Tribe Is A Nifty Walkie-Talkie App

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 Meet Tribe, a new social app for iOS and Android that is going head-to-head against Taptalk, Snapchat and countless of other social messaging apps. Tribe is an interesting take on messaging thanks to its heavy focus on video and neat design. Read More Read more »

Traditional Red Envelopes Are Going Digital Thanks To China’s Largest Internet Companies

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 Getting a fat hongbao, or red envelope, stuffed with crisp new notes is one of the hallmarks of Chinese New Year, which starts today and runs for two weeks. As China’s tech companies build their financial services, they want to convince people that hongbao exchanges can be just as fun when performed through a smartphone. Read More Read more »

Super Bowl Technology Mishaps And Real Time Rescues

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 The Super Bowl is the crowning glory of sports in the United States, but it hasn’t been without it’s mishaps. They aren’t the last minute fumbles, missed field goals, or obvious interceptions either. They’re those unfortunate outside incidents that stopped or changed the course of the game. In many cases, today’s real time technologies could have been applied… Read More Read more »

Graphene Shows Promise For Brain Implants

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 Graphene, the super thin carbon material that’s been exciting scientists in the decade+ since single-atom thick graphene crystallites were successfully extracted from the bulk material, continues to give hints of a promising future blending electronics and biology. Read More Read more »

Superb Owl 50 is sure to be the biggest hoot yet

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In 2016, we mark the 50th anniversary of Superb Owl Sunday, which can only mean the celebration will be larger than ever. On this special day of the year, the world puts aside all differences to give these majestic, fluffy, head bobbing birds the recognition they deserve. Coincidentally, a big football game of some sort happens. But owls, people. OWLS See also: Majestic snowy owl is ready for her traffic cam closeup Fans of Hedwig, Owl from Winnie The Pooh and Mr. Read more »

A Look Inside How ESPN Gets Ready For Super Bowl 50

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 Before it’s made apparent by my remarks, I don’t know jack shit about football. I can watch a game with a Bud Light in hand and unassumingly make my way through a plate of snacks and know when the right time to yell at the ref or give a high five is, but eh it’s not my thing. What I was really interested in when I rolled into ESPN’s Marina Green mobile studio in San… Read More Read more »

3 Ways That The Blockchain Will Change The Real Estate Market

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 Experts have suggested a number of niche industries that will be made more secure by the untamperable data record provided by blockchain technology — including international art dealing, pharmaceuticals and international trade of high-value goods — but to date, very little attention has been given to the potential effects on the real estate market. Read More Read more »

Beyoncé drops surprise video for ‘Formation.’ Now get in line behind her.

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Never, ever underestimate Beyoncé . In her own words, "I may just be a black Bill Gates in the making." Queen Bey blessed us with a new song called "Formation" and a video just before her Super Bowl performance tomorrow, which Coldplay, Bruno Mars the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers are also slated to attend. You can download it for free on Tidal. See also: Beyoncé tried to blend into a college campus. It didn't work. She opens the track dismissing anyone who is not prepared to listen to her — ''all haters corny with that Illuminati mess" — and makes it clear that she means business Read more... More about Music , Music Video , Beyonce , Watercooler , and Videos Read more »

‘Appocalypse,’ Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love AI

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 The force has been strong for AI (artificial intelligence) over the last few weeks, what with Slack announcing a fund for bots, Elon Musk announcing OpenAI and, of course, the release of Star Wars. This has given all of us new hope — and even more reason to talk about AI and bots controlling every aspect of our lives. Read More Read more »