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NASA Discovers Secret Behind 'Man in the Moon'

Until recently, it was believed that the 'man in the noon' — the craters that give the moon its human-like features — had been created by asteroid strikes Now, thanks to data from NASA’s GRAIL mission, which aims to create a high-res...Show More Summary

Representative Line: Ternary Operator Nesting Syndrome

Back in July, I wrote about my disdain for terinary operators citing a monster representative line as being a great example of an attempt at cleverness gone too far. Well, an anonymous submitter sent our way another terninary operator...Show More Summary

Apple CarPlay comes to Pioneer stereos as Spotify adds support

2 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Apple's fledgling CarPlay infotainment system just got a little more useful thanks to updates from Pioneer and Spotify. Pioneer has updated some of its stereos to include support from today, while the latest version of the popular music streaming app...

Apple's next-gen iOS Remote app solution could boast full Apple TV GUIs, interactive content

An Apple patent application published Thursday describes a next-generation iOS Remote app system capable of translating the Apple TV's UI to smaller format iPhone and iPad screens, while streaming back external content like movie trivia from those same devices.

Celebrities Victimized In The iCloud Naked Photo Hack Want To Sue Google For $100 Million

Hollywood lawyer Marty Singer has written to Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, as well as Chairman Eric Schmidt, threatening to sue them for $100 million if they don't remove the naked photos of his clients that were posted online after the iCloud hack. Show More Summary

Gov't mulls unique use for extra nuclear warheads

2 hours agoTechnology : Tech Talk

Some being retained even though they're not needed anymore for national defense; could they save mankind?

Four short links: 2 October 2014

I Heart Logs — I linked to Jay Kreps’s awesome blog post twice, and now he’s expanded it into a slim O’Reilly volume which I shall press into the hands of every engineer I meet. Have you heard the Good …

U.S. Police Are Giving Away Keylogging Software as a 'Safety' Measure

2 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

For years, local law enforcement agencies around the country have told parents that installing ComputerCOP software is the "first step" in protecting their children online. Read more...

Samsung effectively confirms it will manufacture Apple’s next-generation ‘A9? processors for iOS devices, using 14-nanometer process

At a press conference, ZDNet says that Samsung president of the company’s semiconductor arm is looking forward to reversing its profit forecasts when it starts producing chips for Apple using its next-generation technology. Kim Ki-nam,...Show More Summary

New Mozilla’s Firefox OS Dongle at $25 – A Serious Threat to Chromecast

Mozilla and Matchstick announced a new Firefox Operating System powered HDMI dongle on Wednesday. The $25 dongle is being considered as their

Qualcomm Invests in Birds Eye Systems’ Traffline

Mumbai based technology start-up Birds Eye Systems which which provides instant traffic information on its app called Traffline has raised funds in

Forget Airbnb: Sharing Economy Blooms During Hong Kong Protests

HONG KONG — During these past few days of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, a communal spirit has bloomed under the overpasses and on the highways. Groups of people play cards, laugh and relax under shared umbrellas. Stalls have popped up, providing necessities to those who need it — free of charge. Show More Summary

Shaky Liftoff For Rocket Internet’s Stock Market Debut

Rocket Internet shares fell below their issue price within minutes of trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on Thursday. The decline indicates investor sentiment for Rocket has deteriorated rapidly. Investors seemed to be very bullish on the stock only days ago.

Star Wars R2-D2 Skirt

This is the droid skirt you’ve been looking for. This Star Wars R2-D2 Skirt is playful and cute. Plus it celebrates our favorite Star Wars droid. R2-D2’s dome never looked so stylish. The R2-D2 Dome Circle Skirt is made from 96% polyester and 4% spandex and is fully-lined. If you wear this, just don’t be […]

IITians Develop An Integrated Advertising Platform For Game Developers

GreedyGame is a platform for game developers to make their in-game content dynamic. The Noida based startup was founded in 2013 by

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 Contends With ‘Gapgate’

It has been just a few days since Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy Note 4 went on sale in some markets, and the phone has already drawn complaints from users.

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