Welcome to the World, Kindle Paperwhite

The release of the Barnes & Noble Nook with GlowLight was a clear foreshadowing of Amazon’s retort with a similar e-reader-with-built-in-light; and this week we got to see that rebuttal in the form of the Kindle Paperwhite. But not only does this e-reader mock the GlowLight with its built-in…


Rootsy: A Social Network for Family Members Only

Certain things should be kept in the family – everybody knows that. But on planet Facebook, that feat has turned virtually impossible. That’s why a pack of entrepreneurs in New York City have recently launched a site called Rootsy. The new social networking site is for you and your family – and…


Tech-Savvy Home Appliances Have Already Hit the Market

These days, home appliances are becoming as innovative as our favorite tech toys like smartphones tablets, MP3 players, e-readers and more. Along with these popular gadgets, home appliances are also being reworked in order to provide consumers with higher levels of sustainability, energy efficiency…


Five Ways to Go Keyboard Krazy

If you work in an office, chances are your surroundings can get to be a little jaded now and then. While most of us don’t have the luxury or permission to gut-renovate our cubicles, we can at least take some measures to change the little things, like our tech accessories, so our work environment…


The Best Apps for Job Seekers

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between those folks who are landing jobs and those others who seem to be in perpetual interview prison? Wherein one interview after another never seemsto end in an offer? You might say well at least they are getting interviews! But the fact still…


Question: Are You Ready for VYou?

Welcome to VYou (Virtual You), the latest social platform dubbed “Formspring + video + crack” by contemporary tech journalists. Despite the witty portrayal however, it’s hard to pin this social platform down with a satisfying enough description. The most anyone is sure about right now when it comes…


A Look at Two Emerging Technologies

The phrase “cutting edge” has lost its luster – there has been such an influx of innovative advancements in the land of technological gadgetry that that to call them “cutting edge” seems a bit of an understatement. From pudding-dispensing vending machines to virtual kissing devices, the sky’s the…


Windows 8 Reaches the RTM Stage

FINALLY: Microsoft has announced that they are nearing a finishing point when it comes to Windows 8. The development of the new OS has reached the RTM (release to manufacturing) milestone. What this means, is that both product development and testing have come to an end, and the company has passed…


Facebook App Center Now Available Worldwide

Facebook took another step towards taking over the world last night. The most popular social network on the planet made its App Center  available worldwide. Now, the storefront for FB desktop and mobile apps is available in every nook of the world where Facebook is available. The rollout of the App…


Microsoft Launches New Outlook.Com

Microsoft unveiled a new email service yesterday (don’t confuse this with an overhauling of Hotmail – I am talking about a brand new, from-scratch email service). Microsoft created Outlook.com to exists as a separate entity from Hotmail, particularly because Hotmail does not have the best…