Weekend Wrap-Up: Google’s Project Ara Slated for Jan. 2015; Yahoo & Microsoft Want to Take Over iOS Search
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Google’s Project Ara Slated for Jan. 2015; Yahoo & Microsoft Want to Take Over iOS Search

Happy Easter Sunday, and thanks for tuning in for another edition of the Weekend Wrap-Up. We've collected the top stories from the past week in tech and put together summaries in two different formats: video, assembled … [Read more...]

Nintendo Should Run the Netflix of Retro Video Games
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Nintendo Should Run the Netflix of Retro Video Games

Nintendo has a long and storied history in the world of video games, and its past systems have been home to some of the greatest titles ever made. The company has made many of those titles available -- three times, in … [Read more...]

Microsoft’s Acquisition of Nokia Finally Set to Close This Month
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Microsoft’s Acquisition of Nokia Finally Set to Close This Month

It's been a long time coming, but Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s handset division will soon be complete, according to a post on Neowin today. The news comes by way of a letter sent to Nokia customers about the … [Read more...]

Xbox One Crosses 5 Million Consoles Shipped…Microsoft Quiet on Units Sold
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Xbox One Crosses 5 Million Consoles Shipped…Microsoft Quiet on Units Sold

A couple days ago, Sony announced that the PlayStation 4 had sold 7 million units in over 72 territories worldwide since its launch last November. Yesterday, Microsoft made an announcement of its own, reporting that … [Read more...]

Amazon Fire TV Adds Unified Voice Search for Several Apps
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Amazon Fire TV Adds Unified Voice Search for Several Apps

It's Gary Busey's lucky day. Amazon's Fire TV has just added several new content partners for the streaming box's unified voice search feature, including Hulu Plus, Showtime Anywhere and Crackle. Users looking for … [Read more...]

Review: HTC One M8 is the Best Android Smartphone
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Review: HTC One M8 is the Best Android Smartphone

When we got the invite to go to the HTC One M8 launch event in NYC on March 25, there wasn't much left [feature wise] to surprise us with.  But being the tech enthusiasts that we are (and that we know you are), we … [Read more...]

Vision for the Future: Google Files Patent for Camera Contact Lenses
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Vision for the Future: Google Files Patent for Camera Contact Lenses

It wasn’t so long ago that we first heard about Google’s Smart Contact Lens project, an effort to help those dealing with diabetes better regulate their blood sugar levels. But while we haven’t heard much of that … [Read more...]

Microsoft Will Soon Let Developers Respond to Your Windows Phone App Review
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Microsoft Will Soon Let Developers Respond to Your Windows Phone App Review

Perhaps you're a mobile application developer, frustrated at a particularly annoying review stuck on your precious app's product page that just spews out vicious misinformation, turning potential customers off for no … [Read more...]

Tor Could Cut Down on Capacity Due to Heartbleed
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Tor Could Cut Down on Capacity Due to Heartbleed

Heartbleed, the horrible little security exploit that has caused nearly mass panic and confusion across the entirety of the internet over the past couple of days, has taken another victim - web anonymizing service … [Read more...]

Reports Say Yahoo & Microsoft Both Gunning for Google’s Search Spot on iOS
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Reports Say Yahoo & Microsoft Both Gunning for Google’s Search Spot on iOS

There’s an interesting relationship between Apple and Google. The two companies need each other; Apple needs to provide its users with access to Google’s great, in-demand services, and Google needs those users on its … [Read more...]

Twitter Bets on Facebook-Style Install Ads to Bring in Revenue
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Twitter Bets on Facebook-Style Install Ads to Bring in Revenue

You can call it copying or you can call it borrowing, but the “swapping” of ideas between Facebook and Twitter over the past year has been fascinating to see unfold. Facebook copied Twitter’s hashtags and trending … [Read more...]

The PlayStation 4 is Selling So Well, Even Sony is Surprised
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The PlayStation 4 is Selling So Well, Even Sony is Surprised

Sony’s latest home game console, the PlayStation 4, has only been available for just shy of 6 months, and its success is unprecedented. As of April 6th, the company reported that it has sold a whopping 7 million … [Read more...]