25 Apr 2014

Why Japanese watchmakers have no time for smartwatches

Author: CarolIreland | Filed under: News

If the Rufus Cuff smartwatch is anything to go by, some people want a lot of hardware on their wrists. The crowdfunded watch is truly massive: 8 centimeters wide, with a 3-inch touchscreen, Wi-Fi, GPS and other features that make it seem like a smartphone strapped to your arm. The US$279 behemoth might look unwieldy to some, but backers love it.

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Why Japanese watchmakers have no time for smartwatches

25 Apr 2014

Surveillance, ICANN transition dominate Brazil NETmundial meeting

Author: 10killsmore | Filed under: News

A global Internet governance conference in Brazil concluded Thursday with a strong focus on countering surveillance, including asking for a review of the implications on privacy of existing practices and legislation.

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Surveillance, ICANN transition dominate Brazil NETmundial meeting

25 Apr 2014

Pinterest puts its posts in the spotlight with ‘Guided Search’

Author: rifisaverm | Filed under: News

How do you find the best food recipes or clothing on Pinterest that’s just right for you?

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Pinterest puts its posts in the spotlight with ‘Guided Search’