Category Archives: Technology

The boss who can help your video go viral – BBC News

Driven by that interest in internet culture, and with her husband Scott Button embedded in the sector as chief executive of ad serving firm Connextra, the couple, along with Button’s colleague Matt Cooke, saw an opportunity to enter the burgeoning video space. Using proceeds of the sale of Connextra, which Cooke and Button had shares … Continue reading The boss who can help your video go viral – BBC News

Do your genes decide when you lose your virginity?

(CNN)How old were you when you lost your virginity? Or maybe you haven’t reached that point yet. Either way, whether you’re 16 or 40 when you decide to have sex for the first time, you may think the choice comes down to your partner, the people around you and the environment you are exposed to. … Continue reading Do your genes decide when you lose your virginity?

This Star Wars motorcycle will transport you to a galaxy far, far away.

We already have real lightsabers and levitating Death Stars, so it was only a matter of time before we got a real, working Star Wars Speeder bike. The vehicle, first shown in Return of the Jedi, was recently recreated with exacting detail by the Wisconsin-based customization shop Vintage Works. Image: fan actu via youtube Using … Continue reading This Star Wars motorcycle will transport you to a galaxy far, far away.

Are We Raising Selfish Kids? Yes, And Heres What To Do About It

Examples of kids being cruel are everywhere just look at the online bullying epidemic and its tough not to wonder if there is a major cultural shift afoot that is responsible. Author and child psychologist Dr. Michele Borba’s latest book Unselfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World makes the argument that what is … Continue reading Are We Raising Selfish Kids? Yes, And Heres What To Do About It

Game Changer! This New Portable Breathalyzer Tells You When Youre Drunk Enough For A Cigarette!

Well, it looks like nights out just got a whole lot easier. With this new gadget, all of the guesswork is finally over: This breathalyzer will tell you when youre drunk enough for a cigarette. The future is officially here! Yep, it looks like this thing could save a whole lot of time. According to … Continue reading Game Changer! This New Portable Breathalyzer Tells You When Youre Drunk Enough For A Cigarette!

Driving While Distracted: Can technology stop the problem it caused?

(CNN)Driving while socially distracted is one of the most life threatening issues about our relationship to technology, and yet, in an ironic twist, the very thing that caused the problem may be the ultimate solution. A number of technologies have been developed to try to eliminate potential distractions from our smartphones. And drivers, at least … Continue reading Driving While Distracted: Can technology stop the problem it caused?

How we used a particle accelerator to find the hidden face in Degas Portrait of a Woman

Months of planning culminated in an x-ray scan over 33 hours that produced high-resolution images to identify the portrait beneath the painting Edgar Degass painting By intentionally applying incorrect colours to elements it was possible to highlight areas of the painting and study artistic technique. Photograph: David Thurrowgood/AFP/Getty Images We were able to do an … Continue reading How we used a particle accelerator to find the hidden face in Degas Portrait of a Woman

8 Tasks you can accomplish in 30 minutes or less

Image: OnePlus Todays world is hurtling along at a rapid pace thanks to technology. Tasks that once upon a time couldve eaten into our day are now complete in a flash, and all streamlined by our mobile devices. So why are we still waiting too long for our devices to charge? OnePlus is the next … Continue reading 8 Tasks you can accomplish in 30 minutes or less

Surgeons Donate Their Services To Baby Girl With Large Mass On Cheek

Maricela Benite has left the doctor’s office one too many times without any answers. Her baby girl, Sandy Diaz, hasleft doctors baffled and perplexed. The little girl has a giant mass on the side of her right cheek that is nearly as big as her head. The tumor isn’t cancerous, fortunately, but still needs to … Continue reading Surgeons Donate Their Services To Baby Girl With Large Mass On Cheek