stores were premature in launching Google Pixel and Pixel XL product pages, well before the October 4th… Continue Reading

Fuze is bringing back the 3.5mm jack to the iPhone 7 with this case

By - Oct 2, 2016 3:13am AST
Technology- When Apple announced that it would do away with the traditional 3.5mm headphone jack on the iPhone 7, fans were up in arms about the historic change. Some were even… Continue Reading

How to disable Cortana after Windows 10 Anniversary update (with screenshots)

By - Oct 2, 2016 1:53am AST
Technology- If you’re not a fan of Cortana, it can get in the way of simple searches such as “notepad” or “cmd” because of the query time between your PC and… Continue Reading