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Google To Shut Down Google+ Early Due To Bug That Leaked Data Of 52.5 Million Users

Google To Shut Down Google+ Early Due To Bug That Leaked Data Of 52.5 Million Users

Google announced on Monday that after a detection of a security bug which leaked the data information of millions of its users, it has decided that it will now step up the termination of its Google+ social network next year. Even though... 
The Battle Is Going To Get Crazier For Midrange Phones

The Battle Is Going To Get Crazier For Midrange Phones

Samsung did something unusual last fall by presenting a midrange phone with new features that even its top of the line devices doesn’t have. Furthermore, it held two massive launch parties for it in Malaysia and then again in Madrid.... 
Spotify Officially Kicks-off Its Apple Watch App

Spotify Officially Kicks-off Its Apple Watch App

Spotify officially kicked-off its new app specifically for Apple Watch users. For the few of you who may not know about Spotify, according to Wikipedia, Spotify is a music streaming platform developed by Swedish company Spotify Technology,... 
New Study Identifies Earliest Galaxies In The Universe

New Study Identifies Earliest Galaxies In The Universe

A new astronomical study has located what appears to be the oldest building blocks of the Milky Way galaxy, which could be upwards of 13 billion years old. According to researchers, these objects must have formed at least one hundred... 
Amazon Employee Says GTA 5 PC Will Launch February – Preorders Open at Amazon.fr

Amazon Employee Says GTA 5 PC Will Launch February – Preorders Open at Amazon.fr

Amazon has long been at the forefront of the chatter surrounding GTA 5 for PC, having hinted on more than one occasion that the PC port of the iconic title is pretty much ready to go. As such, it comes as no surprise to learn that... 
Google Nexus 10 Gets Android KitKat Update – Nexus 10 2 Spotted Ahead of Q1 Launch

Google Nexus 10 Gets Android KitKat Update – Nexus 10 2 Spotted Ahead of Q1 Launch

Great news for Google Nexus 10 owners today – your Android 4.4.1 KitKat update is officially ready and waiting. Hot on the heels of the Nexus 7, Nexus 5 and Nexus 4 updates, the arrival of Android KitKat is expected to breathe new... 
Foxconn Sources Suggest 2K and 4K iPad Pro Screens in Testing – WWDC Debut?

Foxconn Sources Suggest 2K and 4K iPad Pro Screens in Testing – WWDC Debut?

Apple’s iPad may rule the roost by a considerable margin, but is nonetheless drawing more and more criticism all the time. Why? Simple really – even the latest and undeniably greatest iPad Air doesn’t live up to its rivals across... 
Asus PadFone Mini Specs, Features and Photos Leak Ahead of Wednesday Release

Asus PadFone Mini Specs, Features and Photos Leak Ahead of Wednesday Release

It’s round two for Asus this week as the PadFone Mini gears up for its first official appearance in Taiwan – the launch party scheduled to kick off Wednesday. Of course, there’s still plenty of time for leaks and rumors to paint... 
Bloomberg Claims Apple Working on Curved iPhones for 2014 – Could iPhone 6 Come with Flexible Display?

Bloomberg Claims Apple Working on Curved iPhones for 2014 – Could iPhone 6 Come with Flexible Display?

The iPhone 5S may have shipped with iOS 7 and a brand new flat, minimalist design courtesy of Jony Ive, but that may all be moot if a report from Bloomberg is to be believed; the iPhone 6 just might come with a curved display.  The... 
Google Nexus 5 Software Update May Include Additional Smart Features for Google Now

Google Nexus 5 Software Update May Include Additional Smart Features for Google Now

A software update (and by that, we don’t mean an upgrade of versions) should be rolling out soon for the LG-manufactured Google Nexus 5, and according to a report, the update would include new “smart” features for Google Now. Wired... 
Android 4.4 KitKat Won’t Be Headed to Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Android 4.4 KitKat Won’t Be Headed to Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Android 4.4 KitKat may be, as hinted by Google, available to a wider range of devices, apart from the usual suspects – last year’s Nexus 4 and Nexus 10, and both Nexus 7 iterations.  Unfortunately, just because an Android device... 
Nexus 5, Android 4.4 KitKat Get Launched, Release Date Immediate for New Flagship iPhone 5S Competitor

Nexus 5, Android 4.4 KitKat Get Launched, Release Date Immediate for New Flagship iPhone 5S Competitor

The Google Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 KitKat finally got unveiled yesterday after months of rumors and leaks that had all but confirmed a lot of details about both products.  The Nexus 5, which comes with Android 4.4 KitKat out of the... 
Moto G Comes and Goes – Link Posted on Motorola Website, Then Quickly Removed

Moto G Comes and Goes – Link Posted on Motorola Website, Then Quickly Removed

Last week, the name “Moto G” was reportedly trademarked by Motorola, which led to a number of different theories.  One theory was that the device would be the Motorola Nexus phone once rumored, but most asserted that this would... 
American Versions of Samsung Galaxy S4  Finally Get Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

American Versions of Samsung Galaxy S4 Finally Get Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

American editions of the Samsung Galaxy S4 are now getting updated to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, and in what can be considered a huge surprise considering previous history, Verizon Wireless was the first carrier to roll out the update... 
Nexus 5 Press Renders Leak in Black and White, Device’s Release Date Rumored for November 1

Nexus 5 Press Renders Leak in Black and White, Device’s Release Date Rumored for November 1

The @evleaks Twitter account has been quite a reliable and accurate one, providing timely leaks on the hottest devices, particularly Android phones.  According to the latest from @evleaks, Google’s Nexus 5 flagship phone will come... 
Lawsuits and Controversy Result from Order to Release Phone Data

Lawsuits and Controversy Result from Order to Release Phone Data

Within the past week, US citizens have been shocked by information that apparently supports some previously dismissed conspiracy theorists’ views that claim our government is not to be trusted when it comes to our private phone conversations. ... 
Obama Wants High-Speed Internet in Most U.S. Classrooms by 2018

Obama Wants High-Speed Internet in Most U.S. Classrooms by 2018

President Obama announced Thursday that he wants high-speed internet in 99% of American classrooms by 2018. During a speech at a Mooresville, North Carolina middle school known for its productive use of technology he stated, “Today,... 
Deadly New Virus Reaches Europe

Deadly New Virus Reaches Europe

A dangerous new respiratory disease known as Middle East Virus, or MERS-CoV, has spread from the Middle East to Europe.  Cases have now been reported in Jordan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Tunisia, Britain, Germany, and Italy. This... 
New Blood Test Means Safer Prenatal Screening

New Blood Test Means Safer Prenatal Screening

A British study has shown a new blood test to be safe and effective for detecting chromosomal problems in fetuses.  The test looks for problems in the baby’s DNA, such as when a third copy of a chromosome is present.  This... 
Science Fiction of Yesteryear Is Today’s Science Fact

Science Fiction of Yesteryear Is Today’s Science Fact

When a person today says “Robot”, many people think of the small automated vacuum systems that homeowners and businesses commonly use. Several different companies including iRobot have created systems for pool cleaning, gutter... 
Computer Crimes on the Rise – Microsoft Steps In

Computer Crimes on the Rise – Microsoft Steps In

Currently one of the largest malicious computer networks is called the Citadel botnet system.  Microsoft has enlisted the aid of their digital crime unit to work vigorously on this problem. An estimation of over 1400 of these Citadel... 
Google Leads the Pack for Next Gen Smartphones

Google Leads the Pack for Next Gen Smartphones

Google, a company founded less than 20 years ago, is one of the largest businesses on the planet today.  While their present is bright, their future is brighter.  Google is working on plans for driverless cars, Google Glass, and... 
Small Businesses Targeted by the IRS

Small Businesses Targeted by the IRS

The IRS is enjoying the benefits of recent technological advances. It is reported that 80 percent of all tax returns are filed electronically.  The agency is focusing on completing real-time scoring that will flag returns for audit. ... 
American Explorers Find Sunken German Submarine off U.S. Coast

American Explorers Find Sunken German Submarine off U.S. Coast

In the third such announcement this month, maritime searchers believe they have found a sunken relic of the German WWII war machine. This time it was off the Atlantic coast of the United States. According to the AP report, the vessel...