Jun 11, 2014 4:34pm

Solar Flares Disrupt Communications on Earth, Could Send Shockwave on Friday the 13th

The sun has had three major solar flares on its surface in the past two days that have affected communications on Earth and could send a shockwave through Earth this Friday, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The “solar events” caused brief blackouts in… Read More »

Jun 11, 2014 9:49am

Hackers Suspected of Holding Apple Devices Ransom Arrested

Two men accused of hijacking Apple devices and holding them digitally for ransom have been arrested in Russia, according to Russia’s Ministry of Internal Affairs. Computer equipment, SIM cards, phones and literature on hacking computer systems were seized from the suspects’ apartments. The two men,… Read More »

Jun 10, 2014 10:53am

Online Gamers Witness Arizona Home Invasion

Online gamers are credited with alerting police after two burglars were seen on live video storming into the Arizona home of a fellow player. A webcam video of the female gamer playing “Defense of the Ancients 2″ shows her ducking as an armed gunman comes… Read More »

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Jun 3, 2014 4:43pm

The Sacrifices and Secrets of Astronaut Sally Ride

Sally Ride was an exuberant, young physicist who became the first American female in space in 1983 and then spent decades inspiring girls to take up science. Yet there was so much people didn’t know, including the fact that she lived with another woman for… Read More »

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Jun 2, 2014 5:47pm

WhatsApp’s Co-founder Is Upset About Apple’s New Messaging Features

In today’s Worldwide Developer Conference, Apple rolled out a few new features for its iMessage app, including audio and video messages, and group messaging capabilities. Not all tech junkies were happy about Apple’s innovation.  Co-founder of WhatsApp, Jan Koum, tweeted out this message after Apple’s… Read More »

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May 27, 2014 4:56pm

Hackers Use ‘Find My iPhone’ App to Lock, Hold Devices for Ransom

Some iPhone and iPad users in Australia had a rude awakening this morning when they discovered their devices had been locked and held for ransom by a mysterious hacker going by the name “Oleg Pliss.” The people impacted by the breach reported via tweets and… Read More »

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May 27, 2014 3:57pm

What’s Up Apple’s Sleeve? Live Stream Set for Next Week

Let the guessing games begin. Apple announced today it will live stream “exciting announcements” from the keynote address at the Worldwide Developer’s Conference on Monday, June 2, at 10 a.m. PT. While Apple has selectively offered live streams in the past to reveal new technology… Read More »

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May 26, 2014 1:58pm

Hilarious Video: Kids React to Old Computers

What happens when you take a group of tech savvy kids and let them play with a clunky old Apple II computer? The “Kids React to Old Computers” video is the latest in a series posted to YouTube from Fine Brothers Entertainment. The video was… Read More »

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May 24, 2014 6:20am

FYI Lazy Typers: Search Yelp Using Emoji

FYI: Lazy typers and emoji enthusiasts can now take advantage of a cheat in the Yelp mobile app that allows users to search for local businesses using the icons. While it’s not entirely perfect, a quick test using the shoe, sushi, police officer and tropical… Read More »

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May 23, 2014 10:16am

Why Martha Stewart Owns A Drone

Even the queen bee of domesticity owns a drone. Martha Stewart loves flying her remote control drone over her farm and uses it to take photos of her (presumably) immaculate gardens and livestock. The lifestyle guru revealed in Martha Stewart Living’s May issue that her… Read More »