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Canchucks helps out in recycling efforts

02/19/2012, You know, by the time the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles grow up and enter adulthood, they would know that living in the sewers aren’t exactly the epitome of comfort, not to mention eating pizza in such a location. However, each time they make an...

Project Paperclip photo exhibition uses Augmented Reality

02/19/2012, Augmented Reality (AR) technology is still fairly new in the industry, but with human creativity being boundless, you know it is only a matter of time before it makes the jump to mainstream consciousness. Here we are with the Project Paperclip photo...

Foxconn increases wages again

02/17/2012, Foxconn, the world’s biggest contract manufacturer of electronics with one of their most famous clients being Apple, has some good news not only for their workers, but for the world as well. Basically, Foxconn announced that they will be introducing a...

Google: Slide to unlock’s old hat

02/16/2012, Apple is certainly making most of their slide-to-unlock patent, having picked up an injunction against Motorola smartphones in Germany that utilizes the slide-to-unlock movement, something that just about all the other Android-powered devices rely on....

CleanSpace One janitor satellite set to clean our atmosphere

02/16/2012, There are approximately 16,000 pieces of debris larger than 10cm that are known to surround our planet, and there’s nothing pretty much nothing we can do about it bar sending someone up to space to clean it up. Well, it looks like that’s...

Microsoft launches msnNOW

02/15/2012, Video: msnNOW Arrives Today: Know About It Software giant Microsoft has just launched a spanking new MSN service known as msnNOW, where you can check it out here. This is the first service of its kind from Microsoft which was specially designed to surface...

Alibaba might go private for $2.3 billion

02/15/2012, Remember all the earlier talk about Alibaba and Yahoo working something out, only to have pessimism about the deal seep in not too soon? Well, the latest news surrounding Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba is this – they might just take their Hong...

Tic Tac augmented reality billboard

02/15/2012, The world of augmented reality (AR) has expanded even further, where more and more mobile devices are now capable to let one experience AR wherever they are. Tic Tac knows this, and wants to leverage on AR by rolling out a range of interactive advertising...

Samsung might sell off LCD business

02/15/2012, When it comes to HDTVs, surely Samsung must rank in your mind amongst the other big name brands. Well, even the South Korean manufacturing giant is finding it to be tough going these days, mulling over the sale of its LCD unit amidst a dip in demand....

Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh gets interactive

02/12/2012, Just how has touchscreen technology affected you today – for the better (or worse)? Surely all our smartphones these days come with a multi-touch capable display, and we also have tablets to keep us occupied during those more mundane moments in...

Spray-on antenna can get rid of ugly cell towers

02/12/2012, If you think that cell towers are an eyesore and wish there was a way we could replace them, a solution is on its way. Speaking on Google’s Solve for X, Anthony Sutera, the CEO of Charmtech Enterprises presented the company’s spray-on antenna...

Sony to shift strategy under Kazuo Hirai

02/10/2012, Sony’s incoming CEO Kazuo Hirai, intends to change the way the company moves forward, departing from the gadget-centered strategy earlier and working on the idea of linking both hardware and software via online networks. This should be familiar...

Foxconn hacked in protest against poor working conditions

02/09/2012, There is right now the moral question of whether Apple should be doing more in their capacity to help raise the working conditions of those at Foxconn, one of Apple’s major manufacturing partners, but this rather sensitive ground is not what we are...

Google to launch Android-based home entertainment system?

02/09/2012, There are whispers going around that Google could very well be rolling out a new home entertainment system that is controlled by the Android ecosystem – and it will not be licensed under the name of a third party hardware manufacturer, but rather,...