Archive | April, 2013

John C. Dvorak on Google Glasses: A Joke and a Legal Nightmare

|

Google Glass is merely an elaborate hoax Google founders are perpetrating, says our John C. Dvorak. Either that, or Google is going to be in a lot of legal hot water. Check out the shower photo +Robert Scoble posted of himself wearing the glasses. Dvorak suggests that Google now owns a naked photo of Scoble -- and someone should be arrested. He's not kidding. Here's why.
11 Comments Get the Whole Story

You Don’t Have to Be a Brain Surgeon to Read This Post …

|

You don't have to be a rocket scientist ... or a brain surgeon. ... to read this post at aNewDomain.net or aGNUdomain.com, Here's the video of the week. Thanks to the anonymous reader who sent it in to congratulate us on our aGNUdomain.com Linux Foss site launch. You definitely need to be a geek to read posts over there : )
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

Seth Heringer: Why Ubuntu Smartphones Won’t Take Off

|

Ubuntu smartphones have some interesting features, but they won't possibly compete in the mobile marketplace. Our Seth Heringer explains.
1 Comment Get the Whole Story

Fitocracy for iOS and Android: Ant Pruitt Freeware Pick for IT Pros

|

Ant Pruitt drives a desk for a living but he drives his body hard, too. He uses Fitocracy for Apple iOS and Android to help him meet his hard body goals. As you see, it's working. More inside. Freeware review.
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

Trey Ratcliff Photo of the Day: The Dramatic Chateau

|

It's Trey Ratcliff's photo of the day for April 28, 2013. The Dramatic Chateau. In Paris. Beautiful.
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

White House Correspondents Dinner 2013 Videos: Obama, Spielberg, Viral Videos

|

Couldn't make it to DC or get in at all because you don't cover the White House as a reporter or producer? Check out the gone-viral White House Correspondents Dinner 2013 Videos, pretty funny no matter where you stand politically. And a definite sign of how YouTube and other social networks have democratized such typically insider events.
1 Comment Get the Whole Story

Star Wars Day 2013 May the Fourth Be With You: Videos, Trivia

|

May the Fourth be with you, people. May 4 2013 is Star Wars Day 2013. Find videos, trivia, infographics and other bizarre things from our Star Wars collective here at aNewDomain.net.
2 Comments Get the Whole Story

Reflection Shots, Grain versus Noise: Point and Shoot with Ant Pruitt

|

Here's how to take the best reflection shots with your smartphone, plus how to deal with noise and film grain. It's Point and Shoot with Ant Pruitt, syndicated here at aNewDomain.net. Congratulations to Kyle Munz for the week's beautiful reflection shot, featured here.
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

Android Smartphone Satellites: NASA Launches Nexus One PhoneSats

|

Android smartphone satellites in space. We kid you not: NASA launched three souped up Google Nexus One PhoneSats nto orbit. Madison Andrews reports.
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

On Skynet, Human Extinction: Oxford Prof Fears For Future of Humanity

|

aNewDomain.net– An international team of scientists, mathematicians and philosophers at Oxford University’s Future of Humanity Institute¬†did a geeky deep dive into what is most likely to make the human race extinct and where we should focus our attention just in order to stay alive. What’s most likely to kill us? Tech. As in Sci-Fi scary […]
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

Decade of iTunes: Apple iTunes Hits 10 Years, Video, Infographic

|

aNewDomain.net -- That went by fast. April 28, 2013 marks a decade of iTunes. Apple iTunes is 10 years old. Here's how it rose from the ashes of Napster, where it's heading, plus infographics and more.
1 Comment Get the Whole Story

Three Years of Sun in Three Minutes: NASA Video

|

NASA filmed the sun for three years straight. Here's the sun in three years in three minutes -- the video. Here's how NASA created the video, what space tech was required and where in the video you can catch comets, amazing flares and the Transit of Venus. Whoa.
2 Comments Get the Whole Story

Android vs Apple iOS in China: Tech 411 Todd Moore and Oscar Santana

|

If you think your net connection is slow, try one in China -- and with a proxy. Our Todd Moore and Oscar Santana discuss their trip to China as well as app picks this week on Tech 411, regularly syndicated here at aNewDomain.net. Hun hao!
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

Born with a Four-Inch Pompadour? Best Guitar Sites and How You Rock

|

aNewDomain.net — You know what they say. It takes all kinds. Whether you were born with a four-inch black pompadour or are a jazz artist named Lawrence who makes people call you Tyler — no matter what kind of guitarist you are — here are the best guitar sites online right now. Which one is […]
1 Comment Get the Whole Story

Apple Earnings Call Day: What Does it Mean To Consumers?

|

Apple's forthcoming earnings call has been sweeping the tech world and financial world. What does it all mean for Apple, shareholders and consumers? Ant Pruitt discusses with Allan Barry Laboucan of 1938News.
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

Hedge Fund Hedges 2 Billion on Microsoft, Netflix Bests HBO: Tech NOW

|

A hedge fund buys 2B in Microsoft stock and MS stock jumped 3 percent. Meanwhile, Netflix jumps 26 percent on news that it has more US customers than HBO.
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

Earth Day 2013: How to Recycle Electronics, Tech Toy Poison Fixes

|

Here's the end-all be-all guide on how to recycle electronics. Don't toss your tech toys and poison everyone around you. Madison Andrews tells you everything you need to know about how to recycle electronics -- smartphones, tablets, desktops, you name it -- no matter where on the Earth you are. A How To guide.
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

Return of the Start Button in Windows 8.1, Boot to Desktop Feature to Come: Tech Now

|

It's the return of the Start Button in Windows 8.1, sources tell our Gina Smith. Happy? Let us know what you'd like to see in the upgrade of Windows 8. The Start Button is sorely missed, IT pros and customers report. Also on the docket is a boot to desktop option that will let Windows 8 users boot right into the familiar desktop they lost after the Windows 8 upgrade. Tech Now with Gina Smith, April 22 2013
1 Comment Get the Whole Story

Yet Another Tech Show: Facebook AutoPlay, Google Glass Explorer, More

|

It's Yet Another Tech Show w/ anewdomain's Mat Lee, Larry Press, Chris Miller, Ant Pruitt and Richard Hay. On Google Glass Explorer and FB AutoPlay ads ...
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story

Creating Motion Blur Photos: Point and Shoot with Ant Pruitt

|

Are your photos blurry? Make motion blur work for you? Check out this week's Point and Shoot with Ant Pruitt and gets tips and tricks from his smartphone photographer's community ...
Leave a comment Get the Whole Story
UA-33842469-2