California mandates anti-theft 'kill switches' on smartphones, law takes effect in 2015

California mandates anti-theft 'kill switches' on smartphones, law takes effect in 2015

By Anna Domanska - Aug 26, 2014

In a move to make iCrime a thing of the past, California Governor Jerry Brown signed historic legislation on Monday that mandates all phones sold in the state have a “kill switc

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DMV Orders Google to Add Steering Wheel and Pedals for its Driverless Cars

DMV Orders Google to Add Steering Wheel and Pedals for its Driverless Cars

By Christy Gren - Aug 25, 2014

The California Department of Motor Vehicles has introduced a new road safety rule, where all vehicles need to be equipped with a steering wheel and pedals – including notorious

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Samsung along with Barnes & Noble unveils Galaxy Tab 4 Nook

Samsung along with Barnes & Noble unveils Galaxy Tab 4 Nook

By Anna Domanska - Aug 22, 2014

The US book chain Barnes & Noble and South Korean electronics maker Samsung have joined forces to release the latest version of its Nook electronic reading device, the Samsung

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Sprint rolls out new data pricing plan to take on the wireless competition

Sprint rolls out new data pricing plan to take on the wireless competition

By Anna Domanska - Aug 22, 2014

Data has become the battlegrounds for the U.S. wireless industry. Sometime back Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc. were contemplating a merger and now they are out to poach eac

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Vehicle-to-vehicle communication technology to be imposed in the U.S. soon

Vehicle-to-vehicle communication technology to be imposed in the U.S. soon

By Carrie Ann - Aug 19, 2014

New rules would eventually require cars to talk to each other to help avoid accidents. The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released a report on Monday i

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Motorola Moto G2 will reportedly ship September 10 for €250

Motorola Moto G2 will reportedly ship September 10 for €250

By Anna Domanska - Aug 13, 2014

According to a report, Motorola is all set to launch a successor to last year’s Moto G on September 10th. The sequel’s name has not been revealed yet, but it’s been given the

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Many American Households Are Still Struggling Financially, Fed Survey Says

Many American Households Are Still Struggling Financially, Fed Survey Says

By Christy Gren - Aug 09, 2014

A new Federal Reserve survey found that a quarter of American households say they are just getting by or struggling financially. On Thursday, the Fed issued the first-time repor

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Navdy, A Futuristic Head-Up Display System To Make Driving Safer

Navdy, A Futuristic Head-Up Display System To Make Driving Safer

By Anna Domanska - Aug 07, 2014

Statistics say drivers are three times as likely to get into an accident when they use their phone in the car and Navdy wants to help prevent such casualties. The San Francisco-bas

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BofA Inks Record: Offers biggest settlement in American history

BofA Inks Record: Offers biggest settlement in American history

By Carrie Ann - Aug 07, 2014

Bank of America Corp. and the U.S. Justice Department have finally put an end to probes stemming from sales of mortgage-backed bonds that fortified financial crisis, according to a

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