Global tech company IBM has patented a drone system which employs cameras and biometric sensors to deliver coffee to people it has identified as looking tired. The patent description refers to office staff deemed to be in a needy ‘cognitive state’, who can then receive a caffeine boost lowered from a hovering drone via an ‘unspooling string’. [Read more…]
We all know the feeling. The light bulb feeling, its normally followed by the face palm, when you realise your phone had some or other awesome capability that would have been super useful, had you only known about it. It was probably in the user manual, but that thing is a coaster, right? So, to help you out we’ve put together some secret iPhone tips, so that when you are having the iPhone versus Android spat with your significant other, AGAIN! You are guaranteed to win – this time anyway! [Read more…]
The recent cryptocurrency craze has settled, but it has certainly not faded away. Bitcoin is still flying high after making headlines across the world, and although it may not be the new world currency as some were prematurely suggesting, it has left a profound legacy. Both in terms of the potential brought by digital currencies, and the blockchain technology used by cryptocurrency. [Read more…]
Podcasts have been around for a long time, longer than many seem to think. The trend first started in earnest as long ago as 2008, but did not catch on in terms of popularity. At least, it did not catch on as much as platforms such as YouTube. For the most part, podcasts were considered niche. Or to be more accurate, they were considered niche until recently.