HTC “Hima” Coming for Android & Windows Phone

HTC “Hima” Coming for Android & Windows Phone

This past year, HTC made plenty of waves with the release of the One M8, a premium Android phone that later relaunched as a premium Windows Phone handset. Both phones helped HTC’s reputation in the mobile world, and … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Microsoft Buys Acompli; Firefox Coming to iOS

Weekend Wrap-Up: Microsoft Buys Acompli; Firefox Coming to iOS

Happy Sunday, folks! Thanks for stopping by for the Weekend Wrap-Up, where we fill you in on big news stories from the past week. Companies making headlines in the past seven days include Microsoft, Acompli, Mozilla, … [Read more...]

Parcel Might Be the Future of Online Shopping Deliveries

Parcel Might Be the Future of Online Shopping Deliveries

For some reason, the FedEx man is allergic to my doorbell. I’ve missed several deliveries here at my apartment in Minneapolis – even when I was home – because the FedEx delivery guy decided he’d rather fill out a … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy S6 Specs Leak Again

Samsung Galaxy S6 Specs Leak Again

A new post on 9to5Google today reports that a prototype of Samsung’s next flagship phone – the Galaxy S6 – has been benchmarked online, revealing specifications for the new handset that will hopefully reverse the … [Read more...]

Outbrain Releases Amplify API for Smarter Content Marketing

Outbrain Releases Amplify API for Smarter Content Marketing

One of the rising trends in blogs and websites has been the idea of content marketing – you know, when articles or posts appear that say “sponsored content.” It’s a new version of “advertorial,” when articles … [Read more...]

Slingshot Has New Features. Wait, Remember Slingshot?

Slingshot Has New Features. Wait, Remember Slingshot?

This past summer, Facebook put out a competitor for Snapchat, the photo and video-sharing app that zaps your content into limbo once it’s been consumed, and is a hit with all the youngsters. We wrote about Slingshot … [Read more...]

New Rumors Won’t Let Surface Mini Stay Dead

New Rumors Won’t Let Surface Mini Stay Dead

You can’t keep a good tablet down, it seems. A fresh batch of rumors claim that Microsoft will make an announcement about the Surface Mini tablet sometime this month. Before you get a tablet-sized stocking hung on the … [Read more...]

Google+ Adds Pinned Updates

Google+ Adds Pinned Updates

Remember Google+? If you're drawing a blank, let me fill you in. Google+ is a sort of social layer on top of Google -- one that looks like a sort of mix of Facebook and Twitter. And the fact that I'm worried people … [Read more...]

These Smartphone and Tablet Accessories Are Sure to Please

These Smartphone and Tablet Accessories Are Sure to Please

If you're short on gift ideas this holiday season, we've got you covered.  Most people have a smartphone or tablet these days, so why not pick up one of the hottest accessories of 2014 for your loved one's device? … [Read more...]

Waiting on Android 5.0? Google Just Released Android 5.0.1

Waiting on Android 5.0? Google Just Released Android 5.0.1

The rollout of Android 5.0 – aka Lollipop, aka Android L – has been slow, with the result being that most eligible Android users still haven’t received the new version of the mobile OS. However, even as most people … [Read more...]

HP’s Newest Laptop Has an ‘Air’ of Familiarity

HP’s Newest Laptop Has an ‘Air’ of Familiarity

Back when Apple launched its MacBook Air line of laptops, a lot of competitors showed up to compete in the light-and-thin laptop game. Heck, the device practically spawned an entire class of notebook -- the "ultrabook." … [Read more...]

Bezos Says Amazon Pursuing Future Fire Phones

Bezos Says Amazon Pursuing Future Fire Phones

The Amazon Fire Phone hasn’t done so hot (haha get it), but apparently Amazon CEO and evil mastermind Jeff Bezos is undeterred. A post on Re/code today says that Bezos is far from done with his company’s first … [Read more...]