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Mozilla has launched the latest version of its Firefox browser complete with a built-in instant messaging feature. Firefox 41, via its Firefox Hello feature, gives users the ability to have free video or audio chats with fellow users of the browser.  Firefox Hello Beta, developed with partner Telefónica, now enables users to send and receive […]

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32 Million People Control 41% of the World’s Wealth
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Nokia wowed the audience today at a press conference when it announced its newest Smartphone will feature a 41 mega pixel camera. The slim and sleek follow-up to Nokia’s Lumia 920, the Lumia 1020 features an ultra high resolution 41-megapixel backside illuminated sensor that shoots photos and video in 16:9 or 4:3 aspect ratio. “It […]

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The pervasiveness of technology has allowed our society to automate a lot of the tasks that previously fell upon the shoulders of people. Rather than panicking that advancements, such as facial recognition, are dystopian, though, we must focus on the benefits of reining in the power of technology to build a better tomorrow.  Facial recognition […]

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The landscape of Human Resources (HR) is rapidly changing. From the personnel employed to the outreach and recruiting methods, the HR industry will undoubtedly look far different in the next five years than it looks currently. Whether it be the diversified skill sets or the technology that will reshape the industry, there are three major […]

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The affordable variety of mobile plans has amplified the reach of Internet globally, a new study has revealed. And, by the end of the year, 40 per cent of the world’s population — 2.7 billion people — will be connected to the Internet, according to a report from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).  Worldwide, there […]

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The U.S. Department of Transportation is seeking the power to regulate navigation apps such as Google Maps and Apple Maps in a bid to reduce the number of distracted drivers on the road. The agency is seeking Congressional approval to obtain regulatory control over mapping apps under President Barack Obama’s proposed transportation bill, the Grow […]

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Pinterest. For some, this is a social media site dedicated to collecting wedding gown photographs, DIY craft instructions, and guidelines for making the very best Christmas cookies. Described as a “visual discovery” storage tool, the site popped up around the same time as other visual sharing services like Instagram (each launched in 2010). Pinterest works […]

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Marissa Mayer is getting ready to step down as CEO of Yahoo. Mayer, who will officially leave Yahoo once the sale of its Internet division to Verizon for $4.48 billion is complete, will not leave empty-handed, however. The 41-year-old will exit the company with a $23-million payout, according to today’s filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. […]

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Mark Zuckerberg delivered what may be one of the understatements of the year Wednesday. In a press release, the Facebook founder and chief executive officer seemed nonchalant in his summary of the financial results for the year’s second quarter. “We had a good second quarter,” said Zuckerberg. “Our community has continued to grow, and we […]

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Sixty-three percent of all tablet owners watch TV while using their devices — substantially more than any other activity done concomitantly with tablet usage, a new study has found. In fact, 41 percent of tablet owners’ total TV viewing is done while multi-tasking, the study from GfK MRI stated. Use of social media is the […]

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Ad blocker use is on the rise — and that is not good news for online publishers. In fact, software created to block digital ads will cost online marketers across the globe nearly $22 billion in advertising revenue this year, a new study from Adobe and software company PageFair has revealed. The study found that […]

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Tablet sales took a hit in the year’s first quarter with a sales growth of only 21 percent. A report released by Canalys showed sales of tablets may have been down but the PC market grew by five percent with 123.7 million units shipped in the year’s first three months. Regardless, tablet sales were still […]

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Intel met first-quarter profit expectations Tuesday after posting revenue of $12.8 billion and earnings per share of 41 cents. The results matched the lowered expectations Intel released last month, but resulted in Intels stock rising two percent. Revenue year-on-year was flat because while Intel’s PC business was down, those numbers were offset by growth in data […]

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As many as 36.5 million Android users have been infected by Judy, the latest malware scam in circulation on Google Play, Google’s popular app store. The malware, which produced fake ad clicks, was found on 41 apps developed by Korean company Kiniwini, according to security firm Check Point. ‘Judy’ uses infected devices to garner the fraudulent clicks which, in turn, generates […]

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