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BlackBerry Reports Higher Software Sales Amid First-Quarter Loss

June 23, 2015 1:57 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The company's loss equated to 5 cents per share.

Microsoft Shuffles Leadership Team

June 17, 2015 2:51 pm | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is changing up his top management team.

AT&T Hit With Record $100M Fine For Unlimited Data Plans

June 17, 2015 2:44 pm | by Anne Flaherty, The Associated Press | News | Comments

AT&T offered consumers "unlimited" data, but slowed Internet speeds after a certain amount...

Tech News Of The Week: BlackBerry Android Smartphone

June 12, 2015 1:20 pm | by Jon Minnick, Associate Editor | News | Comments

This edition looks at Sony’s plans for a comeback and the home battery from Mercedes-Benz.

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Oculus' Virtual-Reality Headset To Simulate Touch, Gestures

June 12, 2015 9:54 am | by Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

"This isn't science fiction," Luckey said of the Rift. "This is reality."

Tesla's Musk Pitches Battery System To Utilities

June 9, 2015 1:37 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Musk asked utility executives to partner with him to deliver more reliable power to homes.

Apple Announces Major Product Upgrades

June 9, 2015 9:20 am | by Ryan Nakashima, Brandon Bailey, The Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple showed off a host of new software features for its iPhones, iPads and Mac computers.

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The Weird Virtual Reality Of Google's Project Tango

June 4, 2015 3:20 pm | by The Verge | Videos | Comments

It can create amazing experiences that straddle augmented and virtual reality.

Apple Watch: Soon Available For Sale In Stores

June 4, 2015 3:01 pm | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Apple also said it's cutting through a backlog of online orders.

New Disney Toys Combine High-Tech Gadgets, Old-School Play

June 2, 2015 2:57 pm | by Ryan Nakashima, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

The toys engage kids interested in an online component while keeping them active.

Apple's Siri Has New Role In New 'Smart' Home Systems

June 2, 2015 10:06 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

The new products could be an important step for the emerging industry of "smart" homes.

Six Household Items That Are Watching You

June 2, 2015 9:37 am | by Kaylie Duffy, Associate Editor | Blogs | Comments

Although they are designed to simplify our lives, they also pose data security risks.

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Microsoft Windows 10, With Mobile In Mind, Arrives In July

June 1, 2015 1:49 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Microsoft Corp. says Windows 10 will be available in 190 countries as a free upgrade.

Breaking Down The #GoogleIO2015 Event

May 28, 2015 3:08 pm | by Abbey Dean, Editor | News | Comments

My breakdown (in tweets) of the #GoogleIO2015 event.

Android Wear Evolves To Answer Apple Watch

May 28, 2015 2:19 pm | by Wall Street Journal | Videos | Comments

Android Wear got its biggest update yet, appearing first in the LG Watch Urbane.

Volvo App To Connect With Smartwatches

May 28, 2015 12:27 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Drivers will soon be able to connect their smartwatches to their cars.

Software Glitch Can Cause iPhones To Crash

May 27, 2015 5:08 pm | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Some pranksters are using the glitch to crash other peoples' phones.

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GM To Offer Android, Apple Systems In Many 2016 Models

May 27, 2015 4:07 pm | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

Nearly every major automaker will begin offering CarPlay or Android Auto by 2016.

Latest In Fast-Food Tech: Swipe A Code, Meet Your Fisherman

May 26, 2015 12:30 pm | by Patrick Whittle, The Associated Press | News | Comments

Meet the app that lets you see a fish's backstory while in the supermarket aisle.

Apple Promotes Tech Guru Jonathan Ive As Head Of Design

May 26, 2015 9:57 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The role, a newly created position within Apple, will establish Ive's leadership.

Apple Updates MacBook Pro, Cuts Price On High-End iMac

May 19, 2015 10:06 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The news comes ahead of Apple's worldwide developers conference.

Appeals Court Curbs Award In Apple-Samsung Fight

May 18, 2015 12:30 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The ruling appears to negate $382 million of what the jury originally awarded to Apple.

Should Soldiers Be Allowed To Use Smartwatches?

May 15, 2015 9:52 am | by Megan Crouse, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The Army is looking into new regulations as smartwatches become more popular.

When Wearables Actually Work

May 13, 2015 3:25 pm | by Melissa Fassbender, Editor | Blogs | Comments

I remain hesitant about the many expert reports that predict our future.

Samsung Announces New Push Into Internet-Connected Gadgets

May 13, 2015 10:46 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Samsung wants to sell the digital brains that will go into billions of "smart" home appliances, industrial sensors and other Internet-connected gadgets — even if the gadgets aren't made by Samsung.

Review: Small Life Enhancements Come With Apple Watch

May 6, 2015 10:14 am | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Think of it as a Swiss Army knife with a collection of tools that don't seem necessary — until you find yourself using them.

Apple Watch Confused By Tattoos

May 1, 2015 10:39 am | by Meagan Crouse, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

“Permanent or temporary changes to your skin, such as some tattoos, can also impact heart rate sensor performance,” Apple wrote.

Technical Problem Could Curb Apple Watch Availability

April 30, 2015 2:31 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The Wall Street Journal reports that the taptic engine made by China-based AAC Technologies Holdings breaks down over time, which forced the tech giant to scrap some already-completed watches.

Review: A Week With The Apple Watch

April 21, 2015 3:27 pm | by Bloomberg News | Videos | Comments

The Apple Watch is a huge new release for the company. Bloomberg's Josh Topolsky spent a week with the new watch and can tell you if it's worth your money.

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