Richard Sullivan

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Grado and Elijah Wood team up to make whiskey-barrel headphones

<b>Grado is well known for its penchant for incorporating wood into its headphone range.</b><p>Now, the company has made an unlikely team-up. Working with …

Intel, HP prepare for the end of days -- Windows XP's, that is

As the sun sets on support for Windows XP nears, Hewlett-Packard and Intel executives say they're looking to new horizons.<p>In case you've been living under a rock, support for Windows XP ends on April 8, 2014.<p>And Microsoft has a message for you: "If your organization has not started the migration to …

Jeff Bezos’ big 60 Minutes reveal: Delivery drones and (get this) private cloud

Most of the Twitter response to Amazon(s amzn) CEO Jeff Bezos’ star turn on 60 Minutes focused on Amazon’s plans to offer drone delivery of small …

The gentle art of cracking passwords

<b>On the internet, the most popular colour is blue, at least when it comes to passwords.</b><p>If you are wondering why, it is largely because so many popular websites and services (Facebook, Twitter and Google to name but three) use the colour in their logo. That has a subtle impact on the choices people …

Information Systems

Spotify iOS app updated, brings Browse to your iPad

The Spotify app for iOS has been updated. As well as adding some new features, it brings the Browse function over from the iPhone version to the …

Plugaway Is An App-Controlled Plug & LED System Aiming To Undercut The Smart Home Competition

Another contender for smart(en)ing up your home has taken to Kickstarter to raise funds. The Beijing-based startup behind Plugaway has put together Wi-Fi connected plugs and LED lightbulbs which, used in conjunction with its Android or iOS app, can remotely switch your appliances on or off, or dim …

French court orders search firms to block pirate sites

<b>A court in France has ordered Google, Microsoft and Yahoo to block 16 video-streaming sites from their search results.</b><p>The case was brought by five groups representing film companies, distributors and producers.<p>The High Court in Paris ruled the websites were dedicated to the "distribution of works …

Amazon Prime Air: Delivery by Drones Could Arrive As Early as 2015

For the next few weeks UPS, FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service will be working overtime to make sure you get your holiday gifts on time, but if Amazon …

Challenges remain for F1 to overcome as the role of branded content grows | Digital Sport

Branded video content is becoming an increasingly important part of the marketing mix for F1 sponsors according to 9 out of 10 F1 marketing and brand …

Five Young F1 Hopefuls to Watch

Discover the top five young drivers hoping to make an impact in 2014.<p>There are multiple changes in the driver line up for Formula 1 next year. Here’s …