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XNSPY Cell Phone Monitoring App Is Now Available In NoJailbreak Edition

by Eric Brownon May 14, 2015
Don’t want to Jailbreak your iOS devices? Not a problem anymore with XNSPY’s NoJailbreak edition, which lets your monitor a lot of important features without going through the nasty process of jailbreaking on your expensive iPhones and iPads. XNSPY cell phone monitoring app has definitely elevated the game with this new feature, keeping its promise [...]

Cloud Computing For Improved Efficiency In Your Business

by Eric Brownon May 13, 2015
Having your data servers and storage located on a virtual drive has some definite advantages over maintaining your own servers and relying on staff to properly back up files. Here are a few of the advantages you can enjoy by using a cloud-based office system Ability to access work information anytime, anywhere When you have [...]

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Now Periscope Lets You Sign Up With Just A Phone Number

by Eric Brownon May 12, 2015
The update was announced in a Medium post a short while ago and signed by Team Periscope. Now you can use your phone number to sign up for Periscope, with no need for a Twitter account at all. While Twitter still recommends you sign up through a Twitter account so it can use your social graphs to find people [...]
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Zenefits Reaches $4.5B Valuation After $500M In Funding

by Eric Brownon May 6, 2015
Zenefits, the 2-year-old San Francisco cloud software company, announced $500 million in new funding, pushing its valuation to $4.5 billion. Fidelity Management and TPG led the funding round, with participation from Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, Insight Venture Partners, and Sound Ventures, the investment firm of Ashton Kutcher. Existing investors Andreessen Horowitz, Institutional Venture Partners, and actor Jared [...]

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Food Delivery Service Yemeksepeti Bought By Delivery Hero For $589M

by Eric Brownon May 5, 2015
The upcoming food delivery platform, Delivery Hero, announced on Tuesday that it is acquiring Turkey’s Yemeksepeti for $589 million. The acquisition is funded through cash and shares, with the former shareholders of the company, including General Atlantic, becoming shareholders in Delivery Hero, the group said in a press release. Yemeksepeti was launched 15 years ago and became market leader [...]
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Lost your Android phone? No worry, now it can call you

by Eric Brownon August 10, 2014
Google Android Device Manager was updated with some bug fixes, performance improvements and one important feature: the ability to set a call back button on the lock screen of lost or stolen phones. Similar to Apple’s Find My iPhone, Google has its own system to find a lost Android phone called the Android Device Manager users should [...]

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Dubai is creating the first climate-controlled city: biggest mall, 100 hotels, theme parks

by Eric Brownon July 8, 2014
Dubai is planning to build a temperature-controlled city featuring the world’s largest mall and an indoor park, as well as hotels, health resorts and theatres, the developer said. Already home to the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa, and to one of the globe’s biggest indoor shopping complexes, Dubai Mall, the glitzy emirate known for its love of grandiose [...]
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TSA: Charge your gadget before flying or it will be banned

by Eric Brownon July 8, 2014
The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has announced security measures at “certain” overseas airports for flights into the US. It will not allow uncharged mobile phones and laptops onto planes headed to the United States. The TSA is being deliberately light on details, but NBCNews posits that the new rules are in response to a specific threat which has the TSA worried [...]
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Time travel to become reality? Scientists sent light particles into the past

by Eric Brownon June 25, 2014
According to Einstein’s theory, it’s possible to travel back in time through a closed timelike curve, more commonly known as a “wormhole”. But scientists struggle with this theory because of the paradoxes that it presents. “Time travel was simulated by using a second photon to play the part of the past incarnation of the time-travelling [...]

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Edward Snowden’s first US interview airs on 28th; with NBC’s Brian Williams

by Eric Brownon May 26, 2014
NBC Nightly News’ Brian Williams sat down with Edward Snowden for an exclusive interview that will air on May 28th at 10pm EST and it’s sure to garner plenty of debate from an already splintered public. Brian Williams quietly traveled to Moscow earlier this week for the “wide-ranging” sit-down with the former NSA contractor, network officials said in [...]
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Jellyfish to become source material for diapers and paper towels

by Eric Brownon April 13, 2014
The jellyfish population is exploding. Jellyfish swarms are increasingly wiping out fish farms and drifting into desalinization plants and the cooling systems of nuclear power plants, causing them to shut down. They’re even outgrowing our appetites, reproducing faster than we can eat them. An Israeli nano tech start up called Cine’al however has come up [...]

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Mongolian nomads go high tech: power tents with solar panels

by Eric Brownon April 12, 2014
Electricity was non existent for Mongolia’s nomadic shepherds. It was hard to contact their children studying in boarding schools, refrigeration was impossible and obtaining weather forecasts, essential for shepherds looking to protect grazing animals was equally difficult. 800,000 of Mongolia’s 2.8 million inhabitants lived exactly like their ancestors. Until 2013 when a new tradition was [...]
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U.S and India rank lowest on Facebook transparency report

by Eric Brownon April 12, 2014
According to Facebook’s latest government requests report, India is the world’s largest content censor and the U.S is the world’s largest requester of user data. Taken the other way around though, India is second when it comes to knocking on Facebook’s door for user information whereas the U.S made no demands on content restriction. However [...]

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Nanoparticles in consumer products could pose risk to DNA

by Eric Brownon April 11, 2014
One theory attributes the decline of the Roman Empire to their overuse of lead in food and daily life. Their water pipes were made of lead, they used lead based paints and lead compounds in their medicines. They prepared their food in lead containers. As it turns out this theory was wholly overblown, the ancient [...]
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Robonaut’s legs to be delivered courtesy of SpaceX’s Dragon capsule

by Eric Brownon April 10, 2014
SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to leave Earth for the International Space Station on the 14th of April. It will carry an unmanned SpaceX Dragon capsule containing supplies which include the legs for Robonaut 2. The R2 is a humanoid robot designed to assist ISS members with daily tasks, its dexterity is extremely human [...]

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The biggest headache of Heartbleed

by Eric Brownon April 10, 2014
As you might have already heard, the internet has a new big problem called Heartbleed and thankfully, it’s not a new NSA spy tool. Very simply put, it’s a flaw in the way internet servers keep important user information private. This allows third parties to collect user data like session IDs and passwords which basically [...]
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Convenient homegrown vegetables could soon be a reality

by Eric Brownon April 10, 2014
When I step out to shop for vegetables I face two major problems. The first is that I’m a young man in India. Small vegetable vendors in India (found only a stone’s throw away from most homes) reserve their best produce for old customers. The majority of this category consists of middle aged women who [...]
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Israel Certifies Commercial Jets to Fire Laser

by Eric Brownon March 20, 2014
Israel has just taken a new twist in fighting shoulder-launched missiles. Their latest, Laser firing jets nicknamed SkyShield, are set to help combat launched missiles. Yesterday, Israel’s ministry of defense announced that SkyShield has successfully completed testing and is ready to face the threat of Man-Portable surface-to-air missile systems (MANPADS) by a combination of laser [...]

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Private Photo Sharing Enabled on Facebook’s Updated App v8.0 for iOS

by Eric Brownon March 20, 2014
Facebook has released an updated version of its app for iOS. The focus of the app was to improve the private sharing capabilities. The version 8 app enables users to select the people who will be able to view their photo albums in their feed. The feature which was rolled out by Facebook a few [...]
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Agency Glass: Replace Your Eyes With Fake Ones

by Eric Brownon March 18, 2014
Finally there is a way out of those boring meetings that probably sends you into non intended power nap credit to engineer Hirotaka Osawa who has come up with goggle-eyes glasses called Agency Glass. Engineer Osawa invents new ways of interactions between people and machines, robots and computers. His latest, the Agency glass, enables people [...]

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