iPad self-portrait pictures
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 by cyberacoustics
Love it or hate it, the iPad and other tablets are becoming more woven into how we expand our creative thinking. Just as the saying goes “There’s an app for that,” now we’re seeing apps being used in very creative ways.
This isn't your dad's TV
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 by cyberacoustics
Just as computers have evolved since their inception, TVs have come a long way in the past 20 years. I’m not talking about the picture quality (although that’s also improved), but the content variety and how it’s delivered. Cable, Dish Network, and the Internet have radically changed the way we watch TV, but there are these little boxes that are going to set a new standard.
Peek-a-boo, do I want to see you?
Thursday, March 31, 2011 by cyberacoustics
Remember when Gramdma would put her hands over her face, open them up and say, "Peek-a-boo, I see you?" I'm sure we all remember this game. There is a new smart phone app coming to your mobile device that will open your eyes to pictures you may or may not want to see.
What to do - where to eat?
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 by beau
When Apple's App Store made it's official launch with the iPhone 3G, no one would have thought that those tiny little apps would change the way we discover new places and activities.
Thursday, March 17, 2011 by cyberacoustics
South by Southwest - I have to admit, this one was flying low under my radar. To most, it might not be a big event, but it has launcehd some powerful stuff. If you've never heard of the South by Southwest Interactive festival (SXSWi), your geek-tuned ears should perk up from all the big tech news this week as the conference went down in Austin, Texas.
iPad 2 vs. iPad 3
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 by cyberacoustics
Ok, the hype is growing as we anticipate waiting in line for hours this Friday. We want to be one of the first to own the iPad 2. With the iPad 2 now a reality, it comes with some limitations and imperfections. Steve Jobs, the great magician, gave us what we wanted to see but it's what we didn't see that leaves me wondering.
Cooking made simpler, thanks to Google
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 by cyberacoustics
Google unveiled a new search function last Thursday. Believe it or not, this category makes up 1% of the billions of searches Google fields every day. According to Jack Menzel, Google's Director of Product Management, the update was an "obvious candidate" for the new standalone search category.
iPad or TV? How about both at the same time?
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 by cyberacoustics
My daughter is a die-hard Grey's Anatomy fan. Thursday night at 9 o'clock, the world stops as she opens the door to Seattle Grace Hospital and walks in. Where does this leave me? Sitting on the sidelines, holding my iPad.
Up, up, and away
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 by cyberacoustics
I may be dating myself, but remember those Superman clips with him flying around in the sky? You knew you were protected with Supes flying up there. Iconic comic heroes aside, how safe are we really going to feel computing in the "cloud?"
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 by cyberacoustics
Leave it to Google to change the way we see art. Over the past 18 months, Google has been working with some of the world's top art museums to capture interactive pictures of some of their finest pieces of art.