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Yahoo Hacked – 1.0B Accounts Exposed

Dude… The Fat Lady is SO singing over at Yahoo… There are a few things that come to mind here: If I were Marissa Mayer, I would crawl under a rock and hide. Like… forever. If I were Verizon, I would run, not walk, so fast and so far away from [...]

January 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Lucid Audio Debuts AMPED Products

I don’t often post press releases; BUT I’m making an exception here.  We used to do this back in the day at both and at Gear Diary, with the caveat that a review was coming and that we weren’t being paid to do so. [...]

October 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

Buy an iPhone 7 or 7 Plus, Lose your Job

Buying an iPhone 7 in certain countries is a shortcut to the unemployment office I saw this on BGR and thought that it was totally outrageous. However, outrageous is totally from an American point of view – in China, if this report is accurate, [...]

October 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

It was All a Marketing Stunt

The Italian ISP that deleted all of its servers… yeah, apparently… not so much.   Late last week, the owner of a small web hosting company in Italy said he “accidentally” executed some bad maintenance code on his servers, and they [...]

April 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

What’s in a Font?

Google unveils new logo – Internets burn down (story at 11..?) Normally I wouldn’t comment on a company’s logo change. I mean, it’s not normally news or anything of importance. Unless of course, that company is Google, and then just about [...]

September 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

Recent Microsoft Developments

There’s a lot going on in Redmond these days… Over the past few weeks, I’ve had my head down at work; but I’ve also been hot and heavy with a review of the Fitbit Surge that’s still yet to be completed. When it comes to wearables, [...]

March 27, 2015 // 0 Comments