Your world just got a little smaller. Online retail giant Amazon announced this morning that it is buying high-end grocery store chain (some of which include coffee shops and record stores) Whole Foods in a deal valued at $13.7 billion.
“These unscrupulous speculators and their underhanded tactics have manipulated the marketplace and often leave New Yorkers and visitors alike with little choice but to buy tickets on the secondary market at an exorbitant mark-up,” Governor Cuomo said.
This week Apple won approval for a patent for technology that would allow infared signals to send data to cellphone and their cameras. The functions of this include allowing a concert venue to block the ability to take pictures at a show.
We all know how important our cell phones are. Without them, it feels like a part of us is missing. We feel like we might miss something extremely important if we aren’t looking at the tiny screen for more than five minutes. Let’s face it. There’s a time and a place for everything… Including the use of your phone! For example, while you’re driving, it can wait. While you’re checking out at the grocery store, it can wait. So, why is it that fans spend money to see their favorite musicians and they’re glued to their phones a majority of ...
We know you secretly (or not so secretly) watch Once Upon a Time for the thrill of seeing cartoon characters come to life so in this podcast we ask the difficult questions the show and then delve into how technology used in… Continue Reading →
The Internet Archive already had the potential for being a time suck black hole, saving copies of websites long gone, not to mention its giant library of books, magazines, movies, music and more. They’ve also got an Arcade which already includes thousands of old arcade, Atari 2600 and other home systems, PC games and loads more, all of which are playable either using an emulator or through your browser (which doesn’t always work so well, be warned).
But for those who remember 5″ floppy discs, the Archive Arcade’s gravitational pull on your productivity has just gotten ...