Misc. News

This is the “we don’t know where to file it” category. It’s a little bit of everything. There’s nothing wrong with diversity is there?

Amazon Launches Kindle Unlimited, All You Can Read For $9.99/mo

Amazon has launched Kindle Unlimited, an all-you-can-read Kindle ebook service for $9.99 a month. The service gives Kindle owners access to 600,000 eBooks and...

Google Starts Labelling Flash Sites In Mobile Search Results

Though Flash has been on the decline for quite some time, more than a few websites still use the platform to power their content....

Apple Still Top Notch When It Comes To Brand Retention

Who has the loyalist customers in the smartphone market? According to market research conducted by Morgan Stanley, not only does Apple have the best...

Sonos Adds SoundCloud Support, Continues To Change The Music Streaming Game

SoundCloud and Sonos just tied the knot. Starting today Sonos owners will be able to include SoundCloud streaming alongside a host of other services...

Kanye West Says: Apple Trading iTunes Promotion For iTunes Festival Appearances

Kanye West, in an interview with Bloomberg, took a moment to fill everyone in on the inner workings of Apple, the iTunes Festival, and...

Nest Protect Out Of The Fire And Back On Store Shelves

The Nest Protect, the company’s smoke alarm, is now back on store shelves after a new-age product recall of 440,000 units. I say new-age...

Facebook Now Ravaging Your Browser History To Share With Advertisers

In a post titled, Making Ads Better and Giving People More Control Over the Ads They See, Facebook has announced that it will begin...

Feedly Under Attack: DDoS Kicking Its Ass

Awoke this morning to my RSS reader being a complete pile of shite. I gave up, made a nice warm beverage and started digging...

One More Algorithm Change And I’ll Be Out Of A Job

Given the current dialog surrounding the Google Panda update this week, I thought I would republish this post I wrote back in 2011ish. A...

eBay Gets Hacked, Encrypted Passwords Accessed

Looks like you should start your day off by changing your passwords again. News is breaking that eBay has been hacked and that passwords,...

EFF Gives Apple Gold Star For Protecting User Privacy

The folks at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) have awarded Apple 6 gold stars out of 6 for protecting user privacy and information from...

Nintendo Has iOS Game Boy Emulator Yanked From GitHub

There was one way to get Game Boy titles on your iPhone. It’s dead now. Nintendo has issued a DMCA takedown notice to the...