As sale rumors swirl, Essential claims it’s focusing on ‘game-changing’ products

Essential, the company launched last year by Android co-founder Andy Rubin, is considering selling itself. The news comes after dismal sales of its first product launch, the Essential Phone (PH-1). The...

Could this Z-Wave vulnerability put millions of smart home devices at risk?

Researchers have discovered a Z-Wave vulnerability which could make more than 100 million smart home devices with Z-Wave technology hackable. Z-Wave says its technology is secure. The post Could this Z-Wave...

Here’s how to figure out what size TV you should purchase

Here are a few tips for picking what size TV to buy for any situation, including where to find a TV’s measurements, ideal viewing distance, and picture quality vs. size....

Snapchat launches less creepy Send and Request Location features

Snapchat is taking another shot at location after its always-on coordinate-broadcasting Snap Map proved a bit invasive for some users. Snapchat now lets you send your on-going real-time location to...

U.S. jury awards Apple $539 million in Samsung patent retrial

(Reuters) - After nearly five days of deliberations, a U.S. jury on Thursday said Samsung Electronics Co Ltd should pay $539 million to Apple Inc for copying patented smartphone features,...

Memorial Day discounts have begun and here are our favorite laptop picks

If you're shopping for a new notebook, now is the time to invest. Manufacturers are slashing prices for the Memorial Day weekend including big blowouts by Dell, HP, Microsoft, and...

Andy Rubin’s Essential is reportedly up for sale and has cancelled work on its...

Essential, the smartphone company helmed by Android co-creator Andy Rubin, is trying to sell itself and has cancelled development of its next phone, Bloomberg reports. The report states that Essential...

U.S. jury awards Apple $539 million in Samsung patent retrial: CNET

(Reuters) - After nearly five days of deliberations, a U.S. jury on Thursday said Samsung Electronics Co Ltd should pay $539 million Apple Inc for copying patented smartphone features, technology...

OpenStack in transition

OpenStack is one of the most important and complex open-source projects you’ve never heard of. It’s a set of tools that allows large enterprises ranging from Comcast and PayPal to stock...

Exclusive: U.S. bill would force tech companies to disclose foreign software probes

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. tech companies would be forced to disclose if they allowed American adversaries, like Russia and China, to examine the inner workings of software sold to the...