The First 6 People Who'll Get Google Glass

Google's finally starting to reveal the winners of its #ifihadglass promotion, and surprise! You're not one of them. Not yet, anyway, unless you happen to be one of the following six golden ticket recipients. » 3/27/13 9:34am 3/27/13 9:34am

works at the Veterans United Network, wants to use Glass in a VA hospital so that veterans see their war…

All the Major Sport Competitions Since 1903 Condensed In Beautiful…

If you like sports and awesome data visualization, you will love these posters, which can be printed to order in beautiful paper. You can choose the final playoffs of every major sport event since 1903—427 brackets from the American MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL, and MLS to the European Champions League, the UEFA Euro and FIFA's… » 7/20/12 1:00am 7/20/12 1:00am

Ridiculously Fast iPhone Typist Shames Soft Keyboard Haters

This iPhone typist/possible woodpecker earns today's Holy Shit YouTube Moment of the Day Award. I'm positive I couldn't beat him on my Droid—hell, he'd put up a good fight against me on my laptop. » 3/14/10 2:10pm 3/14/10 2:10pm

Android Developers Challenge Ends: Winners Love Location-Based Services

Back in May » 8/29/08 6:03am 8/29/08 6:03am we brought you news of the round 1 winners of the Android Developer Challenge, and now the coding-fest has come to an end, and the winners have been announced. Of our five favorites from round 1, none made it to the 10 top finalists (each earning $275,000 for the developing team) but there's nevertheless a…

Grandma Essay Contest - Somebody's In Trouble

OK. I'll admit I was pretty lax with the rules of this contest and that's my own fault. But it seems that entrant Andy has 8900+ friends or, as he admitted, a very simple PHP script and Asheesh, who ran up in the polls pretty quickly which is fishy, might have also used a script. While I commend them on their… » 8/02/05 12:44pm 8/02/05 12:44pm

Grandma Essay Winner - Vote For Your Favorite

Well, we've finally reached the end of a long, hard battle. I can honestly say that some of these entries were pretty good and, thanks to my crack judges David and Scott, we can honestly say that the following five entries are some of the best "Give Grandma a Gadget" writing to come out during 2005 in the Month of… » 8/01/05 3:01pm 8/01/05 3:01pm

Grandma Essay Runners-Up

Well, today is the day. Is everyone excited? I know I am. Before we post the top essays, we decided to post a few of our favorite essays which didn't quite make the final cut but were worth sharing. » 8/01/05 2:15pm 8/01/05 2:15pm