1. 100th Monkey

    How Apple let a hacker remotely wipe an iPhone, iPad, MacBook

    From zdnet.com, the story of how a user's data on his iPhone, iPad and Mac were lost and his accounts hacked:On Friday, I wrote about how Gizmodo's Twitter account was hacked. It turns out that this was Apple's fault. Let's take a step back. Over the weekend, it quickly became clear that the...

    New iPad unveiled! Details on Apple’s new tablet

    The new iPad is here. Apple unveiled a new version of its hit tablet on Wednesday, adding more power, an optional 4G Internet connection, and a supersharp HD display, but keeping the overall look and feel of the previous model. Apple CEO Tim Cook and other company execs showed the device at a...
  3. Unhypnotized

    TSA Agent Caught With Passenger’s iPad in His Pants; Allegedly Took $50,000 in Other Goods, Cops Say

    Matthew Hendley Broward Palm Beach New Times Thursday, July 7, 2011 While most Transportation Security Administration employees are busy groping people or taking naked pictures of them, the cops say one of those employees was putting fliers’ electronics down his pants. The Broward Sheriff’s...

    Tablets crowd gadget show, chasing iPad's tail

    LAS VEGAS – Big tablets and small tablets, white ones and black ones. Cheap ones and expensive ones. Brand names famous and obscure at the starting line of a race where the iPad is already a speeding dot near the horizon. It's impossible to walk the floor at this year's International Consumer...

    Microsoft's answer to the iPad is still in pieces

    SEATTLE – Instead of unveiling an elegant response to the iPad, Microsoft came to the tech industry's premier gadget show with a collection of exposed computer guts. Microsoft's biggest news was that the next version of Windows would run on the style of cell phone chips that power the iPad and...

    [Inspiring] Father's app lets disabled son 'speak' thru iPad

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Victor Pauca will have plenty of presents to unwrap on Christmas, but the 5-year-old Winston-Salem boy has already received the best gift he'll get this year: the ability to communicate. Victor has a rare genetic disorder that delays development of a number of skills, including...
  7. Truth Vibrations

    CNN launches new iPad app

    http://cnn.com/video/?/video/tech/2010/12/13/holmes.ipad.cnn.app.cnn Michael Holmes demos some of the main features of the new CNN iPad app, including viewing CNN in broadsheet and slidethru format. You'll also be able to monitor all the breaking news and latest videos.

    Apple Store gets in on Black Friday action

    Hit Apple’s (AAPL) online store today and you’ll see a banner ad below all the usual images advertising products like the iPhone and iPod Nano. Proclaming, “Wrap it up this Friday,” the ad boasts a “special one-day shopping event” for the upcoming Black Friday, the massive shopping day that...

    UK Retailer Pulls Toshiba Folio 100 Tablet From Stores

    U.K.-based consumer electronics vendor Dixon's Retail on Monday confirmed that is has pulled Toshiba's Folio 100 tablet from store shelves because of high return rates. The Folio tablet, which started shipping to consumers earlier this month, has been pulled from the shelves of retail stores...
  10. Unhypnotized

    A Detailed Look At Global Wealth Distribution

    Tyler Durden Zero Hedge Oct 12, 2010 By now it should be common knowledge to everyone that in American society, the top wealthiest 1 percentile controls all the political power, holds half the wealth, and pays what is claimed to be the bulk of the taxes (despite mile wide tax loopholes and...
  11. Unhypnotized

    Trouble sleeping? Maybe it's your iPad

    By John D. Sutter, CNN (CNN) -- J.D. Moyer decided recently to conduct a little experiment with artificial light and his sleep cycle. The sleep-deprived Oakland, California, resident had read that strong light -- whether it's beaming down from the sun or up from the screens of personal...