Tag Archives: tech

VIDEO: Facebook Experiments With Disappearing Posts

11 Sep

The ephemeral messaging apps space dominated by Snapchat keeps growing. Now it seems Facebook is adding to the trend again — in a whole new way. In a question and answer section on Facebook, the company now describes how to set a post you’ve published to expire, a process that allows the message to disappear. [...]

VIDEO: What Is The Fate Of Apple’s IPhone 5C?

7 Sep

With Apple releasing new iPhones next week, the question arises: what will happen to its existing models? Just as a thought exercise, let’s talk this out. Though I personally like the look and feel, and think that it’s well built, the perception is that it’s a ‘lower end’ device that packs older innards. By dedicating [...]

VIDEO: China Telecom Posts IPhone 6 Pre-Order Page, But Don’t Trust Its Pics And Info

5 Sep

China Telecom has a new pre-order page up for the iPhone 6, despite the fact that it’s still not official, and likely won’t be until Apple’s big unveiling event on September 9. The website depicts high quality renders of a new iPhone model as viewed from the side. The images are in line with what [...]

VIDEO: Look Out, Neil Young — Sony’s Got A High-Res Music Player, Too

4 Sep

Neil Young gave the “high resolution” music movement a huge boost this past spring with his PonoPlayer, which blew the doors of Kickstarter to the tune of $6 million. Now Sony, which has a history with high-res music, is getting in on the action. Sony’s high-resolution NWZ-A17 Walkman costs $299, and is like a silver [...]

VIDEO: Google Teases India Event, Possible Android One Reveal

2 Sep

Google has announced a Sept. 15 event in India during which they’re expected to reveal their Android One phones.

VIDEO: Apple Publishes The Top 10 Reasons They Reject Apps

2 Sep

Whether you’ve ever built an iOS app or not, you’ve probably heard tales of how frustrating it can be to get Apple’s stamp of approval. But why does Apple reject apps? What are the big mistakes that most developers make? In the first release of what looks to be something Apple intends to update regularly, [...]

VIDEO: Android Security Flaw Leaves Gmail Vulnerable To Hackers

23 Aug

A security flaw in Android — and potentially all — mobile devices allows malicious apps to exploit a phone’s shared memory and seize sensitive data.

VIDEO: FTC Targets Amazon For Lax In-App Purchase Rules

11 Jul

The Federal Trade Commission has sued Amazon, claiming they unfairly charged parents for in-app purchases made by their children without permission.

VIDEO: Apple Loses China Patent Case, Separate Suit Against Apple Continues

9 Jul

A Beijing court has ruled against Apple Incorporated, by upholding the validity of a patent held by a Chinese company. The ruling clears the way for the Chinese company to continue its own case against Apple for infringing intellectual property rights. Apple had taken Shanghai-based Zhizhen Internet Technology and China’s State Intellectual Property Office to [...]

VIDEO: Stock Split Makes Apple Shares Actually Affordable Again

7 Jun

The Cupertino company is splitting its stock 7-to-1, driving the share price down from around $650 to just under $100.