The US Military invests billions of pounds in technology. But to keep the Strait of Hormuz, close to Iran, open, it's using an unusual, but no less innovative, technique: mine-detecting dolphins.
The BBC's announced a few year-end stats for its iPlayer service, claiming that nearly two billion TV and radio shows were streamed during 2011. Mobile connections are powering growth, with tablet viewing up nearly 600 per cent year-on-year.
This is hardly surprising given that Microsoft rather shockingly bought Skype last year, but here's official confirmation -- Windows Phone users will soon have full Skype access through their mobiles.
LoveFilm’s still on a mission to tie-up any and all content studios in its war with the new streaming aggressor Netflix. This time it’s managed to snag a bit of US TV with an ABC Studios deal, that’ll put Castle, Grey’s Anatomy, Desperate Housewives and others up for on-demand streaming.
With a wired and wireless version of Apple's aluminum keyboard on my desk, I'll often find myself typing away on the wrong one. And that's exactly the problem Matias is trying to solve with their new line of One keyboards.
Whether you're at home or stuck in prison, dropping the soap in the shower is something you'll want to avoid altogether. So once again magnets have improved the human condition with this soap holder that ditches the rope.
If you can live without an amazing view, you can save a lot of money when renting an apartment. But why make that tradeoff? With these Better View blinds you can have the best of both worlds.
CES saw the release of a few new additions to the extreme action cam genre, but the theme this year was buit in wi-fi letting jackasses and thrill-seekers stream their adventures. Including Liquid Image's new Ego which does full HD.
Look, we've got enough problems as it is with walking corpses rising from the grave and trying to eat us. Last thing we need is someone crawling out of the ground a week after the fact just because they were really, really drunk. Our friends at Oobject have 12 of the best safety coffins money can buy.
I'm not the only one troubled by Google's new Search Plus Your World — Google's aggressive push to include social results in its search that seems to favour Google+ over other social media services. So is the FTC in the US.
The next time you find yourself with an extra external hole in your gut, you'd better hope one of these new tourniquets is on-hand. Otherwise, you could well die.
The nerdiest thing our Matt Buchanan ever wanted was an awesome powerline router. I'll see your nerdiness, Matt, and raise you one. Hy-Fi Routers crossbreed Wi-Fi, ethernet, powerline, and MoCA to give you a mutant baby of ultimate internet reliability. The dream of consistently fast 100Mbps internet all over my apartment is so close I can almost taste it.
The term 'cute' and 'tool' aren't often associated, but I can't think of a better way to describe this tiny screwdriver designed to look like a miniature tank hanging from your keyring.