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How Google Works – Skynet in the Making

How Google Works – Skynet in the Making
I’m always fascinated about anything that I can learn about Google. From its mythical Googleplexes to the sheer audacity behind some of its moves, Google powers the web, through and through.

The Social Network Movie Trailer: Are You Still Using Facebook?

The Social Network Movie Trailer: Are You Still Using Facebook?
Are you still using Facebook? Of course you are. Well, this October, you will be watching it on the big screen, because Mark Zuckerberg’s story will come to your neighborhood multiplex, courtesy of acclaimed director David Fincher.
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Pilothandwriting Creates a Custom Font From Your Handwriting, Whether or Not It’S Legible

Pilothandwriting Creates a Custom Font From Your Handwriting, Whether or Not It’S Legible
Some say that doctors have the most atrocious writing. I think that anyone who has to write day-in and day-out will try and optimize their hand strokes to the bare minimum, which is what a lot of doctors do, with their squiggly writing.

3dmark 11 Will Crush Your Lousy Graphic Card

3dmark 11 Will Crush Your Lousy Graphic Card
The guys at Futuremark just took wraps off the latest version of their 3DMark benchmarking suite, and it’s guaranteed to put your graphic chipset through the most aggressive set of tests it’s ever been tasked with.

How a Flash-Heavy Website Looks Like on the iPad

How a Flash-Heavy Website Looks Like on the iPad
Apple claims that Safari on the iPad is the “best way to see the sites.” Well, here’s how Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story 3 website looks like on the iPad:

Nec Program Identifies Illegally Copied Videos: Your Move, Pirates

Nec Program Identifies Illegally Copied Videos: Your Move, Pirates
Japanese IT company NEC claims they have developed “a video content identification technology that detects illegal copies of video content uploaded to the Internet in a matter of seconds.” I’m not entirely sure how this works, so bear with me on this one.

Crewing Mama: Mcdonald’S Japan to Use Nintendo Ds to Train Employees

Crewing Mama: Mcdonald’S Japan to Use Nintendo Ds to Train Employees
Greet the customer! Ask for order! Offer apple pie! According to Nikkei, McDonald’s Japan is developing a Nintendo DS training program for part-time employees. The program is called eSmart, and will cost the fastfood giant upwards of ¥200,000,000 (approx.

Gaikai Cloud-Based Gaming Service: Onlive Killer?

Gaikai Cloud-Based Gaming Service: Onlive Killer?
Currently in beta, Gaikai will let gamers try out all sorts of games and software – Eve Online, Mario Kart, WoW, Photoshop – with only a browser and Flash as requirements. No need to install anything.

Microsoft Looking for Video Game Testers, Offers Free Software

Microsoft Looking for Video Game Testers, Offers Free Software
Citizens of the United States of America, young and old, noob or hardcore, Xbox loyalist, Wii fanatic or PS3 fanboy, hear ye hear ye! Microsoft is looking for video game testers! The most likely location of the “Playtest facility” will be in Microsoft’s Seattle compound, but they’re encouraging everyone from the USA to sign up.

String Trio Turns Your iPhone Into an Air Violin

String Trio Turns Your iPhone Into an Air Violin
We’ve featured a variety of iPhone musical instruments around here, including pianos, guitars, drums, and even ocarinas, but this is the first time I’ve come across an app that lets you play your iPhone like it was a violin, viola or cello.

Zoombak’S iPhone App: Where’S the Heck is My Stuff?

Zoombak’S iPhone App: Where’S the Heck is My Stuff?
The guys over at Zoombak make these nifty little GPS trackers that you can place on cars, bicycles, suitcases or other items that you want to make sure you don’t lose track of. Now they’ve launched an iPhone app that lets you keep track of the precise locations of all of your stuff, wherever you go.

10/Gui User Interface Concept Ponders How Future Slackers Will Kill Time on the Computer

10/Gui User Interface Concept Ponders How Future Slackers Will Kill Time on the Computer
Those of us who spend more time in front of our computers instead of other humans know that the current keyboard and mouse method of interaction with our magic boxes are far from perfect. I for one, want a half-sphere, multitouch surface that lets me move stuff onscreen with my right hand (my mouse hand) resting on it.

Proloquo2go: iPhone App Gives Speech Impaired a Voice

Proloquo2go: iPhone App Gives Speech Impaired a Voice
The iPhone app store is loaded up with tens of thousands of apps ranging from video games, to GPS software to fart apps. But here’s an application that can actually change lives. Proloquo2Go is an amazing iPhone and iPod Touch app that helps people with speech impairments communicate wherever they go.
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