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People Feel Guilty About Texting At Work But Do It Anyway, Survey Finds

(2) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 11:59 AM

Work-life balance is difficult, if not impossible in today's supremely connected society. It's hard to stop your job from invading your life if you've got your work email on your smartphone, just as it's difficult to fight the urge to check Facebook at the office.

And as people's personal...

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세계 최초로 특허를 받은 셀카봉의 설계도(그림)

(1) Comments | Posted April 20, 2015 | 11:12 PM

지금의 셀카봉은 이렇게 생겼다.

original selfie stick

하지만 과거의 셀카봉이 지금처럼 날렵한 느낌이었던 건 아니다. BBC가 보도한 바에 따르면, 세계 최초로 셀카봉을 설계해 특허를 받은 사람은 일본의 우에다 히로시와 미마 우지로였다. 그들이 특허를 받았던 건 1984년이었다. 아직 핸드폰이 상용화되지 않았던 때였고, '셀카'라는...

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The Original Selfie Stick Is Older And Weirder Than You Think

(0) Comments | Posted April 20, 2015 | 2:26 PM

The selfie stick didn't always look like this:

original selfie stick

The original patent was filed all the way back in 1984, before cell phones were ubiquitous. Before the word "selfie" was even coined, let alone in the dictionary. The first selfie stick was...

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This 'Smart' Pillow Connects To Your Phone And Uses Speakers To Help You Sleep

(14) Comments | Posted April 16, 2015 | 8:46 AM

There are lots of devices out there that track your sleep, but there's now a product that's meant to both track and improve your sleep.

It's a "smart pillow" called Chrona, and it launched on Kickstarter on Thursday. Chrona is a thin memory foam pillow that sits...

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ヒラリー・クリントン氏の404エラーページのダジャレに気づく人はどれだけいる?

(5) Comments | Posted April 13, 2015 | 8:36 PM

もしあなたが、ダジャレを言う大統領を不快に思うのであれば、この記事は見ないほうがいい。

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Hillary Clinton's 404 Error Page Is Perfection

(400) Comments | Posted April 13, 2015 | 1:43 PM

If the idea of a punning president makes you uncomfortable, then we've got some bad news for you. Hillary Clinton stands a pretty good chance of becoming president, and her new website shows she's not afraid to bring the puns.

Check out the site's 404 page, which...

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Improve Your Internet Privacy In 15 Minutes

(23) Comments | Posted April 13, 2015 | 12:09 PM

The government can see your naked pictures, your private chats and pretty much anything else you do online. And that's nothing compared to the hackers out there actively trying to steal from you.

What are you doing to protect yourself?

Odds are, you're not doing much. Even...

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Don't Send New Emoji To Someone Who Doesn't Have Them Yet

(13) Comments | Posted April 8, 2015 | 3:28 PM

New emoji are here for iPhones, but don't get too excited yet. Just because you have the new emoji doesn't mean the person you're texting does, and that can cause some confusion.

I wanted to see what would happen if I sent some newly diverse emoji to...

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Self-Driving Cars Could Make You Vomit

(78) Comments | Posted April 8, 2015 | 2:59 PM

Self-driving cars could be a lot like carnival rides: fun, but they could make you hurl.

According to a new study from the University of Michigan's Transportation Research Institute, 6 to 12 percent of Americans in self-driving cars will experience moderate to severe motion sickness. Nothing like vomiting all over...

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Diverse iPhone Emoji Are Finally Here!

(13) Comments | Posted April 8, 2015 | 2:17 PM

The day we've all been waiting for has arrived. The new emoji are here!

iPhone users can now update to iOS 8.3, which includes racially diverse emoji. Finally.

For those unfamiliar with updating their iPhone software, all you need to do is hit Settings, then General, then Software Update....

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Instagram Adds New Color-Editing Features

(1) Comments | Posted April 7, 2015 | 4:40 PM

Long gone are the days of uploading a photo straight from your smartphone to Facebook. Instagram is always adding new ways to edit your pics.

On Tuesday the photo editing and sharing app announced it will soon integrate options for adding different colors and fading the existing...

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Εκτυπωτής δημιούργησε τα συναρπαστικότερα 3D παγάκια που έχετε δει

(3) Comments | Posted April 6, 2015 | 3:40 PM

Για να δημιουργήσετε τα πιο cool παγάκια, απλά προσθέστε νερό.

Η ιαπωνική εταιρεία "TBWA/Hakuhodo" έφτιαξε τα κομμάτια με τίτλο "3D on the rocks" για να διαφημίσει το Suntory ουίσκι το οποίο κέρδισε 6 βραβεία στο φετινό Φεστιβάλ Ασίας-Ειρηνικού στην Ταϊλάνδη.

Το μόνο πράγμα που...

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Veja as 20 melhores imagens de um concurso de fotografias tiradas com celulares (FOTOS)

(8) Comments | Posted April 6, 2015 | 10:09 AM

Qualquer pessoa com um telefone celular pode ser um fotógrafo incrível e nenhuma câmera luxuosa é necessária para isso. Na última semana, a Sony anunciou os vencedores da categoria smartphones do Sony World Photography Awards, e ficamos impressionados.

Mobile é apenas uma das muitas categorias a concurso. Foram mais de...

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Estos son probablemente los cubitos de hielo más impresionantes que hayas visto nunca

(0) Comments | Posted April 6, 2015 | 3:47 AM

Para hacer la construcción más cool en 3D, sólo tienes que hacer una cosa: añadir agua.

La agencia de publicidad de Tokyo TBWA\HAKUHODO ha creado los cubitos de hielo más increíbles que nunca hayas visto. Es parte de una campaña publicitaria de una marca de Whisky...

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Las 20 mejores fotos del mundo tomadas con teléfonos celulares

(0) Comments | Posted April 5, 2015 | 1:43 PM

Cualquiera que tenga un teléfono celular puede ser un fotógrafo de excepción, sin necesidad de una cámara profesional. Este martes se dieron a conocer las imágenes ganadoras de la categoría de fotografía móvil de los Sony World Photography Awards y todas y cada una de ellas son impresionantes....

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Samsung's Galaxy S6 Edge Bends Under The Same Pressure As The iPhone 6 Plus

(82) Comments | Posted April 5, 2015 | 12:40 PM

Remember "Bendgate"? As our smartphones get bigger, they get more fragile -- and Apple's not the only company whose phones break under pressure.

SquareTrade, an electronics insurance company, used its own "bend bot" to put the new Samsung S6 Edge, the new HTC One M9 and...

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Ces glaçons insolites existent grâce à l'impression 3D

(0) Comments | Posted April 5, 2015 | 12:01 PM

Pour construire le dernier objet à la mode grâce à l'impression 3D, ajoutez simplement de l'eau.

L'agence de publicité TBWA\HAKUHODO de Tokyo a en effet créé les glaçons les plus beaux que vous ne verrez jamais. Ces œuvres ont été conçus à l'occasion d'une campagne publicitaire pour

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Ces glaçons insolites existent grâce à l'impression 3D

(0) Comments | Posted April 4, 2015 | 8:34 AM

INSOLITE - Pour construire le dernier objet à la mode grâce à l'impression 3D, ajoutez simplement de l'eau.

L'agence de publicité TBWA\HAKUHODO de Tokyo a en effet créé les glaçons les plus beaux que vous ne verrez jamais. Ces oeuvres ont été conçus à l'occasion d'une campagne publicitaire...

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These Are Probably The Most Exciting Ice Cubes You'll Ever See, And It's Thanks To 3D Printing

(40) Comments | Posted April 3, 2015 | 12:52 PM

To construct the coolest new thing in 3D printing, just add water.

Tokyo-based advertising agency TBWA\HAKUHODO created the most gorgeous ice cubes you'll ever see. It's all part of an ad campaign for Japanese Whisky, and it recently won 6 awards at this...

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'소니 월드 포토그래피 어워드' 최고의 휴대폰 사진 20

(0) Comments | Posted April 3, 2015 | 11:40 AM

휴대폰을 갖고 있는 사람이라면 누구나 굉장한 사진을 찍을 수 있다. 값비싼 카메라도 필요 없다.

최대 규모의 국제 사진대회 '소니 월드 포토그래피 어워드'가 지난 3월 31일 모바일(Mobile) 부문의 수상자들을 발표했다. 수상작들은 정말이지 감동적이다.

다른 카테고리는 ▲공개 콘테스트(Open), ▲전문 사진작가(Professional), ▲청소년(Youth, 만 19세 이하), ▲스튜던트 포커스(Student Focus, 사진을 공부하는...

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