Look Out Below: PC Shipments Decrease for Sixth Consecutive Quarter

Look Out Below: PC Shipments Decrease for Sixth Consecutive Quarter

The PC industry isn't looking pretty.  For the past six consecutive quarters PC shipments have continued to decline, a trend that is expected to continue.  New reports by both Gartner and IDC do not look promising at … [Read more...]

Google Maps Preview Updates with Multi-Destination Directions, Travel Info and Events Listings

Google Maps Preview Updates with Multi-Destination Directions, Travel Info and Events Listings

Who's ready for Lil and Ted's Excellent Adventure? Google announced an update to its Google Maps preview earlier this afternoon, bringing back directions for multiple destinations, adding access to flight information and … [Read more...]

Simple MoneyDrop Will Soon Allow You to Transfer Money Locally By Bluetooth

Simple MoneyDrop Will Soon Allow You to Transfer Money Locally By Bluetooth

Simple, a mostly-digital banking solution for smartphone-sporting folks, is launching a new app feature that will allow users to transfer funds with others via Bluetooth. While the idea of transferring your hard-earned … [Read more...]

Must See Tweet-V? Comcast and Twitter Team Up on “See It” Button

Must See Tweet-V? Comcast and Twitter Team Up on “See It” Button

If there’s one thing there’s no shortage of, it’s stuff to watch on the Internet. Between Amazon Prime, Netflix, YouTube, and Hulu Pluls, your video watching options are pretty endless. But if you want to actually watch … [Read more...]

Apple to Hold Event on October 22 to Unveil new iPads, Mac Pro, and OS X Mavericks

Apple to Hold Event on October 22 to Unveil new iPads, Mac Pro, and OS X Mavericks

Apple will reportedly hold its next invitation-only event on Tuesday, October 22 according to a report by All Things D.  While it is speculated that the main focus of the event will be the latest updates to the company’s … [Read more...]

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Round, The First Smartphone With Curved Display

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Round, The First Smartphone With Curved Display

Samsung has unpacked its rumored smartphone with a curved OLED display. The Galaxy Round, which will launch on SK Telecom in South Korea, has a 5.7-inch 1080p screen the same size as seen on the company's Galaxy Note 3, … [Read more...]

Samsung Loses Patent Battle to Apple, Some Older Devices Banned in US

Samsung Loses Patent Battle to Apple, Some Older Devices Banned in US

After a long and heated patent-infringement dispute between Samsung and Apple, Samsung will not be allowed to import a handful of its smartphone and tablet devices to the U.S. This outcome was solidified when United … [Read more...]

Here’s A First Look At Samsung’s Galaxy Phone With Curved Display

Here’s A First Look At Samsung’s Galaxy Phone With Curved Display

The first photo of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy smartphone with a curved screen have been leaked out by famed (and very reliable) @evleaks on Twitter.  A number of recent rumors have slated a potential announcement of this … [Read more...]

Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings Prove Lesser Watched Shows Have Value

Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings Prove Lesser Watched Shows Have Value

If you watched the Emmy's over two weeks ago, the bulk of the awards were centered around the most watched shows, including The Big Bang Theory, Breaking Bad and Modern Family.  But if you were measuring the most watched … [Read more...]

Touch-Optimized Version of Office for iPad “in Progress”

Touch-Optimized Version of Office for iPad “in Progress”

Back in June, Microsoft released an iPhone-optimized version of its productivity suite, Office—but neglected to bother with an iPad version. The move was something of a head-scratcher considering that the iPad device was … [Read more...]

Security Researcher Awarded $100,000 for Discovering Exploit in Windows 8.1

Security Researcher Awarded $100,000 for Discovering Exploit in Windows 8.1

Today, Microsoft announced that security researcher, James Forshaw, has been awarded $100,000 for finding and reporting a new mitigation bypass exploit in Windows 8.1.  This is the biggest security bounty Microsoft has … [Read more...]

Flint Mobile Payment App: Hip to Beat Square

Flint Mobile Payment App: Hip to Beat Square

When my band released its first CD last year, we signed up with Square to allow each of us to use our smartphones as mobile registers. With the app installed on all of our phones, any one of us could sell CDs to anyone … [Read more...]