Michael Rhodes

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How Apple’s Bigger iPhones Are Hurting Google Android

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Apple Store

Google app updated to 4.1, includes settings for Google Now cards

Google is known for keeping its apps up to date, and the Google app is no exception. The latest update is version 4.1 and includes some new features, …

Android News

Zombie phones are eating up billions in telecom costs

Destroy the zombies that are sucking dry your company’s electronic devices or mobile phone budgets.<p>At a company with hundreds or thousands or more mobile phones for staffers, some 5-10% of them may be zombies, the phones that are not being used but still being paid for. That estimate comes from …

Mobile

Microsoft Files Patent For Multiplayer Gaming Headset That Could Rival The Oculus Rift

Microsoft has filed a patent application for a multiplayer gaming headset, which may include voice interaction, eye-tracking, facial recognition technology, and a number of accelerometers and gyroscopes to track the head movement of the wearer.<p>Presuming that the patent application isn’t a defensive …

ASUS' 31.5-inch PQ321 4K monitor gets reviewed: pricey, but luscious

Let's be honest: almost no one expected one of the world's first 4K monitors to be ho hum. After all, it has eleventy gazillion pixels. Er, a native 3,840 x 2,160 resolution, but close enough. The gurus over at <i>HotHardware</i> were able to take the 31.5-inch PQ321 for a spin, and predictably, they loved …

Facebook testing 'On This Day' turn-back-the-clock feature

Want to know what your friends were doing exactly one year ago? A new Facebook feature has that answer.<p>The social media giant is testing out "On This Day," a feature that shows users items they and their friends shared "from a year ago today," according to a Facebook spokeswoman.<p>Mashable says the …

T-Mobile’s Moto X will not be available from T-Mobile

The upcoming Moto X(s goog) will be available on all four major US carriers, but T-Mobile’s(s tmus) model will only be available through Motorola. …

Feds proposed Apple e-book remedies include antitrust monitor

One month after a New York federal judge ruled that Apple Inc. had conspired to fix electronic book prices, the Department of Justice has proposed a series of restrictions on Apple's digital book sales.<p>The proposal includes a request for an external antitrust monitor paid for by Apple. The job of …

Digital Music Streaming up 24% as Apple Prepares to Launch iTunes Radio

- Jul 19, 2013<p>Nielsen has published its findings on U.S. music sales for the first half of 2013. The survey shows the total of both audio and video …