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New Smartphone Batteries Capable of Charging in 30 Seconds?

The Company StoreDot is a nanotechnology company with a ground-breaking technology, based on its discovery of new generation, self-assembled nanodots of biological origin. The company is claiming that this new technology allows cell phone batteries to be recharged in 30 seconds.

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The Grid – Websites that design themselves

What is the Grid This is not another do-it-yourself website builder. The Grid harnesses the power of artificial intelligence to take everything you throw at it – videos, images, text, urls and more – and automatically shape them into a custom website unique to you. As your needs grow, it evolves with you, effortlessly adapting […]

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Film yourself automatically with the Soloshot

Introducing the SoloShot SOLOSHOT automatically rotates your camera to keep it pointed at you, from a distance, with NO camera operation. Set up your SOLOSHOT tripod, attach your camera, and film all your outdoor exploits. SOLOSHOT works by keeping your camera pointed at an armband you wear while you are having fun.

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Buy a Chromebook and get 1TB of Cloud storage

Google Chromebook Google is giving away 1 TB of storage for two years with every purchase of a Chromebook. Basically the same price as the Chromebook itself. I haven’t used the Chromebook yet, if I was to go that route, it would probably end up as an extension of my smartphone (currently Galaxy S3). The […]

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Put the internet to work for you

If THIS then THAT This is a very cool application that I found recently which is a simple IF THEN statement called, IFTT. It’s like artificial intelligence to alert you on conditions that you determine in a very simple interface called recipes.

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Windows 8 finally passes 15% market share

Its been a slow climb for the latest operating system from Microsoft to gain any traction. Windows 8 was first launched in December of 2012 and has seen a very slow acceptance rate since then. The updated interface and gestures have not been overwhelmingly accepted which prompted us to write about how to disable gestures […]

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Google Cardboard is a portable Virtual Reality kit

I had a try of Google’s Cardboard today and was impressed, and scared about how it felt. Cool that it is made out of cardboard so they can ship it to you for about $25.00. Two eye pieces inside give you the realistic view. Simple velco on top to hold together most phones that are […]

Cycloramic for the iPhone 6

Panoramic pictures and videos for the iPhone 6

Cycloramic This is a brilliant app with an update for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Although I don’t have an iPhone, I’m excited by the iPhone 6 new camera and features. I really think we’re going to see some even more amazing videos in the next 12 months!

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Microsoft announces Windows 10

Skip right to Windows 10 Today Microsoft has announced the name of its new operating system,  Windows 10. According to Microsoft,  the OS will run on a wide range of devices from tablets to PC’s, smartphones and the Xbox.

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Privacy settings you should change in iOS 8

Previously, we discussed some of the new features that iOS 8 had to offer in this post, here are some updates to your privacy settings you should look at. Privacy Settings in IOS 8 Apple’s new operating system, iOS 8 has many features that are tied to your location, as well as new privacy settings […]

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How do I turn off the gesture swipe on windows 8

Swipe Gestures in Windows 8 Along with the introduction to Windows 8, Microsoft also introduced some swipe gestures for both the mouse and the touchscreen. One very annoying ‘feature’ is the swipe on the mouse that switches screens. When you drag your finger from the bottom left corner of your screen up, it switches between […]

How To Opt Out Of Facebook’s New Plan To Sell Your Browser Data

Facebook and your Privacy Over the next few weeks, Facebook users will be able to use and control Facebook’s new ad preferences, which are available on every ad Facebook shows you, telling you why you’re seeing that advertisement and allowing you to add or remove your interests so your personalized ads are adjusted accordingly. Facebook […]

Android KitKat Hidden Easter Egg

Do you know how to find Android’s Easter Egg? In computer software, Easter eggs are secret responses that occur in response to an undocumented set of commands. The results can vary from a simple printed message or image, to a page of programmer credits or a small videogame hidden inside an otherwise serious piece of software. […]

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Chrome surpasses Internet Explorer | Web Browsers

Chrome Web Browser takes the lead in the US Browser Market Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser has lost its long-time U.S. market lead to Google Chrome, according to stats published today by Adobe Digital Index (ADI). ADI, a marketing research arm of Adobe Systems, found that the Chrome browser eclipsed IE in April, with 31.8 percent […]

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iOS 8 Overview

Check out some of these updates from the brave new world of Apple! Here are a few of the ones of interest. Messages Now Messages lets you connect with friends and family like never before. Tap to add your voice to any conversation. Send a video of what you’re seeing the moment you’re seeing it. And easily share […]

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Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation

What is the Anti-Spam Legislation Canada’s new anti-spam law was passed in  December 2010 and, following a Governor in Council order, it will enter into force on July 1, 2014. Once the law is in force, it will help to protect  Canadians while ensuring that businesses can continue to compete in the global marketplace. On January 15, 2015,sections of […]