Articles By jd speedy

Samsung deem Olympics epic enough to merit Galaxy 3 launch

Samsung deem Olympics epic enough to merit Galaxy 3 launch

After much speculation - and many rumours quashed - Samsung has decided on a date to launch the Galaxy SIII...

April 16th, 2012 jd speedy
Google and FCC called out by watchdog

Google and FCC called out by watchdog

While the FCC fined Google last month for its light treatment of privacy laws in the collection of data for...

April 16th, 2012 jd speedy
Toronto police want carriers to disable stolen cellphones

Toronto police want carriers to disable stolen cellphones

According to the Toronto police, handset thefts are up. And since it's quite easy to just activate that phone on...

April 16th, 2012 jd speedy
Facebook wasn’t the first to bid for Instagram

Facebook wasn’t the first to bid for Instagram

Turns out the much-argued over $1 billion that Facebook ended up paying for indendant photo filtering and networking app Instagram...

April 16th, 2012 jd speedy
Interview: The future of the Internet

Interview: The future of the Internet

On this week's Radio IT World Canada, Daniel Burrus joined us to talk about the future of the Internet, technology...

April 13th, 2012 jd speedy
An actual look inside a Foxconn plant

An actual look inside a Foxconn plant

For the first time, official video has been released by Apple that shows the inner workings of one of the...

April 12th, 2012 jd speedy
Ontario looking to enact cellphone user protection plan

Ontario looking to enact cellphone user protection plan

It's hard to think of the severe penalties in Canada for breaking a cell contract as unfair. It's not that...

April 12th, 2012 jd speedy
New app claims to let you program dreams

New app claims to let you program dreams

But who will save you from Freddy? Probably not this app which was designed by a British pyschologist. Dream On is...

April 12th, 2012 jd speedy
FusionIO makes the PC part I want but can’t have

FusionIO makes the PC part I want but can’t have

I've been a bit obsessed with SSD technology for a while now. The idea of having a hard drive that's...

April 12th, 2012 jd speedy
Throw out your case, your phone should repair itself

Throw out your case, your phone should repair itself

If it works, Toray Advanced Film might put a whole bunch of businesses - and Mall booths - out of...

April 11th, 2012 jd speedy