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12.25.11
Navteq traffic to launch on Garmin devices using HD radio technology
12.25.11

Navteq traffic to launch on Garmin devices using HD radio technology

The state of morning gridlock just got a little more real with the introduction of Navteq's real-...

By L. Leavitt,   12.25.11
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12.24.11
Device warns of catastrophic failure in lithium-ion batteries, robots celebrate
12.24.11

Device warns of catastrophic failure in lithium-ion batteries, robots celebrate

"Catastrophic lithium-ion battery failure" are five words Malfunctioning Eddie never wants to h...

By L. Leavitt,   12.24.11
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12.24.11
Chinese hackers target U.S. Chamber of Commerce, sensitive data stolen
12.24.11

Chinese hackers target U.S. Chamber of Commerce, sensitive data stolen

According to sources close to The Wall Street Journal, Chinese hackers are at it again, this ti...

By L. Leavitt,   12.24.11
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12.19.11
Arduino hack lights up the tree with every email, spammers get in spirit
12.19.11

Arduino hack lights up the tree with every email, spammers get in spirit

The holidays are all about eggnog, ugly sweaters and disconnecting from the internet just long...

By L. Leavitt,   12.19.11
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12.17.11
Motorola Xoom tablet gets an Ice Cream Sandwich makeover with 4.0.3
12.17.11

Motorola Xoom tablet gets an Ice Cream Sandwich makeover with 4.0.3

Only a day after Google released Android version 4.0.3, one XDA developer has already installed...

By L. Leavitt,   12.17.11
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12.14.11
Square snags one million merchants, liberates the cashless
12.14.11

Square snags one million merchants, liberates the cashless

For those of us addicted to plastic, "I love you" hardly holds the same clout as those three ma...

By L. Leavitt,   12.14.11
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12.14.11
Google gives the gift of gab, extends free domestic calling in Gmail
12.14.11

Google gives the gift of gab, extends free domestic calling in Gmail

Just in time to thank Grandma for that polyester blend sweater, comes more free domestic callin...

By L. Leavitt,   12.14.11
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12.13.11
Spectral Layers takes a cue from Photoshop, offers visual audio editing
12.13.11

Spectral Layers takes a cue from Photoshop, offers visual audio editing

Seemingly cooked up in the Law and Order squad room comes Spectral Layers, a Photoshop-inspired...

By L. Leavitt,   12.13.11
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12.11.11
Leaked draft shows LightSquared's network interferes with 'great majority' of GPS receivers, company pushes back
12.11.11

Leaked draft shows LightSquared's network interferes with 'great majority' of GPS receivers, company pushes back

According to leaked reports from government test drafts, LightSquared's technology causes "harmful...

By L. Leavitt,   12.11.11
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