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apple-iphone6-092214.jpg Technology giant Apple, Inc. announced Monday it has set a new record for first weekend sales of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, having breached the 10 million mark within just three days of its sales launch on September 19. Sales came from the U.S., Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore and the UK over the weekend.

ios-8-091814.jpg Apple's iOS 8 went live on Wednesday and the mobile giant is aiming towards greater integration between devices with the new update. The new OS is compatible with any OS device iPhone 4s and later and will allow users to not only integrate their own devices but also share more with family and friends.

Sony-091714.jpg Japanese consumer electronics company Sony Corp. said it now sees significantly wider loss than previously expected in its fiscal year ending March 31, 2015, due to the impairment of goodwill in the mobile communications segment. Meanwhile, the firm maintained its sales forecast. Citing the downward revision, Sony has determined not to pay interim dividend or year-end dividend for the

Software giant Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) announced late Tuesday an eleven percent increase in quarterly dividend and added two new directors to the board. However, the dividend increase is the smallest since 2009, and half of last year's hike. "As we continue to focus on the company's transformation...

Facebook has created a setting that will allow users to determine whether they want posts to disappear. In a FAQ titled "How do I post something and set it to expire?" the social networking site notes that "Setting posts to expire is only available in some areas right now."

Google-Android-One-091614.jpg Google Inc. (GOOG) finally fulfilled its promise of offering affordable smartphones for aspiring android users, when it finally launched Android One project in India on Monday. The company rolled out three smartphones in collaboration with Indian mobile players Karbonn, Spice and Micromax. Priced...

Apple Inc. (AAPL) announced a first day pre-orders of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, with over four million in the first 24 hours. The company noted that demand for the new iPhones exceeds the initial pre-order supply and while a significant amount will be delivered to customers beginning on Friday and...

chromebook-android-091214.jpg Chromebooks, laptops that use Web-based applications, will now have four mobile apps from the Google's mobile Android operating system. The Chrome Store now stocks the popular note-taking app Evernote, the looping-videos creator Vine, language instructor Duolingo, and Sight Words, a word-learning...

Following its summer unveiling of the Amazon Fire smartphone, the internet giant has slashed its sale price to $0.99. The phone initially retailed for nearly $200.

Internet search giant Google, Inc. has acquired medical device startup Lift Labs for an undisclosed amount. San Fransisco-based Lift Labs is a startup that makes a tremor-canceling device to help people with Parkinson's disease to cancel the shiver that transfers on to the spoon while eating. The...

ApplePay-091014.jpg Apple CEO Tim Cook unveiled  the company's latest  iphones - the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, along with its long-rumored pet product Apple watch, at an event in California on Tuesday. While showcasing its products, the tech giant also announced the launch of  its brand new mobile payment platform called...

GMCadillac-090914.jpg General Motors says that it will equip its cars with driverless control and improved communications technology by 2016. Mary Barra, GM's chief exec, said that the company will release a car equipped with vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) technology and autonomous driving capabilities in the next two years.

Owners of the August First bakery in Vermont have eliminated their customers access to Wi-Fi, dubbing the café a "Laptop Free Bakery." Husband and wife Phil Merrick and Jodi Whalen say that their Burlington area business has been better since the ban.

Lumia830-090814.jpg September has started off with tech companies flaunting their hot new gadgets, the latest one being Microsoft's Lumia 830, which was unveiled at IFA 2014 held in Berlin. The new 4G-enabled Lumia 830 is the slimmest and lightest of all Nokias till date and is the result of Microsoft's efforts to make...

iphones-090514.jpg Apple has confirmed plans to unveil two new editions of the iPhone along with a wearable computer nicknamed the iWatch in a press conference next week. The press conference is scheduled to take place in the same venue in which Steve Jobs debuted the first Macintosh computer in 1984—the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino, California.