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Steve Ballmer Is No Longer A Microsoft Board Member

08/19/2014, It is now a year since Steve Ballmer dropped the bombshell that he would step down from being the CEO of Microsoft, and half a year after Satya Nadella took over the helm of Microsoft, it looks as though Ballmer is about to exit stage left from his...

Cincinnati Gets Gigabit Internet

08/19/2014, A handful of companies are working in the U.S. to bring gigabit internet to households in various parts of the country however it is still not widespread. Google is one of those companies. The rollout of its Fiber gigabit internet service has been slow...

Adaptive Material Inspired By Octopus Skin

08/19/2014, Nature has more often than not proven itself to be the inspiration for new advances in the realm of science, and this time around it is no different with word that a new kind of adaptive material has been developed, picking up its inspiration from that of...

Nike Unveils Basketball Court With Embedded LEDs

08/19/2014, When it comes to basketball, there’s more to the game than just being able to dribble and shoot accurately. It also involves players being able to move around the court accurately, block other players, be in position to receive passes, and so on. Now...

BlackBerry Creates A New Business Unit

08/18/2014, BlackBerry has been working hard over the past year to end its financial woes. An internal memo circulated in the company was leaked recently which revealed that the layoff process has been completed and BlackBerry is now on growth footing once again. The...

Original Star Wars Trilogy Arriving On Blu-ray

08/18/2014, It looks as though the Star Wars cash cow is impossible to milk right down to the very last drop – as word has gotten out that the folks over at Disney/Lucasfilm has plans to roll out the very first Star Wars trilogy – meaning without a single...

Xbox Entertainment Studios Might Get A New Home

08/17/2014, Microsoft announced some very big changes last month, including layoffs, and the eventual shutdown of Xbox Entertainment Studios, the division that was tasked with developing original shows for the company’s new gaming console. If new reports are...

New Storm Trooper Helmet Design Revealed

08/15/2014, Even if you are not a Disney-owned Star Wars fan, chances are the amount of hype that is being generated around the new trilogy of sequels following Star Wars: Episode VI will see you watching the movies when they hit the silver screens in due time. While...

Samsung Purchases SmartThings

08/15/2014, As more and more hardware these days end up with the ”smart” prefix in their naming convention, it is only a matter of time before every other smart device will be “talking” to one another. Samsung might have cast an eye on the smart house, which...

Facebook Wants To Know Your Shopping Habit

08/14/2014, If you are a user of an Android-powered device that has Google Now running on it, I am quite sure that there has been moments when you found the cards offered to be uncanny, as though it functioned as your digital sixth sense. Well, that goes to show how...

T-Mobile Might Be Open To Higher Bid

08/13/2014, This year we have heard rumors about Sprint acquiring T-Mobile U.S. many times but as per the latest reports, Sprint and its parent company Softbank have now given up on this and are no longer after Magenta. However a few weeks ago Iliad, a French...

‘Street View’ Now Maps Coral Reefs In Florida Keys

08/13/2014, Google’s Street View online service has certainly come a long way, although the persons who go around shooting photos for the rest of the world to check out remote places from the comfort of their own armchairs might make a mistake once in a while, such...

Viv Labs Work On New Virtual Assistant

08/13/2014, Virtual assistants do seem to be in vogue these days, with the likes of BlackBerry and its virtual assistant, Microsoft’s Cortana, not to mention Apple’s Siri, where they all intend to make your smartphone or tablet experience a whole lot easier and...

Promoted Video On Twitter Arrives

08/13/2014, It was not too long ago that a new Twitter Video Card started to be tested, where it will help streamline video playback as well as deliver a one-tap viewing experience for Twitter users’ timelines – at least for those who are not bots, that is....