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Amazon Music Streaming Service Rumored

03/12/2014, First rumored back in 2013, the possibility that an Amazon music streaming service may be on the horizon has surfaced once again. Back then it was rumored that Amazon had held informal talks with music industry executives. But no service materialized. The...

Soundwall Is A Painting That Can Play Music Wirelessly

03/12/2014, When you come across a painting, sometimes it evokes certain feelings in you. Perhaps one of tranquility, one of anger, one of euphoria, and so on. In fact sometimes some paintings look like they might be nice if there were background music accompanying...

Sony And Panasonic Announce New “Archival Disc” Storage Medium

03/10/2014, Over the past decade or so, we’ve seen all sorts of storage mediums. It used to be that data would be stored on those huge floppy disks, then we had the smaller and more sturdy disks. We also witnessed tapes which would offer up more storage than disks,...

Marvel Introduces Audio Into Comics In Marvel Unlimited App

03/10/2014, We’re sure many of you guys read comics from all sorts of publics, like Marvel, DC, and even those of the foreign nature (such as Japanese manga). Now in these comics, since they’re pretty much pictures on a page, character voices and sound effects...

Nokia Patent Hints At Interactive Bezels

03/09/2014, Bezels are a necessary part of screens, although in some cases they actually detract from the overall design as they can be too thick. Over the years we’ve seen bezels shrink to the point where it’s almost invisible, but at the same time what this...

HBO Go For PS3 On Xfinity Is Dead On Arrival

03/06/2014, Earlier this week the much awaited HBO Go app for the Sony PlayStation 3 was released. The app allows people to watch all current and past episodes of HBO’s shows as well as a plethora of movies through their console. As you would imagine, an...

$310 Million DRAM Lawsuit Now Paying Out To Those Affected

03/05/2014, A while ago, a class action lawsuit was filed against 12 companies who manufactured DRAM. The lawsuit alleged that these companies – Elpida, Hitachi, Hynix, Infineon, Micron, Mitsubishi, Mosel, Nanya, NEC, Samsung, Toshiba and Winbond – had...

VLC For Windows 8 Could Be Released On 10th March

03/05/2014, VLC has long been available for the Windows platform, although the developers have been hard at work trying to create a version fully optimized for Windows 8. Last we heard, it was suggested that the app would be close to being released, but that was back...

Bill Gates Was Reportedly Against Microsoft-Nokia Deal

03/05/2014, Much has already been said and written about the $7.17 billion Microsoft-Nokia deal, through which the former absorbs the latter’s devices and services division, but a new report published by Businessweek today offers a glimpse of what happened...

Verizon In Talks With Content Providers For Internet TV Service

03/05/2014, Last year it was rumored multiple times that Verizon was interesting in acquiring Intel’s failed OnCue internet TV service. While other suitors were rumored as well, ultimately OnCue did end up in Verizon’s lap. Now it remains to be seen just...

BlackBerry CEO Gives Turnaround Plans 50% Chance

03/05/2014, Prior to bringing John Chen on board, BlackBerry’s stock had reached new lows last year. The board ousted the sitting CEO, brought Chen in, who then began to restructure the company as well as the top level management. Even though it hasn’t...

BBC Three To Move Online In Cost Reducing Effort

03/05/2014, It seems that BBC Three is all set to be dropped from regular TV programming, but it will still exist – albeit in the form of an online channel. The reason behind this particular move? It is part of the BBC’s cost-cutting measures. What does...

Man Breaks Guinness World Record By Typing With His Nose

03/05/2014, When it comes to describing how good one is at typing, you use metrics such as WPM (words per minute) as well as checking their accuracy. After all anyone can just bang away at their keyboards to get a high WPM, so accuracy is a better reflection at how...

Video Of Kids Reacting To A Rotary Phone Might Make You Feel Old

03/05/2014, We’re living in the age where smartphones are just everywhere. In fact some people don’t even use their landlines since they have their phones with them all the time, making it more convenient than having to run to the phone every time it rings....