Lorien Crow




"Fifty Shades of Grey" Steams Up Publishing World

"Fifty Shades of Grey" Steams Up Publishing World

An obscure e-book built on Web buzz hit number one on the New York Times Bestseller list this week, rocking the publishing world and illustrating the growing power of digital books.
Lorien Crow in Arts & Entertainment



#HappyBirthday @Twitter!

#HappyBirthday @Twitter!

Twitter, the small start-up that could, celebrated its sixth birthday today, pondering the next move for social networking domination.
Lorien Crow in Twitter



Pick Up the Phone — Your Tattoo is Vibrating

Pick Up the Phone — Your Tattoo is Vibrating

Nokia patented a body tattoo with magnetic ink connected to its smartphones, as science and technology merge in innovative and strange new ways.
Lorien Crow in Patents



Should Companies Clean Up Their E-Waste?

Should Companies Clean Up Their E-Waste?

Technology manufacturers should assume responsibility for e-waste disposal in developing nations, a U.K. charity says, as the global spread of cell phones and computers presents new environmental challenges.
Lorien Crow in Health & Safety



Freeze! You Just Broke Copyright Law

Freeze! You Just Broke Copyright Law

Online copyright laws are becoming increasingly complex, confusing the public and resulting in unintentional legal violations.
Lorien Crow in Arts & Entertainment



Think Your Facebook Profile Is Private? Think Again

Think Your Facebook Profile Is Private? Think Again

Colleges and employers are demanding access to private Facebook and Twitter profiles, as the debate over online privacy continues to escalate.
Lorien Crow in Facebook



Having Trouble Working? You May Be "Insecure"

Having Trouble Working? You May Be "Insecure"

Internet access can lead to distraction instead of increased productivity, researchers say, resulting in a growing trend dubbed “insecurity work.”
Lorien Crow in Lifestyle



Hackers Nabbed After Leader Squeals

Hackers Nabbed After Leader Squeals

Police forces arrested five members of LulzSec on two continents Tuesday, betrayed by their own former leader as governments crack down on cyber security threats.
Lorien Crow in Hacking



Nostalgic for Flip Phones? There’s an IPhone Case for You

Nostalgic for Flip Phones? There’s an IPhone Case for You

Smartphone users nostalgic for the golden days of flip phones can relive the 90s with a “new” kitschy iPhone case.
Lorien Crow in Gadgets & Gear



Apple Creates 514,000 Jobs, But Can It Do More?

Apple Creates 514,000 Jobs, But Can It Do More?

Apple claims it created a half-million U.S. jobs, but outsourcing much of its workforce still raises questions on whether tech companies could be doing more to help the economy.
Lorien Crow in Apple