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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Batavia, IL- Physicists have discovered a new particle at Fermilab, the U.S. Department of Energy’s particle accelerator outside Chicago. No, it’s not the Higgs Boson, nor is it the graviton. It’s a baryon, which is made up of three quarks (typical examples of baryons are the proton and neutron). This...
Seoul, South Korea - Attorney Kim Hyeong-seok filed a lawsuit on behalf of over 27,000 iPhone users in South Korea claiming the iPhone and Apple have violated their privacy. In what became a PR battle for Apple, users claimed in their suit that Apple wrongly recorded and stored user location and...
As previously reported by TFNJ, Verizon is ditching its unlimited plan.  Verizon customers who don’t sign up for one by Friday will be out of luck of being grandfathered in.  In a move sure to upset Verizon customers, once a customer’s contract is up, they will be forced to...
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...