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Instagram goes to space with NASA to share images of Earth and beyond

Instagram is now going where no photo-sharing app has gone before. Today NASA announced that it has set up an official account on (...)

2013-09-05
This is what Google Glass looks like under X-ray

We’ve already seen the inside of Google Glass through teardowns, but now you can get another look inside the eyewear through STEMbite’s set (...)

2013-09-05
Twitter #Music for iOS lets you reply to, favorite and retweet users that share tracks in your #NowPlaying feed

The real potential for Twitter #Music has always been the idea of combining a robust music player app with the real-time trends and (...)

2013-09-05
"I Killed a Man": A YouTube Confession for a Drunken Car Crash

In a YouTube video posted this week, a 22-year-old confessed that he was drunk when he crashed his pickup truck into another car (...)

2013-09-05
Google launches ‘Minchizu’, custom maps showing geotagged photos for Google+ Communities in Japan

It started with a Google+ Community called ‘Tokyo Slide Map’. A group of users wanted to chronicle the very best children’s (...)

2013-09-05
Google+ photo editing has been restored on the Web after disappearing for nearly a week

Google+ users will be pleased to hear that they can edit their photos again from the lightbox. The photo editor disappeared from (...)

2013-09-05
Google’s Super Monkey Ball-inspired Chrome experiment gets a new course for the browser’s 5th birthday

Back in March, Google launched a Super Monkey Ball-inspired Chrome Experiment called World Wide Maze. Essentially, you could grab (...)

2013-09-05
Google Earth for Android app now lets you rediscover all of your geotagged Google+ photos

If you’re the type of person who travels a lot and captures all of your photos with a smartphone, tablet, or other device with geotagging (...)

2013-09-05
15 Brands Kicking Butt on Vine

Despite Instagram’s massive following and its new video feature, many brands have committed to Vine. It’s entirely (...)

2013-09-05
MyGlass update lets you control Google Glass using your Android device

Grappling with the small touchpad fitted on the side of Google Glass can be a little frustrating and inelegant. Likewise, shouting (...)

2013-09-05
Facebook delays privacy policy update amid protests by watchdogs

Facebook has said it will not roll out a scheduled update to its privacy policy till next week, after it takes the time to “ensure (...)

2013-09-05
Facebook-Flavored Ice Cream Is a Real Thing

Can you imagine tasting a social network? Two enterprising ice cream makers at Valentino Ice Cream Shop in Tisno, on Croatia’s (...)

2013-09-05
Microsoft revamps Bing News with trending stories from Facebook and Twitter

Microsoft has rolled out a new look for its Bing News service that introduces trending stories from Facebook and Twitter and includes a (...)

2013-09-04
People Like Giving More When The Giving Is Social

There are many, many selfless motivations for giving to a charity or doing a good deed. But being honest, most of us would also admit (...)

2013-09-04
What You Missed: September 4, 2013 Edition

Honey I Shrunk the Computer This hobbyist built a 1/3 scale 128k Apple computer. He calls it Mini–Mac. Aereo Has Time On (...)

2013-09-04
Rinema: International movie recommendations from viewers with similar tastes as you

Rinema has launched its social movie site for cataloguing the movies you’ve seen and finding people with similar taste as you. Movie (...)

2013-09-04
Google Drive for iOS gets the new card-style thumbnail layout, easier file sharing and automatic grouping

The Google Drive for iOS app has been updated today with an all-new look that mimics the card-style layout using across Google+ and (...)

2013-09-04
Google’s browser becomes a true platform with today’s launch of Chrome Apps

Google has announced the launch of Chrome Apps today in a bid to establish the Web browser as more of a platform in itself. The new (...)

2013-09-04
Google’s new UK HQ plans include a rooftop pool and track

Google’s new London headquarters in Kings Cross look set to be given the thumbs up by planners, meaning the staff are in for a treat (...)

2013-09-04
Path goes Pro: Introduces $14.99 premium subscription plan and new privacy controls to share moments

Private social network Path has released an update for its iOS and Android apps that it says will give its more than 20 million users (...)

2013-09-04
Jelly Bean now installed on 45% of active Android devices, as successor KitKat waits in the wings

Google may have unveiled KitKat, its controversially named upcoming new Android build, yesterday but Jelly Bean continues to be the (...)

2013-09-04
This Color–Changing Syringe Could Save Millions Of Lives

A new, non–reusable syringe that changes colors could decrease the 1.3 million deaths each year caused by dirty needles in developing (...)

2013-09-03
Smartphone cameras have killed the point-and-shoot, but not the dSLR

Everything in the technology space seems to be revolving around the camera built into the hardware device. If there’s a social component (...)

2013-09-04
Path brings its private social network app to Samsung’s Galaxy Gear smartwatch

Private social network Path is diving head first into the age of wearable computing. As the world watched the unveiling of the Samsung (...)

2013-09-03
Qualcomm takes on Samsung’s Galaxy Gear with Toq smartwatch, coming in Q4

Samsung’s Galaxy Gear smartwatch may have gotten all the buzz, but Qualcomm’s Connected Experiences division has just announced (...)

2013-09-03
Android Offers A Kitkat Product Demo

Perhaps in an effort to lure customers away from Apple (so healthy! so boring!), Android has always named operating systems after (...)

2013-09-03
Pixable’s Photofeed wants to be the one place you store all your photos in the cloud

Pixable, the SingTel-owned company that organizes your social photos in smart ways, is getting into the cloud storage game with (...)

2013-09-03
Fashion is subjective: Smartwatches and Google Glass won’t sell unless people think they’re stylish

My flatmate sniggers whenever I call a gadget sexy or stylish. Are they strange words to use? Apple’s MacBook Air, the updated Nexus (...)

2013-09-03
10 Paradoxical Traits Of Creative People

I frequently find myself thinking about whether I am an artist or an entrepreneur. I am simply trying my best to create my own unique (...)

2013-09-03
Stealth Wear Makes A Jump From Art To Product

Artist Adam Harvey has been working with the idea of anti–surveillance for years, creating, for instance, a handbag that thwarts (...)

2013-09-03
Social analytics service Topsy now lets you search through every tweet ever sent on Twitter

Social analytics service Topsy has announced that it now offers the full archive of tweets on Twitter, meaning that anyone can search (...)

2013-09-03
Foursum Golf launches on iOS with rangefinder and social skills, Android coming soon

Foursum Golf is a new app available from the App Store for iOS devices that promises to be the ultimate all-in-one tool for golfers (...)

2013-09-03
How to Add Special Effects to Vine and Instagram Videos

Anyone can become "Instafamous" by adding a filter or a few hashtags to a cool selfie. The real pros live on video Vine and Instagram (...)

2013-09-03
Google confirms it’s working on an update to fix Google Authenticator for iOS data losses

Google Authenticator, an app that generates two-factor authentication codes for services that offer the additional security layer, (...)

2013-09-03
Google Authenticator for iOS update wipes all existing user accounts

Google Authenticator, an app that generates two-factor authentication codes for services that offer the additional security layer, (...)

2013-09-03
Here’s why your Twitter avatar may (temporarily) be an egg

You may have woken to see lots of people tweeting without an avatar this morning — maybe even you yourself have lost your Twitter (...)

2013-09-03
Chinese firm tests drones for express delivery service

Most US citizens associate drones with dubious allegations of terrorist activity, but Chinese delivery firm SF Express is currently (...)

2013-09-03
Google yanks video of Android KitKat statue unveiling after possible Nexus prototype spotted

Google took the wraps off Android 4.4 KitKat on Tuesday, but it appears to have revealed more than it had planned. 9to5Google spotted (...)

2013-09-03
China’s Rival Social Networks: Weixin vs. Weibo

Even as they compete for market share, Sina’s Weibo and Tencent’s Weixin have evolved to fill very distinct user niches. (...)

2013-09-03
Amazon Launches Kindle Reader With Goodreads Integration

Looks like Amazon is making good use of its Goodreads acquisition. When it debuted the latest Kindle e–reader Tuesday, among (...)

2013-09-02
Treehouse gets included in Oregon school district’s curriculum, offering students programming courses

Treehouse has partnered with the Umatilla school district in Oregon, becoming perhaps the first edu-tech service to be included in (...)

2013-09-02
5 Profound Insights On Success From A Wharton Prof Devoted To Understanding It

If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with (...)

2013-09-02
It’s not just you: LinkedIn is having trouble loading profiles but is working to fix the glitch

LinkedIn appears to be suffering from a few technical issues today, with users getting in touch to tell us that their once-populated (...)

2013-09-02
LinkedIn to close publisher pages on LinkedIn Today and migrate followers to company pages instead

LinkedIn plans to phase out publisher pages on its curated news portal LinkedIn Today, and migrate followers to company pages where (...)

2013-09-02
Is technology the ‘Superman’ that the education sector has been waiting for?

In 2010, a movie came out in theaters that highlighted a growing problem in our education system: that students are finding it more (...)

2013-09-01
Shazam for iOS now lets your Twitter followers preview songs in-tweet when you share a tagged song

Shazam, the music discovery and tagging service, has rolled out an update to its iOS app that means whenever you tweet a song you’ve (...)

2013-09-01
Pinterest User Attributes Hitler Quotes to Taylor Swift

It seems to happen every few months. A picture of a historical figure with a quote credited to them gets passed around the Internet, (...)

2013-08-31
9 Israeli startups ready to rock the advertising world

This post by Avi Schneider was originally published by Israeli tech blog Geektime. It’s a crazy noisy world out there today, and (...)

2013-08-31

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