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Benefits Of Adapting To The Newest Enterprise Technology

It is undeniable that entrepreneurs are able to conduct business at a much faster pace in the era of the Internet and cloud devices. Formerly tied to pen and paper, businesses were stuck with physical, capital investments (like machinery) and were forced to keep their work in centralized spaces. …

Blocked Website? Don't Call a Plumber, Use Google Translate.

Here’s an incredibly useful trick for anyone who lives in a country that restricts access to websites, or uses a controlled version of the Internet at work or school. You can turn to Google Translate to access blocked websites, as this thread on Reddit explains.<p>Type or copy/paste the URL into …

Nymi bracelet uses your heartbeat as a password

Forget eyes and fingerprints. The Nymi bracelet wants the future of biometric password protection to be your own unique cardiac rhythm.<p>Future authentication methods need to be a lot harder to hack. That's the idea behind the Nymi from startup Bionym. Instead of passwords, Nymi relies on your …

Wearable Tech

The Confusing Science Of Whether Video Games Are Ruining Your Life

A brief round-up of how video games are destroying your life and also making you a superhuman<p>A good rule of thumb in life is that if you enjoy something, it must be <i>terrible</i> for you. Kidding! Kind of. So it goes with video games. Except not, sometimes. But maybe also yes? Or both at the same …

20 Parallax iOS 7 Wallpapers for iPhone Ready to Download

<i>Editors Note: Reddit user Dan Bakes (and on Twitter) kindly took the time to round up and share these 20 parallax iOS 7 wallpapers with you lucky readers. Enjoy. Think of us when you’re staring at your iPhone screens.</i><p><i>Update: If you’re looking for iPad and iPhone 4s parallax wallpapers, find them</i> …

Latest iWatch concept imagines flexible display, iOS 7-inspired user-interface

Designer Federico Ciccarese, who we know from many past Apple product concepts, has teamed up with some friends to create his latest iWatch render. This time around his concept is a little more realistic than some of the other iWatch renders we’ve seen from Ciccarese, and even touches on some of …

A new year every four hours? It’s possible with exoplanets

An artist's conception shows a hot, Earth-sized planet in a close orbit around its sun.<p>Astronomers have detected a scorching-hot planet that zooms around its alien sun in just eight and a half hours. And if you think <i>that's</i> something, wait until you hear about the iron planet that spins through a …

Universe

What Google's Chromecast Has That All the Other Web-to-TV Devices Don't

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Google today announced a new Internet-to-television device, a well-developed area of technology that …

This Is How Your Gmail Should Work

The iOS Gmail app went through a huge overhaul late last year that brought with it much more functionality and a better interface but those changes haven't translated to every Gmail app.<p>Designer Paul Burke has dreamt up this great Gmail concept that deeply integrates Google's Siri-like service …

Apps

KPMG partner's stock tips earned golf buddy $1m

US authorities have charged a former KPMG partner with insider dealing after he admitted giving his golfing buddy share tips in exchange for cash, …

Google Wants to Create a Dotless Domain Called "Search"

It's well known that Google's competitors aren't keen on it getting hold of the .search top-level domain. But the company has outlined a new plan …

Facebook Home: The Winners And Losers

If Facebook Home flies — and that’s a pretty big if — Zuckerberg’s freshly announced landgrab for Android owners’ eyeballs, is going to create a lot of losers. The big winner of course will be <b>Facebook</b> itself, as users who chose to install this alternative Facebook reality on their phone are …

Apple's iMessage encryption trips up feds' surveillance

Internal document from the Drug Enforcement Administration complains that messages sent with Apple's encrypted chat service are "impossible to intercept," even with a warrant.<p>Encryption used in Apple's iMessage chat service has stymied attempts by federal drug enforcement agents to eavesdrop on …

Privacy

The untold story behind Apple's $13,000 operating system

CNET looks at newly surfaced contracts, design specs, and page after page of schematics and code, revealing how Apple created its first disk OS, a chapter of Silicon Valley history critical to its later success.<p>"The difference between cassette and disk systems was the difference between hobbyist …

Silicon Valley

Apple patents way to show info to callers on hold

Callers placed on hold could see anything from local news and weather reports to details about the person being called.<p>Waiting on hold may not be so dull if a newly patented Apple technology ever ends up a reality.<p>Granted to Apple today by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, a patent called …

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office