Jose Garcia

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Developer losing his vision launches campaign to jailbreak iOS 7

Three years ago, my friend Chris Maury, 27, realized he was straining his eyes to read words on a computer screen.<p>After paying a visit to his doctor, Maury was diagnosed with a rare genetic condition called Stargardt’s Macular Degeneration. Maury was told he would steadily lose his vision. No cure …

Keen On… Innovation: Is Silicon Valley Losing Its Mojo?

Perhaps best known for his definitive book about Facebook, David Kirkpatrick is one of tech’s smartest and best informed writers. He now runs a media startup called Techonomy, which — through a series of annual conferences in Detroit and Tucson — focuses on the impact of technological innovation on …

China Unicom launches a cloud of its own

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Chiyacat<p>Watch out Amazon: China Unicom just launched what Web Hot Review is calling a “full-service” …

PlayStation Plus gets three of 2013's best games for free in January, including 'Bioshock Infinite'

Sony is kicking off 2014 by giving some of this year's best games to PlayStation Plus subscribers. <i>Bioshock Infinite</i>, <i>DmC: Devil May Cry</i>, and <i>Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons</i> will be added to the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection throughout the month of January. That's on the PS3 side; <i>Don't Starve</i> …

Can’t Create a Nintendo ID? Nintendo Says That’s Because Its Network Is Flooded

For the record, when Nintendo’s 3DS update dropped a few weeks ago, I had no problems pulling it down, connecting online, linking up with my Nintendo …

Apple's iOS Completely Blew Away Google's Android For Shopping On Christmas

IBM put out a press release about what it saw during Christmas. It's not good for Android:<p>iOS vs. Android: As a percentage of total online sales, iOS was more than five times higher than Android, driving 23 percent vs. 4.6 percent for Android. On average, iOS users spent $93.94 per order, nearly …

Theatre director rams car into Elysee Palace in Paris

<b>A man has rammed his car into the rear gate of the Elysee Palace, the Paris residence of French President Francois Hollande.</b><p>The man was arrested as he tried to force his way through the Grille du Coq gate on Thursday.<p>Police identified him as 67-year-old Attilio Maggiulli, a theatre director of …

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Anti-Government Protests Pick Up Again in Thailand

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>After a period of relative calm, protesters against the government of Prime Minister Yingluck …

Study: ATV crash deaths rising on public roads

IIHS study finds ATV crash deaths up on public roads. Most such deaths now occur on paved roads, study finds. Vehicles aren't designed for use on such roads. Many also drive drunk, without helmets.<p>All-terrain vehicles, which are hugely popular among hunters, anglers and other outdoor lovers, are …

In Wake of Delivery Delays, Amazon Offers Gift Cards to Customers

Amazon announced Thursday that it would offer a form of restitution to its aggrieved customers after shipping problems prevented orders from being …

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