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With the help of Dell, Wilocity ships 1 million WiGig chipsets

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>WiGig isn’t yet a household name like Wi-Fi, but it’s starting to stake out some ground in the enterprise thanks to a …

Apple Might Go Full 'Phablet'

Last year with the iPhone 5C, Apple gave customers more colors, but customers more or less didn't care.<p>But soon, Apple may offer something the public has actually been asking for: bigger iPhones.<p>Apple is planning on larger displays for a pair of iPhones to be released this year, sources familiar …

Nokia's dumbphones face an uncertain future at Microsoft

"Year-on-year decline." Those are words that no company looks forward to publishing in its earnings reports, but unfortunately we've seen them printed more often than not on Nokia's quarterly statements. Though there have been a few ups and downs, struggling profits and sales have been a general …

Moment’s Mobile Camera Lenses Make The Smartphone The New Interchangeable Lens System

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/584288471/moment-amazing-lenses-for-mobile-photography<p>A few people have come up with add-on lens solutions for the iPhone and other smartphones, and now the Moment Kickstarter project wants to take that concept further with a bayonet-mounted lens system that …

Apple says ‘Happy Birthday, Mac’ with special Mac App Store section

Continuing the Mac’s 30th anniversary celebration, Apple has a new featured section in the Mac App Store with a number of apps it says ‘capture the spirit of what makes this computer so extraordinary.’<p>When the Macintosh debuted on January 24, 1984, it fundamentally changed what a computer was—and …

gTar iPhone Guitar Disappoints as an Educational Instrument

Learning to play the guitar is hard. Lessons are expensive and if you want to teach yourself, it’s difficult to know where to begin. Some will recommend music theory – the basic rules that govern all musical instruments – while others will tell you to just grab some tabs and begin strumming.<p>In June …

Founders Of World’s Largest Offline Search Engine Raise $500K To Build A Jelly Rival

Co-founders of Innoz, an SMS-based offline search engine in India that has answered over 1 billion queries on mobile phones, are raising $500,000 in Seed funding from 500 Startups and other angel investors to build a Jelly-like app targeted at the U.S. market. The app is called Quest and it’s …

Robotic Gas Pumps Are Coming Soon

Forget pumping yer own gas--let the robots do the work.<p>Pumping gas is a real pain. It involves actually getting out of your car, moving the muscles in your legs and arms and surrounding yourself with <i>outside air</i>. But one company plans to introduce robotic gas pumps in St. Louis, which would do all …

PayPal Merges Braintree's Developer Relation Team With Its Own

PayPal is merging its developer relations team with Braintree in an apparent attempt to help the payment processing company build better relationships with the developer community. The improved group will be led by PayPal’s head of its Developer Network, John Lunn, but will be under the Braintree …

Nokia Faces Near-Term Margin Concerns But LTE Buildouts Promise Better Future

Nokia announced a weak set of Q4 2013 results on January 23rd, as revenues from continuing operations fell 21% amid reduced demand for legacy wireless infrastructure among carriers worldwide. The company’s networks division, NSN, will account for almost 90% of its total revenues after the sale of …

WWE Wrestling Network coming to Apple TV, company executive suggests

Earlier this year, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) held a press conference to announce that it will be bringing its wrestling content to television and mobile devices via a new WWE Network. At the event, WWE Chief Revenue and Marketing officer Michelle Wilson announced hardware partners and …

Sony Pictures buys film rights to Sheryl Sandberg's 'Lean In'

Sony Pictures has reportedly acquired the film rights to <i>Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead</i>, Sheryl Sandberg's blockbuster 2013 book about women in the workplace. According to <i>Deadline</i>, the script will be written by Hollywood veteran Nell Scovell, and, rather than write a Sandberg biopic, she …

Microsoft's Tablet Strategy Pays Off

<i>Disclosure: I own MSFT stock</i><p>Microsoft Corporation seems to be getting its business strategy right, as evidenced by a recent earnings report.<p>Yesterday, the company announced revenue of $24.52 billion for the quarter ending December 31, 2013. Gross margin, operating income, net income, and diluted …

SoundHound's music search app turns its focus to the Grammys with real-time updates and more

Awards nights tend to give rise to slews of app tie-ins, and for this year's Grammys, SoundHound's tossing its hat in the ring. In addition to being able to recognize songs by "listening" to them, the refreshed app comes with a dedicated page for the event that currently lists performers and …

Wikipedia adding celebrity voices to wiki pages to preserve them for future generations

A new project called WikiVIP was announced by Wikipedia today that seeks to add the voice of celebrities and other notable people to the online encyclopedia.<p>The project is the brainchild of Wikipedia editors Andy Mabbett and Andrew Gray, who thought that the encyclopedia could do with more sound …

This Apple iWatch Concept Design Is Simply Incredible

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Everyone's hearts go aflutter at iWatch rumors, the supposed wearable wrist computer that Apple could launch as early as this year.<p>A designer named Todd Hamilton took a stab not only at what the still-speculative watch might look like, but how it …

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