In today’s Five for Wednesday, we look at the top Google Search Trends, blue jeans that protect your data security and a good cheap tablet. Happy Birthday to Sam Sianis, 80 years young!
- New Skype app will translate your conversations in real time. (via The Verge)
- HP Labs has a computer that transfers data with light. It’s much more energy efficient and faster. They think they’ll bring them to market in a couple of years time. (via PSFK)
- Popular Science looks at the top Google Search Trends for 2014. My favorite is the list of Top Questions about Dogs. (via Popular Science)
- These jeans will keep you from being digitally pickpocketed. Coming in 2015 (H/T Quartz via BBC)
- The Verge have the best cheap tablet you can buy. The answer might surprise you. (via The Verge)