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5 waves of technology disruption that are just getting started

Guest:Changes in technology are happening at a scale which was unimaginable before and will cause disruption in industry after industry. As a result, most of our leading companies won’t exist 15–20 years from now. Here are five sectors to keep an eye&.....»»

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50% of smartphone photographers use cloud storage

While the concept of "the cloud" has been around for more than a few years now, it still feels like the idea, and use, of "cloud storage" was adopted at such a rapid rate. And that makes sense, looking at how the ubiquity of smartphones and tablets has ex.....»»

Source:  SlashgearCategory: Gadget5 min. ago Related News

Kodachrome home-movie of a Long Beach fast food joint in 1952

Archivist Rick Prelinger sez, "I'm sure Beany's Hamburgers weren't the healthiest food, but this eight-minute home movie from Prelinger Archives takes us inside a fast-food joint from the Korean War era. Filmed in Long Beach, California right across from .....»»

Source:  BoingboingCategory: Top10 min. ago Related News

Hideous $10,000 plastic Christmas tree

Grad writes, "While cruising Amazon looking for some new Christmas tree magic for my family, I ran across what must be the world's most expensive Christmas tree." Read the rest.....»»

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37 iPhone 6 Tips & Tricks

37 iPhone 6 Tips & Tricks is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. Learn how to use the iPhone 6 better with our favorite iPhone 6 tops and tricks. This guide will show you the best iPhone 6 features and a few secrets that you didn’t know the i.....»»

Source:  GottabemobileCategory: Mobile10 min. ago Related News

Samsung Galaxy Lollipop Release Date Timeline

Samsung Galaxy Lollipop Release Date Timeline is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Samsung Galaxy Android 5.0 Lollipop release date details continue to swirl as we head into the new year. With details swirling, we want to breakdown the Galaxy S5,.....»»

Source:  GottabemobileCategory: Mobile10 min. ago Related News

New computer analysis finds mutations associated with autism, cancer

Computers trained to recognize mutations that alter the processing of RNA. While sequencing an entire genome is eminently doable, sequencing an exome is easier. The exome contains all of the DNA that dictates the amino acid sequences of all the prot.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: Top10 min. ago Related News

Star Citizen’s "Arena Commander" dogfighting module hits 1.0 release

Space combat sim adds a lobby, an updated interface, and more flyable ships. It’s a great time to be a fan of space combat games. Last week, UK-based Frontier Developments formally released Elite: Dangerous to the world, and late Friday evening U.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: Top10 min. ago Related News

McCain Calls Sony Hack An "Act Of War"

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama and Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) are at odds over whether the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, which the FBI has blamed on North Korea, should be considered an "act of war." "I don't think it was an act of war," Obama told.....»»

Source:  HuffingtonpostCategory: Top22 min. ago Related News

16 Christmas Someecards That Will Have You Ho-Ho-Ho-ing With Laughter

Is it just us, or have their been an abundance of hilarious Christmas cards floating around the Internet this year? From clever cards to awesome card outtakes to cards for couples that are more naughty than nice. You can find a funny card for literally .....»»

Source:  HuffingtonpostCategory: Top22 min. ago Related News

FTC Hits T-Mobile with $90 Million Cramming Fine

Wireless giant T-Mobile has agreed to pay more than $90 million as punishment for placing unwanted third-party charges on phones, also known as "mobile cramming," the Federal Trade Commission said Friday. If the announced agreement is approved by a U.S. D.....»»

Source:  ScitechtodayCategory: Top23 min. ago Related News

Obama: Sony hack not act of war; Anonymous promises attacks on NK

In an interview recorded on Friday, President Obama clarified his remarks last week regarding the Sony Pictures hack. The president denies swirling discussions about the hack being an act of war, and called it "an act of cyber vandalism that was very cost.....»»

Source:  ElectronistaCategory: Top23 min. ago Related News

In War With Publishers, Tech Companies Take Wrong Approach

 Publishers have been offered a seriously raw deal in the war over content on the internet. Linking to another site is free, and there are few revenue sharing agreements between publishers and technology companies. Supported throughout the developmen.....»»

Source:  TechcrunchCategory: Gadget35 min. ago Related News

Amazon Web Services adds to its enterprise war chest

This week Amazon Web Services continued its enterprise-focused feature push with new resource groups and a tag editor for EC2 instances which means that IT people at big companies (or even….....»»

Source:  GigaomCategory: Media32 min. ago Related News

TNW’s Apps of the Year: Scanbot makes it easy to go paperless

In our Apps of the Year series, The Next Web team shares personal recommendations for our favorite apps of 2014.  On the rare occasions I come across paper documents these days, I make sure to scan them with my phone immediately for easy reference and re.....»»

Source:  ThenextwebCategory: Top47 min. ago Related News

Cardboard Elliptical Workout Machine: Pushing the Boundaries of Cardboard Invention

When my You Tube subscribers ask me if there is a limit to what can be made with cardboard, my answer is an empathic “no”! As shown in my various Makezine posts throughout the past year, the ways cardboard can be manipulated into ideas ranging from sc.....»»

Source:  MakezineonlineCategory: Gadget44 min. ago Related News

Obama doesn"t believe the Sony hack was an act of war

If you were worried that the US government would see the Sony Pictures hack as grievous enough to prompt a larger conflict with North Korea, you can relax. President Obama tells CNN that he doesn't see the digital assault as an "act of war" -- it was........»»

Source:  EngadgetCategory: Top41 min. ago Related News

BitTorrent Wants to Distribute The Interview

Every day, the Sony Pictures hack gets weirder and weirder. Read more........»»

Source:  GizmodoCategory: Top38 min. ago Related News

Unlocking a Chromebook with an Android phone moves forward

After months of waiting, Google now seems to be moving quickly when it comes to unlocking Chromebooks with trusted Android devices. Mention of the feature appeared as far back as April….....»»

Source:  GigaomCategory: Media29 min. ago Related News

BackBeat Fit wireless headphones: Made for exercising to music

Now that I have an Android Wear watch that can keep up with my daily running, I've been on the lookout for a solid set of Bluetooth headphones. I typically run….....»»

Source:  GigaomCategory: Media26 min. ago Related News