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KidFit Activity Tracker Wants to End Childhood Obesity

With activity trackers and health apps all the range, it was only a matter of time before the technology was bundled in a kid friendly package and …

Apple looking to ban sale of Samsung products

Apple is looking to ban the sale of Samsung gadgets yet again.<p>The company filed papers Friday related to the patent-infringement trial that was brought to a close in California early this month. In a mixed verdict, the jury found that Samsung had violated three of Apple's patents and that Apple had …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple and Nike Rumored To Be Collaborating on "Smart Band" Wearable Device

The rumblings began 10 days ago when Nike, as reported by <i>CNET</i>, laid off 70–80 percent of the employees working on their Nike FuelBand, one of the more popular fitness trackers. Plus, they acknowledged they would be stopping development of the hardware side of fitness tracking, though indicated they …

Android KitKat Reaches 8.5% Adoption

KitKat, the newest version of Google’s Android mobile operating system, continues to make slow and steady progress after reaching 8.5 percent adoption among Android smartphones and tablets that use the Google Play app store each month, according to the latest data from the search giant.<p>Adoption of …

Move over Xbox Kinect, Siri might be coming to Apple TV

The days of futzing with television remotes are slowly coming to a close as Siri may be joining the ranks of personal assistants to change your …

Microsoft turns to Seth Green, Sarah Silverman, and Michael Cera for Xbox shows

Microsoft is partnering with Hollywood talent including Seth Green, Sarah Silverman, and Michael Cera as it prepares an onslaught of original programming set to arrive on Xbox beginning in June. Green's Stoopid Buddy Stoodios will produce a stop-motion animated show not unlike <i>Robot Chicken.</i> Cera …

5-Year-Old Boy Discovers Microsoft Xbox One Security Flaw

Microsoft has a new security researcher and he's a five-year-old boy from San Diego, Calif.<p>Kristoffer Von Hassel discovered a security flaw with …

Google Glass, Coming Soon To A Mall Near You

The Google/Luxottica partnership isn’t about making Glass look hipper. It’s about world domination.<p>Google’s partnership with the glasses giant Luxottica is much more than just a fashion play: It’s a plan to get Google Glass into every mall in America, and in doing so gain cultural acceptance.<p>The …

Wearable Tech

LG and Samsung gear up for the next bout of flexible display tech

Samsung and LG are on the cutting edge of what could become a popular future trend – curved and flexible display smartphones. The two companies have already released their first generation curved displays, the LG G Flex and the Samsung Galaxy Round. We conducted our own comparison between the two …

'Flappy Bird' Creator Says He's Bringing The Game Back To The App Store

<i>Flappy Bird</i> is coming back, but not anytime soon according to the game’s creator.<p>This morning on Twitter, Dong Nguyen was asked whether or not he would be putting the game back on the App Store, to which he replied: “Yes. But not soon.”<p>Nguyen took <i>Flappy Bird</i> down in February, after admitting that …

Microsoft hints DirectX 12 is coming to the Xbox One

A few days ago, Microsoft posted up a teaser site that announced the company will be unveiling the next version of DirectX at Game Developer Conference on March 20.<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present at #TNW2018”Are you doing business in Amsterdam in May?Join us<p>Today, the company added …

When Zuckerberg Thought His Sales Guy Was 50 Cent

In April 2005, current General Catalyst Venture Partner Kevin Colleran replaced Eduardo Saverin as Facebook’s business development head and first sales guy. Colleran was Facebook employee number seven, according to The New York Times.<p>And eight years ago around this time, Facebook CEO Mark …

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Photolucida: Brad Carlile: Tempus Incognitus

Brad Carlile works in a conceptual way, using light and time to animate rooms that are normally without much personality. His project, <i>Tempus</i> …

SF jetliner crash kills 2, seriously injures 49

Scramble for answers after SFO jet crash kills 2, seriously injures 49<p>It happened with almost no warning.<p>One minute, Asiana Airlines Flight 214 was making a seemingly routine approach to San Francisco International Airport on a calm, clear Saturday morning after an 11-hour flight from Seoul. …