René Bauer

8 Flips | 3 Magazines | 8 Following | @ReneBauer | Keep up with René Bauer on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “René Bauer”

Why Apple Is Losing Ground To The Samsung Brand

Samsung is gaining fast on Apple in terms of brand affection – but we seem reluctant to admit it.<p>In Interbrand’s 2013 brand index, a benchmark measure of brand value, Apple came out on top, ending a 13 year run by Coca Cola. The signs are though that Samsung, which has been investing heavily in …

A system for a safe PIN you won't forget

Our consumer expert explains a useful system for remembering your bank account PIN<p>While some people can reliably remember their bank account number along with the sort code and even their National Insurance number, others, just as intelligent in other ways, struggle to recollect their four-digit …

Astonishingly, the UK’s grand porn filter scheme isn’t just blocking porn

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Well, knock me over with a feather. Apparently, British ISPs’ on-by-default porn filters — mandated by the government back in …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Internet of Things Bill of Rights

Pt and Limor write,<p>The New York Times asked Adafruit's founder and engineer, Limor 'Ladyada' Fried to contribute to an article series called ROOM for …

Trick Question: Have You Registered for the Internet of Things World Forum?

As you may have heard, Cisco is hosting the inaugural Internet of Things World Forum, October 29-31 in Barcelona. The goal of the IoT World Forum is to gather the best and brightest thinkers, doers, and innovators from business, government, and academia together to <b>accelerate the Internet of Things</b>. …

These tiny plastic bubbles could allow virtual high-fives or sophisticated touchscreen devices

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Imagine learning to play the cello and having each correct note confirmed not just by the sound produced, but by a tiny bubble …