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Ohio Man Wins $10,000 For Downloading The $50 Billionth iOS App

What were you doing May 16th? Probably not winning $10,000 like Brandon Ashmore from Ohio. Brandon was the winner of “Apple’s 50 billion app Countdown” contest by downloading the popular app from the band OK Go, Say the Same Thing. Lucky Mr. Ashmore received an iTunes Card worth US$10,000 to use at his discretion. The press [...]


Here’s How An Android App Is Fighting Crime In New York

Google’s popular mobile OS is helping officers in the big Apple combat crime through an innovative, connected app. Last summer, 400 on foot NYC patrolmen were outfitted with Android smartphones that cannot make or receive calls, but rather, send and receive data from the force’s criminal databases. Officers can now access criminal records, photographs, license [...]


Yes, You Can Watch Domino’s Make Your Pizza On Live Webcams

It’s a good time to live in Utah. Not only is it getting Google Fiber, but now you can watch your pizza being made live at your local Domino’s if it’s ordered it from a specific Salt Lake City location. The latest marketing ploy by Domino’s installed 5 cameras so that customers could watch their [...]


YouTube Trends Map: Find Out Who Else Thinks Kittens Are Funny

Have you shared the “Riker sits down” video? According to YouTube’s Trends map, odds are that you have. This new service by YouTube (owned by Google) tells you what particular videos are not only trending, but where. Currently West Virginia is loving to share the Sad Cat Diary while Oregon is into “Welcome to the World of Portland” [...]


Do More People Use Free Messaging Apps Or Paid Text Plans?

“Dude, want to hang out tonight?” “Bro, I don’t text, these texts cost me 5 cents every time. You owe me 5 cents.” “Sorry.” “Now it’s 10 cents.” Remember these awkward conversations, circa 2009? Luckily for many of us, these anxious moments of pay per text are gone due to either unlimited texting plans or [...]


This Website Visualizes The 7 Billion People On The Planet

Are you a visual person? If so, get ready to regret that declaration. is a website dedicated to illustrating the recent humanity milestone of 7 billion people on this lovely planet. Yes, that’s right, one tiny stick figure for each human out there. The site claims the lofty title of the largest webpage on the web [...]


Mac OS X 10.9 Rumored Features: More icing on the cake

It used to be that when you wanted an update to your Mac’s operating system, you would just have to wait until Apple was good and ready to let you have it. These days, Cupertino’s release schedule is a lot more frequent and predicable which is a good thing for the impatient user. This year [...]


If You’re Indecisive, You Need Seesaw App So Your Friends Can Make Choices For You

You have problems making decisions, right? Or do you? I mean, sometime you do if it is something you really care about, but, simple decisions are usually easy. Or are they? There is an app for you. Seesaw is a social app that lets you outsource decisions big and small. Lime or lemon Jello? Trip [...]


Instapaper: No Longer A One Man Operation

The popular news aggregate, Instapaper has been acquired by Betaworks. The offline cache reading service was created and maintained by Marco Arment, a self proclaimed programmer, tech writer, and coffee lover. The service was launched in 2008 and has gained popularity and notoriety as a service to “bookmark” online content which is saved to be read later, [...]


Apple’s Popular Developer Conference Sells Out in 2 Minutes

Have you watched Psy’s latest video? (me either). Well, if you did, you would have missed your opportunity to buy tickets to Apple’s popular World Wide Developer Conference with 1 minute and 54 seconds to spare. WWDC 2013 as it is affectionately known, sold out in a mind-blowing 2 minutes much to the anger of [...]

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