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World’s Tiniest Computer

World’s Tiniest Computer

Feb. 28 | Tweet Discovery had an interesting post about the World’s smallest computer. Smaller than a penny, the prototype sensor device was developed by researchers at the University of Michigan. The small chip is intended to monitor eye pressure for glaucoma...

Humanoid Wins Robot Marathon

Humanoid Wins Robot Marathon

Feb. 28 | Tweet Now Humanoids are winning marathons! Robovie-PC, a toy-sized humanoid won the world’s first full-length marathon for two-legged robots by a few seconds on Saturday. Robovie-PC won the challenge by beating its closest rival by a single second...

Gaming devices Losing Market to Smart Phones

Gaming devices Losing Market to Smart Phones

Feb. 28 | Tweet A recent industry wide survey revealed that dedicated gaming devices are loosing the battle to smart phones. The research was discussed at the Game Developers Conference. The number of DS’s and PSPs sold were at a all time low as many gamers...

Apple iPad 2 to Come in White

Apple iPad 2 to Come in White

Feb. 28 | Tweet Rumors are flying around today that Apple will be bringing out iPad 2 in style by coloring it all white! 9To5Mac today reported that the second generation iPad will have a touch-esque design, rear facing camera and enlarged speakers. The latest...

Google Fails again, Bug Deletes 1.5 Million User Emails

Google Fails again, Bug Deletes 1.5 Million User Emails

Feb. 28 | Tweet Google seems to be running into more issues than ever. Today Google’s mail service – Gmail reportedly wiped out email boxes of thousands of its users. As many as 1,50,000 users reported that their emails were lost and were given fresh...

Apple’s New Mac OS X Lion

Apple’s New Mac OS X Lion

Feb. 25 | Tweet Apple is introducing a ton of new products and today updated its website with a short preview of the next major Mac OS X update. The project is called “Lion” and thanks to different sources a few other details were also leaked. The new...

Tiny Wings to rival Angry Birds!

Tiny Wings to rival Angry Birds!

Feb. 24 | Tweet Angry Birds has seen a lot of success thanks to its addictive yet clever gaming. But there is another game around the block that is all set to take the center stage, the game called Tiny Wings. Tiny Wings has been called the latest gaming success...

A Car that’s driven by your Brain!

A Car that’s driven by your Brain!

Feb. 24 | Tweet Alright this is straight out of your fancy science fiction stories. Scientists and researchers are working on a BrainDriver car concept that drives itself by reading your thoughts literally! Scientists use devices that pick up brain waves and translate...

Google Introduces Background Chrome Apps

Google Introduces Background Chrome Apps

Feb. 24 | Tweet Google today enabled the ability for Chrome web apps to run in the background. This is only step one for Google to enable seamless interaction of Chrome apps with your browser and your desktop. Google’s chrome web store offers hundreds of...

93 Percent of Tablets are iPads

93 Percent of Tablets are iPads

Feb. 24 | Tweet Apple fan boys will all be happy to hear this that 93 percent of all the tablets sold in the third quarter of 2010 are iPads. There were about 4.5 million tablets that were sold in the third quarter last year and Apple seems to be doing pretty good! This...