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Just Stay Away from Console Games

My son gets into the car and before I have a chance to slide into the driver’s seat and buckle myself in, he’s already reaching for the iPad. He’s …

GadgetellSolutions Media

18Apr/18<p>As the owner of a retail business, you’ve probably dreamed about getting some extra help. Advertising a retail job for your store(s) can …

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active review: a top-tier phone in a water-resistant package

After Samsung's latest product push in London, we have nothing short of a Galaxy S 4 franchise on our hands. While the company unveiled its expected Mini version along with a photography-focused variant, it also took a step in the rugged-device direction by announcing the Galaxy S4 Active. With …

Google Is Developing Android Game Console

Google Inc. is developing a videogame console and digital wrist watch powered by its Android operating system, according to people familiar with the …

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Verizon Wireless Finishes New Network as 4G Race Heats Up

Verizon Wireless said it has essentially finished upgrading its network, as the race to provide speedy wireless service heats up.<p>Verizon Wireless, a …

As Competition Heightens in Social, Stateside Users Still Stuck to Facebook

We may not be as thrilled to use Facebook as we once were. But apparently that isn’t stopping us from logging on to the world’s preeminent social …

Apps for Kids Are Data Magnets; FTC Rules to Kick In

While 7-year-old Eros ViDemantay played with a kid’s app on his father’s phone, tracing an elephant, behind the scenes a startup company backed by …

It’s a (Kindle) Fire Sale! On Groupon.

Looking to snag a Kindle Fire HD for some beach reading over the Fourth of July holiday?<p>If you head on over to Amazon.com right now, the Kindle maker …

No Room for Rivals: Android, iOS Maintain Smartphone Dominance

Some good news for Apple, Samsung and Google in comScore’s latest smartphone metrics, and some bad news for their rivals.<p>For the three-month period …

Apple Finds It Difficult to Divorce Samsung

Apple is finding that breaking up with Samsung is hard to do.<p>For evidence, look no further than Apple Inc.’s effort to find a company other than …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

The Single Best Thing Apple Announced At Today's iPhone Event

It's not the new font, or icons, or apps, and it's certainly not the homescreen parallax effect. It's something simple that you'll use all the time.<p>When you're at home, you want the Wi-Fi on your phone to be turned on. It saves battery life; it loads, downloads, and sends things faster; it keeps …

RunKeeper for iOS gets new social feed and leaderboard

The fitness app RunKeeper already lets you check stats on your smartwatch, but what is activity tracking without a public shaming social component? Starting today, the iOS version of the app includes a new feed for viewing your friends' logged workouts along with your own, complete with the ability …

Rock on! Google Chrome browser is gaining access to iTunes music

Google’s(s goog) Chrome browser can already access local media files and soon that will include your iTunes(s aapl) library. Google’s François …

Nokia and Microsoft 'working even closer,' will have something to show us soon

At a UK briefing for Nokia's incoming Lumia 925, the company revealed that it's continuing to deepen its relationship with Microsoft. Nokia UK's Ray Haddow said that it was "working even closer" with Redmond and that we can expect to see the fruits of this pairing "in the next few weeks." While …

Cloud computing saves energy, and here’s the data to show it

Moving companies’ software — for things like email, CRM, word processing and spreadsheets — into the cloud could save enough energy every year to …

Mad Catz confirms M.O.J.O. Android 'micro console'

​<p>Mad Catz CEO Darren Richardson may have already let slip about the forthcoming Android M.O.J.O. console, but now it's been made official. The firm stopped short of giving us all the specifications, but we can tell you that it supports Bluetooth 4.0, and will ship with the company's GameSmart …

Microsoft and Best Buy team up to create a 'Windows Store' inside 600 retail locations

Microsoft is announcing on Thursday that it plans to open special Windows Stores within Best Buy locations. The partnership will see 500 Best Buy locations in the US and 100 Best Buy and Future Shop retail stores in Canada launch a store-within-a-store. Microsoft is aiming to showcase Windows-based …

iPhone Phablet on the way? Apple is exploring bigger iPhones with up to 5.7″ screens

While we’ve been hearing quite a bit about Apple’s plans for a cheaper iPhone over the past few months, the company’s plans to go bigger have been more cloudy.<p>Now it sounds like Apple aims to go into phablet territory, a term for giant smartphones over 5-inches that may as well be tablets. Apple is …

Steve Jobs initially didn't want an iBookstore, Eddy Cue says

NEW YORK -- Apple is in hot water over its digital bookstore, but late-CEO Steve Jobs initially didn't even want to enter that market, a high-level Apple executive said Thursday.<p>Eddy Cue, Apple's senior vice president of Internet software and services, on Thursday testified in district court in …

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Last #throwbackthursday from this shoot in Cabo! Can't wait to go back

Parkway Drive, Escape The Fate, the Wonder Years, Yellowcard announced for Warped Tour Vienna - Alternative Press

Yellowcard, Escape The Fate, Parkway Drive and the Wonder Years have been announced among the bands that will be playing the European Warped Tour …

Music Festivals

Watch the latest trailer for 'The Wolverine' - Alternative Press

The latest trailer for <i>The Wolverine</i> shows a new chapter in the famous character's life: the 1945 atomic explosion during which he shields a Japanese …

Comics

Norma Jean announce new album release date, song clip - Alternative Press

<b>Norma Jean</b> have announced their new studio album <i>Wrongdoers</i> is set to be released August 6, 2013 via Razor & Tie Records. You can pre-order the album …

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Samsung Galaxy Mega Snapshot Review

Sony Begins Teasing the PlayStation 4

The countdown begins to the next generation Sony PlayStation. Sony unveils this short teaser that<p>The countdown begins to the next generation Sony PlayStation. Sony unveils this short teaser that presents very little aside from the fact that the incoming PlayStation 4 will soon be unveiled next …