Monthly Archives: August 2011

BBC to bring 2012 London Olympics into the third dimension (Yahoo! News) – 1019th Edition

Yahoo! News – The Olympic Games are one of the few opportunities for the world to come together, and in 2012 you’ll be able to feel like you’re right in the (recyclable) stadium — even if you don’t have tickets. … Continue reading

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$25 Raspberry Pi computer returns, this time playing Quake III (Yahoo! News) – 1018th Edition

Yahoo! News – Remember that tiny thumb drive-sized computer that could let you surf the web, check your email, and more for just $25? It’s back, and it’s packing some gore. The pint-sized prototype called Raspberry Pi was recently shown running … Continue reading

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Wacom’s Inkling is a doodler’s dream (Yahoo! News) – 1017th Edition

Yahoo! News – The natural feeling of sketching on paper is an activity that simply hasn’t yet been duplicated by technology. Tablet maker Wacom has done its best to make digital doodling a fun and familiar experience, and while past … Continue reading

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AI chatbots engage in an awkward showdown, bring laughs (Yahoo! News) – 1016th Edition

Yahoo! News – If you’ve visited an online chatbot site before, you know how incredibly ludicrous chatbots’ responses are. Conversations with chatbots range from boring and repetitive to random and hilarious to anything and everything in between. But what happens … Continue reading

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Fuel TV’s Pat Parnell talks sports and tech (Yahoo! News) – 1015th Edition

Yahoo! News – If you’re a fan of extreme sports fan but you’re not keeping up with Fuel TV, you’re missing out on coverage from skateboarding to wakeboarding and everything in between. As technology fans, we wanted to find out what … Continue reading

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Just Show Me: How to quickly mute the volume on your iPad (Yahoo! News) – 1014th Edition

Yahoo! News – Welcome to Just Show Me on Tecca TV, where we show you tips and tricks for getting the most out of the gadgets in your life. In today’s episode we’ll show you how to quickly mute the volume on your iPad. … Continue reading

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Science fiction becomes fact as filmmaker with bionic eye explores the technology of Deus Ex (Yahoo! News) – 1013th Edition

Yahoo! News – Adam Jensen is the cybernetic protagonist of the futuristic action game Deus Ex: Human Revolution, and Rob Spence is a Canadian filmmaker who often wears a patch over his right eye. At first glance, the two don’t seem to … Continue reading

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iPhone 5: Everything we know so far (Yahoo! News) – 1012th Edition

Yahoo! News – Rumors about the iPhone 5 started flying nearly as soon as the iPhone 4 landed on the shelves last year. So far, many sources have strongly suggested that Apple’s newest smartphone may be right around the corner. … Continue reading

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Man runs 13-mile Apple-shaped route in honor of Steve Jobs (Yahoo! News) – 1011th Edition

Yahoo! News – It’s no secret that Apple fans are a dedicated bunch, so when co-founder and iconic figurehead Steve Jobs stepped down from his CEO post last week, we knew that Apple diehards would find some unique ways to honor him. Runner … Continue reading

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Tecca TV: TechLife on holographic flight attendants, beer can cars, the end of a Steve Jobs era, and more (Yahoo! News) – 1010th Edition

Yahoo! News – In this episode Hologram flight attendants serve Paris airport: Orly International plays host to futuristic gate staff This beer can car could be yours: Complete with keg storage, this roadster could be yours on eBay New high-tech … Continue reading

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