The Raspberry Pi and its cool camera add-on is a great way to send images and video up to the Intertubes, but what if you want to monitor more than one scene? The IVPort can multiplex up to sixteen of these Raspi camera modules, giving...Show More Summary
There were a ridiculous amount of games to be released this week, since it's the week before the iTunes freeze and all... So, we spend the vast majority of the podcast yammering on about the latest and greatest. There's even authentic slinky sounds, which means I should probably add to my real-life soundboard until we're
It's not looking good for The Interview. The film, which saw its release canceled in the wake of the epic Sony Pictures hack and subsequent terror threats from the hackers, may not appear on the screen of any theater for a very longShow More Summary
The world of contraband electronics probably isn’t one that you’re familiar with, but if you read about smartphones on a regular basis, you’re bound to come across stories of black markets all around the world selling devices for hundreds of dollars more than they’re worth. Show More Summary
The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the one game that came out this week that we think is worth giving a special nod to. Now, before anyone goes over-thinking this, it doesn't necessarily mean our Game of the Week pick is the highest scoring game
The Missouri state representative who introduced a bill that would require a woman to obtain the written, notarized consent of a the father before obtaining an abortion has defended the proposed legislation despite outcry from state Democrats and women's health groups. In an interview with local NBC affiliate KHSB on Thursday, Rep. Show More Summary
Here’s the newest member to ZTE’s quad-core Android 4.4 smartphone line-up, the Star 2. As a successor to the Star 1 that was launched in China earlier this year, this 4G LTE-enabled smartphone comes equipped with a 5.0-inch 1920 x 1080 Full HD OGS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, a 2.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon […]
Hewlett-Packard can’t quite move past the legal messes from its 2011 acquisition of U.K. software firm Autonomy. A judge rejected Friday a proposed settlement of a shareholder lawsuit claiming current and former H-P executives and directors failed to heed warning signs about problems with Autonomy. Show More Summary
One way make yourself unhappy is to let stress take over your life. We all have stress, whether it’s from work, home, or anything else, and it’s almost impossible to live a completely stress-free life. That being said, you can beat your stress back to manageable levels, which will lead you to a happier life. Show More Summary
"If the president wants to see the movie I would be more than delighted to send it to him."
A video documentary about some Chinese factories that assemble Apple products has refueled public attention on labor issues, like excessive work hours.
Building a commercial airplane is a monumental task. It takes around 4,000 really smart engineers over 7 years of planning to make one of those flying tubes with countless experts testing and re-testing each individual part (and there are 2.65 million parts in an Airbus A350). This video shows you how they make one of these. Read more...
Duet Display is a brand new application that lets users repurpose old and new iOS devices including the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and turn them into handy second displays for OS X laptops and desktops — and it’s available for download right now. Show More Summary
By now, the ugly sweater has become ubiquitous — with even staid office parties now hosting ugly sweater contests. That means it’s time to move on to something more edgy. And, at least in London, that would be — no you did not guess this — the Christmas Beard. Show More Summary
Once upon a time the second-screen experience was expected to rule the living room. That actually didn’t come to pass and today we’re seeing a casualty of that bright future that never was. TVtag has informed its users via email and on its site that it will be shutting down on January 1, 2015 and that its mobile apps will cease to function. Show More Summary
After two rival demonstrations converged near New York City Hall Friday afternoon—one supporting the New York Police Department and the other opposing police brutality—some anti-police protesters continued their march throughout Manhattan,...Show More Summary
Good grief, the hacks just don't stop. Now office-supply store Staples believes that it suffered an attack that compromised some 1.16 million payment cards. Between August 10th and September 16th this year, 115 stores were afflicted by malware that "...
President Barack Obama told CNN's Candy Crowley Friday that the unprecedented attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment was a mere act of "cybervandalism" rather than cyberterrorism or even an act of war. Crowley landed an interview...Show More Summary
After not much activity over the past year or so, it seems time to put the blog into "snow bird" status. The "golden age" of blogging is long behind us, and likewise my better / popular writing. Finding motivation has been increasingly...Show More Summary