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25 Best Android Apps Under $1

You may be on the road less traveled, but, if you are part of the Android movement, you are ahead of the smartphone curve. The platform's many benefits are offset, though, by real setbacks -- like the fact that Android owners aren't shepherded by the Draconian App Store monitored by the Big Brothers at Apple. We are freer, but we are also subjected to a load of crap, like cross-platform...

New Works by Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, The Woman Who Reads Playboy for the Blind

Here are a few of the other noteworthy things we saw today on our never-ending journey through the wild, wild Web. Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, one of our favorite tech artists, has a new exhibition at Manchester Art Gallery in the U.K. Several of his older biometric works will be on display, as well as two new ones: 'Please Empty Your Pockets', which scans visitors' belongings with an airport-type...

One-word Tweeting, NPR App Hits Android

There's a load of great tech news happening out there every day, and, unfortunately, we just can't cover it all. Here are a few of the other noteworthy things we saw today on our never-ending journey through the wild, wild Web. Monoblogging: Yes, someone's made a one-word Twitter. [From: Textually] NPR's excellent news app (formerly iPhone only) is now available on Android devices. It's a...

NPR Listeners Remember the Early Days of the Web

The Internet is officially over-the-hill at the ripe old age of 40. After all these wonderful years, sometimes it's easy to forget those early, first-time online experiences, particularly for the aged people who weren't born, but were instead thrust, into the Information Age. To celebrate those halcyon days (gloriously filled with shrieking, interminably long waits to get online), National...

Gift Guide: NPR Radio

Livio NPR Radio (Homebody, Under $250) Okay, so it's not just for listening to NPR, but for those who can't imagine anything better than a cup of lemon-ginger tea and an episode of 'Fresh Air with Terry Gross,' this is about as good as it gets. This $199 Web radio connects to your home Internet via either Ethernet or Wi-Fi to play any of Livio's index of over 16,000 other worldwide webcasts,...

Public Radio and the Problem With iPhone Apps

It's heartening to see the success of Public Radio Player 2.0, the official public radio iPhone app; it's reached nearly two million downloads. Produced in conjunction with the country's various public radio networks, the app offers up hundreds of stations and podcasts, and lets users search the massive collection for live and on-demand streams. There is, however, one major hurdle: Apple's total...

'Executive Intern' Program Teaches Old Pros New Tech Tricks

The current economic climate, which has witnessed record numbers of workers filing unemployment claims, has forced job hunters to market themselves by using creative new methods. Those working in print media face larger obstacles than most, as numerous newspapers are projected to either shut down completely or appear solely on the Web in the near future. To combat these negative trends, some...