john p

10 Added | 2 Magazines | @jp47at | Keep up with john p on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “john p”

The Week In Numbers: The Brightest Explosion Ever, A Ticket To The Moon, And More

<b>3.6 billion light-years</b>: the distance from Earth of a recently observed gamma-ray burst, the brightest explosion NASA scientists have ever seen<p><b>$25,000</b>: the fine internet providers face per day if they refuse to spy for the FBI<p><b>200 horsepower</b>: the oomph in the turbodiesel engine of this …

Galaxy S4 vs HTC One camera comparison -- Mega vs Ultra

Between a 13-megapixel smartphone camera and another with only 4 megapixels, which do you think is the better buy?<p>We usually lean towards whatever we think is higher or what appears to offer more. In this case, 13 megapixels — which the Samsung Galaxy S4’s camera has.<p>The HTC One and its 4-megapixel …


Why I returned the Galaxy S4 - Galaxy Note 3 Fever

As an endless consumer of the latest mobile technology, I’m both privileged and cursed to experience the latest and greatest, generally before most people in the world get to. Ah, but before you start cursing me – please consider the affliction with which I am cursed. I have a confession to make.<p>As …

Galaxy Note

Android 5.0 notebooks, smartwatches, and Google TV coming our way?

Whilst the new Nexus 7 may have been the big news from <i>KGI Securities</i> analyst Ming-Chi Kuo yesterday, he has also released some information, or shall I call it speculation, about some other future Google projects today.<p>There’s mention of an Apple TV competitor and a Google smartwatch, which we’ll …

Google TV

10 best note taking apps for Android

One of the many great things about having a smartphone is the ability to take notes. You have your smartphone on you at practically all times. That makes it a prime spot to put your moments of inspiration. Or a good place to put that you need to get milk at the store. Either way, it’s a great place …


Gesture-based interaction: the future of input technology?

Samsung Galaxy S4 – Air View<p>The way we interact with our devices determines more than what we can do with them. Smartphones became popular not just because of their ability to connect us with the rest of the world, but also because of the connections we built with them, thanks primarily to touch …

Augmented Reality

The Rise of the App Director

<i>“I’m just a storyteller, and the cinema happens to be my medium.” – Federico Fellini</i><p>As Apple’s App Store nears its five year anniversary, a new kind of storyteller is rising in importance: The App Director. This isn’t an official title, but it’s definitely a state of mind and an important trend to …

Zach Galifianakis video-bombs TODAY

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>May 9th, 2013<p>Before his chat with Matt Lauer, actor Zach Galifianakis took the liberty of wandering Studio 1A this morning, making a news-block cameo and dropping in on Martha Stewart’s segment.<p>More video<p>TRENDING<p>LIFESTYLE

Zach Galifianakis