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iPhone 6 Plus Is Hurting Tablet Sales

Apple phablet

The huge iPhone 6 Plus may be selling very well, but it is hurting the tablet market which Apple excelled at with the release of the iPad in 2010. It is believed that the iPhone 6 Plus is largely contributing to the swift fall in sales of the iPad. In the week leading up to… Read more »

Twitter Down; Hackers Claim Credit; Phishers Take Advantage

Twitter is down, but doesn't appear to have been hacked.

Twitter has been down to one extent or another tonight for many users. It didn’t take long for scammers and phishers to step up and take advantage of the crash, either. For some users, Twitter seems to be completely down or down on some platforms. Others are just seeing odd glitches — a tweet just… Read more »

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Reviews: The Best Phablet On The Market?

Samsung Galaxy Note

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has apparently knocked the Apple iPhone 6 Plus off its perch as the best Phablet currently on the market. There are quite a few reviews of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and it appears that most people are loving the giant-screened smartphone, though there have been some things people have… Read more »

Facebook ‘Year In Review': The Popular App Has A Bit Of A Dark Side

Year In Review

The Facebook “Year In Review.” Chances are that you have already seen more than your fair share of these presentations pop up in your recent Facebook feed. On the surface, the Facebook “Year in Review” post is a creative and clever idea that seems appealing to the average Facebook user. Facebook’s Year in Review feature:… Read more »

Roadster Sees Range Increase To 400 Miles, Merry Christmas Tesla Fans

Tesla announces Roadster upgrade kit to increase range to 400 miles

This Christmas, Elon Musk of Tesla had an interesting Christmas present to offer Roadster owners on Twitter — an increase to a range of 400 miles between charges. Roadster upgrade will enable non-stop travel from LA to SF — almost 400 mile range. Details tmrw. Merry Christmas! — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) December 25, 2014 The… Read more »

The 1965 Corvette Serial No. 001 Is Up For Grabs And It Could Be Yours

1965 Corvette 001

Just about any classic Corvette lover would jump for the chance to own the serial number 001 1965 Stingray model. Not only is the 1965 Corvette serial number 001 a beautiful classic car, it’s a piece of Corvette history. Zora Arkus Duntov, chief engineer, wanted to overhaul and improve the developing Corvette, and the brake… Read more »

Five Airbus A350 XWBs In Formation ‘Family Flight’ Goes Viral [Video]

A350 In Echelon Formation

Watch a new promotional video uploaded to YouTube earlier in the month by Airbus. The video, which has gone viral, shows five of Airbus’ new A350 commercial airliners in formation “family flight.” According to Airbus, the five A350 XWBs performed the test and development flight in Sept. 2014. The video shows the A350 XWBs flying… Read more »

New Cadillac Rearview Mirror With Display By Video On CT6 In 2016

New Cadillac Rear View Mirror

The 2016 Cadillac CT6 will be getting a new rear view mirror, only as a display instead of the traditional mirror. Forgoing the reflective surface that has been used since humans first looked into pools of dark, calm water, the announcement from GM today details how the rear view mirror will be replaced by an… Read more »

Spam-mageddon: Instagram Followers Disappear In Purge

Instagram purges all fake followers from its site.

Social media has been going crazy, after Instagram held a purge of all the spam-bots and inactive accounts on its site. People have been taking to Twitter, and other social media sites, lamenting their loss of followers. Many of those people don’t seem to realize that the only followers removed from their accounts are the… Read more »

Man Controls Two Prosthetic Arms With His Mind And Thoughts [Video]

Prosthetic Arms

A Colorado man, a double amputee, has been able to use his mind and thoughts to control a pair of shoulder-level robotic prosthetic arms for the first time. Les Baugh, who was participating in the decades-long Revolutionizing Prosthetics Program, lost both arms in an electrical accident about four decades ago. But with the assistance of… Read more »