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NSA Can Record ‘100%’ Of A Foreign Country’s Phone Calls

03/18/2014, Let’s just put it this way, the National Security Agency, or NSA for short, has not exactly been the darling government organization to date. Unfortunately for us, the ‘Big Brother’ role that the NSA plays has raised the ire of many a citizen due to...

Peanuts 3D Set To Grace The Silver Screen In 2015

03/18/2014, It has been over three decades that Snoopy and the rest of the dysfunctional Peanuts gang have appeared on the silver screen, but this fact has not stopped the Peanuts ensemble to go against the grain in 2014. Peanuts, a comic strip created by the late...

Lenovo Will Continue Acquiring Companies To Accelerate Growth

03/18/2014, Beijing-based Lenovo recently announced its plans to acquire two major businesses. The company picked up Motorola Mobility from Google for $2.91 billion. It also purchased IBM’s server business for $2.3 billion, Lenovo previously purchased the...

Airbnb Gunning For The Premium Hotel Experience

03/18/2014, Airbnb is one of the most popular companies backing the “sharing economy” concept. It aims to make travel easier, while also adding a personal touch. Airbnb allows travelers to book entire apartments, rooms or even shared rooms in countless...

Dropbox Acquires Zulip, A Workplace Messaging Startup

03/17/2014, Dropbox is a cloud-based storage service that we’re sure many of you guys have heard of and probably use. It allows users to store their data in the cloud and thanks to apps available on mobile devices and the computer, it lets users sync and retrieve...

Bill Gates Doesn’t Consider Snowden A Hero

03/16/2014, Last year a former CIA technical analyst became one of the most popular advocates of online privacy after he leaked a barrage of highly classified documents. Criminal charges await him on his return to the U.S., for leaking documents that exposed U.S....

Veronica Mars Contributors Angry, Warner Bros. To Issue Refunds

03/15/2014, Considering how the Veronica Mars movie shot to fame with an instantly successful $5.7 million Kickstarter campaign, said movie has finally hit theaters as well as the home, although it is far from being plain sailing. Digital copies of the movie headed...

Police Experimenting With Wearable Cameras

03/14/2014, The Police departments of Los Angeles and New York are currently testing wearable cameras designed to record what officers see and hear during a police intervention. “Can you afford not to do something like this as a chief of Police” one officer said....

Target Hack Reportedly Detected By Its System But Went Ignored

03/13/2014, In December word broke that Target was the subject of a massive security breach. Personal information of more than 70 million of Target’s customers went into hackers’ hands. The retailer has tried to offer an olive branch and has been on...

Amazon Prime Membership Fee Raised To $99

03/13/2014, It was expected that Amazon Prime membership fees would get a kick soon, the company has now made the hike official. For the first time since its launch Amazon Prime is getting a price bump, that too of $20. Subscribers will now have to pay $99 per year....

T-Mobile Promises Major Upgrade For its 2G/EDGE Network

03/13/2014, On paper, T-Mobile may be one of the fastest growing mobile carriers in the U.S. It has taken few bold steps last year to poach subscribers from rival carriers. T-Mobile also spent the better part of 2013 improving its nationwide LTE network. To...

PS4 Virtual Reality Headset Rumored For GDC Unveiling

03/13/2014, Come next week, the Game Developers Conference (GDC) will be held. The event will last from the 17th of March until the 21st of March, and we guess it’s really anyone’s guess as to what might be shown off or shared during the event. However if the...