Latest Posts Blog

shezow review 0

Surprise – gender-bending SheZow does not bring about apocalypse and end of childhood

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7K3z-CRNi-E?rel=0&w=560&h=315] Last night saw the premiere episode “SheZow Happens” of the contentious gender-bending show SheZow. If you haven’t heard of the it:¬†Guy is typical teenage boy who inherits a power ring that turns him into female superhero SheZow. In the week before the premiere, various media outlets began to...

0

Facebook announces Verified Pages: Twitter-style

Facebook today announced that Pages and profiles of prominent figures, brands and artists can now be verified. Before now, fake pages were able to draw great numbers of fans while official pages lost out. Similar to Twitter, a blue check mark will now appear next to the name of the...

0

Samsung unveils Galaxy S4 Mini

Samsung has just announced the newest device to its smartphone lineup, the Galaxy S4 mini. As with the S3 mini, however, the little brother of the company’s flagship phone promises equivocal performance in a more portable design, but delivers poorly on specs. The S4 mini is powered by a lesser...

0

Hands on: New Google Maps

In 2005, Google officially announced its mapping service. While there were some less-featured aerial mapping services beforehand, Google implemented an easy-to-use service that could be used by everybody with a web browser. Just a few months later, Google released the Maps API, which now accounts for 15 percent usage of...

X men marvel 0

Pick of the Week 5/29

X-Men #1 I’ve been excited about X-Women since Marvel announced it a few months back. And I was not disappointed. Of course my favorite part of it is Jubilee – yeah we got Jubilee! And in addition to the yellow jacket and sass she’s got a baby! A baby-who-might-be-an-evil-force-of-death. Still...

0

Rain sensing wipers explained

Many cars these days including the New generation Toyota Camry Atara SL are equipped with a system known as Rain sensing wipers. By simply setting the windscreen wipers to Automatic and the system will then automatically turn on or off, when there is water on the windscreen from either rain,...

0

DAC Explained

Many off road vehicle such as the new Toyota Rav 4 come with a system known as DAC or Downhill assist control, this form of system is available as standard on Automatic vehicles only. This intelligent system allows for feet off driving on steep off-road descents when engine braking alone...

0

The Xbox One: what you need to know

Microsoft has finally unveiled its new games console and the gaming world is alive with debate. But for those who missed this long-anticipated announcement, here is a summary of everything you need to know about the Xbox One. What’s in the name? The Xbox One has baffled a lot of...

Half Past Danger IDW 0

Pick of the Week 5/22

Half Past Danger #1 Half Past Danger goes by quickly as each page is stringed together with witty and gritty dialogue and interesting angles. The rough-and-tough soldier, dinosaur and dark-lidded damsel on the cover conveys the mixture of noir and sci-fi themes in the story. The first two-thirds of the...