technology

Instagram Is Making Changes to How It Shows You Posts from Your Friends

You complained, and Instagram listened. The popular social media app says it will make changes to its algorithm-based feed. Yes, your photo feed is about to return to more of a chronological feed, instead of that algorithm-feed, which never seemed to show you the photos you wanted to see. The...
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Nerd Talk: Finally a Pill For Tracking Your Farts

Australian "scientists" have invented an ingestible pill whose design allows it to track the build-up or depletion of gas in your guts. It's a fart pill... for tracking farts. Seriously though, understanding how all those craft beers turn to farts in your guts is an important element of...
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iPhone

Apple Will Reportedly Replace Batteries for iPhone Models 6 & Newer

Now, according to ‘USA Today,‘ Apple may be amending its original announcement.
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How to stop package thieves the Tacoma way

There's nothing worse than getting robbed. Well, maybe not nothing , but getting robbed definitely sucks, especially when what was stolen from you was meant to be a gift for someone else. Unfortunately, that's all too common these days when so many of us do our holiday shopping (and most other...
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Nerd Talk: The First Text Message Was Sent 25 Years Ago

It was before the notorious Nokia brick phone, that along with cockroaches will survive the (not) imminent nuclear war, the first text message was sent between one awesome computer engineering nerd and the CEO of a giant cellphone company. It was December 3, 1992. Unlike today, there was no sending...
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dropleaf

Dropleaf is Like the Netflix of Indie Gaming!

Seattle, Bellevue and beyond are putting Washington on the map for gaming thanks to some juggernauts like Microsoft, Bungie, and of course Valve, but like anything that is a behemoth of an industry, outliers will step away from the big names and try to find their own niche. I had little notion of...
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What to Expect as Apple Unveils New iPhones Today

Today is the big day! Apple will unveil the latest (and greatest) version of its popular iPhone today. The announcement will be made during Apple's keynote address. The address begins around 1pm ET. The iPhone, which is actually celebrating its 10th anniversary, is expected to get a complete...
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