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President Obama May Switch from BlackBerry to Samsung or LG Phone

President Obama May Switch from BlackBerry to Samsung or LG Phone

According to certain recent leaks, president Obama may switch his Blackberry for an Android device from LG or Samsung....

Mar 21 2014, 3:28pm CDT

5 Things About The Big Data Economy that Managers Should Know

5 Things About The Big Data Economy that Managers Should Know

At the turn of the 20th century, most people lived as they had in the middle ages.  Almost half of the US population was e...

Jan 27 2014, 4:13am CST

LG Electronics Pulls To unexpected Q4 Loss

LG Electronics Pulls To unexpected Q4 Loss

LG Electronics reports unexpected 4Q loss due to foreign exchange rates, mobile stays in red SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG Elect...

Jan 27 2014, 2:26am CST

'Slow, Painful Death' For Sony Playstation Vita Predicted

Slow and Painful Death For Sony Playstation Vita Predicted

We rarely get terribly colorful language in the sometimes staid world of financial analysis, but in the videogame world, that’s...

Jan 24 2014, 9:00am CST

Google Adsense Direct is For Small Publishers

Google Adsense Direct is For Small Publishers

Those playing the ad game within the Google universe are very familiar with Google AdSense and DoubleClick for Publishers (DFP)...

Jan 24 2014, 8:11am CST

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now

As most commentators, myself included, predicted last fall, a federal appellate court has vacated the FCC’s controversial 2010...

Jan 24 2014, 8:10am CST

Windows Phone is in Danger

Windows Phone is in Danger

Everyone was expecting Nokia’s smartphones sale in Q4 2013 to go up, with estimates that it would break 10 million units. Inste...

Jan 24 2014, 7:30am CST

Snowden Calls For Termination Of Unwarranted Surveillance

Snowden Calls For Termination Of Unwarranted Surveillance

This post excerpted from securitycurrent. In a live chat hosted by The Courage Foundation Edward Snowden called on the US...

Jan 24 2014, 5:50am CST

Apple to Launch Bigger iPhones in Second Half of Year

Apple to Launch Bigger iPhones in Second Half of Year

Apple is all set to make some radical changes in its upcoming iPhones that will come in second half of this year. The major shi...

Jan 24 2014, 2:32am CST

Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

As Samsung bids goodbye to stellar 2013, mixed views on its future SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For Samsung Electronics and its 27...

Jan 24 2014, 1:14am CST

How Big is the Nokia Brand Damage Caused by Microsoft?

How Big is the Nokia Brand Damage Caused by Microsoft?

Analysts were widely expecting Nokia to sell 10 M smartphones in 4Q 2013. The company ended selling 8.2 M units, down from 8.8...

Jan 23 2014, 9:26am CST

BlackBerry Stock Surges Surprisingly

BlackBerry Stock Surges Surprisingly

Struggling smartphone maker BlackBerry continued its surprising stock rally on Wednesday, bringing it up over 26% over the last...

Jan 23 2014, 3:00am CST

Apple iPhone 6 will have 4.8 Inch Screen Says Analyst

Apple iPhone 6 will have 4.8 Inch Screen Says Analyst

Cowen and Company managing director Timothy Arcuri issued an investor’s note today claiming that his supply chain sources confi...

Jan 23 2014, 2:54am CST

Google Ad Chief Susan Wojcicki Talks about Next Big Battle

Google Ad Chief Susan Wojcicki Talks about Next Big Battle

Straightforward and unflashy, Susan Wojcicki doesn’t come off like the most powerful woman in advertising that Forbes and other...

Jan 23 2014, 2:31am CST

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix sped past subscriber estimates in its fourth-quarter 2013 report tonight, and likely beat out former pay TV king, HBO,...

Jan 23 2014, 2:03am CST

Government Panel urges To End Phone Data Spying

This is The Best Time To Launch A Cyberattack

Let’s pretend that you’re a cyberterrorist, or if you prefer, a rogue agent working for a super-secret government intelligence...

Jan 23 2014, 2:02am CST

Government Panel urges To End Phone Data Spying

Government Panel urges To End Phone Data Spying

Government oversight panel urges end to phone data spying, records purge WASHINGTON (AP) — A sharply divided government task fo...

Jan 23 2014, 2:01am CST

Homeland Security Hauls Man From Movie Theater For Wearing Google Glass

Homeland Security Hauls Man From Movie Theater For Wearing Google Glass

It was bound to happen sooner or later: a man has had his Google Glass headset ripped from his face and been questioned by the...

Jan 22 2014, 12:52pm CST

Rose Gold Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is Verizon Exclusive

Rose Gold Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is Verizon Exclusive

Verizon is the exclusive rose gold Note 3 provider...

Jan 22 2014, 11:27am CST

Are You A Billionaire Looking To Make A Deal? Call this Guy

Are You A Billionaire Looking To Make A Deal? Call this Guy

“You gotta meet Demetri while you’re in town.” The text message had come from an entrepreneur and investor I knew. One of those...

Jan 22 2014, 5:06am CST

Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You

Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You

Ever since Jaws hit theaters, the world has not been a safe place for ocean lovers, or for sharks, either. Western Australia ha...

Jan 22 2014, 4:44am CST

Endpoints Versus The Internet Of Things

Endpoints Versus The Internet Of Things

Last week on Twitter, a few friends of mine, IT industry analysts and journalists, were tossing around the conversational ball....

Jan 22 2014, 4:13am CST

It Had To Happen! Smartphones Shipments Dip In 1Q 2014

Smartphones Shipments Dip In 1Q 2014

That’s right, it had to happen! It was only a matter of time before smartphone growth started to slow. Yes, we’ve seen this bef...

Jan 22 2014, 3:48am CST

Verizon buys Intel TV Unit

Verizon buys Intel TV Unit

Verizon prepares to deliver mobile TV service after buying Intel Media unit LOS ANGELES (AP) — Someday, the full lineup of chan...

Jan 22 2014, 3:36am CST

The 24 Countries Where Microsoft Windows Phone Outsells the Apple iPhone

The 24 Countries Where Microsoft Windows Phone Outsells the Apple iPhone

Statistics may say Windows 8 is a flop but, contrary to popular opinion, Windows Phone is far from down and out in the battle f...

Jan 22 2014, 3:35am CST

Experts say that Target Hackers will be tough to find

Experts say that Target Hackers will be tough to find

Target hackers remain hidden behind shadowy, multi-layered black market, experts say NEW YORK (AP) — It doesn't surprise expert...

Jan 22 2014, 2:51am CST

Verizon 250MB Share Everything Plan makes Smartphones cheaper

Verizon 250MB Share Everything Plan makes Smartphones cheaper

A smartphone can be had for $60 a month with the new data plan...

Jan 21 2014, 12:10pm CST

Windows Phone and Android to meet in Normandy

Windows Phone and Android to meet in Normandy

Some more new leaked images of the alleged Nokia 'Normandy' handset device have been hitting the entire tech. Web as...

Jan 21 2014, 8:52am CST

Samsung SM-W750V rumored Windows Phone 8-based smart phone was spotted online

Samsung SM-W750V rumored Windows Phone 8-based smart phone was spotted online

The famous Korean tech giant and gadget manufacturer, Samsung Inc might be soon joining the arena of Windows Phone 8 powered sm...

Jan 21 2014, 8:52am CST

No Tizen Smart Phones for the US market

No Tizen Smart Phones for the US market

For some months, the Korean tech giant and mobile device manufacturer Samsung Inc has been teasing about offering a brand new a...

Jan 21 2014, 8:51am CST

Over a million iPhone 5S devices shipped to The China Mobile ahead of launch

Over a million iPhone 5S devices shipped to The China Mobile ahead of launch

Over a million iPhone 5S devices have reportedly been shipped to the largest mobile operator in the world, The China Mobile, si...

Jan 21 2014, 6:28am CST

The Panasonic Inc. and Mozilla Inc. team up to bring Firefox OS to smart TVs

The Panasonic Inc. and Mozilla Inc. team up to bring Firefox OS to smart TVs

After following the planned move into the huge smart phone arena, the Mozilla Inc. has teamed up with another tech giant, Panas...

Jan 21 2014, 6:28am CST

Microsoft Inc. about to bring “Cortana” voice-assistant with Windows Phone 8.1 in April

Microsoft Inc. about to bring “Cortana” voice-assistant with Windows Phone 8.1 in April

Some other additional brand new information has reportedly been revealed about the tech giant Microsoft Inc.'s rumored voi...

Jan 21 2014, 5:45am CST

Microsoft paying Samsung, Sony, and others to make Windows Phone devices

Microsoft paying Samsung, Sony, and others to make Windows Phone devices

The famous tech giant Microsoft Inc. seems to be desperate to have more of the OEMs to help its cause in the increasing of its...

Jan 21 2014, 5:45am CST

HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet, Slate7 VoiceTab tablet launched in India

HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet, Slate7 VoiceTab tablet launched in India

After much speculation and anticipation, tech giant HP has finally launched their highly anticipated HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet...

Jan 20 2014, 10:12am CST

First Tizen-based smart Phones coming this March, says Japan's NTT Docomo

First Tizen-based smart Phones coming this March, says Japan's NTT Docomo

A brand new smart phone operating system, which is developed by a global collaboration of famous tech firms to rival Google...

Jan 20 2014, 10:11am CST

Ubuntu Touch enter the mobile operating system fray

Ubuntu Touch enter the mobile operating system fray

Currently, the Linux based OS Ubuntu is the most ever successful Linux distribution and it is also regarded as one of the most...

Jan 20 2014, 10:11am CST

Startup Kateeva Aimes at Killing LCD TV Displays

Startup Kateeva Aimes at Killing LCD TV Displays

There are few problems harder in technology than bringing a new type of display to market. Since the invention of television an...

Jan 20 2014, 9:17am CST

Fireweb, LG's first ever Firefox OS based handset shows up at the CES

Fireweb, LG's first ever Firefox OS based handset shows up at the CES

Korean tech. giant, LG's first-ever Firefox OS based handset has already been making the Latina rounds in the Brazil, wher...

Jan 20 2014, 6:24am CST

HTC One Next-Gen to Come in March

HTC to Launch HTC One Plus in March

HTC is reportedly planning to launch the next generation of its HTC One smartphone with bigger screen and twin-sensor rear came...

Jan 20 2014, 6:01am CST