| Dec 6, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Apple has rolled out its "iBeacon" indoor location software at its 254 U.S. stores. The technology sends notifications to customers within the store with information that might be relevant to their interests.
When enabled by the customer, iBeacon uses a...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:28 AM
There have already been numerous issues reported with Apple's iOS 7, but a new error that's starting to be reported is reminiscent of a common problem Windows users are all too familiar with: the blue screen of death.
Users are taking to Apple's...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 8:47 AM
In the world of tech, failure is almost a badge of honor. It shows others in the industry that you've been through tough times but have learned from mistakes and are now primed for success.
Perhaps that's true, but it doesn't make failure any more...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:10 AM
Google introduced a change to its search engine this week that removes one of the design elements it still carried from the '90s: underlined hyperlinks.
To give Google Search a cleaner look, the Mountain View, Calif., tech giant has increased the font...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Susan Bennett, a 64-year-old Zumba-loving Atlanta suburbanite, shocked tech geeks, over-connected teens and men attracted to the sound of her digital voice when she revealed this month that she is the original voice of Siri, the iPhone persona who...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
With the launch of a new cloud-based movie service from Walt Disney Co., the marketplace of Web-based movie services just got more crowded and possibly confusing for consumers.
After eschewing UltraViolet, a technology standard backed by its main...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Google has released a set of free tools for developers to let their apps play video on the cheap Chromecast TV-connected device -- a move that could quickly bring hundreds of new Internet video services to the TV, boosting Google's strategy to get a...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Two former Google employees on Thursday announced Beep, an audio device designed to make it simple for users to stream music throughout their home speakers.
Beep is a small copper device that connects to users Wi-Fi networks to play music from streaming...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 12:32 PM
The creator of Flappy Bird has removed the popular game from both the Apple App Store and Google Play.
Users who have already installed the game will be able to keep playing it, but it is not possible for new users to download the game, which was at the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Showtime Networks has launched its authenticated streaming-video service on Roku broadband set-top boxes, providing access to to hundreds of hours of on-demand content and live TV feeds, available to subscribers of several major pay-TV partners.
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Apple on Monday announced that its automobile infotainment system, now called CarPlay, will make its debut this week in new vehicles from Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo.
The Cupertino tech company first unveiled plans for a car infotainment system...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Having already revolutionized the way people around the world buy and listen to music, communicate with one another and generally manage their daily lives, Apple is taking its innovation on the road. The tech giant today at the 2014 Geneva......