Latest Shane Richmond Stories

Fingerprint Technology Could Replace Traditional Passwords
2013-03-18 04:27:07

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Next-generation smartphone technology could lead to a next-generation solution for the password currently used to help secure and protect the information stored upon those all-important devices. According to Claire Ellicott of the Daily Mail, many technology companies view traditional passwords as “an outdated security risk as consumers often forget the increasingly complicated combinations and criminals break the...

Smartphone And Tablets Galore Over The Next Month
2012-08-27 05:33:42

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The end of August and the beginning of September look to be a busy time in the smartphone and tablet computer industries, as several industry leaders are confirmed or expected to make announcements regarding their next generation of products. According to Shane Richmond, head technology editor with The Telegraph, Samsung, Nokia, Microsoft,  Motorola Mobility, and Amazon are among those who have scheduled press conferences...

Award-Winning Apple Designer Ive Knighted In The UK
2012-01-02 05:12:23

The British-born designer of some of Apple's most successful products, including the iPod, the iPhone, and the iPad, was honored with a knighthood by the Queen during a ceremony this past weekend, various media outlets have reported. Jonathan "Jony" Ive, 44, currently serves as the Cupertino, California company's Senior Vice President of Industrial Design, according to Telegraph Technology Editor Shane Richmond. Ive, who was born in Chingford, north London, and studied at the University...

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'