If you prefer your time wasting to come in the form of digitally slashing fruit, Halfbrick's latest effort will be sweet, sweet music to your ears: a massive Fruit Ninja update. Calling it "the biggest update ever", Halfbrick has more or less overhauled the game with new features, design changes, and improvements.
Drones are a growing part of society, which is still trying to figure out how they should -- and shouldn't -- be used. Among this debate is under what circumstances law enforcement can use drones for surveillance, and whether they need a search warrant to do so. California, usually a state that favors such measures, has moved against a bill requiring police to get search warrants for drone use.
Patent lawsuits are nothing new, but there has been a lull in the legal battles recently, something that has come to a screeching halt with the revelation that Microsoft has sued Samsung. The reason? The company says that Samsung owes it a relatively hefty sum of money in the form of unpaid interest.
The world seems enamored with burgers lately. First Burger King drew a lot of attention by releasing an all-black burger (we ate one), which included black cheese and black buns. McDonald's ripped its idea off to a small degree and released a similar version in Shinjuku. Now the latter company is back with another burger of note -- the Batman Burger.
This past summer, BitTorrent revealed its Bundle paygate, and last month Radiohead's Thom Yorke used that platform to launch his new album Tomorrow's Modern Boxes. This was a notable milestone, being the first paygated torrent to launch, and now a mere week later, more than 1,000,000 downloads have happened.
Solar power is an important part of our future, but in many ways it is still too expensive. The Ohio State University has helped lessen that issue with a new device it created -- a solar cell that serves as its own battery, doing so using a type of panel design that introduces air into the "breathing" battery.
On Wednesday, Hulu announced the arrival of a "reimagined" version of the Hulus Plus app for the iPhone. With the newest update comes new features tucked away in various design additions (there is a trio of new panels), as well as better usability in the form of a trimmed, tweaked app design. We've got all the details for you after the jump.