With New Patent, Microsoft Kinect Can See Who’s Watching

Microsoft has filed a patent for a technology that would let Kinect detect how many people are consuming content at a given time — a tool that may protect digital content rights at the risk of alienating consumers concerned about their privacy. Kinect would monitor Read More …

Egg Industry Declares War On Eggless Eggs

Courtesy of Hampton Creek Foods   Hampton Creek Foods, a tech-centric San Francisco food startup that develops plant-based egg replacement products, has attracted some very high-profile investors, including PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, and lots of media attention in the past year. Enough attention, apparently, to Read More …

JetBlue giving away free flights abroad to people whose candidate loses in November

http://twitter.com/#!/JetBlue/status/253471969910067202 The general election is fast approaching, and with it comes Americans threatening to leave the country if their candidate doesn’t win. That’s where JetBlue comes in. In its “Election Protection 2012″ sweepstakes, the airline is giving away free trips to one of five destinations Read More …

Who’s Winning the Pinterest Election?

Of all the major social networks having an impact on this year’s presidential election, Pinterest is the newest. And while some of the once-red-hot buzz around the image-sharing network has died down, both the Barack Obama and Mitt Romney campaigns maintain an active presence there. Read More …

Your Attitude is Key to Your Job Search

Dave Sanford is the Executive Vice President, Client Relations at Winter, Wyman. Dave has been helping clients as they set their recruiting and hiring strategy for over twenty years. To learn more about Dave and how to leverage Winter, Wyman for your business visit www.winterwyman.com. Read More …

Community Post: A Three-Step Plan To Save Our Reality Singing Shows

View this image › X Factor winner Tate Stevens. Last night The X Factor’s second season ended, more with a whimper than a bang. When the show’s U.S. launch was announced three years ago, it was one of the most hyped beginnings in television history. Read More …

34 coisas sobre videogames que as crianças de hoje nunca experimentarão

Muito. Muito. Sopro de cartucho. 1. A majestade dos cartuchos dourados. View this image › datedtechnology.tumblr.com Só um jogo como A Lenda de Zelda poderia vir em ouro. 2. Controles que são conectados a um console COM UM CABO. View this image › controllers101.greenrobotgamer.com Sempre Read More …

Samsung Gear Fit: A Fitness Wristband With a Curved Screen

Samsung’s Gear Fit, unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, is much more compact and lighter than the other two Gears.Image: Mashable, Stan Schroeder BARCELONA, Spain — Samsung threw a curveball at the Mobile World Congress here: In addition to the Gear 2 and Read More …

Online Shopping Campaign Blasted As “Sexist” And “Humiliating”

1. View this image › Mic Mac Mall, located in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, has 160 stores. I wonder how many of the stores that sell young women’s clothing approve of these ads? This new back-to-school campaign currently heads up both their home page and their Read More …

5 Road-Tested iPhone Apps for Journalists

Students at the University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism took an eight-week crash course in mobile reporting, using iPhones to cover breaking news scenarios and conduct interviews. After coming to grips with all the apps and gear on offer, students Casey Capachi, Evan Read More …