Category: Tech

OS X Mavericks browser rankings; Safari first, Firefox second and Chrome third

All of the browsers used are the latest, most current versions Using the Browsermark site to test each of the big three browsers and how they perform with Apple’s new release of Mavericks that claims […]

Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the 216th anniversary of the first parachute jump

I can’t help it, I’m a sucker for Google Doodles. I’m like a kid in a candy store whenever I pop open my browser and see a new one in the morning. Today’s celebrates the […]

How to opt-out of Google’s creepy new ads that use your face and name

Yesterday Google announced an upcoming change in its terms and services that will allow them to use your profile photo and your real name alongside ads for products that you have reviewed or recommended. That […]

Less than seven years ago the first iPhone, a complete game changer, was released

It’s been a little less than a month since Apple released its iPhone 5s and the entirely new iPhone 5c. As news comes out that the iPhone 5s is outselling all other handsets on the […]

Unfurlough.us offers freelance jobs for furloughed employees in DC

Blen Corp, a DC-based IT firm, has created a freelance job board for furloughed government workers. The site is unfurlough.us and was built in less than five hours using the open source Drupal CMS, the […]

Conan O’Brien wants to become the top influencer on LinkedIn

Conan was recently alerted by his social media team that his presence on LinkedIn was severely lacking non-existent and now he’s on a mission to change that. Currently the top four influencers on LinkedIn are […]

Google celebrates 15th birthday with piñata Google doodle game

It’s hard to imagine life before Google and having a world of knowledge at your fingertips but it’s only been 15 years even though it seems like a lifetime. The company filed for incorporation on […]

Rice engineering students build a robotic arm for boy with osteogenesis imperfecta

A group of engineering students from Rice used their spare time to put together this kickass robotic arm for this awesome kid Dee It was a big day for Dee Faught when a team of […]

‘Switching to Android’ results skyrocket on Twitter as iOS 7 is released

There is one fact that you can always count on when it comes to people and their technology usage…they HATE change. As iPhone users started taking the leap and updating their phones to the latest […]

Worldwide internet usage throughout the day

World map showing the 460 Million IP addresses that responded to ICMP ping requests or port scans from June and October 2012. Theses maps where generated in a high and a low geolocation resolution version, […]