Why I’ll never use a transporter

Apart from the fact that transporters aren’t likely to become a reality during my lifetime there are some other reasons why I would never use one.

Cortana picks eight of fourteen

So it’s that time of the week again when I recount the NFL predictions made by Microsoft’s AI Cortana.

Brazilian teen beats Guinness record for speed texting

A Brazilian teenager Marcel Fernandes Filho has beaten the old Guinness record for speed texting using a new iPhone 6 Plus.

Uber exec kicks hornet’s nest

Uber's senior vice president of business Emil Michael, suggested at a dinner event that the company should hire a team of researchers and journalists to dig up dirt on members of the press who criticized the company.

Apple vs. BlackBerry: Has BlackBerry Taken Apple’s Place?

Last week BlackBerry demonstrated that, while not out of the woods yet, they can now see the way forward and their financial performance has improved massively much like it did for Apple a little over a decade ago.

Cortana picks nine in week ten

Here is my weekly round-up of Cortana the NFL-pickin’ AI’s prediction results.

Stripped down version of MS Word is top iOS free app

Microsoft has un-bundled its Office suite of products for iOS users and is now providing stripped-down versions of the applications without an Office 365 subscription.

Virtually everyone knows that texting while driving is dangerous yet 74% do it anyway

New study finds that even though 98 percent of people surveyed said they realize texting and driving is dangerous, 74 percent do it anyway.

Cortana picks 9 out of 13

Cortana remains consistant in her predictions and maintains a winning record.

Study reveals driving can interfere with Google Glass use

A new study conducted by students at South Cleveland Community College discovered that driving can significantly interfere with the normal operation of Google Glass.

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