Riley L. Davis

77 Flips | 3 Magazines | 6 Likes | 6 Following | 8 Followers | @everydaywellfed | Keep up with Riley L. Davis 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 “Riley L. Davis”

Google Redesigns Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drawings, Forms, Apps Script

Google today announced a redesign for Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drawings, Forms, and Apps Script. The company summarizes the changes by saying that “things are about to get cleaner—and more colorful.”<p>Here’s what you can expect:<p>Each editor’s product icon is now displayed in the header, and clicking on …

Libratone introduces wireless, wall-mountable Loop speaker

There are plenty of wireless speakers out there, but few are as versatile as the new Libratone Loop. It connects wirelessly to virtually any device …

Hands-On With The botObjects ProDesk3D

After months of speculation and quite a bit of skepticism, we’re pleased to report that the ProDesk3D is real, it works, and it really does print in color. How, exactly, is still under question – we weren’t given direct access to the innards of the machine – but we saw it working with our own …

Famous Former Porn Star Mounts Comeback After 'Civilian' World Shuns Her

After blasting onto the adult entertainment scene at the tender age of 18 and sticking around long enough to make herself a household name, the girl …

ParaShoot wearable camera lets you shoot stealthily, monitor on a smartphone

GoPros are great, but if you'd rather film discretely without your subjects going into "dude" mode, there's now the ParaShoot wearable camera on Kickstarter. The idea is to sport the 1.3 ounce device like an amulet or on a belt during your day-to-day activities, so you can shoot 720p, 30fps video …

Kid President Kisses Beyoncé After Most Adorable Interview Ever

In "the most important interview" he's ever done, Kid President— aka the adorable 9-year-old Robby — sat down with Beyoncé to talk about World Humanitarian Day during one of her recent concert stops.<p>The pint-sized president says he was "so excited I could die" leading up to the big moment.<p>After …

Illustration App 'Procreate' Adds HD Canvas Recording, Unlocks Additional Brushes

Illustration app <i>Procreate</i> released a significant update to its iPad app yesterday, including various new features such as HD canvas recording that records the real-time progress of an illustration in 1080p, as well as unlocking the “Artery” brush pack that was previously exclusive to an In-App …

Build-a-Phone Workshop: my first encounter with Moto Maker and a customized Moto X

Turns out 18 is a lot of choices.<p>As one of the first people allowed into Motorola's Moto Maker program, I had a chance to design the phone I always wanted, to order a phone made by Motorola but designed by me. This was my Jony Ive moment. I was ready.<p>The Moto Maker tool itself is beautifully …

Get a monthly mystery care package for nerds

Do you like presents? Of course you do -- and a new service lets you send geeky surprise gifts to yourself.<p>Nerd Block is a subscription-based nerd care package service which, for $19.99 a month (plus shipping), sends out a monthly package of geeky goodies. Partners so far for the fledgling service …

Researchers develop energy saving smart window that filters out heat and / or light

In the heat of summer, either you shut the windows and crank up the AC, or pull down the blinds and stumble around in the gloom. At least, that was the case. A team at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has developed a new smart window that lets people choose what they want to let into their …

Fasten your seatbelts, Mac Pro CPU cracks 30,000 in updated Geekbench tests

There was much disappointment back in June when the new Mac Pro‘s CPU – the 12-core Xeon E5-2697 – delivered a surprisingly low Geekbench score of 23,901. It had been widely expected to break 30,000.<p>Some cautioned then that the score, based on a 32-bit build of Geekbench running on an early …

Redox Power Plans To Roll Out Dishwasher-Sized Fuel Cells That Cost 90% Less Than Currently Available Fuel Cells

Redox Power Systems, a Fulton, MD-based start-up company founded last year, sealed the deal on a partnership with researchers at the University of Maryland to commercialize a potentially game-changing distributed generation technology.<p>Redox says that it plans to bring to market a fuel cell that is …

3-D printing booms, triggers rush for patents

Business News<p>It printed a gun that shot six times before falling apart. It crafted jewelry, custom prosthetics and spare machine parts. And, perhaps unbelievably, it spit out living embryonic cells.<p>3-D printing, limited only by our imagination, is undergoing a patent boom. Goldman Sachs recently …

Google is preparing for screenless computers

The spread of computing to every corner of our physical world doesn’t just mean a proliferation of screens large and small—it also means we’ll soon come to rely on mobile computers with no screens at all. “It’s now so inexpensive to have a powerful computing device in my car or lapel, that if you …

Smug New Mural In Limerick, Ireland

Share this article<p>Rom Levy<br>• August 8, 2013<p>Scottish artist Smug just completed this new piece as part of the “Make A Move” festival in Limerick, …

Mark Wagner's currency collages... View more on Jux: http://bit.ly/11Zn18c

Rubik's Cube art, on the street, and in the gallery... lots of time to be playing around... http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/rubiks-cube-art-by-cube-works-studio

Mila Kunis Turns 30, And We Celebrate With 50 Of Her Hottest Moments

Mila Kunis has that special something only Hollywood's rarest gems have: the delicate yet powerful balance between charming and sexy, funny and gorgeous, brains and beauty.<p>In honor of our fave gal's 30th birthday today (August 14), we give you 50 of her hottest moments:<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Mila Kunis' …

Sosh raises another $10M to be your local social concierge

Mobile recommendations are still a big deal, and they’re helping Sosh raise a $10.1 million round of VC money.<p>Using a combination of local listings and user-supplied data points, Sosh recommends events, places, and activities that are relevant to its users’ interests. Instead of taking the …

The Hyperloop: flawed fantasy or achievable challenge

The Hyperloop, an ambitious new form of transport proposed by SpaceX and PayPal founder Elon Musk, could be possible but faces some flaws, according to those who have analysed his plans.<p>The unveiling of the designs of Musk's "fifth mode of transport", which would fire passengers in pods at speeds …

15 Of The Most Expensive Domains Of All Time

A website can be a simple thing to set up, but picking a name for your page or for your business can be tricky if you’re doing it based on web addresses that haven’t been claimed already.<p>It’s no surprise then that all of the best, usually single word, domains are already taken – but how much do …

Twitter launches 'Twitter University', acquires open source training company Marakana.

Learning at Twitter just took a giant leap forward.<p>After spending the last few months working with open source training company Marakana on developing an internal training and education program, Twitter has decided to acquire the company outright and launch Twitter University.<p>Hate spammy ICOs and …

Message unread: Silicon Valley's secret, failed bid to save BlackBerry

Could switching to Android and focusing on business have turned the company around?<p>In the summer of 2012, just a few months into the job, RIM (now BlackBerry) CEO Thorsten Heins was trying to guide the company through an ongoing crisis. The stock price had slipped to an eight-year low; BlackBerry …

YouTube debuts 360-degree controllable camera with live Kings of Leon concert this afternoon

Kings of Leon fans who can't attend today's concert in London may still end up with the best seat in the house: the show will be livestreamed over YouTube, and a viewer-controllable 360-degree camera will be set right on stage. Beyond the dizzyingly intimate all-angles view of the band, the …

KeyMe iOS app photographs your keys and stores them in the cloud

We've all been there. Staring forlornly at a locked door, keyless, with Gandalf's rumbling voice echoing in our heads, telling us that we would not pass. It's a sorry sight, and the people behind the iOS app KeyMe are determined to make it a thing of the past. The app (available at the link below) …

IKEA app projects virtual furniture into your living room

For the first time, IKEA now allows you to virtually place furniture in your home via the company's mobile app. The augmented reality feature doesn't work on every item, but for those that have the function enabled, a quick tap on the screen will send that KLAPPSTA armchair into your living room. …

Google Glass likely to cost $299 at launch, says Taiwan-based researcher

When Google Glass was first released by Google to the general public earlier this year, people who were included in the group of early adopters — called Glass Explorers — were asked to pony up $1,500 each in exchange for the hardware. Many said this price was too high. But surely, Google will tone …

Here's what Samsung's iWatch rival could look like

This is what the Samsung Galaxy Gear could look like. The mock-up above shows what we could expect from the hotly-anticipated smart watch that talks …

Samsung prepares to take on Apple and Google again as smartwatch patent revealed

Samsung’s designs for a smartwatch have been revealed in a series of patent filings, confirming the company is preparing to take on Apple and Google in the new market.<p>The <b>Samsung</b> device will have a bendable screen that wraps round the wrist, controlled by a small panel with keys like those featured …