Sci/Tech News

Worldwide Gmail outage reported Friday

Second update: As of 3:20 p.m., Gmail appears to be back up and running. Update: As of 3 p.m., Gmail appears to up sporadically. The App Status Dashboard shows Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Talk, Google Dri...

The Breakdown on Streaming Video Devices

The era of watching live TV has long passed.  Now we’ve even moving beyond DVRs and Netflix.  The new age of television lies in streaming video.  Devices like Roku, Apple TV and Google’s Chromecast have taken a...

Chemicals from Fracking May Cause Infertility

Hydraulic fracturing has long been a controversial issue for environmental concerns, but a new study shows that several chemicals used in the process could pose a danger to the body’s hormones and potentially c...

Is your WiFi killing your houseplants?

The lack of a green thumb may not be the only contributing factor to the early deaths of your houseplants. A recent experiment conducted by high school students in Denmark suggests that Wi-Fi routers may be dam...

5 cases for the 2014 computer

As I've been saying for months now, computers aren't dying. Now we're getting into some computer cases that prove this fact. Today, I want to discuss a little cyber-surgery. It's not cheaper to build your ow...

Hey, Facebook, Enough with the Secret Changes

Unbeknownst to the millions of Facebook users, the website has once again taken it upon itself to make a change that affects everyone without really asking for permission first. Back in April, Facebook start...