Nerd Vittles Daily Dump
146.6K views | +17 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!

Review: Apple's all-new 12

Review: Apple's all-new 12 | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
With the launch of its new ultra-portable 12-inch MacBook, Apple has signaled that the future of notebooks is here. The future does indeed look bright, though the initial cost and compromises made in building the new MacBook should keep most people from buying in -- for the first generation, at least.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

The Big Picture: Chevy's self-driving concept car is straight out of sci-fi

The Big Picture: Chevy's self-driving concept car is straight out of sci-fi | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Thought that Mercedes' F 015 self-driving car was futuristic? It looks old hat next to GM's autonomous electric concept, the Chevrolet-FNR. The pod-lik
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

The new spam: interactive robo-calls from the cloud as cheap as e-mail

The new spam: interactive robo-calls from the cloud as cheap as e-mail | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Cloud-based "outbound interactive voice response" is being embraced by telemarketers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

L.A. school district wants multimillion-dollar refund for failed iPad program | Cult of Mac

L.A. school district wants multimillion-dollar refund for failed iPad program | Cult of Mac | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
LAUSD wants back the money it wasted on iPads. Photo: Jim Merithew/Cult of Mac The Los Angeles Unified School District is demanding a multimillion-dollar r
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

How to see everything you’ve ever Googled (if you’re so brave)

How to see everything you’ve ever Googled (if you’re so brave) | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Google now lets users download the search data it has on them.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Google Announces new Android Wear Update bringing WiFi, Always-on Apps and Display, and Much More! | Androidheadlines.com

Google Announces new Android Wear Update bringing WiFi, Always-on Apps and Display, and Much More! | Androidheadlines.com | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Today, Google announced a pretty large update to Android Wear, which should be rolling out soon. Google says that the update will be hitting all seven Andr
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

FBI Unit Gave Flawed Testimony Against Defendants In Almost All Trials Before 2000

FBI Unit Gave Flawed Testimony Against Defendants In Almost All Trials Before 2000 | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON, April 19 (Reuters) - The FBI and U.S. Justice Department have acknowledged that almost all of the experts in a forensic unit dedicated to microscopic hair comparison gave flawed testimony against defendants before 2000, the Washington Pos...
Nerd Uno's insight:

Oops. Sorry. Really?

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

BMW steps into augmented reality with AR driving glasses for Mini

BMW steps into augmented reality with AR driving glasses for Mini | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
BMW thinks augmented reality can help you drive better.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Accessory makers are solving Apple's MacBook problem

Accessory makers are solving Apple's MacBook problem | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
We like Apple's 12-inch MacBook with its sleek look, high-res screen and scant mass -- but we have a big problem with the single USB-C port. For one, it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Bad software update kills many Wink smart home hubs

Bad software update kills many Wink smart home hubs | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Now for the downside of a house loaded up with "smart" devices to allow remote control and monitoring: turning your home into a computer means computer-l
Nerd Uno's insight:

So much for testing!

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

The Right Dose of Exercise for a Longer Life

The Right Dose of Exercise for a Longer Life | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Two new studies suggest that the ideal dose of exercise for a long life is a bit more than many of us currently believe we should get, but less than many of us might expect.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Apple could be America's first $1 trillion company

Apple could be America's first $1 trillion company | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Apple's software business could be the 'secret sauce' that carries the iPhone maker from a $700 billion company to America's first $1 trillion company.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Leaked barge video shows SpaceX rocket landing up close

Leaked barge video shows SpaceX rocket landing up close | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Another day, another video angle looking at the almost-landing of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket. This time, the video is from the barge itself, although there
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Apple's new MacBook may sound disappointing, but it's a taste of the future

Apple's new MacBook may sound disappointing, but it's a taste of the future | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
A review of Apple's latest MacBook.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Android Wear’s biggest update ever takes aim at the Apple Watch

Android Wear is getting a new update today that’s easily its biggest yet. Google’s introducing several new features that change how we use our watches, from Wi-Fi support to hand gestures and...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Google's Smartwatches Now Let You Leave Your Phone at Home | WIRED

Google's Smartwatches Now Let You Leave Your Phone at Home | WIRED | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Your phone can be across the room or across the world, and your Google watch will still work.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Microsoft Embraces Apple Watch With OneDrive Update For Viewing Photos From Your Wrist

Microsoft Embraces Apple Watch With OneDrive Update For Viewing Photos From Your Wrist | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Despite having its own wearable on the market with the Microsoft Band, Microsoft will support the Apple Watch, it appears. The company recently rolled out an..
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Android Wear update takes the fight to Apple Watch

Android Wear update takes the fight to Apple Watch | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
A new software release for Android Wear brings a slew of new features designed to challenge the Apple Watch
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

The New Screen Savers: TWiT resurrects the show that launched tech video into the stratosphere | ZDNet

The New Screen Savers: TWiT resurrects the show that launched tech video into the stratosphere | ZDNet | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
At the 10-year anniversary event of This Week in Tech, Leo Laporte and the TWiT team announced that on May 2 they are bringing back the variety show that made tech shows a thing.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

New Laws for New Threats Like Drones and Bioterrorism

New Laws for New Threats Like Drones and Bioterrorism | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Drones, bioterrorism and other futuristic threats require a new legal framework
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

What The Apple Watch Could Be

What The Apple Watch Could Be | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
What is the Apple Watch? The simple answer is Apple's first smartwatch. In fact Apple calls it its "most personal device ever". But early reviewers have..
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Jon Stewart: why I quit The Daily Show

Jon Stewart: why I quit The Daily Show | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Stewart’s decision to retire as host of the satirical news show after 16 years has left liberal America in mourning. So why is he leaving just before an election – and what will happen when he steps out from behind the desk?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Google Search Is About To Change In A Big Way

Google Search Is About To Change In A Big Way | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends websites on smartphones and tablets in a shift that's expected to sway where millions of people shop, eat and find information....
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nerd Uno
Scoop.it!

Download 26 paid Android apps for free from Amazon for a limited time

Download 26 paid Android apps for free from Amazon for a limited time | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Amazon's own Android phone may have been an absolute bust, but the company's Android app store is an entirely different story. The Amazon Appstore is accessible on all Android smartphones and table...
more...
No comment yet.