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CNN/Money: Is THIS Apple’s new Smartwatch?

CNN/Money: Is THIS Apple’s new Smartwatch?

AppleSmartwatchIn the patent filing, Apple (AAPLTech30) revealed a square smartwatch design, but it didn’t disclose too many more details about the iWatch.

Most of what the company revealed shows that the device may have many of the same features as its competitors’ smartwatches — a touchscreen, an accelerometer, a GPS receiver, Bluetooth, and alerts via vibration. The iWatch connects to a mobile device,…

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(Suppose) Screenshot of Windows 9 Making the Rounds

(Suppose) Screenshot of Windows 9 Making the Rounds

MicrosoftLogoAccording to The Verge, that is claiming that they have obtained a Screenshot of the new Start menu in the upcoming Windows 9 operating system.

“Microsoft provided an early look at its new Start Menu for a future version of Windowsearlier this year, but freshly leaked screenshots are offering an even closer look at the company’s progress towards its major desktop revamp. Two screenshots have emer…

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Amazon.com announces ‘Kindle Unlimited’

Early Friday, Amazon.com announced Kindle Unlimited.  The service allows a customer to pay one flat fee in order to download thousands of ebooks, audiobooks, etc.  

Amazon.com announces ‘Kindle Unlimited’

Early Friday, Amazon.com announced Kindle Unlimited.  The service allows a customer to pay one flat fee in order to download thousands of ebooks, audiobooks, etc.  

Microsoft to discontinue 18,000 jobs in 2014, laying off more than 14% of their workforce

Microsoft to discontinue 18,000 jobs in 2014, laying off more than 14% of their workforce

MicrosoftLogoA few days ago, we reportedthat Microsoft’s new CEO was getting ready for a big shakeup at Microsoft.

The ax has come down that the company will be eliminating 18,000 jobs (about 14% of their workforce) over the coming months.  This comes as the company is trying to gain its footing after the lackluster sales of its Windows 8 operating system.

The layoffs are the most ever in the company’s…

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Apple outlines Apple and IBM pact

Apple outlines Apple and IBM pact

AppleIBMApple has dedicated an area on their web site to outline how the company and IBM plan on bringing the Mac to the business world.

The below is the official press release:

Apple and IBM Forge Global Partnership to Transform Enterprise Mobility

CUPERTINO, California and ARMONK, New York—July 15, 2014—Apple® and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced an exclusive partnership that teams the market-leading…

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Google now warns iOS users of Adobe Flash

Search giant Google added another board to Flash’s coffin on Tuesday with the announcement that it would warn users searching from mobile devices — like Apple’s iPhone or Android handsets — when the contents of a search result were “mostly Flash.” Source: AppleInsider.com  

Google now warns iOS users of Adobe Flash

Search giant Google added another board to Flash’s coffin on Tuesday with the announcement that it would warn users searching from mobile devices — like Apple’s iPhone or Android handsets — when the contents of a search result were “mostly Flash.” Source: AppleInsider.com  

Microsoft’s new CEO prepping company for BIG shakeup

Microsoft’s new CEO prepping company for BIG shakeup

MSCEO2014Source: TheVerge.com

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella sent a broad email to all employees today outlining the company’s ambitions for the new financial year. Top of the agenda is reshaping what the “core” of Microsoft is, and Nadella admits the devices and services description, introduced by former CEO Steve Ballmer, was helpful, but that “we now need to hone in on our unique strategy.” That unique…

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Oracle Ends Java Support for Windows XP

Oracle Ends Java Support for Windows XP

WindowsXPLogoBy: TechWorld.com and InfoWorld.com:

Windows XP hold-outs pay attention. If you run the Java runtime on XP, it looks as if the current version is about as good as it gets. The next version, 7u65 and 8u11, due to ship in the middle of July, will not support or run on XP.

Oracle hasn’t announced this so much as sneaked out the information on its Java support site.

[ It’s time to rethink security.…

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FTC: T-Mobile made millions in Bogus Charges

FTC: T-Mobile made millions in Bogus Charges

T-MobileLogoAP: T-Mobile USA knowingly made hundreds of millions of dollars off its customers in potentially bogus charges, a federal regulator alleged Tuesday in a complaint likely to mar the reputation of a household name in wireless communications.

In its complaint filed in a federal court in Seattle, the Federal Trade Commission claimed that T-Mobile billed consumers for subscriptions to premium text…

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Apple announces Q3 FY14 Conference Call