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Has The Apple iPhone Reached Its Limits? (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Has The Apple iPhone Reached Its Limits? (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Apple’s reported results for its fiscal first quarter that showed iPhone sales rose less than 1 percent from a year earlier. The company said it sold 74.8 million iPhones in the quarter ending Dec. 26. Apple sold 74.5 million... 
Apple Finds Serious Glitch In Apple News App (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Apple Finds Serious Glitch In Apple News App (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Apple has discovered a serious glitch in its Apple News app that has affected counts of users accessing the service. The company disclosed that publishers serving content through the iOS 9 News app have been receiving erroneous traffic... 
White House Top Security Officials and Tech CEOs to Meet

White House Top Security Officials and Tech CEOs to Meet

Much of the leadership of the White House administration will fly to California and seek the help of tech firms to figure out the way to thwart terrorists who are using the Internet as a way to recruit as well as radicalize people... 
Ford Working To Connect Cars To Homes, Drones (NYSE:F)

Ford Working To Connect Cars To Homes, Drones (NYSE:F)

Ford is launching a few new initiatives to make its vehicles more connected than ever before. The company has announced new plans regarding linking its cars to smart home systems, autonomous driving software, and drones. Ford’s... 
New Hack Has Government Officials Worried over Infiltration

New Hack Has Government Officials Worried over Infiltration

A major breach of the Juniper Networks computer system has officials in the U.S. worried that the hackers are working for a foreign government that has been able to spy on encrypted communications of the government as well as private... 
Instagram Launches Fully Developed Ad Platform

Instagram Launches Fully Developed Ad Platform

Instagram’s ad business just got a boost thanks to Facebook. Instagram’s Today photo-sharing app is opening up to millions of advertisers potentially interested in sharing ads on the app. The photo-sharing app is very popular,... 
Amazon Gets Approval To Test Delivery Drones (NASDAQ:AMZN)

Amazon Gets Approval To Test Delivery Drones (NASDAQ:AMZN)

The Federal Aviation Administration has given Amazon approval to begin testing its plan for its Prime Air service, which will use drones to deliver products sold by the company to homes and businesses. The FAA told the company in a... 
IBM Will Share Technology with China in Strategy Shift

IBM Will Share Technology with China in Strategy Shift

IBM Corp is to share its technology with companies from China and will help on an active basis to build industry in China, said Virginia Rometty the CEO at IBM in Beijing as she mapped out a strategy for one of the firms hardest hit... 
Report: Apple Will Dominate 2015 Smartwatch Market

Report: Apple Will Dominate 2015 Smartwatch Market

Apple Inc will enter the smartwatch market later than its rivals Xiaomi and Samsung. However, it is expected that the company will be the sales leader of smartwatches for the year with its Apple Watch. The Apple Watch launch could... 
Sim Card Makers Hacked by Intelligence Agencies

Sim Card Makers Hacked by Intelligence Agencies

British and U.S. intelligence agencies hacked major Sim cards manufacturer to steal codes that would facilitate the eavesdropping on mobile handsets, said a news website in the U.S. The Intercept said that these revelations came from... 
Advantages of IT Outsourcing for Startup Companies

Advantages of IT Outsourcing for Startup Companies

Today, about 95 percent of the world’s top companies widely use outsourcing strategies and offshore services. Outsourcing is an excellent chance to minimise expenditures necessary for the company’s development. It is especially... 
How To Choose A TV Stand

How To Choose A TV Stand

One may think that choosing a plasma TV stand mount hardly requires any time or effort. However, it is not precisely so – especially, if you are looking for unique stylish interior design combinations. Surely, much will depend on... 
Electric Linear Actuators and Remote Control in Your Boat

Electric Linear Actuators and Remote Control in Your Boat

Electric linear actuators are electromagnetic devices that can operate, produce and deliver a progressive oscillatory or un-directional short stroke motion. The force developed by electromagnetism in the actuator produces a motion.... 
Apple Releases First Ever Automated Security Update

Apple Releases First Ever Automated Security Update

Apple Inc has released its first ever security update that is automated to Mac computers to aid in defending against new bugs that have been identified that researchers in security have warned could help hackers gain remote control... 
More Privacy Problems Predicted

More Privacy Problems Predicted

For all the good things it offers, the internet slowly has fallen into a world were public and private information is not distinguishable any longer. Many security and research experts predict a future where general information security... 
Hollywood Scared of Google Says Leaked Emails

Hollywood Scared of Google Says Leaked Emails

Leaked emails that were released from the cyber-attack against Sony proved that big movie companies are currently working as a team with the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) on an idea, which is aimed to take down a “Goliath”... 
Apple Pay Release Off To A Rocky Start (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Apple Pay Release Off To A Rocky Start (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Since the release of Apple Pay, there have been several news stories about the rocky rollout of the service. Several companies that initially said they would accept payments through the service backtracked and now say they will no... 
FCC Looking Into 5G Networks

FCC Looking Into 5G Networks

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission through its Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel has said it will look to infinity and beyond in order to harness new technology that could help to build the next generation of connections for... 
New Apple iPads Introduced (NASDAQ:AAPL)

New Apple iPads Introduced (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Apple has released two new iPad designs in efforts to reignite sales of the popular tablet computing devices. Apple’s chief executive, Timothy D. Cook, unveiled the new devices in front of journalists and Apple employees at the company’s... 
Google Refunding Millions for Charges Children Made

Google Refunding Millions for Charges Children Made

Google announced that it will pay complete refunds that total as much as $19 million to consumers that had their accounts charged for purchases that their children made for apps without the parental consent needed. The apps were purchased... 
Ralph Lauren Announces New Wearable Technology Line (NYSE:RL)

Ralph Lauren Announces New Wearable Technology Line (NYSE:RL)

The Ralph Lauren company has announced the development of a line of wearable technology that will be unveiled to the public during the U.S. Open. The goal of the new product line was to make products that did not compromise appearance... 
Crash by Facebook Prompts 911 Calls

Crash by Facebook Prompts 911 Calls

In California, law enforcements said calls were made for assistance in getting the largest social network in the world up and running. The Friday outage was the second service crash globally in the last two months The rather short... 
IBM Explores Additional Business Options In China (NYSE:IBM)

IBM Explores Additional Business Options In China (NYSE:IBM)

IBM has announced its intentions to explore business opportunities in China outside of its core technologies. IBM is planning to provide systems to the country that will improve China’s data collection, monitoring and forecasting... 
Google Sanitizing Web Searches In Compliance With European Ruling (NASDAQ:GOOGL)

Google Sanitizing Web Searches In Compliance With European Ruling (NASDAQ:GOOGL)

Google has announced that it has begun the process of scrubbing links from the web search results displayed when users type in certain search terms. Due to a European court ruling, individuals can now ask for links to information about... 
Sales and Profit at Oracle Miss Estimates

Sales and Profit at Oracle Miss Estimates

Sales and profit at Oracle Corp. ended short of estimates by analysts for its fiscal fourth quarter, as competitors such as Salesforce.com and other rivals in cloud computing lure away customers. Profit prior to certain types of costs... 
Google Announces $500 Million Purchase Of Skybox Imaging (NASDAQ:GOOGL)

Google Announces $500 Million Purchase Of Skybox Imaging (NASDAQ:GOOGL)

Google has made an announcement detailing its agreement to purchase Skybox Imaging for the price of $500 million. Skybox, a provider of high-quality satellite images, was founded in 2009 by four Stanford business school students under... 
Netflix And Verizon Trade Barbs On Streaming Delays (NASDAQ:NFLX) (NYSE:VZ)

Netflix And Verizon Trade Barbs On Streaming Delays (NASDAQ:NFLX) (NYSE:VZ)

People streaming shows on Netflix may have noticed a message on the screen from the company blaming Verizon for slowing down their streaming speed. Journalist Yuri Victor, who noticed the on-screen message as he began to stream a television... 
U.S. Has Stopped Major Extortion and Hacking Ring

U.S. Has Stopped Major Extortion and Hacking Ring

An international operation led by the U.S. put to an end a crime ring that had infected many hundreds of thousands of PCs across the globe with a malicious software that is used to steal banking information and to extort the owner... 
China Clamping Down on Apps for Instant Messaging

China Clamping Down on Apps for Instant Messaging

China has started a crackdown of one month on illegal content making the rounds on local services offering instant messaging. The most recent crackdown was announced on Tuesday and comes following a terrorist attack in the Xinjiang... 
IBM Lab Mistake Creates New Lightweight Materials (NYSE:IBM)

IBM Lab Mistake Creates New Lightweight Materials (NYSE:IBM)

Jeannette M. Garcia has worked as a research chemist at an IBM laboratory for years developing recyclable plastics that are stronger and better for the earth. On one of her days of mixing and heating chemicals, she left one step out... 
Sources: Samsung Will Launch Smart Watch with Phone

Sources: Samsung Will Launch Smart Watch with Phone

According to insider reports, Samsung Electronics the South Korea based electronics giant is currently developing a smart watch that will not have to be linked to a telephone to be used. That would in turn make the new device the only... 
New Low-Cost Smartphone Revealed By BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY)

New Low-Cost Smartphone Revealed By BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY)

BlackBerry unveiled a new smartphone model that it intends to release in emerging markets in Asia and South America. The new BlackBerry Z3 smartphone was produced by BlackBerry in partnership with the Foxconn Technology Group of Taiwan.... 
Sony Drops to Loss of $1.3 Billion

Sony Drops to Loss of $1.3 Billion

Sony Corp lost $1.3 billion during its fiscal year after being hit by the costs from selling is business of personal computers. The company is forecasting continued losses as it attempts to execute a turnaround that has now been long-promised. The... 
Tech Firms Will Notify Users that Information is Subpoenaed

Tech Firms Will Notify Users that Information is Subpoenaed

Microsoft Corp, Apple Inc and Google Inc have said they would notify their users whose information is request by the U.S. government. This move is pitting the private companies against officials in law enforcement from the federal... 
Profit Triples For Facebook In First Quarter (NASDAQ:FB)

Profit Triples For Facebook In First Quarter (NASDAQ:FB)

For the first quarter of its fiscal year, Facebook reported that its net income nearly tripled and revenue grew 72 percent. For the quarter, Facebook reported revenue of $2.5 billion. This was an increase from the $1.46 billion reported... 
IBM Reports Drop In Revenue And Profit

IBM Reports Drop In Revenue And Profit

In the first quarter, IBM reported that its profit fell and its revenue declined for the eighth consecutive quarter. Revenue for the quarter was $22.5 billion, below the average estimate of Wall Street analysts of $22.9 billion. This... 
Shipments of Xbox One Surpass Five Million

Shipments of Xbox One Surpass Five Million

The next-generation Xbox console sold over 311,000 units across the United States in March, outpacing the Xbox 360 in the same period. On Thursday, Microsoft announced that over 5 million Xbox One consoles were shipped since the November... 
Yahoo Revenue and Earnings Beat the Street

Yahoo Revenue and Earnings Beat the Street

Yahoo announced its revenue and earnings for the latest quarter that beat Wall Street analysts’ estimates. Shares of Yahoo were up over 9% in trading afterhours on Tuesday, as of the close of business on Monday, the stock had fallen... 
Fire TV Unveiled By Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN)

Fire TV Unveiled By Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN)

Amazon has begun selling a device that allows consumers to watch Amazon’s extensive video library as well as play a wide array of games on their television sets. At a Manhattan news conference held to announce the device, Peter Larsen,... 
Password Flaw on Xbox Exposed by Child

Password Flaw on Xbox Exposed by Child

A San Diego, California five-year old boy has discovered a password flaw in the new Xbox. Kristoffer Von Hassel was given a mention in the security acknowledgements by Microsoft for March after he discovered a security glitch later... 
Government Agency from U.S. Built Social Media in Cuba

Government Agency from U.S. Built Social Media in Cuba

The United States, in what appears to be a throwback to the campaigns of the Cold War of espionage, disinformation and disruption spent more than $1.6 billion to build a network of social media with the goal of undermining the Castro... 
What is the Deep Web?

What is the Deep Web?

What people commonly refer to as the Web is just scratching the surface. Beneath that is a huge, for the most part unchartered, ocean known as the Deep Web. The Deep Web’s size is not easy to calculate. However, researchers in universities... 
CEO of Bitcoin Exchange Found Dead

CEO of Bitcoin Exchange Found Dead

A Bitcoin exchange boss, who was American and 28 years of age was found dead in a Singapore apartment complex said police on Thursday. This was just the latest misfortune tied to the troubled currency used online. Police in Singapore... 
Tiny Ear Computer Weighing 17 Grams Tested in Japan

Tiny Ear Computer Weighing 17 Grams Tested in Japan

A tiny computer worn on the human ear that can be controlled through blinking an eye or clicking the tongue is undergoing testing in Japan. The wireless device weighing 17-grams has Bluetooth capability as well as being equipped with... 
Yahoo Webcam Images Intercepted By British Spies (NASDAQ:YHOO)

Yahoo Webcam Images Intercepted By British Spies (NASDAQ:YHOO)

It was a success that even James Bond would be proud of. According to accounts of documents leaked by Edward J. Snowden, a British intelligence agency collected video webcam images from millions of Yahoo users undetected. These users... 
Sony Sells 5.3 Million PS4 Consoles Worldwide

Sony Sells 5.3 Million PS4 Consoles Worldwide

Sony said it was well ahead of its deadline to pass the 5 million mark in sales of PS4 by March. The company said that 5.3 million consoles had been shipped across the globe as of February 8. Sony takes pride when announcing these... 
IBM Spending Big On Cloud Computing In 2014 (NYSE:IBM)

IBM Spending Big On Cloud Computing In 2014 (NYSE:IBM)

IBM has announced plans to spend heavily on cloud computing during the coming year. To increase the number and quality of computing centers it has worldwide, IBM is moving rapidly on its plans to spend $1.2 billion this year on its... 
Google Buys Sound Authentication Start-up for Undisclosed Amount

Google Buys Sound Authentication Start-up for Undisclosed Amount

Google does not take internet security lightly and in an effort to improve identity verification they have purchased SlickLogin, an Israeli start-up company. SlickLogin announced the acquisition on their website but as yet no financial... 
Google’s Smart Decisions Lead To Rising Revenue and Profit, Despite Mobile Results (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Google’s Smart Decisions Lead To Rising Revenue and Profit, Despite Mobile Results (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Google has slowly started to become a mobile company but is wrestling with how to make as much money with mobile advertising as it has with the ads that appear on desktop computers. While the smart decisions made by the company has... 
Yahoo! Urges Users to Change Passwords

Yahoo! Urges Users to Change Passwords

Users of the Mail service for Yahoo! Have been urged to change their passwords to something unique and secure after it was announced the Internet giant had a security breach that exposed its login details. Yahoo! officials said the...