Contact Us
technology

technology - Page 5

ktoine, Flickr
ktoine, Flickr
[

Do You Suffer from ‘Cell Phone Vibration Syndrome’?

Ever had your phone on vibrate and thought it was buzzing when it really wasn’t? You’re not alone. Research suggests a lot of us have what’s been dubbed “phantom cell phone vibration syndrome.”

Read More

Category: Opinion Tags:
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
[

Should Young Children Be Allowed on Facebook? Mark Zuckerberg Says Yes

Facebook only allows people 13 and over to sign up for an account — but the social site’s founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, wants that to change.

Read More

Category: News Tags:
Dan Kitwood, Getty Images
Dan Kitwood, Getty Images
[

Students Won’t ‘Like’ This — Elementary School Threatens Expulsion If Kids Use Facebook

A while back, we told you about the Jewish girls’ school in Brooklyn that instituted a Facebook ban for its students, saying using the social media site violated its religious tenets.

Now an elementary school in Australia is following suit, but its demand that kids delete their Facebook pages has an entirely different reason: it’s an attempt to wipe out cyber-bullying.

Read More

Category: News Tags: ,
IKEA
IKEA
[

Revolutionary New HDTV/Blu-ray Technology Comes To Us From…IKEA?

IKEA specializes in affordable, streamlined and semi-stylish furniture that’s space-efficient, strangely named yet easy for just about anybody to put together. Oh, and their cafeteria has amazing Swedish meatballs. But the company is taking a bold step toward cornering the home-entertainment market with their latest “invention” – a combination TV stand and smart LED HDTV/Blu-ray player that reaches European markets this fall.

Read More

Category: News Tags:
myfuturedotcom, Flickr
myfuturedotcom, Flickr
[

Could Bank Tellers Someday Become Extinct?

Many of us do our banking via ATM or other electronic means, but how would you feel if actual in-person tellers didn’t exist? A few banks are testing out new systems with the possible goal of making that idea a reality.

Read More

Category: News Tags: ,
Justin Sullivan, Facebook
Justin Sullivan, Facebook
[

Is Facebook Just a Fad? — Survey of the Day

Facebook is currently preparing for what is believed will be the biggest initial public offering ever for an Internet-based company. But while Wall Street sees a bright future for Mark Zuckerberg’s social network, a surprisingly high percentage of the American don’t see Facebook as a good bet.

Read More

Category: News Tags: ,
Jerry Bunkers, Flickr
Jerry Bunkers, Flickr
[

Constantly Checking Your Work Email Could Be Harmful to Your Health

Are you addicted to checking your work email? Well, knock it off. A new study says it’s bad for your health.

Read More

Category: News Tags:
mikeblogs, Flickr
mikeblogs, Flickr
[

Amazon Reigns Supreme in Online Customer Satisfaction

What do Amazon, Apple, and L.L. Bean have in common? They all ranked at the top of their categories in a recent study tracking customer satisfaction with online retailers.

Read More

Category: News Tags:
Thinkstock/Dan Kitwood, Getty Images
Thinkstock/Dan Kitwood, Getty Images
[

No ID? No Problem – Bouncers Turn to Facebook for Age Verification

If you’ve ever been to a bar, you’ve likely had a bouncer check your ID to be sure you’re old enough to drink. But since IDs can be faked, some bouncers in the UK have a new screening method: they’re checking your Facebook account, too.

Read More

Category: News Tags:
Brave Heart, Flickr
Brave Heart, Flickr
[

Who’s Calling 911 In New York City? Butts Are

Just about everybody who has a cellphone has accidentally ”butt” or “pocket”-dialed someone at one time or another. And when this happens you just hope you don’t end up ringing an ex, or your boss at 3 AM.

But it turns out many of these inadvertent calls end up being directed to 911 — somewhere else you really shouldn’t be calling unless you have a real emergency. In fact, in New York City, 38% of all calls to emergency services in 2010 were accidental.

Read More

Category: News Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkgvo.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KGVO Club VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KGVO Club VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.