Real-time strategy game Battleplans  has finally escaped soft launch and gone worldwide, and it's well worth checking out. Like many mobile games, it feels like has the DNA of other titles – Clash of Clans [Free] and Tactile Wars [Free] come to mind here. You engage in short-form battles, as you try to capture
Cory Richards had just summited Mount Everest, without oxygen, and his attempt to share his hard won victory with the world was being scuttled by the most mundane of tech issues. He was standing more than 29,000 feet above sea level,...Show More Summary
NBC Universal today announced that it is bringing a trio of new apps to the fourth-gen Apple TV. Starting today, those with a cable login can now watch content via the Syfy, E!, and Bravo applications with their Apple TV. Subscribers...Show More Summary
Theming icons with a pack is pretty awesome. But they can't do everything. Icon packs have holes. Icon packs sometimes miss. And when you're theming your phone, maybe what you need isn't in an icon pack at all. That's OK. We don't need no stinkin' icon packs. Show More Summary
Smartphones and tablets can control anything and everything these days, which is pretty awesome. The "Internet of Things" craze means most items in your home can be connected to the internet, and practically anything that can be connected to the internet can be controlled by iOS or Android. Show More Summary
I was recently diving through many older Droid Life posts — like, 2009 and 2010 posts — and came across a device that everyone seemed very hyped about. At the time, the OG DROID was still a very popular device among Android owners, but many...Show More Summary
A team from the University of Michigan have developed a novel means of giving any mobile device the same sort of force-sensitive capabilities found on Apple's flagship iPhone 6s. Dubbed ForcePhone, the software leverages two features...Show More Summary
Microsoft today released Windows 10 Build 14352 to Insiders in the Fast Ring. The latest build isn’t a major update, but it does bring a few new features and lots of nice improvements. As usual, the new build also packs some bug fixes and known issues. The build also includes a number of improvements for […]
Google's Android operating system does not infringe on Oracle copyrights, a jury ruled Thursday.
SpaceX will try again Friday to lift communications satellite to high orbit.
Before the Commodore 64, the IBM PC, and even the Apple I, most computers took input data from a type of non-magnetic storage medium that is rarely used today: the punched card. These pieces of cardstock held programs, data, and pretty much everything used to run computers in the before-time. Show More Summary
Messaging app carries reported valuation of $20 billion.
Get mesmerized with giant bubble reflections in 4K. Originally this episode was just going to be a 4K sequel to our popular “Giant Bubble Explosions” episode. I was capturing good stuff but felt the video needed a new twist to it. So randomly I tried mirroring the bubble clips when editing and was amazed with […]
The World Health Organization (WHO) is the leading health organization in the world. And like most of these organizations it consists of lots of wasted money and accomplishing very little.
Big-data software company Splunk Inc. posted a 48% increase in first-quarter revenue and raised its full-year guidance for the second time in as many quarters.
In-flight Internet provider Gogo Inc. has taken the rare step of canceling a bond sale days after it agreed to terms, saying it was in negotiations with an unidentified airline about serving a large portion of its fleet.
Palo Alto Networks Inc. reported a wider loss on rising expenses and provided a downbeat outlook for the current quarter.
The world’s largest operator of helicopters, Bristow Group Inc., expects energy-related work to decline further and for the first time said it might cancel some orders for new aircraft.
The internet may be one of the best inventions of all time, but it also makes it a lot easier for anyone to become the target of stalkers and harassers. Here's a scary story of what happened when one women contacted Twitter to report...Show More Summary
In the wake of a devastating independent investigation, Baylor University demoted president Ken Starr on Thursday and suspended football coach Art Briles, saying it intended to fire him. The Finding of Facts report, a 13-page summary...Show More Summary