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Apple products dominate Walt Mossberg's list of 12 most influential devices in his final column

Walt Mossberg has revealed names of 12 of the most influential technology products he had reviewed over the past two decades.

TECH December 18, 2013

Dropbox update for Android makes folder sharing easier

The mobile sharing functionality is a welcome feature among users who need to share files on the go.

TECH December 18, 2013

Everybody loves Apple, especially Twitterers

The iPhone emerged as the most desired gift this holiday season, among Twitter users.

TECH December 18, 2013

Microsoft's outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer believes Surface is a bigger gamble than Xbox

Steve Ballmer is on his way out, but that's not stopping him from sharing his thoughts on Surface.

TECH December 18, 2013

Samsung ATIV Book 8 (Review)

Samsung ATIV Book 8 has been positioned as the successor of Series 7 Chronos, but is it what Samsung needs?

TECH December 17, 2013

Cornell engineers create world's first 3D printed, fully-functional loudspeaker

Researchers from Cornell University have created a functional loudspeaker, using 3D printers.

TECH December 18, 2013

Will Twitter let you edit tweets?

Twitter is rumored to be working on a feature that allows users to edit published tweets. Really?

TECH December 17, 2013

Yahoo Weather app comes to iPad

Forget the Yahoo Mail outage for now and check out the visually-stunning Yahoo Weather app which the company has released for the iPad.

TECH December 17, 2013

San Francisco's busy Market Street gets free Wi-Fi

Residents and visitors can now access free Wi-Fi in San Francisco's busy Market Street.

TECH December 17, 2013

Siri, say hello to Cortana

Apple's Siri and Android's Google Now will soon have a new friend - Microsoft's Cortana, which is expected to be released in April 2014.

TECH December 17, 2013

OS X Mavericks 10.9.1 update brings several fixes

The OS X Mavericks 10.9.1 update includes Mail, Safari, and VoiceOver fixes.

TECH December 17, 2013

Facebook introduces Donate Now button for non-profits

Facebook's new 'Donate Now' button will allow its users to make donations to select non-profit organizations.

TECH December 17, 2013

Minecraft debuting on PS3 today

Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition is available for download, starting today.

TECH December 17, 2013

New York most photographed city in the world but Thai mall becomes most Instagrammed location

Siam Paragon, a mall in Bangkok. Thailand, has topped Instagram's list of most Instagrammed locations for the year 2013.

TECH December 16, 2013

Digg founder Kevin Rose has a 'Tiny' idea that can be big in the blogging world

Tiny is a blogging platform that would give readers a glimpse of the blogger's world as he writes.

TECH December 16, 2013

U.S. tablet buyers want iPad for holiday season: Survey

Apple dominates a recent survey by ChangeWave Research indicating that people who plan on purchasing tablets soon prefer the iPad over other competing products.

TECH December 16, 2013

LG Gx phablet ready to take on Galaxy Note 3?

LG has unveiled a new phablet called the Gx. The device will initially be available in South Korea but an international launch date will soon follow.

TECH December 16, 2013

New Twitter feature lets you check out 'Nearby' tweets

Twitter wants you to find out who is tweeting around you with the new "Nearby" feature.

TECH December 16, 2013

Gold-plated Xbox One spotted at Harrods, sells for almost $10K

A luxury retailer in UK is selling an Xbox One at a price most gamers can't afford. Unless you're a very rich gamer.

TECH December 16, 2013

Facebook keeps record of what you posted...and what you didn't

A research paper revealed that Facebook not only keeps record of what you have posted, but also what you thought of posting but ultimately decided against it.

TECH December 15, 2013

Xbox One, PS4 breathe new life in struggling game console industry

The launch of Xbox One and the PS4 in November has driven gaming hardware sales this year.

TECH December 15, 2013

Apple tweaks App Store (and how it affects you)

Apple has implemented search algorithm changes to the App Store search function, causing dramatic changes in search results.

TECH December 15, 2013

LinkedIn killing RSS feed on December 19

LinkedIn said it will retire its Network RSS Feed on December 19.

TECH December 15, 2013

Pebble smartwatch gets Do Not Disturb feature with new update

Pebble has released the latest firmware for its smartwatch. It now features a Do Not Disturb mode, among other things.

TECH December 14, 2013

Google criticized for nixing vital privacy feature from Android 4.4.2

Awesome to disappointing, that's how privacy groups see Google's removal of the App Ops privacy tool in Android KitKat 4.4.2.

TECH December 14, 2013

Marissa Mayer apologizes as Yahoo Mail users express outrage over outage

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer issued an apology, Friday, for the extended downtime of its free web mail service.

TECH December 14, 2013

Fleksy might be the other keyboard iOS users are looking for

New iOS keyboard Flesky adds a number of useful features for iPhone users. SDK now available for iOS developers.

TECH December 14, 2013

Homeless man taught to code, launches app to save planet

Trees for Cars app could be just any app, till you hear the inspiring story of the developer who built it.

TECH December 13, 2013

Kik Messenger ready to kick some a$$, boasts 100 mn users

Kik Interactive revealed that its private messaging app has more than 100 million users.

TECH December 13, 2013

Help!! Bots are taking over the Internet!!!

A new study suggests bots are responsible for a bigger chunk of traffic over the Internet.

TECH December 13, 2013

Goji Play makes exercising fun

The brothers behind Guitar Hero is giving video games for fitness a shot.

TECH December 13, 2013

iPhone 5s shows Galaxy S4 who's king in the U.S.

Apple's iPhone 5s has beaten Samsung Galaxy S4 in terms of sales in the U.S. market, topping the sales charts of all top four U.S. carriers from September to November this year.

TECH December 13, 2013

Hurry! Grab Instapaper on App Store while it's free

Instapaper is available as a free download for a limited time from Apple iTunes.

TECH December 13, 2013

Twitter ruffles users' feathers with new blocking policy, retracts decision

Twitter implemented changes to its blocking functionality but listened to angry calls that there is nothing to fix with the old policy.

TECH December 13, 2013

Stephen Hawking's Snaphots of Universe app makes learning fun

Stephen Hawking and Random House has teamed up to release an educational app for the iPad. The app - Snapshots of the Universe - will teach users about certain concepts that will help explain how the universe works.

TECH December 13, 2013

YouTube now allows verified users to live stream, launch Google+Hangouts on Air

YouTube is launching a live streaming feature for verified users who are "in good standing."

TECH December 13, 2013

Marissa Mayer faces biggest acid test as Yahoo Mail outage enters Day 5

The multi-day outage of Yahoo Mail has hit the brand from all directions and may be the biggest test to Marissa Mayer's leadership since she became CEO of the company.

TECH December 13, 2013

Microsoft launches Cloud OS vision for new products and services

Microsoft is moving full steam ahead with its Cloud OS plans.

TECH December 13, 2013

Facebook fires salvo at Snapchat with Instagram Direct

Facebook has made its intentions quite clear. The social network, whose $3 billion overture to acquire Snapchat was spurned by the latter, has now launched new features that will pit its Instagram service directly against the private messaging app. If you can't win 'em, fight 'em.

TECH December 12, 2013

Gmail now displaying images in your email by default

Gmail will now load images in the mails automatically after screening the images for potential malware and viruses.

TECH December 12, 2013

Nest Protect innards revealed

iFixit tears down the Nest Protect smoke alarm revealing the internal components of the gadget.

TECH December 12, 2013

MIT researchers create awesome 3D motion tracking system

Researchers at MIT have created WiTrack, a 3D motion-tracking system.

TECH December 12, 2013

AT&T says your privacy is worth $29 a month

Not only AT&T sells your information to U.S. intelligence agencies but also it thinks your privacy is worth a measly $29 per month.

TECH December 12, 2013

Tony Fadell is the mystery buyer of Jony Ive-designed Mac Pro (RED) and rose gold earpods

Images posted on Twitter suggest that Tony Fadell, the former senior vice president of Apple's iPod Division and the co-founder of Nest Labs, the company that makes smart thermostats, is the mysterious buyer of the $977,000 RED Mac Pro and the $461,000 gold EarPods that were sold at a recent Sotheby's charity auction.

TECH December 12, 2013

KitKat winners in India finally get Nexus 7 (2013 edition)

KitKat India is doing what it should have done in the first place - give out the winners of the Android KitKat promotion in India the 2013 edition of the Nexus 7.

TECH December 12, 2013

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