I Traded In My Games and Consoles at GameStop and Got A Huge Surprise

I Traded In My Games and Consoles at GameStop and Got A Huge Surprise

Let it be known: I'm not a gamer. In fact, I very rarely play video games, so when I decided to move to Brooklyn, I thought it would be a good time to sell all my video games and consoles. There is a GameStop literally … [Read more...]

Google Adds Games, Starz, Showtime to Chromecast

Google Adds Games, Starz, Showtime to Chromecast

In the face of growing competition from the likes of Amazon, Google today announced that owners of the Chromecast – its HDMI media-streaming stick – will soon be able to do a bit more than they could … [Read more...]

HTC Selling 500 One M8 Android Phones at Deep Discounts

HTC Selling 500 One M8 Android Phones at Deep Discounts

When HTC announced its weekly “Hot Deals” promotion last Tuesday, it started off with a bang by selling the brand new Nexus 9 tablet at a 50 percent discount. Today, their deal is similarly huge, though slightly less … [Read more...]

Polish LG G3s Getting Lollipop, Moto X Soon

Polish LG G3s Getting Lollipop, Moto X Soon

Despite announcing that its newest version of Android – Android 5.0, aka Android L, aka Android Lollipop – would begin hitting compatible devices starting last Monday, so far almost zero handsets have received the … [Read more...]

President Obama Outlines Plan to Preserve Net Neutrality

President Obama Outlines Plan to Preserve Net Neutrality

With two years left in his final term as the chief executive, US President Barack Obama today announced his plan “for a free and open Internet,” the latest ray of hope for proponents of net neutrality. The plan is a … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Android Lollipop Launches; Amazon Unveils Echo

Weekend Wrap-Up: Android Lollipop Launches; Amazon Unveils Echo

Happy Sunday! It's time for another edition of the Weekend Wrap-Up, where we get you all caught up on the biggest tech stories from the past week. Companies in the news include Google, Amazon, LG and Viddy. Let's find … [Read more...]

Microsoft Teases Nov. 11 Debut of New Lumia

Microsoft Teases Nov. 11 Debut of New Lumia

All this talk of fancy new iPhone 6 handsets and hard-to-find Nexus 6 Android smartphones must be making Windows Phone users pretty jealous. It seems, however, that Microsoft has a solution in mind, as the company is … [Read more...]

Amazon Echo: An Always-On Digital Assistant Speaker

Amazon Echo: An Always-On Digital Assistant Speaker

In a surprise announcement today, Amazon has unveiled the Echo, a small, cylindrical speaker that houses a digital assistant that syncs with the cloud to do, well, everything you’d expect from the bevy of digital … [Read more...]

Finally! The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask is Getting a Nintendo 3DS Remake

Finally! The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask is Getting a Nintendo 3DS Remake

The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask is the remake I've been waiting years for. Ocarina of Time got one. The Wind Waker got one. Heck, even the universe of A Link to the Past was resurrected for A Link Between … [Read more...]

Word Up: Office on Android Tablets, Goes Mobile Freemium

Word Up: Office on Android Tablets, Goes Mobile Freemium

This past March, we got a glimpse at the new Microsoft: a company that finally released the long-awaited Office apps for Apple’s iPad – apps that worked well and showed that Microsoft can work well with others. … [Read more...]

Here’s My Only Problem With Apple Selling Its Gold Watch for $4,000

Here’s My Only Problem With Apple Selling Its Gold Watch for $4,000

I always had a feeling Apple was going to try and make its smartwatch as much a fashion-piece as it would be a piece of technology. I mean they did it first with the iPod and then iPhone, turning technology into … [Read more...]

Google and LG Sign 10-Year Global Patent Licensing Deal

Google and LG Sign 10-Year Global Patent Licensing Deal

Google and LG are getting a little closer, as today the companies today announced a ten-year global patent licensing deal. That means that over the next decade, neither company should have to jump over hurdles to license … [Read more...]