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Philips blazes Nairobi streets with solar LED lights

08/10/2012, Dutch multinational electronics company, Philips, has partnered with the Kenyan Urban Roads Authority to install solar-powered LED street lighting in Nairobi. Philips says that, if implemented on a wide scale across the country, the project has the...

Amazon ships assault rifle instead of TV in delivery snafu

08/09/2012, I am quite sure that when you run an operation as large as Amazon’s, there are bound to be moments in your corporate history where there has been shipment to the wrong address, or even mixed up orders. However, how many orders were actually as...

3D map of the universe is the largest to date

08/09/2012, What you see above is part of the largest 3D map of the universe ever created to date in the history of humanity, and you have a bunch of astronomers to thank for this bit of “artwork”, so to speak. The 3D map actually holds the slew of...

Instacart: the next Amazon Prime of grocery delivery?

08/08/2012, Grocery delivery companies are very common in big cities such as New York or Los Angeles. Although speed and price is are key factors when customers choose which company they want to use, different features such as a smartphone app are helping separate...

World’s cutest dog owner actually works on Facebook

08/08/2012, If you happen to love dogs, then probably you know who Boo is. Just a quick “world’s cutest dog” search on Google will tell you who the dog is. And while I love my 2-year old Rottweiler more, I got to admit that Boo is one hell of a cute...

Evernote for iOS updated, lets you tap anywhere to edit

08/08/2012, Ah, progress in the world of software more often than not comes in the form of an update or a newer version number. The same can be said for Evernote for iOS, as this particular app has served many well in the past, but that does not mean there is no...

NASA’s Curiosity rover sends back first color photo

08/07/2012, After the successful landing of NASA’s heaviest piece of machinery on the red planet to date, the Curiosity Rover has sent back its first few images of the dusty planet, and if you can just squint your eyes a little bit, you might be able to check...

This Lego Android mascot wants to be made official

08/07/2012, If you’re a fan of Lego and Google’s Android mobile platform, then you and GLHTurbo both have something in common. Now it seems that in a demonstration of his love for both Lego and Android, he has painstakingly pieced together a Lego model of the...

Verizon now offering Microsoft Office 365 to its business customers

08/06/2012, Verizon has announced that it will be offering Microsoft’s cloud productivity suite, Office 365, to its business customers. Verizon hopes that the new addition to its mobile portfolio of tools will attract more customers into its turf. Furthermore,...

AT&T’s Mobile Share Plans will be available beginning August 23

08/06/2012, AT&T launched its Mobile Share plans last month in hopes of providing more flexibility to its current existing plans. As mentioned, the Mobile Share plan allows AT&T customers to combine as many as 10 devices under one monthly data allotment....