Archive for 'Brands'

New and updated apps: AnyFont, BBC Sport, PDFpen and more!

New and updated apps: AnyFont, BBC Sport, PDFpen and more!

Every day dozens and dozens of new and updated apps and games hit the iOS and Mac App Stores. It’s impossible to keep up with them all, but it’s not impossible to pick out the very [...]

Samsung, HTC pondering smartphone casing switcheroo

Samsung, HTC pondering smartphone casing switcheroo

Samsung has been taking it on the chin from critics and customers alike for its flimsy plastic smartphone housings, but a new report claims the Korean company may soon switch places with HTC for a metal [...]

Microsoft Office 365 Personal launches

Microsoft Office 365 Personal launches

Microsoft has made Office 365 available for $ 69.99 per year, the company said in a blog post. The offering, Office 365 Personal, will also be available for $ 6.99 per month. The Office 365 Personal [...]

Prototype of Amazon’s smartphone leaks out, could make iOS 7 parallax look tame by comparison

Prototype of Amazon’s smartphone leaks out, could make iOS 7 parallax look tame by comparison

Today we’re getting our first look at what may well be Amazon’s first foray into the smartphone arena, courtesy of a scoop from BGR. What we see here is a prototype, BGR writes, and clearly shows [...]

Vector 36: Wearables, phablets, and the next big thing

Vector 36: Wearables, phablets, and the next big thing

Rene and industry analyst Ben Bajarin talk about the realities of the wearable and smartwatch market, the phablet space in North America, and why it’s hard to see a next-big-thing any time soon. Subscribe in iTunes [...]

Updated: 80 best free iPad games 2014

Updated: 80 best free iPad games 2014

Best free iPad games 1 – 35 So you’ve got an iPad and have come to the dawning realisation that you’ve gotno cash left to buy any games for it. Best iPad mini case: 27 top [...]

Swedish politicians take battle to ‘StarCraft’ ahead of elections

Swedish politicians take battle to ‘StarCraft’ ahead of elections

Not all politicians hold a grudge against video games. Last Sunday, a number of Swedish politicians participated in a StarCraft II tournament called Politikerstarcraft. Creator Jonathan Rieder Lundkvist told The Daily Dot the objective of the [...]

I hope Microsoft brings Cortana to Android

I hope Microsoft brings Cortana to Android

Back in the day we used to refer to our electronic devices as PDAs — Personal Digital Assistants. They weren’t. In fact, they weren’t much more than battery-operated day planners, the paper versions of which were [...]

Microsoft’s 4G Surface 2 gets a UK price and release date

Microsoft’s 4G Surface 2 gets a UK price and release date

Microsoft has just announced that it’ll be unleashing the next iteration of the Surface 2, the Surface 2 (4G), on the UK on May 8. We probably don’t need to spell out the new feature here. [...]

Why would Apple raise iPhone prices when all the money is in the mainstream?

Why would Apple raise iPhone prices when all the money is in the mainstream?

This morning an analyst posted something speculative about the possibility of a price increase on the iPhone 6 when it is released later this year. The analyst in question has horrible history when it comes to [...]