Tyler Singkofer

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'Myst' was a revolutionary game, but it didn't start a revolution

<i>Myst</i> came out of nowhere. When it first launched in 1993, the lonely adventure game was unlike anything people had played before. There were no enemies, no action, and the world itself was arguably the most important character. And thanks to the advent of CD-ROM technology, it also featured some of …

Blink at Virgin Mobile's new ad to switch up the action

No matter how much you blink, Virgin will get its message to you<p>Virgin Mobile has launched an advertising campaign that uses your webcam to detect when you blink. Now playing on YouTube, <i>Blinkwashing</i> is the final part of networks "Retrain Your Brain" campaign, which calls on consumers to save money …

New iPhones: Apple Facing Very Different Issues At Home And Abroad

As Apple prepares to unveil new iPhones later today, the company faces increasingly different competitive marketplaces. In the U.S., Apple is thriving, hitting a record high in market share as smartphone penetration continues to rise. Abroad, the story is very different, as very inexpensive …

Apple’s Untold History Reveals Why The iPhone 5C Will Be In Color

To Steve Jobs, the iMac’s trademark Bondi blue finish was a mistake. And his response echoes all the way to the upcoming iPhone 5C.<p>In 1998, at a special Apple event in Cupertino, then-interim CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the product that would herald Apple’s comeback: the iMac. But as Jobs went …

Foursquare adds menu search to dining spots, eases quest for ramen and dumplings

Following its recent auto-notification announcement, Foursquare is serving up yet another feature to make finding a spot to nosh <i>even</i> easier while you're out and about. With its latest update, the social check-in software has added menu search. That's right, all you have to do is type in a dish, …

10 New Wearable Tech Innovations That Are Blowing Our Minds

Did you know that one of the most popular trends in tech right now is fashion? Crazy, huh? More known in Silicon Valley as “Wearable Tech,” the trend has been exemplified by Google Glass but showing up all over the place, is taking the world by storm. From health, to privacy, to straight-up …