Almost two years ago today, on August 31, 2014, the world was shocked by celebrity photos that were allegedly hacked from Apple's cloud service, iCloud. The controversy rocked the media world because of its scale and the rapidity with...
About a week ago Google announced that it would seriously scale back on its Google Fiber initiative because the costs were just too high. The parent company's CEO and co-founder of Google Larry Page gave the Google Fiber unit...
A lot is riding on the success of Windows 10 for Microsoft, and the company knows this only too well. But when Microsoft closed its Windows 10 free upgrade deadline on July 29, they realized that only about 20%...
With less than a week to go for the September 7 launch of the iPhone 7 and its larger sibling the iPhone 7 Plus, curiosity and expectation among iPhone lovers are at a fever pitch.A recently leaked user manual from...
When Steve Jobs was alive, many of the rumors around new iPhones just before the launch was exactly that - rumors. Under Tim Cook, however, the Cupertino smartphone maker is struggling under the onslaught of "accurate rumors" about the...
As an entrepreneur during the early years of technology, you would have had to set up your business the hard way. And one of the first things on your to-do list would have been your IT department.First, you would have...
Lately I've been doing a ton of research into how the iPhone's software is designed, and what I discovered were some amazing things. Did you know there are dozens of super-convenient features on our iOS 9 devices that nobody...
In an earlier article I wrote about online security and privacy, I gave an overview of the types of tracking on the internet and how to browse the web anonymously. We had such an overwhelming response to that piece (linked...
Over the past few weeks I've written several articles on the good and bad of artificial intelligence. On the good side there are projects that make our lives easier; on the bad, there are things that could end our...
Microsoft is truly becoming  a service-oriented company. The company seems to want everything to be available on a subscription basis so you never have to pay to own anything. The latest initiative along those lines is their Rent-a-Surface idea, where...
The European Union just created a new world record of its own by slapping a €13 billion (abotu $14.5 billion) tax bill on Apple, the biggest the Union has ever served on any single company in its history. The ruling...
When superstars do something, it automatically becomes newsworthy. If I attend an Olympic event, for example, a grand total of three people will be very excited. But when tech legend Mark Zuckerberg does something, the whole world watches. But...
It's been nearly two months since we heard anything about the Model 3, but now a photo from one of Tesla's employees is making its rounds, putting to rest speculations that the Model 3 is far behind schedule.So far,...
There's been a lot of discussion lately around whether artificial intelligence will create a human resources nightmare around the world. That's already started, and several jobs are already going the automation way, especially in the fields of manufacturing, industrial...
I'm nearly done being excited by the upcoming iPhone 7. I know that it will be a superior device to all existing iPhones, even if only incrementally. But here's what the head of Apple's design department has in mind...
Personal security is a massive market opportunity. The fact that our modern societies are "relatively safe" does nothing to assure us that we're safe when we're out alone. Not even in the daytime. Women, of course, are generally more...
A while ago we reported that Google Duo - Google's brand new video calling app for mobile devices - would be launching to Apple's App Store and its own Google Play store for Android. The launch itself has been...
Three years ago NASA funded a research program aimed at finding a tasty alternative to the problem of hungry astronauts who spend months in space with only boring pre-packaged meals to eat. The goal of the program was to create food...
So far, Amazon has managed to stay away from most controversial matters in regards to the quality of the products it sells. However, ever since third-party sellers were accepted into Amazon's retail model, there have been problems.Of course, any...
One of the best gifts the Internet has given us is the ability and the freedom to connect to anyone in the world from anywhere in the world and find out anything about anything. But along with that freedom comes...