Technology Review
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 »

Technology Review
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 »

Technology Review
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 »

Technology Review
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 »

Technology Review
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 »

Technology Review
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 »

Technology Review
May 20, 2014 1:45pm

Robot Bartender Dispenses Killer Cocktails, But Not Advice

It’s like having your own live-in bartender and you don’t even have to tip. The makers of Barobot, an open-source cocktail mixing robot, recently debuted their machine on Kickstarter, where they hope to raise £91,000 (about $153,300) to help bring it to the market. The hackable… Read More »

Science
May 19, 2014 3:39pm

Even Google Can’t Resist Joining Instagram

Even Google can’t resist joining Instagram. The search giant joined the Facebook-owned site today and posted its first ‘gram — a video of today’s Rubik’s Cube Google Doodle. “Google unfiltered — sometimes with filters,” the company’s account says. Even though there is only one post,… Read More »

Science
May 19, 2014 12:12pm

Facebook Button Lets You Ask Friends About Their Love Lives

As if it wasn’t enough to field questions about why you’re still single or how that divorce is going, there’s now a simple button on Facebook that will do the dirty work. With one click and a quick note, users can query friends about the… Read More »

Science
May 19, 2014 11:07am

Daredevils Get Birds-Eye View of New York City

It’ s a bird! It’s a plane! No, actually, it’s the Red Bull Air Force. Five members of the daring team put on their wing suits and soared above New York City on Sunday, catching a birds eye view of the concrete jungle. The elite… Read More »