Apple Gets Patent Approved That Allows For Easier GPS Directions For Users

Directions are about to get a little easier thanks to patent filed by Apple In 2013. The patent, which is entitled "Humanized Navigation instructions for mapping applications", was approved this week and will allow for more user friendly directions while traveling. For example. Instead of hearing the usual, "take a left in approximately 400 feet", the user will hear... read more

John Romero Reveals That He Experimented With The Idea Of Paid Mods In 1995

Whether your a modder that works tirelessly  to turn the latest video game r into a masterpiece of their own, or a gamer eager to play someone else's modded version of their favorite video game, I think we can all agree that the idea of paid mods just a day dream to the general public back in 1995. To John Romero, co creator of games like Quake and Doom, the idea... read more

Google Removes Ability To Use Old Version of Google Maps, Millions Of Users Join Google Maps Boycott

Besides horrible design and excessive bugs, millions of users hate, even despise the new Google Maps for a variety of reasons, including that fact that the new Google Maps is very slow and it just doesn't seem to work right. You can't find what you need and it can't find many places because search just doesn't work right. Until today, Google allowed users to use the old... read more

Craigslist Gets Upgrade, Now Allows Users To Hide Posts And Automatically Hides Flagged Posts

Craigslist got a major update today, that now allows you to hide listings from the search and automatically hides posts you have flagged, with the option to undo the hiding of the post if desired. This is a great feature update, so it's too bad it hasn't been publicized so more people could know about it. When you flag a post on craigslist, now the listing that you... read more

WordPress Gets Major 4.2 Update Which Includes Many New Features and Improvements

Wordpress got a major update today, including a number of new features and improvements. General updates: Press This: Press This button got an update, allowing you to more easily share content across the web to your blog. Press This is a bookmarket that you can drag to your bookmarks bar and share youtube videos, twitter, and more. Extended Character... read more

How To Take A Sneak Peak at YouTube’s New Transparent Tool Bar

Want to see You tube's new transparent control panel before the new design is rolled out? Well now you can by just following these simple instructions. If you are using Chrome, you will first need to download a cookie editor on your computer. You could try using the EditThisCookie extension. Now that you have a cookie editor downloaded on your computer, you now just... read more

YouTube Rolling Out New Subscription Based Service To Avoid Ads, but Will It Solve The Problem Completely?

Tired of seeing ads before you watch a video on YouTube? Wish there was a way to avoid those pesky car and sports commercials? YouTube now has a solution to that problem, but like most things in life, it won’t come free, and it might not fully take care of the problem that it wishes to solve. Bloomberg confirmed earlier today that an email was sent to YouTube video... read more

Tutorial: How To Record or Stream Gameplay from PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Wii U, and More

If you want to record your gameplay from your console or do live game streaming through a service like Twitch, you need several things. In short, the list of what you need for game recording or game streaming are as follows: 1x Game Console such as PS3, PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Wii, or Wii U 1x HDMI Splitter / HDCP Stripper, 1x Game Capture Card, 1x Television or... read more

Twitch Experiences Security Breach, Requires Users To Change Their Passwords

Due to a recent security breach, Twitch has reset all user passwords and stream keys. Now all users will need to reset their password in order to be able to log in. In this bulletin today, Twitch stated, "We also recommend that you change your password at any website where you use the same or a similar password." Twitch further stated that any users who were... read more

The Internet Of Things | Are You Ready For The Promise Of A Connected World?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is emerging as the third wave in the development of the Internet. The 1990s' fixed Internet wave connected 1 billion users while the 2000s' mobile wave connected another 2 billion. The Internet of Things has the potential to connect 10 times as many (28 billion) "things" to the Internet by 2020, ranging from bracelets to cars, blurring the... read more