1. RIP Giant Machine That Put Space Shuttles on Top of 747s
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-02-06 at 01:40:00

It's a great American tradition. When something is old and less useful than it once was, we just tear it down to make room for new and more useful things. That's exactly what's happened to the Mate-Demate Device (MDD) at NASA's Kennedy Space Center. It ...

15097  | 18  | 1 

 
2. At Google, Nick Fox Gets the Message
     Published by The Information on 2015-02-06 at 03:22:03

Nick Fox, the man in charge of Google’s still-unannounced mobile phone service, also has become head of Google’s communications products like Google Voice, Hangouts and Messenger, a signal that the company is getting more serious about building mobile...

180  | 6  | 13816  | 1 
Show related stories

 
3. Steve Carell, Jon Stewart, and Stephen Colbert will break the Internet with this #TBT
     Published by Daily Dot on 2015-02-06 at 03:33:26

One of these men is an Oscar nominee.

 1  | 12718  | 8 

 
4. Five basic steps for protecting your Android device from viruses
     Published by Android Central on 2015-02-06 at 02:29:46

Keeping yourself safe requires a simple yet constant set of steps  There's a fair bit of fear, uncertainty and doubt out there when it comes to viruses and malware for mobile devices. While it is absolutely true that there are very smart people out there...

507  | 77  | 8171  | 1 
Show related stories

 
5. RadioShack has filed for bankruptcy, will now share its stores with Sprint
     Published by The Verge on 2015-02-06 at 03:56:21

RadioShack has officially filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, signaling the darkest chapter yet for one of America's most storied specialty electronics chains. As part of the filing, RadioShack says it will sell off up to 2,400 of its US stores. M...

6049  | 65  | 1987  | 81  | 23 
Show related stories

 
6. It’s official: Twitter and Google team up to make searching for tweets easier
     Published by The Next Web on 2015-02-06 at 04:05:07

Twitter is constantly moving. That’s part of the allure of the social network. But sometimes you want to dig up a tweet you saw and of course you go to the place where you search for everything: Google. Today, Twitter announced that it was giving Google...

5858  | 393  | 81  | 42 
Show related stories

 
7. → What you need to know about Photos for OS X
     Published by www.imore.com on 2015-02-06 at 04:30:43

Great info from Serenity Caldwell on the new Photos Mac beta.

I’m greatly looking forward to this app — it sounds like a very good fit for my usage, always wanting more pro editing tools than iPhoto but simpler library management than Apertur...

329  | 15  | 6001 
Show related stories

 
8. Twitter’s user growth has stalled, but its business keeps improving
     Published by The Verge on 2015-02-06 at 03:09:31

The evolution of Twitter over the last two years has been the opposite of what most expected before the startup went public. Instead of growing to a billion users without much money to show for it, the company's user growth has stalled out whil...

5968  | 4  | 91  | 3  | 7 
Show related stories
Title
Shares

 
9. Comcast insults another customer, changes woman’s name to Super Bitch
     Published by The Verge on 2015-02-06 at 01:03:11

Comcast's customer service employees are making a habit of giving cable subscribers bad names. Not long after one man received a bill addressed to "Asshole Brown," another Comcast customer has been insulted by way of the monthly bill. This time...

5247  | 52  | 115  | 11  | 8 
Show related stories

 
10. E-cigarette vapor damages the immune system of mice, study finds
     Published by The Verge on 2015-02-06 at 01:51:00

E-cigarettes are being pitched as potentially safer alternatives to traditional tobacco cigarettes, but it's starting to look like they may share some of the same deleterious effects. A new study out of Johns Hopkins University looks at e-cigar...

4473  | 97  | 71  | 1  | 11 

 
11. Every Single One of These Drone Crashes Is Glorious
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-02-06 at 03:15:00

Technology! It gives us amazing devices that allow us to experience life in new ways. How wonderful. Even more wonderful is when those devices fail us to extremely comedic effect. Exhibit 1: Drones. Read more...

4357  | 21  | 3  | 3 

 
12. How RadioShack Helped Build Silicon Valley
     Published by Wired on 2015-02-06 at 04:21:54

Today, RadioShack filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. As it goes, so goes one of the unsung heroes of a generation of tinkerers and builders, a key piece of the Silicon Valley tech-boom puzzle. 
The post How RadioShack Helped Build Silicon Valley appeared fi...

3469  | 1  | 590  | 58  | 84  | 35 
Show related stories

 
14. Get a look at the Final Fantasy 15 demo in the latest Final Fantasy Type-0 HD trailer
     Published by Polygon on 2015-02-06 at 02:00:03

Square Enix released a new trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD — the upcoming remake of the PSP game previously released only in Japan — that includes a look at the upcoming Final Fantasy 15 demo.
The demo, called Episode Duscae, will be av...

609  | 2875 
Show related stories

 
16. Grab these apps to make the most out of traveling with Windows Phone (pictures)
     Published by CNet on 2015-02-06 at 06:43:12

Taking a trip? Don't forget your Windows Phone, or these great apps.

100  | 18  | 3190  | 1 
Show related stories

 
17. First Person Lover is a shooter that replaces bullets with feelings
     Published by The Verge on 2015-02-06 at 01:27:16

There’s a game where you can shoot people’s clothes off with pastel bubble guns. It’s called First Person Lover, it’s here to sell you sportswear, and it gives me hope for the future.
First Person Lover was teased by Isbit Games a few ...

2359  | 1  | 904  | 3  | 6 

 
19. Clash of Clans for Android, as explained by an 8-year-old
     Published by Android Central on 2015-02-06 at 02:50:17

It's 3 p.m. ... Do you know what your kids are playing? This little Clash of Clans excursion we've been taking started because of one thing: My daughter has grown beyond my control. I gave her the Nexus 7 (2013) to take for a spin, and she, unsurprisingl...

298  | 101  | 2709 

 
20. Infoporn: A Rare View of Three Moons Eclipsing Jupiter
     Published by Wired on 2015-02-06 at 03:44:54

Hubble took a picture of three moons passing in front of Jupiter. Yeah, it's pretty cool. 
The post Infoporn: A Rare View of Three Moons Eclipsing Jupiter appeared first on WIRED.

2204  | 603  | 69  | 12 
Show related stories

 

How we Rank

We track World’s leading technology sites and try to find out which stories made a splash today, as based on social media shares. We are currently tracking Twitter, Reddit, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and StumbleUpon shares.

If you are a habitual tech news reader and need an aggregation point, this would be an ideal tool for you to get all the trending news in one place every morning and evening. Subscribe to our feeds on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, or on RSS for a ping on the daily update.

Thanks for visiting.

Like Memes? Funnies? Epic Longreads? Hit Subscribe!