Apple is due to release two versions of its popular iPhone in September.  The two models will be a mid-range version and a premium version. To capture more of the fast-growing prepaid and mid-range smartphone market, the mid-range version will be the iPhone 4 with improved features and the premium...
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...
Apple has unveiled its new mobile entertainment system for your car, the CarPlay, which replaces a working name sometimes referred to as iOS in the Car. This week at the Geneva Auto Show, Apple showcased to the public CarPlay, which is a simplified iOS environment eliminating a keyboard and advanced...
Having gathered immense attention, the loosely bound group LulzSec announced they were disbanding.  LulzSec has been responsible for recent cyber-attacks on significant government, corporate and law enforcement sites around the world.  A security consultant stated that the group likely concluded that the more they keep up their activities, the...
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...
Orlando, FL With the release of the next Nexus tablet by HTC and Google, it has been rumored that there will also be a keyboard case to go with it. There have been reports from Android Police that there is an official keyboard case in production. On August 30th @upleaks tweeted that the HTC tablet...
Apple's popular iMessage and FaceTime services were interrupted for several hours on Tuesday which affected numerous users in the U.S., forcing iPhone users to send text messages via the old 160 character standards and unable to make video calls. The outage occurred between 3:11 p.m. ET to 8:20 p.m. Eastern...
Apple's upcoming iCloud service is looking to push users into the cloud -- or at least their iTunes music collection anyway -- and it will be doing it for free. Well, at no charge to consumers to start. But, later on, Apple is planning to charge iCloud users a fee of...
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...
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...