An older friend of mine made the statement, “I think that the massive amounts of storage that we have now promotes lazy programming.” So let’s talk about that!
THEO Power launched a Kickstarter in May of last year. THEO created a iPhone battery expansion that attaches to a slim iPhone case (you can see the old design in the image below). Unfortunately, due to lack of exposure and public interest, the THEO Power project did not reach full funding. Lucky for us, THEO doesn’t let go of great idea.
Uber is a massive ridesharing service that originated in San Francisco and now operates in multiple countries across the globe. Recent news has been portraying Uber in two very different lights. There is Uber: the new, cheap and convenient way to commute, and then there is Uber: the business destroyer and privacy invader. So which is it? As large and extensive of a company as it is, it is much more complicated than it seems.
Shortly after Elon Musk announces that he is seeking to launch microsatellites to spread affordable internet across the world, Google announces their move to send balloons over Australia. Google’s Project Loon is looking to launch 20 balloons over Australia next month. Google has a vision to spread the internet into rural and remote locations and provide emergency internet when emergency situations occur.
As you can see, Tech Urchin has undergone a major overhaul! Be sure to take a look around and send us a message about what you think! We are excited to release our new look and layout and want to celebrate by doing a little giveaway! Get excited, everyone, because these are no small prizes!