To many, the soccer ball may seem like just a banal thing to chase and kick around. For others it is a symbol of hope, a dream, or a way of escape through play. For Tim Jahnigen it is a life-long project to improve upon and make indestructible for children in Third World countries who [...]
While parts of the world are in great need, other parts of the world pursue things that they don’t need at all. It’s a sobering thought, and one that more people should really reflect on. To illustrate my point, let’s look at just how trivial people can be. Some gadgets become useless over time. Others [...]
When it comes to cell phones, everyone knows the iPhone. What about the other popular smartphone platform? Sorry, Waterloo, I’m not speaking of the BlackBerry. I’m speaking of the wacky green-mascot-wielding Google Android. Here are a few up and coming handsets that will both excite and bore you. I can personally vouch for those feelings. [...]
That pretty much sums things up. Yesterday morning came and went and a Steve-Job-less Apple stage released no iPhone 5. Instead, almost every existing Apple product ended up looking exactly the same. They came out and patted their backs on the explosive growth of Apple products sold. The iPod line remains mostly unchanged, aside from [...]
Remember watching ‘The Jetsons’ as a child and wildly dreaming about vehicles that drove themselves and how technology could speak with each other? Well that may not be too far off. From cool gadgets to your everyday Facebook checks, click here for 8 technologies of today that will shape our future, from Mashable.
Whether we like it or not, social media infiltrates a lot of what we do on a daily basis. Last night as we experienced the excruciating defeat of our Canucks social media sites like twitter and Facebook were ablaze.
It’s the season for new tech releases. Check out the overview by Amanda Vogt of the new products, games and programs that will soon be available. Apple WWDC 2011 OSX Lion -Minor additions include auto-save and resume. Auto-save saves your place and keeps multiple versions of the document you are working on. The resume feature [...]