We've been hearing for months that Apple's upcoming iPhone models will be force-sensitive, just like the Apple Watch and its newer MacBook trackpads. Now we have an idea of how the company's "Force Touch" technology -- which enables pressure sensitivity and haptic feedback -- could work on future iPhones, courtesy of 9to5Mac. Show More Summary
There are a lot of things Evan Spiegel wants to change about Snapchat, the CEO said on stage at Re/code's Code Conference Tuesday evening. One thing that he highlighted was that he really wants the company to work on is the way people view video Snaps. Show More Summary
Samsung has officially announced the release of a Limited Edition Iron Man Galaxy S6 edge, as part of a collaboration with Marvel centered around Avengers: Age Of Ultron. The Iron Man S6 is the latest product of a partnership formed between Samsung and Marvel last June, according to Time. Show More Summary
Apple has promoted Jony Ive, the company's design guru, to the newly created Chief Design Officer position. Ive's previous title was Senior Vice President of Design. Ive is responsible for the hardware design of some of Apple's most iconic products, including the iPod, iMac, and iPhone. Show More Summary
Jony Ive was promoted to become Apple’s Chief Design Officer yesterday. That meant two relatively unfamiliar names were suddenly thrust into the spotlight: Alan Dye and Richard Howarth – who are now Apple’s Vice-Presidents of User Interface Design and Industrial Design, respectively. Show More Summary
Carphone Warehouse has commenced sales of the LG G4, with the retailer offering the device on monthly plans starting at £35 a month. The Black Leather variant of the LG G4 will be exclusive to Carphone Warehouse in the U.K. The leather option makes the device feel much more premium, and is definitely worth the upgrade. Show More Summary
Lara Croft: Relic Run is a 3D endless running game starring everyone’s favorite tomb raider, Lara Croft. It’s been in soft launch for a while, but it’s finally wild and free on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. More about Lara Croft: Relic Run » The post Out Now — Lara Croft: Relic Run is from Slide To Play.
In a new video Microsoft's Joe Belfiore has confirmed that Cortana is going cross-platform sometime soon. The video is for the new Phone Companion app coming to Windows 10 but in it, Joe Belfiore clearly shows this screen that seems to confirm our favorite virtual assistant is indeed destined for a cross-platform future for iPhone, iPad and Android.
Call of Duty Advanced Warfare is coming up with fresh DLC and Activision has already started teasing some information about the new pack. Activision and Sledgehammer Games have announced the latest DLC pack of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, named as “Supremacy”, it will be debuting on June 2 for the platforms such as Xbox One and Xbox 360. Show More Summary
The Blockbuster Box was created for Pizza Hut Hong Kong by ad agency Ogilvy and Mather. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has more.
Launched today without fanfare, and set for a June release, the Xperia Z3+ is, put simply, the Xperia Z4 by another name. A more modest name, in line with the minimal changes that the device brings compared to the Xperia Z3.
Sony's naming scheme for smartphones is getting weird In April, the company launched the Sony Xperia Z4, its new flagship smartphone and a successor to last year's Xperia Z3, but only in Japan See also: Sony announces Xperia Z4 in Japan...Show More Summary
ReCode, the tech news website led by Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher, announced on Tuesday its parent company, Revere Digital, is being acquired by Vox Media. The deal comes just over a year since Mossberg and Swisher founded the site,...Show More Summary
You know all those GoPro videos you see on the Internet? You know the ones. Where crazy people skydive off planes and fly in wingsuits and snowboard and ride motorcycles and jump off cliffs and live Very Extreme Lives. All of that happens in the trailer for the remake of Point Break. Only they slapped a dark and gritty filter to make it “cinematic”. Read more...
The son of China’s richest man has bought not one, but two gold Apple Watch Editions. For his dog. Wang Sicong’s father, real-estate magnate Wang Jianlin, is worth about $34 billion dollars, and the 27-year-old son officially has too much … Read more ›
Hyundai today claimed to be the first auto manufacturer to bring Android Auto support to its production vehicles. Hyundai is offering Android Auto to the 2015 Sonata to start. Owners of the Sonata can bring their car to a dealership for a software update containing Android Auto beginning today. Show More Summary
Charter Communications said Tuesday that it was buying Time Warner Cable for $55 billion, just one month after Comcast withdrew its bid for the nation's second-largest cable company. Charter chief executive Tom Rutledge spent a few minutes chatting with The Washington Post about the deal, his company's future and the fate of the cable industry. Show More Summary
Fans have just assumed that HBO's "Silicon Valley" based its raunchy venture capitalist Russell Hanneman on Mark Cuban, but Sunday's episode pretty much answers the question. In a scene with the guys of Pied Piper, Russ (Chris Diamantopoulos) says that he has been informed that his net worth had fallen below a billion dollars. Show More Summary
If you still can’t get enough Iron Man, between the movies and all of the other merchandise, you’ll be happy to know that Samsung has released the Galaxy S6 Edge Iron Man Limited Edition handset. It…
Microsoft quietly confirmed today what Cortana will look like on iOS and Android devices later this year in a YouTube video introducing the “phone companion” app. Cortana on both Android and iOS will look similar to their Windows counterparts and can answer the same queries across devices. Show More Summary