Latest News - June 2014
- Samsung's New SSD 850 Pro 128GB and 1TB Drives Reviewed
- Galaxy S5 Mini 4.5-inch Version Of Samsung's Flagship Coming Mid July
- Google Heads to Havana to Promote Open Internet Access in Cuba
- Report: Windows 9 “Threshold” To Feature SKUs Germane To Devices
- Awesome SYNEK Machine Is The ‘Keurig’ of Beer, Dispensing Cold Ones On Demand
- Get A Sneak Peak At Google's Android TV Controller
- Boston Brings Out Solar-Powered ‘Smart Benches’ To Recharge Devices At City Parks
- New Mexico Bans Texting While Driving, Now Only Legal In Six States
- Google Pulls The Plug On Quickoffice For Android And iOS
- Samsung Announces Four New Galaxy Smartphones, Galaxy Core II, Galaxy Ace 4, Galaxy Young 2, and Galaxy Star 2
- Goooooooooooal! Facebook Scores Record 1 Billion World Cup Interactions Between Users
- Facebook Alters Almost 700K User Feeds In Mind Warping ‘Emotional Contagion’ Experiment
- Ford And Intel Pioneer Facial Recognition Technology For Cars
- Android Evolved: Recapping Android, Wear, Android Auto, And Android TV
All News for June 2014
In the past few weeks, we’ve seen a steady stream of new solid state drive releases, from the likes of Plextor, Crucial, and SanDisk. Today, however, Samsung is unveiling something new we think you'll really take interest in. Up next for... Read more...
There are generally two things you can expect from Samsung year after year. The first is a new flagship smartphone -- this year it was the Galaxy S5 (see our review). And the second is a mini version of whatever its flagship device happens to be... Read more...
If a recent trip by Google’s Eric Schmidt is any indication, Cuba may be considering easing its heavy restrictions on Internet access. Unconfirmed reports are suggesting that Google may have sent a team to the island nation to meet with Cuban... Read more...
We first caught wind of Microsoft’s next version of its Windows OS back in December (and learned a bit more in January), and Redmond’s strategy for unifying the Windows experience across various types of devices is becoming more clear... Read more...
There are many ways to get beer from a container into your mouth, but the founders of a curious machine called SYNEK believe they’ve developed the best method of all time. SYNEK is a portable (all you need is an outlet) machine that dispenses... Read more...
Android TV is coming, and as we mentioned earlier, one of the killer features of the product will be the ability to play Android games on a nice, big TV. It appears that Android TV will ship on certain devices, but apparently there will also be a... Read more...
Sometimes, you just never know where technology is going to wind up next. Walking through a park, would you ever expect that a simple bench would be able to charge your phone? That's a reality that's soon to come to some Boston parks, thanks to... Read more...
Go ahead and check one more state off the list of where you're not allowed to text message while driving. New Mexico is catching up with the majority of the country with a ban intended to prevent distracted driving that goes into effect tomorrow... Read more...
For anyone that follows the technology space, you're used to this refrain. A promising startup is acquired, and the monolithic corporation that acquired it dabbles on a bit before shutting it down entirely. Sometimes, it's more frustrating than... Read more...
Samsung Announces Four New Galaxy Smartphones, Galaxy Core II, Galaxy Ace 4, Galaxy Young 2, and Galaxy Star 2
There's no arguing that Samsung's flagship devices (Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy S5) are the cat's meow, but what really makes investors purr are when companies have a fleshed out lineup to collect... Read more...
Soccer might not be the most popular sport in the U.S., but it's certainly growing on Americans. Of course, soccer enjoys an enormous global audience, and if anyone needs reminding of that, just check out the World Cup activity on Facebook. At only... Read more...
Here’s an interesting psychological factoid: Emotional states can be transferred to other people via text-based messages on social media, such as Facebook. That means that if, for instance, you view a bunch of sad posts, you’re more... Read more...
As we dive deeper into the era of the so-called "Internet of Things" (IoT), some exciting things are happening. One of them is a joint collaboration between Ford and Intel to make automobiles more connected, which would include the ability to... Read more...
Google had a whopper of an I/O conference last week, and if there was one prevailing theme from the whole event, it is this: Android has evolved. Already a mature mobile OS that is one of the two dominant operating systems in a huge and... Read more...