Cheryl A

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Sperm Whales Adopt Deformed Dolphin

This bottlenose dolphin looks tiny in comparison to its sperm whale companions (Credit: Alexander D. M. Wilson/Aquatic Mammals )<p>You’ve probably seen …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

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Death of Dolphin in China Sparks Outrage—and Questions

What you should, and shouldn't do, if you come across a stranded marine mammal.<p><b>The death of a dolphin in China that was photographed with beachgoers handling it shortly beforehand has sparked outrage on the country's social media sites.</b><p>Tourists on the South China beach near a resort in Hainan …

Sea World Dolphin Show Disappoints

I enjoyed my trip to Sea World yesterday, but I can’t attribute that to the park’s efforts. I went with my family – parents and little kids — and had …

Whales are able to learn from others: Humpbacks pass on hunting tips

Humpback whales are able to pass on hunting techniques to each other, just as humans do, new research has found.

Cellphones Through History: Motorola DynaTAC, iPhone & More (PHOTOS)

BRICK TO CHIC<p>It’s the 40th anniversary of the device 6 billion people can’t live without. See its evolution since 1973.<p>04.03.13 4:45 AM ET<p>Getty (4); …

Who's killing the PC? Blame the cloud

Gartner's and IDC's first quarter 2013 PC sales numbers look bad, but we shouldn't be surprised because we saw this coming nearly two years ago. …

Cloud Comp Lets Designers Share Mockups With Clients Through Cloud App

We’re back with yet another way to extend the popular screenshot and file sharing service Cloud App.<p>Cloud Comp is a lightweight tool powered by Cloud App which lets designers share app and website mockups with clients. Put another way, if you’re a designer and use Cloud App already, you’ll want to …

Sqwiggle Makes Working Remotely Less Lonely, More Awesome

Hey Marissa! Check this one out.<p>Sqwiggle is browser-based group video chat built with work-from-homers in mind. It’s got the office-like immediacy that Skype lacks, but without the noise of a Google Hangout. I’m kind of in love with it.<p>As someone who puts words on the Internet for a living, I’ve …

Making The Perfect Phone Is Not Enough

“The One isn’t just the best smartphone HTC has ever made — it can legitimately lay claim to being the best smartphone ever produced by anyone.” That’s GDGT’s Peter Rojas speaking about the HTC One. Rojas isn’t alone in this opinion. The HTC One is a phone nearly universally loved by the Internet. …

Google Street View Hyperlapse Is An Experimental New Way Of Wandering The World

Google Street View is maybe one of the most interesting and under appreciated technical developments of the past decade, but it’s all a little static when viewed through standard channels like Google Maps on the desktop or on a mobile device. A new project from Toronto UX design firm Teehan+Lax, …

T-Mobile Begins $99 iPhone 5 Sales, Sees Lines At Retail Stores

T-Mobile is kicking off its official sales of the iPhone 5 today, marking the first time the U.S.’ fourth largest carrier has offered an Apple smartphone. Thanks to T-Mo’s new Uncarrier plans, the iPhone 5 can be had starting at just $99, with two years of $20 monthly payments to cover the balance, …

Nearly 60K Low-Quality Apps Booted From Google Play Store In February, Points To Increased Spam-Fighting

Google has stepped up its efforts to remove spammy or otherwise non-compliant applications from its mobile application marketplace, Google Play, in recent weeks. App deletions hit a record high in February, with 60,000 apps removed during the course of the month – the largest round of app deletions …

Google Unveils Redesigned Play Store Android App, Rollout To Phones And Tablets Starts Today

Remember that hefty leak from a few weeks back that pointed to a dramatic redesign for Google’s Play Store Android app? Well, in case you were still unconvinced, Google has confirmed that just such a facelift has been in the works, and that the new 4.0 version of the Play Store app will start …

Google’s New Inactive Account Manager Gives You Control Over Your Digital Afterlife

What will happen to your Gmail, YouTube, Google Drive and Google+ accounts after you die? That’s probably not something you really want to think about, but as more and more of our data now lives online, that’s sadly a question that comes up with some regularity. Today, Google is launching its …

Facebook Still Reigns Supreme With Teens, But Social Media Interest Dwindling

Teens still love Facebook. No news there. According to a recent study by Piper Jaffray, 33 percent of the 5,200 teens surveyed choose Facebook as their most important social network.<p>Following behind, Twitter has 30 percent of the vote, while 17 percent of teens say that Instagram is the most …

An iPhone Lover’s Take On The Facebook Phone

“This is not a Facebook Phone.” Yeah, whatever. The HTC First is the first phone that has Facebook partnering up with an OEM to bake an Android pie with Facebook Home filling, so I’m calling it the Facebook Phone. There will be more. This is just the first. And guess what?<p>It’s really good.<p>Sitting …