HTC Hopes To (Be) Cool With New Ad Starring Robert Downey Jr.

HTC Hopes To (Be) Cool With New Ad Starring Robert Downey Jr.

HTC just released a teaser (below) of its new ‘Here’s To Change’ campaign which will kick off on August 15, initially on YouTube, followed by cinema and TV spots. The initial focus will be on making noise about … [Read more...]

Microsoft was wrong with Windows 8, and it’ll be wrong with 8.1

Microsoft was wrong with Windows 8, and it’ll be wrong with 8.1

Windows 8 was released just a little over a year ago, on August 1, 2012. It replaced Windows 7, an operating system that, to many, was Microsoft's best work since XP. Did Windows 7 need to be replaced just three years … [Read more...]

BlackBerry Board Is Considering Its Options, Including Selling the Company

BlackBerry Board Is Considering Its Options, Including Selling the Company

Trading has resumed on BBRY (BlackBerry) after being halted for a few minutes after the company announced it was entertaining the idea of selling the company or at the very least looking to enter a strategic … [Read more...]

Second generation Nexus 7 launching in the United Kingdom on August 28th

Second generation Nexus 7 launching in the United Kingdom on August 28th

Are you living in the United Kingdom and have been eagerly awaiting the release of the popular second generation Nexus 7? Well, I've got some excellent news for you - a couple of weeks ago I reported that retailers had … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-up: Bezos buys the Post, Yahoo tries new logos

Weekend Wrap-up: Bezos buys the Post, Yahoo tries new logos

Morning, folks, and thanks for stopping by for another edition of the Weekend Wrap-up, where we catch you up on the top stories from the past week. What's black, white and owned by Jeff Bezos? If you answered the … [Read more...]

Rumor: Apple iPhone Event Planned for September 10

Rumor: Apple iPhone Event Planned for September 10

A new report by All Things D states that the next iPhone will be announced at a special September 10th event.  This report comes shortly after Apple-insider Jim Dalrymple "Nope'd" the original rumor of a September 6th … [Read more...]

Apple Developer Center Back Online, Developers Awarded One Free Month

Apple Developer Center Back Online, Developers Awarded One Free Month

The Apple Developer Center is back online as of early this morning.  We received an email at 3:04AM EST informing us that all of the services in the developer center have been restored and are fully functional.  This … [Read more...]

Judge denies Apple’s request for temporary suspension of eBook antitrust ruling

Judge denies Apple’s request for temporary suspension of eBook antitrust ruling

Things keep going from bad to worse for Apple in the courts these days. First Judge Denise Cote of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York ruled that the company violated antitrust laws … [Read more...]

Facebook Video Ad Success Depends on Whether Users Think Facebook Content Is Worth It

Facebook Video Ad Success Depends on Whether Users Think Facebook Content Is Worth It

Remember how we told you that 15 second video ads are coming to Facebook?  Well, they still are but apparently Mark Zuckerberg is being very cautious about the launch of the video advertising product.  The video ads, … [Read more...]

New iPad 5 Front Photos Leak Online

New iPad 5 Front Photos Leak Online

Remember last week, when we got a look at the alleged back casing for Apple’s supposedly forthcoming iPad 5? It seems that whatever metaphorical faucet that these photos are coming from is still quite leaky. A post on … [Read more...]

GoodSync 9 Lets You Sync Between Mac and PC, Cloud Drives

GoodSync 9 Lets You Sync Between Mac and PC, Cloud Drives

Yes, I am one of the people in the world that has a PC and a Mac in my household and constantly move between both for different files and documents.  I know that there is a better way, but haven't exactly had the time … [Read more...]

Amazon could release Android-based game system by year’s end

Amazon could release Android-based game system by year’s end

In the world of Android-based game systems, we already have the Ouya and the Nvidia Shield, and the GameStick is just around the corner. Even Google is thinking about entering into the fray with its own console. But if … [Read more...]