New Universal Remote...

If you have a streaming media device, there is a new universal remote attachment being released that could make your life easier. It could also the be the gateway to losing yet another remote control, and this time it will cost you. According to Tech Hive, a device called Sideclick is being...

Smartphone Users Enc...

Since the first photograph was taken over 186 years ago, it’s estimated that more than 3.5 trillion photos have been snapped. With the invention of the smartphone, just about everyone has constant, immediate access to a camera. Google is looking to take advantage of this by unveiling a new...

Amazon Makes Adverti...

Amazon is ending an advertising option that has been a favorite of small retailers, according to an email obtained by the Wall Street Journal’s Digits blog. Product listings at the bottom of Amazon pages that show photos of merchandise and act as links to other retailers’ websites will be...

Apple’s New &#...

In a shocking turn of events, Apple has decided to take a leap of faith in innovation and try something completely new. Wait, they already do that, don’t they? Man, these guys are good. According to the U.K.’s Daily Mail, Apple and its team of architects are building a massive...

Research Funded by Coca-Cola Says Its Drinks Don’t Exacerbate Obesity Epidemic Aug26

Research Funded by C...

The average American adult drinks about 500 cans of soda each year. That’s about 52 pounds of sugar being consumed in soft drinks alone. If a person drinks only one soda per day for a year — nearly half the average — they’d still guzzle down more than 35 pounds of...

TED Teams Up With PB...

PBS is teaming up with the nonprofit organization TED to present a six-night series of “TED Talks Live” at the Town Hall in Manhattan’s theater district this coming fall. Already a well-known organization, it’s expected that TED will draw a big crowd to the event. Variety describes the group...

New Study Finds Hope for Paralysis Treatment with Electrical Muscle Stimulation Aug25

New Study Finds Hope...

A new form of non-invasive spinal cord stimulation is giving hope to millions of paralyzed people who yearn for a day where treatment doesn’t involve painful surgeries. According to Neurology Advisor, the technology, known as “transcutaneous stimulation,” uses electrodes...

Facebook Testing Bre...

Facebook is testing a new stand-alone mobile news application, Business Insider reported Aug. 11. The product is reportedly part of the Facebook for Business initiative (not to be confused with the Facebook for Work initiative announced late last year). Facebook has declined to comment...

Researchers Look to Explore Stem Cell Possibilities for Spinal Cord Injuries Aug20

Researchers Look to ...

Researchers at Chicago’s Rush University Medical Center are currently exploring new forms of therapy that would use stem cells to treat spinal cord injuries. According to News-Medical.net, Rush is the second research center in the country to undertake stem cell research for spinal cord...

Why Smartphones Are ...

Advancements in new technology have allowed health experts and researchers to make monumental changes in the way that mental illnesses are being treated, and even in the way that these illnesses are discussed and perceived by the public. But is it possible that the greatest changes are coming...

This New Technology ...

Over the last few years, electric cars, plug-in hybrids and fuel cell electric vehicles have become increasingly popular among people who want to have a more environmentally friendly way of getting around. However, these vehicles have never been able to reach mainstream popularity, with the...

Harnessing the Power...

You probably think you know how electricity is produced and transmitted. It’s made at a power plant of some kind, and then transmitted to homes and businesses by power lines either above or below the ground (about 18% of U.S. lines are underground, according to the Energy Information Agency)....

Developing the Inter...

The Internet of Things may be poised to become an monolithic, economic powerhouse that will innovate the entire world, but right now, more than half of all Internet of Things designers make less than $500 a month developing it, according to a new report. In fact, less than 10% of IoT...

Children Who Are Picky Eaters Are More Likely to Have Mental Health Issues Later On Aug13

Children Who Are Pic...

There are a ton of weird things out there that can make people feel depressed. Take, for example, interior design — one study found that 14% of people said that their home furnishings actually make them feel gloomy. White bread and rice can, as new research suggests that they could...

Are Fingerprint Scan...

What will TV remotes of the future look like? If pending Apple patents are any indication, expect TV remotes with “sensors [that] range from fingerprint scanners and cameras for facial recognition to retinal scanners and algorithms for deciphering voice prints,” Apple Insider...

Introducing Mojibar,...

Earlier this year, Google decided to send a waving emoji to the emoji, removing the omnipresent symbols from its desktop search results. According to Search Engine Land, Google announced that it would drop emojis from its search results in a move to clean up its pages and improve user...

Days After Windows 1...

In 1984, Apple booted up the original Macintosh, which famously said “Hello!” to the new computing age. Ever since, the top technology companies in the world have been locked in constant battle, always competing to roll out newer, better features. A few years ago, Apple introduced...

How the New Google Glass App is Helping Those With Autism Aug12

How the New Google G...

Autism is a neural development disorder that affects individuals’ cognitive understanding; common characteristics of the disorder include difficulty with eye contact, social communication, and understanding others’ emotions. Dr. Ned Sahin, a Boston scientist and entrepreneur,...

Elon Musk and Talula...

Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy may have announced their split this week, but it appears that love isn’t dead for one of the world’s power couples. SpaceX and PayPal founder and Tesla CEO Elon Musk has canceled plans to divorce his wife, actress Talulah Riley. If they had gone...

Siri Recognizes Caitlyn Jenner’s Preferred Gender Pronouns, and You Should Too Aug09

Siri Recognizes Cait...

If you ask Siri what zero divided by zero equals, you’re bound to get a silly answer. IPhone’s notorious artificial intelligence assistant is known for giving roundabout answers to the simplest of users’ questions. But when it comes to Caitlyn Jenner, the iPhone’s AI...