The Nexus 9 tablet, made by HTC, has been announced and will become available for pre-order starting on October 17th at $399 for the 16GB model and $479 for the 32GB model. If you are looking to get an LTE connected Nexus 9, you'll add a few hundred dollars...
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...
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...
According to new market research, smartwatches are expected to grow, with 45 million sold by 2017 exponentially. Leading the pack is Samsung’s Galaxy Gear watch with 54% of the so-called “smartwatch” market share. Sony made up 19%, and the Pebble was at 16% of total smartwatch market share in...
A new cell phone charger has been created by StoreDot, which can fully charge your cell phone battery in just 30 seconds.  The new technology uses nanotechnology and was unveiled at a Microsoft developer conference in Tel Aviv. The current charger is about the same as a laptop charger according to...
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...
New phones with dual-core processors are going to be hitting the market in greater numbers this summer. Motorola was the first manufacturer to release one, the Atrix, which was made available on AT&T’s network earlier this year. One of the big names to keep an eye on this summer will...
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)...
According to the results of a recent survey, 34% of iPhone users think their phone is 4G capable. It isn't, however. Not on Verizon or AT&T's networks. It could be that the rumors before the iPhone 4 were released--that it would be 4G capable--are still persistent, even more than a...
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...