Justin Mullens

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PeopleDoc (Née Novapost) Raises $17.5 Million To Digitalize HR

Formerly known as Novapost, French startup PeopleDoc raised a $17.5 million round led by Accel Partners. Existing investors Alven Capital and Pierre Kosciusko-Morizet’s Kernel Investissements also participated. PeopleDoc lets you paperlessly manage all your HR documents.<p>The main solution is a …

Rumor: Google planning complete overhaul of home screen, notifications and more

According to a massive rumor report out of Android Police today, Google is experimenting with a complete overhaul of the Android home screen, …

Google's chance to dominate the robot car market is quickly slipping away - ExtremeTech

Google’s chance to dominate the robot car market is quickly slipping away<p>By on May 9, 2014 at 3:40 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from …

100GB SurDoc cloud storage available for free, SSL encryption and Android support included

Android users looking for more cloud storage options should check out SurDoc’s plans that offer 100GB of free storage complete with Android support and “military-grade SSL security encryption.”<p>There are plenty of cloud backup services out there, some more popular than the others, but SurDoc’s plans …

Android News

An NSA Coworker Remembers The Real Edward Snowden: 'A Genius Among Geniuses'

Perhaps Edward Snowden’s hoodie should have raised suspicions.<p>The black sweatshirt sold by the civil libertarian Electronic Frontier Foundation featured a parody of the National Security Agency’s logo, with the traditional key in an eagle’s claws replaced by a collection of AT&T cables, and …

Images Show How Much Cell Phone Radiation We Bathe in Every Day

Even though cell phone radiation has not been proven to cause serious damage to living tissue, it still might make your skin crawl to see how …

Scientists Finally Understand Why We Need Sleep, And It’s Because Of Our Dirty Minds

Humans need sleep; everybody knows that without it, we get cranky, a bit loopy, and then we die. Unfortunately, science has been a little iffy about …

Nikon D5300: A Mid-Range DSLR With a New Image Sensor, Wi-Fi, GPS

Nikon's updating its line of cheaper intermediate DSLRs with the D5300. The camera features a redesigned image sensor plus built-in Wi-Fi and GPS, …

Real Men Pose Next to Famous Underwear Ads

We've all seen the dreamy underwear ads where male models show off their chiseled abs and their unnaturally tanned bodies. In this series, Jenny Francis and daily tabloid newspaper <i>The Sun</i> teamed up to show how real men compare to those popular campaigns.<p>Four brave men, regular readers of <i>The Sun</i>, …

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Benefits of Slowing Aging Could Outweigh the Costs

Humans have been looking for a way to slow aging likely since the first person got wrinkles. A new study shows that the quest could be worthwhile. …

3D-printed toothbrush 'perfectly' cleans your teeth in just six seconds - ExtremeTech

3D-printed toothbrush ‘perfectly’ cleans your teeth in just six seconds<p>By on October 2, 2013 at 10:07 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from …

The World's Most Fuel-Efficient Car Finally Comes To The U.S.

The Volkswagen XL1, which gets the equivalent of 209 miles per gallon, debuted this morning in Chattanooga, Tenn.<p>Today the world’s most fuel-efficient car, the Volkswagen XL1, made its first U.S. appearance at the 23rd Annual Society of Environmental Journalists conference in Chattanooga, …

Narrative Clip wearable camera to ship November 1

The former Kickstarter project known as Memoto clips to your shirt and snaps photos throughout the day. Let the lifelogging begin!<p>About a year ago, Kickstarter project Memoto hoped to raise $50,000 toward the development of a small, wearable camera that would automatically snap photos throughout …

Wearable Tech

Bizness Apps Launches DIY Website Builder, Looks To Become A Full-Service Digital Marketing Suite For SMBs

Once upon a time, if you wanted your own website, you either had to speak fluent Internet, or write a large check to someone who did. However, thanks to the laundry list of companies and services that have sprouted over the last five years — like Weebly, Wix and Squarespace, to name a few — the …

Android's Wifi backup feature is neither new, unique nor dangerous

If you let Google back up your Wifi passwords, then Google has your Wifi passwords<p>The Internet has worked itself up into a bit of a tizzy over the …

Glenn Greenwald: detaining my partner was a failed attempt at intimidation

The detention of my partner, David Miranda, by UK authorities will have the opposite effect of the one intended<p>At 6:30 am this morning my time - 5:30 am on the East Coast of the US - I received a telephone call from someone who identified himself as a "security official at Heathrow airport." He …

[New App] HabitRPG Turns Your To-Do List Into A Real Life RPG

Do you find you can't get things done? If you are king of the procrastinators, ruling over a realm of incomplete tasks, HabitRPG might be for you. …

Review: Motorola Moto X

<i>Note: Motorola updated the Moto X in September of 2014, and the second-gen version addressed some of the shortcomings of the first version. Namely,</i> …

Backed By Social+Capital, Brilliant.org Is Finding And Challenging The Brightest, Technical Talent In The World

Pharrell Wu began doing math at age one and was trading stocks at age three. Living in the Philippines, Wu became bored with the math curriculum at his school and started Googling for hard math problems on the one computer his parents owned at home. He came upon Brilliant.org, a recently launched …

Being a Manager Doesn't Make You a Leader

<i>Editor’s Note: The following is a guest post by Ilya Pozin, the founder of Ciplex, and a columnist on entrepreneurship and marketing.</i><p>It’s a myth that managers and leaders are the same thing.<p>While every leader may not be a manager, every manager should be a leader. A manager who lacks effective …

This Man's Response to His Amazon Package Being Stolen Is Perfect

An Arizona man who had his Amazon package snatched from outside his door in broad daylight by an "Un-American" thief with a "shameful and super …

MIT's White Blood Cell Magnet Could Revolutionize Disease Diagnosis

To give you an idea of how micro this video is, those dots you see moving diagonally toward the top of the screen are individual white blood cells. …

Graphene supercapacitors created with 'traditional paper making' process, rivals lead-acid battery capacity - ExtremeTech

Graphene supercapacitors created with ‘traditional paper making’ process, rivals lead-acid battery capacity<p>By on August 5, 2013 at 6:56 am<p>This site …

Intro to CoffeeScript

I’m a big fan of CoffeeScript. Daniel and I built all of Thingdom in it, and we at FiftyThree are building our next product entirely in it, as …

A Unix Utility You Should Know About: Netcat - good coders code, great coders reuse

This is the second post in the article series about Unix utilities that you should know about. In this post I will introduce you to the <b>netcat</b> tool or …

Linux

Why does Angular dot js rock

<b>NOTE: This blog was migrated from another platform. The inline examples here used to work so this article is pretty much useless right now. I will</b> …

The Chrome Team Has Started Work On "Chromoting," A Chrome Remote Desktop App For Android

One of the better recent additions to the Chrome browser is a remote desktop tool, developed and implemented by Google and usable between any two …

The crux of the NSA story in one phrase: 'collect it all'

The Washington Post this morning has a long profile of Gen. Keith Alexander, director the NSA, and it highlights the crux - the heart and soul - of …