Amazon introduced the Fire TV Stick today, which will be a competitor to Google's Chromecast, and will be available on November 19th. It will be available for $39 for standard users and $19 for Prime members until Wednesday, October 29th. The Fire TV Stick comes with better internals, granted that...
Mountain View, CA Google has reported that for 2015, its self-driving car will now sport new headlights (new because older prototypes had none), improving braking and steering controls and that manual controls will remain in the car for a while longer as the Mountain View, the CA-based company continues testing. But...
Apple announced there had been 15 billion app downloads since its launch in July of 2008. There are over 425,000 apps in the store, of which 100,000 have been explicitly designed for the iPad tablet. From January 2011 to July 2011 alone, 5 billion apps that have already downloaded, and the rate...
Orlando, FL With a large 5.7-inch display, the LG G Vista places itself into the phablet category. The G Vista comes with a lower price tag than other flagship phones of $49.99 with a two-year AT&T contract or $354.99 without a contract from AT&T. While other flagship devices are three...
The U.S. Navy Is set to test fire its electromagnetic new rail gun, which fires projectiles at 7 times the speed of sound 110 miles away.  The massive increase in speed allows the Navy to fire relatively cheap $25,000 projectiles instead of currently used $600,000 missiles to take out...
Orlando, FL Samsung has announced the Galaxy Note 4 today and it is bringing some excellent new features. The Note 4 will be available in pink, gold, black white and feature 4 different types of cases including the S view Cover, Flip Wallet, S View Wallet, and an LED cover. The...
CurrentC, built by MCX (Merchant Customer Exchange), has joined the competition with mobile payments alongside Apple Pay and Google Wallet. Instead of using the NFC technology that Wallet and Pay use, CurrentC uses QR codes to verify payments. While Apple Pay and Google Wallet use credit and debit cards, CurrentC bypasses...
Orlando, FL According to a report by the Market Research firm in April 2014, 39.3% of businesses in the U.S. with at least 20 employees have access to faster network connections through fiber-optic hardware compared to 36.1% in 2012. The remaining 60.7% of buildings are listed as the "Fiber Gap"...
Mountain View, CA Google's new driverless car was put on display and gave demonstrations rides to some lucky people recently. The car was intentionally designed to look cute so people would like it and not reject the new technology out of hand.  In a recent poll, 70% said they would ride...
San Francisco, CA Google’s Android OS has reached 84.7% of global market share compared to Apple’s iPhone with just 11.7% of the same market. Leading the Android global growth is the $200 price ranged phones. Apple, however still retains the top spot for premium smartphones compared to Samsung’s Galaxy in...