It seems like Facebook wants to be everywhere these days. They recently purchased messaging app WhatsApp for $16 billion and just this week have decided to acquire Oculus Rift, a Virtual Reality firm for $2 billion. The deal is currently pending regulatory approval but includes $400 million in cash and 23.1 million common shares of Facebook, valued at $1.6 billion, as well as an additional $300 million assuming Facebook reaches certain milestones. According to a statement released by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg "Oculus has the chance to create the most social platform ever." Read More
Social Media. It's often looked at as a simple form of communication, a place to share pictures or keep in touch with friends. We don't often think twice about the power social media has. But now, more and more, we are seeing a completely new side to these social platforms. They've become a hub for information, an insight into worlds you ...
Who remembers The Brave Little Toaster? The ambition tale of adventurous home appliances, led by Toaster, who venture out into the world after feeling abandoned by their former owner. May have seemed like just a story at the time, but now it's real! An vision of Addicted Products by Italian designer Simone Rebaudengo, brings to life a Toaster named ...
Take a look at how far technology has come in the past century, or even the past 10 years, and you'll see just how incredible the advancements have been! Toting around our tablets today, its easy to forget that just decades ago, you'd need an entire room for one computer. For this week's Throw-Back Thursday segment, we thought it'd be fun to take a look at just how far we've come over the years. Take a look at some of these incredible technology transformations! Cell Phones The first mobile phone to hit the market commercially was the Motorola's DynaTAC. Made available in 1984, t...
Everyone's favorite Irish holiday is just around the corner and we want to make sure your fully prepared for the festivities! So how can we help? As technology lovers ourselves, we thought we'd put together a list of some fun and festive apps you can get right on your smartphone. From food and drinks to games and holiday tips, here's a short list of some of the...