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Windows Phone 10 technical preview: Hands-on with Windows Phone of the future - Pocket-lint

Windows Phone 10 isn't actually called Windows Phone 10, but as is often the way, when a large corporation like Microsoft changes a naming convention …

Windows Phone

Microsoft, tired of bashing Apple, now says it's reinvented the laptop

Technically Incorrect: Is the Surface a tablet or a laptop or both? Microsoft finally decides in a new ad. Well, perhaps.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>There comes a time in life when you finally decide who you really are.<p>For Microsoft's …

MacBook Air

Google buys an app that helps you privately share photos

Remember those murmurs that Google would detach its photo service from its social networking? It just took steps that could make this split a practical reality. The search firm has snapped up the creators of Odysee, a mobile app that can automatically share photos in private as well as send your …

Networking

Will There Really Be An Uber For Everything?

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Brian Ascher joined Venrock in 1998 as a Kauffman Fellow and is currently a Partner based in Venrock’s Palo Alto office.</i><p>Though people have turned on them lately, I love using Uber.<p>From the very first time (September 28, 2010 to be exact) I saw the little town car icon crawling across …

Can Siri, Cortana, or Google Now draw you to a platform?

Once a few years ago, my wife and I were sitting on the couch, and a commercial came on. In it were a few scenarios where a user would activate Siri …

Qualcomm: Always one step ahead

Looking beyond the big OEMs, there is one company that has rode the wave of smartphone success like no other. The multinational telecommunications and semiconductor giant Qualcomm has made its fortune on wireless wizardry. Its market cap currently sits at more than $123 billion, which is $4 billion …

Internet of Things

MyRAs: No need to be hater over savings plan

The world is filled with so much undeserved hate. Cold weather? It will just make you love spring all the more. Cats? How can you not love a little kitten? Justin Bieber? OK, you have a point.<p>President Obama's proposed MyRA plan, however, has come in for a heap of hating. Is it the answer to the …

Why A 6-Figure Salary Won't Keep You From Going Bankrupt

Morgan Housel, a senior analyst at financial services company The Motley Fool, made just this point in a recent newsletter on the basic tenets of successful investing. One of his golden rules: <b>Most financial problems are caused by debt.</b><p>If you don't spend your earnings carefully, even a six-figure …

19 billionaires who grew up poor

<b>• Billionaires don't always come from moneyed backgrounds.</b><p><b>• In fact, many famous billionaires actually grew up poor.</b><p><b>• From George Soros to Larry Ellison to Oprah Winfrey, here's a look at how some of the wealthiest people on the planet came up from nothing.</b><p>Billionaires aren't all born with silver …

Computer Science

Free online Android programming course starting next month

An online university will start a free online Android programming course next month, offering interested applicants the first notions needed to create apps for smartphones and tablets running Google’s mobile operating system.<p>Spotted by a <i>reddit</i> user, the eight-week long course offered by the …

Android News

Self-employed face a retirement crisis

The self-employed aren't saving enough for retirement — or at all.<p>Many of us have dreams of leaving the 9-to-5 grind and working for ourselves. And since the 2008 financial crisis, many have done it — even if some didn't really have a choice.<p>But many of these budding entrepreneurs, and even the …

What Can We Learn From the Founder of Chuck E. Cheese?

Think back to your childhood birthday parties at Chuck E. Cheese. Reminisce about the waitress telling you, “Be careful, your pizza is really hot,” …

Tim Cook

Mastering Change: What You Can Learn From KFC and Instagram

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Agility is the secret of turning your efforts into assets.<p>When I started speaking in front of large groups, a friend suggested I do some yoga to relax and center myself. One of the aspects of yoga that I appreciate most is the way …

The Precise Art Of Mobile Push Notifications

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Semil Shah works on product for Swell, is a</i> TechCrunch <i>columnist, and an investor – as a disclaimer for this post, he is an advisor to one of the companies mentioned here, Refresh. He blogs at Haywire, and you can follow him on Twitter at @semil.</i><p>I may sound like a broken record when I …