Should We Fear Our Modern Technology?


Some would say we live in a modern wonderland of technology. We certainly have far more electronic diversions that at any time in history. The old popular board games, such as Monopoly, have almost been relegated to the back of the attic in favour of all the enticing and fairly addictive games that one can […]

Why Your iPhone Will Never Be More Entertaining than Your Actual Television

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Let’s face it, you’re kind of attached to your iPhone. Helping you cure boredom, answer questions, and keep in touch with friends, it’s no wonder you consider the gadget a prized possession. Yet, your iPhone will never entertain, relax, and excite you quite like your trusty TV. Your TV won’t ever need charging and certainly […]

MyGolfLeaderBoard app [review] Golf Leader Board apps

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Are you a golf lover? Then look no further, myGolfLeaderboard is the app you need! MyGolfLeaderboard brings real time scoring to golfers. Now you can watch the leaderboard and see how every player in a match is doing, in real time. It also helps to create new events and form group among friends to play […]

iExplorer HD [review] for iPhone, also available on iPad

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With iExplorer HD you can virtually travel anywhere and be able to open your files from the comfort of your iPhone/iPad. It is not just the cloud servers like Google Drive, DropBox, Sky Drive, CloudMe, Box, Google Docs and Microsoft Live Mesh that it can access but Windows sharing servers as well. The app is pretty easy to […]

WorldPenScan BT – Wireless Portable Pen Scanner and Translator

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This cool pen scanner works with Mac, Windows and Android devices. You can attach it wireless via bluetooth or use the included USB cable. The WorldPenScan BT works fine as a single line scanner, but the real appeal is in the translation functionality. You can translate between 200 languages, so this gadget could be very […]

Tech Update: The New Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

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Forget about the iPad mini, Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 is on its way, expected to be released this Q2 of the year. Even in Germany, Samsung rules the mobile market. Samsung proves to be the global leader in providing top Android mobile lines by beating Apple’s iPhone 5 in terms of patronage. This first quarter […]

Are You Stuck to the Web? – Internet Usage [infographic]

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Hello, my name’s Matthew and I’m an internet addict. No, just kidding about being addicted to the web (I hope), but I often wonder what I’d do without it. Even though I strive to maintain a balance between my “online time” and “real world time”, I must admit – every aspect of my life depends […]

Cheaper, better LEDs are inspired by fireflies

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It seems like every week there is another bimimicking technology that is inspired by one insect or another. The iridescence of butterfly wings have inspired holographic solar panel coatings, water strider insects have inspired water-striding robots, bumblebee behavior is inspiring better computers and that’s just scratching the surface. Now, it’s the firefly’s turn. The structure of the firefly’s lantern […]

Steve Jobs’ yacht – Venus, revealed in the Aalsmeer, Netherlands (VIDEO)

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Venus, Steve Jobs’ 250-foot yacht, has finally been revealed in the Netherlands. The photos and videos of the boat were first released by Dutch blog One More Thing, and show the details of the meticulously-designed boat that Jobs’ commissioned six years ago and designed with the help of minimalist designer Philippe Starck, ABC News reported. The vessel, […]

Watch a Stunning HD Video of the Mars Rover Landing

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A YouTube user spent four days creating this two minute video showing NASA’s  Mars Curiosity Rover descending to the surface of the Red Planet. This historic landing was part of the Mars Science Laboratory mission, which might help NASA plan a human exploration of Mars in the future. Apparently, the YouTuber somehow enhanced the footage […]

How Smartphones Tracking Can Help in Increasing Business Productivity?

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Smartphones are playing a major role in several critical fields such as health and education by running a variety of apps. In the same way, smartphones are also helping different businesses to reduce cost, plan well, and meet the predefined official milestones on time. The most common milestone for any business would be to increase productivity. It goes […]

MLM: Multi Level Marketing is not reinventing the wheel, it’s still Network Marketing

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The craze seems to be picking up again … or did it ever diminish?  More and more people are becoming interested in Multi Level Marketing, MLM in short.  Even though MLM has existed since the beginning of time, most people are still unsure of what it actually is and how it works.  There have also […]

Blog Commenting Platforms: The Bad and The Good

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I have been recently debating on the best comment system for My Time Matters Blog. Granted there are only three commonly used ones to pick from … well, five if you include the standard WordPress comment system and Echo – won’t be discussing this one as it’s not free and is still a work in […]

Richard Branson’s Bash at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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On the forefront of things it’s interesting to see how certain events shape themselves into progressive connections. In case you didn’t know. Sir Richard Branson started a chain of record stores called Virgin Records, after that the Virgin brand grew rapidly during the 1980s. At that time Virgin Atlantic Airways was set up and the […]