Breaking News

Tag Archives: Technology

“Alexa, Play KTXY”

Amazon Echo Dot with Alexa

It’s the device everyone wants: Amazon Echo or Echo Dot. Did ya know Alexa makes hanging with Y107 a lot easier too? We’ve seen and heard that Alexa, the voice of your Amazon echo, can do a ton of pretty awesome things if you just ask. One of those things is playing your #1 Hit Music Station.  As you may have …

Read More »

Major Phishing E-mail Attack Is Probably Sitting In Your Inbox

Gloved hacker at the computer keyboard

If you open your e-mail, there’s a really good chance there’s an e-mail in there from “hhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh@mailinator.com”, or something similar, with a google docs attached to it. Don’t click it! I get it, it’s tempting. We received it earlier to y107@zrgmail.com. I immediately deleted it. A co-worker wasn’t so lucky however. And now, we’re seeing it definitely is not an internal …

Read More »

Best Foot Ball Ever?

On February 5th Americans will gather around their TVs and tune in to watch Super Bowl LI. Watching the Super Bowl at home this year is going to be one hell of an experience. As it turns out Super Bowl LI is going to be one of the most technologically advanced games ever to air. The Fox Sports broadcast will include 4k …

Read More »

Alexa Don’t Buy That!

Technology advancements have helped make our lives more convenient and easy. However, there are some hiccups that happen along the way. Take our phones and Amazon Echo’s Alexa AI for example.

Read More »

Food Breathalyzer

Having gas is never a fun time and there are times where it can be highly inconvenient. A new device is looking to help you stay away from foods that could give you really bad indigestion. It’s like a breathalyzer for food, it works with your smartphone the device is called AIRE. It can read the amount of gas that …

Read More »

Uber People

The next time you get into an Uber, you can now specify a person rather than just a place as your destination. The update is called Uber to Person and allows users to sync their contacts with the Uber app. After that step, instead of just typing in the address of the place you want to go just put the name of a person …

Read More »

Flying Uber

Uber has been looking into self-driving technology for a while now, they actually debuted the first self-driving taxis in Pittsburgh last month. So if you call for a Uber in about 10 years, you might get a car that drives itself. Or, you may not be travelling in a car at all. You see, Uber is working on technology that would allow drones to fly …

Read More »

SnapGlasses

Snapchat has unveiled something rather interesting, video-recording Glasses. Snapchat calls them “Spectacles”, which can record 10 seconds of video at a time by tapping a button on them. The video then gets uploaded to the Snapchat app via bluetooth or Wi-Fi. The “Spectacles” will be available for sale later in the fall on a limited basis for $130. The Video-recording glasses …

Read More »

The Iphone 7

It’s September, which means the start of the football season, and of course the arrival of fall and the unveiling of Apple’s latest iPhone. Today Wednesday the 7th, Apple unveiled the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus during an event in San Francisco.

Read More »

The Future of Transportation

  Well we might not have flying cars yet but technology has come a long way and this new form of transportation looks like something right out of a Sci-fi movie.  There is a bus that is being invented that quite literally drives over traffic! No Seriously this thing is called the Transit Elevated Bus and it could very well be the future of transport.

Read More »