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CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

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Google Car Initiative to go ahead via Android

Google Car Initiative to go ahead via Android

Sony cancels The Interview Release on Christmas

Sony cancels The Interview Release on Christmas

Instant messaging

BlackBerry announces new BBM version The additional features on the new version allow users to gain more control over the medium of communication

Oct 31 2014, 1:10pm CDT

Top 5 Mobile Messengers

Top 5 Mobile Messengers With the current demand for a replacement of the usual short message service for mobile phone users, many mobile messenger applications have came up. Everyone, especially the youth, tend to have the urge to stay connected most of the times, if not all the times.

Mar 16 2014, 3:51pm CDT

Only weeks till the Facebook messenger hits the Windows Phone

Facebook messenger soon to hit the Windows Phone Microsoft has announced that the instant messaging service is all set to make its way to the customers

Feb 23 2014, 9:40am CST

Blackberry’s BBM shop to offer paid stickers for BBM chats

Blackberry’s BBM shop to offer paid stickers for BBM chats Blackberry says the BBM shop will be part of an app itself; featuring sticker packages to be purchased

Feb 22 2014, 12:16pm CST

WhatsApp deal highlights suite of similar apps SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Facebook's announcement it is paying $19 billion in cash and stock to acquire WhatsApp is a milestone event in the short history of mobile messaging apps. Hundreds of millions of people have...

Feb 20 2014, 4:16am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ooVoo social video chat service and integrated instant messaging from ooVoo

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ooVoo social video chat service and integrated instant messaging from ooVoo CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ooVoo social video chat service and integrated instant messaging from ooVoo

Jan 15 2014, 11:19am CST

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Where Will All The SMS Messages Go When Texting Dies? The humble text message is not disappearing overnight, but less SMSs will be sent in 2014 than in 2013. People are communicating more than ever, so these messages are going somewhere. For the handful of companies that...

Jan 14 2014, 7:36pm CST

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3 Best Messenger Apps for iPhone This is a smart era and almost all smart people uses smart phones. People nowadays use messengers to get connected to their friends and family, even without the use of the stock 'messaging' application.

Oct 23 2013, 5:52am CDT

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5 Most Popular Messengers on Android Young people mostly like to stay connected to their close friends and find most of the social media sites and communication apps as the best source of doing it. This need has brilliantly caught the leading OS' attention - the famous Android OS.

Oct 19 2013, 4:20pm CDT

Skype Calls Directly From Outlook.com Inbox UK Users

Make Skype Calls Directly From Outlook.com Inbox, Preview Released in UK Today When communication devices mesh together it makes for great social activity. Skype is going to be directly utilized from the Outlook.com Inbox from now onwards. What that means is that you can engage in minimum typing for maximum talking. "Type Less. Talk More."

Apr 30 2013, 3:28am CDT

Logitech C615 HD Webcam unveiled

Logitech C615 HD Webcam unveiled Logitech HD Webcam C615 features Fold-and-go Design.

Jun 14 2011, 5:34am CDT

Forecasting The Mood of A City Using Phone Data

Forecasting The Mood of A City Using Phone Data The future is here. And a little creepy.

Apr 25 2011, 1:42pm CDT

Skype's Big Goof and the Myth of Security

Skype's Big Goof and the Myth of Security If you use Skype mobile, your private data may be unprotected. Just FYI.

Apr 15 2011, 12:52pm CDT

The Facebook Phone: Google Voice For Your Everything?

The Facebook Phone: Google Voice For Your Everything? One possible route.

Sep 19 2010, 2:46pm CDT

Rejoice! Trillian Comes To Android

Rejoice! Trillian Comes To Android Good news, Android users. Trillian is weeks away from launching the beta of their Android app. (Android and Me) This is very big news for anyone annoyed by the battery and processor drain required to keep multiple...

Jul 9 2010, 10:43am CDT

Samsung Mythic a897 Phone only $0.01 on Amazon

Samsung Mythic a897 Phone only $0.01 on Amazon Samsung Mythic a897 Phone is available on Amazon for $0.01 This phone has fast 3G connectivity via AT...

Jun 7 2010, 3:00pm CDT

RIAA & MPAA To Government: Spy On Hard Drives

RIAA & MPAA To Government: Spy On Hard Drives If reading the novel 1984 left you huddled for days in a paranoid, depressive coma, you probably don't want to finish this article. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and Motion Picture Association of...

Apr 19 2010, 12:03pm CDT

WowWee ChatterBot Available at Amazon For Only $12.99

WowWee ChatterBot Available at Amazon For Only $12.99 This fun and innovative computer accessory from WowWee works with your computer, telling jokes, streaming music, and dialog. The ChatterBot can also comment on your virtual life. The ChatterBot comes in three fun...

Dec 1 2009, 5:00pm CST

Google: 100,000 Wave Invites Going Out

Google: 100,000 Wave Invites Going Out For those of you that don't know, Google Wave is the search giant's take on both instant messaging, and document editing. It's a 100% live chatting system, with words being entered as you type them and multi-person live...

Sep 29 2009, 11:51am CDT

Illegal File Sharing Has Declined Says Report

Illegal File Sharing Has Declined Says Report Illegal file sharing has declined according to a survey from Music Ally. The survey looked at the percentage of file-sharers sharing music which is now at 17% rather than 22% in December 2007. The report claims that...

Jul 13 2009, 7:02am CDT

AIM, Beejive, IM 3.0 for iPhone 3.0 Get Push Notification

AIM, Beejive, IM 3.0 for iPhone 3.0 Get Push Notification The iPhone 3.0 update finally brought push notification to the iPhone platform. When 3.0 first hit there were virtually no apps that took advantage of this new capability. After dropping the ball for a few days, the...

Jun 23 2009, 9:00am CDT

Google Wave Shifts the Chatting Paradigm.

Google Wave Shifts the Chatting Paradigm. Chatting has pretty much stayed the same since the invention of AIM. Sure, a bunch of other chat clients have entered the fray. Yahoo, Google Chat, Trillian, and dozens of other programs exist, but they all do pretty...

May 28 2009, 1:55pm CDT

Speech Recognition Software Hits Blackberry.

Speech Recognition Software Hits Blackberry. SHAPE services have announced that their IM+ instant messaging client will now include voice-to-text capabilities. This means that BlackBerry smartphones will soon be capable of taking dictation, both for notes and for...

May 4 2009, 5:00pm CDT

T-Mobile Dash now comes with $100 Cash with new Contract

T-Mobile Dash now comes with $100 Cash with new Contract The T-Mobile Dash is a Windows Smart phone with QWERTY keyboard ideal for emails. LetsTalk is offering the T-Mobile Dash with new service plan with $100 cash back. The Dash so to say jumpstarts your productivity with a...

Apr 23 2009, 4:00pm CDT

Spiderman USB Spider Web Cam

Spiderman USB Spider Web Cam I have known a few strange people in my life that are very much into comic books. One guy I know even combs his hair like Wolverine, and he's not like 8 years old. For those really into Spiderman, rather than dressing...

Apr 13 2009, 11:00am CDT

Nokia to acquire OZ Communications

Nokia to acquire OZ Communications Nokia and OZ Communications today announced that Nokia is to acquire OZ, a privately held company with approximately 220 employees and headquartered in Montreal, Canada. OZ is a consumer mobile messaging solution...

Sep 30 2008, 11:07am CDT

AOL Announces New AIM Express

AOL Announces New AIM Express AOL has launched a new version of its instant messenger application called AIM Express. The new service is a flash-based web version of the AOL Instant Messenger many are already familiar with. The new service allows...

Aug 21 2008, 10:23am CDT

Palringo Adds Rich Messaging Service to iPhone

Palringo Adds Rich Messaging Service to iPhone When the iPhone first launched last year and even on the new iPhone 3G there are several features missing that are typically found on high-end handsets like voice dial and rich messaging services that allow you to chat...

Jul 29 2008, 11:44am CDT

Microsoft is aiming again at Yahoo with new Partners The WSJ reports that Microsoft is apparently getting ready to try again buying Yahoo!'s search business. This turns out to become a never ending story. Apparently Microsoft approached several media companies to strike...

Jul 2 2008, 1:45am CDT

Microsoft Announces Messenger TV Microsoft has unveiled a new service for its MSN instant messaging service in Europe called Messenger TV. Content deals for the service are in place with multiple content partners including UK Channel 4. Channel 4 will...

May 12 2008, 9:55am CDT

Microsoft Seeks to Have Term MSN-ing Struck from Dictionary

Microsoft Seeks to Have Term MSN-ing Struck from Dictionary Microsoft is attempting to force the Dutch dictionary Van Dale to remove the term MSN-ing from its latest edition. According to the dictionary the term msn-ing doesn’t refer to the actually MSN messaging application but...

Apr 25 2008, 10:06am CDT

VTech IS6110 Cordless Phone with IM Services

VTech IS6110 Cordless Phone with IM Services VTech announced its latest cordless landline phone today called the IS6110. One glance at the phone and you can tell it was designed to resemble mobile smartphones with its design. The phone features a full QWERTY...

Apr 14 2008, 10:19am CDT

Zipit Wireless Messenger 2

Zipit Wireless Messenger 2 The Zipit Wireless Messenger 2 is now available for $149.99. The device allows Wi-Fi instant messaging without needing a computer. The Z2 won the 2007 DigitalLife Best of show award for portable gear.All major IM...

Nov 27 2007, 11:32am CST

Google buys Postini for $625 Million

Google buys Postini for $625 Million Google buys Postini for $625 Million in cash. Postini provides on-demand communications security and compliance solutions serving more than 35,000 businesses and 10 million users worldwide. Postini's services include...

Jul 9 2007, 8:58am CDT

Crucial 2GB Gizmo! Overdrive w/ Security Software Review

Crucial 2GB Gizmo! Overdrive w/ Security Software Review Flash drives are very useful devices. You can do all sorts of stuff with them from carrying your favorite music and photos with you to important office documents from home and the office.The problem that should be most...

Oct 4 2006, 4:08pm CDT

Confirmed: Free AOL To Broadband Customers

Confirmed: Free AOL To Broadband Customers We talked about this last month as being a possibility, but now it's official. Time Warner is going to offer multiple AOL services for free to people who have a high-speed connection, in the hopes of bringing in more...

Aug 2 2006, 11:00am CDT

First U3 USB Smart Drives from Kingston, Memorex, SanDisk and Verbatim

First U3 USB Smart Drives from Kingston, Memorex, SanDisk and Verbatim U3 LLC unveiled the industry’s very first USB smart drives and U3 smart software applications today. U3 smart drives host U3 smart applications, computer settings and data allowing people to carry their 'personal...

Sep 19 2005, 10:57am EST

Google Talk

Google Talk The LA Times reports that Google plans to launch Google Talk - a Instant Messenger service. The Google Talk IM service could launch already tomorrow. talk.google.com is already configured. Every player in the portal /...

Aug 23 2005, 5:23am EST

Skype - Kazaa's Voice over IP Review

Skype - Kazaa's Voice over IP Review PCStats reviews the Kazaa's Skype VOIP service. Quote: "It is likely that almost all computer users are familiar with email, and probably instant messaging as well. In a matter of a few years, the Internet has...

Mar 30 2004, 12:00am EST

ICQ Launches Social Networks Service

ICQ Launches Social Networks Service AOL's ICQ Instant Messaging Service launches ICQ Unviverse a Social Networks Service. Jumping on the Social Networks hype ICQ has a head start with the new service is based on the hyper successful ICQ Instant...

Mar 4 2004, 8:13am EST