Christian Karl Borela

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Bitcoin goes boom (again): currency cracks $200, gets Coinbase support on Reddit

Bitcoin, the virtual currency beloved by dreamers, speculators and criminals, is on a new upswing as the popular Mt. Gox exchange showed it trading …

Fitbit launches new Force fitness tracking watch with iPhone call notifications for $129.95

Fitbit has premiered the new Force fitness tracking watch as its new flagship product. The biggest differentiator for the Force is the new OLED display, wrapped in Fitbit’s signature water-resistant rubberized bracelet design. Instead of simply depicting steps taken as dots, the new Force can bring …

This is why there aren't more Samsung Galaxy Gear apps

SAN FRANCISCO -- Wonder why the Samsung Galaxy Gear has so few apps? The answer is simple -- the Gear app store is still invite-only for developers.<p>Geardebuted last month with about 70 apps.Since that time, one of the biggest criticisms of the smartwatch is that there aren't a lot more apps …

Dwyane Wade's Ultimate Training Camp Checklist for 2013-14 Season

Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade is entering arguably the most important season of his life. This is a year that could certainly define what the rest of Wade's career is going to look like.<p>Coming off a 2012-13 campaign during which he battled persistent knee injuries for the second straight season, Wade …

Apple iPhone 5s and 5c now at Virgin Mobile for $100 below retail

You knew this day would come, Virgin Mobile fans, and now the highly sought after iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c are available for purchase at Virgin Mobile. Better yet, you're in for a rather nice discount, as Sprint's prepaid subsidiary is selling each of the phones outright for $100 less than you'd …

Image of Logitech iPhone Game Controller Leaked

An image of what might be Logitech's upcoming MFi (Made for iPhone) controller for the iPhone has been leaked on Twitter by @evleaks, who has been known to provide reliable images in the past.<p>The enclosure controller wraps around the iPhone, adding buttons and controls on either side of the phone …

BlackBerry Gains NATO Security Approval

In a departure from a slew of negative developments, Canadian smartphone struggler BlackBerry got a dose of good news after its BlackBerry 10 platform gained NATO security clearance.<p>That means its newest devices can be used by NATO agencies and staff — up to “restricted” level — across 28 …

BlackBerry Z30 'has missed the touchscreen boat'

BlackBerry's belated attempt to join the touchscreen party is too little too late, according to Matt Warman.<p>The <b>BlackBerry</b> Z30 smartphone has a 5-inch Super Amoled display and runs on a 1.7 GHz processor with quad-core graphics that makes browsing web pages faster and games more detailed, according …

Where is wearable tech headed?

Imagine a small adhesive strip that can collect intimate biological data and tell your smartphone that you need to apply sunscreen or hydrate. How …