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
YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. 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
Flu-like bug keeps O's on their toes with pitching - Major League Baseball CF Jones RP Meek bitten by Orioles flu bug - Big News Network 04/16/2014 - 1:49 pm | View Link
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‘Family Guy’ Joins the Top Free Android Apps List This Week - Media Bistro ... got some newcomers to the top ten list that are worth mentioning. ... Week 1. 2. Pandora Internet Radio 3. Facebook Messenger 4. Instagram 5. ... 04/16/2014 - 11:06 am | View Link
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Designer sneakers the new blue ... - Canberra Times ... have formed a thriving subculture using Instagram, Facebook and ... taken advantage of but also to get their money's worth." "Reselling ... 04/16/2014 - 7:04 am | View Link
Instagram Just Got A Whole Lot More Biden Also worth noting that I think me and the Vice President have the same shades (along with many, many others of course). Obama’s been on Instagram for a while now, but now we’ll get our own serving of photo snapshot Cup of Joe moments, too, and that’s ... 04/16/2014 - 11:05 am | View Link
Nikki Ferrell Defends Juan Pablo Galavis, Relationship on Instagram Despite the fact that he may not have said "I love you" after all, she clearly feels this catch is worth hanging onto - and defending in a public forum. Apparently, the winner of The Bachelor, often seen as submissive, can be quite fired up when defending ... 04/16/2014 - 3:16 am | View Link
Jon Jones, manager deny that he is responsible for homophobic taunts on Instagram It is also worth noting that Jones appears to have posted a "selfie" on his Instagram AFTER the time where the Swedish man made the comments about Jones "stalking him." So, the obvious question is 'how was your phone stolen for those comments but photos ... 04/15/2014 - 4:15 pm | View Link
So That Just Happened: Killa Cam Went For Nick Cannon’s Jugular On Instagram [POSTS] We’ve all been there a time or two on Twitter….when EVERYONE is commenting on something…and you feel like you have a joke worth tweeting…so you do. Only your joke is the only one that seems to get responded to by the individual in the joke! 04/15/2014 - 12:51 pm | View Link
Another Photographer Just Made $10K-Plus With An Instagram Flash Sale In the end, he says he sold more than $10,000 worth of prints and decided to let the offer stand indefinitely. But the money wasn’t the point, Huey says. Instead, the sale was about teaching digital followers to be consumers of physical art objects ... 04/13/2014 - 4:29 pm | View Link
Facebook's $1 Billion Instagram Purchase: Was it Worth it ... A Year Later, Instagram Hasn’t Made a Dime. Was it Worth $1 Billion? Last April Facebook agreed to buy the quickly growing photo-sharing network ... 04/16/2014 - 4:03 pm | View Website
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Instagram Apps Flow for Instagram - The missing iPad app Instagram is great for capturing and sharing moments from your iPhone, but what about viewing those moments on your iPad? 04/15/2014 - 5:59 pm | View Website
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San Francisco's Uber said the fee demonstrates its "continued commitment to safety" and helps fund increased costs for background checks, motor vehicle checks, driver safety education, current and future safety features in its app, and insurance.
"The safety efforts themselves (background checks, ongoing safety monitoring, driver safety education, insurance, etc) are not new," spokesman Lane Kasselman said in an e-mail.
Uber and other companies that engage in the practice said it helps bring out more drivers to meet increased need for their services.
Arun Sundararajan, a New York University business professor who studies the sharing economy, said he thinks riders won't bristle as much when they face the new fee.
Michaels Stores Inc. said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7 percent of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach.
Michaels' report comes as many shoppers worry about the safety of their personal data after a massive pre-Christmas security breach at Target Corp.
Since 1930, there has been a science experiment that basically does nothing. Seriously. Scientists watch as a solid—that's actually a liquid 230 billion times more viscous than water—'drips' down a glass container. But that takes time. A lot of time with a whole lot of nothing. For the past 84 years, the blob of tar has only dripped 8 times.