Coin Tries to Nickel and Dime Backers, Causes Outrage
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Coin Tries to Nickel and Dime Backers, Causes Outrage

Last fall, we first heard about Coin, a crowdfunded device that would supposedly let users store many credit cards into one swipeable gadget. After raising private funding a few months later, Coin went quiet – until … [Read more...]

Celeb Photo Hack Points to Cloud Storage Insecurities
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Celeb Photo Hack Points to Cloud Storage Insecurities

This weekend, a subject that’s usually reserved for the fevered dreams of adolescent boys hitting Google – that of nude celebrity photos – made national headlines. It seems that sensitive photos of celebrities like … [Read more...]

Grand Theft Auto 5 for Xbox One, PS4, PC is Indeed Coming This Fall
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Grand Theft Auto 5 for Xbox One, PS4, PC is Indeed Coming This Fall

The rumor mill disappointed some fans of the Grand Theft Auto franchise recently, as word got around that the next-generation version of GTA 5 might be delayed. Thankfully, that won't be the case. According to … [Read more...]

Apple and American Express Work Together On iPhone Payment Feature
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Apple and American Express Work Together On iPhone Payment Feature

As September 9th approaches, iPhone rumors abound. Once again from re/code, it seems that American Express has agreed to work with Apple on their payment plan expected to be bundled with the iPhone 6. It's been … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Amazon Buys Twitch; IFTTT Raises $30 Million
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Amazon Buys Twitch; IFTTT Raises $30 Million

How's your Labor Day weekend going? America may be grilling and drinking and all that, but we're still here keeping you current on the latest tech news, including the top stories from the past week. Ready to dive in? … [Read more...]

The Latest Remastered Halo 2 Map to Be Unveiled is Lockout
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The Latest Remastered Halo 2 Map to Be Unveiled is Lockout

I haven't played a game of Halo 2 since 2005. That is nine years ago. Nine years since I logged into Xbox Live on my now-ancient Xbox and got into some Halo 2 multiplayer. Nine years. A lot has happened since then, … [Read more...]

Nintendo to Launch New 3DS and 3DS LL Handhelds (in Japan)
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Nintendo to Launch New 3DS and 3DS LL Handhelds (in Japan)

Ready for another Nintendo 3DS redesign? After the original, we got the 3DS XL and the 2DS. Now we're getting another revamped 3DS and a model called the 3DS LL. Both feature a brand new "c-stick," which might please … [Read more...]

After 15 Years, MSN Messenger Shuts Down For Good
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After 15 Years, MSN Messenger Shuts Down For Good

Last year, Microsoft announced that they would be shutting MSN Messenger down and switching users over to Skype for their communication needs. But the chat/general communication service remained alive in China through a … [Read more...]

Google Announces Project Wing Drone Deliveries
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Google Announces Project Wing Drone Deliveries

It’s hard to know who’s competing with whom these days – and this week, the news seems to revolve around the growing rivalry between Google and Amazon. Late yesterday, Google officially announced Project Wing, a … [Read more...]

Watchdog Alleges Child Labor Violations By Samsung and Lenovo Supplier
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Watchdog Alleges Child Labor Violations By Samsung and Lenovo Supplier

According to China Labor Watch––a New York City based NGO founded in 2000 to protect worker rights in China––one of Samsung and Lenovo's suppliers, HEG Electronics, is violating child labor laws. CLW released … [Read more...]

IFTTT Raises $30 Million in New Investment Round; Revenue Model On the Way?
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IFTTT Raises $30 Million in New Investment Round; Revenue Model On the Way?

Hey, New York Times -- IFTTT has been looking to the Internet of Things for quite a while now, but the money doesn't hurt! In case you missed the news today, Web service IFTTT is celebrating a new investment round, … [Read more...]

Apple Confirms 9/9 Event
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Apple Confirms 9/9 Event

Well, it’s official: Apple is holding an event on September 9 to announce…something. Reports that Apple would hold an event on that date first hit two weeks ago, but the company stayed characteristically silent about … [Read more...]