We're still a long way more to go to cure Alzheimer's but the scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have developed a drug that may just reverse memory deficits and slow the disease. In elderly mice that is.
Google CEO Larry Page appeared at the company's I/O developers conference today, and capped off the lengthy keynote presentation with a speech about the future of technology. He also talked about how negativity in the press and between rival companies are hurting innovation.
BlackBerry announced at the BlackBerry Live Keynote today that it will be launching BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) for iOS and Android this summer. It is a big move for the company. What would this mean for their devices?
Google Glass is just a pair of weird looking specs that can take photos and videos and search things and give you directions. But the promise of it is bigger. And developers have been getting their hands on Google Glass and have begun to see what they can build with it.
Yes, Glass can be useful. But like every gadget misuse, you can cause some problems of your own. If you thought taking a picture of someone you don't know with your phone was rude, then Glass has bigger problems than that.
Lady rapper Kraeyshawn made it big a few years ago when her hit single "Gucci Gucci" exploded on the internet. And the latest news concerning this young rapper is that she's pregnant. But don't expect her to coo over the news. Check out this a recent post from her Tumblr, pretty much explains just how overrated pregnancy really is:
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Yahoo will be integrating tweets into the news stream on Yahoo.com. According to Marissa Mayer, who delivered the news in a blog post , the company views tweets "as [an] important information source for many of our users.".
Google Glass is getting more apps. They are from Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and CNN and more. In a "Developing for Glass" session during its I/O conference yesterday, Google announced several big name apps for its Glass.
Instagram announced that users could start tagging themselves and others in photos last two weeks ago, through their iOS and Android apps. Those have been filling up a hidden profile section called "Photos of You", which goes public on Thursday.
You can create your own Glass apps without having Glass or any coding experience. Called Glass Sim, it is a prototyping tool for Google Glass that will let you create a quick visualization of what the app you think of looks like if it became a reality.
This internal Microsoft video spoofs Google's Chrome, and it warns consumers that the browser will track them across multiple devices. The ad is actually a parody of Google's Chrome: Now Everywhere ad (the last video below), and it parodies it down to the background mumsic.
Have ever dropped a snack in your handbag only to reach in and pop it in your mouth? According to researchers at Initial Washroom Hygiene, you'd be better off licking the surface of a toilet seat. The researchers found that these bags are harbor bacteria than most toilet seats: