Facebook to Crack Down on Fake News Stories

Facebook to Crack Down on Fake News Stories

One of the worst parts of the Facebook experience is being bombarded with the various fake news stories shared by your friends (okay, your parents and that weird guy you roomed with for six months in college). But fear … [Read more...]

Images of “Hima,” or HTC One M9, Allegedly Leaked

Images of “Hima,” or HTC One M9, Allegedly Leaked

In the run-up to the launch of the HTC One M8, a whole slew of leaked images and specs hit the web, essentially spoiling the surprise well before the official reveal. This year, we know that HTC will be bringing a new … [Read more...]

Club Nintendo is Being Discontinued, Will Wind Down Completely on June 30

Club Nintendo is Being Discontinued, Will Wind Down Completely on June 30

Is lackluster better than nothing? Ask Nintendo fans. In the past three decades, these troopers have suffered through almost nonexistent third-party support in at least three console generations. They've also … [Read more...]

Windows 10: Event Tomorrow, Mobile Preview February

Windows 10: Event Tomorrow, Mobile Preview February

Tomorrow, Microsoft will be holding an event to unveil the next pieces of its Windows 10 strategy. Since late last year, Microsoft has been working with users to shake the kinks out of Windows 10, via a Technical Preview … [Read more...]

Quickie: Like Snapchat and Slingshot had a Crazy Baby

Quickie: Like Snapchat and Slingshot had a Crazy Baby

Snapchat is a phenomenon that still somewhat eludes me. Why would I want to send photos to people that’ll just vanish? It seems like a lot of effort for little reward – besides, I like being able to refer back to … [Read more...]

USA Hacked North Korea Four Years Ago

USA Hacked North Korea Four Years Ago

 So how did the United States know that North Korea was responsible for hacking Sony Pictures Entertainment last year? Well, it seems that’s because the United States had actually hacked North Korea first, … [Read more...]

Analyst Says 12-Inch iPad Pro to Come with Stylus

Analyst Says 12-Inch iPad Pro to Come with Stylus

I love my Surface Pro 3. That said, I rarely ever use the included stylus to do, well, anything, since I mostly enjoy the thing as a laptop replacement rather than a tablet. I like knowing that I can use the stylus, but … [Read more...]

Amazon Announces Plans for Theatrical Films

Amazon Announces Plans for Theatrical Films

Amazon won’t be satisfied until it has a hand in just about every business – everywhere. This morning, the online retailer – that sells books, DVDs, power tools, runs its own on-demand video service (and content … [Read more...]

HTC to Reveal a Smartwatch with Flagship Phone in March

HTC to Reveal a Smartwatch with Flagship Phone in March

It’s no big surprise that HTC will reportedly be unveiling a new flagship smartphone at the annual Mobile World Congress, or MWC, in Barcelona this March. However, Bloomberg reported late last night that the company … [Read more...]

I’m A Happy New Yorker With A Brilliant Idea

I’m A Happy New Yorker With A Brilliant Idea

Welcome to Bits & Bytes episode 3! Today is January 18 2015 and I am your host Jeff Weisbein! And today I’m joined by a very special guest, Mandy Wiltse aka ev aka my girlfriend.Before we begin this week, I … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Google to End Glass Explorer Program; Nintendo Will Launch New 3DS in U.S.

Weekend Wrap-Up: Google to End Glass Explorer Program; Nintendo Will Launch New 3DS in U.S.

Happy Sunday, everyone! It's Weekend Wrap-Up time, which means you're about to get all caught up on the biggest tech stories from the past week. Google, Nintendo, and Apple all made headlines in the last seven days -- … [Read more...]

NY Governor Cuomo Announces Broadband Initiative All New Yorkers Should Be Proud Of

NY Governor Cuomo Announces Broadband Initiative All New Yorkers Should Be Proud Of

I love calling myself a native New Yorker, but today, I'm even more proud to have that distinction. Yesterday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a $1 billion plan to improve access to high-speed Internet across New York … [Read more...]