PS4 Sales to Slow Down After Record Year: Sony

Sony shipped 20 million PS4s last financial year as per its latest earnings report. It ended the 2015 financial year at 40 million PS4s. However the company expects hardware sales to decline for the full financial year and expects online digital sales to be more important going forward. It plans to move another 18 million […]

Cyanogen Shutting Down Services by December 31; CyanogenMod to Transition to Open-Source Lineage OS

HIGHLIGHTS Cyanogen-supported nightly builds will be discontinued on December 31 CyanogenMod will live on as Lineage OS The company says decision taken as part of the ongoing consolidation After months of internal turmoil, Cyanogen finally announced that it will shut down all services and Cyanogen-supported nightly builds on December 31. The company revealed that the […]

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek Becomes Chairman as Co-Founder Steps Down

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek Becomes Chairman as Co-Founder Steps Down Spotify co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Daniel Ek is consolidating power over the world’s largest music streaming service, taking on the role of chairman ahead of a planned initial public offering as soon as next year. Martin Lorentzon, a co-founder of Spotify, is stepping down […]

Microsoft Doubles Down on Cybersecurity with Improvements to Windows Defender

  Microsoft’s Windows Defender is getting a major retooling to improve its ability to combat malware. This week, 23,000 IT professionals are gathered at the Microsoft Ignite conference in Atlanta to learn about some of the latest technology advancements in security, intelligence and the cloud. One of the most talked about topics is Windows Defender, […]

After Kickass Torrents, Torrentz.eu Shuts Down

HIGHLIGHTS Kickass Torrents, the world’s biggest piracy website, was shut down earlier Torrentz.eu announced farewell on their website Search feature has been disabled on its still active website Weeks after torrents site Kickass Torrents was shut down following the arrest of alleged founder Artem Vaulin in Poland, another major player Torrentz.eu appears to have shut […]

Double Trouble For Twitter With Revenue and Stocks Down

Has the Twitter success story run its course? That’s the question being posed on Wall Street after Twitter reported disappointing revenue growth in the first quarter of 2016 recently. In the first quarter, Twitter reported $595 million in revenue, well below the $607.8 million that analysts were expecting. The company added 5 million users, but fell […]

Prince Charles Tours Down Under Amid Union Flag Debate

Britain’s Prince Charles and his wife Camilla qill start the 12-day trip in which they will visit a dozen different cities and towns in Australia and New Zealand. (File Photo) WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND:  Britain’s Prince Charles on Wednesday launches a potentially awkward tour Down Under, where New Zealand’s premier is pushing to drop the Union […]

BlackBerry Diehards aren’t going down with out a wi-fi

Darren Kao has two apps on his Sony Xperia Android cellphone WeChat to stay in touch together with hischinese clients, and the Starbucks pockets, for his morning caffeine repair. For the entirety else, he’swere given his trusty BlackBerry. Kao is certainly one of a shrinking tribe of diehard BlackBerry lovers committed to navigating currentlifestyles with […]