It's a bit on the technical side, for all you super techies out there, here's a talk from the developers that helped build KitKat 4.4 for Android.
Monday, December 09, 2013
Saturday, December 07, 2013
Yes, the Vikings should have gone for it on 4th down, and a New York Times robot knows why » Nieman Journalism Lab
I'm programmed to make the tough calls, but these have been cake (even though I can't eat cake): http://t.co/NonzVfSIkm
— NYT 4th Down Bot (@NYT4thDownBot) December 6, 2013
A mashup is a computer program that takes information from a website and then presents it in a totally helpful way, usually using another program that takes advantage of the other information.
This is the case with "The Times' 4th Down Bot" a neat use of the NFL Stats in a real time and follow this bot on twitter! @NYT4thDownBot
Friday, December 06, 2013
A new report in The Washington Post suggests that the National Security Agency (NSA) tracks roughly 5 billion mobile phones every day, a number that will do nothing to quiet the current fervor over the intelligence agency’s information-gathering practices…
About a year ago I wrote about cloud development tools for Android. At the time, there was only one available that had been specifically designed for Android development, though demand for such tools was on the rise. As a result, I focused much of my…
Thursday, November 28, 2013
Every year a lot of people wait until this time of year to buy their tech items, and why not? It's the best time of year to get the best bargains of the year with Black Friday and Cyber Monday around the corner.
Where are the best bargains in tech? Mostly, it's timing and doing your research to find the best bargains for your tech needs.
Dell is having a Thanksgiving 6 PM Eastern start to Black Friday Specials, you'll get their new Venue tablet starting at 6PM on Thanksgiving night for only $129.99 - it's an online exclusive through Dell's website only.
Dell also has an XBOX 360 4GB with Kinect special for only $189.99 that launches at 6 PM Eastern
There are more deals that kick off on Black Friday as well. Go to Dell.com
In the mood for a nice Windows 8 laptop? This Gateway below is now $299.99 right now online!
Check out Staples.com and the
Gateway NV570P09u 15.6" Touch Screen Laptop
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Saturday, November 23, 2013
You've been buying products made in China for years now, pretty soon some of those Apple electronic products could be assembled right in the USA, in Pennsylvania.
Great news for more jobs for the USA, and specifically the area in PA that could use a lot more jobs, let's keep this trend going. More jobs in the tech field is exactly what we need.
Friday, November 22, 2013
A year and a half ago, we wrote about the patent infringement lawsuit filed by Honeywell against Nest. Honeywell, of course has a huge market share for thermostats, while Nest is the innovative upstart -- the darling of the tech set for rethinking how…
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
If you bought an HP Chromebook 11 recently and have noticed that your charger is overheating, you are not alone. Now HP is taking notice of this and have announced that anyone who purchased one of the Chromebooks should not use the bundled charger that is included in the package.
Read more at ARS Technica for the latest on this story.
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Monday, November 11, 2013
Introducing a great new jobs website, where employers can find workers for the restaurant, bar, and fast food industry. It's called e-Waitress.net and it's a very attractive place for businesses to place their help wanted ads for a reasonable cost.
In this still uncertain economic time, it's great to see that a lot of people can find work via the job websites and very specific ones like this.
Visit the site, and if you're an employer in the USA or around the world, just click on "Publish New" and you're on your way to finding your next employee at e-Waitress.