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
Inside App Extensions: Apple, Inc's new Widgets & Keyboards similar ... - Apple Insider ... market for premium phones, keeping ... For this reason, Apple commonly ... users like to complain that Apple "stole" from an open source ... 07/4/2014 - 3:55 pm | View Link
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Phone locking is making AT&T a target for hackers Phone unlock codes aren't just a valuable item for consumers trying to sell or transfer their phones. They're a hot commodity for hackers as hell as AT&T recently learned. 06/16/2014 - 4:06 pm | View Link
Tech giants scramble for lead on 'Internet of Things' Announcements in recent days from Apple and Samsung made clear they are staking their claim to the "Internet of Things" following Google's announcement earlier this year that it was creating a new Android platform for wearable electronics. "The Internet of Things is the next big platform," said Roger Kay, an analyst with Endpoint Technologies Associates. Apple unveiled Monday its new mobile ... 06/7/2014 - 10:45 pm | View Link
A Conversation With Linus Torvalds, Who Built The World's Most Robust Operating System And Gave It Away For Free Hello everybody out there using minix - I'm... 06/7/2014 - 10:13 am | View Link
Could This App Create A Free, Secret Web? Facebook is doing it with drones, Google is doing it with balloons that occasionally crash into power lines. Bringing free Internet access to the unconnected millions in developing countries is complicated and expensive. What if there was an easier way? 06/5/2014 - 5:21 pm | View Link
Has Microsoft really changed its attitude toward open source? Microsoft became infamous for its negative attitude toward open source software, but is the company learning to live with open source? Plus: Android may surpass Windows as the most used operating system, and Cinnamon versus Unity in Ubuntu 14.04. read more 06/5/2014 - 11:53 am | View Link
The Real Reason Samsung Is Developing Its Nascent Tizen OS The open source OS comes standard on the new Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch ... Google's advertising ambitions For Google, the company wants to keeps its Android system on as many phones, tablets, and wearable devices as it possibly can. The company generated ... 07/23/2014 - 8:12 am | View Link
Google Delays Public Release Of Honeycomb Source, But Don't Panic Again, Andy clarifies: While we’re excited to offer these new features to Android tablets, we have more work to do before we can deliver them to other device types including phones... Until then, we’ve decided not to release Honeycomb to open source. 07/12/2014 - 2:24 pm | View Link
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Apple Sues HTC: Rationality May Not Be the Entire Reason Nearly all of the accusations are against the Android phones. The reaction by iPhone haters is predictable outrage. When it comes to aggressive assertion of IP against heroes of the open source revolution, Apple is now where Microsoft (MSFT) was almost a ... 03/2/2010 - 6:59 pm | View Link
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The Federal Aviation Administration lifted its ban Wednesday on U. S. flights in and out of Israel, which the agency had imposed out of concern for the risk of planes being hit by Hamas rockets.
The decision was effective at 11:45 p.m. EDT.
"Before making this decision, the FAA worked with its U.
Even your local library can be a great place for art supplies.
Artist Mike Stilkey reclaims the book covers of dozens of old books that otherwise would have been thrown out. Using ink, colored pencil and paint to create his whimsical works of art, Stilkey asserts that painting on book covers came to him more naturally than painting on a canvas
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"I began painting on them almost accidentally
Beijing's so-called mini stimulus seems to be having not-so-mini results. For the second month in a row, an early reading shows factory sentiment rising to its highest level in 18 months. The HSBC/Markit Flash China Manufacturing PMI rose to 52 in July, well above forecasts and above the 50 line that separates expansion from contraction.