The California DMV won’t allow Google to test its self-driving cars on the road unless they have manual controls and a backup drive onboard at all times. To get …
The Workblade, developed by Ergostanz of Abbotsford, is a project that aims to “chuck the chair” to overcome what researchers call, “our unnecessary and dangerous habit of sitting everywhere.”
It takes a certain kind of person to love a standing desk, and that kind of person will love this one. The GeekDesk is one of the best standing desks I’ve seen. It’s a little on the expensive side, but it has a built-in electronic lifting system that allows you to set the perfect height, and it can lift 335 pounds easily.
The launch of Android 4.2 brought a plethora of new features to the mobile world, but a recently discovered bug omits something fairly important: the month of December. If you take a look at the People app on any device using the new OS, the last 31 days of the year will be unavailable for contacts’ anniversaries, birthdays, and other special occasions. Google has acknowledged the issue, although it hasn’t said when it will have a fix. We’ve reached out to Google to get some more information, but have not yet received a response. In the meantime, I wouldn’t recommend depending too much on your smartphone to remember upcoming birthdays—people born in December get screwed out of enough presents as it is.