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Facebook Poke Eventually Leads To Marriage Proposal

07/04/2014, Truth can be stranger than fiction at times, and it is without a doubt that this is one of the rare cases where something as harmless as an accidental Facebook ‘poke’ led him to fall in love with a total stranger. Steven Kawalit and Nafis Joon crossed...

Japan Scientists Helps Slow Down Flower Aging

07/04/2014, Japan happens to be a country with a rapidly aging population, not to mention having one of the highest number of senior citizens in the world. This is partly due to their relatively healthy diet a generation ago, not to mention those living in the...

Camera Checks Out Corners For You

07/03/2014, I am quite sure that if you have watched the movie “Wanted”, you would know that the ability to swerve a bullet after shooting it is physically impossible in real life, especially in those action packed scenes that offer uncanny accuracy among the...

Explore South Park Universe With Oculus Rift

07/03/2014, Are you a huge fan of South Park after all these years? Well, if you have answered in the affirmative, then you might want to check out the universe of South Park in a virtual manner – using the Oculus Rift headset, of course. This is made possible...

Verizon Delivers 4G LTE Service To Prepaid ALLSET Plans

07/03/2014, They say that good things come to those who wait, but what about us who have run thin of our patience? I suppose those of you who rejoiced in March this year when the Verizon ALLSET plans were announced were (unpleasantly) surprised to find that it did...

Samsung Video And Media Hub Bites The Dust Next Month

07/03/2014, Samsung device owners can check another service they rarely used off the list of bloatware these devices come pre-installed with. The company announced today that it is going to close its Video and Media Hub service on August 1st. This move comes merely...

Russia Moves To Block House Of Cards Filming In The UN

07/03/2014, Netflix’s popular political thriller House of Cards is set to return for a third season early next year. The production company recently requested the UN to allow it to film scenes from two episodes in the iconic Security Council chamber and the...

BMW Offers 3D Printed Thumbs To Its Assembly Line Workers

07/03/2014, Different companies have different ways of ensuring that their employees aren’t overworked or that they have the proper assistance whenever they might encounter something health-related during the course of work, although we have to wonder if any of...

LED Smart Lights Raise Privacy Concerns

07/02/2014, The next time you happen to be at terminal “B” at Newark airport, take a moment to stop whatever you are doing, and look up. The lights up there that keep everything nice and bright? They aren’t ordinary lights, but smart lights, for the...

Android Wear Gains IFTTT Support

07/02/2014, Android Wear is a version of Android that Google has developed specifically for wearables in mind, like the LG G Watch, the Samsung Gear Live, and the Moto 360. Now all of these devices have their uses, but it seems that their functionality could be taken...

Endomondo Rolls Out Pebble App

07/02/2014, If there is one particular nagging question that Endomondo has come across all this while, it would be this: “When will Endomondo sync with Pebble?” Hence, it is with great pleasure that the answer to that question has arrived, thanks to the...

iPunch Wants To Bring Smart Combat Gloves To The Masses

07/02/2014, Back in the day, getting good at sports simply meant keeping at it until you got better. Or you could hire a coach. However nowadays thanks to technology, we can use it to improve our game via smartphone apps, sensors, and so on. Now if you’re...

Samsung’s China Factories Rated Poorly In External Audit

07/01/2014, What goes on in a factory? As a consumer, how many of us actually spare a thought for the folks who are behind the scenes, ensuring that the new purchase that you made arrives in pristine condition, but at what price? While advancements have been made in...

Samsung Hands Movie Business Over To M-Go

07/01/2014, Samsung has decided to hand over its movie business to its partner known as M-Go, and for those who are not familiar with M-Go, they happen to be a pay-as-you-go streaming service that was concocted in a joint venture between DreamWorks Animation and...