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NASA’s newly-launched Giphy and Pinterest pages are out of this world


When Neil Armstrong became the first man to step foot on the moon in 1969, I doubt he gave much thought to the dank memes that would one day come of it. 116 more words

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Android Nougat is rolling out surprisingly quickly, for a change


With Google’s entering the smartphone game for real with its Pixel phones, it seems Android manufacturers have been scrambling to get software updates to their devices more quickly than ever. 101 more words

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3 reasons 2017 is the year to develop a company chatbot


During Microsoft’s Build Conference earlier this year, CEO Satya Nadella delivered the three-hour keynote address, in which he highlighted his belief that the future of technology lies in human language. 101 more words

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Daydreaming about Google’s Virtual Reality World


Earlier this year I was treated to my best-ever VR experience when I visited the Virtual Human Interaction Lab at Stanford.  I put on a HTC Vive, and by moving my arms in certain ways I got to free-fly around a computer-generated city, just like Superman (or woman). 88 more words

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Forget about playing Super Mario Run without internet


Super Mario Run is slated to arrive on December 15, but it appears there will be one weird requirement to play the game – an active internet connection. 106 more words

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Apple has a serious security issue as another one of its stores gets robbed


Apple might want to reconsider its security practices as iPhone thieves seem to be getting bolder by the day. San Francisco Police Department has released footage of two recent Apple store robberies in the Bay Area, which took place on November 25 and November 29 (respectively) in the vicinity of Chestnut Street in San Francisco. 82 more words

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What Pokémon taught me about the cloud


In its year-end list of top apps, games, and other entertainment sold on its App Store, Apple named Pokémon Go the breakout hit of the year.  115 more words

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