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Touch-enabled Firefox browser coming to Windows 8 soon

After nearly two years, Firefox for Windows 8 Touch is finally in beta, and set for a full release in 6 weeks.

TECH February 9, 2014

HTC and Nokia bury the hatchet, sign patent agreement

HTC and Nokia decided to end all patent litigation and sign an agreement instead. The two companies will now avoid a costly trial.

TECH February 7, 2014

Firefox launcher for Android to bring cool customized homescreen feature

Mozilla is making moves to allow Firefox to own your Android launcher screen.

TECH February 8, 2014

Apple iPhone 6 to feature 5-inch-plus display: Is it too little too late?

Rumors indicate that Apple will give the iPhone 6 a larger display of at least 5 inches. Is it too little, too late?

TECH February 8, 2014

Stop, thief! Smartphone 'kill switch' could become mandatory in California

Lawmakers in California are working hard to pass a bill that will require a "kill switch" on all smartphones and tablets. The use of a "kill switch" is intended to deter the widespread theft of mobile devices.

TECH February 7, 2014

New HP Chromebox for business users coming this spring

HP announced that it will release its first Chromebox this spring. The HP Chromebox will come in four colors and feature an Intel Haswell Core i7 processor.

TECH February 7, 2014

Microsoft's new marketing blitz: Offer rotten apple to iPhone users

Microsoft has launched a promo that Apple and Samsung smartphone owners might consider.

TECH February 7, 2014

Pinterest launches revamped mobile site to appeal to growing userbase

The mobile site of Pinterest got a refresh and now looks like the social network's mobile applications.

TECH February 8, 2014

Verizon HTC One gets to lick Android 4.4.2 KitKat finally: What you should know

Verizon customers who own HTC One can now get Android 4.4.2 KitKat update.

TECH February 7, 2014

Google uses Chromebox for Meetings to disrupt video conferencing hardware industry

Google has rolled out Chromebox for Meetings for $999 in the U.S. and it is set to hit other countries within the next few months, a move that may kill its rivals, such as Cisco and Polycom, in the video conferencing hardware business.

TECH February 8, 2014

Can video game help find cure for cancer? Doctors say yes

A new mobile game, which will aid scientists in finding a cure for cancer, has been developed.

TECH February 7, 2014

Sonic Boom may spell doom for rivals: Here's why

Sega is putting out all the stops with its new Sonic Boom video game and TV show.

TECH February 7, 2014

Google introduces new $999 Chromebox for business video conferences

Google unveiled a brand-new Chromebox made for business video conferences. The $999 enterprise Chromebox features Vidyo and UberConference.

TECH February 6, 2014

New Apple autocorrect patent allows users to edit messages even after hitting 'send' button

A new Apple autocorrect patent has appeared online. It features improved corrections and allows users to edit errors after they hit send.

TECH February 6, 2014

Apple pulls Blockchain bitcoin wallet app from App Store

Could Apple's removal of bitcoin apps, including Blockchain, be seen as part of its plan to launch its own Wallet app?

TECH February 6, 2014

Former Google employee introduces Beep, a wireless audio system

One of Google's former employees has launched a new wireless audio system called Beep.

TECH February 6, 2014

Google reminisces about its first data center 15 years later

The first Google data center was much more humble than the massive operation Google runs now. Some of Google's first employees reminisced about the first data center 15 years later.

TECH February 6, 2014

Facebook honors dad's request to see deceased son's Look Back video

Facebook agreed to create a Look Back video for a man whose son died in 2012. The young man's dad, John Berlin, posted a video on YouTube asking Facebook to share his son's Look Back video.

TECH February 6, 2014

Carrot Fit: New weight loss app will insult you into losing weight

The Carrot Fit app either gives compliments or hurls insults to motivate "chubby humans" to lose weight. What would you choose?

TECH February 6, 2014

Is Xbox safe for families? Inspired by porn on Xbox 360, 13-year old boy rapes 8-year old sister

A shocking news from Blackburn, England, reveals the dark underbelly of the Xbox and possibly other gaming consoles in the hands of unsupervised children.

TECH February 6, 2014

HTC jumps on the wearables bandwagon

HTC will try to conquer the wearable gadgets market. HTC announced it will be rolling out its first wearable device before the end of 2014.

TECH February 6, 2014

Windows 8.1 Update 1 release likely delayed till April 8

Rumors suggest that Microsoft has pushed Windows 8.1 Update 1 release date from March to April.

TECH February 6, 2014

Google Glass: Coming to a policeman near you

The NYPD is beta testing Google Glass to see if it will aid officers in their efforts to solve crime.

TECH February 6, 2014

Sony VAIO would have run OS X if Steve Jobs had his way

Former Sony president Kunitake Ando recalls that Steve Jobs wanted Sony VAIO laptops to run OS X.

TECH February 7, 2014

Samsung vs. Apple patent trial round 2: iPhone 5 and Galaxy S3 targeted

Samsung and Apple released a list of devices that will be contested in the next patent trial. The iPhone 5 and Galaxy S3 are included in the list.

TECH February 5, 2014

Hackers attack Sochi journalist's phones within minutes

Sochi attendees beware--at least one journalist has already reported that his smartphone was hacked within minutes of his arrival in Sochi.

TECH February 5, 2014

Xbox One update arriving on Feb. 11

The Xbox One update will arrive on Feb. 11. The update includes a battery life indicator, storage improvements and more.

TECH February 5, 2014

Google blinks, ends EU antitrust spat

Despite Google's best efforts, the search engine giant's rivals are not happy with the EU's decision to settle the antitrust spat with the company.

TECH February 5, 2014

Mobile data traffic will increase at least 10-fold by 2018

A new study by Cisco indicates that mobile data traffic will increase at least 10-fold by 2018. Millions of more 3G and 4G LTE-enabled devices will also be in use.

TECH February 5, 2014

John Carmack shares what made him really leave id Software for Oculus Rift: Rift

"Doom" co-creator John Carmack has finally opened up, revealing in an interview why he chose to leave id Software and join Oculus VR.

TECH February 5, 2014

New Google Maps feature for iOS will help you outsmart traffic by suggesting faster routes

Google has rolled out an updated version of Google Maps for iPhone with new features that can help users save time and money.

TECH February 5, 2014

Doodle 4 Google 2014: If I Could Invent One Thing to Make the World a Better Place...

The 2014 Doodle 4 Google contest is officially open. Young artists are encouraged to keep their creative juices flowing and submit their works before March 20.

TECH February 5, 2014

Facebook invites users to take 'A Look Back' with personalized videos

Facebook created personalized videos called "A Look Back" for all of its users in honor of its 10th birthday.

TECH February 5, 2014

The future vision of Microsoft: Does it include Surface and Xbox?

Today, Microsoft promoted Satya Nadella to the CEO position. Now, everyone wants to know: Does Microsoft's future vision include Surface and Xbox?

TECH February 4, 2014

Dems introduce bills to protect net neutrality, all eyes on FCC

The Democrats submitted a bill in Congress and Senate to establish status quo on FCC's open Internet rule after it was struck down by a court decision recently.

TECH February 4, 2014

Twitter eCommerce mock ups leaked

Twitter eCommerce could become a real thing in 2014. Mock ups of Twitter eCommerce leaked on Fancy.com recently.

TECH February 4, 2014

ASUS unveils Chromebox desktop for $179

ASUS announced a brand-new Chromebox desktop PC for just $179.

TECH February 4, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 set for Feb. 24 unveil

Samsung is expected to unveil the Galaxy S5 in Barcelona, Spain, on Feb. 24.

TECH February 4, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 will launch on Feb. 24 at MWC 2014

The Samsung Galaxy S5 launch date is finally confirmed. Samsung announced that it will hold an Unpacked event on Feb. 24 at MWC 2014.

TECH February 4, 2014

Tizen partners question Samsung ahead of MWC launch

Tizen partners might be losing interest prior to the planned OS launch at MWC 2014 by Samsung. Will Tizen be DOA?

TECH February 4, 2014

Google launches Chromecast SDK for developers

Google has released the Chromecast SDK to developers today. Now developers will be able to work on new apps for the pocket-sized media streaming device.

TECH February 3, 2014

Facebook turns 10 tomorrow: What a ride it's been

Facebook, one of the world's most popular social networks, will turn 10 on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. CEO Mark Zuckerberg calls it an "incredible journey."

TECH February 3, 2014

Facebook Paper arrives in the App store today: Is this the new Facebook?

The new Facebook Paper app arrived in the App store today. Many already believe that Paper is the new Facebook.

TECH February 3, 2014

Teen scarred and shocked after iPhone explodes and catches fire in pocket

An iPhone gave an 8th grader in Maine a nasty surprise by catching fire suddenly while tucked in the pocket of her trousers. The girl sustained burns and, more importantly, extreme shock.

TECH February 3, 2014

Flappy Bird takes the number one spot in App Store

Flappy bird rose to the number one spot in the App store and has now arrived in the Google Play store.

TECH February 3, 2014

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