Category: Technology

Who’s Winning, iOS or Android? All the Numbers, All in One Place

Who’s Winning, iOS or Android? All the Numbers, All in One Place

Who’s winning the mobile platform wars, Apple’s iOS or Google’s Android? It’s one of the blogosphere’s favorite tech topics. Every new nugget of competitive information is fodder for an avalanche of coverage. Oftentimes, a...

How Google Beat Viacom in the Landmark YouTube Copyright Case — Again

How Google Beat Viacom in the Landmark YouTube Copyright Case — Again

Media giant Viacom just can’t win — at least when it comes to the company’s long-running, landmark copyright infringement lawsuit against Google‘s YouTube video service. A federal judge handed a major victory to YouTube on...

HTC One Is the Current King of the Android Hill

HTC One Is the Current King of the Android Hill

Let’s get something out of the way right off the bat: The HTC One is a damn fine Android phone. It’s the finest I’ve ever used, and I’ve used a fair amount of Android...

Here Come the Windows Phone Phablets?

Here Come the Windows Phone Phablets?

As phone makers push screen sizes ever-larger, it seems like just a matter of time before Windows Phone gets in on the phablet craze. Citing unnamed sources, Financial Times reports that Nokia is working on...

How Far Can the Mighty Apple Fall?

How Far Can the Mighty Apple Fall?

Apple may be the world’s most celebrated electronics company, but its formerly high-flying stock price has plummeted to Earth over the past six months, declining 40% since last September. On Wednesday, that trend continued when Apple shares...

White House Threatens Veto on Cybersecurity Bill

White House Threatens Veto on Cybersecurity Bill

The White House on Tuesday threatened a veto against a House bill intended to improve cybersecurity through information-sharing, warning lawmakers that the president won’t sign the measure unless changes are made to protect privacy...

Responders In the Boston Tragedy

Responders In the Boston Tragedy

Regions of the brain affected by PTSD and stress. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) In the wake of the Boston bombings yesterday, with over 140 people injured, we in the medical community must applaud the triaging...

Apple Investors May Get More Of A Cash Return Than Expected As Company Seems More ‘Open’ To Taking on Debt

Apple Investors May Get More Of A Cash Return Than Expected As Company Seems More ‘Open’ To Taking on Debt

Apple’s “active talks” about returning some of its more than $137 billion in cash has remained just that, with the company so far not announcing any plans to return its hoard to investors in...

Lawmaker Seeks To Extend 3D-Printed Gun Ban Bill To Ammo Magazines And Other Components

Lawmaker Seeks To Extend 3D-Printed Gun Ban Bill To Ammo Magazines And Other Components

One of Defense Distributed’s AR-15 with a 3D-printed lower receiver and magazine. New York congressman Steve Israel has become the government’s most outspoken critic of a science fictional idea quickly approaching reality: 3D-printed guns....

Apple May Purge Some App-Finding Apps, but Don’t Panic

Apple May Purge Some App-Finding Apps, but Don’t Panic

Is Apple getting ready to crack down on iOS apps that help you find other apps? That’s the word going around in the tech world, at least, after Apple booted AppGratis from its store....