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Xbox Live faces technical hiccups on Titanfall debut day

Xbox gamers across the country were greeted by a nasty server error hours into the launch of Titanfall. The error, which took down Xbox Live servers, lasted for a few hours.

TECH March 13, 2014

Flappy Bird may flap its way back to app stores, developer hints

Flappy Bird creator has hinted that the popular game might get ready for a second flight. Will the mobile gaming world have a warm welcome party for it?

TECH March 13, 2014

All New HTC One (M8) sales guide leaks revealing its best features

A sales guide for the All New HTC One has leaked and instructs sales people how to sell the smartphone by pointing out its top features. Not only does this contain great info, but it gives the consumer a leg up when dealing with the store sales associates.

TECH March 12, 2014

Flappy Bird creator considering bringing the game back from the dead: Why?

Flappy Bird might return back from the land of the dead to both the iOS App Store and Google Play, but this game creator Dong Nguyen plans to issue a stern warning to players - take a break.

TECH March 12, 2014

Twitter outage gives stock a knock, both back up shortly thereafter

Twitter was down for barely a few minutes before the outage was noticed by Wall Street and the stock started tumbling Tuesday. The outage lasted less than an hour, but it does remind us the damage even a minor problem can cause to a web-based business.

TECH March 11, 2014

Move over, Jawbone UP24 - Healbe GoBe fitness wearable makes counting calories even easier

Jawbone, FitBit, Gear Fit, Moov - There are so many fitness wearables out there, it's getting a bit crazy. Now, there's going to be a new one. Healbe's GoBe fitness wearable automatically counts calories for you, in addition to tracking key fitness indicators like activity level, heart rate and more - all the time.

TECH March 12, 2014

Apple's 5.7-inch iPhone design is said to be a cross between iPhone 5c and 7th-generation iPod nano

A report claims Apple's upcoming 5.7-inch iPhone will take some design cues from the iPhone 5c and 7th-generation iPod nano.

TECH March 12, 2014

Malaysia Airlines MH370 disappearance bizarre and getting more complicated

Figuring out what happened with the tragic case of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 is proving extremely difficult to break, but the world is bringing its technological weight to bear to find the wreckage.

TECH March 11, 2014

Microsoft adds combo keyboard/battery cover to Surface tablet line

Microsoft fleshed out its Surface tablet accessory line by placing the Surface Power Cover on pre-order for $199. The cover contains a built-in battery for recharging the tablet and a full-size keyboard.

TECH March 11, 2014

Google sued for kids' in-app purchases - Uh-oh, Spaghetti Os!

A New York mother, upset with her kid for spending $66 on in-app purchases in the Google Play store, sued Google to get her money back. This is just another case of accidental in-app purchases by children that have angered parents.

TECH March 13, 2014

Will iOS 8 fix Apple Maps app? Reports point to better transit directions and more

We all remember the great Apple Maps fiasco of 2012. Now, Apple is planning a big update to Maps with iOS 8, which will include better transit directions, data use and more.

TECH March 13, 2014

Jawbone UP24 fitness band adds Android - Now drop and give me 20

The popular Jawbone UP24 fitness band finally has Android support. For a long time, the fitness tracker only worked with iOS devices, but now, thanks to a handy new app, Android users can sync up with Jawbone, too.

TECH March 11, 2014

Apple Loyalty Program incentives target the big spenders: education and IT companies

Apple rewards its faithful education and IT customers with increased incentives in its loyalty program. Big spenders will now get better discounts on Apple products like Macs, iPads and iPhones.

TECH March 12, 2014

Instagram Lux feature lets you get the best out of your selfies and other photos

Instagram now gets Lux. Expect more selfies, albeit better.

TECH March 11, 2014

Titanfall for Xbox One and PC gamers suffers initial glitches, but gets back on track

Titanfall went live at midnight on March 11 for Xbox One and PC users, but endured a few server-related problems. Luckily, game developer Respawn Entertainment was quick with the fixes. Xbox 360 and PlayStation users will have to wait until March 25 for their chance to play.

TECH March 12, 2014

WWW turns 25: What will Internet be like in 2025? Experts peer into the crystal ball

A new research has revealed how experts foresee the influence of Internet in our lives come 2025. There is blend of good and bad things seen by the surveyed thinkers.

TECH March 12, 2014

Twitter releases patch to fix bug that lets unapproved followers read protected account's tweets

Twitter has plugged a hole that allowed non-approved users to snoop into protected posts of a small number of users.

TECH March 11, 2014

Microsoft Surface 2 with AT&T 4G LTE starts showing up in stores, Surface Power Cover to follow

The AT&T Surface 2 LTE has started showing up in stores and just in time Microsoft will begin shipping the Surface Power cover on March 19. The cover acts as a keyboard and battery for the Surface 2, Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2.

TECH March 12, 2014

All New HTC One (M8) video leaks showing off some new features (Video)

A video of the upcoming All New HTC One has leaked revealing new information about the upcoming smartphone. If the info i s true the new model will very similar to its predecessor.

TECH March 12, 2014

SXSW News: Google looks to boost Android's presence in wearable market

Google will make a software developers kit available in the next few weeks to make it easier for developers interested in using Android to run their wearable devices to make apps. The news was released at the South by Southwest conference.

TECH March 10, 2014

Apple iPhone Air designer concept shows the iPhone 6 we all want

A new design concept of the iPhone 6, called the iPhone Air, shows a nearly bezel-free 4.7-inch iPhone with a slimmer body, 10-megapixel camera and more must-have features. The iPhone Air concept by Sam Beckett is certainly one that any iPhone lover would be proud to hold.

TECH March 10, 2014

Snowden speaks out against the NSA at SXSW: Why we should thank him

Edward Snowden appeared via Google Hangouts to address the American people for the first time since his exile in June 2013. Snowden declared that the NSA and other government programs are "setting fire to the future of the Internet." He also promoted the use of encryption, saying that it shouldn't be considered a "black art" anymore.

TECH March 12, 2014

Apple releases iOS 7.1 with visual enhancements, bug fixes and new features

Apple has released iOS 7.1, which includes major bug fixes and visual enhancements for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

TECH March 11, 2014

David Cameron sets sights on 5G and the Internet of Things - Why it matters

U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron announced that he and Germany's Prime Minister Angela Merkel will be leading us all into the future with 5G Internet. With its epic speeds and amazing performance, 5G will spearhead the push to develop the infrastructure needed for the Internet of Things.

TECH March 10, 2014

Neil Young to unveil PonoPlayer for audiophiles - This isn't your grandma's MP3 player

Neil Young just isn't happy with the quality of music kids are blasting into their ears these days. That's why he will announce the new PonoPlayer and PonoMusic at the SXSW music conference on Tuesday. The PonoPlayer features hi-fi, quality music-playing capabilities that should make true audiophiles happy.

TECH March 11, 2014

Edward Snowden speaks at SXSW 12 p.m. EST, follows in Assange's footsteps

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden will speak at SXSW around 12 p.m. EST via video. Snowden's plan to speak at the conference is a direct challenge to the U.S. government and comes just days after fellow fugitive Julian Assange's speech at SXSW.

TECH March 10, 2014

PlayStation Now games could cost as little as $4.99 to stream

Worried about PlayStation Now streaming cost? You may not have to.

TECH March 12, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 could face delays after massive fire at Korean factory on Sunday

Things are not looking pretty for Samsung, as the company may have to delay the Galaxy S5.

TECH March 12, 2014

Titanfall will launch with 792p resolution on Xbox One with the possibility of hitting 1080p in future updates

Like many Xbox One games, Titanfall fails to meet the 1080p/60fps demand from gamers and critics alike.

TECH March 12, 2014

Can Titanfall help Xbox One stage a comeback? Microsoft calls it a 'system seller'

Microsoft is pinning its hopes on the upcoming Titanfall release. The company is hoping that the new title will help boost Xbox One sales.

TECH March 12, 2014

Tales from the Borderlands: A sneak peek at SXSW

An SXSW panel entitled “Two Sides to Every Story - Tales from the Borderlands Unveiled at SXSW” has revealed more details about the upcoming game. Telltale and Gearbox developers discussed many points about the game's storyline.

TECH March 11, 2014

EA bets big on virtual reality games but when can we expect them?

EA is planning to explore virtual reality gaming in the near future. VR gaming may be the fourth "modality' for video games says the company's CEO.

TECH March 11, 2014

Let's talk Android-powered wearables: Google's Sundar Pichai at SXSW

Google has announced at the SXSW 2014 that it will give developers a tool to develop applications for wearable technology devices. Sounds like a "Big Ban" for the wearables industry.

TECH March 10, 2014

Microsoft to pull plug on Windows XP in April: What you should know

Come April 8, Microsoft will end support for Windows XP.

TECH March 11, 2014

Bacon alarm clock app heads list of wacky wake-up devices

Oscar Mayer has unveiled an alarm clock that gives off smell and sound of sizzling bacon at the set time but it isn't the only company to bring a unique wake-up gadget to market in recent months.

TECH March 11, 2014

Pebble 2.0 finally released: Appstore, new watchfaces, and more

Pebble 2.0 app is now available for Android. Brings forth an app store and a long list of improvements.

TECH March 13, 2014

Spritz app will make you sprint through a book but do you really want to be a speed-demon?

Running against the watch? Well, speed through text with Spritz faster than Superman himself. Well, probably not, but you'll be close enough.

TECH March 10, 2014

Vine: No porn, but nudity still ok. What the $#@%& does that mean?

Vine is blocking porn, but still plans to show a version of porn, or rather, nudity, nonetheless. What madness is this?

TECH March 11, 2014

Samsung wants its brood of Galaxy device music lovers to grow up on Milk

Milk Music is Samsung's next plan to compete directly with Apple in another important market - streaming radio.

TECH March 8, 2014

Vine bans porn, but artistic nudes are still a-okay

Sometimes a nude is just a nude, Vine says. The popular video streaming app now bans porn, but it will still allow "artistic nudity" as well as nudity for education's sake. The grey area in between is something of an issue and many are asking: Where do you draw the line?

TECH March 9, 2014

Windows 8.1 update leaked: Top changes it brings

Windows 8.1 Update 1 has been leaked. We dig into the new update to see what changes it brings.

TECH March 8, 2014

Google Barge finds a home in Stockton, exact purpose still a mystery

Google may be able to keep tight-lipped about what its barge is for, but the company could not hide the fact that it was moved late this week to its new home in Stockton, Calif.

TECH March 8, 2014

Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S5 passes through FCC ahead of April release

Samsung's Galaxy S5 has received FCC approval for Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile, plans a subdued launch for the new phone in comparison to the pomp and circumstance surround the S4 when it was unveiled.

TECH March 10, 2014

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