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Paris Cabbies Upset At Non-Blockage Of Uber Service

12/14/2014, Last Friday, a Paris court did not want to block Uber, a car service company, from having its Uberpop carpooling service operate in the romantic city. Needless to say, this particular move has not endeared itself to cabdrivers in France, as this working...

Sony Wants News Outlets To Cease Disclosing Hacked Material

12/14/2014, Sony Pictures Entertainment has sent out a request for news outlets to cease the disclosure of material that has leaked from one of the bigger computer hacks of the year, as Sony’s very own studio chief intends to meet a civil-rights leader as well...

Navy Unveils Tuna-like Robot

12/14/2014, Work for the U.S. Navy, and you get to see the world, or so the saying goes. The thing is, the folks over at the Navy do seem to have their fair share of toys to play around with, such as a recently tested laser that ought to send chills down the spine of...

Bluesmart Smart Suitcase Can Be Controlled Via Smartphone

12/14/2014, Hate fiddling with the locks on your luggage? Worried about leaving it behind by accident? Trying to figure out its weight but don’t have a weighing scale? Well those are problems that some travellers face, but these are problems that can be potentially...

Sony Pictures Reportedly Warned Of Security Incidents Prior To Hack

12/14/2014, You might recall that several years ago, Sony’s PSN was hacked and while your first thought might be that it isn’t Sony’s fault but the hackers’, it turns out that Sony was to blame due to poor security which also landed them in a spot of trouble...

‘Goonies-Style’ Minecraft Movie Idea Was Rejected By Mojang

12/14/2014, Shawn Levy, the director of Night at the Museum, was previously attached with the Minecraft movie project. The Warner Bros. studio is behind it. Levy revealed in an interview that he has left the project because the idea he pitched, which of a...

Next Bond Film SPECTRE’s Script Leaked By Hackers

12/14/2014, It was a couple of weeks back when we first heard about the hack at Sony Pictures Entertainment. At that point it was reported that a lot of sensitive data had been stolen during the cyberattack. Subsequent leaks have shown that the assumption was correct...

Baidu Reportedly Invests $600 Million Into Uber

12/12/2014, Since Google isn’t allowed in China, Chinese developers have taken the opportunity to launch their own search engine services, such as Baidu which can be largely considered China’s Google equivalent. That being said, it seems that Baidu is interested...

Skype Qik Update Announced

12/12/2014, If you are a user of Skype Qik, then you will be pleased to hear that a brand new update has been released – and in this particular update, you will be able to save and share your videos using Skype Qik, now how about that? This is the second...

Glow In The Dark Harry Potter Experience

12/11/2014, I must say, the human imagination is certainly one that trumps many adversities along the way, and many a time, it has overcome the seemingly impossible. There are moments, however, that does lead one to think – how the heck did I not figure that...

YouTube Could Offer Animated GIF Creation

12/11/2014, Just when you thought that YouTube does offer just about everything that you could ever want in terms of video sharing, along comes this bit of information from the grapevine that has yet to be 100% verified – the possibility of YouTube allowing you...

Jetman Hits The Skies In 4K Glory

12/11/2014, If the name Yves Rossy does not ring a bell, perhaps you might want to check out his growing list of achievements. Being a Swiss ex-fighter pilot, Rossy is also a Guinness Book record holder for being the first man to fly with a jet-propelled wing. Also...