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Alibaba Rakes In $1bn In 17 Minutes During Singles’ Day In China

11/11/2014, Singles’ Day in China is similar to Black Friday in the US. While the premise of both events are different, they represent the same thing – huge sales. Earlier today we reported that Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi managed to pull in an impressive...

Microsoft Introduces Clutter For Office 365 To Boost Productivity

11/11/2014, Microsoft has made a couple of Office related announcements over recent weeks and it has something to share with us today as well. The company has announced that starting today it is rolling out Clutter to Office 365 business customers. Powered by Office...

Amazon Confirms Seven New Pilots For 2015

11/11/2014, Amazon already offers a huge library of movies, TV shows and documentaries through its online video streaming service but it has dabbled in original content as well. Not wanting to be left behind by rivals like Netflix, which created some of the most...

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Gets Edward Snowden Role In New Movie

11/11/2014, The boyish looking Joseph Gordon-Levitt is said to take on the role of Edward Snowden in an upcoming movie, according to the folks over at Reuters. As for the person who will direct this upcoming movie, you can expect the class and style of three-time...

Acer UK To Offer One Month Of Free International Skype Calls

11/10/2014, If you happen to be one who actually makes use of Skype when it comes to international calls in an effort to trim costs – whether for the family or in an organization, then here is news for you. Acer UK is currently running a “worldwide”...

Google Leases Airfield From NASA

11/10/2014, It has taken quite some time, but technology giant Google can now lay claim to owning an airfield that they can make use of, at least for a prolonged period of time. Why do we say so? Google’s very own Planetary Ventures wing has decided to sign a lease...

Mozilla Firefox Updated With Improved Privacy Features

11/10/2014, Browsing websites for a surprise present for a loved one? An engagement ring? A surprise holiday? Well nothing would suck more than for them to return home, pop on the computer and accidentally pull up your browsing history and find out what you’ve been...

AT&T Drops Plans For Inflight Internet Service

11/10/2014, Earlier this year AT&T announced that they planned on rolling out inflight internet services which will basically allow passengers to go online, for a fee, of course. This would allow them to compete with the likes of Gogo who already have such...

Walmart Not Accepting Apple Pay Due To High Transaction Fees

11/10/2014, It has merely been a month since Apple Pay went live and already the new payments service has been embraced by dozens of banks and retailers in the U.S. There is a group of big retailers that is blocking Apple Pay in favor of CurrentC, a similar mobile...

President Obama Urges FCC To Protect Net Neutrality

11/10/2014, Net neutrality has a new supporter who happens to be the most powerful man on the planet. President Obama has come out in support of net neutrality and has urged the FCC to reclassify internet service under Title II of the Telecommunications Act, because...

Nokia Job Listing Hints At New Product Categories

11/10/2014, While Nokia’s cellphone division is officially owned by Microsoft, the other part of Nokia is still alive and well and according to a recent job listing, it seems that Nokia could be planning on making new hardware. Nokia’s plans to re-enter the...

Google Barge Was Scrapped Because It Was A Fire Hazard

11/09/2014, Last year the web erupted in frenzy when it was confirmed that two mysterious barges, floating off the coast in San Francisco and Portland, were owned by Google and happened to be related to a super secret project. There was a lot of speculation about the...

Marvel Subpoenas Google For IP Address Of Leaker Of Avengers Trailer

11/07/2014, Avengers: Age of Ultron’s trailer has been released for a while now, but in case you didn’t know, the release of the official trailer was prompted when a leaked (and not so good) copy of the trailer made its way online. Naturally this did not sit well...