Blackberry Boldly Goes Where No Manufacturer Has Gone Before

(image: engadget) Thursday marked the first Blackberry earnings call with CEO John Chen where Chen has been at the helm for the entire reporting period. Chen seems to have stunned most of the technology and investment community by reporting stronger than expected results. The Waterloo based smartphone company, that was once at the [...]

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Amazon Unveils the 3D Amazon Fire Phone

Amazon Fire Phone Via The Huffington Post After much speculation about the device, Amazon made it official and announced the Fire Phone at a press event in Seattle Wednesday. The device is much more impressive than anyone had speculated. Beyond the 3D interface, there are some serious features in the Fire Phone. Firefly [...]

Bringing Smartphones To The Blind

I can't imagine what it would be like to lose my eye sight. Many take their eye sight for granted. So many of us have the latest and greatest Android or iPhones and use them every day. The touch screen makes the smartphone extremely convenient, but can you imagine trying to navigate the touchscreen of [...]

EdTech: Sprint Donating Internet For 50,000 US Students

The EdTech revolution is on and companies big and small, and everywhere in between are getting in. Google has an arm already, Goodle For Education which has tailored the Google Play store and Google Apps specifically for educators and education under the "Google For Education" banner. After polling educators across events like SXSWedu and the [...]

Mozilla to Offer $25 Firefox OS Phones in India

On Tuesday June 10, Mozilla announced that they will soon begin selling "ultra-low-cost" Firefox OS devices in India. Back at MWC, Mozilla announced that they had begun working with Spreadtrum to "deliver turnkey Firefox OS reference designs with Spreadtrum's entry-level smartphone chipsets."Spreadtrum Press Releases, "Spreadtrum and Mozilla Take Aim at Global Smartphone Accessibility with Turnkey Solution [...]

T-Mobile Targets World Cup Fans With Shakira Ad And Uncarrier Snark

Does the way the wireless business operates have absolutely anything to do with World Cup Soccer? No it does not. Unless of course you're John Legere run T-Mobile, then at has everything to do with wireless carriers and contracts. That's the stretch that T-Mobile is going for an advertisement featuring their newest spokesperson Shakira. The [...]

Nokia’s Next Wave of Flagships to Include 3D Touch Technology

Ever since Microsoft completed its purchase of Nokia's Device Business back in late April, there has not been a whole lot of news about Windows Phone. Sure, there were some hints here and there, but no real solid news. That changed a few days ago. @evleaks recently published a look at the the upcoming product [...]

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Hints of Renewed HTC Microsoft Partnership

  Earlier this week during the Computex Conference in Taipei, Microsoft showed off some new Windows Phone partners. Among the new hardware partners are¬†BLU, InFocus Corp., Prestigio and Yezz. However, the biggest Windows Phone news out of the conference was a subtle hint than HTC may be on board as a new partner. When Nick [...]

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Beats Releases World Cup Campaign And Includes Apple

Beats has prepared a mini movie that's leading into an advertising campaign to run during the World Cup. Like many of Beats advertising and short films, the ad is interspersed with celebrities from music and sports. Omar Johnson is still heading up the Beats marketing department and there's no reason to believe that Apple won't [...]

Netflix Not Backing Down From Verizon

There's a war going on between Netflix and Verizon and it doesn't appear that it's going to slow down anytime soon. Netflix has been trying to become more transparent to it's customers and at the same time, they've been working on deals directly with broadband providers to get the optimal speed for their users. Netflix [...]