Technology articles published in May 2013
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May 31, 2013
Ahoy! Internet, Social Help in Search for Lost Ships at Sea
High Tech signal Extenders and social media invaluable for search of two missing yachts.
May 29, 2013
FWD. us -- Alliance between IT Giants but Lack of Team Work on Technology
Some of the big giants like Facebook and Microsoft have joined hands under Senate to pass a law on immigration to developer knowledge economy in US.
Tablets on the Rise as Laptops Fall
Tablets killed the laptop star?
Restaurants Putting Mobile Tech on Their Menu
Mobile payments going mainstream for meal time
Caterpillar Device Detects When Drivers Doze Off
An Australian company has developed a system to detect when truck drivers fall asleep at the wheel
Mozilla Partners With Givit for Firefox Flicks
Mozilla wants to know how the always connected world of the mobile web has affected your life - through video.
May 28, 2013
Microsoft and Facebook Partnership? Still No Facebook app for Windows 8
Microsoft and Facebook have entered a partnership for Bing being the search provider of Facebook. But, still we don't have an official Facebook app for Windows 8.
QR Codes -- Coming to a Car Near You
Mercedes are to add QR codes to cars to allow easy access to emergency information in the event of an accident
Instant Messaging To Surpass 50 Billion Messages By 2014
Internet users will send 50 billion messages by 2014 compared to 21 billion for SMS.
May 24, 2013
Apple WWDC 2013 Keynote Confirmed For June 10
2013 Apple WWDC Keynote Set For June 10, Plus WWDC 2013 Related Rumors and Buzz
May 23, 2013
San Francisco Home Get Its Own Twitter Account
A San Francisco home has its own Twitter account and posts frequent updates.
May 22, 2013
Berkshire Sues NeighborCity.com in IP Dispute
The disagreement between the two companies shows how intellectual property rights can be used as a competitive tool.
Zappos Adds Mobile Features on Apple iOS App
Zappos’ move to streamline its mobile shopping process will likely be followed by other online retailers.
Malware and Viruses Still Pose a Threat
Australia is fighting the malware problem by posting attack information online and making it public.
The Jodi Arias Story - e-books Before We Know the Ending
Are e-book singles the new comic books, just without the pictures? The name Jodi Arias will sell anything.
May 21, 2013
Project Management Institute Offers Advice To Gov’t Workers At FOSE 2013
FOSE 2013 was held May 14 - 16 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in the nation’s capital.
New LED Could Change Electronics Industry
The price of traditional LED light bulbs is projected to drop by half by the year 2020.
May 20, 2013
Expert Advises That Children Need Early Warning of Adult Content Online
A teachers group suggests alerting children to the dangers of online pornography at a young age
May 18, 2013
Google Apps Making a Play for Education
During last week's I/O Conference, the search giant announced its intentions to create an education environment within its Play Store
May 17, 2013
American Idol - What's Behind the Winning Envelope? Telescope.
1.5 billion interactions have been processed by Telescope in the last year. 75% of those are from mobile devices.
May 16, 2013
Google I/O 2013: What To Expect At The Event?
2013 Google I/O Developers Conference Kicks Off May 15-17
May 14, 2013
Tech Startups Are Teaching Kids to Code
Technology surrounds us, and our children are growing up in a dramatically different world because of it. Yet, the tools our children use to learn, and toys they play with, haven't evolved.
France Looks to Hit Google and Apple With a 'Culture' Tax
France is planning a new 'culture tax' on Google and Apple mobile devices.
Kindle Fire Users! Did you Receive Your Coins From Amazon?
Free Coins Worth $5 for Kindle Fire Users for Apps and Games
Crunching Numbers in the Cloud
Is Accounting Software Ready for the Cloud?
May 12, 2013
Solar Panel Plane Demonstrates Continuation of Green Tech Obsession
Solar Impulse is a solar-powered airplane that can fly without a drop of fuel.
May 11, 2013
States Prepare To Roll Out Internet Lotteries
Michigan officials want to launch iLottery in early 2014.
May 9, 2013
Samsung Targets Market for Electronic Health Records
Olympic Medical Center is intent on moving forward with electronic health records.
Yerka Launches Next-Gen Digital Entertainment Distribution
Yekra, famous for the documentary film Thrive, enters the market out of a two year beta with a plan to revolutionize the direct-to-market entertainment economy.
May 7, 2013
Apple Reveals All-Time Top Apps In The App Store
Apple App Store Unveils The Top Apps Of All-Time
Temp Offices Expanding Due To Virtual Economy
The temp office industry has seen increases in usage each year as the U.S. economy.
Telemedicine Robot by iRobot May be Coming to a Hospital Near You
Robots and iPads Will be Used to Monitor Patients in Seven North American Hospitals
May 6, 2013
Why Flash Media Will Burn You
Don't let your data go poof.
Does the Web Mean the End of Globalization?
Going Local, is the New Black.
May 4, 2013
Study: Technology in Bedroom Results in Sleeplessness
Nearly 80 percent of Americans don’t turn off their cellphones when going to bed.
+Glass Explorers Create Google Glass Apps: Winky, Reddit Timeline
Apps for Google Glass
May 2, 2013
Software Bug Leads to Federal Hacking Case
A software bug has led to a federal hacking case along with debates about the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA).
May 1, 2013
Genband Sparks Innovation with Samsung & Others
Innovation Exchange Accelerates Multimedia Solutions