Another Chinese phone maker is coming out with another ultra powerful smartphone. Vernee has just launched its flagship Apollo smartphone equipped with Mediatek's Helio X20 processor, 6 GB of RAM and other high-end specs.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 18, 2016
'Minecraft' is set to take over virtual reality. The first virtual reality device supporting the game will be Samsung's Gear VR, followed by Facebook's Oculus Rift and finally Microsoft's own HoloLens.
Gadgets March 17, 2016
A "malvertising" attack occurred over the weekend and infiltrated reputable websites such as the New York Times and MSN. Visitors accessing those websites could have made themselves vulnerable to both malware and ransomware.
Apps/Software March 17, 2016
Apple submitted its final appeal to a district court in California before oral arguments between the company and the U.S. government begin next week. In the 26-page filing, Apple asserts that the government's orders to create a hackable version of iOS would ultimately be unconstitutional.
Legal March 16, 2016
The first devices to have Windows 10 Mobile were the Lumia 950 and 950 XL. If rumors turn out to be true, then a bunch of other devices are set to finally get the latest Microsoft mobile OS via an over-the-air update supposedly coming this week.
Apps/Software March 16, 2016
Kanye West finally got to a billionaire, former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. After tweeting his dislike of the LA Clippers' new mascot, Ballmer caught on and offered to first have lunch with Kanye and then attend a Clippers game together to "talk."
Deals March 16, 2016
The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are expected to be among the best-selling smartphones this year, which also leads to a big market for cases to protect such well-designed but delicate devices. These are our favorite cases to keep Samsung's latest flagships well protected.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 16, 2016
Publishers on the Apple News iOS app have a new way to deliver sponsored ad content to users. Apple released developer guidelines outlining features of their latest ad unit within the app, making sponsored content nearly identical to regular articles.
Apps/Software March 15, 2016
Apple is expected to launch a smaller iPhone that packs the specs of its larger iPhones at its next event later in March. Dubbed the iPhone SE (presumably for 'Special Edition'), the newer iPhone should also drive the iPhone 5S's price down to as low as $250 - $350.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 15, 2016
Samsung's latest Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge won't be able to compete against their competitors in quick charging. That's because the S7 and S7 Edge are still stuck on Quick Charge 2.0, while the latest smartphone releases will all come with Quick Charge 3.0.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 14, 2016
Sprint subscribers are in for a Marshmallow treat for their Galaxy S6 devices. An over-the-air update should be rolling out to customers right now to update their devices to Google's latest operating system, Android 6.0.
Apps/Software March 11, 2016
Facebook's Open Compute Project now has Google on its side. The search company is now part of the OCP that includes other tech companies such as Microsoft and Apple, and has some ambitious plans to boost IT infrastructure.
Computers March 10, 2016
Opera is adding a native ad blocker to its popular Web browser. By blocking ads directly from within the Opera browser, the company promises a faster and safer Web experience.
Apps/Software March 10, 2016
'League of Legends' maker Riot Games just acquired Radiant Entertainment. As a result, development of 'Rising Thunder' will end soon, while 'Stonehearth' will luckily keep moving forward to an eventual release.
Deals March 10, 2016
The former company known as Skybox Imaging has resurfaced as Terra Bella. As a Google company, it will now focus on more than just satellite imagery, also making sense of all the data it's collected using Google's vast resources of computing power.
Apps/Software March 10, 2016
Intel has purchased Replay Technologies. The two companies worked together to bring NBA fans 'freeD' technology that allowed 360-degree viewing of every angle of the court along with 'The Matrix'-like 'bullet time' replays during the slam dunk contest.
Deals March 9, 2016
'The Division' is out now, and is one of the most played games so far already during its alpha and beta preleases. Now all gamers can take their trigger fingers to an embattled New York City and help rebuild it - with firearms, of course.
Video Games March 9, 2016
In celebration of International Women's Day, Google has created a video featuring women around the world sharing what they will do one day. The video is featured as today's Google Doodle on the company's search page.
Internet March 8, 2016
Spotify may have been hacked once again. Last November, more than a thousand user credentials were leaked online and now it seems like a few hundred other user account details may have also been leaked, revealing emails, passwords, account types and renewal dates.
Apps/Software February 21, 2016
With ads coming to Messenger sooner rather than later, will Facebook's other messaging platform - WhatsApp - share the same fate? More likely than not, yes - WhatsApp may be opening up business channels for companies and users to communicate with one another.
Apps/Software February 20, 2016