Google has released a remote desktop app that lets you control your computer from your phone. You can control your Mac or PC from any Android device now.
Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android is an extension of existing Google software that allows to control your desktop remotely from within Chrome. First, you have to download the helper app for your computer from the Chrome Web Store (XP and up, OS X 10.6 and above, and Linux, too) and install the remote desktop app on your Android from Google Play.
Which country gets more coitus than most? How do we even know? This map claims to measure the frequency of sexy time and the duration of sex by country. Maroon means tons, and as the shade gets lighter, the frequency drops.
The Smart Highway is an experimental Dutch roadway featuring luminous road markings. It is now opened and as the video after the jump shows, the markings do glow in the dark. Seems a tad bit like Tron's grid?
An internal email unearthed by CNET sent by a Samsung executive, five days after Steve Jobs' death reveals just how brutal business is and how companies will go the lengths to squash the competition. The subject was how to leverage the death of Steve Jobs to Samsung's benefit.
Bill Gates has a patent that could prevent cameras on prying on your screens. Gates is listed as one of the inventors of the patent and describes itself as "a system for detecting and responding to an intruding camera."
See those tiny dots in the picture above? They are tiny robots, aimed at mass producing electronics in the near future. Built by a company called SRI International, they have found a way to control them using magnets.
Who pays the price at the cost of electronics? It isn't robots. It's people. And this short documentary reveals the hazards of the electronics industry in China profiling workers poisoned by chemicals and their struggle for compensation. It is the video Apple and Samsung don't want you to see.
Augmented reality is one of those things that are kind of fun to watch. So Häagen-Dazs decided to do something with it with their ice cream. This is the Concerto Timer and it uses 3D Kinect technology to create a "cutting edge" augmented reality experience. Not exactly value adding to your experience, but quite cool anyway.
Here's a hilarious spoof on technology and what happens when lawyers decide to get creative by using modern technology to help their client. Emojis? Now, that can't really help, right? Watch the video after the jump.
We are all slowly dying. and it starts at 24. Everyone's brains will start to slow down. And this is according to research from Simon Fraser University in Canada. They found that cognitive decline starts from 24.
Need a better way to alert you when your power bank is low on juice? How about getting Mr Pow? It starts out with a big LED grin on his face, but as he juices up your devices, he'll get sad. He will start to frown after that. Which is when you know it's time to charge him back up again.
BGR has the latest scoop on the long rumored Amazon smartphone. They claim that this is it. It has six cameras, and a novel hardware interface that creates a glass free 3D effect.
The phone above is covered in a protective case, so there's no way to tell what's really under that shell. The report says that this is one of two phones that the company is developing ad the first will launch with a Snapdragon processor and 2GB of RAM.