Reinventing the wheel It’s becoming clear: electric cars are the future. Between electric mainstays like Tesla and legacy car manufacturers like Ford and Chevrolet, the auto industry is racing towards
While record labels were busy filing lawsuits against Napster, Apple had launched its iTunes music store, where listeners could buy and download music legally from the convenience of their own home. There
With over 1.4 million apps available on Google Play and over 1.2 million on the App Store, the idea that smartphone users are spoilt for choice is an understatement. And it’s not just free apps that are
Microsoft launched Windows 8.1 last month, featuring a range of refinements and functional improvements, including a more customisable Start screen, enhanced Bing search, and a range of new apps and services.
According to sources at AllThingsD (which TechCrunch now confirms) Pinterest has closed on a significant new round of financing: $225 million in new funding, with Fidelity Investments in the lead. TechCrunch
The rumor mill's been churning out tales of a forthcoming YouTube music streaming service for months now, and today Billboard published a new story with a startling amount of detail about it. According
Shazam's TV syncing has largely been passive so far, but it's about to become more of a two-way street. App users who watch The X Factor from November 6th onwards will get to both vote for acts during
Android smartphones are used by millions of people worldwide, but how many of us know the little tricks and hidden features they are capable of? Radhika Sanghani compiles a top 10 1. Google Maps If you’re
World-famous cosmologist admits to losing bet as a result of particle's discovery Published: 12 Nov 2013 Lots include A Brief History of Time signed with thumbprint and Simpsons script Published: 31 Oct
This past summer, Foursquare announced a soft rollout of a new real-time recommendation feature for Android users. And now, it's headed to iOS. As part of a new software update, a "small batch" of users
Google today announced that third-party Android developers can now link their Google Analytics account with their Google Play Developer Console to gain improved app insights. The new data covers both acquisition
PayPal is giving its users yet another way to pay in stores. The service is launching a new mobile payment method called "payment code," which allows merchants to scan a QR code from a user's phone to
Netflix brought 1080p streaming to Android 4.3 this summer, and now iPhone / iPad users can experience HD streams as well, provided they've updated to iOS 7. Another new feature in the latest update is
Man who can 'taste' words creates flavour map of the Tube after visiting every stop during 49-year project. Click on the map to enlarge. The London Underground map has inspired a range of spin-offs over
It seems there’s still money be made in money transfers. Azimo, the UK-based social money transfer service that competes with legacy players Western Union and Moneygram, and to a lesser extent, PayPal,
Ever dreamed of being able to build your own house? Craft a perfect cup of coffee? Or even - figure out why you sleep? For a growing community of people, known as makers, those aren't dreams, but reality.