Netflix Coming To 43 Latin American, Caribbean Countries

Netflix Coming To 43 Latin American, Caribbean Countries

Netflix (NFLX) just announced some major expansion plans.  Later this year, they will offer their popular streaming service to 43 countries in the Caribbean and Latin America. This expansion

South Korea To Replace All Textbooks With Interactive eBook

South Korea To Replace All Textbooks With Interactive eBooks

Remember all those books you had to lug around when you went to school? My locker looked like a mini library! Keeping track of which books

The Pope Is Now On Twitter

The Pope Is Now On Twitter

Pop Benedict XVI has embraced Twitter to spread the word of god.  Yes, the Pope is a man of god and a man of tech!  He

Myspace Sold For $35 Million

Myspace Sold For $35 Million

Social Media pioneer, Myspace was just purchased by Specific Media for $35 million.  News Corporation, Myspace’s parent company will claim a minority stake in Specific Media.

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Moviepass Offers Unlimited Movie Tickets For $50 A Month

We all love going to the movies.  There’s nothing like watching a great film come to life on the big screen.  The advent of IMAX and

How To Invest In Facebook Before They Go Public

How To Invest In Facebook Before They Go Public

Facebook is expected to IPO early next year, which is great news for anyone who wants to own a chunk of the world’s largest social network.

Urthecast To Provide Live Zoomable HD Video Of The Earth

Urthecast To Provide Live Zoomable HD Video Of The Earth

Very few people have had the opportunity to view our beautiful planet from afar. This will soon change, Urthecast plans to provide HD streaming video of

 
How To Return An Android App And Receive A Full Refund

How To Return An Android App And Receive A Full Refund

Last month, Techni Glee! readers learned how to return an iOs app and receive a free refund.  Well, it if you just downloaded a crappy Android app, you can return that too! It turns out that Google gives you a

Solar Powered Plane Completes First International Flight

Solar Powered Plane Completes First International Flight

Solar Impulse, a solar powered plane made it’s first international flight last week. Powered by pure sunshine, it flew 480 km (300 miles) from Payerne, Switzerland to Brussels, Belgium. Pilot André Borschberg chose Friday the 13th as the date for

Netflix To Begin Streaming MiraMax Movies

Netflix To Begin Streaming MiraMax Movies

Netflix has just inked a multi-year agreement with Miramax. Starting in June, Netflix will begin streaming hundreds of Miramax movies to their 23 million plus subscribers. This is the first time Miramax films have become available to a digital subscription

Go Shopping Jetsons Style With The Virtual Fitting Room

Go Shopping Jetsons Style With The Virtual Fitting Room

The way you shop for clothes is about to change.  A Russian company, AR Door has developed a “Virtual Fitting Room”.  Yep, no more trying stuff on, you can now instantly see how you’ll look in those new threads. The

Google Announces Android Movie Rentals

Google Announces Android Movie Rentals

Movie rentals are now available on the Android Market. The new service is cloud based and can be accessed through any computer or Android device. Thousands of movies are already available for streaming, with prices starting at $1.99. To rent

iPhone 4S To Launch In September, Sprint And T-Mobile Support, No 4G

iPhone 4S To Launch In September, Sprint And T-Mobile Support, No 4G

Forbes is reporting that next iPhone will make its long awaited debut in September.  It will be dubbed the “iPhone 4S” and will feature an A5 dual-core processor, better cameras and HSPA+ support.  The iPhone 4S will include few minor

Google Introduces An Amazing Cloud Based Music Player

Google Introduces An Amazing Cloud Based Music Player

Google just released Google Music Beta, an incredible cloud based music service. Google Music lets you store up to 20,000 songs in the cloud and access them from any computer or Android compatible device. To help you upload your music

Google Introduces The Chromebook, Offers $20 Per Month Academic Pricing

Google Introduces The Chromebook, Offers $20 Per Month Academic Pricing

Google unveiled their highly anticipated Chromebook today at their 2011 I/O conference. The Chromebook offers a unique cloud based approach to computing. The Chromebook’s entire OS as well as all of it’s files and applications will be stored online, in

Microsoft To Buy Skype For $8.5 Billion

Microsoft To Buy Skype For $8.5 Billion

Looks like Microsoft jumped in and swooped the deal!  Just last week, it was reported that Facebook and Google were close to sealing a deal with Skype, Microsoft must have jumped in at the last minute. Many analysts think Microsoft’s

Your Cell Phone Could Soon Be Powered By Your Voice

Your Cell Phone Could Soon Be Powered By Your Voice

We all know that talking on a cell phone drains it’s battery. What if talking on your cell phone actually charged it?  I know, it sounds too good to be true, but your next phone charger could be your own