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Achvr App Promotes Fulfilling Bucket List Goals Socially

Every once in awhile we come across those people who seem to have done so much in their life, especially for their (relatively) young age. Grandiose experiences such as trips to other countries, base jumping, or swimming with dolphins tend to gather oohs and aahs from the listening audience. But if you talk longer and more »

WhiteClouds 3D Printing, Hands-On From CES 2014

Although 3D printing has been out for quite some time, it has only recently started to become more affordable and accessible to the common consumer. We saw some great projects launch and succeed in 2013, so 2014 might be where 3D printing hits a new stride.

Facebook Acquires Indian Startup Little Eye Labs

Mark Zuckerburg just won’t end his shopping spree for new startups. Facebook recently acquired an India-based technology start-up Little Eye Labs. The latter is a known developer of tools for Android app developers.

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Looking For Amazon Discounts? Pretend you Have a Baby

Alright, I know that sounds bad but hear me out! It could be worse…I could be advising you to have a baby just to get Amazon discounts, and that’s not the case. So what exactly am I talking about? Good question, mystery reader!

How to Keep Track of Santa’s Travels This Holiday

There are a ho-ho-whole lot more options for keeping tabs on the Big Man’s whereabouts this year.

Twitter to be accessible from entry-level mobile phones

No doubt that Twitter has been revolutionary. I remember signing up for the micro-blogging website more than five years ago and I haven’t stopped ‘tweeting’ since then. Between Facebook and Twitter, I prefer the latter because of its ease of use and you know how Facebook posts can be annoying.

GadgetTell Review: myID Personal Identification Bracelet

We’re all guilty of it to some degree or another. There is something about human nature that allows us to witness tragic events happen to people all around us, yet somehow we maintain the belief that it could never happen to us. Until it does. It’s been over a year and a half since my more »

Have Facebook Friends You Don’t Really Like? You’re Not Alone

Do you have a few Facebook friends you really don’t like but just can’t bring yourself to unfriend? According to a newly released British study, you’re not alone. The study surveyed 2,683 people and found that 34-percent said they had friends they really don’t like but are reluctant to unfriend. Why? 58-percent said because of more »

The Government Shutdown’s Effects on the Web

The government shut down is going into its fourth day and its effects are already being felt by many. Services like WIC and Headstart are being shutdown and all our national parks and monuments are closed. Did you know the shut down is having an effect on the web too? Since the people responsible for more »

FBI Shuts Down Online Marketplace for Cybercriminals

The FBI announced it has shut down a website that served has an online marketplace for cybercriminals. Dubbed “Silk Road”, the site offered drugs, malware, firearms and even hitmen. Site owner Ross William Ulbricht, a 29-year old San Francisco man, was arraigned on charges of money laundering, narcotics trafficking and computer hacking. He is also more »

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Facebook Will Finally Allow You to Search for Old Posts

Say what you will about Facebook’s Graph Search, but over the weekend, it just got a little bit better. Announced on Monday, now users can search for posts and status updates through the native search bar. Other search content will now include photo captions, check-ins and comments. If that seems a bit intrusive, don’t fret. more »

Sayonara, Planned Obsolescence! The Modular, Custom and Easy-Upgraded Phonebloks Smartphone Campaign is Underway

You know when you’ve (somehow) held onto your smartphone for like two years and your device upgrade comes up? Now, generally you have two options: one, ditch the phone you’ve grown used to and opt for a new, foreign handset, dealing with a potential learning curve, new features, etc.; or two, decline the upgrade and more »