Jeremy Millis

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Student brilliantly mocks prof's strict no-phone policy

At one Grand Rapids, Mich., college, an economics professor insists that if a phone rings, students have to answer on speaker. Then came April 1.<p>Phones in class can be more irritating than the students.<p>Not only do they ring, but students surreptitiously peek at them, poke at them, and generally …

Grand Rapids

TomTom Runner Cardio sport watch has its finger on your pulse

The TomTom Runner Cardio gives rival fitness trackers and smartwatches a run for their money with built-in GPS and heart rate monitoring.<p>If you have your finger on the pulse of technology, you know smartwatches and fitness trackers are running riot right now -- and the new TomTom Runner Cardio GPS …

Wearable Tech

8 mathematically proven tips for picking your bracket

Mar 17,2014<p>The one inalienable truth about March Madness is that your bracket – and my bracket, and the overwhelming majority of brackets from coast to coast – will very likely implode by the end of the tournament’s first weekend.<p>Blame faulty decision-making, like the time you picked with your …

Healthcare.gov gets traffic boost after Obama's 'Funny or Die' video

President Obama's appearance on the Web talk show <i>Between Two Ferns</i> with comedian/actor Zach Galifianakis has bumped traffic to Healthcare.gov.<p>Obama pitched health care enrollment in the interview, which was posted to Funny or Die's website Tuesday morning.<p>Tuesday's traffic to Healthcare.gov was …

WhitePages Current For Android Now Protects Against “One Ring” Scam

WhitePages Current, a free caller and text identification application for Android users, has been updated today to counter the plague that is the “one ring scam.” In case you’re unfamiliar, scammers are now trying to exploit smartphone owner’s “missed call” screen by programmatically dialing …

Microsoft gets mom to get nasty about Chromebooks

Microsoft might want you to think it's a forward-thinking company. But it's acting toward Google as if it's a cheating ex-spouse<p>So remember that company that made you cry at the Super Bowl?<p>No, not Heinz with its farting joke. Microsoft, with its high-minded, moving ad about empowerment.<p>Well, forget …

Consumer Tech

How to Watch and Follow the Sochi Winter Olympics Online

Expected to exceed $50 billion in total cost, the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games are going to be big, and NBC is following suit with its …

Satechi Universal Smartphone CD Slot Mount (pictures)

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Gear & Gadgets

Early Buzz: Carrie Brownstein, 'Full House,' Beck, more

Hey, everyone! It's a snowy day in Brooklyn, and while I'm not so psyched about it, I can hear some kids in my building who are very, very pumped.<p>How about we warm up with some headlines?<p>- Members of <b>Pussy Riot</b> will appear onstage at next month's Amnesty International Concert in Brooklyn, N.Y.<p>- …

Google Is Giving Tours Of Middle Earth, The Land Of Hobbits

Middle Earth is the fictional land from the mind of J.R.R Tolkien, filled with Hobbits, elves, Wizards and all manner of magical creatures.<p>This map lets you click through all the important places where the action takes place (complete with music and a voiceover). You can look at things close-up, in …

Mobile Devices

Russell Crowe Is On A Mission To Save The World In First 'Noah' Trailer

Paramount has released the first trailers for religious epic "Noah."<p>Starring Russell Crowe ("Gladiator") as Noah, the Academy winner takes on the task of building an ark to literally save the world.<p>The film is directed by Darren Aronofsky ("Black Swan") and also features Anthony Hopkins, Jennifer …

Construction

Nike Free Woven 4.0 atmos Exclusive Black/Black-Orange Blaze

From the atmos x Nike Free Woven 4.0 “Animal Camo” comes this black/black/orange blaze colorway,<p>From the atmos x Nike Free Woven 4.0 “Animal Camo” comes this black/black/orange blaze colorway, the second colorway in the two-part collaboration. The first colorway we showed you was a bold mix of …