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Is the iPhone 6′s display really unbreakable? These videos hold the answer

Is the iPhone 6′s display really unbreakable? These videos hold the answer

Two new extreme torture tests of the iPhone 6’s alleged front panel made of sapphire glass were recorded on video by Marques B...

Jul 28 2014, 8:31am CDT

PS4′s lead architect discusses the death of console gaming

Sony PS4 lead Architect talks about the Death of Console Gaming

Five years ago, video game fans and analysts alike would have told you the next console generation would be the last. Many sus...

Jul 14 2014, 12:16pm CDT

Is a larger screen really the most sought-after iPhone 6 feature? Survey says no

Nobody cares about Larger iPhone 6 Screen according to Survey

Apple has known for years that consumers want an iPhone with a larger display, as was revealed recently when an internal Apple...

Jul 14 2014, 12:15pm CDT

Kim Kardashian shocks the app market

Kim Kardashian Surges in the Mobile App Market

There are few things as despised as celebrity apps. Vanity apps are largely viewed as shameful sidekicks of the app market – e...

Jul 11 2014, 1:17pm CDT

iWatch Delayed says Analyst Report

iWatch Delayed says Analyst Report

Expected to launch this fall, Apple’s iWatch smartwatch may be delayed, a new note obtained by MacRumors from KGI Securities a...

Jul 11 2014, 7:03am CDT

Lenovo's Motorola finds Low-end Success

Lenovo's Motorola finds Low-end Success

It’s been a dim couple of years for Motorola, a company that has had badly misfiring high-end smartphone strategy. Just t...

Jul 11 2014, 5:11am CDT

T-Mobile give You $100 to buy a New iPhone and iPad

T-Mobile give You $100 to buy a New iPhone and iPad

T-Mobile and its chief executive John Legere have given numerous indications that the carrier’s sales of Apple devices are muc...

Jul 11 2014, 1:17am CDT

Secret iPhone 6 feature uncovered?

A Secret iPhone 6 Feature?

Apple’s iPhone 6 smartphone is not exactly the best-kept secret in the tech world, with more and more leaks revealing new deta...

Jul 10 2014, 8:37am CDT

Wiping Android Phones doesn’t Delete Personal Data - This is How to Do It

Wiping Android Phones doesn’t Delete Personal Data - This is How to Do It

Have you sold your used Android phones in the past when upgrading to a new smartphone? Were you safe, making sure to reset the...

Jul 9 2014, 8:58am CDT

Glass iPhone, iPad and Macs coming

Glass iPhone, iPad and Macs coming

Apple is no stranger to building devices mostly out of glass, but the company is apparently interested in the possibility of u...

Jul 9 2014, 7:38am CDT

Microsoft gives You $75 to Upgrade to Xbox One

Microsoft gives You $75 to Upgrade to Xbox One

After launching a cheaper Kinect-less Xbox One version that put it on par with Sony’s PS4 when it comes to price, Microsoft is...

Jul 9 2014, 1:49am CDT

Buy a refurbished iPhone 5 at Apple’s hidden eBay Factory Outlet

Buy a refurbished iPhone 5 at Apple’s hidden eBay Factory Outlet

If you’ve been waiting for the right time to buy an unlocked iPhone 5, here’s your chance. AppleInsider discovered the iP...

Jul 9 2014, 1:07am CDT

Dear Microsoft: I am begging you to make sure Windows 9 doesn’t suck

Dear Microsoft, I am begging you to make sure Windows 9 doesn’t Suck

My old HP laptop has finally bitten the dust and a techie friend is offering to help me build my own PC this summer to replace...

Jul 9 2014, 1:04am CDT

Samsung Gear VR Headset Leaked

Samsung Gear VR Headset Leaked

The VR market has been heating up recently as Sony’s Project Morpheus and the Oculus Rift, now owned by Facebook, duke it out&...

Jul 9 2014, 12:59am CDT

New leaked iPhone 6 Parts Reaffirms huge Redesign

New leaked iPhone 6 Parts Reaffirms huge Redesign

It’s not exactly a mystery at this point: Apple’s next-generation iPhone 6 and “iPhone Air” phablet will feature a huge redesi...

Jul 8 2014, 1:33pm CDT

Now you have another reason to avoid Samsung smartwatches

Now you have another reason to avoid Samsung smartwatches

Android Wear has the mobile development community very excited, but the hardware might not be ready for primetime quite yet. R...

Jul 8 2014, 1:20pm CDT

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display Stress Tested on Video

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display Stress Tested on Video

Following the many leaks that showed 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 dummy units fished out of China – revealing many sign...

Jul 8 2014, 9:29am CDT

Tango PC is a Desktop Computer that fits in your Pocket

Tango PC is a Desktop Computer that fits in your Pocket

After raising over $300,000 during a hugely successful crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo earlier this year, the team beh...

Jul 8 2014, 4:21am CDT

How Apple plans to make sure your iPhone never goes off in a movie theater again

How Apple plans to make sure your iPhone never goes off in a movie theater again

A couple years ago during a performance at the New York Philharmonic, an iPhone alarm interrupted a performance of Mahler’s 9t...

Jul 4 2014, 2:25am CDT

The iWatch Killer App

The iWatch Killer App

As speculation surrounding what Apple is going to do in wearable technology with its so-called iWatch grows, excitem...

Jul 3 2014, 6:30am CDT

Microsoft’s iWatch competitor rumored to launch in October

Microsoft’s iWatch rumored to launch in October

In recent years, Microsoft has consistently been late to the game when it comes to mobile devices. It’s reentry in the smartph...

Jul 2 2014, 12:48am CDT

Creepy Facebook Psychology Experiment is even worse than Thought

Creepy Facebook Psychology Experiment is even worse than Thought

Facebook has a ready-made excuse for people who are upset that it conducted a massive psychological experiment on some 600,000...

Jul 1 2014, 7:57am CDT

New app shows us how incredible Google’s ‘Project Tango’ devices will be

App Reveal Google Project Tango Awesomeness

Google recently showed off new prototype tablet and smartphone hardware that was part of an intriguing endeavor dubbed “Projec...

Jun 30 2014, 3:34pm CDT

Big Galaxy Note 4 Feature may have just been Confirmed

Big Galaxy Note 4 Feature may have just been Confirmed

Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 4 is still several months away from launching, but it’s already easily one of the most hotly ant...

Jun 27 2014, 4:13am CDT

The Stupidest Apple Prediction of the Year so Far

The Stupidest Apple Prediction of the Year so Far

We’ll be honest: When it comes to stupid Apple predictions, we didn’t think anything could beat Global Equities Research a...

Jun 27 2014, 4:12am CDT

The Hottest 36 Xbox One Coming Holidays 2014

The Hottest 36 Xbox One Coming Holidays 2014

Xbox One owners have a lot left to look forward to in 2014. As was showcased at Microsoft’s press conference during E3, th...

Jun 27 2014, 3:58am CDT

Mac vs. PC: This are the Real Differences

Mac vs. PC: This are the Real Differences

The burning rivalry between Mac and PC is one of the most storied rivalries in the history of technology – ruining friends...

Jun 27 2014, 1:50am CDT

How Google trolled everyone with Android L and the Nexus 9

How Google trolled Everyone with Android L and the Nexus 9

Google had some very exciting announcements in store yesterday concerning its operating systems and web services, but the comp...

Jun 27 2014, 1:46am CDT

Android L wil hit Moto X and Moto G

Android L wil hit Moto X and Moto G

Google did not spill any important details about Android L during its I/O keynote on Wednesday, so it’s not clear what the nam...

Jun 27 2014, 1:45am CDT

Apple to Update iPod touch

Apple to Update iPod touch

We’re now just about halfway through 2014 and Apple has yet to launch any new products. The company has refreshed or even ...

Jun 26 2014, 9:40am CDT

Actual iPhone 6 Housing Revealed on Video

Actual iPhone 6 Housing Revealed on Video

With Apple’s next-generation iPhone 6 handsets reportedly almost ready to enter mass production, we can expect leaks to kick i...

Jun 26 2014, 9:17am CDT

Luuuk Trojan stole over $680,000 in just a Week, then disappeared

Luuuk Trojan stole over $680,000 in just a Week, then disappeared

Luuuk is the name of a mysterious Trojan that was discovered in early 2014 after having allowed its creators to steal more tha...

Jun 26 2014, 1:20am CDT

5.5-inch iPhone 6 compared to iPhone 5s and Android phablets in new HD Video

5.5-inch iPhone 6 compared to iPhone 5s and Android phablets in new HD Video

We have seen several videos of mockups said to accurately represent Apple’s 5.5-inch iPhone 6 model, but we’ve never seen one...

Jun 25 2014, 1:13pm CDT

Android L unveiled

Android L unveiled

Google’s biggest event of the year is now officially underway. Google brings thousands of developers together each year for it...

Jun 25 2014, 1:02pm CDT

Android Wear Unveiled

Android Wear Unveiled

Google’s keynote presentation continues with an extensive introduction to Android Wear, the mobile platform that will power al...

Jun 25 2014, 1:01pm CDT

Google I/O: Google to Attack the Living Room with Games

Google I/O: Google to Attack the Living Room with Games

Google desperately wants to be invited into your living room, as the company had so far various hits and misses in its relentl...

Jun 25 2014, 7:30am CDT

Nest will Indeed Start sharing Data with Google

Nest will Indeed Start sharing Data with Google

Nest co-founder Matt Rogers on Monday announced on its blog the Nest Developer Program, an awesome initiative that will allow...

Jun 25 2014, 6:12am CDT

New Google Glass Surveillance Trick Steals iPad Passwords

New Google Glass Surveillance Trick Steals iPad Passwords

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Lowell have discovered a way to steal iPad passwords with help of camera-equipp...

Jun 25 2014, 5:40am CDT

Sony Execs were Dancing in the Aisles watching Microsoft’s Xbox One E3 Blunders

Sony Execs were Dancing in the Aisles watching Microsoft’s Xbox One E3 Blunders

It’s been said before but it bears repeating: Microsoft inexplicably shot itself in the foot in creative and amazing ways when...

Jun 25 2014, 5:36am CDT

80% of Flappy Bird clones on Android and iOS contain malware

80% of Flappy Bird Clones on Android and iOS contain Malware

As if the Flappy Bird phenomenon wasn’t infectious enough to begin with, the torrent of clones that followed the app’s release...

Jun 25 2014, 5:33am CDT