Power Up: Samsung Galaxy S5 Battery Could Be Huge and Quick-Charging

Power Up: Samsung Galaxy S5 Battery Could Be Huge and Quick-Charging

Just yesterday, we learned a whole hell of a lot about the forthcoming Galaxy S5, arguably the most popular smartphone next to Apple’s iPhone, and certainly tech-giant Samsung’s flagship device. Tentatively scheduled for a Spring 2014 … [Read more...]

Court Ruling Delivers A Huge Blow to the Internet and Net Neutrality

Court Ruling Delivers A Huge Blow to the Internet and Net Neutrality

Oh no.  An appeals court in Washington just ruled that the FCC’s “net neutrality” rules, which prevent companies like Verizon and Comcast from favoring some type of Internet traffic over others, are invalid. In an opening passage of … [Read more...]

How Do You Make The Best Smartwatch Even Better? Here’s How

How Do You Make The Best Smartwatch Even Better? Here’s How

I think it's safe to say that the Pebble smartwatch is currently leading the pack when it comes to wearable technology.  It earns points for style, features, battery life, and integration with both iOS and Android smartphones.  The … [Read more...]

Twitter Redesign Looks to Unify the Experience Across Devices

Twitter Redesign Looks to Unify the Experience Across Devices

It may not make the biggest splash in the world of tech news, Twitter is slowly rolling out a redesign of its browser page. While there are undeniable differences between the new look and the old look, one does have to wonder about the … [Read more...]

Google Will Pay $3.2 Billion to Acquire Nest

Google Will Pay $3.2 Billion to Acquire Nest

Nest, a company well-known for its smart thermostat product of the same name and, more recently, the Nest Protect smoke and carbon monoxide detector, will be acquired by Google for a sum of $3.2 billion. This news comes courtesy of a … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Specs Rumored Once More, Sounds Impressive

Samsung Galaxy S5 Specs Rumored Once More, Sounds Impressive

A new report this morning claims to know exactly what Samsung is planning for its next flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S5. If it’s at all accurate, the next phone in the successful Galaxy lineup may house a 2K resolution … [Read more...]

Snapchat Apologizes for Spammy Snaps

Snapchat Apologizes for Spammy Snaps

Earlier this month, a Snapchat security breach allowed 4.6 usernames and phone numbers to go public, and the company's response -- an acknowledgement/non-apology -- was widely ridiculed by press. Now the company again finds itself on … [Read more...]

BlackBerry CEO Reveals More Details About His Turnaround Plans

BlackBerry CEO Reveals More Details About His Turnaround Plans

BlackBerry has gone through a number of metamorphoses as the smartphone maker struggles to compete with the likes of Android and iOS.  After failing to turn the company around with devices like the Z10 and Z30, which catered to … [Read more...]

Branch Acquired for $15 Million to Develop Facebook Conversations

Branch Acquired for $15 Million to Develop Facebook Conversations

Not everyone is immune to the big money charms of Facebook: the Verge is reporting today that Branch, a company specializing in content-specific discussions and link-sharing, is going to be absorbed into the social network for a cool … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-up: Target Breach is Actually Worse; T-Mobile Covers ETF Fees for New Customers

Weekend Wrap-up: Target Breach is Actually Worse; T-Mobile Covers ETF Fees for New Customers

Thanks for stopping by for this week's edition of the Weekend Wrap-up, where we look back at the biggest stories in tech from the past week. You can catch a video summary of these stories directly below, or you can skip on past the … [Read more...]