Mt. Gox CEO Reappears, Looking for “A Solution to Our Recent Issues”

Mt. Gox CEO Reappears, Looking for “A Solution to Our Recent Issues”

After yesterday’s news of the shutdown of Mt. Gox—formerly one of the largest bitcoin exchanges in the world, and certainly still the most famous (or infamous)—people have been watching and waiting for any signs of life at the … [Read more...]

Square Pickup Lets You Order Takeout from Your Smartphone

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 to … [Read more...]

Get the Low Down on Our Downloads: Four Great Android Apps

Get the Low Down on Our Downloads: Four Great Android Apps

Every week, we try to add new and interesting entries in our Downloads section, a curated list of apps and tweaks that all of us at BestTechie use in our personal and professional lives. But a list of great Downloads is only good … [Read more...]

Prototypes of First Ubuntu Touch Phones Appear at MWC

Prototypes of First Ubuntu Touch Phones Appear at MWC

Considering last week’s announcement that two OEMs would be bringing Ubuntu Touch OS handsets to market later this year, you’d think Ubuntu-maker Canonical would make a bigger deal about those handsets’ appearance at the Mobile … [Read more...]

Video: Hands-On Preview with the Samsung Galaxy S5

Video: Hands-On Preview with the Samsung Galaxy S5

Well, it finally happened. After months of rumors and reports, Samsung has finally unveiled what phone enthusiasts have been clamoring to hear about: the Galaxy S5.  At this week’s Unpacked 5 event in Barcelona (at Mobile World … [Read more...]

Rumor: Apple iPhone 6 Slated for Late 2014 Release, Will Feature Quantum Dot Display

Rumor: Apple iPhone 6 Slated for Late 2014 Release, Will Feature Quantum Dot Display

While the tech world’s eyes are on Barcelona and the ongoing Mobile World Congress event, rumors about Apple’s iPhone 6 plans have popped up online—specifically related to its super-high-definition Sapphire Glass display. … [Read more...]

Apple Releases OS X 10.9.2, Fixes Major SSL Vulnerability

Apple Releases OS X 10.9.2, Fixes Major SSL Vulnerability

Apple has today released OS X 10.9.2, fixing the major SSL vulnerability in Apple's OS X platform that was made public and patched in the company's mobile iOS platform last week. The new update is highly recommended for everyone … [Read more...]

BlackBerry Tries Again, Announces New Z3 and Q20 Smartphones

BlackBerry Tries Again, Announces New Z3 and Q20 Smartphones

Poor BlackBerry. After seeing just about no success with the flagship BlackBerry Z10, an absolutely disastrous launch of the QWERTY BlackBerry Q10, and no further luck with the BlackBerry Z30, to say the company's portfolio of … [Read more...]

Mt. Gox, Formerly World’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange, Goes Dark

Mt. Gox, Formerly World’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange, Goes Dark

Bitcoin, the world’s biggest and most notable virtual currency, is experiencing a major crisis as Mt. Gox, once one of its biggest exchanges, has gone dark, its CEO having disappeared. As a result, Bitcoin owners the world over … [Read more...]

Deeper Twitch Integration Finally Comes to Xbox One on March 11

Deeper Twitch Integration Finally Comes to Xbox One on March 11

In the months leading to the Xbox One's launch, one of the console's most talked-up features was its Twitch integration. Unfortunately, the Twitch app at launch was lacking; it only allowed gamers to watch video from players on … [Read more...]

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