Tag Archives: Computing

VIDEO: Sales Of BlackBerry’s Savior, The Keyboard-equipped Q10, Have Been ‘dismal’

29 Aug

VIDEO: Sales Of BlackBerry’s Savior, The Keyboard-equipped Q10, Have Been ‘dismal’

When BlackBerry announced that its first BlackBerry 10 smartphone would be a high-end full touch device, industry watchers cried that the company?s savior would be the keyboard-equipped BlackBerry Q10 and it should have debuted first. The Wall Street Journal reports, however, launching the Q10 first might not have made any difference. The paper spoke with […]

VIDEO: Cowboys star watches son’s birth on iPhone

10 Aug

VIDEO: Cowboys star watches son’s birth on iPhone

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr couldn’t get to the hospital in time to see his son’s birth. He dide have an iPhone, however. And, well, someone had one in the delivery room. So FaceTime revealed birth time. “Sometimes you can’t control what’s going to happen,” Carr explained. “You’ve just got to go with the flow. […]

VIDEO: iOS 7 beta 5 now available for iPhone, iPod touch and iPads

6 Aug

VIDEO: iOS 7 beta 5 now available for iPhone, iPod touch and iPads

Apple has released iOS 7 beta 5 for the iPhone, iPad, iPad mini and iPod touch. Details about the new software are a little light, but Apple still has a lot of work left to do before the iOS 7 Gold Master build is released to developers in early September.

VIDEO: Lawsuit alleges Apple shortchanges store workers

31 Jul

VIDEO: Lawsuit alleges Apple shortchanges store workers

Apple is facing accusations of shortchanging thousands of employees who haven’t been getting paid while being forced to wait in line to show they aren’t trying to steal an iPhone, iPad or other merchandise from the company’s bustling stores.

VIDEO: Apple’s product revamp to come before October, CFO suggests

24 Jul

VIDEO: Apple’s product revamp to come before October, CFO suggests

During a conference call with analysts to discuss its better than expected third quarter results, Apple’s chief financial officer Peter Oppenheimer sidestepped questions about when — exactly –the company would be unveiling new products, though hinted they’d come before September’s up. Apple will have a “very busy fall,” Oppenheimer said, adding that he’d “like to […]

VIDEO: Smartphone News Byte: Apple to Investigate Death of IPhone 5 User

15 Jul

VIDEO: Smartphone News Byte: Apple to Investigate Death of IPhone 5 User

A Chinese woman has reportedly died after answering a call when her iPhone 5 was still charging. Apple has confirmed that it will investigate the cause of the woman’s death.

VIDEO: Samsung Galaxy News Byte: IPhone 5 Trumped Galaxy S4 on User Complaints at Launch

6 Jul

VIDEO: Samsung Galaxy News Byte: IPhone 5 Trumped Galaxy S4 on User Complaints at Launch

According to a study, the iPhone 5 received nearly twice the rate of negative comments at launch compared with the Galaxy S4, but Apple clearly wins in perhaps the most important metric of all – The iPhone 5 received more than 10 times the amount of launch day chatter overall than the Galaxy S4

VIDEO: Tech Companies News Byte: Microsoft Rolls Out First Windows 8.1 Bug Fixes

3 Jul

VIDEO: Tech Companies News Byte: Microsoft Rolls Out First Windows 8.1 Bug Fixes

The Windows 8.1 Preview has received its first set of bug fixes less than a week after its debut. The six updates address several issues, two of which are rated important and four rated as recommended items. One of the important updates is simply a virus definition update for Windows Defender, the default security program […]

VIDEO: Apple News Byte: Apple Envisions an ITunes Radio With More Advanced Features

27 Jun

VIDEO: Apple News Byte: Apple Envisions an ITunes Radio With More Advanced Features

Apple envisions an iTunes Radio with more advanced features. Signed Apple 1, other relics in Christie’s auction. Huawei CEO: Apple is ‘slipping,’ Galaxy S4 is a ‘so-so’ phone

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: New Samsung Tablets Mimic Galaxy Phones

24 Jun

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: New Samsung Tablets Mimic Galaxy Phones

New Samsung tablets mimic Galaxy phones. Amazon’s Lovefilm inks deal to stream Star Trek, Dexter. Instagram, Give Me A Photos-Only Stream Or Give Me Death