Google announces Chromecast, a streaming dongle for your existing TV

Google announces Chromecast, a streaming dongle for your existing TV

Google has just announced a brand new product at their special breakfast event for press this morning, and this one's sure to get entertainment enthusiasts excited. Called Chromecast in honor of the operating system it … [Read more...]

Dell Shareholders Vote Delayed Once Again Until August 2, Ante Officially Upped

Dell Shareholders Vote Delayed Once Again Until August 2, Ante Officially Upped

This morning, a much-delayed vote was held within the halls of Dell that decided whether the company was to stay publicly traded, or revert to its formerly private state courtesy of a buyout from equity firm Silver Lake. … [Read more...]

New Nexus 7 Available for Pre-order at Best Buy for $229.99 with Android 4.3

New Nexus 7 Available for Pre-order at Best Buy for $229.99 with Android 4.3

Google's mysterious breakfast event is today, but based on this new pre-order page on Best Buy's website for the brand new Nexus 7, it is starting to look a bit less mysterious.  Why wait for Google to announce it when … [Read more...]

Apple Earnings: $35.3B Revenue, $6.9B Profit, $7.47 EPS in Q3 2013

Apple Earnings: $35.3B Revenue, $6.9B Profit, $7.47 EPS in Q3 2013

Apple just released their Q3 2013 earnings and they are pretty much what everyone expected coming in at $35.3 billion in revenue, $6.9 billion in profit, or $7.47 earnings per share (EPS), and 36.9% gross margins.  For … [Read more...]

Twitter Opening up TV Ad Targeting Product To All U.S. Advertisers

Twitter Opening up TV Ad Targeting Product To All U.S. Advertisers

Earlier this summer, Twitter placed a product in beta called TV Ad Targeting that allowed certain companies to run Twitter-based advertisements of their products in conjunction with their nationally-televised … [Read more...]

Icahn Calls out Dell Special Committee a Day Before Vote

Icahn Calls out Dell Special Committee a Day Before Vote

With just one more day before the date of the Dell buyout vote—well, one more day before the revised date of the Dell buyout vote—confirmed crazy billionaire Carl Icahn issued an open letter to the Dell Special … [Read more...]

Verizon Announces New Lineup of Droid Phones: Droid Mini, Droid Ultra, and Droid Maxx

Verizon Announces New Lineup of Droid Phones: Droid Mini, Droid Ultra, and Droid Maxx

This morning, cell phone provider Verizon hosted a small, low-key event in which a new line of Droid phones were announced and detailed. This is coupled with Verizon’s plan to reboot their Droid smartphone line and … [Read more...]

Nokia announces the Lumia 625, their largest smartphone yet

Nokia announces the Lumia 625, their largest smartphone yet

Phablets, once seen as an incredibly niche segment of the smartphone market, are slowly becoming more and more in style - there was a time not too terribly long ago where 3.5" smartphones were the norm and anything … [Read more...]

Flipboard magazines come to the Web

Flipboard magazines come to the Web

After launching on the iPad and eventually making its way to iPhones, iPod touches and Android devices, Flipboard is now taking its act to the desktop -- sort of. The company announced on its blog this morning that … [Read more...]

Five Days In, Security Firms Start to Wonder What’s Going on at Apple

Five Days In, Security Firms Start to Wonder What’s Going on at Apple

The recent security breach with the Apple Developer website has left many security firms wondering what's going on over in Cupertino.  Apple's Developer Center has been down since Thursday evening, leaving many … [Read more...]

Piqora Adds Tumblr, Instragram Analytics, Expands Beyond Pinterest

Piqora Adds Tumblr, Instragram Analytics, Expands Beyond Pinterest

Visual analytics company Piqora is adding Tumblr and Instagram to its analytics platform, expanding beyond its Pinterest-based roots.  In doing so, Piqora says its the first company to track images, hashtags and … [Read more...]

FanHero Helps Content Creators Monetize Their Fanbase

FanHero Helps Content Creators Monetize Their Fanbase

The Internet has made it super easy to create and share content, which is great because its resulted in many people building awesome communities of people who love their work.  But how do you monetize that community in … [Read more...]