Technology

Video Games Might Be Warping Our Minds — Health Check
Is your kid hooked on video games? New research says simple brain-wiring may be to blame.
Brain scans conducted on 154 teenagers who played video games at least nine hours per week found the structure and activity in the part of the brain associated with reward processing was larger than in those who…
Genetically Modified Rice Can Be Used in Lieu of Human Blood
Scientists have found a way to genetically modify rice as a replacement for human blood. The idea is to extract a protein containing human genes that could then be used in lieu of actual blood to help burn victims and those who’ve suffered massive blood loss.
It’s seen as a viable solution to shortag…
Blackberry Says Sorry! Have Some Free Apps.
Trying to make amends for massive outages last week, Research In Motion (RIM) have promised BlackBerry users free premium apps and a month of technical support. Co-CEO Jim Balsillie acknowledged in an interview that RIM has come under intense pressure...
Toyota Imagines a Future With Interactive Car Windows [VIDEO]
Eventually, your car options may not be limited to just choices about color, transmission or even GPS. If Toyota has its way, you’ll also be mulling over interactive window features.
These futuristic pieces of glass, called “Windows to the World,” will be far more than just a way to watch the miles f…
Ronnie Dunn’s New App – And It’s Free
Ronnie Dunn will be live in concert in Yakima on July 21st at the Sundome.  In the meantime, you can get Ronnie’s brand new mobile app!
The Ronnie Dunn app gets you the latest Ronnie Dunn news, photos, videos, and tour dates sent straight to your phone! You can download the fre…
Friskies Makes iPad Apps for Cats [VIDEOS]
Given how popular cats are on the internet, it’s no surprise that Friskies — makers of delicious cat food (or so our cats tell us) for over 50 years — recently rolled out a line of tablet-based apps just for cats. Featuring movements, shapes and colors tailored to appeal to kitty’s sensibilities, yo…
Nintendo Unveils Next Wii System [VIDEO]
The annual E3 event is the place where they unveil all the new video game technology, systems, games, ect. A lot of buzz has been going a round for Nintendo to release details of what will be the next Wii system. Apparently, it's called the Wii U...
Sony Playstation Network Was Hacked
You know your mom who doesn't trust anyone with anything and that all computers are bad? She may be on to something. After rumors for the past week that hackers got into the Playstation Network (PSN), Sony has finally admitted that it was, indeed, hacked - including all of your information.