Think online or mobile banking is just for Gen X or Gen Y? Think again.
Ear buds, the miniature headphones that are commonly used with portable music players and mobile phones, have ruled the marketplace for years. Recently, though, they've been losing ground to old-school, full-size headphones -- sometimes called "cans" -- that promise to offer better sound or a more private listening experience.
Security threats are becoming more complex with the explosion in devices and growth of electronic commerce and online social networking.
Once you've made the choice to switch to a tablet
computer, you've got a lot more choices ahead of you.
Giving an e-reader user a printed book is like presenting him a manual typewriter. It's a nice gesture, but the book will most likely gather dust while he whips through the newest best-sellers on his device. Luckily for gift-givers, almost all booksellers have added options to their websites to make giving e-books easier.
Sales of the iPhone, iPad and other computing devices have soared so fast that classes at Apple stores fill up fast, and even non-profits can't keep up with demand to teach Apple functions and systems, according to the non-profit Palm Beach Phoenix Apple User Group.
It's not a secret that companies target customers in their advertising. But they may be watching you a bit more closely than you think, and it could cost you money.
According to an article in "Trends in Genetics," a Stanford
biochemist studied thousands of brains and things and concluded that
humans were becoming measurably dumber.
Today, Nintendo will release the Wii U, a new system designed to bridge the core and casual markets. The Wii U is a new console, not an add-on for the existing Wii.
Juxta Labs today announced the launch of WordTag, an iOS and Facebook app that tests users' wits and creativity with a fun and social word-guessing game. Ranking as one of the top two word game apps in the United Kingdom and Canada, WordTag is suitable for social gamers of all ages.
Like most well-adjusted Americans, I check my smartphone every 5 to 10 seconds. If I don't, my hands sweat and I feel guilty for depriving the world of all the interesting things I have to say or text or tweet.
Microsoft is pushing the play button on a new music initiative to take on iTunes and streaming services, such as Spotify.
A good online footprint is a powerful way to position and package one's capabilities, network and access. It also allows friends, batchmates, headhunters and prospective employers to find you.
Apple's much-rumored iPad mini will have its official debut at an event Oct. 23, U.S. tech-watching websites report insiders as saying.
Despite the hardware wars and the multibillion-dollar lawsuits over operating systems, a 3G phone without attractive applications is not really more useful than a cheap mobile with a 1-2-Call SIM.