Apple Special Event Highlights Oct 2016

The Apple Special Event recently held in Cupertino was the second major keynote event in two months. Apple CEO Tim Cook took to the stage to keep enthusiasts posted on what the company has been working on. He opened the event with a moving message about Apple looking to make its technology more accessible to

15 Weird Laws in the U.S.

Most, if not every, country in the world has strange laws that don’t make sense to outsiders – and sometimes, they even seem silly to insiders too. The question they provoke is: What were they thinking? Some reasons have been lost in the mists of time, while others may never have had a reason. Is

Is Internet Addiction Real?

The recent murder of a mother in China, by her 16-year-old daughter, is suspected to be retribution for being forced to go to one of the country’s notorious internet addiction boot camps. Chen Xinran (not her real name) had been abducted after leaving work – she had dropped out of school – and taken to

What is Google Allo?

In a recent event, Google announced the release of Allo, which is a new smart messaging app built to work with both Android and iOS devices. While the app’s primary selling points are the many inbuilt chat features, there are also some productivity and security features that will definitely be of interest to professionals. The

Outer Space, Archeologists & Crowdsourcing

For centuries, archaeologists and looters have scoured every continent to find remnants of past civilizations: archaeologists want to analyze and preserve mankind’s history; yet looters dig for personal gain, destroy the sites during their raids and, sometimes, even the treasures they consider unsaleable. Now archeologists are turning to outer space to solve this challenge. The

Stay Safe While Playing in Virtual Reality

My first experience with playing in virtual reality was the quirky game ‘Job Simulator.’ Initially, everything was fun and the first few minutes were incident-free. I had strapped on my brand new VR (virtual reality) headset, which completely hid the real world from my view and transferred me to a kitchen of the future in

IoT Wars – Google Android vs Apple iOS

Hot on the heels of Apple’s Special Event in September, will be Google’s hardware event on the 4th of October. Their invitation hasn’t let any cats out of the bag but it’s rumored that Google will use this event to announce the release of two Pixel phones, an updated Chromecast video streamer with 4K support,

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