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Tim Martin is a Technology specialist, who gives us insights into the technology and software that helps us to get through our day. Technology is everywhere, an increasingly pervasive part of our lives. Tim helps us make sense of it in many ways.


Kindle Fire Definitely a Holiday Favorite

The Kindle Fire is a success selling more than one million a week since its release
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USB 3.0 Will Be Standard On Intel-based Windows PCs

Next year, USB 3.0 will be a standard on Intel-based Windows PCs

Merry Christmas From Google – Free Calling Through 2012

Google has extended their free domestic calls within the US and Canada through 2012

Smartphone Health Applications Predicted to Exceed $400 Million Annually

The sports and health mobile application market will grow to over $400 million in 2016 - up from just $120 million in 2010, more than a three time increase.

Steve Jobs The Visionary Co-Founder of Apple Has Passed Away

Confirmed on Apple's website, Steve Jobs has passed away at the age of 56. Steve recently stepped down as Apples CEO, naming Tim Cook as his successor.

Is Facebook Going to Start Charging?

Worried if Facebook is going to start charging? This article is for you!

NBC Twitter Account Hacked, Causing Worldwide Panic

A hacker group called 'The Script Kiddies' tweeting about a fake attack at Ground Zero

Official US Document Found Pertaining to Yeti Search

A document has surfaced from the National Archives showing that the Government has searched for the 'Yeti'

Apple Employee Loses Next-Gen iPhone at a Bar (Again!)

Is history repeating itself for Apple by losing another prototype in a bar, or is this an elaborate publicity stunt?

Steve Jobs Steps Down As Apple CEO

Steve Jobs has stepped down as Apple CEO, but will remain a part of the company...

Skype Introduces iPhone Video Calling Over 3G and Wi-Fi

With Skype 3.0, you can now make free Skype-to-Skype voice and video calls over 3G and WiFi

New Nintendo 3DS A Health Hazard For Young Children?

Nintendo has issued a warning for children under the age of 6 to not use the Nintendo 3DS.

Apple & App Creators Being Sued Over Privacy Issues

A lawsuit has been filed against Apple and some application creators for sending personal information to ad networks without the consent of users

Word Lens Offers Real-Time Translations For iPhone Users

Instantly translate printed words from one language to another with your built-in video camera, in real time!

Mother Kills Baby For Interrupting Her Farmville Game

A Jacksonville mother charged with shaking her baby to death has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for interrupting her playing Farmville

Time Magazine’s Person of the Year is Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg was born on May 14, 1984 in White Plains, New York to Karen, a psychiatrist, and Edward, a dentist. Mark and three sisters, Randi, Donna, and Arielle, were brought up in Dobbs Ferry, New York. Zuckerberg was raised Jewish, inc

Surf The Internet For Charity Using Chrome For a Cause

Google will donate money to 1 of 5 charities depending on how many tabs you have opened in Google Chrome

McDonalds Got McHacked!

McDonald's has issued a warning to their customers who signed up for promotions or registered at any of its online sites that their e-mail address has been compromised by an unauthorized third party.

Gawker Media Servers Hacked, Commenters Usernames and Passwords Exposed!

If you have a commenting account on Lifehacker, Gizmodo, Gawker, Jezebel, io9, Jalopnik, Kotaku, Deadspin, or Fleshbot, you need to change your password

New Life Form Discovered

The life form NASA discovered in the Mono Lake, California (which is poisonous), this bacteria is made of arsenic, something that was thought to be completely impossible.