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: Programmer Makes Bot To Capture Sunsets and the Time-Lapses are Insanely Beautiful

A Seattle programmer found a way to keep you from ever having to miss a gorgeous sunset again, and he's made the code for it available for free! We keep ourselves so busy feeding the big data machine with modern circuit training - two minutes on Facebook - switch - two minutes on Instagram - switch...
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RADIO 94.7 Tech Survey

Here at RADIO 94.7 we rely on your feedback to make us who we are!! And we want to know how YOU think we can do better in the digital age. We’re doing our annual tech survey, and we need you to tell us how you use media and technology in your daily life. We're not gonna lie, the survey will take...
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white pill

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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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.
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Lyric speaker

Nerd Talk: This Lyric Speaker Brings Music To Life

https://lyric-speaker.com/ Look, you can pretend that you don't like karaoke - I certainly keep that charade up... until I'm at the bar with a couple pops in me and a song comes on that I love. Just try and fight that urge to sing and gesticulate - it's nearly impossible. I think that's what makes...
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cell phone

The next big puzzle game on your dumb phone is here

I don't know if it's my mother's love of puzzling, my ability to solve the Rubik's cube in under 30 seconds, or just the need to avoid conversations with people on the light rail, but we're always looking for a new cool game to get sucked into.
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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. _informq.push(['embed'>); The iPhone, which is actually celebrating its 10th anniversary, is...
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