Windows 10 Technical Preview is Here
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Windows 10 Technical Preview is Here

Leaving aside for a moment the absurdity of Microsoft’s decision to skip Windows 9 in favor of naming its new operating system Windows 10, the technical preview for the updated OS is now available to download. As … [Read more...]

Leaked Photo Seemingly Confirms Ginormous Nexus 6
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Leaked Photo Seemingly Confirms Ginormous Nexus 6

Most of the time, when details or photos of a new device leak online, I tend to hope that they’re the real deal. That’s not the case today, as a photo that purports to show the new Nexus 6 in all its glory has hit … [Read more...]

eBooks: Changing The College Experience
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eBooks: Changing The College Experience

One utterance of the word “textbook,” and financially poor college students begin shaking in their proverbial boots. Textbooks are one of the most expensive aspects of the college experience. Many college students … [Read more...]

Report: Apple to Release Gold (Colored) iPad
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Report: Apple to Release Gold (Colored) iPad

In an effort to boost sales of its flagship iPad tablet, Apple is said to be preparing one with a gold-colored case, set to be unveiled this month. It seems pretty likely considering the success Apple found last year … [Read more...]

Microsoft Skips 9, Announces Windows 10
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Microsoft Skips 9, Announces Windows 10

Apparently Microsoft isn’t down with the number nine. According to the Verge, which is live-blogging Microsoft’s Windows event in San Francisco today, Windows Boss Terry Myerson has announced that the newest version … [Read more...]

Project Ara to Run Android L, New Prototype in December
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Project Ara to Run Android L, New Prototype in December

It’s been a little while since we’ve heard much about Project Ara, the modular smartphone initiative from Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects, or ATAP, division. A post over on the Phonebloks blog offers up … [Read more...]

Paypal and eBay to Split in 2015
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Paypal and eBay to Split in 2015

Lately it seems we’ve heard a lot about mergers and acquisitions: Apple buying Beats, Samsung buying SmartThings, Microsoft buying Nokia (and Mojang), among plenty of others. What we don’t hear so often is the … [Read more...]

Apple Goes Old School, Pulls an App for a Lame Reason
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Apple Goes Old School, Pulls an App for a Lame Reason

Apple's latest mobile OS release, iOS 8, is a big step for the company. It's the most open mobile operating system Apple has released thus far, and spending some time with it might have you believing that Apple … [Read more...]

Will Microsoft Change the Name of Windows 9?
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Will Microsoft Change the Name of Windows 9?

Tomorrow, Microsoft is holding an event to presumably offer the first official look at Windows 9, the latest version of its flagship operating system. As it happens, there’s a bunch of details floating around about the … [Read more...]

Apple Reportedly Testing New iMac Retina
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Apple Reportedly Testing New iMac Retina

A new report today claims that Apple is in the process of testing a new iMac built with a Retina display, which could be available for purchase this fall to coincide with the release of OS X Yosemite. If true, it could … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Lots of Apple News; Yahoo to Close the Directory
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Lots of Apple News; Yahoo to Close the Directory

Happy Sunday, folks! I typically try to shy away from covering a whole lot about one company in these Wrap-Ups. Unfortunately, not a whole lot happened this week, and Apple made the headlines quite a bit; for both … [Read more...]

End of an Era: Yahoo Directory to Shut Down Dec. 31
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End of an Era: Yahoo Directory to Shut Down Dec. 31

It feels like a lifetime ago, but there was a time when I used the Internet without Google. Yahoo was the website to use back then when you wanted to find other sites. And the way you did that was by looking through … [Read more...]