Apple's asked the Chinese Amazon store to stop selling iPads because of its not-going-so-well legal mess with Proview Technology. Proview's also trying to get all imports and exports of the iPad banned.
Comcast has confirmed that it's going to buy Time Warner Cable to form a huge, tangled monster of awfulness. Hooray! You want out? Lucky for you there are some alternatives to doing business with your monopolistic cable-internet master if you try hard enough. Here are your options, and good luck making your escape. Read more...
When you travel the world, having a few drinks with your hosts is a great way to get a sense of the local culture. But excessive alcohol consumption can cause physiological consequences . Don't worry—a hangover is universal, and your new friends probably already know a way to cope with it.Read more...
Barely a week since successfully completing sea trials after a three year hiatus, the venerable research sub Alvin is already earning back the $42 million in hardware upgrades and engineering retrofits it's received—showing off its spaciou
The HAV304 took the crown of “world's longest aircraft” with its inaugural flight today. The gargantuan spans a football field and towers just over two stories in height, owing its construction to pure metal. It sacrifices little in being the world's longest, as it still reaches 100 mph, which is triple that of the dwarfish Goodyear blimp.
Amazon has quashed the idea that it would be acceptingBitcoinas a method of payment. "We have considered it," said Tom Taylor, Amazon's head of seller services in an interview withRe/code, "but we're not hearing from customers that it's right for them, and don't have any plans within Amazon to engage Bitcoin.
Apple is pledging $100 million in “iPads, computers and other tools” to President Barack Obama’s ConnectED initiative. The Associated Press reports that a number of companies have committed around $750 million in total toward the goal of connecting more students to high-speed Internet.
As hard as it might be to remember today, the iPod and iTunes helped Apple recover from a bruising personal computer battle that saw the company nearly go bankrupt—Apple’s pocket-sized media players helped re-introduce consumers to a well-respected but marginalized brand, providing affordable entry points into Apple’s ecosystem of products.
If you love to eBay but are constantly making trips to the Post Office to collect a missed delivery, your nearest Argos store could soon come to your rescue. The two companies have extended their click-and-collect partnership,which began with 50 eBay sellers and 150 storesin September, to encompass 650 stores and over 65,000 eBay sellers by the end of this year.
If our articles have been tagged properly, the first mention ofOppoon Engadget dates back toAugust 2005. No one would have thought that this then-fledgling DVD player manufacturer -- a spin-off fromVivo'sparent company BBK -- would end up making some interesting smartphones.
You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. Click on through the break, and enjoy.
Apple and NTT DoCoMo announced today that the iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display will be available on DoCoMo’s network starting on Tuesday, June 10. Customers can pre-register the devices at DoCoMo dealers and on DoCoMo’s website starting Monday, June 1. Wi-Fi + Cellular iPads will be able to use DoCoMo’s Xi LTE network.
Through the partnership, E-Home Entertainment will invest "in an innovation program that will enable creators and developers to build, publish and sell their games on Xbox One in China and in other markets" where the console is available.Earlier this month, Sony Corp. announced sales of theThe Xbox One is officially coming to China in September. Re/code reported the news first .
Microsoft's Xbox One is coming to China in September, making it the first major console release in the country since it lifted itslong-standing banon video games. This comes after the company joined forces with China'sBesTVshortly before the countryreversed its 13-year old gaming ban.
Tesla Motors makes beautiful, quality electric automobiles. Don't justtake it from us;Consumer Reportsrated the Tesla Model Sthe "best overall" car inits 2014 Top Picks report(which includes allnon-electriccars as well). Yet, despite Tesla CEO Elon Musk's ongoing effort to expand his EV empire, state after state in the United States is pushing back.
It's time to save some of that hard-earned cash with our Daily Deals, featuring exclusive TUAW Deals , a handy list from Dealnews and our own handpicked iOS and OS X selections. Don't forget to check out our " Today in the App Store " post that singles out today's best free apps, new apps, and app updates in the iOS App Store.
Apple's next iPad may include a fingerprint scanner in its home button just like the iPhone 5s, if a new leak turns out to be legitimate. French tech blog Nowhereelse.fr, which has a stable track record when it comes to leaking Apple products, has posted a new photo showing what claims to be an unreleased iPad with Touch ID in the home button. Nowhereelse.