If Someone Asks for Your Password on Camera…

If Someone Asks for Your Password on Camera…

Well, it should be self-evident, but if someone with a video camera and a microphone asks you for your password on the street, you probably shouldn’t tell them.That wasn’t immediately apparent for these folks, … [Read more...]

HTC Unveiling a New Flagship at MWC in March

HTC Unveiling a New Flagship at MWC in March

Every March in Barcelona, Spain, the Mobile World Congress kicks off – which is sort of like the E3 or CES for mobile phones. As such, we usually see pretty big announcements there, or at least coinciding with the … [Read more...]

Is Apple iOS 9 already on the Way?

Is Apple iOS 9 already on the Way?

It seems like we just got an update to Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS. When the iPhone 6 debuted this past fall, iOS 8 came along with it, bringing a whole host of improvements to Apple’s mobile fans. Now, … [Read more...]

Google & Automakers Aim for Self-Driving Cars in 2020

Google & Automakers Aim for Self-Driving Cars in 2020

As computing power gets better, smarter, and smaller, we’re finding new ways to cram it into all sorts of devices – including cars that can drive themselves. Google’s autonomous car initiative is gathering steam, … [Read more...]

Elon Musk is “Building a Hyperloop Test Track”

Elon Musk is “Building a Hyperloop Test Track”

Remember back in 2013, when Elon Musk basically said, “hey, why don’t we build magnetic rocket trains called ‘Hyperloops’” and we all said, “great idea but yeah right”? Well, it seems that Musk’s penchant … [Read more...]

Is a Faster, “Force Touch” iPhone 6s in the Works?

Is a Faster, “Force Touch” iPhone 6s in the Works?

If rumors are to be believed, Apple has about two-dozen different iPhone configurations in the works at any given moment, and only releases the ones they deem worthy twice a year or so. Case in point, a new rumor on … [Read more...]

T-Mobile Launches $40 Prepaid, May Bring YotaPhone 2 to US

T-Mobile Launches $40 Prepaid, May Bring YotaPhone 2 to US

T-Mobile continues to cause trouble for the mobile industry, slashing prices, and generally disrupting the power carriers have over their customers. Its latest initiative is called “Simply Prepaid,” and offers … [Read more...]

Google to End Glass Explorer Program, Launching Separate Glass Business

Google to End Glass Explorer Program, Launching Separate Glass Business

A new report out of Fortune today says that Google will be ending its beta-style Glass Explorer program this year, and will be spinning Glass into a separate business that will fall under Nest CEO Tony Fadell’s … [Read more...]

Nintendo Won’t Include an AC Adapter with the New 3DS, and That is Stupid

Nintendo Won’t Include an AC Adapter with the New 3DS, and That is Stupid

Nintendo had a pretty good 2014, but let's not kid ourselves: the company can't really afford bad news. Yet that's exactly what Nintendo seems to have sought out by eliminating the AC adapter from every New 3DS … [Read more...]

BlackBerry Stock Bounces, Drops Amid Samsung Buy Rumors

BlackBerry Stock Bounces, Drops Amid Samsung Buy Rumors

Yesterday, stock for BlackBerry saw a pretty huge bounce – and then a pretty huge drop – as rumors circulated that Samsung was interested in a reported $7.5 billion acquisition.At around 4 p.m. Eastern yesterday, … [Read more...]

Huge Google Translate Update is Live

Huge Google Translate Update is Live

That didn’t take long: after being initially reported only a couple days ago, it seems Google has gone ahead and updated its Translate app with some major improvements, apparently available right now.The app’s … [Read more...]

Today’s Nintendo Direct Brought Us a New 3DS Release Date, Lots of Other News

Today’s Nintendo Direct Brought Us a New 3DS Release Date, Lots of Other News

If you're a Nintendo fan, listen up: the company had one of its world famous "Nintendo Direct" live video streams today, and in terms of newsworthy announcements, this one did not disappoint.I won't go into great … [Read more...]