Technology

Google launches Internet-beaming balloons

Wrinkled and skinny at first, the translucent, jellyfish-shaped balloons that Google released this week from a frozen field in the heart of New Zealand’s South Island hardened into shiny pumpkins as they rose into the blue winter skies above Lake Tekapo, passing the first big test of a lofty goal to get the entire planet […]

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Projection Mapping Software, The Perfect Way To Broadcast Multimedia Content

These days we’re exposed to a huge amount of fantastic visual content. From 3D graphics to augmented reality, it can often seem like, visually, there’s nothing left that will surprise or excite us. However there is still one type of visual affect so extraordinary that even when you see it with your own eyes, you […]

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Google Confirms Waze Maps App Purchase

Google Inc. on Tuesday confirmed it had purchased Waze, an Israeli mapping and navigation startup, in a bid to bolster its Google Maps service with Waze’s real-time traffic updates and keep the company out of the hands of rivals. The Internet-search giant didn’t disclose the purchase price, but a person familiar with the deal said […]

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Google Bans Adult Content From Glass, But Porn Always Finds A Way

Porn has long been one of the leading content sectors of the Internet. Yet, it is getting shut out from the latest cutting-edge mobile device coming down the pike, Google Glass. Just as the first porn app for Google Glass appears, Google bans adult content from its digital eye ware. Google updated its developer policies […]

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5 Socially Unacceptable Things You’re Going To Do With Google Glass

The nerds are so excited. Our Internet-augmented, face-computer-wearing future is just over the horizon. Leading us there will be Google Glass, the first iteration of this particular sort of wearable, semi-immersive computing experience. If the product is successful, it will merely be the beginning. The anticipation is understandable. If having Internet-connected computers in our pockets […]