Software, hardware, interfaces and audio: OSVR has new partners in the fold in advance of its June launch, and a plan to seed some headsets to universities.
Developers can prototype their devices, simulate a full release, then keep the finished products updated through an open source app store.
The ZTE Source offers Cricket customers inexpensive LTE, but if you can spare a bit more money, pass it over for better devices.
Though designed with PCs in mind, these snazzy speakers (reg. $50) can also provide an audio boost to another important appliance.
A Finland-based firm is offering a modular smartphone that's simpler than Google's Project Ara. The open-source device is slated to hit the market in the latter half of 2015.
Updated iOS app lets you send secure group, text, picture and video messages to other Apple mobile devices, and to Android users who have the TextSecure app.
Microsoft is porting its server-side .NET stack to Linux and Mac OS X, and is making more of that stack available as open source.
When you really want to get your point across, nothing beats a hilarious little video clip. Here's how to find them and use them.
At least one company says smartphones don't have to be rectangular slabs.
A new desk lamp is taking over from the lava lamp -- by replacing the boring old wax lava with interactive magnetic fluid.