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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Foursquare is to Apple…So It Wants to Out-Apple Facebook

Written on August 23, 2010 by Rudfer Tyron

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Mayoralty mania is still exclusive to a relatively smaller number of social media users, but it did not escape superpower Facebook's attention. Facebook Places come to existence, with the possibility of dispensing Foursquare's mayoral majesty. But Foursquare's founder Dennis Crowley is not even batting an eyelash.

“It’s difficult to build services that are supposed to scale to you know 30, 50, 100 million users right off the bat, because they got to be kind of tailored down, by definition they have to be a little bit generic to speak to that large of an audience,” Crowley said in a recoding of the Gillmor Gang.

Facebook had to undergo an image change as it got bigger, but Foursquare does not come in trembling to the scene. It welcomes users in with the ideas of play and joy at its core.

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