If You Are An Offensive Idiot Online, Get The New “Clear” App
If you happen to be a really terrible person on the internet but want to appear great, then the new "Clear" app is the right app for you! Fired from Jeb Bush's campaign after Buzzfeed found several of his tweets calling women "sluts," as well as a bunch of homophobic references, Ethan Czahor thought he'd…
Study: iPhone Separation Anxiety Is An Actual Thing
A new study from the University of Missouri found that people can suffer serious psychological and physiological effects when separated from their phones. Despite the fact that our collective cell phone obsession is the world's favorite thing to talk about, very little research exists on what happens when our iPhones are taken away from us.
Apple Unveils The iPhone 6 And The Apple Watch
Today, Apple unveiled two new phones: the gigantic-screened iPhone 6 and the even clunkier iPhone 6 Plus. Both phones will be released on September 19th. One exciting feature will be mobile payments, which allows users to use the phone as a credit card on trips to the store. A bigger surprise announcement today was the…
The Future Is Here & It’s The NFC Ring
NFC stands for Near Field Communication, a type of data transfer that allows information to be passed between people and devices at short distance. British developer John McLear's been working on the ring technology, which he says will allow wearers to do stuff like wirelessly lock doors, unlock their phones and transmit information between devices.
Switched On With The Sound Out
As everybody who works with me knows, I am a litttttttle bit sound-sensitive. I tend to obsessively fixate on strange and repetitive noises and can't deal if there's lots of ambient chatter in my work zone. I should probably work and live in a soundproof booth, but alas, that's not a possibility at the moment.
The Top 10 Gifts Facebook Has Given Us
This weekend, "The Social Network," a scripted movie about Facebook's origins, opens nationwide. In honor of this momentous-ish occasion, we'll be re-running some of our Facebook-related content that you might have missed, illustrating the good, bad, and ugly things the social networking site has brought into our previously status update-free lives. The piece below originally…