Apple Tightens Licensed iPhone Case Standards

Apple Tightens Licensed iPhone Case Standards

Apple is doing its damndest to make sure that your device survives your tumultuous ownership of it. After last week’s news that the company had patented a drop-protection system – which would vibrate a falling iPhone … [Read more...]

Google: Nexus 5 Still Available in 2015

Google: Nexus 5 Still Available in 2015

Yesterday, we learned that Google was ending the production of its former flagship smartphone, the Nexus 5. In the wake of that news, we saw that the product listing for the Nexus 5 on the Google Play Store was also out … [Read more...]

Nexus 9 LTE Available at T-Mobile for $600

Nexus 9 LTE Available at T-Mobile for $600

The Nexus 9 Android tablet, made by HTC, is a great little device with a bit of a high price tag. But if you just need a tablet that can get online with or without Wi-Fi, then today’s your lucky day: you can buy the … [Read more...]

Google Officially Ends Nexus 5 Production

Google Officially Ends Nexus 5 Production

Earlier this year, I switched mobile carriers and got myself a Nexus 5 smartphone, probably the best handset I’ve ever had since jumping into the smartphone world from my dear, departed Palm Centro. However, now that … [Read more...]

Switch, “Tinder for Jobs,” Raises $1.4M

Switch, “Tinder for Jobs,” Raises $1.4M

The rise of Tinder happened while I’ve been happily relationshipped, so I can’t speak from experience when I talk about how the app has revolutionized the dating scene. However, the app’s ease of use has become a … [Read more...]

Coldplay to Perform Exclusive Gear VR Concert

Coldplay to Perform Exclusive Gear VR Concert

Not many people are going to buy the Gear VR headset from Samsung – though that prediction is based entirely on statistics rather than any comment about the headset’s quality or viability. Because you need a Galaxy … [Read more...]

Pirate Bay Goes Offline Following Police Raid

Pirate Bay Goes Offline Following Police Raid

If you use the Internet with any regularity, chances are at least pretty good that you have engaged in some illicit downloading of content that you didn’t pay for. One of the premier sources for this kind of activity … [Read more...]

Win 10 Users May Need to Uninstall Office, Plus Cortana Images

Win 10 Users May Need to Uninstall Office, Plus Cortana Images

No one said using an experimental operating system would be easy. In fact, for Windows Insiders, who are test driving the Technical Preview version of Windows 10, the experience at time can be downright annoying. Case in … [Read more...]

Project Ara Module Marketplace Announced

Project Ara Module Marketplace Announced

Google’s Advanced Projects and Technology (ATAP) division is still plugging away at making Project Ara, a modular smartphone, a reality. But while a marketplace for digital products like smartphone apps is easy to … [Read more...]

Researchers Create “Touchable Holograms” Using Ultrasound

Researchers Create “Touchable Holograms” Using Ultrasound

The virtual reality “industry” is just starting to take off, with yesterday being the first day that consumers could buy a consumer-ready (though still early) version of the Samsung Gear VR headset. With Samsung’s … [Read more...]

Rumor: Apple Mulling 4-inch iPhone for the Ladies

Rumor: Apple Mulling 4-inch iPhone for the Ladies

This year, Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, two new handsets that broke the previously held size records for iPhones, offering 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch displays, respectively. A new rumor is circulating, … [Read more...]

The Under $99 Gift Guide for Everyone

The Under $99 Gift Guide for Everyone

The last time I put together a holiday gift guide was back in 2012. I tried to cast a wide net that year, pulling in as many categories of tech products as I possibly could. Unfortunately, if you walked in not knowing … [Read more...]