Data collection is a powerful tool for advertisers, governments, corporations and more. Every day we are being graded and monitored by the numerous technologies we use. In the process, detailed profiles of our activities and habits are created. From the sites we visit and the apps we use, to the videos we like, articles we … Continue reading Does your boss know too much?
There was a time when not having a Facebook account would have gotten you a raised eyebrow. Everyone had a Facebook account, and everyone was expected to have one. It was Facebook after all, and friends and family were happily sharing with one another, poking each other and liking just about everything that got posted. … Continue reading Facebook Scandals Piling Up – But Do We Care?
I don’t need to tell you that mankind’s relationship with animals goes back a very, very long time – hundreds of thousands of years in fact. Most anthropologists, historians and all those people with titles and degrees will tell you that man domesticated the wolf and that things grew from there. We already know that … Continue reading 4 Exotic Animals People Actually Keep
The extent to which the global entity known simply as Google pervades our daily lives is, quite frankly, indescribable. Google’s outing of the competition and its monopoly of SERP’s (Search Engine Result Pages) has made it the go-to search engine for everyone. Its Chrome browser dominates the market; gone are the days of Netscape, Cello … Continue reading Google Educates – Rolling Study
Celebrities enjoy many things. They enjoy being hounded by fans in public, being stalked by photojournalists who have no respect for personal boundaries, and posting comments on social media that cause a stir. But most of all, it seems; celebrities enjoy naming their children strange things. Why celebrities do this is anyone’s guess, but most … Continue reading Bizarre Celebrity Kids Names
Model and actor Ian Somerhalder is set to return to the world of vampires in a new Netflix original show. The show is called V-Wars, and, ingeniously, is about a war with vampires. Put the pieces of the brain-busting puzzle together and you’ll decipher that the V in V-Wars stands for vampire. Those who gaze … Continue reading Ian Somerhalder Returns To Vampires
A lot of today’s tech looks impressive and what it offers is enough to intrigue and even excite one, but I think that what we’re getting is still nowhere near to what we want. Look at VR (Virtual reality) for instance. Even on its best day, VR still cannot give you an experience immersive enough … Continue reading Smart Mirrors – Gimmick or Way of the Future?
Since 2007, for the first time in recorded history, more human beings live in cities than in rural environments. In some countries, urbanisation already includes two-thirds of the population or more. The future of humanity is the future of cities, and that’s why the United Nations, most national governments and several multinational corporations are now … Continue reading The Future of Innovative Urban Mobility
Divorce is often a messy business. What was once a relationship focused on love and mutual understanding becomes a legal battle, often suddenly focused on sharing of material possessions. Divorces can be trying on both parties involved, and will sometimes take years to put to rest. The mental strain can, naturally, be enormous. Especially when … Continue reading Divorce – Who Gets The Dog?
Wearable tech is more popular than ever before, and smartwatches, fitness bands or other devices that are worn on the body have been a huge hit globally. According to recent statistics released, a staggering total of about 17 million wearables were sold in the United States. That adds up to being about 1 in every … Continue reading Is Wearable Tech Making Us Healthier?