Zachary Meyer

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North Korea Denies Involvement in Sony Pictures Hack

North Korea also applauds the "fatal" hack, calling it "a righteous deed of the supporters and sympathizers"<p>North Korea has denied involvement in the …

Foxconn is building a $2.6B display factory just for Apple [maybe – updated]

<i>Update: Bloomberg has now removed Apple from the headline and has updated the piece to hint that Apple is the client without actually saying so.</i><p>Foxconn’s Taiwanese display subsidiary Innolux is investing $2.6B over the next two years in a new factory whose production will be exclusive to a single …

Plane Slams Into Airport Building in Wichita, Kansas; Four Dead

A small airplane plowed into the top of a flight safety center at an airport in Kansas after losing engine power on takeoff Thursday, killing at least four people, including the pilot, and injuring five others. Officials said they believe everyone in the building has been accounted for.<p>The …

Airplanes

McLaren Offers a Watered-Down Supercar for Buyers in Asia

The 650S, McLaren’s $265,000 entry-level supercar, is a triumph. Its 3.8-liter twin-turbo V8 engine propels it from a standstill to 60 mph in 2.9 …

Devs Get OS X Yosemite Golden Master Candidate From Apple (Updated)

Apple has released a golden master candidate version of OS X Yosemite to developers. The release come just a bit over two weeks after the release of …

Verizon Reverses Course on Plan to Throttle Unlimited LTE Customers

Verizon today released a statement letting customers know that it no longer plans to throttle users who still have a grandfathered unlimited data plan that allows for unlimited LTE data usage.<p>Verizon is committed to providing its customers with an unparalleled mobile network experience. At a time …

Mophie Juice Pack case gives your Galaxy S5 an extra 3000mAh of battery life

Part of the magic of Samsung phones, or really any phone with a removable battery, is that if you need a larger capacity than you get out of the box — there’s usually plenty of third party options. You can also simply carry a backup battery for those emergency situations.<p>Still, if you’re in the …

Phones

Best Free Apps of the Day on Oct 1. Fragment, Nitroman, Ships N Battles, & More

Add unique geometric, prismatic objects to your photos for an extra edge with the Fragment photo app. Nitroman is a Bomberman-like game with …

Crazy Taxi: City Rush's latest update adds ... Hulk Hogan?

<i>Crazy Taxi: City Rush</i>, the first free-to-play game in the series, is adding an unexpected driver to its ranks: professional wrestler Hulk Hogan.<p>As part of the "Hulk Takeover," players can hire "the immortal Hulk Hogan" to drive around town. The update includes a month of Hulk-related challenges and …

Apple Store app gets iPhone 6 optimizations in latest update

This likely won't be the last Apple Store app update this month. When Apple Pay launches later this month, the Apple Store will also support Apple's …

Apple Pay might launch on October 20th with iOS 8.1

Apple’s first major iOS 8 seeded to developers this week contained clues that Apple Pay is nearly ready for launch, and according to a report from Bank Innovation, we won’t have to wait much longer to replace our wallets with the new mobile payments solution.<p>The finishing touches are still being …

Incubated: How StartX Helps Stanford-Affiliated Founders Get Their Companies Off The Ground

Over the past few years, StartX has emerged to help founders from Stanford build their companies. The accelerator seeks to take advantage of all the resources at the university, as well as the wide range of tech companies nearby, to improve the ecosystem of Stanford-affiliated startups.<p>StartX …

US orders airlines to replace cockpit computer screens that could break from Wi-Fi

The Federal Aviation Administration has ordered airlines to replace cockpit displays in over 1,300 Boeing aircraft that may go blank when interfered with by Wi-Fi signals. The screens at issue are used to display airspeed, altitude, and other navigation information to pilots, which the …