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And the winner is: Horrible Bosses

Oct 12, 2011
That's the first movie to be released on UltraViolet DVD by the Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem, which is a consortium of movie studios and...
Posted In: cloud, DVD, Tech Report, ultraviolet

Blackberry is turning black and blue

Oct 12, 2011
Blackberry had a third day of outages across Europe, East Africa, and India. Parent company, Research in Motion figured out the problem was caused...
Posted In: Blackberry, outage, rim, Tech Report

Japan on the cheap

Oct 12, 2011
Six months have passed since the earthquakes that did so much damage in Japan, and the Japanese tourism agency is thinking of ways to get the word...
Posted In: Japan, Tech Report, tourism

Computer algorithm can predict social violence

Oct 12, 2011
Researchers at the New England Complex Systems Institute have come up with a computer model that can predict what regions of the world will erupt...
Posted In: riots, social behavior, Tech Report

eBay developers' conference kicks off today

Oct 12, 2011
It's the first day of the company's X.commerce conference. Reuters reports eBay is expected to announce deeper Facebook integration today. It's...
Posted In: ebay, nfc, paypal, Tech Report

iPad Facebook app finally launches

Oct 11, 2011
Is this memo item dated 2010? It is not. For whatever reason, it took until yesterday for the social media titan to finally launch an app for iPad....
Posted In: app, Facebook, iPad, Tech Report

Facebook gets Friend.ly

Oct 11, 2011
Am I bad at punctuating a statement about Facebook's gregarious disposition? No. I am reporting that Facebook acquired a company called Friend.ly...
Posted In: Facebook, services, Tech Report

Blackberry woes

Oct 11, 2011
Yesterday Blackberry service went out for millions in Europe, Africa, and India. The outage lasted about a day, but service has been mostly...
Posted In: Blackberry, oh the horror, rim, Tech Report

Major UK child protection policies

Oct 11, 2011
In response to growing concerns over children being exposed to sexually explicit material, British Prime Minister, David Cameron will unveil a new...
Posted In: ISPs, parental control, porn, Tech Report

Big Brother from big data?

Oct 11, 2011
In other privacy news, the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity announced it will begin a three-year study, trying to harness "big data...
Posted In: big brother, data, privacy, Tech Report

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