Tag Archives: internet

Santa’s village comes to life as Google’s holiday tracker goes online

Now that Thanksgiving is complete and the holidays are officially upon us, Google has unveiled a new and expanded Santa's Village for 2016.

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The Medical Reason You Should Never Wear Your Hair Tie on Your Wrist

OMG.

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Now you can bookmark Google image searches for later reference

Normally, image searches on Google are ephemeral things and gone the moment you close the browser tab.

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This Was the First Thing Ever Sold on the Internet

Bet you can't guess what it was.

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The Pirate Bay won’t be blocked on its home turf

Numerous countries order their internet service providers block The Pirate Bay, but its home country of Sweden won't be one of them...

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Amazon and Jeremy Clarkson hint at the future of delivery drones

Former Top Gear co-host Jeremy Clarkson isn't just working on a new motoring show for Amazon...

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Physicists: Nobody’s Telling the Truth About That Downed Russian Warplane

Russia and Turkey each have their own version of what happened with that downed jet earlier this week, but science may have the last word. According to two Belgian astrophysicists, neither nation is being entirely truthful. Read more..

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The NSA’s mass US phone surveillance ends tonight

The National Security Agency's long-running mass phone surveillance program is coming to an end. As promised, the USA Freedom Act will forbid the NSA from indiscriminately collecting Americans' call metadata at midnight on November 29th. Agents wi...

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Microsoft’s Cortana iPhone app rolls out to beta testers

Less than a month after kicking off the Cortana for iPhone beta signups, Microsoft has started rolling out the app to people who showed interest in testing it. As TechCrunch points out, the early build is being distributed through TestFlight, a devel...

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Black Friday deals: here are the UK’s best

It's that time of the year again. Black Friday has finally arrived, bringing with it a near-endless stream of deals and discounts for you to consider. If you've decided to stay at home and avoid the chaos outside -- we don't blame you, it gets pretty...

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