The Interesting Bits ... and Bytes

The new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook, which went on sale today, offers Samsung hardware together with Barnes & Noble apps.

August 20, 2014 1:09 PM EDT

The HTC One (M8) for Windows is the first time that a phone is available for two completely different operating systems. 

August 19, 2014 1:13 PM EDT

Remember the razor/razor-blade model of sales? Why hasn't Amazon picked up that lesson for its new Fire Phone?

August 06, 2014 12:16 PM EDT
Photograph by Rama, Wikimedia Commons, Cc-by-sa-2.0-fr

Old-fashioned landlines (also known at POTS, for "Plain Old Telephone Service" -- yes, really) allowed two (or more) people to speak at the same time, with all the sound (and occasionally, let's face it, fury) audible to both parties. Sometimes I miss that.

July 07, 2014 3:01 PM EDT

The Native Union Jump Cable is small, nicely designed and a good way to keep your battery topped up when needed.

July 02, 2014 4:16 PM EDT

Samsung is  trying its best to become, if not the sole purveyor of Android devices, certainly the top source. With all the usual sound and fury, the company has announced its latest tablet: the Samsung Galaxy Tab S, a new high-end device with sleek lines, an impressively light weight and a very bright, sharp screen.

June 12, 2014 8:01 PM EDT

While, as a technology journalist, I try to maintain a certain objectivity about the products and companies I cover, I can't help regretting it when a company that had a good idea and a well-implemented product doesn't make it. 

June 02, 2014 9:39 AM EDT

The LG G3 appears to be designed for the professional who wants something that offers good looks, powerful features, a long-lasting battery and software that you don't have to study to understand.

May 28, 2014 9:46 AM EDT

With the Surface Pro 3,  Microsoft may be finally going after its true audience -- business and creative professionals.

May 20, 2014 3:39 PM EDT
Acer

While it's not the top of the tablet line, the Acer Iconia One 7 is a solid choice for users who want a good-enough device for Web surfing, social networking and the occasional video without breaking their budget.

May 08, 2014 12:51 PM EDT
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