Todd Urquhart

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What is a phablet and why do you need one?

It’s a device that even Goldilocks could love. Say your tablet feels a little too big to carry around, but you’re also dissatisfied with your smartphone’s small screen. Look no further than the phablet—a tech crossbreed that’s not too big and not too small, but just right.<p>What is a phablet?<p>Think …

Phones

Microsoft clarifies what Xbox One and Kinect do with your stored data

Ever since Microsoft revealed a Kinect 2.0 is included with each Xbox One sold, rumors have flown over what the company can and/or will do with the information its sensors pick up. The software giant's overarching privacy statement makes its case that you shouldn't have anything to worry about. …

Too good to be true? Airo wristband says it tracks calories consumed, not just burned

All kinds of new health trackers monitor your activity to tell you how many steps you’ve taken and the number of calories you’ve burned. But a new …

Competitive Ruling Will Bring New Generation Of Swiss-Made Smartwatches

The Swatch Group has long been the primary movement supplier to the majority of Swiss (and non-Swiss) watch manufacturers. These movements — essentially the guts of the watch — have powered 60 percent of the world’s watches in the past decade. That’s about to end.<p>WEKO, the Swiss competition …

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The Seventh Seal: Sculptural Wooden Skulls by Joshua Vogel

At my house, Halloween commences with an evening spent carving white pumpkins while Ingmar Bergman’s <i>The Seventh Seal</i> plays on the television. This …

10 Unique Ways to Style a Perfect Mantel

6 Quick Decorating Changes

Google Launches Maps Engine Pro For The Enterprise

Google has unveiled a new offering for its Maps product in the business setting as part of its vision into making it the next productivity tool. Starting today, companies can use Maps Engine Pro to better marry location and their data in order to “visualize and share” it on a map.<p>The service costs …

Video: New Super-Waterproof Material Makes Water Drops Bounce Off

Nanocones make surfaces more hydrophobic than ever before.<p>Is that a rubber ball making its way down a two-by-four? No, it's actually a drop of water hitting a strip of experimental material that's so water-resistant, it makes drops bounce.<p>The video above comes from the work of a team of materials …

Nanotech