[Quiz] Real Google Acquisition, or Fictional Company?

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A lot of the companies that Google acquires sound a bit...fake. I mean, half of them sound like an evil corporation from a Marvel comic. But can you tell the difference between big, Google-acquired companies, and fictional companies from famous movies? That's the challenge in our new quiz. Give it a try with our new quiz. Sign up for our weekly newsletter, and more great quizzes … [Read more...]

Apple Co-founder “Steve [Jobs] Didn’t Have To Be So Much of a Bastard (video)

Usually Apple's co-founder Steve Wozniak has only good things to say about Steve Jobs, but in this in video he  leaks some of his true feelings and tensions on the deceased Apple cofounder. Towards the end, when asked about the departure of Apple's Scott Forestall, he says "I don't believe Steve had to be as much of a rugged bastard, putting people down and making them feel demeaned". This is a very interesting admission, confirming the comments of many past employees of Jobs.  Now if only you could present like steve jobs? … [Read more...]

Happy New Years- Our Tech Predictions for 2013 are HERE!

Happy 2013! All of the horrible stuff that happened in 2012 is behind us, the world is still here, and we're going to see some great tech in 2013. We wrote about what we expected  for 2013 over the summer, but I'll sum up the basics below, and then leave the links below to the full posts.   Classrooms to the Cloud- Education Goes Digital. Apple Takes over Television- Apple will release their second attempt at a TV/ Mac. (Here's their first attempt at a TV). Smartphones get thinner and faster High Definition Screens on laptops grow in popularity Wifi (nearly) … [Read more...]

I Could Talk About Technology But…

I could talk about technology as usual, but today I'm going to do something different. As we close the year, I want to highlight an organization that doesn't get enough credit. How many times have you been on Wikipedia this year? Dozens? Hundreds of times perhaps? Every poorly researched research paper, and verified scientific fact you get from them is  ad- free thanks to the Wikimedia Foundation,  thousands of donors who pay for it, and hundreds of thousands of volunteers who keep it accurate and spam-free though they're payed in nothing but gratitude. Even the founder and head of the … [Read more...]