Posts Tagged: Technology

Ten Most Important Mobile Moments of the Year

Location-Based Services Partner for Scale Foursquare partnered with AmEx; Shopkick went with the CW. Location-based companies proved great at raising capital but not so great at getting a mass of consumers to check in to locations on an ongoing basis.

Ten Most Important Mobile Moments of the Year

Location-Based Services Partner for Scale Foursquare partnered with AmEx; Shopkick went with the CW. Location-based companies proved great at raising capital but not so great at getting a mass of consumers to check in to locations on an ongoing basis.

10 Historical Events Affected by Social Media

                          Hurricane Katrina, 9/11, Princess Diana’s death — these three events might have played out differently had social media been as strong as it is now. That’s not

10 Historical Events Affected by Social Media

                          Hurricane Katrina, 9/11, Princess Diana’s death — these three events might have played out differently had social media been as strong as it is now. That’s not

Holy Cow Batman! It’s A QR Code!

Imagine you are a farmer living in rural France. You want to sell your produce direct to the public but because you are in an area of outstanding natural beauty advertising signs and poster boards are forbidden. Also you have

Holy Cow Batman! It’s A QR Code!

Imagine you are a farmer living in rural France. You want to sell your produce direct to the public but because you are in an area of outstanding natural beauty advertising signs and poster boards are forbidden. Also you have

The all-telling eye

Webcams can now spot which ads catch your gaze, read your mood and check your vital signs IMAGINE browsing a website when a saucy ad for lingerie catches your eye. You don’t click on it, merely smile and go to

The all-telling eye

Webcams can now spot which ads catch your gaze, read your mood and check your vital signs IMAGINE browsing a website when a saucy ad for lingerie catches your eye. You don’t click on it, merely smile and go to

Dumping Your BlackBerry? Join the Club

f your New Year’s resolutions include trashing your BlackBerry, you’re not alone. As many as 60 percent of users at small companies plan to exchange their BlackBerry phone over the next 12 months for another platform such as Apple’s iPhone

Dumping Your BlackBerry? Join the Club

f your New Year’s resolutions include trashing your BlackBerry, you’re not alone. As many as 60 percent of users at small companies plan to exchange their BlackBerry phone over the next 12 months for another platform such as Apple’s iPhone

This New Microsoft Technology Turns Anything Into A Touchscreen

Microsoft has unveiled the OmniTouch, reports NewScientist. It’s a startling technology that uses a small projector and a depth-sensitive camera to project a user interface onto a wall, your hand, or anything at all and let a user interact with

This New Microsoft Technology Turns Anything Into A Touchscreen

Microsoft has unveiled the OmniTouch, reports NewScientist. It’s a startling technology that uses a small projector and a depth-sensitive camera to project a user interface onto a wall, your hand, or anything at all and let a user interact with

iPhone 4S: Siri Politely Answers 10 Absurd Questions

Captain Kirk destroyed a computer with this question. Siri shrugs. Thanks to Josh at “This is my…” blog for this one. This is the correct answer, sort of. Let’s start a band! She kept saying my name…. Siri can’t answer

iPhone 4S: Siri Politely Answers 10 Absurd Questions

Captain Kirk destroyed a computer with this question. Siri shrugs. Thanks to Josh at “This is my…” blog for this one. This is the correct answer, sort of. Let’s start a band! She kept saying my name…. Siri can’t answer

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Arrested at Occupy Wall Street? There’s an App for That

Protesters facing imminent arrest may now have an easy way to tell friends, family members and lawyers. There’s now an “I’m Getting Arrested” app for Android that allows users to notify a pre-programmed group of people when you are getting

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Arrested at Occupy Wall Street? There’s an App for That

Protesters facing imminent arrest may now have an easy way to tell friends, family members and lawyers. There’s now an “I’m Getting Arrested” app for Android that allows users to notify a pre-programmed group of people when you are getting

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How People Use Smartphones and Tablets While Watching TV

So you watch TV without another screen to hand? You may soon be in the minority. TV viewing is increasingly becoming a multi-screen experience. This is especially true for owners of tablets and smartphones in the U.S., 40% of whom

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How People Use Smartphones and Tablets While Watching TV

So you watch TV without another screen to hand? You may soon be in the minority. TV viewing is increasingly becoming a multi-screen experience. This is especially true for owners of tablets and smartphones in the U.S., 40% of whom