Can Internet Relationships Be Real?

For thousands of years, our ancestors drew on cave walls; that was their way of sharing feelings and aspirations. Communication methods have evolved since, but some things never change. Love still is a most complex feeling, and humanity has found more and more sophisticated ways to express this feeling. To make a case for the…

Robo-Graders: How Accurate Are They?

I have always felt that it is grossly unfair that teachers are required to spend their leisure time performing tasks that should be paid on a per hour basis since it stands to reason that these dedicated individuals have lives apart from the school setting. Fortunately, in response to this concern, a programmer has designed…

Two Fruits + One Robot = Informed Mobile Consumer

Two fruits and a robot walk into a bar, and… Gnomie Natasja Atherton’s got a site — Two Fruits One Robot — that focuses on the technological wonders of the Apple, BlackBerry, and Android (two fruits and one robot, you see?) mobile systems. No matter your smartphone or tablet of choice, you should be covered…

Google Easter Egg Evokes Zerg Rush on Search Results

Google has had its share of Easter eggs in celebration of various individuals and events in history. Today, a new Easter egg celebrates Blizzard Entertainment’s StarCraft series with a spontaneous defense game that you can participate in by searching for the term “Zerg Rush.” Little Google Os will begin invading your screen at various points…

Rent Before You Buy with ybuy

It has always amazed me that people have fallen into the trap offered through the “Rent to Own” TV advertisements. I know that advertisers attempt to present their products as a cheaper alternative to purchasing the same product, from an appliance store, but some consumers may not realize that this is a weekly fee (for…