Recently it was reported that Netflix could be testing out ads as such a feature was spotted on Netflix for the Xbox platform. Those ads weren’t really ads per se as they were merely promotions for Netflix’s other shows, although given...Show More Summary
When it comes to the hardware specs race, Apple has typically stayed out of it, biding their time to introduce hardware upgrades to their mobile devices. However with the upcoming iPhone 6s, things could change as Apple could be thinking about introducing a 2K display to the iPhone 6s Plus. Show More Summary
It used to be that carriers would offer huge subsidies on smartphones as long as the customer is willing to sign a two-year contract with them. This has resulted in expensive phones like the iPhone being reduced to a couple of hundred. Show More Summary
2008’s 700MHz auction was very good for AT&T and Verizon but not so good for its competitors. Granted, Sprint and T-Mobile have themselves to blame for the outcome of that hugely important spectrum auction since they didn’t make bids...Show More Summary
Magic Leap, the mysterious Florida startup with $592 million from the likes of Google and Qualcomm, has kept details about its headworn device under lock and key -- all we know is that the device realistically places digitally-created objects in the world around you, similar to augmented reality glasses. But it's starting [...]
A few months after the international Xperia Z3 began getting updated to Android 5.0, it’s time for the T-Mobile variant to taste Lollipop. Des Smith, T-Mobile’s Product Evangelist, has announced that Android 5.0 will begin rolling out to the T-Mo version of the Sony Xperia Z3 after midnight Pacific. That’s [...]
Speaking remotely to an Electronic Privacy Information Center crowd honoring him last night, Apple CEO Tim Cook had some choice words about how other tech companies do business. I’m speaking to you from Silicon Valley, where some ofShow More Summary
In 1995, the internet was just about to get started. It was only a year after big internet companies like Yahoo and Netscape were founded. Fast forward 20 years later, and the web business landscape looks a lot different from back then. Show More Summary
Way back in 1996 — just a little after eBay, years before PayPal, and well before today's announcement of a "buy" button on Pinterest — late Apple co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs knew that the true kings of the Internet would be those who knew how to sell a product. Show More Summary
Won't take cut of any sales; will come with Apple Pay integration "in a few weeks."
Synchronoss Technologies Inc. is exploring a sale, according to people familiar with the matter, in the latest indication of brisk takeover demand for many software companies.
The latest Geometry Wars game has hit the App Store, and Gamezebo has a seriously glowing review. Despite being a fan of the series, I went into Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions with incredibly low expectations. I didn’t think there could...Show More Summary
Portal, the first-person “shooter” from Valve is almost universally adored. And it’s based on a concept so ingenious as to seem inevitable. The portal concept has finally come to the world of pinball, with fine results. From the 148Apps...Show More Summary
Halfbrick, the makers of Fruit Ninja, Jetpack Joyride, and more, are set to release a new game on Thursday. It’s called Radical Rappelling, and it looks pretty rad. It’s available now on Android (right here), but iOS gamers will have to wait a couple of days. Show More Summary
Intel isn't a company known for being a spendthrift. It's acquisition strategy tends to be more like Apple's, surgical buys and acqui-hires to fill defined technology gaps. Unlike HP, Intel, isn't known for spending big money on new markets. That history is one reason Intel's $16.7 billion buyout of Altera, [...]
I did a bad thing, I let the domain rsscloud.org lapse. When I did that, all the rssCloud docs fell off the web. ;-( We need them back, so I bought rsscloud.co. It isn't perfect but most of the docs now work. The main pages home.rsscloud.co publisher.rsscloud.co walkthrough.rsscloud.co cribsheet.rsscloud.co ool.rsscloud.co rssCloud...Show More Summary
Don’t know what you want to do in life? Can you feel the pressure of needing to know? It doesn’t matter whether you’re 23, or 65, we all seem to feel that we need to know where we’re going. I get emails from people all over the world. And it has become clear to me that[Click to continue reading …]
Google is to test its self-driving cars on the crowded highways of Northern Virginia as part of ongoing tests to determine if the cars are roadworthy.
Imgur has been relaunched to the Google Play Store as a fully native application, bringing with it a huge redesign.