Straight Talk Quartz (ZTE Z797C)

Straight Talk Quartz (ZTE Z797C)
by Eric Smith on Tue, 07/22/2014 - 13:24
Straight Talk will be getting the ZTE Quartz soon, a pretty powerful Android phone that will have peoples tongues wagging, When this come out on Straight Talk I think it will be pretty popular due to the high end specs, these specs below are not completely confirmed but are close. Please let us know if you have a correction to make. 5 inch 720p display with Gorilla Glass 2 GHz Intel Atom Z2580 dual core processor Android 4.1 1GB of RAM 8 GB...

Apple Granted Patent for New iWatch

Apple granted FCC patent for new iWatch
by Eric Smith on Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:16
Apple filed a patent for the iWatch back in July 2011, and it has been finally granted today. Looking at the design it already looks like a lot of Android smart watches that are on the market today. It may be a case of too little too late for Apple with a shift in popularity already moving to alternatives. Sure Apple makes great products, MacBook etc.. but popularity was bound to die over time nothing can be popular forever. Since there are watches that are alre...

Straight Talk ZTE Z289L 4G Hotspot

Straight Talk ZTE Z289L 4G Hotspot
by Eric Smith on Sat, 07/19/2014 - 22:44
A new 4G LTE hotspot coming to Straight Talk soon (Straight Talk ZTE Z289L 4G Hotspot) I am sure is going to get a few tongues wagging. It is a nice looking unit complete with a color screen with proprietary menu system for managing the access point. I wouldn’t mind one myself! Tell us what you think?

What is TOR browser?

What is TOR Browser?
by Dave Won on Fri, 07/18/2014 - 14:40
TOR is a modified version of Firefox that has the ability for you to surf the Internet without the need to worry about who is watching what you search, after recent revelations of Government spying on our personal information it now makes even more sense to try to get a bit of our privacy back because I truly believe in this day and age we will never get it back. What is TOR? TOR is a browser used by millions of people around the world. The browser uses proxy se...

Brandmotion Ships Vehicle-Specific Wireless Charging Phone Kits

Brandmotion Ships Vehicle-Specific Wireless Charging Phone Kits
by Press Release on Tue, 07/08/2014 - 08:34
SOUTHFIELD, MI, July 8, 2014 (SDG MEDIAWIRE) – In 2015, The Toyota Camry will join the 2014 Jeep Cherokee, 2014 Toyota Avalon and a handful of other vehicles as the only ones to be equipped with wireless phone charging from the factory. Well before that, Brandmotion will make custom-fit wireless charging a reality for just about every other vehicle on the road today. The Southfield, Mich.-based provider of innovative, vehicle-specific safety, convenience and cust...

Walmart Facial Recognition Cameras At Head Level

Walmart installs facial recognition cameras at head level
by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 19:15
Over the last 4 months Walmart has been trialing facial recognition systems with Facebook in many of its US stores. The newest cameras are being trialed at head level in the technology sections with a screen with the flashing word “recording” these are to ease the customer in to the fact that there are cameras watching and make them not look as scary. Also more head level cameras are now at the entrances of the stores, facing in and out of the lobby area. So t...

689,003 People turned into lab rats on Facebook without consent

689,003 People turned into lab rats on Facebook without consent
by Dave Won on Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:41
689,003 People turned into lab rats on Facebook without consent Well they have done it again at Facebook messing with people’s minds, allowing researchers to conduct an experiment on 689,003 English speaking users during Jan. 11 to Jan. 18, 2012. The experiment was posting comments and photos that were more positive or negative to see how people react. The study is here: National Academy of Sciences A more in-depth version of the story is here...

Torrent Copyright Lawyers Caught in Their Own Trap

Torrent Copyright Lawyers Caught in There Own Trap
by Eric Smith on Tue, 06/24/2014 - 10:44
This is old news that copyright lawyers have been uploading and sharing copyrighted material to try to capture peoples IP addresses, we have all known this for some time. However there has always been a lacking of evidence in writing. Finally one of these leaches Prenda Law has been caught. According to Torrent Freak they have finally been busted at their own game after a court order was given to Comcast to reveal the identification of the user Sharkmp4 (a use...