Jonathan Patterson

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Android Wear vs Apple Watch Software comparison

Wearables have slowly been finding their feet over the last couple of years, and were given a much needed boost with the arrival of Android Wear. That said, whether we love it or hate it, what has further pushed this technology into the mainstream is the Apple Watch. Apple’s take on the smartwatch …

Say Hello to the Bad Guy

The life and times of Hollywood heavy Tommy ‘Tiny’ Lister, better known as Deebo<p>Even when he isn’t making a movie, Tiny Lister usually plays the bad …

The big biz of spying on little kids

The NSA has nothing on the ed tech startup known as Knewton.<p>The data analytics firm has peered into the brains of more than 4 million students across the country. By monitoring every mouse click, every keystroke, every split-second hesitation as children work through digital textbooks, Knewton is …

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FORTUNE — New York-based e-commerce startup Chloe & Isabel launched three years ago with the idea of empowering media-savvy young women who like to Instagram, Pin, and Tumblr their personal style with their friends and followers.<p>The difference, though, is that Chloe & Isabel’s army of contributors …

Speed up Chrome for Android with this simple tweak

Chrome for Android is one of the fastest and most feature-rich browsers for Android. But a persistent problem has ruined Google’s mobile browser for many users – janky scrolling. Especially since Google replaced the AOSP Browser with Chrome as the default browser on new Android devices, people have …

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Review: Incremental Is The New Cool

Apple is under siege. Samsung is moving from strength to strength with every new version of its flagship Galaxy phones and this year is likely to be no exception, with the S5 on the horizon.<p>What started out as a poor alternative to the iPhone is quickly becoming a powerful adversary; Samsung is …

CloudGOO’s New App Turns All Your Cloud Storage Accounts Into One Big, Combined Drive

CloudGOO, a newly launched Android application with something of a silly name, offers a way for you to smush together all your cloud-based file storage accounts to form one big cloud drive in the sky. That is, the app aggregates your cloud drive accounts into one mobile interface, then uses that …

Note 3 Android 4.4 update starts rolling out to AT&T

After first touching down to Sprint, US Cellular and T-Mobile, an Android 4.4 update is finally making its way to the Galaxy Note 3 on AT&T’s network!<p>Just like what we’ve seen from the Galaxy Note 3 update from other networks, there’s really not a lot new here outside of all the new KitKat features …

18v vs 20v Lithium Ion Power Tools - The Truth Uncovered

LinkedIn wants to help companies start hiring internally again

LinkedIn is best known as a place to find talent but it’s now addressing a problem most companies struggle with—retaining the best employees.<p>Dan Shapero, who leads LinkedIn’s Talent Solutions group, the company’s most profitable division, sees employee retention as a potential growth area for a …

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Dead Man Kicking: Mississippi Man Wakes Up In Funeral Home Right Before Embalming

A Mississippi funeral home says it found a man alive and kicking in a body bag hours after the coroner pronounced him dead.<p>Walter Williams was …

Square Is Giving Some Businesses Thousands Of Dollars

Square — which takes 2.75 percent or less of transactions made through its card readers — doesn't generally make money on small purchases. However, it does make money on larger ones, so it seems like the aim of this early-stage program could be to encourage desirable businesses (ones that will see …

Women prefer Apple, gentlemen prefer Samsung

In a study looking at which mobile brands are preferred by the sexes in America, the results are perhaps predictable. However, a ray of hope for MicroNokia is that almost 25 percent of people expressed no preference.<p>When commenters lurch to these pages, their lightsabers raised even higher than …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

Federal Bill Would Mandate Anti-Theft 'Kill Switch' in All Smartphones

Following last week's introduction of a California State bill that would require all cellular phones sold in the state to include antitheft technology, four senators have today introduced (via <i>Re/code</i>) The Smartphone Theft Prevention Act, a similar federal bill that would mandate the inclusion of …

Get Ready for Next Christmas with These NFL Ugly Christmas Sweaters

The holidays and the Super Bowl may have recently passed, but you can get ready for next football season and Christmas at the same time by getting an NFL ugly Christmas sweater.<p>Yes, they exist. And yes, they're pretty awesome.<p>Forever Collectibles created ugly Christmas sweaters for all 32 NFL …

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Ricoh's rugged WG-4 and WG-20 are its first cameras to drop the Pentax badge

Ricoh acquired the Pentax brand more than two years ago, but you almost wouldn't know it when the badging has largely remained the same. However, that's changing today -- Ricoh's new WG-4, WG-4 GPS and WG-20 compact cameras are its first to ditch the Pentax name. From now on, you'll only find the …

Read Satya Nadella's first letter to employees as Microsoft's CEO

CEO calls for focus as he warns that "our industry does not respect tradition — it only respects innovation."<p>It's official, Satya Nadella is Microsoft's next CEO, and on his first day on the job he's sent a letter to the whole staff. In the letter, Nadella speaks of what he thinks makes Microsoft a …

Best Samsung Galaxy Note 3 cases

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is another fantastic smartphone by the company, providing an optimal screen size for anyone not looking to carry both a phone and a tablet, and is an absolute powerhouse as far as specifications are concerned. There’s a lot you can do with a device with such a large …

Government Shuts Down Little Girl's Cupcake Business.

This is a story about a tiny bit of governmental intrusion in post-Reagan America. By these little bits, government grows exponentially.<p>Troy, …

Save 15% on all Android cases and accessories at ShopAndroid.com in our Big Game Super Weekend Football Sale!

Use coupon code BOWL15 at checkout to save your 15 percent!​<p>Whether you're cheering for the Seahawks or Broncos this Sunday, we're celebrating Super …

It’s the Year of the Horse — What Better Time to Share News From the Tri-Circle-D-Ranch at the Walt Disney World Resort

The Chinese New Year will be celebrated at the end of this month, and it’s the Year of the Horse — what better time to share some news from the …

7 Date Colognes Guaranteed To Impress Any Potential Lover

If your Tinder pickup line was an absolute trailblazer and you’ve got a time and date on the books, it stands to reason that your pre-date groundwork …

The Best Hard-Shell and Hard-Side Suitcases

Our guide to the best hard-shell and hard-side suitcases has been updated with four additional picks for 2016.<p>In the good old days of train travel a …

I Look Down On Young Women With Husbands And Kids And I’m Not Sorry

Every time I hear someone say that feminism is about validating every choice a woman makes I have to fight back vomit.<p>Do people really think that a …

How baby boomers screwed their kids — and created millennial impatience

Ambitious but easily distracted, Gen Y wants to be good but can’t stick to anything. It’s their parents’ fault<p>"This Be the Verse"<p><i>They fuck you up, your mum and dad.</i> <i><br>They may not mean to, but they do.</i> <i><br>They fill you with the faults they had</i> <i><br>And add some extra, just for you.</i> <i><br>But they were fucked up in</i> …

This Smart Toothbrush May Make Your Dentist Obsolete

So you tackle life at Olympian levels—consistently run a seven minute mile, learned to speak a second language, and can effortlessly dance in four inch heels. But have you ever set your sights on the gold medal for brushing your teeth? We didn’t think so, because seriously, there might not be a …

Bunk Bed Design Ideas For Him And Her

There is something about bunk beds that makes children go crazy! Some say it is because of children’s innate energetic characteristics, but others …