May 5, 2014 10:56am

Meteor Shower Will Be Most Visible Early Tuesday Morning

Time to set your alarm clock, space gazers. The annual Eta Aquarid meteor shower is set to peak early Tuesday morning between the hours of 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. in all continental U.S. time zones. The meteor shower will give those in the southern… Read More »

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May 1, 2014 5:33pm

Why Foursquare Is Splitting Into Two Apps

Foursquare announced today it is carving itself into two separate apps: one for discovering new places and another for knowing where your friends are. The Foursquare app will allow users to discover new places, while the breakaway app, Swarm, will allow users to meet up… Read More »

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Apr 30, 2014 6:34pm

Man vs. Computer: Which Can Best Spot Pain Fakers?

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego, are working on a breakthrough that could change how doctors treat patients and their pain. Many doctors’ offices have started displaying charts with faces showing various levels of pain but what if a person is faking it?… Read More »

Apr 28, 2014 5:56pm

Sick App Tells You When You’re Standing Near Sick People

This app is sick. Or wait, it helps you avoid being sick. That’s even cooler. Sickweather alerts users when they are  near other people who have recently tweeted or updated their Facebook statuses complaining about feeling ill, the website explains. It’s available on smartphones, so… Read More »

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Apr 23, 2014 11:13am

Why Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto Wants to Hug the Bitcoin Community

Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto, the man who has denied allegations he is the founder of Bitcoin, said in a new video that he wants to give the crypto-currency community a big hug to thank its members for their support. It’s one expensive embrace. More than 49 bitcoins, amounting… Read More »

Apr 22, 2014 4:53pm

Assessing the Damage From Heartbleed

The Internet didn’t stay broken-hearted from the Heartbleed bug for long. Heartbleed, which even has its own logo, helped raise awareness about online security, and as a result, it appears many sites have now patched security flaws and prompted users to change their passwords. The… Read More »

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Apr 22, 2014 10:23am

Apple Mocks Samsung in Earth Day Ad

Talk about a (solar) burn! Apple took a thinly vieled dig at rival Samsung in an Earth Day advertisement. The full-page ad features Apple’s solar farm and the message: “There are some ideas we want every company to copy.” “There’s one area where we actually… Read More »

Apr 16, 2014 11:39am

Google Glass 1-Day ‘Explorer’ Offer a Sell Out

The hot item at Tuesday’s one-day-only Google Glass public sale was the “cotton” colored frames, which sold out in a matter of hours once the wearable tech devices became available. The sale was part of an expansion of Google’s Explorer program, in which they allow… Read More »

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Apr 14, 2014 4:32pm

Why Google Just Bought A Drone Company

Who in Silicon Valley doesn’t have their own fleet of drones now? Google acquired Titan Aerospace, a drone company, today, just one month after it was reportedly being eyed by Facebook. “It’s still early days, but atmospheric satellites could help bring internet access to millions… Read More »

Apr 12, 2014 6:00am

5 Quick Tips to Spring Clean Your Digital Life

It may be time to put away the snow boots and thick jackets and go through the annual spring cleaning checklist, but don’t forget to give your digital life a quick clean-up, too. Robert Siciliano, a McAfee online security expert, shared five tips with… Read More »