Tag Archives: TC

VIDEO: Gillmor Gang: Christmas in July

27 Jul

VIDEO: Gillmor Gang: Christmas in July

The Gillmor Gang ? Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor ? celebrate Google’s gift to StreamTV. ChromeCast is cheap, small, simple, and extensible, just in time to kickoff the run up to Apple’s big move to the Big Screen. It’s a win-win for everybody involved, except maybe Microsoft and its XBox offering.

VIDEO: Google Axes Shopper Price Comparison Apps For iOS And Android To Focus On Google Shopping

26 Jul

VIDEO: Google Axes Shopper Price Comparison Apps For iOS And Android To Focus On Google Shopping

Google is starting to cut back on some of its less successful mobile apps. Google+ Local app has disappeared from the App Store a few weeks ahead of its planned shutdown and now, Google has also announced that it is going to shut down the standalone Google Shopper app for iOS and Android on August […]

VIDEO: Microsoft Still Hopes You’ll Buy A Surface RT, Launches New “Surface Vs. iPad” Ad

19 Jul

VIDEO: Microsoft Still Hopes You’ll Buy A Surface RT, Launches New “Surface Vs. iPad” Ad

Microsoft has released a new “Surface RT vs. iPad” ad. In this new installment, Microsoft notes that the iPad doesn?t have all of the accessories and bells and whistles that the Surface RT offers.

VIDEO: Microsoft Releases A Hobbled Outlook iOS App

16 Jul

VIDEO: Microsoft Releases A Hobbled Outlook iOS App

Outlook is now available for the iPhone and iPad but don’t expect full Outlook functionality. This isn’t a MS Office Outlook app; this is Microsoft’s stripped down mail, calendar and contact app found in Windows 8. It’s free to download to iOS devices right now.

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: Vine Is Coming To Windows Phone 8 As Nokia Looks To Attract More Big-Name Apps

12 Jul

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: Vine Is Coming To Windows Phone 8 As Nokia Looks To Attract More Big-Name Apps

Perhaps the most understated-announcement at Nokia’s Lumia 1020 release event today was the promise of Vine for Windows Phone 8 within the year. Nokia CEO Stephen Elop announced onstage that apps from CNN,Yelp, Foursquare, and more would all become available in the near future

VIDEO: IPhone News Byte: Low-Cost IPhone’s Plastic Case Shows Up In Alleged Video And Photo Leak

6 Jul

VIDEO: IPhone News Byte: Low-Cost IPhone’s Plastic Case Shows Up In Alleged Video And Photo Leak

Apple is said to be preparing a lower cost iPhone for later this year, with a plastic shell instead of its typical recipe of metal and glass to lower component costs, and now a site called Techdy that creates Android knock-off handsets of higher-end devices is claiming to have obtained the new phone’s plastic casing […]

VIDEO: Tech Companies News Byte: Apple Seeks Patent For Waze-Style Crowdsourced Navigation That Could Boost IOS Maps

4 Jul

VIDEO: Tech Companies News Byte: Apple Seeks Patent For Waze-Style Crowdsourced Navigation That Could Boost IOS Maps

The US Patent Office has just published a new patent application by Apple that integrates crowdsourced traffic data for real-time information about road conditions, similar to what Waze does. Waze, which was just acquired by Google, seeks user input on changing road conditions, and rewards users for making accurate reports. Apple’s patent also offers route […]

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: IOS Winning More Mobile Ad Share In 2013

3 Jul

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: IOS Winning More Mobile Ad Share In 2013

Apple’s iOS mobile operating system is winning even more ground in mobile advertising market share, according to mobile ad firm Velti. The firm saw Apple’s share grow from 59 percent overall to 64 percent between May 2012 and May 2013, with the iPhone 5 grabbing a lot of those new impressions.

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: Fly Or Die: Form 1 3D Printer

2 Jul

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: Fly Or Die: Form 1 3D Printer

Fly Or Die: Form 1 3D Printer. Xbox executive to leave Microsoft for Zynga, report says. Apple?s Not Nokia: Revenue Will Grow & Stock is Cheap

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: Mark Zuckerberg ‘Likes’ SF LGBT Pride As Tech Companies Publicly Celebrate Equal Rights

1 Jul

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: Mark Zuckerberg ‘Likes’ SF LGBT Pride As Tech Companies Publicly Celebrate Equal Rights

Mark Zuckerberg ‘Likes’ SF LGBT Pride As Tech Companies Publicly Celebrate Equal Rights . Why Is Apple Still Wrangling Over E-Books?. Despite Windows 8.1, PC market prospects aren’t pretty