Monthly Archives: October 2011

Large Scale Hacks: U.S. satellites infiltrated for 12 minutes (Yahoo! News) – 1352th Edition

Yahoo! News – It’s one thing for hackers to target a video game network or newspaper website, but setting sights on United States government satellites is an entirely different situation. A new report released by Congress shows that’s exactly what … Continue reading

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Tecca TV: TechLife on UFO tree hotels, giant Lego men washing ashore, China owning the moon, and more! (Yahoo! News) – 1351th Edition

Yahoo! News – Thanks for joining us here at TechLife on Tecca TV, where we give you the 5 best technology-meets-lifestyle news stories in only 5 minutes! We enjoy bringing you a bit of Friday Fun to you each week. … Continue reading

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9 astounding Halloween costumes (Yahoo! News) – 1350th Edition

Yahoo! News – When you consider pumpkin carving and Halloween light shows, it becomes clear that Halloween is the most creative celebration of the year. The costumes, though, are what really knock Halloween creativity out of the park. Everyone gets … Continue reading

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Just Show Me: How to find games for your Android phone (Yahoo! News) – 1349th 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 find and download games on … Continue reading

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Hotel wifi not what it used to be? Your iPad may be to blame (Yahoo! News) – 1348th Edition

Yahoo! News – Hotel wifi has never been the best internet connection for many people, but it might actually have gotten worse recently. The New York Times reports an increasing number of complaints about hotel wifi so slow you can … Continue reading

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Redbox follows Netflix’s lead, ups prices by 20% (Yahoo! News) – 1347th Edition

Yahoo! News – We should all know by now that in the entertainment world, nothing stays the same for too long. Earlier this year, Netflix split its DVD-by-mail and instant streaming services into two separate offerings, effectively upping the price … Continue reading

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Two Girl Scouts present educational app to big business (Yahoo! News) – 1346th Edition

Yahoo! News – Girl Scouts are becoming more and more high-tech, and the introduction of new science and technology badges is merely one of the moves the organization is taking to ignite young women’s interests in the fields. Thanks to the … Continue reading

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Astronauts play zero gravity tricks aboard the ISS (Yahoo! News) – 1345th Edition

Yahoo! News – Thanks to years of fascinating videos from NASA, we know quite a bit about life aboard the International Space Station. We’ve seen the crew conduct experiments, makes repairs, and play with robots, but actually living aboard the massive space barge … Continue reading

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Just Show Me: How to use Windows 7 desktop gadgets (Yahoo! News) – 1344th 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 use desktop gadgets in Windows … Continue reading

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5 of fall’s most outrageous and actually useful gadgets (Yahoo! News) – 1343th Edition

Yahoo! News – The web’s on fire with weird gadgetry. iPod-charging toilet paper holders, martini-mixing robots, and dog poop vaporizers just to name a few. If you can imagine it, it’s probably out there. And this fall brings yet more outlandish … Continue reading

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