Sony Xperia Z4 quietly launches with few minor upgrades

Mellisa Tolentino | April 20th

Sony Corp. has quietly launched its flagship smartphone, the Xperia Z4, in Japan. If you’re wondering why the quiet launch, it might be due to the fact that the device doesn’t have any outstanding...»

What you missed in the Smart World: Smart devices, new partnerships and a smart drone

Mellisa Tolentino | April 20th

This week’s Smart World Series features a new smart drone, startups that help you retrofit your smart home, a new round of funding for a mobile vision company, and new devices and partnerships for the connected world. For those...»

Facebook makes “big strides” in fighting fake likes

Eric David | April 20th

It may seem strange that people would be willing to spend money on fake likes on Facebook, but it is a big enough problem that Facebook has been forced to continuously create new systems to combat...»

Looming Windows Server 2003 end of support poses problems for businesses

Mike Wheatley | April 20th

Even though they had years of warning, millions of businesses were left scrambling last year when Microsoft withdrew support for Windows XP, a massively popular operating system that still runs on almost twenty percent of...»

6 Apple Watch apps to help you manage your money

Collen Kriel | April 20th

An estimated one million people pre-ordered an Apple Watch on April 10, spending on average $503.83 per watch. If you are one of those people, you may want to use your Apple Watch to...»

Is history repeating itself? VC in Q1 2015 was the highest since Q1 2000

Duncan Riley | April 19th

A new report set to be released by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) is said to show that the second great tech bubble may be in full swing, with venture capital in the first quarter of 2015 hitting its highest level...»

Instagram clarifies rules to allow photos of breastfeeding, other nudity still banned

Eric David | April 17th

Instagram has updated its community guidelines to explicitly allow photos showing breastfeeding or post-mastectomy scars, but other forms of nudity are still forbidden. "We're not changing any of the policies," Instagram’s director of public policy ...»

Lost your Android phone? Google it.

Mellisa Tolentino | April 16th

Have you misplaced, lost or had your mobile device stolen? If so, you can now locate your device and even lock or remotely wipe the device using a native app or by installing and using a third-party app. Google...»

Trapit launches employee advocacy and social selling platform

Eric David | April 16th

Employee advocacy and social selling are growing trends in businesses where companies look for ways to empower employees to become authentic champions for their brands. Unfortunately, the way many companies go about this is by sharing...»

Apple Watch pre-orders by the numbers: analysts and polls

Collen Kriel | April 16th

Since it was unveiled in September, the Apple Watch has been the subject of an excessive amount of speculation. Perhaps the most speculated topic of them all has been the question of the Apple Watch’s possible success or...»