Tech weirdness over the years (Part 1)

Some tech stuff just makes you want to scratch your head in puzzled wonder.

Dormant NASA space probe revived by crowdsourcing project

Crowdsourced project funds team of space enthusiasts in bringing an antique NASA probe back to life.

New iPad and iPad mini could be here in time for Christmas

Apple's suppliers have kicked off production of the new generation of iPads, according to reports.

Hey Cortana? Are you coming to Windows 9?

Microsoft's digital assistant Cortana looks like it's moving from mobile to Windows 9 desktops.

Millions of Android gaming consoles on the horizon

In its recently launched report, Jon Peddie Research (JPR) is projecting that Android will drive video gaming on HDTVs for millions of customers by 2017.

LightFreq takes just four days to smash $50,000 Kickstarter goal

The combined light bulb and HD speaker topped the target in double quick time and it means that production of the light bulb is well on track for its February 2015 launch.

Mobile app of the day: Vivino Wine Scanner

Vivino is a super app for anyone with an interest in wine – it can help you better understand wine, and its bottle scanner aids in making wise buying decisions.

Business essentials: the open source software movement

62% of a survey of 300 IT professionals are not engaging enough with open source software becuase of concerns over security and other issues.

Is the Internet of Things the most over-hyped technology ever?

According to analysts at Gartner, the Internet of Things (IoT) is the most over-hyped technology ever and the bubble of expectation is soon going to burst.

Chromebook sales to triple by 2017

5 million Chromebooks were sold this year with more to come.

Moscow hackers take aim at former Soviet embassies

Soviet embassies in 15 countries targeted by massive cyberattack.

Taking a peek at Samsung Galaxy Note 4 leaked images

The phablet is slated for a September 3rd release but the pre-launch hype is in full swing now.

eBay goes down for 10th worldwide collapse in a year

eBay went down in the UK and it seems like it is a part of a disturbing trend for the site.

New York Courts inconsistent on social media evidence discovery

New York Attorney Arkady Bukh discusses New York Courts vs. Social Media Evidence Discovery.

Microsoft to ship $25 Nokia dumbphone

Microsoft will be shipping a new Nokia handset for $25, but it won’t include Internet access, or a camera, or a keyboard or...

Stalking your favorite celeb just got easier with SNIPP3T

Bing has just announced a new iOS app called SNIPP3T (pronounce ‘snippet’) that lets users track their favorite celebs.

Need to vent? Try John McAfee’s BrownList

John McAfee is launching a new site where people can blast companies, governments or pretty much anything.

The Baby Monitor goes Wearable Tech

Sproutling is taking pre-orders for the world's most sophisticated baby monitor. You will need a baby by 2015 to make good use of it.