Tag: News

News and Press

BlackBerry and Qualcomm settle on $940M final award in Qualcomm arbitration

May 30, 2017

Via: CrackBerry

Following the initial interim announcement back on April 12, 2017, BlackBerry has now announced that it has reached an agreement with Qualcomm Incorporated resolving all amounts payable in connection with royalty overpayments, interest and attorneys’ fees. In total, the arbitration […]

News and Press

Intel Announces Q1 2017 Financial Results: Record Quarter

April 28, 2017

Via: Anandtech

Today Intel announced their earnings for Q1 of their 2017 fiscal year, and the results were good. Intel delivered record revenue for the quarter, of $14.8 billion, up from $13.7 billion a year ago. Intel is a company that loves […]

Networking, News and Press, Tech

T-Mobile launches a trio of new prepaid plans

March 28, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

T-Mobile is making news in the prepaid world by unleashing a trio of new rate plans. T-Mobile has rolled out two new Simply Prepaid plans and a T-Mobile One Prepaid plan. First up, the Simply Prepaid plans include unlimited talk […]

News and Press

Samsung to sell refurbished Note 7s after all

March 27, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 has turned out to be a very enigmatic handset – despite the massive recall at the end of 2016, many people are still interested in the device. At the end of this February, several rumors indicated […]

Operating System, Windows

Microsoft paces delivery of Windows 10 upgrades

March 27, 2017

Via: Computerworld

If Microsoft orchestrates next month’s Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade as it did 2016’s mid-year Anniversary Update refresh, it will take about three months for the latest version to reach most eligible devices. According to advertising network AdDuplex, 60 days after […]

News and Press

The beautiful Product Red iPhone 7 will silently make the world a better place. Here’s how

March 21, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

You might remember the Product Red iPod from a few years ago. There was also the one-of-a-kind red Mac Pro, which didn’t gather as much consumer attention, but in 2013 it sold at an auction for $977,000. In fact, there […]

Gadgets, Products

Guess Connect Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch aims to mix style with technology

March 20, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

The Baselworld Watch and Jewellery Show is a lot like MWC, though this year’s Swiss trade fair is the first edition that truly captures our attention with a flood of Android Wear-powered hardware announcements. Guess Watches joins the growing pack […]

News and Press

The quest for smooth 60-frames-per-second sports in streaming TV bundles

March 17, 2017

Via: TechHive

Have you ever watched live sports on a streaming service such as Sling TV and thought it didn’t look quite right? Compared to cable, satellite, or over-the-air broadcast TV, streamed sporting events can look a bit choppy or jittery, making […]

Featured, News and Press

The power of the Dislike button – on Facebook, of course

March 16, 2017

Via: James Hughes

So far we’ve grown accustomed with the array of reactions Facebook puts at the disposal of its users. It is an almost exclusively positive array. From like to love, going through some sad emoticons, the initially monochromatic “Like” extended its […]

App Review, News and Press

Gmail for Android now lets you send and receive money

March 15, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

Gmail for Android is getting a nifty new feature starting today. Google has announced that the Gmail for Android app now supports sending and receiving money. Sending and receiving is fee-free, and you can set it up so that money […]