Sc Brown

24 Flips | 3 Magazines | @sc_brown | Keep up with Sc Brown 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 “Sc Brown”

What to do about online accounts and assets after death

How much are your digital assets worth and what should be done with them upon death or incapacity?<p>It's a question you should ask yourself as the popularity of online loyalty programs and virtual currencies like Bitcoin continue to grow, especially because many may not realize that these accounts …

Flipboard Magazines Can Now Be Enjoyed on the Web

Inside Flipboard / July 23, 2013<p>Since the launch of Flipboard 2.0, more than 2 million magazines have been made about every topic imaginable, from …

The 10 Greatest Giant Monster Movies of All Time

The giant monster, known as <i>kaiju</i> in Japanese, is a very different beast from the human-sized nasties you find in movies from <i>Alien</i> to <i>World War Z</i>. …

10 Things 'Back To The Future 2' Got Right About Today's Tech

While "Back to the Future: Part 2" <i>slightly</i> overestimated where we'd be in 2015 — flying cars and hover boards aren't readily available after all — there's a surprising number of things that the film predicted that either already exist or are close enough that in two years it wouldn't be surprising …

Five More Hidden Features In iOS 7 Beta [Feature]

iOS 7 beta has a ton of new features, tricks, hidden things, and ways to get stuff done. We’ve been showing it all to you as we delve into the latest and greatest mobile OS for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch for a few weeks now.<p>But we’re not ready to stop. Here are even more (five of ’em!) secret, …

The 34 Most Perfectly Timed Moments In Internet History

On Tumblr, there are no coincidences. Just like-minded individuals all working in perfect harmony with one another. (h/t Pleated Jeans)

Post Ratio Landing Page

Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

Google Releases Fix For Major Android Flaw To OEMs, Users Now Waiting On Them To Patch

Google has released a fix to its Android OEMs for the master security hole unearthed by Bluebox Security, according to ZDNet. The publication gained confirmation from Google’s Android Communications Manager, Gina Scigliano<b>,</b> yesterday <b></b>that “a patch has been provided to our partners.” She also told it …

Boomerang brings its Gmail wrangling Chrome extension to Android

Boomerang has long existed as a Chrome extension for Gmail users looking to wrangle a bit of productivity out of an untameable inbox. Google itself …

Rogers giving 350MB of free U.S. roaming to those who purchase a new Samsung smartphone

Rogers has bundled together a new promo that takes advantage of their new US roaming packages. Rogers recently came out with a 50MB/day wireless …

Google doodle marks Roswell UFO anniversary

Monday’s Google doodle marks the 66th anniversary of an alien crash-landing on Earth, depending on what you believe.<p>On July 7, 1947, an airborne …

Apple Launches ‘5 Years of the App Store’ Celebration in iTunes

As everyone expected after seeing so many popular iOS games and apps go free, Apple has launched its ‘5 Years of the App Store’ celebration in iTunes:<p>…

Yahoo shuts down internet relic AltaVista

Once upon a time, there was a popular search engine called AltaVista. It lives no more.<p>On Monday, its owner Yahoo Inc. sent AltaVista.com to the …

Samsung team up with WiFi provider Boingo to offer free hotspot access to Galaxy Note 8.0 and Galaxy Tab 3 owners

Samsung and Boingo, provider of WiFi hotspots across North America and Mexico, including most major airports, have teamed up to give one year of free …

Google patches "99%" Android bug, says it's in OEM hands now

You may have heard about a pretty scary bug discovered by Bluebox Security that affects 99% of current Android devices. The gist of the exploit …

Amazon rumoured to launch three new Kindles this fall, including a Retina-busting 8.9-inch model

Now that Amazon has launched the Kindle Fire in Canada — though not in its full incarnation — customers can look forward to getting updates at the …

Google Glass Captures First Arrest (VIDEO)

In an sinister glimpse of what the very near future will be like, the world's first fight and arrest has been captured using Google Glass.<p>Chris …

Alternative to REIT sector has eye-popping yields

Investor skepticism toward mortgage investment corporations (MICs), while understandable, may obscure an opportunity to combine stable income with capital preservation at good prices.<p>By combining real estate development and eye-popping yields, the MIC sector has generated both attention and …

Try It Now

For Gillian Anderson, another shot at TV greatness

There's perhaps only one thing worse than not being the star of a hit TV series, and that's being the star of a hit TV series. Especially if the series is really, really popular, with a cultish quality to it that can turn some fans into fanatics. All of which is to say that Gillian Anderson likely …

Talking to Entrepreneurs: Software makes it easy to design interactive environments

Meghan Athavale is the CEO of Po-motion, which makes software that lets you create interactive floor and wall projections. In this edition of Talking to Entrepreneurs, she explains how she got started.

New gamers can’t beat first level of original Super Mario game? Satire hits close to home

<i>Update: The original article that reported translated quotes from Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata was intended as satire.</i><p>If you've played one of the new Wii U games and thought, "Wow, this is super easy and therefore not as much fun as older games," you would be in agreement with Nintendo's chief …