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The Luxury Real Estate Market In Downtown Manhattan Is Booming

For the first time in a decade, however, the asking prices for luxury Downtown apartments have outpaced those in Midtown and Uptown, new data show, as developments in Tribeca, Soho and Chelsea demand in excess of $7,000 per square foot.<p>The average asking price for a Downtown luxury apartment rose …

After One Of The Greatest Stock Market Crashes Ever, Cyprus Is About To Crash All Over Again

The Cyprus stock market once had a good run.<p>Opened in 1996, it reached as high as 5,500 points in the fall of 2007. That was just before the country entered the Eurozone.<p>But right now the Cyprus market is closed indefinitely as a result of the country's financial meltdown.<p>And as soon as it reopens, …

Breathometer blows past funding goal and adds new stretch goals

We talked about the Breathometer when the device first hit indiegogo a couple weeks ago. The Breathometer is a hardware device that works in …

Text Messaging

Google and Sweden in war of words over ogooglebar

There's now officially no word for "ungoogleable", meaning "impossible to find via web search" in Swedish – although there was a term until this week.<p>…

Demandbase nets $15M to build out its B2B marketing database and sell it better

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Demandbase, the B2B marketing service that pulls information about your business affiliation from your IP address and other …

Gigaom | European Union will reportedly approve Random House-Penguin merger

Advertisement<p>The European Union will reportedly follow the U.S., Australia and New Zealand in approving Random House and Penguin’s merger, Reuters …

FBI Pushing Hard for Realtime Email, Gchat, Skype, and Dropbox Spying Powers

The FBI wants more power. That's not any particular kind of surprising, since the FBI always wants more power, but this push is notable for what's …

Samsung sees A4WP wireless charging as the future

Source: Wired<p>Wireless charging is becoming an increasingly popular feature in top of the line smartphones. The new Galaxy S4 comes with built in wireless charging, but Samsung doesn’t see the Qi technology (the current standard found in most wireless charging products) used in its new flagship …

Wireless Charging

An In-Depth Look at the Mysterious Information Superhighway, Care of 1995

In 1995 episode of <i>Computer Chronicles</i>, Stewart Cheifet greets us from inside one of those fancy new cyber cafés you've undoubtedly been hearing so …

First Phase of Apple's New Reno, Nevada Data Center Ready to Open

In the middle of 2012, it was reported that Apple was looking at investing up to $1 billion over 10 years to build a new data center and other facilities near Reno, Nevada. Today, <i>AppleInsider</i> reports that Apple's first small data center project in Reno appears ready to go online.<p>The initial Reno …

Internet slows as historically unprecedented cyber-battle ensues

This week you may well have thought your connection to the internet was slowing down – in fact you would be right, and it’s not just you! According …

Cybersecurity

Expensify now lets companies reimburse international employees in Bitcoin

Businesses using Expensify will soon be able to reimburse international employees in Bitcoin. The expense report company today rolled out support for the virtual currency, lending yet more momentum to the decentralized form of payment. Speaking to <i>The Next Web</i>, Expensify CEO David Barrett said that …

'Largest' public denial of service attack in internet history linked to European spam dispute

If your internet service has been running slower than usual lately, your cable company may not be the one to blame: a massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that began on March 18 against the website of Spamhaus, a European volunteer spam-fighting organization, has increased to the …

Thousands of accounts found to host unsecured passwords, photos, and other files on Amazon's cloud

By not setting their cloud storage accounts to private, businesses and developers have been inadvertently allowing unauthorized parties to retrieve sensitive documents, images and other files previously believed to be inaccessible. According to <i>Net Security</i>, just by probing Amazon's S3 servers with …

The 10-Year-Old Security Sink Hole Slowing the Entire Internet, Explained

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The largest known hack attack of its kind brought the Internet to a crawl for users all over the …

The biggest cyber attack in the history of the Internet is happening right now

At this very moment, the largest cyber attack ever declared is emanating from a decommissioned, nuclear-war proof NATO bunker with five foot-thick concrete walls and a reputation for harboring spammers and cybercriminals. It’s all part of a dustup between CyberBunker—so named for the building just …

Cyber-attacks

Apple in court over Siri patent infringment claim

Apple is dealing with another problem in China and this time it involves its personal assistant program, Siri. A couple of weeks back, Apple had …

Siri

Apple Attack Fallout Hits China’s State-Owned Enterprises

Want to know who are China’s most hated companies? All you have to do is hit out at one of its most beloved.<p>For the third consecutive day, the …

China

Apple claims Samsung damages verdict is off by $85 million

If you’re not sure about what’s been going on between Apple and Samsung as of late, the two companies are still involved in a legal cat fight. Back …

Samsung

Yahoo Buys Mobile News App Summly From Teen Entrepreneur

Yahoo said today that it bought mobile news reader Summly, founded two years ago by 17-year-old British entrepreneur Nick D’Aloisio. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed.<p>“Our vision is to simplify how we get information and we are thrilled to continue this mission with Yahoo!’s global scale and …

EPA: More than half of U.S. rivers unsuitable for aquatic life

WASHINGTON — Fifty-five percent of U.S. river and stream lengths were in poor condition for aquatic life, largely under threat from runoff contaminated by fertilizers, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Tuesday.<p>High levels of phosphorus and nitrogen, runoff from urban areas, shrinking …

Facebook Survey Questions Reveal The Company's Biggest Fears

Facebook is taking a different approach.<p>After rolling out a major redesign of its "News Feed" a couple weeks ago, Facebook is now surveying users to see if they like it.<p>By chance, I was one of the users Facebook surveyed.<p>Clicking through it, I realized the survey questions reveal a lot about …

Surreal World of Igor Morski

Igor Morski is a Polish illustrator & graphic artist with quite a style. I love surreal style artwork and nn this post you will see some pieces from …