Technology Timeline

Apple Watch Release Date Finally Announced

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After months of speculation, the Apple Watch finally has a release date, Forbes can reveal. According to the report, chief executive officer Tim Cook confirmed that the Apple device will be ready to ship this April, and that everything is “right on schedule.” Cook has already expressed his excitement about the device. “My expectations are… Read more »

IBM Layoffs Could Affect A Quarter Of Its Workforce

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Technology giant IBM may be about to undergo huge layoffs with reports stating the company is preparing to make more than 118,000 staff members redundant which accounts for 26 percent of its entire workforce. The news comes after technology blogger Robert X. Cringely said that more than a quarter of its workers will be “getting… Read more »

Bat Robot Really Flies And Walks!

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A new robot built to resemble a bat has been given the name, DALER, standing for Deployable Air-Land Exploration Robot, and it has the ability to walk and fly. The bat robot has been designed and built to access different terrains, permitting it to carry out a wide range of search and rescue operations. DALER… Read more »

Barrett Brown Sentenced To Five Years, Ordered To Pay $890,000

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Barrett Brown was sentenced to five years in prison and ordered to pay more than $890,000 in fines and restitution. The journalist, and former member of hacktivist group Anonymous, was originally facing up to 100 years in prison for various crimes — including sharing a link to hacked information. The investigation into Brown’s activities began… Read more »

Windows 10: Microsoft Giving Away A Free Upgrade. See Demo Preview [Video]

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The Windows 10 operating system by Microsoft is available as a free upgrade, according to an announcement made by Terry Myerson, executive vice president of the company’s Operating Systems group. Microsoft is on their way to making Windows 10 the largest-ever open collaborative development effort they have ever shipped, with their Windows Insiders Group totaling… Read more »

Lizard Squad Hacked, Customer Database Compromised

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Hacker group Lizard Squad is famous for causing widespread blackouts on Xbox Live and PSN during the 2014 holiday season. However, the group’s own network has now been compromised. According to reports, hackers made their way into Lizard Squad’s servers and stole their entire customer database. In late 2014, the hacker group threatened to bring… Read more »

Samsung Galaxy S6 Final Specs Leaked: Should Apple Be Worried?

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On Wednesday morning, final specs were leaked for the Samsung Galaxy S6. It has been a roller coaster of a ride for the competition between Samsung and Apple’s new phones. Only a couple days ago, it appeared that Apple had the upper hand in the competition. BGR, who received leaked pictures and specs of the… Read more »

Apple iPad Stylus ‘Likely To Launch’ Against Steve Jobs’ Wishes

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If you have been waiting for an Apple iPad stylus, you may not have to wait very much longer. Recent reports claim that a stylus for the popular Apple tablet could possibly be in development for a rumored, revamped version. Apple Insider provided a little more insight on the rumored reports that have been circulating… Read more »