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SMART kapp Brings the Dry-Erase Board to the 21st Century

SMART kapp Brings the Dry-Erase Board to the 21st Century

If you walk into just about any office building today, you'll find office equipment that looks exactly like what you would have found there 20 years ago. That's why companies are now trying to 'disrupt' these office machines and workspaces. If you want a look at the future of the dry-erase board, look no further than ...

Apps, Fragmentation and the Future of TV

Apps, Fragmentation and the Future of TV

Are you watching the World Cup? I am, and I’m loving every minute of it. If I’m home and there’s a World Cup game being played, it’s on my TV. Even if I’m doing other things, it’s on in the background … it’s easy to tell when something exciting is happening (or about to happen) because the announcers start ...

The Six Most Powerful Words in Networking

The Six Most Powerful Words in Networking

Hey, did you hear Mark Zuckerberg announced an update to Facebook’s privacy settings? “When?” In May. “Why?” Because people have complained for a long time the settings are too confusing. So the company made a change. “How?” Now, new users of the site will have privacy settings default to ...

Minor Tech Makeovers: Cheap Tricks to Make You Think You Own a New Gadget

Minor Tech Makeovers: Cheap Tricks to Make You Think You Own a New Gadget

Spring is great for a lot of reasons. I can finally sit next to an open window without shivering. (I’ve found through VERY scientific research that I can stand about an hour and a half of 50 degree weather in a t-shirt before I get way too cold and have to close my window.) Baseball is on almost all the time, and I ...

April Fools’ Day 2014: Here Are the Best Internet Pranks

April Fools’ Day 2014: Here Are the Best Internet Pranks

Tuesday is the day to keep an eye out for whoopee cushions on seats and (hopefully)-joke dog turds in fridges. But April Fools' Day isn't only about physical practical jokes anymore, the internet has becomes riddled with tricksters too. Last year, we had companies pumping good advertising budget into April Fools' jokes. ...

WSJ: Asus’ Windows/Android Hybrid Device, the Transformer Book Duet, is Dead

WSJ: Asus’ Windows/Android Hybrid Device, the Transformer Book Duet, is Dead

Asus' dual-boot Transformer Book Duet is dead. At CES this year, one of the big stories was dual-OS devices. Spurred on by encouragement from chipmaker Intel, Asus announced the Transformer Book Duet, a hybrid laptop and tablet that switches between Microsoft Windows and Google's Android on the fly. The device was an ...

11 Questions Successful People Instinctively Ask

11 Questions Successful People Instinctively Ask

Wichita State men’s basketball coach Gregg Marshall can do no wrong. Marshall recently led his Shockers to a perfect 31-0 regular season, the first team to accomplish the feat since St. Joe’s in 2004. He also took Wichita State to the NCAA Final Four in 2013. With so much going right, why would the bespectacled ...

Leak: Windows Phone 8.1 Notification Center Screenshots

Leak: Windows Phone 8.1 Notification Center Screenshots

Microsoft is currently preparing its first major update to Windows Phone 8. A highly requested Notification Center feature will be included with Windows Phone 8.1, allowing users to customize and control their app notifications. Winphollowers has published screenshots from an internal Microsoft PowerPoint presentation, ...

‘Coinye West’ is Bitcoin for the Masses

‘Coinye West’ is Bitcoin for the Masses

When Kanye West wrote the lyric, "I'm chilling, trying to stack these millions," he probably did not mean digital currency. But a new technology might give him pause, or at least have him scratching his head. In a sign that the frenzy over Bitcoin may have reached a new level of ridiculousness, there is now another ...

Xbox One Sells Out At Best Buy

Xbox One Sells Out At Best Buy

Today is the day that diehard gamers have been looking forward to all year -- it's Xbox One launch day. Launching in 15 markets for $499.99 (USD), Microsoft's first new console since 2005 is launching with 22 titles for you to choose from. This day has been a long time coming, and Best Buy is ready for it. I chatted with ...