Car Entertainment Systems Still Aren’t That Smart Yet
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Car Entertainment Systems Still Aren’t That Smart Yet

I just bought a new car yesterday -- a 2014 Chevy Spark. As tempting as it was to go bare bones with it, I paid a little bit more to get the 1LT model that features Chevy’s MyLink system. MyLink is the brain of your … [Read more...]

Cali Law Forces Modifications to Google Car
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Cali Law Forces Modifications to Google Car

When we last heard from Google’s driverless car project, we caught a glimpse at one of the most adorable prototypes ever created. But it seems that cuteness alone isn’t enough for the California Department of Motor … [Read more...]

Will Microsoft Unveil its Version of Chromecast on September 4?
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Will Microsoft Unveil its Version of Chromecast on September 4?

For Android fans, Chromecast is pretty incredible. An easy to use HDMI dongle that plugs right into your TV, the latest version of Chromecast allows users to send their Chrome browser tabs to their televisions, mirror … [Read more...]

Report: iPhone 6 Display Issues Forced Production Delays
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Report: iPhone 6 Display Issues Forced Production Delays

Apple is expected to reveal the new iPhone 6 this fall, with many outlets reporting that the company has scheduled a press event for September 9 to get it done. A new report, however, casts a bit of doubt on Apple’s … [Read more...]

AdDetector Will Tell You When You’re Reading Sponsored Content
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AdDetector Will Tell You When You’re Reading Sponsored Content

Native ads––a form of advertising that disguises products as genuine news––are slowly becoming a reality of the web. But, and this is by design, they’re sometimes very hard to distinguish from real content. A … [Read more...]

Snapchat Looks to Begin Advertising
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Snapchat Looks to Begin Advertising

Since its beginnings in 2011, Snapchat has charged forward unencumbered by the need for advertisement. Now, it seems, the company is looking to change that. According to the Wall Street Journal, Snapchat is looking to … [Read more...]

Will Motorola Release 8 Smartphones this Year?
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Will Motorola Release 8 Smartphones this Year?

Motorola has a big press event scheduled for September 4 in Chicago, at which many believe we’ll finally get release information about the Moto 360 smartwatch. But beyond making the coolest looking wearable around, … [Read more...]

Windows 9 to be Unveiled on Sept 30
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Windows 9 to be Unveiled on Sept 30

If you’ve been underwhelmed by Microsoft’s work with Windows 8 and Windows 8.1, then it looks like the end of September might bring you a small degree of relief: the next iteration of Microsoft’s flagship operating … [Read more...]

Amazon Prime Air Division Gets New Hires Amid FAA Ban
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Amazon Prime Air Division Gets New Hires Amid FAA Ban

It looks like Amazon still intends to make Amazon Prime Air happen with a number of recent hires. The service will probably be in a great position to get started – if it can ever get off the ground, that is. Late … [Read more...]

A Year Without Cable, Week 17: One Third Complete
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A Year Without Cable, Week 17: One Third Complete

My first Year Without Cable post was published on April 28. It was that day that I told Verizon I'd be returning my FiOS set top box and eliminating cable TV from my package. Why? Because I was staring down the barrel of … [Read more...]

Twitter Will Now Show You Tweets From Things You Didn’t Follow
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Twitter Will Now Show You Tweets From Things You Didn’t Follow

In light of a recent update, it seems like everyone’s Twitter feed is going to get packed with unsolicited tweets. Twitter is going to start showing you content from accounts you didn’t specifically follow, which … [Read more...]

HTC Windows Phone to Hit Carriers…in Time for Windows 9 Preview?
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HTC Windows Phone to Hit Carriers…in Time for Windows 9 Preview?

Yesterday, HTC announced a new, high end Windows Phone handset that draws some much-needed heat to the beleaguered mobile platform. The issue, though, is that the HTC One M8 for Windows is exclusive to Verizon Wireless … [Read more...]