Today's Google Doodle pays tribute to American trumpet player Dizzy Gillespie on his 93rd birthday.
At its Oct. 20 event, Apple rolled out two new MacBook Air laptops, a slew of updates for its iLife suite, and a sneak peak at the next OS X upgrade, Lion. This new coat of polish for Apple's computer line comes at a time of rapid growth for the Mac. In the last few years, Apple has transitioned from a computer company that made mobile devices to a mobile-device company that makes computers. Last quarter, Apple shipped 14.1 million iPhones, 4.1 million iPads, and just 3.89 million Macs. Still, Mac sales have grown 2.5 times faster than the rest of the PC industry, according to the company. Wednesday's event tried to reassure Mac fans that the company stands firmly behind its computers, and convince mobile converts that many of the things they love about iPhones and iPad will soon appear in computers. Click the blue arrows to learn how.
Samsung Galaxy Tab, an Android-powered tablet computer due on the market in early November, will cost $600 at Verizon Wireless outlets. Some analysts say that price tag puts Samsung Galaxy Tab out of the reach of casual users.
Back to the Mac, the next Apple press conference, promises computer updates. But could Apple also reveal the Verizon iPhone?
The original Nintendo console turned 25 years-old today.
Netflix streaming video is now available disc-free on the Nintendo and Sony consoles.
$8 million iPhone for sale by a British jeweler.
The average American teen sends an average of six text messages for every hour he or she is awake, Nielsen says.
Angry Birds will be free for Android users. But a maelstrom of interest from across the Web has crashed the site of Rovio, the Finnish company that makes Angry Birds.
'Shibboleet,' XKCD's new word, mixes geek speak with biblical lore.
Skype and Facebook have joined forces.
Verizon iPad breaks the AT&T stranglehold, sort of. The new deal between Apple and Verizon is something of a hack, but it's an official hack.
Verizon is said to be releasing a CDMA-capable iPhone sometime in 2011. And some are speculating that the Verizon iPhone will be a 4G affair.
Apple has scheduled a "Back to the Mac" event for October 20. Let the guessing game begin.
Smartphones with Windows 7 mobile operating system are designed to compete against Apple and Android. But some analysts are wondering whether Microsoft's smartphones strategy is swimming against the current.
Angry Birds is coming to the Windows 7 phone. Or then again, maybe not.
Twitter is set to attract millions more members in coming months, said Twitter co-founder Evan Williams.