Monthly Archives: May 2013

Google Buzz Is About to Finally Buzz Off

More than 18 months after announcing that it was shutting down Google Buzz, Google is taking the final steps in snuffing out the platform. According to an email sent to Buzz users, as of July 17, 2013, Google will remove … Continue reading

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Skycore launches cross-carrier delivery of Apple’s Passbook items by MMS

  Apple’s Passbook reads data from .pkpass files, which can be attached to email messages and embedded on web sites. The system lets Safari and Mail clients running on Mac, iPhone, iPod and iPad devices to automatically import tickets, digital … Continue reading

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FDA begins cracking down on medical diagnosis apps starting with ‘uChek’ iPhone urinalysis app

Bloomberg reports the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is launching a first of its kind inquiry into medical diagnosis apps starting with the ‘uChek’ urine analysis app from Biosense Technologies. The free app, which is currently still on the App … Continue reading

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Microsoft Announces the Xbox One

After months of speculation and rumors, Microsoft detailed its next generation console — the Xbox One — to a packed room in Redmond, Wash., Tuesday. The Xbox One, described by Don Mattrick, president of the Interactive Entertainment Business for Microsoft, … Continue reading

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Yahoo announces 1TB Flickr accounts, new UI with high-resolution photos

As part of a special media event on Monday, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer unveiled major changes to photo management and sharing service Flickr, with full resolution image support, 1 terabyte of storage for each user, and a revamped user interface. … Continue reading

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Yahoo! Buys Tumblr in $1.1B Deal

  Yahoo said in a statement, Per the agreement and our promise not to screw it up, Tumblr will be independently operated as a separate business. David Karp will remain CEO. The product, service and brand will continue to be … Continue reading

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myPhoneDesktop Allows You to Send Data from Mac/PC to iPhone

myPhoneDesktop allows you to send data from your Mac, Windows, or Linux PC to your iPhone right from your desktop, allowing you to call phone numbers, open map routes, save images into your Photo album, etc. with your keyboard and … Continue reading

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