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Hackers show off Google Glass ‘instruments’ and ‘drumpants’

<b>By Caleb Garling</b><p>Clothing and jewelry embedded with microprocessors are a growing fad. The idea is that we’ll soon do our computing right from our apparel. So far most of the applications have been around health and basic computing needs but Tuesday at the SF MusicTech Summit developers showed how …

Google Glass already winning praises from firefighters

A Georgia Fire Chief is singing the praises of Google Glass. It isn’t hard to see why a heads up display would be a big benefit to Firefighters but a less Beta product would probably more optimal for bigger rollouts. (which are probably a year out at least).<p>Still, good for them for being open to …

What Google can learn from the Airwave, Oakley’s hyper-focused take on Google Glass

While Google Glass has captured the minds and imaginations of many in the tech world, most of us still aren’t sure what we’d use it for.<p>One device that doesn’t have that problem is the Airwave, the $650 snow sports-focused heads-up display goggles developed by eyewear maker Oakley.<p>Unlike Glass, …

Aerohive Networks Files For $75 Million IPO

Aerohive, a company that sells Wi-Fi products to enterprise customers, has today filed to go public. The company’s proposed $75 million public offering is not unexpected. It spoke directly about a future flotation when it raised its Series E round of capital ($22.5 million) in 2012.<p>Aerohive went …

Silk Road 2.0 'Hack' Blamed On Bitcoin Bug, All Funds Stolen

The same bug that has plagued several of the biggest players in the Bitcoin economy may have just bitten the Silk Road.<p>On Thursday, one of the recently-reincarnated drug-selling black market site’s administrators posted a long announcement to the Silk Road 2.0 forums admitting that the site had …

Male, female or 'custom'? Facebook announces 50 ways to define gender

You don't have to be just male or female on Facebook anymore. The social media giant is adding a customizable option with about 50 different terms people can use to identify their gender as well as three preferred pronoun choices: him, her or them.<p>Facebook said the changes, shared with The …

Senators propose smartphone antitheft 'kill switch' bill

Lawmakers' bids to require a smartphone "kill switch" seem to be gaining momentum.<p>Following the proposal of a California bill, a handful of senators have now proposed federal legislation to require carriers to provide a security feature on all cell phones that would render the devices inoperable if …

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The Real Cost of Chocolate; 'Dead Mall' Food Court

· What's the Real Cost of Chocolate? [Eatocracy]<br>· Look at This Dead Mall's Abandoned Food Court [Gawker]<br>· Calif. Lawmaker Proposes Warning Labels for Sugary Drinks [Reuters]<br>· Fascinating Maps from the New Meat Atlas [Modern Farmer]<br>· Your Guide to Heart-Shaped Fast Food [The Daily Dot]<br>· 11 Foods …

How to Make Chai-Spiced Monkey Bread

<i>Every other Friday on Food52,</i> <i>Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co.</i> <i>shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: Invite some friends over for brunch. Make lots of coffee. Make this Monkey Bread. Make sure you eat it with your</i> …