George O'Bourke

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How to Close Out Summer with a Memorable Lobster Feast

The Ultimate Guide to the Amazon Echo

Imagine Steve Jobs walking out onto the stage in January of 2007, holding up the never-before-seen iPhone, and saying, “It’s a phone!” Of course, he …

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Juno Therapeutics’ stock continues to rise after successful IPO

Juno Therapeutics is just a little more than a year old, but the Seattle area biotech startup has quite the following on Wall Street. The company’s …

30-Second Tech Trick: Get Better iPhone Battery Life

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How to move your music and photo libraries from one iOS device to another

There are three things that can eat up all of the free space on your iOS devices, and those are music, photos and videos. These are also the three …

8 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Google Drive

Google Drive Tips and Tricks<p>1. Crop photos<p>2. Experiment with add-ons<p>3. Check out your Drive activity<p>4. Look at your revision history<p>5. Use …

Boot up: internet growth, Glass reaction, Apple v Samsung, and more

A burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team<p>Mobile broadband uptake continues to grow at double-digit rates >> ITU<p>Globally, mobile-broadband penetration will reach 32% by end 2014 – almost double the penetration rate just three years earlier (2011) and four times as …

How Whatsapp beat Facebook

<i>This article was taken from the April 2014 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

San Antonio’s Bookless Public Library Takes A Page Out Of Apple’s Playbook

Founder Nelson Wolff, a former mayor of San Antonio, claims he was inspired after reading Walter Isaacson’s 2011 biography of Steve Jobs, and the speed at which the late Apple co-founder was able to introduce new products.<p>Within a year, Wolff (who is in his seventies) managed to launch the library …

Stay Charged With The TOCCs Ultra Slim iPhone 10 Hour Battery Case [Deals]

There is nothing worse then being stranded with no charger and no battery power. Life gets dangerous without your lifeline to the digital world.<p><b>The TOCCs Ultra Slim 10 Hour Battery Case</b> is a lightweight and seamless solution to the inevitable battery problems of the iPhone 5/5s. Snap it in and …

Steve Jobs Hated The Idea Of A Multi-Button Mouse, Designer Claims

A Libertarian Voice Blazes Onto Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / July 16, 2013<p>Anyone who’s a cable news talk show watcher knows Glenn Beck. The former Fox News host’s passionate commentaries on …

Amazon intends to offer long-rumored smartphone for free, according to report

An Amazon-made smartphone may be made available to customers free of charge when it launches, according to a new report today. Jessica E. Lessin, a former <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reporter, cites anonymous sources familiar with the retailer's plans, and they say that Amazon wants to sell the smartphone …

Kanex launches simpleDock USB 3.0 dock for your MacBook

Now that you've ordered that fancy new MacBook, you'll need a dock to keep your cables tidy when you're out and about, right? Kanex has decided to produce a dock that ditches Display and Thunderbolt-out posts in favor of something a little more elegant, and most importantly, <i>cheaper</i>. The simpleDock …

Meet the Editor: Manage Your Magazines on the Web

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2013<p>The “Flip It” button gets a major new expansion today: the Flipboard Editor, which gives all Flipboard curators …

Flipboard For Businesses, Professionals and Job Seekers

Inside Flipboard / June 19, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …