Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.
Silk Labs wants to weave its software and services into all the new networked devices coming to homes of the future. Behind it: a trio fresh from the ambitious Firefox OS smartphone project.
The event formerly known as the iTunes Festival takes place in London throughout September.
Canon announced three new series of inkjet printers with improved ink cartridges, faster installation times and cloud printing access by way of Canon's updated print app for smartphones.
Although Kia's renderings leave much to the imagination, the Korean automaker notes in a press release that its new Sportage small SUV, to be unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show, indicates "the future face of Kia."
The social network now allows users to chat privately without feeling constrained by a space limit. Blabbermouths, however, will get cut off at 10,000 characters.
As the tablet market slows, mobile computing is gravitating toward devices that can convert from a tablet to a laptop and back again.
The company will skip bringing its next flagship smartphone through carriers and go after consumers online. It has built a phone designed to work with every US carrier.
The ride-hailing company will hand-deliver the Chinese smartphone maker's new phablet to impatient buyers in Singapore and Malaysia.
Maps in OS X now has public transit maps for some cities and does it better than Google Maps. It also lets you shoot directions to your iPhone.