Nerd Vittles Daily Dump
138.2K views | +1 today
Follow
Nerd Vittles Daily Dump
Latest technology news
Curated by Nerd Uno
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Founders Of YouTube Take On Vine & Instagram With New Video App

Founders Of YouTube Take On Vine & Instagram With New Video App | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
YouTube Founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen are at it again. This time the duo’s company, AVOS, has built a video creation app that allows users to quickly and easily record video. The name of the app is MixBit and is launching today for iOS.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

50% off Packt Pub Ebooks this week - O'Reilly Media

50% off Packt Pub Ebooks this week - O'Reilly Media | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Welcome Packt - Deals
Nerd Uno's insight:

DISCOUNT CODE: WKPCKT expires 8/15/13 at 5:00 am PT

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

More Surveillance Abuse Exposed! Special DEA Unit Is Spying On Americans And Covering It Up

More Surveillance Abuse Exposed! Special DEA Unit Is Spying On Americans And Covering It Up | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
As Americans sort through their feelings regarding the disclosure of the massive collection of metadata by the National Security  Administration, we are now learning of what may be a far more insidious violation of our constitutional rights at the...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

REPORT: DEA Covering Up Spying Used To Investigated Americans

REPORT: DEA Covering Up Spying Used To Investigated Americans | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
By John Shiffman and Kristina Cooke WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (Reuters) - A secretive U.S.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

South Korea says concerned about U.S. decision on some Apple models

South Korea says concerned about U.S. decision on some Apple models | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
SEOUL (Reuters) - The South Korean government on Monday expressed concerns about the decision by the United States to overrule a sales ban of some Apple Inc models.The Obama administration
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Obama administration vetoes ban on sale of some Apple iPhones, iPads

Obama administration vetoes ban on sale of some Apple iPhones, iPads | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The Obama administration vetoed a U.S. trade body's ban on the sale of some Apple iPhones and iPads, a rare move that upends a legal victory for smartphone rival Samsung Electronics Co.
Nerd Uno's insight:

Talk about the pot calling the kettle black...

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Raspberry Pi and Arduino to get cellular access with SIM card add-on

Raspberry Pi and Arduino to get cellular access with SIM card add-on | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Kickstarter promises Internet connectivity anywhere for tiny computers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Comcast Thinks $5 Discount Is All Customers Need To Give Up 95% Of Monthly Data Allotment

Comcast Thinks $5 Discount Is All Customers Need To Give Up 95% Of Monthly Data Allotment | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
More than a year after Time Warner Cable somehow began suckering people into severely limiting their broadband usage to only 5GB/month -- the equivalent of a few HD Netflix movies -- for a mere $5 ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden granted asylum in Russia, leaves airport

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden granted asylum in Russia, leaves airport | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Edward Snowden, the man at the heart of the National Security Agency information leak, was granted asylum from Russia Thursday and finally left the airport.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

U.S. Outlines N.S.A.’s Culling of Data for All Domestic Calls

U.S. Outlines N.S.A.’s Culling of Data for All Domestic Calls | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The formerly classified papers outline a program that is collecting records of all domestic calls in the United States. Their release comes as top officials are testifying before the Senate.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

The ultimate "Butt Ugly" BMW All-Electric i3

The ultimate "Butt Ugly" BMW All-Electric i3 | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
BMW's i3 hatchback is the automaker's first genuine, built-from-the-ground-up electric vehicle. As you'd guess, the car introduces a number of other firsts for the German company. Chief among them...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Google Chromecast review: can you make your dumb TV a smart one for just $35?

Google Chromecast review: can you make your dumb TV a smart one for just $35? | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
More InfoGoogle introduces Chromecast, a $35 HDMI streaming solution for televisionsGoogle Chromecast hands-onGoogle cancels free Netflix
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Hackers Gain Control Of Some Car Functions Using A Laptop

Hackers Gain Control Of Some Car Functions Using A Laptop | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Two computer hackers who have successfully managed to hack into and manipulate a pair of widely-owned automobiles will present their findings at the Def Con hacking conference in Las Vegas this week.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Obama Administration Proposes Bringing Back Key Part Of SOPA: Streaming = Felony

Obama Administration Proposes Bringing Back Key Part Of SOPA: Streaming = Felony | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
We might never see Sophia Grace Brownlee's fantastic Nicki Minaj impression, or this adorable ukulele cover of Jason Mraz's "I'm Yours," or even a young Justin Beiber performance again if the Department of Commerce gets its way.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

This Mashup of Every Single Superman Is Totally Dreamy

This Mashup of Every Single Superman Is Totally Dreamy | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
A Redditor created a facial composite of the five actors who have portrayed the Man of Steel.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Google Unveils Android Version of 'Find My iPhone'

Google Unveils Android Version of 'Find My iPhone' | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Google today unveiled the long-anticipated Android Device Manager service, which will roll out to users later this month.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

The 6 Ways Apple Should Copy Google | Cult of Mac

The 6 Ways Apple Should Copy Google | Cult of Mac | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
It feels like Apple is falling way behind. But I don’t think that’s true. I believe Apple puts enormous brain power and good judgement into envisioning the
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Researchers reveal how to hack an iPhone in 60 seconds | ZDNet

Researchers reveal how to hack an iPhone in 60 seconds | ZDNet | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Three Georgia Tech hackers have disclosed how to hack iPhones and iPads with malware in under sixty seconds using a "malicious charger." UPDATED.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Goldman Sachs: Motorola Moto X price could be $299; device costs $225 to produce

Goldman Sachs: Motorola Moto X price could be $299; device costs $225 to produce | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
A 21 page report from trading house Goldman Sachs confirms that the price of the Motorola Moto X will start at $299 off contract; in case you were worried that the wholly owed Google subsidiary couldn't turn a profit at that price, the report...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Apple Reportedly Ramping Up For New iPad Mini With Retina Display Later This Year | TechCrunch

Apple Reportedly Ramping Up For New iPad Mini With Retina Display Later This Year | TechCrunch | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Apple is indeed gearing up to put a Retina display in next version of the iPad mini, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

NSA Director Defends Surveillance Programs at Black Hat Security Conference

NSA Director Defends Surveillance Programs at Black Hat Security Conference | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
LAS VEGAS — The head of the National Security Agency, Gen. Keith Alexander, in his keynote address at one of the largest security conferences in the world, strongly defended the...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

CEO Sweetens Dell Offer by 10 cents to Wipe Out 18% of NO Votes

CEO Sweetens Dell Offer by 10 cents to Wipe Out 18% of NO Votes | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Michael Dell and Silver Lake Management LLC sweetened their offer for Dell Inc. to about $24.6 billion, conditional upon new voting rules that would tilt shareholder support in their favor.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

New Momentum For NSA Reform After Amash Amendment, Senators Say

New Momentum For NSA Reform After Amash Amendment, Senators Say | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The House failed to adopt a measure halting the NSA's bulk data collection last week. But the reform momentum is building.
more...
No comment yet.