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The scholarly authorities on freezing to death seem to be, unsurprisingly, Canadians.
New: @whatifnumbers, a Twitter feed of numbers I find while answering questions. Prev · Rising Steadily. If you suddenly began rising steadily at one foot per second, how exactly would you die? Would you freeze or suffocate first? Or something else? Rebecca B. Did you bring a coat?
‘iOS 7 makes your iPhone waterproof’ ad a scam dunk
A fake ad circulating on the Web appears to have fooled some into believing that Apple’s new operating system waterproofs their phones. Read this article by Chris Matyszczyk on CNET News.
Android is five years old today
Remember the Googlephone? It was a mythical device that was obsessively rumored in the months after Apple launched the iPhone. Exactly five years ago today, Google unveiled the project that had…