Quantcast

Super Smash Bros.: Now Available On Calculators?

Nov 23, 14 Super Smash Bros.: Now Available On Calculators?

Posted by in Gamer's Corner, Gaming, Technology

As Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. for Wii U hits the stores, one resourceful genius has found a way to help entertain bored students or offices workers who can’t smuggle a 3DS or Wii U into their place of work or study. Super Smash Bros. is now available on calculators.

read more

A Less Stupid Cupid

Nov 23, 14 A Less Stupid Cupid

Posted by in Technology

New dating sites show up online almost as often as Kim Kardashian’s butt. One day it’s Tinder and OKCupid. The next, you’ve got Clover and the League and Project Fixup and Zoosk. And in technology, when a constantly changing gaggle of companies contend for pieces of the same market, it almost always means one thing: None of them are getting it right.

read more

#ThanksMichelleObama For The ‘Healthy’ Lunch

Nov 22, 14 #ThanksMichelleObama For The ‘Healthy’ Lunch

Posted by in Health, Technology

Kids across the nation are thanking First Lady Michelle Obama for their school lunches -- well, not exactly. Hundreds are tweeting unappetizing photos of their school’s “healthy” meals, accompanied by the sarcastic hashtag #ThanksMichelleObama. Others are tweeting photos of trash cans piled high with those lunches and students choosing to leave the cafeteria with empty stomachs.

read more

PS4 Vs. Xbox One: Is One Better Than The Other?

Nov 22, 14 PS4 Vs. Xbox One: Is One Better Than The Other?

Posted by in Gaming, Technology

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the launch of Microsoft’s eighth-generation Xbox One, and Sony celebrated the one-year anniversary of its PlayStation 4 on Nov. 15. Now that both consoles have been available for one year, we’re here to look at which is the better buy.

read more

Google’s Play To Make Mobile Search Ads Relevant Again

Nov 21, 14 Google’s Play To Make Mobile Search Ads Relevant Again

Posted by in Technology

Google is doing its best to defend the mobile Web against the onslaught of mobile apps that increasingly fulfill users' everyday needs. The search giant today made a small tweak to its mobile search results with potentially big implications: a new label that designates which pages are "mobile-friendly."

read more

Germinator – The Kung-Flu Fighting Jacket

Nov 21, 14 Germinator – The Kung-Flu Fighting Jacket

Posted by in An English Angle, Health, Technology

Let’s face it, the world can be a pretty gross disgusting place. While we can’t exactly float around in a Bird Flu and bacteria-free bubble, a lot of us have become “germaphobic” and would much prefer not to touch anything that another human has had their sticky paws on.

read more

Ford To Make Electric Cars ‘Attainable To The Masses’

Nov 21, 14 Ford To Make Electric Cars ‘Attainable To The Masses’

Posted by in Automotive, Technology

Mark Fields, president and CEO of Ford Motor Company, said that it intends to mass-produce affordable electric vehicles. Fields, in an interview with Yahoo Finance, emphasized that Ford has the capability to make electric cars with a strategy different from that of Tesla Motors.

read more

How Tech Giants Are Trying To Win The Virtual Reality Game

Nov 20, 14 How Tech Giants Are Trying To Win The Virtual Reality Game

Posted by in Technology

Virtual reality can now create immersive experiences which were once lofty promises. And spurned by innovations that have made it easier to offer virtual reality to consumers, companies such as Facebook Inc., Google Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. are all clamoring to make their own mark in this space.

read more

Artist Plans to Wear Virtual Reality Headset Non-Stop For A Month

Nov 20, 14 Artist Plans to Wear Virtual Reality Headset Non-Stop For A Month

Posted by in Technology

A London-based artist is attempting to crowdfund a performance in which he spends a month wearing a virtual reality headset. Mark Farid will wear the Oculus Rift headset 24 hours a day, seven days a week, for 28 days, as part of a performance called Seeing I, engaging with his environment solely through what he sees and hears through the virtual device.

read more

New App Shows What 200 Calories Of Pancakes Looks Like

Nov 19, 14 New App Shows What 200 Calories Of Pancakes Looks Like

Posted by in Health, Technology

People who are looking to lose weight or maintain their healthy diet are usually familiar with calorie-counting apps, but there’s a new one on the market that changes the way we see 200 calories. WorkSmart Labs' newest app Calorific is available for Android and iOS platforms to let users quickly compare what 200 calories of virtually anything looks like.

read more