Mims Motors is Coming for Tesla

Watch out Elon! It has been an interesting ride seeing this decade embrace the electric car in all it’s glory. It has been a long time coming, yet one that is especially needed. But challenging Tesla? It has been almost impossible. Maybe that is time to change. Mims Motors Corporation, a (SAE) certified large scale manufacturer of electric vehicles, which is currently headquartered in Nevada, … Continue reading Mims Motors is Coming for Tesla

Is Apple Losing It’s Touch Or Are We Overreacting?

As people we often go with the trend when it comes to the latest and greatest merchandise. This can be because we tend to lean on said product due to convenience and familiarity, or just to say we have the latest status symbol. At times  the excitement and theatrics can cloud our ability to see whether we are receiving the greatest product  and the greatest … Continue reading Is Apple Losing It’s Touch Or Are We Overreacting?

The Continuing Woes for Samsung

Only a week after stating they had isolated the issue with the overheating Samsung Galaxy Note 7, reports are coming in that the replacement models have the same issue as well. This comes almost a month after Samsung made the executive decision to pull back and recall over 2.5 million phones. That isn’t a typo. That is almost unheard of when it comes to a … Continue reading The Continuing Woes for Samsung

Snapchat raised an addition $1.3 Billion since May 2015

Snapchat Inc. has added 120 investors and raised $1.3 billion in funding since last May. Combined with data from previous filings, Snapchat appears to have about 200 distinct investors and has raised more than $2 billion from them. Snapchat Chief Executive Evan Spiegel explores all options, in part because there’s intense demand to be a shareholder in Snapchat, which was valued at more than $15 billion … Continue reading Snapchat raised an addition $1.3 Billion since May 2015

140 Characters or Less: Twitter’s Struggle To Stay Relevant

Twitter has had a pretty interesting history. It taught us to how to be concise and brief in our thoughts. It has exposed the age gap with those who have no idea the difference between a direct message and a public time line. It has spurned revolutions (most notably the Arab spring), and has become the go to arena for breaking news. As a constant … Continue reading 140 Characters or Less: Twitter’s Struggle To Stay Relevant

Social Snacking: The Facebook Epidemic

When friends – real, live friends, not “Facebook Friends” – told me about Facebook a few years ago and urged me to sign up, I asked them what it was like. Most of them talked about it in superlatives, saying how great it was to be able to stay in touch with friends all over the world and update them on the latest news and … Continue reading Social Snacking: The Facebook Epidemic

A Samsung Smart Car In The Future?

Korean electronics giant Samsung does not want to get left behind as the auto industry accelerates into the 21st century. It has announced a series of auto-related initiatives in the last few weeks. On Wednesday, the family conglomerate announced the creation of a new team that would focus on products for the auto sector, including autonomous driving technologies and android car dvd. This of course begs the question … Continue reading A Samsung Smart Car In The Future?

Watch Out For The New Android Hack

Researchers at Zimperium zLabs have uncovered a series of vulnerabilities affecting Android operating systems that could affect millions. By simply sending a text message with an infected attachment, a hacker may be able to trigger a remote code execution vulnerability that would allow access to the targeted device. Reported earlier in April, Joshua Drake, a member of the zLabs research team, discovered what is being called “Stagefright”. Named … Continue reading Watch Out For The New Android Hack

Ashley Madison Exposed

  In what appears to be the more scandalous breach to occur of the course of the past few weeks, Ashley Madison, an online network for married people who want to have an affair, has been hacked, placing the personal data of some of its 37 million users in jeopardy of exposure. First reported by Krebs on Security, the adult-oriented website confirmed the breach late … Continue reading Ashley Madison Exposed