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There will be more new jobs in solar than oil by the end of 2016

There will be more new jobs in solar than oil by the end of 2016

According to numbers tabulated by Indeed, the world’s highest traffic job site, the solar panel industry will be the largest energy job producer by late 2016. The drop in job listings for those in the oil industry have occurred because of falling profits accompanying a decrease in demand. Over the past two years, oil job postings are declining by around 12.6% ... Read More »

NASA Just Released 56 Of Their Technology Patents For Free Public Use

NASA Just Released 56 Of Their Technology Patents For Free Public Use

NASA’s treasure chest of freely available resources isn’t just good for your laptop’s wallpaper. Last week, they released 56 of their previously patented technologies into the public domain for anybody to use. Along with this news, NASA also announced their new searchable database that contains over 1,000 expired patents already in the public domain. Users can now can easily search through patent categories including ... Read More »

There’s ANOTHER Hidden Message Inbox On Facebook

There’s ANOTHER Hidden Message Inbox On Facebook

Facebook Messenger is one of the most relied-upon communication platforms in the world today. Last year, 800 million people were using the social media giant’s messenger service. To put that into perspective, collectively its users sent 9.5 billion photos each month through the chat service. I dread to think how many of them were nudes… Now, you may think that ... Read More »

New Technology Means Passports Could Soon Be A Thing Of The Past

New Technology Means Passports Could Soon Be A Thing Of The Past

It looks like passports could soon become a thing of the past as new technology could allow us to carry them on our smartphones. UK company, De La Rue, is working on a solution for that moment of horror we have all felt at some point: “Where the fuck is my passport!?” A spokesperson for De La Rue told The Telegraph ... Read More »

This Gun Looks Like An iPhone, Which Is A Terrifying Development

This Gun Looks Like An iPhone, Which Is A Terrifying Development

An American startup has decided to act against popular consensus and produce a gun that is easier to hide, and harder for anyone to identify. The ‘Ideal Conceal’ is a .380-caliber derringer with two bullets loaded in two barrels, and when it is folded in a closed position it looks like an iPhone. The ‘Ideal Conceal’ website says: Ingeniously designed ... Read More »

This is how hard it was to send email in 1984

This is how hard it was to send email in 1984

“I see you have your computer linked to the telephone line, can you tell us how you did that?” Those are the words of a Thames TV host back in 1984 explaining the first steps needed to send an email before most people even knew what email was. Even for long-time Internet users, the imagery in the video is pretty ... Read More »

This Is Why ‘F’ And ‘J’ On A Keyboard Have Those Little Bumps

This Is Why ‘F’ And ‘J’ On A Keyboard Have Those Little Bumps

Every single day we come across things that are completely strange and obscure, yet we never stop to question their existence because they have become commonplace. The reason why there is a little bump on the ‘F’ and ‘J’ on our keyboards is one of these things. If you work with computers then you’ve probably noticed the grooves before, but never thought ... Read More »

New Government Bill Requires WhatsApp And iMessage To Weaken Their Own Security

New Government Bill Requires WhatsApp And iMessage To Weaken Their Own Security

When it comes to modern day communication, the messaging apps WhatsApp and iMessage really do rule the waves. In fact, WhatsApp have just celebrated reaching ONE BILLION subscribers – an incredible milestone. That said, it seems the celebrations may be coming to an end. The Investigatory Powers Bill (or, Snoopers’ Charter), is to be passed by the UK government after ... Read More »

So Apparently THIS Is How Much It Costs To Manufacture An iPhone

So Apparently THIS Is How Much It Costs To Manufacture An iPhone

Apple, who are well known for keeping their cards close to their chest, gave ABC a rare glimpse into their Chinese factories. ABC news reporter Bill Weir got a look into the iFactory but his report unwittingly gave more information than it perhaps intended. Although we all know full well how much an iPhone costs to buy, we are completely unaware ... Read More »

Tutorial for downloading and deleting your entire Google Search History

Tutorial for downloading and deleting your entire Google Search History

If you think your Google Search history contains something offensive and distasteful, here is how you can delete it We had reported that Google now allows you to download an archived list of everything you have ever searched for since the time you have been on Google. The downloadable archive contains all the terms and keywords you have googled including the ... Read More »