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Apple iPhone, iPad hacking incident: Here's what you need to know.

Apple device owners in Australia are baffled over one Oleg Pliss who has locked their iPhones and iPads and wants $100 in exchange for unlocking them. But Oleg Pliss’ PayPal account isn’t even real.

Tech May 28, 2014

German carrier Deutsche Telekom telling customers exact iPhone 6 release date

A German carrier has begun telling its support representatives a concrete date of when it will begin selling the iPhone 6.

Tech May 28, 2014

Chrome users can now only install plug-ins coming from the Web Store

Google is also taking down NPAPI plug-ins, as the company aims to increase Chrome's speed and security.

Tech May 29, 2014

Microsoft chief Satya Nadella shows off Skype Translator. Interpreters beware.

Microsoft is hoping to eliminate the language barrier with Skype Translator, a new tool that will translate your Skype conversations with people of different languages.

Tech May 29, 2014

Iran wants Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court. Here's what it really means

Reports said a local Iranian court summoned Mark Zuckerberg to face privacy complaints against Facebook-owned applications, but a prosecutor says otherwise. A tip of the iceberg in a country beset by Internet regulations

Tech May 28, 2014

Facebook limits auto-shared content, will favor explicitly shared stories

After a string of changes to give the user more control over the Facebook experience, the social network announced it will no longer prioritize content posted automatically by third-party apps.

Tech May 29, 2014

LG G3 smartphone boasts laser autofocus: Gimmicky or pure thrill?

A smartphone with a laser autofocus? It appears the LG G3 is the first to do this, and if everything works out well, it won't be the last device to have this feature.

Tech May 27, 2014

'The Evil Within': This creepy horror game is releasing on Oct. 21

A new survival-horror game is coming this year from the creator of 'Resident Evil.' It is called 'The Evil Within' and will be available Oct. 21 on the Xbox 360, Xbox One, PC and PS4.

Tech May 29, 2014

LoJack says Honda Accord is car thieves' top pick

LoJack has announced the top 10 stolen cars in America, and sitting at the top is the Honda Accord, followed by a few Toyota and ending with a Chevrolet.

Tech May 28, 2014

Toshiba debuts slew of back-to-school laptops and tablets

Toshiba looks to get into the education sector. Two new laptop/tablet combos should help entice customers.

Tech May 29, 2014

'Watch Dogs' review round up: Is this the best next generation game?

With the availability of Watch Dogs, it appears there's finally a game worth playing on your next generation video game console.

Tech May 29, 2014

Apple users in Australia find their iDevices digitally hijacked and held for ransom

A hacker is demanding $100 from Australian Apple users to restore access to their devices. It is the latest cyberattack to hit users.

Tech May 29, 2014

Spotify tells eBay 'Me, too' as cyber attack compromises 40 million user accounts

Spotify has reported they were the victims of a cyber attack. It once again puts online security on the front page.

Tech May 29, 2014

Samsung S Health can detect your stress level

Samsung has updated its S Health app with a stress level measurement functionality, which tells users if the level of stress is high or low. Downside: it isn't entirely reliable for medical use.

Tech May 29, 2014

Lenovo's Vibe Z2 Pro may feature Quad HD display, metal body

Lenovo is rumored to release a Vibe Z2 Pro that would give other smartphones or phablets a decent competition. But research says it might not reach American and European markets.

Tech May 28, 2014

Forget power cords, batteries. This supercapacitor is the future of energy storage

The supercapacitor, developed by a team from Vanderbilt University, could make power charging cords and batteries obsolete.

Tech May 27, 2014

Nokia X2 appears on AnTuTu, runs on both Windows and Android

Nokia X2, the successor of the Nokia X, will use the open-source build of Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and will be a dual boot smartphone.

Tech May 28, 2014

Analyst predicts Touch ID on iPhone 6 new iPad Air and mini. iWow on sales?

Another day, another iPhone 6 rumor. This time, it’s about Touch ID, which an analyst says will be found in all Apple devices released this year.

Tech May 28, 2014

Microsoft confirms support for Xbox One controller on Windows PC

Microsoft said it will soon release the much-awaited drivers that will allow playing games on a PC possible with an existing Xbox One controller, but it didn’t specify a time range.

Tech May 28, 2014

VirusTotal Uploader online malware tool for OS X now will keep your Mac secure

VirusTotal Uploader is now compatible with the Mac OS X. The utility scans various files and checks if they are infected with malware.

Tech May 28, 2014

Windows XP loyalists can get updates using this registry hack

One small tweak to your registry is possibly all you need to keep your rickety old Windows XP computer updated for five more years.

Tech May 28, 2014

LG G3 dummy unit spotted, features leaked ahead of Tuesday unveil

Information has been leaked regarding LG's upcoming phone: the LG G3. A dummy unit was spotted in a Korean store as well as an information leak revealed from LG Netherlands.

Tech May 27, 2014

HTC One Mini 2 looks good, but does it meet expectations?

The HTC One Mini 2 is a smaller and cheaper version of the company's award-winning One M8 smartphone. It's 4.5-inch display is bigger than an iPhone and most midrange and low-range Android phones.

Tech May 28, 2014

Samsung's future smartwatch may understand gestures. What now, iWatch?

The proposed smartwatch looks to be miles ahead of the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch and newer Gear fit version.

Tech May 28, 2014

This is how kids today see a 1970s computer [Video]

What happens when children who grew up with iPhones and iPads on their little hands get introduced to a bulky Apple II from four decades ago? This hilarious video shows you what.

Tech May 27, 2014

Windows Phone 8.1 Nokia Lumia 530 headed to T-Mobile

The follow up to the widely successful Nokia Lumia 520 will be the launch of the Lumia 530. The smartphone is expected to make its debut on T-Mobile very shortly.

Tech May 27, 2014

3D Fruit Printer can print any edible fruit in minutes: Now enjoy seasonal fruits throughout the year

Ever planned on eating a 3D printed fruit in your lifetime? It could happen with this 3D Fruit Printer, created by a company in the UK.

Tech May 28, 2014

Leaked 10.5-inch high-end Samsung Galaxy Tab S shows how gorgeous its 2560 x1600 AMOLED display looks

The first image of what is reportedly Samsung's upcoming 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S has leaked, showing off its expected very high resolution and premium AMOLED display.

Tech May 27, 2014

See kids react to Apple II computer with no hard drive and mouse [Video]

Kids of this generation came face-to-face with an Apple II compute from the 1980s, and the outcome is just as what you would expect.

Tech May 26, 2014

Tile can track anything down and it's now on sale

Tile is finally here after the long-awaited shipping schedule. The creators of the item-tracking app and peripheral are now shipping to hundreds of early adopters worldwide.

Tech May 28, 2014

Feds say Sabu helped avert 300+ cyberattacks, seeks sentencing leniency

Things are looking up for Hector Xavier "Sabu" Monsegur, after the government requests that he be transformed into a free man. He could no longer be facing a massive 26 years in prison.

Tech May 28, 2014

PS4 pre-order titles to get pre-loading and Destiny is the first

Gamers will be able to pre-load PS4 games. That's good news for those wanting first crack at games starting at midnight on launch day.

Tech May 28, 2014

'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' has mind-blowing weapons and gadgets: 3D printer gun, hoverbikes and exosuits...AWESOME!

New information about Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has many excited. With the November launch months away, gamers are already whetting their appetites.

Tech May 27, 2014

New iPad Air 'Your Verse' ads go globetrotting: What will your verse be?

Apple is promoting the iPad Air's features in two new ads. It shows the company aims at making this their top seller.

Tech May 28, 2014

Sony PS4 JV in China means Xbox One is as good as dead

Sony has announced that it will be forging business partnership to bring the PS4 in China. That could be bad news for Microsoft.

Tech May 28, 2014

Sony follows Microsoft's lead and inks deal to push PlayStation into China

The two big electronic gaming vendors will face-off in a market that's got 500 million users and $10 billions in potential sales.

Tech May 26, 2014

Want a pancake shaped like the Eiffel Tower? PancakeBot can give you that and more

Apparently, there’s more to 3D printing than we first thought. Here’s a 3D printed Eiffel Tower pancake for you.

Tech May 28, 2014

Is the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 coming soon? Here's what we know so far

Insider reports claim Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is on the way, but the company isn't saying anything. If rumors were true, however, here’s what to expect in the successful phablet series.

Tech May 28, 2014

Is Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 the killer of Apple's iPad and MacBook Air?

Microsoft has unleashed what it calls a substitute for laptops. Will the Surface Pro 3 make iDevice lovers jump ship and give up their iPad and MacBook Air.

Tech May 27, 2014

Samsung quietly rolls out Galaxy S4 Value Edition in Europe

Samsung means to have smartphones in all price ranges, introduces the Galaxy S4 Value Edition in Europe even as Americans are going for its flagship Galaxy S5.

Tech May 28, 2014

New Apple iPad 'Your Verse' ads focus on music creation, travel writing

The videos are follow ups to the Your Verse marketing campaign that was launched in January with an advertisement featuring Robin Williams and lines from the movie "Dead Poets Society."

Tech May 27, 2014

Google Search knows about your car rental. Isn't that scary?

Google Search can now pull up car rental reservations cards on its app, but people are divided on the new functionality. So, is it a boon or a bane?

Tech May 27, 2014

Follow me if you can: Sony brings PlayStation 4 to China

Sony takes a page out of Microsoft’s book and forms joint ventures with Chinese companies to debut the PlayStation 4 in the $14 billion gaming market in China.

Tech May 26, 2014

Tile ships out, officially goes on sale. No longer a hype.

Always losing something and never finding it back? Maybe it’s time to get the Tile device that tracks the location of your personal belonging. Yes, it's no hype!

Tech May 27, 2014

Europe's right to be forgotten rule against Google may cause problems. Here's why

The European Court of Justice ruled that users should be able to remove links of themselves that can be searched for online.

Tech May 28, 2014

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