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Investment bank builds Oculus Rift app to fly you around your stocks and shares

Well hello there, I'm Augustus Q. Moneybags, inventor of the word "Funtrepreneur" and thrillionaire owner of Military Industrial Complex LLC. Now, I may be an internationally loved businessman, y'see, but that doesn't mean I'm too good at calculatin'...

App Inventor communicating with WCF Service using TinyWebDb interface

Implement TinyWebDb interface on WCF Service to communicate with Android application developed with App Inventor

The Inventor Of 'Yo' Has Figured Out A Way To Dumb Down Snapchat With A New Camera App, Mirage

Moshe Hogeg, the brains behind viral notification app Yo and CEO of Israeli communication startup Mobli, has launched a new app called Mirage. Like Yo, Mirage is a one-button messenger. At a glance, it's is combination of popular apps TapTalk and Snapchat, and it lets you send short disappearing photo or video messages to friends. Show More Summary

U.S. Patent App. No. 20140159444: Airline Passenger Torture Device

The application calls it "Seating Device Comprising a Forward-Foldable Backrest," but I like my name better. The inventor describes the alleged motivation thusly (my annotations below): [T]o increase the number of cabin seats [and thus...Show More Summary

Enjoy Your iPad More Than Ever Before With The New Fleshlight Mount

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Here’s one way to get around the porn block in Apple’s puritanical App Store: Stop trying to make porn-friendly software and focus that energy on making some extremely porn-friendly hardware. The brilliant inventor behind Fleshjack’s new iPad attachment did just that. We first reported the proposed design of the first-ever Fleshjack holder for the underside […]

Tinder Co-Founder Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Mary Emily O’Hara, reporting for Vice News: At one point, Whitney Wolfe was promoted as Tinder’s “inventor” and co-founder in fashion magazines like Harper’s Bazaar. She named the app, and her marketing savvy was often cited as the reason it found an audience among young women. Show More Summary

Use Physics App to Create Crazy Contraptions

Cobbling crazy contraptions together great for aspiring inventors

This App Wants To Fix Our Baseball Injury Epidemic

The founder of the American Sports Medicine Institute just launched an app that could save your son's arm. This article contains interviews with Dr. James Andrews, inventor of Tommy John Surgery and founder of the American Sports Medicine Institute (ASMI), and Kevin Wilk, lead physical therapist at ASMI Read Full Story

Google Glass? Feh. Behold Dyson's 2001 pocket 'puter AR headgear with own 'Siri'

Shaggy was topping the charts, Neural Database was an app Pics  Blighty’s best-known modern inventor James Dyson is famous for his vacuum cleaners, fans and hand-dryers, but apparently he could have branched out into smartglasses and fuel cells years ago.…

Yey! You Can Really Remote Control A Roach from Your Smart Phone

Inventors have not only created a method for hacking the nervous system of a cockroach and allowing the insect to be controlled remotely, but apparently – like so many other things these days - there’s an app for hat.

Have a New App? There May Not Be a Patent for That

Arguments before the Supreme Court Monday will redefine which technology ideas are patentable. If you're an inventor, you may wonder at what point an idea becomes so abstract, it can no longer be patented as an innovation. And in the...Show More Summary

Tetris Inventor Returns With New Puzzle App “Symbol Link” [Video Review]

While many have developed puzzle video-games, not many have compared to the popularity of the hit game “Tetris”. Symbol Link is a new puzzle app created by Alexey Pajitnov, the mind behind Tetris, that has players connect symbols in the … Read more ›

Inventor Of The World Wide Web Does Reddit AMA

In the midst of NSA revelations, app security mishaps, and the SXSW Snowden interview, is Tim Berners-Lee’s ‘Ask Me Anything’ on Reddit.

Findery Is Like Instagram, Only You Share Places Not Photographs

Findery, from inventor of Flickr Caterina Fake, is like Instagram for places, or maybe Foursquare for everywhere – even that street corner you like or the park bench you read on sometimes on Sundays. Findery is a an iOS app … Read more ›

Findery: An app like Instagram but for places (not selfies)

Created by Flickr inventor, Caterina Fake, Findery is a website and iOS app that's a little like Instagram for places - snap a photo of something, tag the location and then leave a tip about why it's unusual/awesome/tasty. Your...

Use PowerPoint to Get a Date, or Some Therapy

2 years agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Is your OkCupid message game weak? Are you more at home in the Microsoft Office suite than swiping right or left on Tinder? Try Presentation Dating with Rahul Saggar, a Brooklyn engineer and the inventor of an alternative tampon applicator. According to the Daily News and DNAinfo, Saggar’s latest innovation... More »

Apple’s buying spree continues with $200 million Topsy acquisition

Apple is on a roll as 2013 winds down. Just one week after Apple confirmed that it acquired Israel-based Kinect inventor PrimeSense, the company has acknowledged another small buy. The Wall Street Journal on Monday reported that Apple has acquired Topsy, which bills itself as a social monitoring and analytics company. Show More Summary

Want to Facilitate Real Learning? Free Yourself From the 'Expert' Trap

I have a secret. I am no longer the most knowledgeable person in my classroom. I am not sure who owns that title, but more often than not when it comes to teaching Scratch, App Inventor—and soon game design and computer science principles— it is not me. Show More Summary

Vaavud Smartphone Wind Meter Now Available, Use Your Phone To Measure Windspeed Like It's The Future

Kickstarter success Vaavud is a thing of beauty. Created by a Danish team of enterprising inventors, it plugs into your iPhone or Android device's headphone jack and connects with an app to tell you the current wind speed. It uses no power, and actually talks wirelessly to your phone via the built-in magnetic field sensor that ships with modern smartphones.

Isometric, iOS App To Create Colorful Designs With Geometric Shapes

3 years agoHumor : Laughing Squid

Isometric is an iOS app that allows users to create beautiful geometric designs by tapping, rotating, dragging, and manipulating basic colorful shapes. Made With Isometric is a Tumblr blog created by the app’s inventor to showcase some of the best designs made with the app, which is currently available to download from the iTunes App [...]

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