If kill switches became standard in all phones, consumers could save big on replacement phones and insurance coverage, according to a researcher from Creighton University.
The social networking giant's $2 billion bet on the virtual reality pioneer is bringing into focus the real costs of becoming a mass market consumer electronics maker.
The Chinese vendor hopes American consumers will snap up its 6.1-inch flagship smartphone through GetHuawei.com, a marketing tactic to spread its name.
At Computex, Synology previewed a number of updates to its consumer network-attached storage lineup, with three key new models on show.
The 2014 winners of the Computex D&I awards are in, with a clever HTC phone case, a digital hi-fi speaker system, a two-in-one split-screen monitor, a car cell-phone holder, and a high-tech gaming mouse taking gold.
Commentary: In economic fight with major publisher, e-tail giant is sacrificing not only authors, but book buyers too.
Both industries receive even lower ratings than last year in a new report from the American Customer Satisfaction Index.
Since last July, about 28 million consumers have opted to finance their phone rather than go the subsidized route.
The version of the Oculus Rift being shown at GDC 2014 is pretty much the same one we saw at CES earlier this year, with a new camera and a new demo.
After Google drastically slashes prices on its cloud storage monthly plans, it's now a matter of time before the other major players react.