Steve Garratt

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Netflix Goes After Streaming Newbies With Netflix Families

There's no homework after camp and road trips can be very long. Those are just a couple of reasons why streaming-video service Netflix sees a 30 …

Flipboard Brings Its Mobile Magazines To The Web

Flipboard started on mobile devices, but the magazine app is moving to the web today with the launch of a new site. Its 75 million registered users will be getting access to its superior formatting and curation features for articles, photos and video on their desktops and laptops.<p>But why the …

Five Best Home Theater Projectors

If you want to save a little space in your living room, or use your wall as a massive TV screen, or even if you're interested in building a proper …

Gear & Gadgets

Everything You Didn't Know You Could Do with Google's Voice Commands

Voice search is one of those features that seems silly, but is awesome once you start using it. Not convinced? Here are a few ways to turn voice …

Amplify your music with MagicPlay and the Raspberry Pi

MagicPlay is an open cross-platform audio streaming standard (think “HTTP for music”) that supports synchronized streaming to multiple speakers (like …

An App to Help Doctors Diagnose Dementia

Doctors can now reduce the process of testing for dementia from three years to 10 minutes.<p>Cantab, a new iPad app from Cambridge Cognition, is …

Twitter Wants to Start Tracking You on the Web, Here's How to Opt-Out

In a blog post today, Twitter announced that they're "experimenting with new ways of targeting ads," which is their way of saying they're planning to …

Widgets

GigaOM Chrome Show: QuickOffice for some and Pixel Photos app for all

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>That new Photos app for the Chromebook Pixel isn’t limited to Google’s(s goog) highest end laptop. You just need to know the …

DIY Smart Television with RaspberryPi and Node.js

<b>Hardware Components:</b><p>The RaspberryPi (Tested on Raspberry Pi model I-B, I-B+ and II-B)<br>• A USB WiFi dongle or Ethernet cable (Tested on Edimax WiFi …

Checkboxes that kill your product

March 18th, 2013<p>A little historical baggage can be a dangerous thing when multiplied by a few hundred million individuals<p>If I told you that a company …

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Big rise in volunteers for medical trials

<b>The number of patients taking part in clinical trials in England has trebled in five years.</b><p>Figures from the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) show almost 638,000 patients volunteered last year.<p>The rise may surprise some, given the publicity associated with a drug trial at a private …

Teen's Invention Could Create 20-Second Phone Charge

Tech manufacturers that boast how fast their devices can juice up might want to listen up: A California teen has developed a super-capacitor that …

Brian Greenhoff sadly passes away

It has been confirmed that former Manchester United player, Brian Greenhoff, has sadly passed away at his home in Rochdale. Police were called to …

Soccer

55 Sensational TV Screenshots

Google Now style voice search now live in Chrome stable channel

Google Now voice search goes live in the latest Chrome desktop builds<p>Ladies and gents, it's time to upgrade your Chrome browser. Google Now style …

Android News

Linking simple chemistry to something like life

How do you go from an RNA to a cell with membranes and proteins?<p>Origin of life researchers have made impressive progress in recent years, showing …

OK Google, Speak To Me

New Android Boss Finally Reveals Plans for World's Most Popular Mobile OS

For the past few years, Sundar Pichai has been part of a tag-team routine staged at Google’s annual I/O developer conference. Pichai, a Googler since …

Google+ Photos To Shut Down August 1, Google Photos Takes Over | Fortune.com

Google wants you to use its new Photos service so badly that it's sunsetting the old Google Plus Photos on August 1, according to a Google Plus post from the company.<p>Google Plus Photos, a relic of the times when the search giant thought its social network Google Plus could become a huge hit, will …

Larry Page Wants Earth To Have A Mad Scientist Island

Larry Page thinks we are, as a population, too negative. Especially the tech community.<p>It’s a topic that he tackled a few times during his surprise Q&A after this morning’s Google I/O keynote, and it actually ended up being one of my favorite bits from the entire three hour presentation.<p>The …

'Preventive' breast cancer surgery has some docs alarmed

Lisa Bonchek Adams was only 37, with a new baby and two older children, when her doctor noticed something strange during a routine breast exam. Although her doctor didn't feel a lump, one breast felt "different" from the other.<p>A few weeks later, Adams learned that she needed a mastectomy. Follow-up …

Manchester City are still searching for their own identity: Gary Neville

Why Manchester City are still searching for their own identity<p>By<p>Sporting director, technical director, director of football: call it what you will, …

Soccer

Manuel Pellegrini should not be replacing Roberto Mancini - a British manager should: MARTIN SAMUEL

Pellegrini spent £200m at Real and won nothing... Surely we have better managers here<p>By<p>Manuel Pellegrini is going to be the new manager of Manchester …

Soccer