Technology & Science

You Need To “Watch Out”

You Need To “Watch Out”

Apple made a strong case for how you can use its upcoming Apple Watch, and the device stacks up well against the competition. If you’ve waited for the Apple Watch to decide on a smartwatch, here are some things to consider in weighing whether you really need one. You’ll need an iPhone 5 or newer, […]

To Satisfy, Size Does Matter. In A Phone It’s 5 inches.

To Satisfy, Size Does Matter. In A Phone It’s 5 inches.

Is bigger better? When cell phones first hit the market the resembled large gray walkie talkies. As time and technology progressed the phones got smaller. Like Goldilocks and her three bear friends from Palm Springs, the phone sizes are just about right. Drew Bamford, corporate vice president of HTC Creative Labs, which studies how consumers […]

US Facebook Post Lands Man In Jail In UAE

US Facebook Post Lands Man In Jail In UAE

An expat American has been arrested in the United Arab Emirates for comments he posted on Facebook while in the US. Helicopter mechanic Ryan Pate wrote the Facebook post while in Florida after arguing with employer Global Aerospace Logistics (Gal) over sick leave. On returning to Abu Dhabi from Florida, he was arrested for breaking […]

Google’s New Headquarters Plans

Google’s New Headquarters Plans

Tech giant Google unveiled plans for its jaw-dropping new headquarters in Mountain View, California, designed by global star architects Bjarke Ingels and Thomas Heatherwick. “What is the best possible environment we can make to invent, engineer and make ideas happen and go out into the world?” asks Thomas Heatherwick in a promotional video Google released […]

Samsung Smart TV Failed Test

Samsung Smart TV Failed Test

A problem during a server update left many Samsung smart TVs looking not so smart this week. Affected sets were unable to connect for two days, meaning owners could not use their more advanced features. The problem is now fixed, Samsung said. It follows a series of issues for the firm in recent weeks, which […]