Skype is killing its smart TV app

 Skype, the Microsoft-owned video calling service, has quietly announced that it will no longer offer an app for smart TVs from June. Read More Microsoft – TechCrunch

Justice Department appeals pro-Apple decision in New York iPhone case

 Authorities in New York have taken the first step to appealing a judge’s ruling last month that denied a request for information held on an iPhone. Read More Apple – TechCrunch

Google joins the Open Compute Project

 Google today announced that it is joining the Open Compute Project (OCP), a five-year-old project founded by Facebook and a number of other companies that aims to drive IT infrastructure ...

Amazon leases 20 Boeing jets to speed up deliveries

 Amazon’s logistics arm is taking a big step forward by leasing a fleet of Boeing 767s that will ship packages to customers in North America. Air Transport Services Group ...

Apple vs FBI: Read Apple’s Opening Statement To Congress Tomorrow

 Apple’s general counsel Bruce Sewell will testify before a congressional Judiciary Committee tomorrow. The hearing has been convened to discuss what is being described as ...

Tim Cook: A Backdoor Into The iPhone Would Be The ‘Software Equivalent Of Cancer’

 Apple CEO Tim Cook has mounted the fiercest argument explaining why Apple is opposed to an FBI order to open the iPhone used by San Bernardino terrorist Syed Farook. Read More Apple ...

Tablets Are Dead

 In 2010, tablets were supposed to be the new hot thing. Apple released the first iPad, Samsung was working on the Galaxy Tab and countless others were about to flood the market ...

Jide’s Slick Remix OS Tweaks Android For PC-Style Productivity

 A startup comprised of a trio of ex-Google engineers is doing something Google has roundly failed to do: make Android compelling on larger screen devices like tablets and even ...

Apple Changed Its Site’s Code So The Word “click” Doesn’t Look Like…

 If you squint, you can see how the word “click” might look inappropriate. But Apple’s too prim and proper for that. So when it wanted the tagline for its new ...

Pro-ISIS Hacker Group Video Threatens Twitter, Facebook CEOs Over Account Suspensions

 Twitter and Facebook have recently claimed to be stepping up their fights against extremist content being hosted on their platforms. Indeed, there is some evidence that certain ...

You Can Now Edit And Format Your Google Docs By Voice

 About six months ago, Google introduced voice typing for Google Docs on the web to allow you to dictate your text into a document. Today it’s taking this feature a step ...

LinkedIn’s First TV Ad Says 3M Members Are Qualified To Become An Astronaut

 Okay, be honest. How many of you dreamed of becoming an astronaut when you were a kid? I certainly did — and in my heart of hearts, I still kind of regret that it didn’t ...