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Beats Solo 2 headphones feature new driver for sharper sound

Beats Electronics introduces the Solo2, featuring a wider range of sound and enhanced clarity. The company hopes the Solo2 will appeal to headphone buyers with musical tastes beyond hip-hop, rap, rock and other bass-heavy formats.

Tech May 29, 2014

HTC One M8 Plus and HTC One M8 Advance to feature 2560 x 1440 QHD displays

HTC is reportedly getting ready to launch two HTC One M8 variants. The HTC One M8 Plus and HTC One M8 Advance will launch later this summer.

Tech May 29, 2014

Almost half of U.S. adults have had personal info hacked in last year. That's 432 million accounts!

These startling figures come on the heels of a number of massive security breaches at such companies as eBay and Target. The implications for consumers can be very serious.

Tech May 29, 2014

Acer launches BYOC solutions for businesses, individuals

Acer is entering the cloud computing industry, where it will go up against leaders Google and Amazon.

Tech May 31, 2014

State of cybercrime in the U.S.: Good guys, losing. Criminals, winning.

The 2014 U.S. State of Cybercrime Survey showed that cybersecurity programs of U.S. organizations are not prepared enough for cyberattacks.

Tech May 29, 2014

WWDC 2014: 'Nope,' Apple will not unwrap new iMac, 8-GB iPhone 5s

'Nope' is what long-time Apple follower Jim Dalrymple can say about rumors of a cheaper iPhone 5s and low-cost iMac being the star of the show at next week’s Apple developer conference.

Tech May 30, 2014

Lookout's new feature allows your stolen smartphone to take a 'theftie'

Protect your mobile device and install Theft Alerts, a mobile security feature offered by Lookouts. It sends real mobile owners a Theftie, a secret snapshot of the thief, including the phone’s whereabouts.

Tech May 30, 2014

Iranian hackers spy on U.S. officials, defense contractors using social networks

A cyber intelligence firm has discovered a group of low-tech Iranian hackers that have been duping U.S. defense officials into handing over their social network credentials by adding them on Facebook.

Tech May 29, 2014

Samsung begins mass production of 1TB SSD using new 3D V-NAND technology

The world has yet to see a 1TB-SSD laptop, but it won’t take long now. Samsung has begun producing the world’s first 1TB SSD drives for computers using a new technology called 3D V-NAND.

Tech May 29, 2014

Meet MOD-t, your pocket-friendly 3D printer. Starts at $149.

A 35-day Indiegogo kickstarter campaign will allow the first 500 contributors to buy the 3D printer for $149.

Tech May 30, 2014

Samsung gets ready to tackle the wearable health market with open development platform and wristband

Samsung is working on a Simband wearable health watch and an open dev platform for other wearable devices to tackle. The project is said to be released sometime this year.

Tech May 29, 2014

It's official: Apple grabs Beats Electronics for $3 billion

Apple and Beats have joined as one, thanks to a $3-billion-dollar business-acquisition deal. Will Beats boost Apple’s position in the music business?

Tech June 1, 2014

Samsung, says open sesame! Announces smartwatch prototype Simband, software platform SAMI

After the Gear Fit smart watch, the Simband and SAMI are part of Samsung's push for a digital health initiative that will involve developers from all over the world. The company also announced a competition for a $50 million investment fund for digital health technologies and startups.

Tech May 29, 2014

Top 3 features that should make the LG G3 your next smartphone

Now that the LG G3 is official, lets take a look at its top 3 features that should have you consider making the handset your next smartphone. Display, camera, and extra RAM carry the day.

Tech May 29, 2014

Smartphone market leveling off, emerging markets will carry growth through 2018

For the first time, all four BRIC countries appeared among the top 10 smart phone markets, according to Canalys, reflecting the shift in momentum toward the new growth markets that has been occurring over the last few years.

Tech May 28, 2014

Microsoft CEO talks software in Code Conference, says won't sell Xbox

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has finally confirmed that the Xbox is here to stay, and it has company in the form of Bing.

Tech May 30, 2014

AT&T announces 9-inch Full HD Asus PadFone X smartphone and tablet [Video]

AT&T will begin offering a new spin on converging a tablet with a smartphone. The carrier will begin selling the Asus PadFone X, which is both a 9-inch Full HD tablet and 5-inch 1080p smartphone.

Tech May 29, 2014

Microsoft promises real-time Skype speech translation tool by end of 2014

Microsoft demoed Skype Translator, a real-time translator app that translates language in real-time in both text and voice. Microsoft is aiming for a 'Star Trek' future.

Tech May 30, 2014

Heads up, gamers, some bad news: Valve Steam Machines delayed until 2015

Valve has announced it is most likely looking at a 2015 release date instead of this year. The reason has to do with the company revamping the controller to make it as intuitive as possible.

Tech May 28, 2014

Skype gets its own translator, Microsoft chief opens up on strategy

Skype will soon get an update that will make speaking with people around the world despite a language barrier possible. Skype Translator was recently unveiled by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella at the ingaural Code Conference.

Tech May 28, 2014

Bethesda's new Battlecry game is a bloody, bloody fightfest

Arena combat games focusing on melee weapons or swords are not common in today's gaming landscape. However, Bethesda has a game in store for gamers in 2015 that will change that and it is called Battlecry.

Tech May 28, 2014

Google self-driving car boasts no brakes, steering wheel as prototype development begins

Google has revealed a prototype driver-less vehicle that boasts no pedals or a steering wheel. It plans on creating about 100 of these vehicles.

Tech May 28, 2014

LG reveals the G3 smartphone: It's packed with features that can make Apple and Samsung jealous

The LG G3 has been announced and it comes packed with top-of-the-line features and specs. It could really be the phone that can beat Apple and Samsung in many ways.

Tech May 28, 2014

Hackers are winning the cyber crime war, says new study

A new study reveals hackers might just be winning the cyber war. The report shows there is still much work that needs to be done.

Tech May 28, 2014

Hack attack prompts Spotify to issue password reset plea to users

Spotify is urging users to reset their passwords. This comes after they reported a widespread security breach.

Tech May 28, 2014

3 ways to protect your iPhone from hijackers

Cyberattacks are hitting more and more often. Here are some ways to protect yourself.

Tech May 28, 2014

Apple to shake up smart home market? iPhone could become your life's remote control

The smart home space that Apple is looking to make a play in is one of the larger components of the IoT. You can expect all the major players to grab for a piece of this pie as the category evolves.

Tech May 28, 2014

Iran prosecutor: We haven't summoned Facebook chief Zuckerberg to court on privacy issue

Should he stay or should he go? Conflicting reports from Iran on the demand for Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to appear in court. In any case, in the words of Ed McMahon, he's "not going anywhere."

Tech May 28, 2014

FTC: Data collecting, brokering must be more transparent to consumers

Companies that collect personal data know a lot about us; The Federal Trade Commission wants consumers to know more about the companies that are collecting their personal data.

Tech May 28, 2014

Valve announces delay of Steam Machine and Steam Controller, possible release by 2015

Valve announces the delay of its Steam Machines and Steam Controller. Gamers will now have to wait until 2015 to lay hands on the company's hardware.

Tech May 28, 2014

Torrentz.eu is up and running again just a day after suspension

Authorities in the UK are in active pursuit of websites allegedly engaged in online piracy and copyright infringement. Recently targeted and suspended was the popular Torrentz.eu website.

Tech May 29, 2014

Apple's latest patent shows potential for iPhone with sapphire glass, LiquidMetal body that may rejuvenate market

Apple may be introducing LiquidMetal Technologies into an iPhone sooner than we realize. The company has been working with the technology since 2008 and recently added some new patents related to it.

Tech May 29, 2014

Lonelier people tend to overshare on Facebook: Study

Feeling sad or blue? New study suggests if you keep posting everything about your personal life publicly on social networking sites like Facebook, then you probably are.

Tech May 28, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (SM-T700) pops up on AnTuTu benchmark and firmware leaks

Samsung's unannounced 8.4-inch Galaxy Tab S has shown up on AnTuTu benchmark and the tablet's firmware has been posted online ahead of its June 12 event.

Tech May 28, 2014

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

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