40 Results for



$100,000 payday for discoverer of Microsoft Windows bug

Microsoft pays cold hard cash to a British security researcher who uncovered a bug in a preview version of the operating system.

By October 10, 2013


Discover more places to use Apple Pay with this free app

Apple Pay has a discoverability problem, and this app wants to fix that.

By November 11, 2015


Hello, Galaxy house: Why your smart home is Samsung's next big thing

The company is banking on the fact that you'll eventually want everything in your home to talk to each other. Guess what? Samsung already builds a lot of those things.

By September 4, 2015


Video games aren't all guns and gore; artistic titles are on the rise

When it comes to setting themselves apart, small studios have one especially effective tool in their arsenal.

By November 23, 2014


Microsoft to release Windows 8.1 update on April 8

At its annual Build confab, Microsoft wants to make it clear that the update's mission is to welcome frustrated mouse and keyboard users back to Windows 8.1.

By April 2, 2014


Sling ups the app ante: Android and iOS updates add Roku support, Windows 8 app on deck

Slingbox users are getting improved mobile apps, Roku compatibility, and -- soon -- even a dedicated Windows 8 app.

By November 18, 2013


PS4 declassified: How Sony used its PS3 mistakes to build the ultimate developer's console

The PlayStation 3 was a troubled machine, launching at a price that gave gamers fits, and using technologies that gave developers headaches. This is how Sony avoided making the same mistakes twice.

By November 13, 2013


How BlackBerry could be a last-minute fixer-upper

commentary BlackBerry's darkest days arrived after the handset and OS that were supposed to save it. A couple of tweaks and a bit of time, though, could still improve its standing.

By October 30, 2013


Telefonica's Yotam Ben-Ami fights for Firefox phones (Q&A)

The Spanish carrier has a lot riding on Mozilla's mobile OS. Its director of open Web devices reveals Latin America sales data that show Firefox OS has a shot at becoming the third mobile OS.

By October 18, 2013


Researchers warn of SCADA equipment discoverable via Google

Google searches find critical infrastructure equipment that could be remotely controlled over the Internet.

By August 2, 2011