Is Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Slipping When It Comes to Attention to Detail?

Is Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Slipping When It Comes to Attention to Detail?

Marissa Mayer, now CEO of Yahoo [former Google exec], has developed a reputation over the years of her career as someone who pays extremely close attention to detail and data.  Just how extreme is extreme?  During her … [Read more...]

Apple Launches iPhone Trade-In Program in UK Retail Stores Starting Today

Apple Launches iPhone Trade-In Program in UK Retail Stores Starting Today

Planning on buying a shiny new iPhone, but don't know what to do with your old one? Well, residents of the UK have a new, great option if you're okay with doing business in an Apple Retail Store. Starting today, Apple … [Read more...]

Windows Phone 8 Update Coming Soon, Today for Developers

Windows Phone 8 Update Coming Soon, Today for Developers

If you own a Windows 8-powered device, Microsoft’s looking to get your operating system updated very shortly. While users owning PCs and tablets running the full desktop version of Windows 8 will finally get access to … [Read more...]

Foursquare’s Business Model Finally Starts Showing Signs of Life

Foursquare’s Business Model Finally Starts Showing Signs of Life

Today, Foursquare, the location-based services company, announced that it's opening up its advertising platform to 1.5 million merchants in an effort to generate revenue for the company.  Foursquare has long been a … [Read more...]

Netflix May Come To Cable Set-Top Boxes

Netflix May Come To Cable Set-Top Boxes

Cable TV subscribers may soon have an additional choice when it comes to on-demand movies and shows.  Netflix is in talks with several U.S. pay-television providers including Comcast and Suddenlink Communications to make … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-up: iPhone 5c Production Halved; Yahoo Mail Offers 1 Gigabyte of Storage

Weekend Wrap-up: iPhone 5c Production Halved; Yahoo Mail Offers 1 Gigabyte of Storage

Thanks for checking in to this Sunday's Weekend Wrap-up, where we get you all caught up on the biggest tech stories from the past week. We have some pretty big ones queued up, so let's get to it. The iPhone 5c May Not … [Read more...]

The Infamous Blue Screen of Death…on Apple’s iPhone 5s?

The Infamous Blue Screen of Death…on Apple’s iPhone 5s?

It’s a sight Windows users know all too well: the Blue Screen of Death. Even though it hasn’t been around for the last few iterations of Microsoft’s operating system, its glowing image still haunt our nightmares. There … [Read more...]

NSA Spying Leads Five Major Internet Institutions to Abandon US Government

NSA Spying Leads Five Major Internet Institutions to Abandon US Government

A number of the Internet’s core institutions are abandoning the United States government. How they’re doing it and why, however, is multi-fold.The directors of the five most major Internet institutions, that being … [Read more...]

Apple Will Reportedly Cut Production of the iPhone 5c in Half

Apple Will Reportedly Cut Production of the iPhone 5c in Half

There have been quite a few iPhone 5c promotions popping up lately, offering discounts for Apple's mid-tier smartphone. It seemed peculiar that retailers would have trouble moving new Apple devices, but a new report … [Read more...]

Vooza Wants to Steal Your Data and Entertain You At the Same Time

Vooza Wants to Steal Your Data and Entertain You At the Same Time

If you have never heard of Vooza it's entirely possible you may think that it is a mobile web app that steals data from cellphones and sells it to Eastern European spammers -- but it isn't.  In fact, it's not even an … [Read more...]

How To Opt Out If You Don’t Want Your Name and Photo Used In Google Ads

How To Opt Out If You Don’t Want Your Name and Photo Used In Google Ads

Google just updated its Terms of Service, the agreement all users must agree to in order to use the service, the updated terms will go into effect as of November 11, 2013.  One of the changes in the terms is that Google … [Read more...]

Google’s Not Giving Up the Living Room: ‘Android TV’ Could Replace Google TV

Google’s Not Giving Up the Living Room: ‘Android TV’ Could Replace Google TV

Google TV, Google's Android-powered foray into the world of TV set-top boxes, hasn't quite been the rousing success the company hoped for. But Google isn't ready to concede the space just yet. A report from GigaOM … [Read more...]