37 Results for

myopia

Article

Samsung mimics Apple, right down to Jony Ive-style voice

Technically Incorrect: A new ad lauding Samsung's design credentials bears a stunning resemblance to every video lauding Apple's design credentials.

By May 3, 2015

Article

Pink Floyd's Roger Waters: Silicon Valley is 'a gallery of rogues and thieves'

Technically Incorrect: Railing against the digital takeover of music, Waters says that he was lucky to be a part of the true music business, not the allegedly thieving one it is today.

By May 3, 2015

Article

Nadella praises Google's marketing (sarcasm or envy?)

Speaking at the Fortune Brainstorm conference, Microsoft's new CEO says he can learn from Google because it markets its moonshot products well. But what did he really mean?

By July 15, 2014

Article

BlackBerry on list of brands most likely to disappear in 2015

24/7 Wall Street insists that the BlackBerry brand is at death's door. However, it predicted the same thing in 2012.

By July 13, 2014

Article

Teen ends relationship like he memes it, becomes Web hero

Kane Zipperman's girlfriend cheated on him, but wants him back. His posting of their exchange is less communication and more a certain art. But is it real?

By June 5, 2014

Article

Detached retina linked to over-texting in the dark

A young Chinese man who constantly texted his girlfriend at night has emergency surgery for something more associated with the elderly, report says.

By June 3, 2014

Article

Smart phones make you short sighted, Brit eye surgeon claims

The increase in myopia in young people is down to the rise of smart phones, one British eye surgeon claims.

By August 17, 2013

Article

iBlind? Smartphones make you shortsighted, doctor claims

A U.K. eye surgeon insists that the incidences of advanced myopia have increased 35 percent since the launch of the smartphone.

By August 16, 2013

Article

VrAse turns your smartphone into VR goggles

A simple 3D-printed case currently seeking funding on Kickstarter can convert your smartphone into the display on a VR headset.

By September 3, 2013

Article

Dear iPad pedestrians, this has to stop

It seems that some pedestrians aren't content with staring into their iPhones. They now unwrap their iPads and merrily flounce down the street.

By October 6, 2012