Technology Timeline

To Catch A Hacker: To Know One, Be One

A photo of a computer hacker

With the recent breaking news of 4chan posting leaked photos of celebrities like Jennifer Lawrence, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and Victoria Justice, it just goes to show how easily hackers can go undetected. But the best way to catch a hacker is to learn the ways of a hacker. Hackers enjoy a life of anonymity. They… Read more »

Indians Apply A Humanitarian Desi Tweak To The Ice Bucket Challenge

The Indians Are Eagerly Taking The Rice Bucket Challenge

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has proven to be a great example of self-propelled marketing techniques. People all over the world are eagerly drenching themselves in ice-cold water to show their support to the ALS community. Multitudes have offered cash donation to the organization that works for raising ALS awareness. However, there are many who… Read more »

The Day Instagram Went Down

On Thursday, Instagram went down for two hours.

Social media has become the hub of interaction in the modern day. Sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have taken over the internet and changed the way people live their lives. Users have been known to change their marital status on Facebook at the altar during their ceremony. Others have been known to stupidly tweet… Read more »

Apple’s New Devices Set To Be Unveiled Sept. 9

Apple's-New-Devices-Set-To-Be-Unveiled-Sept.-9

Apple’s new devices could be unveiled at an event slated for Sept. 9 in Cupertino, Calif., according to a CNN report. In the CNN report, the Atlanta-based cable television station cited multiple reports in recent months that said the unveiling would likely be the long-rumored iPhone 6. The news network said the latest generation of… Read more »

Google Acquires ‘Zync’: Is Google Entering The Movie Business?

Google Acquires Zync: Is Google Entering The Movie Business?

Is Google entering the movie business by purchasing Zync? That aspect is unclear, but Google Inc. is acquiring a company called Zync. In a day and age when companies are constantly buying up smaller companies to keep the competitive edge, Google and Apple are in the news most often.In a bid to have a leg… Read more »

Apple Recalls Faulty iPhone 5 Batteries

iPhone Battery Gauge

Apple is offering free replacements of iPhone 5 batteries for affected phones that burn through batteries and need to be recharged often. That may sound like everyone’s iPhone, but Apple clarifies this is a specific set of iPhone 5 phones sold between September 2012 and January 2013. Apple even knows the exact serial numbers of… Read more »

Meet Robo Brain, Aka The Google For Robots

Robo Brain

Imagine living life without 24/7/365 access to Google. Better yet, imagine not being able to instantly do any of the following things: Look up the weather forecast for any city in the world. Read dictionary definitions for any word. Find nearby restaurants and grocery stores. Read local and national news stories. Make arithmetic calculations. Find… Read more »

2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoosted Fuel Economy Is… Yawn

Ford Mustang EPA numbers

Some leaked window stickers for the 2015 Ford Mustang show the estimated EPA fuel economy for the highly-anticipated pony car in both it’s EcoBoost four-cylinder and V6 engine options. The one most Ford Mustang enthusiasts wonder about is the tiny 2.3-liter inline-four cylinder EcoBoost engine that is a first for the car. Well, sort of… Read more »