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Rumor: Apple holding special iPhone event September 9th

According to a web site called Re/code, Apple is prepping to have a special event on September 9th.  

Rumor: Apple holding special iPhone event September 9th

According to a web site called Re/code, Apple is prepping to have a special event on September 9th.  

Microsoft to Samsung: Pay up!

Microsoft to Samsung: Pay up!

MoneyPileCNN/Monday:

Samsung is supposed to pay Microsoft (MSFT, Tech30) a royalty for every Android smartphone it sells. That’s part of a patent-sharing agreement the two companies negotiated in 2011. But Microsoft claims that Samsung failed to pay it on time last fall and is refusing to pay interest on the late payment.

“After spending months trying to resolve our disagreement, Samsung has made clear in…

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Apple introduces new MacBook Pros with faster processor and more

Early Tuesday, Apple introduced new MacBook Pros with a faster processor, Retina display,  CD/DVD Superdrive, and larger RAM choices and more for a price cut of just $1,099.00 (cutting the price to $100.00 off the older models). For more information, click here.

Apple introduces new MacBook Pros with faster processor and more

Early Tuesday, Apple introduced new MacBook Pros with a faster processor, Retina display,  CD/DVD Superdrive, and larger RAM choices and more for a price cut of just $1,099.00 (cutting the price to $100.00 off the older models). For more information, click here.

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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