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Something Sweet

Tech-geeks and chocolate lovers, your sweetest dreams have come true. CocoJet, 3D Systems’ Hershey’s chocolate 3-D printing machine, is the “tastiest new technology featured at at CES 2015.” Let the sweet news melt on your mind for a minute. Mmmm, yes, there’s now a delicious machine that prints chocolate on-demand.  Imagine a MakerBot exclusively for […]

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BRICK HEAD

KNOCKED OUT! CROOK KNOCKS HIMSELF OUT WITH BRICK! In an extreme case of instant karma, a crazed thief knocked himself out with his very own brick. The crook was seen caught on camera in this video that has gone viral. With the Tech Explosion leading to surveillance cameras everywhere, nothing is left to the imagination. […]

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UBER COOL!

UBER CELEBRATES PRESIDENTS DAY IN D.C. This past week, on President’s Day, Uber celebrated the day by offering Washington, D.C. riders the chance to coordinate multiple Uber Cars in an “Ubercade”. This offer was only available in the D.C. area. Users of Uber were notified about the offer directly. Of course, this lead to many […]

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SUPER CREEPY

VP BIDEN GOES VIRAL TODAY WITH CREEPY IMAGE In today’s world of the Tech Explosion, NOTHING goes unnoticed. In the latest gaffe by our beloved Vice President, Joe Biden has heated up the Internet by getting super cozy with the wife of the newest Defense Secretary….right as he’s being sworn in for duty! Totally nuts! […]

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WATER BOUNCE!

UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER CREATES “HYDROPHOBIC” SURFACE   Two scientists at The University of Rochester have created a metal surface so water repellent, that water simply bounces right off the material. The scientists, Chunlei Guo and Anatoliy Vorobyev, used a method of laser-etching to create the new miracle surface. This new surface makes Teflon coatings look downright […]

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APPLE BOOMS

DEVELOPER JOHN H. MEYER’S TAKE ON APPLE Fresco News Founder and CEO John H. Meyer has a unique take on Apple’s latest quarterly results. John H. Meyer has a very unique perspective on Apple’s latest record-breaking quarterly results. With revenue of over $74 billion dollars and profits of over $18 billion dollars, Apple has just […]

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KIDS REVIEW 4 KIDS!

PRODUCT REVIEW: ZenWheels Micro Car The ZenWheels Micro Car is a really cool little gadget that will keep you entertained for hours and hours. The quality of this tiny little car is amazing. As you’ll see in his online review, Henry Meyer takes the Mico Car for a spin. ZenWheels Micro Car Review by TechTubeHDReviews […]

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$31,000 TIP!

PIZZA DELIVERY GUY GETS TIPS FROM THOUSANDS The power of The Tech Explosion reveals itself yet again! In an incredible turn of events, a pizza delivery guy in Massachusetts is receiving an avalanche of support from thousands of people who saw him in an online viral video. The deliveryman, Jarrid Tansey, who was seen being […]

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NEWS MAKES NEWS

FRESCO BUZZING IN PRESS Fresco, the new news startup, is continuing to create a buzz within the mainstream media. The 19-year old founder of FrescoNews, John H. Meyer, appeared yesterday on CNBC’s “Squawk Box”, live at 8:40AM. Mr. Meyer is presently being courted by numerous other media outlets for appearances as we write this piece. […]

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PENNIES FROM HEAVEN

VANDALISM VICTIM GETS QUARTER MILLION DOLLARS The Tech Explosion giveth and the Tech Explosion taketh away, or vice-versa. In a heartwarming turn of events, a Ferguson, MO woman has received over $263,000 dollars in donations to help rebuild her bakery which was damaged in the riots following the Ferguson decision. This online outpouring of support is […]

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POLO LAPTOP BUNGLE

JUROR IN POLO MAGNATE TRIAL WENT ONLINE A sequestered juror in a very high profile case has been caught going online with his laptop while back in his hotel room. Juror # 3 apparently could not resist checking in on his fantasy football league. Investigators say he visited the popular sports-tracking site “BleacherReport.com” as well […]

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ROBIN WILLIAMS’ GOLDEN APPLE VOICE

Apple iPad Air Commercial Featured Robin Williams Monday was a very sad day for millions of people in the U.S. and all over the world. The very saddest thing is how someone as brilliant as Robin Williams could take his own life, although he touched so many people with his incredible gifts. Robin Williams entertained […]

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#PutInJail!

#PutInJail! Put Putin In Jail Now. From a technology standpoint, it’s become immediately obvious that Putin and Russian-backed separatists are fully responsible for the downing of the Malaysian Airlines jet. This has caused a tidal wave of online posts calling for action against the Russian leader. Many people have created Twitter hashtags, including #PutInJail! and […]

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VIRAL TODAY! CHOKEHOLD

VIRAL TODAY! MAN DIES AFTER POLICE CHOKEHOLD The New York City Police Department has launched an internal investigation into an incident in Staten Island, NY. In the latest Tech Explosion “Viral Today!” video, a video that has gone viral, a man is seen being arrested by being placed initially in a chokehold in order to […]

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DRONE TROUBLE

FAA INVESTIGATES VIRAL FIREWORKS DRONE FLIGHTS The Tech Explosion has brought us a number of recent viral videos showing fireworks being shot by aerial drones. These viral videos have caught the attention of the FAA and possibly other agencies as well. Some of the videos were posted last week for July 4th, however, it seems that at […]

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APPLE’S WEARABLE VISION

APPLE’S NEWEST ADS SET THE STAGE FOR ITS “WEARABLE VISION”. If you take a look at Apple’s latest ad campaign, you will see a not-so-subtle vision of Apple’s future plans for us all to become “one with our devices”. It’s the next step in our society’s total transformation via technology.     Try and count […]

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APPLE PILGRIMAGE

ANNUAL APPLE RITUAL HAPPENING RIGHT NOW! Just Added:  (1:47PM PT, Monday) Apple “Inside WWDC!” Keynote attendees just got in a short while ago. Here, the doors are still locked, prior to their being opened to the masses who waited all night on the street. An unbelievable amount of preparation goes into this, both by Apple […]

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HASHTAG HOPES AND FOIBLES

BOKO HARAM KIDNAPPINGS Q: “WHAT DOES TECHNOLOGY HAVE TO DO WITH THE BOKO HARAM KIDNAPPINGS?” A: “A LOT.” There are several tech-related oddities pertaining to the recent kidnappings of schoolgirls in Nigeria. The first tech-related issue is that today, messages of hate can be so easily transmitted throughout the world, in this case, the online […]

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STOP EXPLORING!

-INTERNET EXPLORER SECURITY FLAW- A Tech Explosion warning: If you are still using Microsoft’s Internet Explorer as your browser, now may be the perfect time to try something else. This flaw is so potentially serious that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued a stern warning. The versions of Internet Explorer in use, and potentially […]

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GRIMM ARREST

-CONGRESSMAN GRIMM ARRESTED ON MULTIPLE CHARGES- The subject of one of our favorite viral videos has now been arrested. “Tough guy” Congressman Michael Grimm has been arrested by the FBI on charges that became the subject of a viral video Tech Explosion posted back in February in a piece titled “Grim State of the Union”. […]

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NASA SELFIE!

IT’S NOT TOO LATE! CELEBRATE EARTH DAY WITH NASA. It’s not too late to get your Earth Day selfie to NASA and be included in their giant Earth Day project. NASA has put out a call for submissions to the entire world to submit selfies that they will “stitch” together into a massive image of […]

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HOLY SELFIE!

POPE GOES HIGH TECH ON PALM SUNDAY The selfie craze continues unabated. Now we’ve seen everything! First it was President Obama taking a selfie while at the solemn memorial service for Nelson Mandela back in December, 2013. The urge to take a selfie was so strong that Obama smiled like a teenager along with Danish […]

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GREAT TECH-XPECTATIONS

CRIES OF “WHERE’S THE PLANE?” CONTINUE As of this writing, Malaysian Airlines flight 370 has still not been found. However, searchers seemed to have been on to some promising leads. A “pinger locator” picked up multiple signals at the same frequency reportedly emitted by the “black boxes”, which, by the way, are actually orange in […]

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TWITTER EXPLOSION

OSCAR TWEET SHUTS DOWN TWITTER. VIRAL TWEET RE-TWEET-ED OVER 1.9 MILLION TIMES. Last night’s Oscar ceremony generated the most re-tweeted Tweet in history. Live, on national television, Ellen DeGeneres urged viewers to try to set a record for the most re-tweeted photo ever. DeGeneres succeeded hands down, no problem. With the challenge sent out to […]

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LINKED-OUT!

LINKEDIN FINALLY ALLOWS USERS TO BLOCK OTHERS. ONLINE PETITION CAUSES CHANGE. LinkedIn, the popular work / business / networking site, has finally added the ability to fully block another user, or users, who you do not want to be associated with. LinkedIn took a very long time to add this feature and only took action […]

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NO FACES NEEDED

NO FACES OF PRESS! JUST FACE BOOK. NO PRESS CONFERENCE FOR JETER’S BIG ANNOUNCEMENT. Derek Jeter announced his retirement a short time ago…..via Facebook! Clean and simple. With a few hundred strokes of his own computer keyboard. Done. In the past, an announcement this big would have meant an elaborate press conference with literally hundreds […]

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TAKE A LOOK BACK

FACEBOOK AUTOMATES MOVIES FOR HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS. CELEBRATES 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY WITH GIFT FOR USERS. Facebook today released links to hundreds of millions of mini-movies, called “Look Back” videos, that have been generated for each Facebook user. The movies were created primarily through the use of automated software facilitated by a huge team of Facebook […]

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JOE’S FAMOUS FUR

JOE NAMATH LIGHTS UP TWITTER WITH HIS WILD FUR COAT. THOUSANDS OF “NOT SO TWEET”® FURRY TWEETS TWEETED. Superbowl Sunday got off to a great start with an hilarious coin-toss moment courtesy of “Broadway Joe”. Joe Namath, famous for “guaranteeing” a win as the quarterback of the New York Jets in Superbowl III, created an instant […]

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TECH HEAVEN IN VEGAS

The International Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, opened with a bang this year. In a major embarrassment, a huge event by Samsung went terribly wrong…due to over-reliance on technology! That unfortunate event has created an added buzz to the excitement already in play at the show. Samsung did end up introducing a number of amazing […]

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Viral Videos of 2013

THE TECH EXPLOSION PICKS FOR 2013’S BEST VIRAL VIDEOS Check out our playlist of the best 2013 viral videos from Tech Explosion. If you missed these videos this past year, now’s your chance to catch up on what millions of people have been sharing. From kids that make 3-pointer trick shots, to Taylor Swift-loving goats…we’ve […]

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