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Matthew Sabatini


inFAMOUS: Second Son for PlayStation 4 – Pre-Order Now

inFAMOUS Second Son, a PlayStation 4 exclusive, brings you an action adventure game where surrounded by a society that fears them, superhumans are ruthlessly...

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes – Pre-Order Now on Amazon

  Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, will be released in just over two weeks on Amazon. It will be available on Playstation 4, Playstation...

PS4 Blu-Ray Will Be 3x Faster Than PS3 And PSN Friend...

Sony has confirmed the Blu-Ray player in the Sony PS4 will be 3x faster than was found in the PS3. Sony will also be removing the PSN friend limit.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 With Octa-Core and Super AMOLED HD Coming...

It seems that Samsung just can't stay out of the press. Just over a week after the Galaxy S4 was lauched, rumor has it...

Buy the Nook HD+ and Get a Free Nook Simple Touch...

When you purchase a Nook HD+ between March 24, 2013, and March 31, 2013, you will also receive a free Nook Simple Touch E Ink reader, a $79 value.

Sundar Pichai Takes Over For Andy Rubin As Head of Android

Google CEO Larry Page announced today that Andy Rubin would be moving on from his role as head of Android and that Sundar Pichai would take his place.

BlackBerry Q10 Coming To T-Mobile In May With Full QWERTY

After missing out on the iPhone yet again, it looks like T-Mobile will be doing more business with BlackBerry in 2013.

Apple And Intel Could Strike A Chip Deal For iPhones and...

According to a report from Reuters, Intel could be striking a deal with Apple in the near future.

Apple Plans to Refund 23 Million iTunes Customers For In-App Purchases

Once in a while, you hear about a boy or girl that racked up a huge bill through in-app purchases. Apple is now looking to refund some of these parents.

Google Glass Design Under Fire From Cyborg Steve Mann

Google has been making a push for their Glasses with models, videos, and a whole lot of Sergey Brin.

Mars Rover Put Into “Safe Mode” After Memory Issue

Not including a long 563,000,000 km (350,000,000 mi) journey, NASA's Mars Rover Curiosity has been on Mars for nearly 7 month now.

Sony Spills The Beans On How The PS4 Eye Works

Sony has been toying around with motion recognition ever since the EyeToy in 2003, and then the PS Eye in 2007. Now they haven revealed the PS4 Eye.

To This Day, The Anti-Bullying Video That Went Viral

The video itself is based on an actual poem written by Shane called "To This Day".

iPhone 5 Was World’s Best Selling Smartphone in Q4 2012

Coming out on top, Apple’s iPhone 5 was sold an estimated 27.4 million times worldwide during the fourth quarter of 2012.

NASA: Russian Meteor Was Largest In Over A Century At 10,000...

Remember that meteor that exploded over Russia just 4 days ago? It caused havoc in Chelyabinsk, Russia when 1,200 people and 3,724 buildings were damaged. Videos...

Microsoft Job Listing Confirms Windows Blue And OS Improvements

Two new job postings seem to unofficially confirm that Windows Blue is not only real, but coming for both Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.

Obama to Patent Trolls: Stop Stealing Ideas And Extorting Money

For the fourth year in a row after his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama joined Google and other viewers on Google+ for a "Fireside Hangout".

Raytheon Can Track You Via Your Social Media Accounts

A screencast released by The Guardian shows a principle investigator from Riot demonstrating Raytheon's cyber tracking software.

Apple Fixes Software Bugs With iOS 6.1.1 Update

After iOS 6.1 was released, a few issues became prevalent relating to the lock screen and Microsoft Exchange. Now Apple has responded with a bug fix.

Feature Points On iOS and Android, Earn Free Money For Downloading...

Have you ever wanted to get free money? A new app for Android and iOS, Feature Points, is now offering this feature through something called Feature Points.

Home Depot Ditches BlackBerry For iPhone Prior to Z10 Release

Just over a week ago, RIM (Research In Motion) went through a couple of huge changes. First off, they have officially changed their public brand from...

Injection-Free Vaccination Goes After HIV and Malaria Without the Needle

In a news post published just a few days ago, King's College London announced that their scientists have successfully "demonstrated the ability to deliver...

One in Every Six PCs Sold in Q4 Was An Apple...

With the personal computer market on the rise, one in six PCs sold in Q4 was an Apple iPad. Tablets are quickly becoming the preferred personal computer.

Amazon Kindle Fire HD Ad Puts iPad In Its Place

It's not uncommon for major tech companies to take shots at one another. This time around Amazon goes after the iPad, particularly its high pricing.

iOS 6 Evasi0n Jailbreak Approaches 7 Million Downloads in 4 Days

In just 4 days, the iOS 6 Evasi0n jailbreak has accumulated over 7 million downloads. It is already being dubbed the most popular jailbreak in history.

Ubuntu Phone to be Launched in October 2013

If you have ever heard of Linux, then you probably know of Ubuntu. Now Ubuntu is coming to your phone, with a retail target of Q4 of 2013.

Android 4.1.2 VRBMA2, Verizon Galaxy S3 Jelly Bean Leaked on XDA

In a recent post to the XDA Developers forum, a guide was released to help readers get stock 4.1.2 on their Verizon Galaxy S3's.

Death Star Kickstarter Campaign Creators Ask for $850 Quintillion for Construction

Love the idea of a real Death Star? So do the folks who put up the Death Star Kickstarter Project, asking initially for $30,000 to make more detailed plans.

iOS 6.1 Evasi0n Jailbreak Causes Stock Weather App To Crash, Full...

Some users of the Evasi0n jailbreak tool have now ran into a small issue where the default weather app in iOS isn't working right, luckily there is a fix.

Logitech Introduces New iPad Mini Keyboard Case For $80

The Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad was introduced last summer for £89.99. Now, Logitech has announced the Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for the iPad Mini.

HTC Turns to China and Low-Cost Phones for Better Sales

HTC plans to turn to low-cost phones for better sales, allowing them to expand into emerging markets throughout the globe.

Kyocera Torque Coming to Spring Soon, Rugged and Tough

Sprint has recently released information concerning their new Android 4.0 smartphone, the Kyocera Torque, and its availability for purchase on the Sprint network.

Skype for Android Update Brings Portrait Calling And More Languages

Skype for Android received a nice update today that includes a new tablet friendly feature: video calling in portrait view on your Android tablet.

Facebook Graph Search Arrives For Early Beta Users

Alongside the Graph Search release just 9 days ago, Facebook put out a beta waiting list. Now, according to The Verge, reports have been coming in that Facebook is rolling out Graph Search to early beta users. We joined the waiting list just a few hours after the big event. However, we are having no luck accessing it.

Ramos W42 Boasts Quad Core And 9.4 Inches for $218

Ramos, a Chinese technology company, is trying to cash in on the tablet boom. The device pictured above is the Ramos W42 tablet. It's 9.4 inch IPS display has a 1280 x 800 pixel screen resolution.

Facebook Blocks Twitter’s Vine From Accessing Your Friends

Earlier today, Twitter introduced a new video sharing service called Vine. The main goal of the service is to have social networking users share videos instantly on Twitter and Facebook. The main drawback? Well, there's a few.

Nokia Laser And Catwalk Rumored To Be Verizon’s Next Lumia Devices

With Nokia Lumia sales reaching 4.4 million in Q4, Nokia is looking to continue growing the Lumia line in 2013. For starters, we told you this morning that Nokia is rumored to be preparing up to 6 new devices for the first half of 2013. Soon after that post, even more rumors flooded the web about Nokia's next offerings.

Temple Run 2 Android, Now Available in Google Play

Last week we told you that Imangi Studios was releasing Temple Run 2 for iOS devices. It was also made official by Keith Shepherd, co-founder of Imangi, that an Android version was to be released on January 24th.

Nokia Confirms The End of Symbian With The PureView 808

Nokia first showed off the 808 PureView in February 2012 at Mobile World Congress, with the main feature of the device being its 41 megapixel camera. In addition, the 808 PureView featured Nokia's Sybmian as its operating system, an odd choice considering Nokia's close partnership with Microsoft these days.

FCC Filing Reveals Google Working On Wireless Network

In July of last year, Google unveiled Fiber, an experimental internet service based on fiber optics. Now, Google may be taking their internet service provider role one step further.

MySpace Officially Relaunches With Tons of Timberlake

The new MySpace was introduced on September 24, 2012, over a year after Justin Timberlake and Specific Media purchased MySpace for $35 million. This was a significant drop in price from when News Corp. bought MySpace for $580 million in 2005.

Lenovo Preparing “Convertible” Android Tablet With Intel

After making an appearance at CES 2013 with the IdeaPad Yoga 11S (shown above), Lenovo is reportedly planning to introduce an Android version of the convertible.

Nexus 4 Production Stopped, LG Preparing New Device?

Despite experiencing constant shortages of the Nexus 4, it is being reported that LG is stopping production of the Nexus 4. Sales for the most recent Nexus smartphone were not reported to be through the roof, however, there was enough demand over the past few months to put LG and Google on the hot seat. If the Nexus 4 was doing so well, why would LG be halting production?

Pantech Perception Leaks Out On Verizon With 720p Display

Thanks to a render picked up by Unwired View, we have reason to believe that Pantech is bringing a device similar to the Discover over to Verizon.

Corning Gorilla Glass 3 is Making Devices Even More Indestructible

As represented in the image above, Corning had something new and tough up their sleeve for this year's CES. More specifically, Corning Incorporated is an American based company that works primarily on glass ceramics. Most popularly, the company has become known for their production of Gorilla Glass.

Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A1 Launches in Australia, Virtually Indestructible

Do you work in the rough and tough Australian outback? Or maybe you are just looking for an indestructible tablet? Today is your lucky day. In a recent post to Panasonic's Australian blog, Panasonic announced that they are launching the FZ-A1 Toughpad in Australia.

Huawei Ascend P1 Unlocked Version Launches in the U.S.

In a recent press release, Chinese telecommunications company Huawei announced that they would be releasing the Ascend P1 on Amazon for customers in America.

The New Myspace Starts Sending More “Exclusive” Invitations

Remember Myspace? The website that Facebook destroyed over the past few years? Apparently Mark Zuckerberg and the Facebook team did not do enough to shut down their old competition.

Nexus 7 Dock Set For January 10th Release in the US

The Nexus 7 may still be a hot tablet, but at close to 7 months old, it is definitely not one of the newest on the market. Despite being out for a while now, we have still yet to see an official dock for the Nexus 7.

Windows 8 Store Surpasses 35,000 Apps in Time for New Years

MetroStore scanner claims that the Windows 8 Store now contains 35,971 apps. This is clearly nowhere near what Google Play and the App Store have. However, the Windows 8 Store started with only 10,000 apps on October 30.