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App turns your writing into trippy 3D images

It's easy to imagine a piece of art in your head, but making it real is another matter if you're not an artist. Wouldn't it be nice if you could simply describe what you wanted? WordsEye is trying just that. Its beta web app lets you describe a scene using natural-language text, and uses …

[정새롬의 차이나투데이 #3] "핑크 경제가 열린다", 중국 LGBT 시장이 잭팟인 5가지 이유 - 'Startup's Story Platform’

작년 말 애플의 팀 쿡은 커밍아웃을 했고, 지난 6월 미국 전역에서 동성 결혼이 합법화됐다. 같은 달 서울 광장에서 열린 퀴어 퍼레이드에서는 수천 명의 반대 세력이 성난 목소리를 냈지만, 11월에는 자신을 레즈비언이라고 고백한 여학우가 서울대 총학생회장에 당선된 것이 미담이 되어 미디어를 도배했다. 지난 1년 동안 LGBT(게이·레즈비언·양성애자·성전환자 등 성적소수자) 집단을 바라보는 매체와 대중의 태도가 이전과는 참 많이도 바뀌었다.<p>중국의 경우도 다르지 않다. 중국은 지난 1997년 동성애 불법 규정을 공식적으로 폐지했지만, …

페이스북, 헤어진 연인에 대한 페이스북 기록 관리 쉬워진다

페이스북은 19일(미국 시간) 사용자가 '결혼·연애 상태'를 헤어짐으로 설정할 시 사용할 수 있는 몇 가지 기능들을 발표했다. 이는 미국 모바일 서비스 사용자들을 위해 먼저 공개된 서비스다.만약 사용자의 프로필 설정을 '싱글'로 변경할 시 몇 가지 옵션을 설정할 수 …

Hands-free tech is still distracting to drivers, study shows

Think Siri is the safest way to use your phone in the car? AAA urges you to reconsider.<p>The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety released a study …

Near-death experience: the uncertain future of Sony, HTC, and Motorola

Judit Klein<p>The rise of smartphones has been meteoric, but as demand levels off, and prices begin to fall amid commoditization, a number of manufacturers are finding themselves in a precarious situation. Three of the biggest names in trouble are Sony, HTC, and Motorola. What are they doing about it? …

Mobile

There’s a Massive Battle Brewing Over the Future Of Wi-Fi

Verizon and T-Mobile are planning to use Wi-Fi networks to broadcast their cellular signals — a move that could clog up the airwaves and lead to …

Facebook M is a new virtual assistant with actual people helping it out

Google Now is an amazingly powerful virtual assistant, sharing weather reports, giving us updates on flights, highlighting news that we might be …

차량 6천 대 관리 최적화··· HP의 빅데이터 활용법

CIO Korea<p><b>HP는 30만 명의 직원과 약 6,000대의 사내 차량을 보유한 거대 IT 기업이다. 6,000대 규모의 차량을 관리할 경우에는 조금만 절약하더라도 무시할 수 없는 절감액을 창출할 수 있다. HP는 방대한 자동차 관련 데이터를 활용해 예산을 절약할 수</b> …

Wileyfox ‘Storm’ and ‘Swift’: Two surprisingly good Cyanogen OS handsets [Hands-on]

Making a splash in a well-established, some may say entrenched, mobile market isn’t an easy proposition.<p>At the top end of the scale you have companies like Samsung, Apple, HTC, Motorola and other household brands to contend with, while at the ‘value’ end of the scale you get challenger brands like …

Facebook Moments now automatically creates movies from your photos

Facebook Moments, the app for exchanging photos amongst friends who all find themselves at the same place at the same time (i.e. at a party), has been updated with a neat new way to relive a moment in the past.<p>Starting today, Moments will pull the best photos from a given Moment and turn them into …

Apps

Ho Citadel: Vietnam's unlikely UNESCO site | CNN Travel

Amazon's Prime Now delivery service launches alcohol sales in Seattle

Amazon's one-hour delivery service, Prime Now, is expanding to cover new markets including the online retailer's hometown of Seattle, Washington. Beginning today, Prime Now is also spreading to Amazon Prime subscribers in Bellevue, Redmond, and Kirkland. More importantly, Seattle marks the first …

Android 6.0 Marshmallow – 8 features Google needs to improve

Google aims to improve Android with each major release, however it doesn’t always manage to pack in the features and improvements that users and developers are asking for. The release of Android M is upon us, and here are eight things Google still needs to improve.<p>Customization<p>While Android M …

How Force Touch Will Change the Way We Use Our iPhones

Apple has introduced Force Touch on the Apple Watch and in the trackpad of their newest laptop, and rumors are suggesting that this feature will eventually come to Apple's entire line — including the forthcoming iPhone 6s. Evidence is mounting, including purported leaked photos of the device's …

Why Are Millennials So Obsessed With Food?

The author Eve Turow argues that a generation’s taste for natural ingredients will shape the future of restaurants, grocery stores, and agriculture.<p>When Eve Turow returned to her college campus for her five-year reunion, she realized that she’d changed: Back when she was in college, she was content …

If Apple moves the iPod to store shelves, it probably means some cool stuff is coming

According to a recent report, Apple is readying some in-store changes that will see the iPod go from tabletop to buried somewhere on a shelf.<p>From 9to5Mac:<p>Typically reserved for accessories like Apple Watch bands, headphones, and iPhone cases, Apple Store accessory walls will now be home to the …

Snapchat generated only $3.1 million last year

The 2014 snapshot was obtained by Gawker's Sam Biddle.<p>Unsurprisingly, Snapchat — which is valued around $20 billion — is far from profitable. Many growing tech startups are in the red, and some even go public before they're profitable.<p>Uber's financials were recently leaked by Gawker, and the …

Startups

Why the Drought Has Led Some Parts of California to Sink

Some land in California’s Central Valley is sinking as by as much as 2 in. per month as water is pumped out of the ground to serve the state during …

Sea of Japan Becoming a Dumping Ground for Trash From China and South Korea

Ever since the discovery of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch about 25 years ago, there have been ever-increasing efforts to prevent trash - especially plastics - from entering the oceans and the waterways that feed them. So when Japanese officials recently reported that over 15,000 plastic …

Social Media Update 2014

In a new survey conducted in September 2014, the Pew Research Center finds that Facebook remains by far the most popular social media site. While its …

Social Media

Teens, Social Media, and Privacy

Teens share a wide range of information about themselves on social media sites;1 indeed the sites themselves are designed to encourage the sharing of …

Part 1: Teens and Social Media Use

Platform Adoption and Shifts — Facebook and the Worlds of Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, and Texting<p>Simply having an account on a social media site …

11 of 2014’s Most Epic Dessert Mashups

We’ve talked about the hot fashion collabs that were released in time for the holiday season, but we’ve got one more sweet collaboration worth chatting about with your friends. Yep, we’re talking hybrid sweets — two pastries that tied the knot to create a super-hybrid food you won’t find in your …

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

연금복권이 아직도 팔리네요. 연금복권의 불편한 진실 4가지

나는 연금복권이 처음 나왔을 때 여기 블로그를 통해 연금복권에 대해 실체를 여러번의 포스팅을 통해 공개한 적이 있다. 지금으로부터 3년여전, 그 글들은 여전히 내 블로그를 통해 볼 수 있다.<p>연금 복권 당첨금의 불편한 진실 [2011년 7월 29일 글]<p>의혹만 더해가는 …

17 Shocking Photos That Show How Global Warming Is Everywhere

Concerns over global climate change have never been higher — and with good reason. For decades, scientists have been watching warming-related trends.<p>Increases in fires, floods, droughts, severe storms, and sea levels are just some of the consequences that researchers have observed as companions to …

15 Charts, Graphs, And Maps That Will Shape The Future Of Information

The latest, greatest data visualizations<p>We are awash with data, and it keeps piling up: Some analysts estimate the amount of digital information in the world now doubles every two years. The growing tidal wave will require automation—a shift some have called the Industrial Revolution of data—to …

KitKat and Jelly Bean rule Android: Over 80% of users

As detractors and critics are quick to point out, Android has a problem with “fragmentation“. Whereas Apple users are safe for a few years, depending on hardware, software, or questionable judgement, Android users may never see anything beyond the purchased build. Things have been changing however, …

Sweet Spot: A visual look at the delicious history of Android

<i>Scroll down to see the infographic</i><p>Let’s face it: the masses don’t care about IT; at least not in the way that we do. This has, is, and presumably always will be, a problem that OEMs, software developers, and marketing firms have learned to accept. Put simply, the world-at-large just doesn’t care …

Android News

Android design boss: Artificial Intelligence could help apps talk to each other

SAN FRANCISCO — Matías Duarte, Google’s vice president of design for Android, is the central figure behind Google’s “Material design” framework for making Google software look like Google software. Because of that, Duarte has become one of Google’s most recognizable faces.<p>But Duarte is facing some …