| May 6, 2014
| 7:56 AM
With Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference one month away, it's a good time to turn our attention to what the company has planned in terms of software and services.
With sales of iPads potentially flattening out, analysts have been itching for the...
| May 1, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Foursquare is reinventing itself by getting rid of its famed check-in feature. Kind of.
The New York City startup Thursday announced that it will be splitting up its geo-based social networking and local search services into two apps: Foursquare for...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Google has released a new app that lets users easily beam pictures from their smartphones, tablets or laptops onto their TVs using the Chromecast streaming device.
The app is called Photowall, and it is the latest Chrome Experiment, which is software...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:55 AM
The Rocki is a music streaming device that lets users listen to music from their smartphones on their big speakers without having to put their phone down.
The gadget works by hooking up directly to users' speakers through an auxiliary or RCA cable....
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:56 PM
In its continuing quest to make its service more attractive to casual users, Twitter has added the ability for users to post multiple pictures at once as well as tag friends in their photos.
Users can tag up to 10 people in their photos. More...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:51 PM
The HTC One (M8) is now on sale, and soon, it will be joined by the Samsung Galaxy S5. Along with the iPhone 5s, consumers will soon have quite a few top devices to choose from.
Here's how the three devices stack up.
Users who simply want the...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:03 AM
The popular puzzle game "2048" was called a broken clone by the makers of "Threes," a similar game that launched a month earlier.
In "Threes," users combine tiles to attain the highest score possible. The game launched in February and is available for...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Comedy Central has at last launched its app for Apple iOS devices, which has been years in the works, stocked with nearly 200 episodes and stand-up specials including "South Park," "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" and "The Colbert Report."
| Apr 11, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Chester Gould, the inventor of Dick Tracy's iconic two-way wrist radio, could not have imagined the real thing. Teamed with your smart phone, a smart watch can display real-time fitness data; show phone, text and social-media...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Competes with: Kia Forte, Ford Focus, Hyundai Elantra, Honda Civic Looks like: The Cruze is chomping on something sour Drivetrain: 1.8-liter four-cylinder, turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder, turbocharged 2.0-liter diesel four-cylinder; six-speed manual...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Regular readers are probably just as tired of us talking about Chicago's polar vortex winter as we are tired of persistent cold temperatures. If there's one car feature we can point to that made one of the area's coldest and......
| Apr 15, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Competes with: Kia Soul, Nissan Juke, Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Looks like: A cartoonish miniature Chevrolet Equinox Drivetrain: 138-hp, turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder; six-speed automatic transmission; front- or all-wheel drive Hits dealerships:...