Timothy Houghton

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Comcast: We have no data caps but you are “allotted 300GB’s”

FreePress.net<p>Of all the reasons why Comcast should not be allowed to merge with Time Warner Cable, this one sits on top of my list.<p>Several weeks ago, we are told…<p><i>“We don’t have data caps — and haven’t for about two years,” Sena Fitzmaurice, Comcast’s VP of government communications, wrote in an</i> …

AT&T finally updates HTC One M8, free 50 GB Google Drive offer is a go!

Annoying bugs have your spirits feeling low? It’s time to celebrate as AT&T updates its HTC One M8, as previously promised.<p>The anticipated update fixes a bug that was not to be taken lightly. In fact, it may have been a big incentive to purchase this device. The infamous bug was not allowing users …

Hands-on with the HTC One Mini 2: a visual presentation

The One Mini 2 is here, and questionable name aside, it’s a sight to behold. The Mini 2 looks and feels like a shrunken version of the One (M8), bringing the luxurious feeling of brushed aluminum to a compact form factor that many will appreciate.<p>We’ve gone through the One Mini 2’s full …

Samsung preparing 5.1-inch and 6-inch Galaxy Mega 2?

When the Samsung Galaxy Mega first debuted it came with decisively mid-to-low range specs and in two monstrous sizes: one with a 5.8-inch display and the other at 6.3-inches. Now it seems that a followup to the original might be in the works, though this time around Samsung may be reining in the …

What’s in the new Google Play Store? More than just PayPal support!

Google’s new update was all the rage this morning. The ability to pay for apps and other Google Play content via PayPal has been long requested, making today’s improvements as amazing as a frosty lemonade in the desert. We now know there is much more to this upgrade than meets the eye, though.<p>The …

Google Play

Moto E vs Moto G

HTC One M7 Sense 6.0 update rolling out to unlocked and developer handsets in the U.S.

Earlier this week we learned that the HTC One M7 was getting an update to Sense 6.0 in Canada for both unlocked devices and those on Rogers, Bell and TELUS networks. At the time we surmised that it would only be a matter of time before the US market received the same update, and it turns out this …

Mobile

Summoner Wars, a tabletop card game turned into iOS hit, comes to Android

Summoner Wars started out its life as a tabletop card game, only to come to iOS in 2012, where it quickly became quite popular. Now years later, the game is making its way over to Android as well.<p>For those unfamiliar, Summoner Wars has you take control of forces on a battlefield, while you play the …

Board Games

My Medications app review: developed by the American Medical Association

Introduction<p>If you’re the kind of person who has a large number of different medications to keep track of then you might like to consider this handy …

iTunes Connect App for iOS Updated – Gets iOS 7 Look, More

- May 16, 2014<p>We had an Apple app update slip by us yesterday, so let’s catch up…<p>Alongside the release of <i>OS X 10.9.3</i>, an update to <i>iTunes</i>, and an …

Comcast has 'no plans' for internet caps despite testing them

Those statements that Comcast's David Cohen made about possible nationwide data caps within the next five years? He'd like you to forget them, please. As he explains in a follow-up statement, the company has "no plans to announce" such a policy. The company doesn't want to implement plans that hurt …

Apple Reportedly Testing 1704 x 960 Resolution for iPhone 6; Evidence for September Launch

At this late stage in the development of the iPhone 6, I'm not sure Apple would still be testing various display resolutions, but that's what the latest report on <i>9To5Mac</i> is saying. According to the in-depth article, which cites sources familiar with at least one model being tested, Apple is …

Satechi's 10-Port USB Hub Will Keep Your Devices Connected (Review)

Apple's handheld devices are reaching the point where just about everyone has one, and I mean <i>everyone</i>. If everyone in your home has an iDevice, but only one computer with which to sync and manage devices, then you might need a few extra USB ports. Enter Satechi's 10-port USB hub <b>($59.95)</b>. Overkill? …

iTunes Gets Updated, Is Still an Unwieldy Beast of an App

The hulking beast of an app that is iTunes has been updated. This has nothing to do with Apple's expected acquisition of Beats, instead iTunes 11.2 primarily adds enhancements for podcasts. If you subscribe to a lot of podcasts, iTunes will now let you automatically delete them as they are listened …