Jun12

An Exhilarating Bird’s Eye View Of A Falcon On The Hunt

The Crazy Accurate Thermal Images That Saw Dzokhar Tsarnaev Through A Boat Tarp Apr21

The Crazy Accurate Thermal Images That Saw Dzokhar Tsarnaev Through A Boat Tarp

There was no small amount of technology that went into the capture of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzokhar Tsarnaev, but perhaps none was more impressive than the...

How To Make Sure No One Bothers You In A Computer Lab Apr09

How To Make Sure No One Bothers You In A Computer Lab

You have a lot of work to do. You’re on a deadline. You’re stressing out because people are constantly dropping by your desk saying hi, how you’re doing, because you’re...

Alan Kay has some choice criticisms about the iPad Apr09

Alan Kay has some choice criticisms about the iPad

To call Alan Kay brilliant is an understatement. Kay, in case you're unfamiliar with his work, is a Turing Award winner who played an integral role in the development of object-oriented...

Dec22

Can Anyone Really Survive The Booby Traps In Home Alone?

Entertainment There are few movies that get me in the holiday spirit as much as Home Alone does. I’m not kidding! As a kid, I always imagined myself being as clever as Macaulay Culkin, rigging…

Nov06

This Pocket Change Stealing Chair Will Eventually Pay For Itself

The only silver lining to losing pocket change in your couch cushions is the windfall you’ll discover when you finally get around to cleaning it. But at best you’ll just recover all…

Sep04

Monday Night Web Movie: Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy

I don’t care what anyone says, the most recent film adaptation of The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy is fantastic. Martin Freeman (The Hobbit), Zooey Deschanel (500 Days Of Summer)…

Aug30

GIMP now (finally) available as a native Mac app

This is something that's been a long time coming, and it's finally here. GIMP is an excellent Photoshop-esque open source photo editor. While it's been available on Mac for a long time, it has…

Aug29

Intelligent personal assistant Cue adds support for iPhone calendars, iOS 6

One thing that stands out in our modern digital age is the sheer volume of information that we must process. There is so much information coming at us from our calendars, emails and social feeds that…

Aug29

Video interview with Apple v. Samsung jury foreman

Jury foreman Velvin Hogan talks to Bloomberg about the verdict the jury handed down in the high-profile US lawsuit between Samsung and Apple. Hogan discusses how the jury came to its decision and…

Aug19

Predict The Future With The Apple Vs Samsung Verdict-O-Matic

Apple vs Samsung. Who will win? It’s the great question of our age. “Who is John Galt?” Pfft. “Where’s Waldo?” Who cares. If you can’t wait for a…

Aug19

Adelaide Pair Seek Funding For iPhone-Controlled Key-Finding Gizmo

Keys. Nefarious contraptions capable of increasing stealth capabilities directly correlated to the intensity with which one searches for them. Despite one’s best efforts to put them in a…