Microsoft Pits Cortana Against Siri in New Video Commercial

by Hitesh Arora | Microsoft on Sunday launched a new commercial that pits its voice-based virtual assistant, Cortana, against Apple's counterpart, Siri. In the showdown, as expected, Cortana wins hands-down, with Siri...

Microsoft Gives Sneak Peek at New Selfie-Focused Smartphone

via reuters | Microsoft Corp's hardware chief gave employees a sneak peek at a 'selfie' phone featuring a 5 megapixel forward-facing camera at an internal meeting this week, a source at the...

Apple’s iPhone 6 Could Counter Samsung’s Latest Marketing Ploy

Apple’s iPhone 6 Could Counter Samsung’s Latest Marketing Ploy By Sam Mattera | With Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL  ) next iPhone widely expected to ship with a larger screen,Samsung's (NASDAQOTH: SSNLF  ) high-end Galaxy handsets could be poised to...

Nokia Lumia 530 lands as latest budget Windows Phone handset

by Luke Johnson | Microsoft Devices has unveiled a new Windows Phone handset for the masses, as the Nokia Lumia 530 lands with a budget €85 (£67) price tag. Following last week’s release...

Microsoft’s most boneheaded product is about to be killed off

By David Goldman Microsoft is about to take the ax to one of the stupidest products it ever created. CEO Satya Nadella said Tuesday that Microsoft (MSFT, Tech30) will combine all of its various Windows iterations into one unified version...

Batman’s 75th birthday celebration marks opening of Comicon

By The Associated Press, ABC 7 News | SAN DIEGO, Calif. (WJLA/AP) - DC Comics is celebrating the 75th anniversary of its iconic caped crusader by declaring July 23 “Batman Day.” The timing...

A Record-Breaking Attendance at 2014 Toycon!

by Love Zenarosa | As we all know, ToyCon blasted their first day with all the goodies that all geeks and of course, toy collectors have been waiting for. All kinds of toys from all kinds...

Report Claims September 25 Launch for iPhone 6, 16GB 5.5-Inch ‘iPhone Air’

by Richard Padilla | Apple will look to announce the iPhone 6 on Monday, September 15th ahead of a launch on Thursday, September 25, according to various Chinese media reports citing "inside sources" (Google...

BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT Could be Best Batman Adventure (Not Just Game) Ever

by Lucas Siegel | Yes, Batman: Arkham Knight is that pretty. Sitting down in a closed-off room on the showfloor of E3 2014, I had a developer from Rocksteady Studios telling me about the game’s new...

Amazon unveils 3-D Fire Phone

by James O'Toole | At an event in Seattle, the retail giant unveiled the Fire Phone, a high-end, 3-D smartphone. It is the first smartphone Amazon (AMZN, Tech30) has produced on its...