Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
It Can Wait! Comment for a safer road and win an AT&T Samsung Galaxy S3 gift pack! [CONTEST] It’s bad enough that people are on the roads while intoxicated or without proper driving skills. Add the addiction that is smartphone withdrawal into the mix and you’ve got a lot of people distracted by these nice, big smartphones being released today ... 12/12/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
AT&T plans to sell clothes that track your vital signs wirelessly “Lurie said AT&T will stock more of these non-phone gadgets in its stores. In September, AT&T began dedicating a wall in each shop to tablets and “innovative devices.” The new gadgets will have a home there.” 10/30/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
How is AT&T going to market Windows Phone 7 in stores? I am human too. This post was initially intended to share a post I found over at Forbes titled, “AT&T Dedicating Wall In Every Store To Windows Phone 7“. This post showcases how much money Microsoft is investing in marketing for this launch. 10/20/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
AT&T Dedicating Wall In Every Store To Windows Phone 7 If you need any more evidence that AT&T believes in Microsoft’s new mobile operating system, Windows Phone 7, Steve Conn will readily provide it. AT&T demonstrated its support of Windows Phone 7 (WP7) at the software’s official launch on Oct ... 10/19/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
"Mohawk's presence here has been a magnet for flooring suppliers and customers, and this expansion reflects the resilience of an industry that supplies more than half of the world's carpet and rugs," Deal said.
Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Brian Anderson said the expansions are also a sign of an improving economy and a rebound in the housing market.
Today, The Washington Post added another noteworthy finding to the growing pile of information leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden: the NSA is collecting nearly five billion cellphone location records per day from across the world. The Post reports that this initiative allows the NSA to track individuals and map relationships "in ways that would have been previously unimaginable." This gigantic data collection feeds a database that stores information on "hundreds of millions of devices," according to the documents obtained by The Post. One estimate puts the size of this at 27 terabytes, which the paper frames as twice as large as the text content in the Library of Congress's print collection.
Security experts say passwords for more than 2 million Facebook, Google and other accounts have been compromised and circulated online, just the latest example of breaches involving leading Internet companies.
Some services including Twitter have responded by disabling the affected passwords.