June 6, 2011 – Apple has made its annual announcement of this year’s new offerings and upgrades to the tech-savvy Apple developers today.  Steve Jobs came back from medical leave for the reports at the conference leading the way with this year’s newest hype. iCloud, OSX Lion, iTunes Match feature,...
Batavia, IL- Physicists have discovered a new particle at Fermilab, the U.S. Department of Energy’s particle accelerator outside Chicago. No, it’s not the Higgs Boson, nor is it the graviton. It’s a baryon, which is made up of three quarks (typical examples of baryons are the proton and neutron). This...
June 8th, 2011 - According to a study by Northwestern University, minority kids spend 25% more time a day using electronics — everything from TV’s, mobile phones, computers, video games and other media — than their white peers.  The results are being given to experts in Washington D.C. who work in both...
Trypanosomiasis, or more commonly called sleeping sickness is possibly getting new drug treatment. Animal trials went well, with no serious adverse effects.  Traditional drugs, administered by IV, are hard on a person’s body and can themselves be lethal sometimes.  The new drug is a pill which a patient can...
Seoul, South Korea - Attorney Kim Hyeong-seok filed a lawsuit on behalf of over 27,000 iPhone users in South Korea claiming the iPhone and Apple have violated their privacy. In what became a PR battle for Apple, users claimed in their suit that Apple wrongly recorded and stored user location and...
The 45,000 Verizon Wireline workers that went on strike on August 6 have decided to return to work on Monday, without a new contract and no guarantee of any benefits. Feeling the pressure from half of all its Wireline workers out on strike, Verizon decided to extend the current contract...
Facebook is unveiling its new video chat at its Palo Alto offices.  The news is creeping out from Facebook, along with AT&T saying it is offering and launching a series of new phones with an enhanced Facebook app that allows for the front facing camera to be used inside...