Archive for June, 2008

Search Engine Incest and the DeGmailing of Google

Yahoo, Google, Microsoft — yadda, yadda, yadda. Am I the only one sick of hearing a new announcement about two of the companies either merging, not merging, talking about merging, or thinking about merging every goddamned day?

Thursday, June 12th, 2008 | Continue reading

Security Slip Left Unfixed for Five Months

Critical utility systems across the world have had a security hole that could let anyone hack in. We knew about it five months ago…but didn’t get around to fixing it until last week.

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008 | Continue reading

The Hidden Effects of WiMax

A group of tech companies has formed an alliance to encourage WiMax innovation — but there may be a few side effects execs haven’t considered.

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008 | Continue reading

iPhone 3G’s Privacy-Defying Powers

The long-awaited iPhone 3G has finally been revealed — and this baby’s gonna have some serious spying power.

Monday, June 9th, 2008 | Continue reading

Considering The Robot Romance

I’m thinking about trading in my girlfriend for a few really advanced robots.

Monday, June 9th, 2008 | Continue reading

Friday Headline Humor

It’s a relatively slow day in tech news, but leave it to our friends at Wired to bring us some much needed relief.

Friday, June 6th, 2008 | Continue reading

Google’s Universe Domination: What’s Next?

Google’s gaining new ground in what can only be described as a mission to control the universe. A new deal with NASA got me thinking: Is there anything these chaps can’t do?

Friday, June 6th, 2008 | Continue reading

Celebrity MySpace Secrets Exposed

MySpace has fixed a security flaw that let you see anyone’s private information. Fear not, though: We documented the top five celebrity MySpace secrets you weren’t supposed to know.

Wednesday, June 4th, 2008 | Continue reading