Snapchat Looks to Begin Advertising
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Snapchat Looks to Begin Advertising

Since its beginnings in 2011, Snapchat has charged forward unencumbered by the need for advertisement. Now, it seems, the company is looking to change that. According to the Wall Street Journal, Snapchat is looking to … [Read more...]

Will Motorola Release 8 Smartphones this Year?
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Will Motorola Release 8 Smartphones this Year?

Motorola has a big press event scheduled for September 4 in Chicago, at which many believe we’ll finally get release information about the Moto 360 smartwatch. But beyond making the coolest looking wearable around, … [Read more...]

Windows 9 to be Unveiled on Sept 30
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Windows 9 to be Unveiled on Sept 30

If you’ve been underwhelmed by Microsoft’s work with Windows 8 and Windows 8.1, then it looks like the end of September might bring you a small degree of relief: the next iteration of Microsoft’s flagship operating … [Read more...]

Amazon Prime Air Division Gets New Hires Amid FAA Ban
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Amazon Prime Air Division Gets New Hires Amid FAA Ban

It looks like Amazon still intends to make Amazon Prime Air happen with a number of recent hires. The service will probably be in a great position to get started – if it can ever get off the ground, that is. Late … [Read more...]

A Year Without Cable, Week 17: One Third Complete
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A Year Without Cable, Week 17: One Third Complete

My first Year Without Cable post was published on April 28. It was that day that I told Verizon I'd be returning my FiOS set top box and eliminating cable TV from my package. Why? Because I was staring down the barrel of … [Read more...]

Twitter Will Now Show You Tweets From Things You Didn’t Follow
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Twitter Will Now Show You Tweets From Things You Didn’t Follow

In light of a recent update, it seems like everyone’s Twitter feed is going to get packed with unsolicited tweets. Twitter is going to start showing you content from accounts you didn’t specifically follow, which … [Read more...]

HTC Windows Phone to Hit Carriers…in Time for Windows 9 Preview?
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HTC Windows Phone to Hit Carriers…in Time for Windows 9 Preview?

Yesterday, HTC announced a new, high end Windows Phone handset that draws some much-needed heat to the beleaguered mobile platform. The issue, though, is that the HTC One M8 for Windows is exclusive to Verizon Wireless … [Read more...]

Mimesis Aegis, An Invisible Android Shield That Encrypts Communication
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Mimesis Aegis, An Invisible Android Shield That Encrypts Communication

A team at the Georgia Institute of Technology has been developing a new app called Mimesis Aegis––roughly “imitation shield” in Latin––that provides end-to-end encryption for Android communication apps. It … [Read more...]

Xbox One Gets a Reddit App: Meet ReddX
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Xbox One Gets a Reddit App: Meet ReddX

Late last night, Major Nelson surprised the Xbox One reddit community by announcing that the system would get a reddit app, of all things. Today, ReddX was made available for download from the Xbox One Store. For … [Read more...]

I’m Crowning The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge The Most Successful Viral Campaign, Ever
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I’m Crowning The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge The Most Successful Viral Campaign, Ever

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge may be the most successful social media campaign the Internet has ever seen. Even if you’ve been living under a rock for the past month, its unlikely that you’re unfamiliar with this … [Read more...]

Details on YouTube Music Key Leaked
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Details on YouTube Music Key Leaked

Since last year, we’ve heard mixed reports and rumors about a music streaming service coming from Google’s YouTube, the latest concerning its delays and setbacks towards actually launching. A new treasure trove of … [Read more...]

HTC Unveils One M8 for Windows, $99 on Verizon
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HTC Unveils One M8 for Windows, $99 on Verizon

After weeks of rumors, HTC has officially announced its newest smartphone: the HTC One M8 for Windows. Want to get one? Then you’d better be ready to buy a new two-year contract with Verizon. Starting at noon … [Read more...]