Samsung to Launch Android Wear Device, Tizen Phone This Year

Samsung Gear 2Image: Samsung Samsung plans to launch an Android Wear device as well as a Tizen smartphone in 2014, Reuters reports. The first Tizen phone from Samsung will be a high-end model, and should launch around the end of Q2 2014, Yoon Han-kil, senior Read More …

After ‘Genius’ Fail, Apple Back to Promoting iPad in Olympics

Apple, which discontinued its much-panned “genius” ads during the Olympics after their short run, is back with a more traditional approach, promoting its latest iPad. The ad above, which ran during Tuesday night’s Olympics telecast on NBC, touts the new iPad’s Retina display and the Read More …

HomeMonitor Security Camera Gives You Peace of Mind

LAS VEGAS — New parents have long understood the benefits of a baby monitor the ability to peek in on your precious newborn and make sure everything is alright. As technology evolved, it got easier to do this from afar. Wi-Fi and apps paved the Read More …

This Best Buy Flyer from 1994 Shows How Fast Technology Has Changed

For as long as I can remember, consumer electronics retailer Best Buy has published their weekly flyer. There was always something on sale and if they managed to get you in-store, the flyer had done its job. Earlier this week, redditor /u/sheahofosho scanned an old Read More …

Top 10 Tech This Week

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Teardown Reveals iPad Mini Costs $188 to Manufacture

Although Apple’s iPad mini retails for $329, a teardown of the tiny tablet shows that it actually costs $188 to build. A base model with Wi-Fi and 16 GB of NAND flash memory has a “bill of materials” of $188, plus an added manufacturing expense Read More …

Secret Pictures of Apple Prototypes Pop Up in Court

Court documents released during the ongoing Apple and Samsung patent battle show early pictures of what the iPhone and iPad could have looked like, and hint at what features we could see in the future. According to images obtained by The Verge, early prototypes of Read More …

Microsoft Cuts Surface RT Price to $349

Microsoft has reduced the price of its Surface RT tablet by $150. Originally priced at $499, the 32GB Surface RT now costs $349, while the price of the 64GB model is reduced from $649 to $499. The price cut signals that Microsoft is probably sitting Read More …

NYC Is Turning Payphones Into Wi-Fi Hotspots

Payphones in New York City have largely been made obsolete by the fact that almost everybody’s got a cellphone for staying in touch on-the-go. Luckily for the long-forgotten phones that still dot the city’s streets, they’re about to get a twenty-first-century upgrade. New York City’s Read More …

Screen Time: How Much is Too Much for Your Kids?

A decade from now it will seem ordinary for a two-year-old child to be an iPad whiz or for a newborn to practice tummy time in front of a bright screen. We know this because the next generation of kids will be the first ever Read More …