Samsung Inks Patent Licensing Deal with Google: Is This the End of Nexus?

Samsung Inks Patent Licensing Deal with Google: Is This the End of Nexus?

This morning, Samsung announced a new patent licensing deal with Google. The agreement will last for the next ten years, and will give both companies access to each other’s patent portfolios without risk of litigation. Allen Lo, … [Read more...]

Review: iPad mini with Retina (2013)

Review: iPad mini with Retina (2013)

When Apple released the original iPad mini back in 2012, it didn’t come as much of a surprise. That year was a particularly leaky one for Apple, and plenty of iPad mini photos -- both of parts and of the device itself -- made their way … [Read more...]

Website Security 101: 3 Tips to Keep Your Site Secure

Website Security 101: 3 Tips to Keep Your Site Secure

No one wants to be the victim of a hacker, whether it's an attack on your own personal website or one that belongs to your business. If you're in charge of a domain or responsible for any online output, then you must familiarize … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-up: Verizon Buys Intel TV; Beats Launches Another Music Subscription Service

Weekend Wrap-up: Verizon Buys Intel TV; Beats Launches Another Music Subscription Service

Want to get caught up on all the major tech stories from the past week? You've come to the right place; it's time for this week's edition of the Weekend Wrap-up. Verizon Buys Intel TV Remember when Intel was going to change TV … [Read more...]

Motorola Offering $100 Off an Unlocked Moto X for Just One Hour on January 27th

Motorola Offering $100 Off an Unlocked Moto X for Just One Hour on January 27th

Are you in the market for a new smartphone, on a tight budget, but want to get something powerful enough that you can use comfortable for years to come? Until now, the best answer would probably have been the Moto G - a quad core phone … [Read more...]

Microsoft Finally Adds Shutdown Button on the Start Screen in Windows 8.1 Update 1

Microsoft Finally Adds Shutdown Button on the Start Screen in Windows 8.1 Update 1

The Windows 8.1 Update 1 news keeps coming, and things seem to definitely be improving in the Windows department now that Steven Sinofsky is out. According to Microsoft scene group Wzor, who also leaked news that Windows 8.1 Update 1 … [Read more...]

Windows 8.1 Reportedly Getting March 11 Update

Windows 8.1 Reportedly Getting March 11 Update

In the wake of today’s great news for Microsoft’s bank account (and stock market performance), it seems only fitting that we’d also get news about an update to its current operating system, Windows 8.1. A post on ZDNet cites an unnamed … [Read more...]

Microsoft’s Q2 Results Exceed Expectations by Nearly $1 Billion

Microsoft’s Q2 Results Exceed Expectations by Nearly $1 Billion

After CES wrapped this month, tech sites and bloggers started talking about how the lack of Windows-focused products signified the beginning of the end for Microsoft and its flagship operating system—though, I disagreed. Today, the … [Read more...]

Judge Rules an IP Address is Not Proof of Identity

Judge Rules an IP Address is Not Proof of Identity

A Washington federal judge this week ruled that an IP address can’t be used against you as evidence of piracy, or less specifically, your IP address can’t be used solely as evidence to drag you into a copyright infringement … [Read more...]

Qualcomm Acquires Palm Patent Portfolio from HP

Qualcomm Acquires Palm Patent Portfolio from HP

According to a press release, it seems Qualcomm has just announced that it acquired Palm's patent portfolio from HP which comprised of approximately 1,400 granted patents and pending patent applications in the US and approximately … [Read more...]