When I saw a picture of Wired's Mech at Comic Con I was in awe. This is worth a watch if you have a few minutes and like exoskeletons (who doesn't?).
Business Insider has a nice list for this morning. I'm not sure I really care about all ten things they list, but they are nice to know. Four of them are about Jeff Bezos buying The Washington Post. The two that caught my eye were the fifty people that showed up to volunteer for a one-way trip to Mars and a third-party Apple iPhone power cable electrocuted a woman to death.
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning In Tech
Gadget Lab lists seven things they love, including the new Nokia Lumia 1020, a
phone with a 41-megapixel camera. I researched that phone the other day. Too
bad it is a Windows Phone 8.
I might have to back this project on Indiegogo. I certainly want some of these when they hit the market! This Little Sticker Works Like an Anti-Mosquito Force Field
I have (and wear) the Pebble phone. It's not the big deal it could be with the right apps, but it's still an okay watch. Who these people are and the promises they make are fascinating. Will they deliver? Mysterious smartwatch maker Kreyos raises $1 million on Indiegogo
Lists of things other people think you'd like
I'm always looking for the best iPad Apps. Most of these are the ones are the solid ones that have been around for a while, but it's a good list to review periodically. Maybe my apps will be on the list someday. (Ha!) 50 Must-Have iPad Apps
I don't have an Android phone, but I do have a Kindle Fire. Once I figure out how to find Apps for that I'll review this list! 50 Best Android Apps for 2013
And I'm always on the lookout for more websites to waste my time. Just kidding. 50 Best Websites 2013
In the Gaming World
Being a veteran WoW player (now retired - again) I'm always fascinated by how Blizzard intends to handle the subscription problem. Content is no longer good enough for the $15/month payment (IMO). I also read that Blizzard has lost another 600,000 subscribers (I don't know what time frame that is). I'll do some research on that later. Blizzard Backs Away from Subscriptions for Its Next Big MMO
We flee to games to escape real life. We flee from games back to life! Life imitating art. I won't say anything else. Zynga's CityVille Comes To Life With Kre-O Line
This is just the beginning. The holo-deck is coming closer all the time. Oculus Rift Plus Motion Controls Make Shooting Almost Too Realistic
During the late 90s every kid wanted one of these. My dear daughter wanted one, but I don’t recall if I was that nice to her. Now she has a chance to get one again. Great. Tamagotchi Are Back In This New Free App