It looks like the iPhone 5 will be presented in September and released worldwide in October. According to iPhoneItalia, a senior executive at Swisscom (a major Swiss wireless carrier) is "100% sure" about that information, as apparently, Apple has already contacted major mobile carriers to discuss methods of distribution for...
The 45,000 Verizon Wireline workers that went on strike on August 6 have decided to return to work on Monday, without a new contract and no guarantee of any benefits. Feeling the pressure from half of all its Wireline workers out on strike, Verizon decided to extend the current contract...
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...
June 8th, 2011 - According to a study by Northwestern University, minority kids spend 25% more time a day using electronics — everything from TV’s, mobile phones, computers, video games and other media — than their white peers.  The results are being given to experts in Washington D.C. who work in both...
Mountain View, CA Google has struck a deal with the FCC and usage agreements with other wireless carriers to begin offering Google Wireless as another option in mobile phone service in addition to the big four, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile. Instead of building its own network of towers, Google has...
The regional court of Munich ruled that Motorola infringes on a touchscreen-related patent in its recent ruling in which is sided with Apple and granted a preliminary sales ban on all Motorola phones and Tablets in Germany. Apple has sued Motorola Mobility (based in Houston, Texas and owned by Google)...
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...
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...
The FBI will launch an investigation into the hacking of hundreds of Gmail accounts in China, among which were the accounts of some U.S. officials, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Thursday, according to a report. Google officials said Wednesday they were able to stop the hack, which was...
Orlando, FL In a recent research study by the University of Central Florida, UCF, and the Air Force Reseach Laboratory, it was found that Google Glass users are just as likely to have an accident as drivers using their smartphones. In the test, which was conducted by Ben Sawyer at UCF,...