Topic: Mobile

Weekend Wrap-Up: Heartbleed Hits the Web; Google Preps Android TV
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Heartbleed Hits the Web; Google Preps Android TV

Happy Sunday, techies. If you've been out of the loop the last seven days, fear not -- the Weekend Wrap-Up is here to get you caught up on the past week's biggest tech stories. As usual, the Wrap-Up comes in two … [Read more...]

Save the Date: Apple’s WWDC Will Take Place June 2-6, with Tickets Distributed via Lottery
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Save the Date: Apple’s WWDC Will Take Place June 2-6, with Tickets Distributed via Lottery

Mark your calendars, folks; Apple has set the date for its next Worldwide Developers Conference. According to CNET, WWDC will take place June 2-6, 2014, at Moscone West in San Francisco. Developers or those who … [Read more...]

Spotify Offers a 50 Percent Discount to College Students
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Spotify Offers a 50 Percent Discount to College Students

College students in the U.S. are about to enjoy unlimited streaming music at a very good price. Spotify is now offering a special discount to those enrolled in two-year or four-year universities, cutting its $10 a … [Read more...]

About That Flop: Apple’s iPhone 5c Still Outsold Android, BlackBerry & Windows Phones in Q4
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About That Flop: Apple’s iPhone 5c Still Outsold Android, BlackBerry & Windows Phones in Q4

A new report from Apple Insider uncovers a surprising fact about Apple's "unapologetically plastic" iPhone 5c; despite the stories of it being a failure or a flop, the less-expensive iPhone actually outsold its … [Read more...]

Aboot Face: Huawei Gives the Boot to Dual-Boot Android-Windows Phone
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Aboot Face: Huawei Gives the Boot to Dual-Boot Android-Windows Phone

Last week, Shao Yang, the Chief Marketing Officer of Chinese handset maker Huawei, said in an interview that the company would be pursuing dual-boot Android-Windows phones, set for release in the United States in the … [Read more...]

Amazon Reportedly Launching ‘Project Aria’ Smartphone This Year
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Amazon Reportedly Launching ‘Project Aria’ Smartphone This Year

Is Amazon ready to make a play for your pocket? That might be the case, according to The Information. The site is reporting that Amazon is working on a smartphone -- dubbed "Project Aria" -- that could launch … [Read more...]

Huawei Bringing Dual-Boot Windows & Android Phone to US
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Huawei Bringing Dual-Boot Windows & Android Phone to US

Just a week after news that Microsoft had made arrangements to bring dual-boot Windows and Android handsets to customers in India, Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has informally announced its intention to do the same for … [Read more...]

Square Pickup Lets You Order Takeout from Your Smartphone
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Square Pickup Lets You Order Takeout from Your Smartphone

We're living in the year 2014, yet there are some restaurants (including some of my favorites) that don't accept online orders for takeout. It's madness. Fortunately, mobile payments company Square is on it. According … [Read more...]

Report: Samsung Galaxy S5 Will Include Fingerprint Scanner, Bigger Screen After All
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Report: Samsung Galaxy S5 Will Include Fingerprint Scanner, Bigger Screen After All

Even as we march closer to Samsung’s planned Unpacked event later this month, the rumor mill stops for no man – as today we have two new reports about the potential new phone from Samsung, the Galaxy S5. The first … [Read more...]

‘Flappy Bird’ Game Will Disappear Tomorrow, According to Developer
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‘Flappy Bird’ Game Will Disappear Tomorrow, According to Developer

Warning: This is another Flappy Bird post. I don't typically play the viral games of the moment. To this day, I've not once played FarmVille. When Candy Crush Saga was all the rage, I avoided it. But something about … [Read more...]