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Samsung Cuts Order To Supplier Found Employing Child Labor

08/05/2014, China may be doing the bulk of the world’s manufacturing but that doesn’t mean its not grappled by issues that threaten business. Major companies who rely upon suppliers in China are increasingly being pushed by labor rights group to ensure...

Square Acquires Caviar

08/04/2014, Earlier this year, we did bring you word that the folks over at Square themselves could very well be looking for a buyer, as the mobile credit card processing company is not doing too well where its balance sheets are concerned. Well, it seems that things...

Kids React Hilariously To A Typewriter

08/04/2014, While computers, word processors, and laser printers have long replaced the need for typewriters, there are some out there who still enjoy the feel of the typewriter keys under their fingers and the style/look that it gives off. However kids these days...

Lionsgate Sues Torrent Websites Over The Expendables 3 Leak

08/04/2014, About a couple of weeks ago, The Expendables 3 was leaked onto the internet where it quickly became available to download via torrents. Given that the movie’s official release date is set for the 15th of August, naturally and unsurprisingly Lionsgate...

Man Poses With Gun While Taking Selfie, Fatally Shoots Himself

08/04/2014, While selfies can prove helpful, selfies can also land people in all sorts of trouble and recently in Mexico City, it seems that a man was fatally shot for taking a selfie – by himself. Yup, you did not read that wrong. According to a handful of...

Potato Salad Kickstarter Project Gains $50k Plus In Funding

08/04/2014, There are some Kickstarter projects that definitely endear themselves to the masses (instantly in select cases, I might add), and the Potato Salad is one of them. Who would have thought that something as zany as making a serving of delicious potato salad...

43Tbps Speeds Achieved Over Single Optical Fiber

08/03/2014, How fast is fast? The question may get different answers from different people but a research group at the Technical University of Denmark has created a record which really does redefine “fast.” The group was able to achieve speeds of up to...

Reebok To Deliver Bulletproof Fitness Gear

08/01/2014, None of us are that fictional superhero Superman who is of alien origin, and yet boast a physical appearance that is robust – so much so that he is capable of shrugging off bullets as though they were nothing but irritating insects. Well, from next...

London Buses Tests Out Safety Shield System

08/01/2014, London, a potpourri of people from all over the world, and one of the major financial markets out there, also has a pretty iconic public transportation system, what with their red buses and black taxis. Well, it seems that at least four of these buses...

SFO To Use Beacon Technology In Helping Blind Travelers Get Around

07/31/2014, Being blind is definitely no fun at all, as losing one’s sight could prove to be a huge inconvenience when it comes to getting around. San Francisco International Airport (SFO) intends to make life easier for blind travelers by introducing a new pilot...