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Google plans to send 180 satellites into orbit to improve global Internet access

The total cost of the satellite fleet is expected to run between $1 billion to $3 billion. Google will look to gain additional revenue from newly connected users through this project.

TECH June 2, 2014

HP unwraps Envy x360, Pavilion x360 as part of its back-to-school portfolio

HP announces a new line of devices that can turn into various form factors, including the Envy x360 and Pavilion x360 notebooks that can be configured into a tablet, a tent or a stand.

TECH June 3, 2014

'Watch Dogs' goes to Bollywood as '18.11 A Code of Secrecy'?

Promotional posters of 18.11 resemble that of the hero shots of Aiden Pierce, the main character of Watch Dogs. The posters were released just days after Watch Dogs went on sale.

TECH June 2, 2014

WhatsApp makes a comeback on Windows Phone Store

WhatsApp returns to the Windows Phone Store after a disappearance that left many users furious at Microsoft. Will a few new features appease those left wanting for their favorite messenger app?

TECH June 2, 2014

HP announces its SlateBook 14-inch Full HD ultra-thin Android laptop

HP has announced a new 14-inch laptop with a Full HD touchscreen that will use Android as its operating system and its pricing will begin at $399.

TECH June 2, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Tab S with 2560 x 1600 AMOLED display press images leak ahead of June launch

New images of Samsung's upcoming AMOLED display-equipped Galaxy Tab S tablets' official press images have leaked days before their expected unveiling.

TECH June 2, 2014

Google uses YouTube Video Quality Report to slam ISPs, no exceptions

Google has launched YouTube Video Quality Report. It is a slap in the face for ISPs, and those pesky fast lanes.

TECH June 2, 2014

Microsoft reportedly prepping multi-sensor smartwatch: Will it be a game changer?

Microsoft rumors over a new smartwatch are picking up steam. The question is whether it will change the market.

TECH June 2, 2014

HTC One Wear smartwatch rumored: Will the Moto 360-like wearable really hit market?

Rumors are abounding of the possible new smartwatch from HTC. It is reported to be called the HTC One Wear.

TECH June 2, 2014

WWDC 2014: What we should and shouldn't expect from Apple on Monday

Many are hopeful that Apple will wow the world at WWDC, which kicks off on Monday. It comes on the back of big talk from the company's top brass.

TECH June 1, 2014

Google Stars app briefly streaks Chrome Web Store

Google Stars, a new bookmarking service, will most likely be formally launched in Google's upcoming I/O developers' conference.

TECH May 31, 2014

700 of failed 'E.T.' Atari games found in New Mexico will be sold: Report

The Alamogordo City Commission will put up 700 of the 1,300 unearthed Atari games up for sale. The games are part of a 30-year-old urban legend.

TECH June 2, 2014

FCC wants to redefine broadband: 10Mbps downstream, 2.9Mbps upstream

The definition of broadband Internet is currently a download speed of 4 Mbps and an upload speed of 1 Mbps.

TECH May 31, 2014

Windows Phone 8.1 users, you can now get Microsoft's official file manager

Windows gives in to user demand, release a new app for Windows Phone 8.1 that lets users launch, rename and share their files from one location.

TECH June 1, 2014

7-inch Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 passes through the FCC as press image leaks

Samsung's Galaxy Mega 2 has passed through the FCC and a press image of China Mobile's variant has leaked, giving us an early look at the 7-inch smartphone.

TECH June 2, 2014

iPhone 6 rumors: White version, rear panel leak over the Internet. Apple beefs up security

Apple isn’t happy about the host of leaks coming out from Asian supply-chain sources, but that doesn’t stop the leakers from spilling out two new alleged photos of the iPhone 6.

TECH June 1, 2014

Google launches link removal tool: 12,000 people demand right to be forgotten on Day 1

People in Europe, especially those in Germany and the UK, are taking advantage of the data removal tool Google has created at the requests of Europe's top court. On the very first day, at least 12,000 data removal requests were made.

TECH June 1, 2014

Snapchat CEO apologizes for filthy, sleazy emails sent by him to Stanford U. frat brothers

Evan Spiegel, Snapchat CEO, made some nasty comments in an email to his frat brothers 5 years ago, and now he's being made to pay for it.

TECH May 31, 2014

Google lets YouTube users rate (and berate) their ISPs with Video Quality Report

Google wants its users to have a better experience on YouTube, and to make this happen, the company is taking the fight to ISPs with lackluster network connection. Say hello to Video Quality Report.

TECH May 31, 2014

Annoyed or envious? Angry man pelts stones at $400,000 Lamborghini Aventador supercar (Video)

This man is pretty much pissed off, and it lead to another man having to pay a hefty fee to repair his $400,000 Lamborghini Aventador supercar.

TECH June 2, 2014

Is TwoDots the new Candy Crush contender? Dots sequel already in top spot at Apple App Store

A new game has climbed on top of the free charts on the App Store. It is called TwoDots and is a sequel to puzzler Dots that had players matching colored dots in horizontal and vertical configurations.

TECH May 30, 2014

Can driverless cars stem crash costs of $871B a year in economic loss, societal harm?

Vehicle crashes and accidents caused societal harm and amounted to an economic drain of $871 billion during 2010. A study showed how alcohol and human error accounted for a majority of these crashes.

TECH May 30, 2014

Motorola Moto X+1 image leaks reveals 5.2-inch 1920 x 1080 full HD display

Motorola plans on adding to its Moto X family in the near future. There is a new image of what is reportedly the Moto X+1, its unannounced 5.2-inch customizable smartphone.

TECH May 30, 2014

Microsoft Surface Pro 3's best 3 features

Here are some reasons Microsoft's latest Surface model shines and stands out from the pack. The Surface Pro 3 has three features that shows off its strengths.

TECH May 30, 2014

Microsoft, Salesforce.com partner up for the cloud, apps

New era of détente begins as rivals Microsoft and Salesforce.com forge a partnership to integrate cloud services and apps. Salesforce.com will see its CRM apps make nice with Microsoft Office and Windows, and both companies and customers win.

TECH May 30, 2014

Acer takes Liquid Leap into wearables battle

Acer is working on a wristband that will act as a health tracker for runners and athletes. The catch, however, is that athletes will have to purchase it along with a phone.

TECH May 30, 2014

Google issues 'Right to be Forgotten' request form for European users

The European Union Court of Justice has ruled in favor of forcing Google to allow users to request the removal of privacy-violating links. Is this workable? Does it violate freedom of speech, or threaten world peace? Search me.

TECH May 30, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini image and specs leak, revealing fingerprint scanner, heart rate sensor and more

New images of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini and its full spec list have leaked online. The report provides a ton of information on the miniature version of the Galaxy S5.

TECH May 30, 2014

Samsung, Apple, Microsoft face off in the wearable tech war

Apple, Microsoft and Samsung are continuing to do battle for the wearable tech future. The war is bringing about some unique and innovative products.

TECH May 30, 2014

If you have PlayStation Plus, you get two games per month starting June

Subscribers to Sony’s PlayStation Plus will get two new games for free every month. Guess what games will be made available in June.

TECH May 30, 2014

Phablets will chomp tablet market share for 2014: IDC

Phablets are becoming more popular while tablet sales decline. People just don’t want to buy a tablet and a phone when they can have everything they want in just one phablet.

TECH June 1, 2014

Planning a trip to North Korea? Google Maps now offers driving, walking directions

Now Google Maps provides driving and walking directions in North Korea. However, the app will only be accessible to “visitors” and “privileged” citizens.

TECH June 2, 2014

AT&T announces the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active with 'military-grade' protection

You can now pick up the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active which is exclusively available from AT&T. The smartphone is available for purchase online and in retail stores.

TECH May 30, 2014

Rivals no more. Microsoft, Salesforce.com announce partnership

The partnership between the longtime rivals will provide additional value to the users of products from both companies.

TECH June 1, 2014

Microsoft is working on a smartwatch, and it is similar to the Samsung Galaxy Gear Fit: Report

Being last to the party is a weakness Microsoft has suffered over the years. The company seems to have no intention to make that mistake with smartwatches.

TECH May 30, 2014

YouTube Video Quality Report is live. Beware, slow U.S. ISPs

The report classifies ISPs into HD Verified, Standard Definition and Lower Definition. Netflix also rates speeds with its ISP Speed Index, which collects data and tracks ISPs across 20 countries.

TECH May 31, 2014

Microsoft may launch heart rate-monitoring smartwatch this summer: Report

Microsoft's smartwatch will work with the Windows Phone, iPhone and Android phones.

TECH May 31, 2014

HTC One Mini 2 will be released by Verizon as HTC One Remix

A leaked image of the HTC One mini 2 confirms the smartphone will be making its way to Verizon. It will be renamed HTC One Remix when its hits Verizon's network.

TECH June 1, 2014

Netflix, Comcast take jabs at each other at Code Conference: It's all about post office and postage

Netflix and Comcast CEOs opened fire at Recode's Code Conference on the matter of why fees should be paid and why it shouldn't.

TECH June 14, 2014

Acer aims for clouds as PC business goes on decline

Acer and NTI are teaming up on bringing a cloud platform to consumers and businesses. The platform is called BYOC or build your own cloud.

TECH May 29, 2014

Iranian hackers tap Facebook, social sites for spying activities, say reports

Iran has been using social networks, such as Facebook, to spy and extract information from top U.S. officials, according to reports. The campaign is being dubbed "Newscaster."

TECH May 29, 2014

Verizon will get the exclusive on the 'Electric Blue' Samsung Galaxy S5

Verizon is rumored to not only be getting the gold Samsung Galaxy S5, it's now being reported the carrier will be adding the 'Electric Blue' color option.

TECH May 29, 2014

Apple VP Cue: We've got a product revolution coming

Apple is looking to keep innovation going. Now you can expect a product revolution from the company.

TECH May 29, 2014

Leaked AT&T Samsung Galaxy S5 Active images show off smartphone in detail

A new series of AT&T Samsung Galaxy S5 Active images have hit the web, giving an up close and personal look at Samsung's unannounced smartphone.

TECH May 29, 2014

Microsoft smart watch will play nicely with iPhone and Android smartphones

Microsoft is reportedly getting ready to release a smart watch that will support all major smartphone operating systems. The device will work with Windows Phone, iOS and Android.

TECH May 30, 2014

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