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Wearable device punishes inactivity

A wearable set of sensors can tell when you stop moving or thinking and prods you back into activity with a series of unpleasant sensations.

By December 9, 2013


How to set up Google's Inactive Account Manager

Learn how to use this new Google service that acts as a sort of digital will for the data you have stored with Google in the event of your demise.

By April 11, 2013


Grey and inactive menu items in Adobe Photoshop CS5

An ongoing issue with Adobe Photoshop CS5 that a few people are experiencing is the menu items will not work and instead will appear greyed out after a while of using the program. In some instances only a subset of menu options will be inactive, but in other instances the full menu set will not work.

By June 10, 2010


Making sense of inactive RAM

A few users have noticed that over time the amount of free RAM on their systems seems to go down, even if the active RAM size has not changed much. When looking at the "System Memory" pie chart in Activity Monitor, its apparent that the "Inactive" memory segment seems to be growing. The question is whether or not this will affect performance, and what can be done about it?

By June 3, 2010


Don't move!? or the science of inaction

A study analyzed 286 penalty kicks and found that 94 percent of the time the goalies dived to the right or the left, even though the chances of stopping the ball were highest when the goalie stayed in the center.

By December 24, 2008


User accounts disappearing or becoming inactive

Some users have experienced an ongoing issue in which an account on the system will suddenly disappear. This is not a widespread problem, but users have been reporting it here and there for several months months.

By November 3, 2008


New iPhone OS build has support for "inactive" apps; not background apps

New iPhone OS build has support for "inactive" apps; not background apps

By April 25, 2008


Earth now has one of solar system's biggest volcanoes

Deep in the Pacific Ocean, Tamu Massif is an inactive volcano that's as big as New Mexico and comparable to the massive Olympus Mons on Mars.

By September 6, 2013


Yahoo IDs officially up for grabs

People can start requesting forgotten Yahoo usernames as the company continues to clear out inactive users from its network.

By July 15, 2013


Yahoo invites people to get a new ID

The company will reset inactive Yahoo user IDs and offer them to active or new users.

By June 12, 2013