A study by researchers at the University of California, Yale, and Facebook has found that moods can spread virally through social media sites such as Facebook. Using data from millions of Facebook users,
A new trailer for Nintendo 3DS adventure The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds shows off some of the game's dungeons and items. The trailer showcases a trio of items, all of which should be somewhat
Rdio's partnership with the Echo Nest is yielding some useful new features for users — the company just announced that it is rolling out a new recommendation engine that will show you albums, playlists,
Subscription music service Rdio plans to create an ad-supported free music service as part of a new partnership with radio broadcaster Cumulus Media that could help it keep pace with Spotify and other
Hackers and educators love the Raspberry Pi, and at least a few people at Google do too. For a year, Google has provided funding to a UK program that trains teachers on how to use the small, inexpensive
Apple has confirmed to CNBC that its rumored iPhone trade-in program is launching nationwide at its retail stores beginning today. Dubbed the "iPhone Reuse and Recycling Program," the trade-in initiative
After years of neglect, Yahoo is restoring the prestige of Flickr's name A funny thing happened this morning. Yahoo kicked out the latest update to its already pretty sweet Flickr for iPhone app and, the
The WSJ seems to have confirmed what we were all expecting: the next iPad will essentially be a scaled-up iPad Mini. The same touch-panel technology that made the iPad mini thin and light will likely in
IFTTT, the startup that wants to automate the Internet, has bagged The New York Times as its latest big-name media brand, following its tie-up with ESPN for the Olympics last year. Through the Times’ IFTTT
Authy, the Y Combinator-backed security startup that aims to make two-factor authentication as secure and easy to use as possible, launched a new product today that makes using it quite a bit easier. now
Nintendo's plumber has been left to do all the heavy lifting Nintendo's booth at E3 contained nothing unexpected. There was a new Donkey Kong Country, Mario Kart, and 3D Super Mario, and a version of Bros.
No more fumbling around with the App Store each morning to get the latest updates — in iOS 7, all apps will automatically update without users having to take any actions at all. The iOS App Store has been
In addition to widening the reach of its Supercharger network (as CEO Elon Musk outlined last night), Tesla also plans to notch up the amount of power each Supercharger station is capable of producing.
RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif. — Folks have been wondering what Google will do with Motorola Mobility, the venerable but struggling phone maker it acquired about a year ago. While short on specifics, some
Nintendo is struggling to show consumers why they should be interested in its new Wii U video game console. There is nothing drastically wrong with the hardware; it combines high-definition graphics with
I like Google Maps a lot. Like most pilots I’m a bit of a map geek and years ago I wrote a Mac version of a Microsoft product called AutoRoute/AutoMap and I know that mapping is hard. They do good work