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HBO Now Price Cut Likely

05/24/2015, Television and cable networks are following a trend these days by catering to people who don’t want to pay for conventional pay-TV or cable subscription but they’re more than happy to pay for an over-the-top internet TV streaming service. This...

Man Hacks Starbucks Gift Card, Creates Money Out Of Thin Air

05/22/2015, Gift cards are handy if you don’t know what to buy someone. It can also be used like a prepaid system like iTunes Gift Cards where you can purchase a $50 card for yourself and limit your app purchases to that amount. However it seems that security...

Total Recall Brings Oculus To Court

05/22/2015, Total Recall, a Hawaii company, has recently sued Oculus VR (the company that recently sent out a special invite). Grounds for this legal entanglement? Total Recall claims that Oculus VR has misappropriated confidential information and proprietary...

Google Patent Targets Childrens’ Toys

05/22/2015, Google has filed a patent recently that leads to the speculation that some time down the road, there will be mechanical toys. These unique toys will feature built-in microphones that will be working all the time, trying to listen for spoken cues. Google...

Nokia In No Hurry To Sell Of HERE Mapping Service

05/22/2015, Ever since the reports came out that Nokia was interested in selling off its HERE Maps division, there have been plenty of rumors that have followed. These rumors consist of who might be interested in buying the company and so far we have heard big names...

Supergirl Pilot Leaked On Torrent Sites Six Months Early

05/22/2015, Considering how well DC’s recent TV series such as The Flash and Arrow have been doing, we’re sure many are excited to see what the upcoming Supergirl TV series will bring to the table. Now if you’re just as curious as everyone else, it seems that...

KLM’s Social Media Managers Generate $25m In Annual Revenue

05/22/2015, Creating a social media presence for your company is more than just setting up a Twitter and Facebook account. There’s also more to it than just posting updates and announcements and a very good example of this is airline company KLM’s social media...

Canadian Teen Pleads Guilty To 23 Counts Of Swatting

05/21/2015, By now we’re sure most of you guys have heard of the term “swatting” which is basically where the instigator calls the police claiming to have done something wrong and serious, and spoofing/giving them the address of their victim, in which an armed...

Google Apologizes For Recent Google Maps Incidents

05/21/2015, Earlier this week Google Maps came under fire when it was discovered that typing in a racial slur in the search box would zoom into the White House in Washington D.C. and also yielded results for Nairobi, Kenya. This snafu came about a month after the...

Firefox’s Suggested Tiles Ads Will Be Based On Browsing History

05/21/2015, [youtubehttps://youtu.be/GAnTPcfnGiw] If there’s one thing that Google is good at, it is that they can suggest things you might be interested in checking out based on what you have searched for in the past. This has manifested itself in ads and also...

Sling TV Now Available On All Android TV Devices

05/21/2015, Sling TV today announced its app for the Android TV platform which now puts this over-the-top internet TV streaming service on all devices running Android TV, including the Nexus Player by Google. To commemorate this collaboration Sling TV and Google are...

Cashless Payments Overtake Notes Over In The UK

05/21/2015, It used to be back in the day, only certain establishments would accept credit cards, and even then there was a minimum amount that had to be spent before cards would be accepted. Fast forward to today, there are some countries where cards are accepted...

Future Phones Could Be Unlocked Using Brain Waves

05/20/2015, At the moment one of the trending methods of unlocking one’s phone is through the use of a fingerprint scanner. This has proven to be a relatively quick and easy way to unlock devices, as well as make purchases and fill in passwords, but what about the...