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Forget Software: Hardware Is the New Sexy, and It's Because of Google Glass

Richie Etwaru | Posted 03.15.2014 | Technology
Richie Etwaru

I own a FitBit and have been very involved in sensors for the human body with my volunteer work with TheHumanAPI community, but it was not until I picked up my Google Glass that it dawned on me. 2014 is the year hardware gets its sexy back.

Apple's Gamble on Fingerprint Scanners May Take a While to Pay Off

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 11.12.2013 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

If Touch ID doesn't work how users believe it should, they will simply ignore it and forget about it. But for Apple, that will mean an enormous business opportunity lost.

Cyber-screwed?

SidneyAnne Stone | Posted 09.10.2013 | Technology
SidneyAnne Stone

Let me preface this piece by saying that I love the digital era. I think technology is wonderful and I am in constant awe of how far we have come even...

Dropbox Acquires Popular Mailbox App

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 03.15.2013 | Technology

Just one month after a release that generated a waiting list hundreds of thousands of people long, the app Mailbox has been acquired by cloud sharing ...

Apple Will Think This Article Is Spam

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.05.2013 | Technology

If you try to email a copy of this story to a friend's iCloud email address, it won't arrive. Apple has started to delete any incoming emails containi...

How to Stop Innovation From Sweeping Your Digital Bits Away

John Pavley | Posted 04.11.2013 | Technology
John Pavley

In the 21st century a personal digital library is available to all of us who own a smartphone, computer, and an Internet connection.What happens when Facebook, iCloud, Instagram, Flickr, Google Plus, LinkedIn, and Pinterest go away? Corporations are not people but they do have lifespans.

My Thoughts on the iPad Mini

One For The Table | Posted 01.05.2013 | Technology
One For The Table

The Mini has arrived and it's a big leap forward. Having used some of the other 7-inch tablets on the market I wasn't really excited when I heard Apple had decided to crowd the market with their version.

Gerry Smith

3 Ways Consumers and Companies Can Prevent Devastating Hacks

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 08.09.2012 | Technology

Over the weekend, technology writer Mat Honan was hacked in spectacular fashion. Hackers hijacked his Google account and deleted his emails, broadc...

Jason Gilbert

2 Simple Ways To Protect Your Photos From Digital Disaster

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 08.08.2012 | Technology

Mat Honan had a worse Friday night than you did: The Gizmodo and Wired writer was hacked by two nineteen-year-old cyber pranksters, who remotely gaine...

Saving To The Cloud? Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Thinks That Might Be 'Horrendous'

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 08.06.2012 | Technology

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak prefers to feel like he "owns" his digital data and feels uncomfortable uploading it to or downloading it from another ...

iPhone Thief Accidentally Uploads Photos To Owner's iCloud Account

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 05.23.2012 | Technology

Having your iPhone stolen can be a nightmare. There's the invasion of privacy, potentially losing all your contacts, the feeling you've lost touch wit...

Not a Cloud in the Sky

Mark Burns | Posted 07.01.2012 | Green
Mark Burns

As our insatiable appetite for instant access to all of our info-stuff expands, the number of data centers containing massive servers is expanding, exponentially. And these facilities all need power. Electricity. Lots of it.

Jason Gilbert

So, What's Google Drive Good For, Anyway?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 04.26.2012 | Technology

Up until Tuesday afternoon, "Google Drive" was something you did when you wanted to learn about a violent Ryan Gosling movie. Now, however, Google Dri...

Apple's Dirty Cloud

Kumi Naidoo | Posted 04.25.2012 | Technology
Kumi Naidoo

Tech companies like Google, Facebook and Apple operate much of the Internet on 'the cloud.' In reality, the cloud is a vast network of warehouses. Much of that electricity currently comes from dirty, dangerous coal and nuclear power.

Where to Permanently Store Your Smartphone and Tablet Pictures and Videos

Hal Steger | Posted 06.02.2012 | Technology
Hal Steger

It's great to have your pictures and videos at your fingertips, but as the number of pictures and videos on mobile devices grows, this does beg the major question, where best to permanently store your mobile content?

Way Cool on the Cloud

Steven Clifford | Posted 05.13.2012 | Comedy
Steven Clifford

I figured life on the Cloud would be awesome. I could hang with the cool kids, listen to the Grateful Dead, and smoke some dope while my iPhone, computer, and iPad were effortlessly integrated. It has been bitterly disappointing.

If You're Going 'To The Cloud', What Cloud Service Should You Use?

Hal Steger | Posted 03.20.2012 | Technology
Hal Steger

Each cloud service has benefits and drawbacks. The trend is that more people are favoring personal cloud services that are easy to use and that support different mobile devices with the most types of data in a single cloud.

Microsoft Cloud Storage Comes To iPhone

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 12.14.2011 | Technology

Microsoft is really starting to embrace this iOS thing. Soon after releasing My Xbox Live in Apple's App Store, Microsoft has pushed out another ap...

2012: The Year of the Personal Cloud

Hal Steger | Posted 02.07.2012 | Technology
Hal Steger

2012 is going to be the tipping point of personal cloud adoption by mass market users, due to several unstoppable trends.

How This Tech-Savvy Teen Tracked Down His Lost iPhone

Orlando Sentinel | Arelis R. Hernández | Posted 11.16.2011 | Home

When Aaron Wood came home from a church carnival late last month, he could tell something was amiss. He checked his pockets, rummaged through his whee...

Users Report Huge Problems With Apple's Latest Downloads

Posted 12.14.2011 | Technology

By Poornima Gupta and Jim Finkle SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc rolled out its new iCloud service and latest mobile software to a chorus of ...

Jason Gilbert

If You're Always Losing Your iPhone, You Need To Get This

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 12.13.2011 | Technology

At first, Apple's new iCloud service might not seem very essential; backing up data in the cloud isn't the sexiest thing in the world, nor do most peo...

Gerry Smith

Apple iCloud: Simplifying Digital Lives Raises New Security Concerns

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 12.12.2011 | Technology

For Apple fans juggling iPads, iPhones and Macbooks, Apple's iCloud, which launched Wednesday, offers the chance to simplify their digital lives by li...

Hands On With Apple's iCloud

Posted 12.12.2011 | Technology

‪‬ By Katherine Boehret Apple devices can be addictive: People buy one tiny iPod, fall in love, and end up with three or four other Apple prod...

To Cloud or Not to Cloud? That is the Digital Question

Mike Pratt | Posted 11.21.2011 | Technology
Mike Pratt

We've become so comfortable and familiar with the ability to physically store and own our content that it might be difficult to comprehend the idea of having something that you can't actually hold.