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  • President Obama Signs E-Label Act, Companies No Longer Required to Etch FCC Labels on Devices

    27 November 2014, 12:57 am by: Richard Padilla

    Earlier this year, U.S. Senators Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) introduced the E-Label Act, which would allow for companies to meet the FCC's demands for certification labels by placing digital stamps on a device's software as opposed to…
  • 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser to Be Featured on iTunes Trailers This Friday

    26 November 2014, 5:28 pm by: Juli Clover

    Earlier this week, news hit that the teaser for the much-anticipated movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens would be shown in a selection of theaters on Friday, November 28, and but it turns out the trailer will also be featured online, on Apple's iTunes Trailers…
  • Holiday Gift Guide for iPhone, iPad, and Mac

    26 November 2014, 3:08 pm by: Roman Loyola

    You've made your list, you've checked it twice. Now it's time to get gifts for the folks on that list. But what should you buy, especially for the tech-savvy people? You can turn to many of the gift guides on the web, but our guide is for the devoted Mac,…
  • Fantastical for iPhone, iPad, and Mac Up to 65% Off for Black Friday

    26 November 2014, 1:47 pm by: Juli Clover

    With Black Friday quickly approaching, retailers and app developers alike are beginning to offer deep discounts on their products. Flexibits has decided to kick off its holiday sales a bit early, and is now offering its popular Fantastical line of apps at…
  • iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Changing Users' Reading Habits as iPad Usage Declines

    26 November 2014, 1:13 pm by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Since their September launch, Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have produced record-setting revenue and sales for Apple, but looking beyond financials, the handset also is radically changing the reading habits of those who own the large-sized devices, according to…
  • Sony Planning to Launch E-Paper Smartwatch in 2015

    26 November 2014, 11:03 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    A new report from Bloomberg indicates Sony may be gearing up to produce a new line of smartwatches for release next year. The report states the new watch will focus on design and customization over the technological prowess of watches like the…
  • Worldwide Tablet Growth Expected to Slow to 7.2% in 2014 as iPad Sees First Yearly Decline

    25 November 2014, 1:35 pm by: Mitchel Broussard

    The worldwide tablet tablet market is expected to see a significant decline for 2014, according to reports from the International Data Corporation. The tablet market's year-over-year growth is expected to be 7.2% this year, down from 52.5% in 2013. According…
  • BlackBerry Offering Up to $550 for iPhones in Limited-Time Passport 'Trade-Up' Program

    25 November 2014, 10:54 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    Seeking to attract iPhone users to its new Passport smartphone, BlackBerry yesterday announced a new Blackberry Trade-Up Program offering customers up to $550 (CA$600) to trade in an iPhone 4s or higher towards the purchase of a BlackBerry Passport. The…
  • Luxury Watchmakers Cracking Down on 'Pirated' Smartwatch Faces

    24 November 2014, 11:38 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    As smartwatches based on Android Wear and other operating systems continue to proliferate, users have been increasingly looking to download digital likenesses of high-end watch faces onto their favorite wearable tech devices. The luxury watchmakers behind the…
  • Buyer's Guide: Deals on iPad Air 2, iPhone 6, Original iPad Air, iOS Apps, and More

    21 November 2014, 4:52 pm by: Juli Clover

    As we head into Thanksgiving and its accompanying Black Friday shopping holiday, retailers are beginning to offer significant discounts on products in an attempt to lure shoppers ahead of the Black Friday event. Walmart and Best Buy, for example, are offering…
  • Magpul Updates Its Popular 'Field Case' for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

    21 November 2014, 2:40 pm by: Jordan Golson

    Magpul has released updated versions of its popular Field Case for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. The Field Case is a minimalist shell case made from flexible thermoplastic, similar to the company's popular PMAG rifle magazines.The Magpul Field Case for the iPhone 6…
  • Hands-On With Olloclip's New 4-in-1 Photo Lens for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

    20 November 2014, 1:22 pm by: Juli Clover

    Back in October, Olloclip announced a new 4-in-1 Photo Lens designed to fit the iPhone 6 and the 6 Plus. While it was available for pre-order at the time, the new lens has now begun shipping out to customers and will arrive in stores shortly, ahead of the…
  • Things for iOS Now Free as Apple's Featured 'Free App of the Week'

    20 November 2014, 10:23 am by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Cultured Code's popular task management app, Things, is now free for a limited time. The productivity app is being discounted as part of Apple's week-long "Free App of the Week" promotion and is the first time the app has ever been offered for free.…
  • Apple Continues to Boost Maps Efforts with New Business Data Providers

    19 November 2014, 9:29 pm by: Husain Sumra

    Apple has continued its efforts to improve its Maps app with the addition of ten new data providers, according to a new report from Apple Maps Marketing (via 9to5Mac). The new providers specialize in providing Apple with business listings.…
  • 'Sync Solver' Allows Fitbit Users to View Fitness Related Data in Apple's Health App

    19 November 2014, 12:44 pm by: Mitchel Broussard

    Launched on the App Store this week, Sync Solver allows Fitbit wearers to track all of the important information the wearable device calculates on a daily basis directly inside Apple's own Health app without needing to use the dedicated Fitbit app.…
  • Mophie Launches 'Powerstation Plus' External Batteries With Integrated Cables, 2.4A Charging

    19 November 2014, 12:00 pm by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Mophie today expanded its line of universal chargers with new Powerstation Plus models that provide four different battery capacity options to meet consumers' mobile charging needs. The new models feature an anodized, soft-touch, aluminum casing and a hinged…
  • SteelSeries Stratus XL iOS Gaming Controller Launches on Apple Store

    19 November 2014, 11:31 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    The previously announced SteelSeries Stratus XL has officially launched today on the Apple Store. Following in the footsteps of the original Stratus controller, the beefed-up Stratus XL provides a larger frame that gives it some parity to console controllers…
  • Parrot Bebop Drone Landing at Apple Stores in December for $499

    19 November 2014, 10:52 am by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Drone maker Parrot today finalized the pricing for its upcoming Bebop drone, confirming a $499 price tag for the standard package and $899 for the more expensive SkyController version with an extended range wireless controller.…
  • Logitech Announces New AnyAngle Case for iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini

    19 November 2014, 4:00 am by: Juli Clover

    Logitech today announced a new AnyAngle protective case designed for Apple's iPad Air 2 and iPad mini, which includes an "any-angle" foldable cover that can be adjusted to multiple viewing positions for reading, watching movies, and more.…
  • LittleBits Introduces Do-It-Yourself Smart Home Kit for $249

    18 November 2014, 6:18 pm by: Juli Clover

    LittleBits today introduced a new Smart Home Kit, which is designed to turn any household item into an Internet-connected smart device. Rather than buying various smart products, the Smart Home Kit encourages users to "reinvent" the things that they already…

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