Dell admits Windows 8 sales “have been modest”

Dell admits Windows 8 sales “have been modest”

Dell's vice president of personal computing Sam Burd has just admitted in an interview with the Guardian that Windows 8 and Windows RT sales "have been modest," claiming that Dell has sold merely "hundreds of thousands" … [Read more...]

Nintendo quietly kills the Wii Vitality Sensor peripheral

Nintendo quietly kills the Wii Vitality Sensor peripheral

Nintendo made a splash in the healthy lifestyle market with their Wii Fit product, however we haven't heard about that other product, if you even remember it, in quite some time. Yes, I'm talking about the Wii Vitality … [Read more...]

Silver Lake Withdraws from Hulu Bidding Process

Silver Lake Withdraws from Hulu Bidding Process

One of the big bidders looking to snag television-streaming service Hulu has taken itself out of the running, says a post on AllThingsD today. Silver Lake Partners, a tech-focused private equity firm, had previously been … [Read more...]

The Walking Dead: 400 Days hits Xbox Live, now on most systems

The Walking Dead: 400 Days hits Xbox Live, now on most systems

After launching on the PlayStation 3 this past Tuesday and making the jump to PCs and Macs on Wednesday, the latest episode of Telltale's The Walking Dead, Season One is now available for the Xbox 360. The episode, … [Read more...]

Samsung’s Profits Disappoint Wall Street, But Why?

Samsung’s Profits Disappoint Wall Street, But Why?

What's one thing Samsung and Apple have in common?  Wall Street isn't currently impressed by either of them.  Despite both companies having record breaking quarters in terms of revenue and profit, both tech giants are … [Read more...]

Boxee shutting down Cloud DVR service on July 10th

Boxee shutting down Cloud DVR service on July 10th

When we reported that Boxee is being acquired by Samsung for $30 million yesterday, it still wasn't quite clear exactly what Samsung had in mind for the upstart platform. Now we have a slightly better idea of what … [Read more...]

Android Exploit Leaves Users Vulnerable

Android Exploit Leaves Users Vulnerable

According to a post on Computerworld, there’s a long-unnoticed exploit lingering in the Android mobile operating system—one that leaves users extremely vulnerable to insidious programs and the people who make them. … [Read more...]

Motorola Moto X may not be so customizable, after all

Motorola Moto X may not be so customizable, after all

You might have caught the new Moto X ad, which we wrote about yesterday. Our Jeff Weisbein called it gutsy, and in the way it uses our July 4th holiday to declare independence from cookie cutter phone designs, I guess it … [Read more...]

WordPress, Reddit, 4Chan and Others Participating in Anti-NSA Protests on July 4th

WordPress, Reddit, 4Chan and Others Participating in Anti-NSA Protests on July 4th

Since it was recently revealed that the United States government has been stretching their technological freedoms beyond their limit, what with recent reports (and outrage) over U.S. citizen phone-tapping and … [Read more...]

Boston University Files Patent Suit Against Apple over iPhone Part

Boston University Files Patent Suit Against Apple over iPhone Part

Considering that Apple has been embroiled in a seemingly never ending suit against Samsung over alleged patent infringements, it seems more than a little ironic that the House that Jobs Built should be hit with a patent … [Read more...]

Bitrix24 Is Yammer, Zoho and Dropbox in One

Bitrix24 Is Yammer, Zoho and Dropbox in One

As businesses become more collaborative online, they are requiring more than just the limited functionality of Microsoft Office, which is why many of them are turning to Customer Relationship Management systems (CRMs).  … [Read more...]

Samsung Reportedly Buys Boxee For $30 Million

Samsung Reportedly Buys Boxee For $30 Million

Samsung has reportedly paid $30 million for Boxee, the streaming media player that has struggled to make a name for itself in the competitive home entertainment market, according to a report from the Israeli business … [Read more...]