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Twitter founders: Grow biz, 'Be helpful'

Jul 8, 2010
From the Aspen Ideas Festival, Twitter co-founders Biz Stone and Evan Williams talk about the origins of the social networking service, the value of trivial tweets, and the monetization platform they are launching that involves promoted tweets and trends.
Posted In: Twitter, evan williams, biz stone

Amazon gets patent for dual screen display reader

Jul 7, 2010
And Barnes & Noble does not. This could have big implications in the rapidly escalating dedicated book reading device skirmish between the two...
Posted In: Amazon, anchorman, barnes & noble, borders, Kindle, kobo, Nook

U.K. investigates data on man-made global warming

Jul 7, 2010
U.K. authorities are criticizing scientists for their defensive approach towards data in an investigation on man-made global warming.
Posted In: Internet

Are you paying for apps you didn't want to buy?

Jul 7, 2010
Hackers took over the iTunes apps store during the holiday weekend and charged unknowing customers for random apps.

"President unveils second Iranian robot man"

Jul 6, 2010
Our pal Xeni Jardin over at Boing Boing offered up a story today that caught our eye. It's all about the new "Iranian robot man". Larissa showed me...
Posted In: boing boing, robot

Want a tech job? Be an expert in geolocation

Jul 6, 2010
"Geolocation" is a word still not recognized by Microsoft Word (I'm still getting the red squiggly spell check line) but it may be where the jobs...
Posted In: geolocation

An eye exam on a smart phone

Jul 6, 2010
Some at MIT are developing a smart phone app where one can evaluate someone's eyesight using a little plastic eye piece.

A lighthearted approach to the death of newspapers

Jul 5, 2010
So Internet killed the newspaper. This we know. But what were the stages of its demise, and is there still a death rattle going? More from humorist Dave Barry.
Posted In: Internet

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