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EAT24, the Food Delivery App, is Now Available on Android Wear

EAT24, the Food Delivery App, is Now Available on Android Wear

If you've ever wanted to be able to order food directly from your wrist, today is your lucky day. EAT24, the food delivery app and website that delivers from over 25,000 restaurants across the US, has recently made its app available on smartwatches through the Android Wear store. EAT24 also upgraded and optimized its app ...

Sony Unveils the SmartWatch 3: Its First Android Wear Device

Sony Unveils the SmartWatch 3: Its First Android Wear Device

Sony on Wednesday unveiled the SmartWatch 3, its first device running Android Wear. The GPS-enabled wearable comes with a square 1.6-inch display, 4GB of internal storage and a 420mAh battery. The company’s previous efforts ran on its own platform and, for all intents and purposes, never took off. The software was ...

The Technology of Travel

The Technology of Travel

I started writing this blog from the passenger seat of my car, as my friend and I drove from New Jersey to Texas. I could have posted the entire thing to this site from my car, too, if I had bought a refill card for my T-Mobile hotspot. I also could have typed up this post on my phone and used my phone’s LTE to get it ...

A Google Antivirus Site is Helping Hackers Create Effective Malware

A Google Antivirus Site is Helping Hackers Create Effective Malware

Before companies like Microsoft and Apple release new software, the code is reviewed and tested to ensure it works as planned and to find any bugs. Hackers and cybercrooks do the same. The last thing you want if you’re a cyberthug is for your banking Trojan to crash a victim’s system and be exposed. More importantly, ...

Android Wear Will Get Updates ‘Early and Often’ to Battle the iWatch

Android Wear Will Get Updates ‘Early and Often’ to Battle the iWatch

David Singleton, Google's engineering director for Android Wear, the company's platform tailor-made for wearable devices, is sitting in Google's headquarters here playing air guitar. As he strums his right hand in front of his Moto 360, the Motorola smartwatch set to hit the market this week, Singleton praises the ...

Google X’s ‘Project Wing’ is a New Drone-Delivery System

Google X’s ‘Project Wing’ is a New Drone-Delivery System

Google has been working on self-driving cars for some years now, but the company has just revealed that it is working on yet another ambitious and autonomous vehicle project. According to the BBC and The Atlantic, the secretive Google X team has been working for two years on Project Wing, a drone-based delivery system that ...

Amazon (Not Google) Has Bought Twitch for $970 Million

Amazon (Not Google) Has Bought Twitch for $970 Million

  Amazon has officially purchased Twitch.tv for $970 million. In Twitch's announcement of the deal, CEO Emmett Shear repeatedly thanked the Twitch community for helping build the company, and that "with Amazon’s support we’ll have the resources to bring you an even better Twitch." The letter states that Twitch ...

Report: Microsoft is Building a Chromecast-Like Device

Report: Microsoft is Building a Chromecast-Like Device

Look who is building a streaming dongle now: Microsoft is getting ready to launch its very own Chromecast competitor, according documents filed with the FCC that were unearthed by Windowsphonedaily this week. The FCC application for the device with the model number HD-10 is heavily redacted and doesn’t actually spell out ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – August 25, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – August 25, 2014

No matter which wireless carrier you choose, chances are good that you’re probably going to have a pretty high monthly data bill. But thanks to Google Chrome’s mobile browser, you can use less data each month and maybe even save a few bucks. Google has a couple features in its browsers for Android and iOS that reduce ...

WSJ: Amazon is Developing its Own Advertising Software to Challenge Google

WSJ: Amazon is Developing its Own Advertising Software to Challenge Google

Amazon Inc is planning to develop its own software for placing advertisements online, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter. While the in-house platform is initially planned to replace ads supplied by Google on Amazon's own website, the new system could challenge Google and Microsoft's ...