MIT researchers have created a way to harness water drops to create electricity — and potentially power our future mobile phones and tablets. Last year, the same researchers discovered that when water droplets spontaneously jump away from superhydrophobic surfaces during condensation, they can gain...

The New York Times tells how Apple CEO Tim Cook is moving beyond the Steve Jobs vision for Apple, and revealing more of himself along the way.   CEO Tim Cook, making Apple his own (via...

For the first time, mobile email is overtaking desktop email. The number of people opening email on mobile devices has passed the tipping point of 50 percent for several industries, according...

Fellow technology news sites Laptop Mag and Tom’s Guide have each announced their annual Best of Computex 2014 Awards.  The honored products were selected from hundreds on display at Computex, which was held during the first week of June in Taipei, Taiwan.  The show has grown into one of the biggest...

Microsoft Surface Pro 3: My First 2 Weeks (via InformationWeek) The Surface Pro 3 is the first Microsoft tablet to offer more than the sum of its parts. I’ve been using Microsoft’s...

If it wasn’t for the strong springtime winds, you could almost hear the collective sigh of disappointment as Microsoft unveiled only its new Surface Pro 3 — but no Surface Mini...

iPhone 6 release date, rumours and price (via The Inquirer) APPLE’S iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C might have made their debuts only eight months ago, but that hasn’t stopped the online rumour mill from churning out rumour after rumour about Apple’s next generation smartphone(s) likely to launch...

Nokia Lumia 630 review (via The Inquirer) The Nokia Lumia 630 comes with the latest version of Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8.1 mobile operating system. For us, the use of Windows Phone...

Kickstarter backers are crazy for Lunecase, a smart line of iPhone cases for for iPhone 5/5S or 5c that light up with an illuminated phone icon or message icon to notify you of an incoming...

There aren’t a lot of very good calendar apps yet — at least for Android — but a new dawn has arrived.  Make that a new Sunrise, which is a nice new calendar app that’s now available for Android after earning raves from Apple iPhone and iPad users. Sunrise lets you sync your calendar...

5 great Android apps that do amazing things the iPhone can’t (May 2014) (via NHC Smartphone News Radio) Welcome to the fourth installment in BGR’s popular series on great Android apps...

Popular artistic mobile game Monument Valley is now on Android after debuting last month for iOS. The visually striking game — in which you are a princess wandering through 3D palaces...

Microsoft: No Plans for Cortana on iOS or Android (via BestTechie) Remember last week when we thought about whether or not Microsoft might be planning to bring its digital assistant, Cortana, to other operating systems besides Windows Phone? As it turns out, that was kind of pointless: Microsoft has since...

There aren’t a lot of very good calendar apps yet — at least for Android — but a new dawn has arrived.  Make that a new Sunrise, which is a nice new calendar app that’s...

Popular artistic mobile game Monument Valley is now on Android after debuting last month for iOS. The visually striking game — in which you are a princess wandering through 3D palaces...

If you’re a Star Wars fan, you’ll want to check out the new “Star Wars: Assault Team” for Android, iOS and Windows devices, just launched by Disney and LucasArts.  The turn-based combat game combines character cards with live battles set between “Star Wars: Episode IV, A New...

If you like to message a lot from your iPhone, Android or BlackBerry device, you may want to check out the new 2.0 version of BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), just released by BlackBerry.  ...

Shazam has released a new version of its popular music identification and discovery app for Windows Phone 8 users.  The free app lets you “tag” an unlimited number of songs...

As your business grows, it becomes more and more vital that you have impeccable customer service. For even small companies can benefit from the right customer relationship management or CRM software, though many believe that they are too small or too small-time to really… ...

Groupon isn’t just for coupons anymore.  The company has announced Groupon Gnome for iPad, a new accessory and iPad app that aims to let Groupon businesses recognize Groupon...

Organizations with mobile technicians need complete visibility into daily operations — including the ability to manage work orders, parts tracking, preventative maintenance, warranties,...

These Are the Top 10 Cloud Skills Employers Want (via Dice News in Tech) The term “cloud skills” is something of a misnomer. Truth is, there’s no single set of skills you need to get a job working with cloud technology. Instead, employers are looking for a mix of skills that will vary depending on...

Tetris’s Long History Offers Tips for New Game Developers (via Dice News in Tech) When the iconic video game Tetris turned 30 last week, Time published an interview with its developer,...

Google Play game services, the engine that drives online features for many Android games, is expanding even more to iOS. In an announcement coinciding with the Game Developers Conference...

MIT researchers have created a way to harness water drops to create electricity — and potentially power our future mobile phones and tablets. Last year, the same researchers discovered that when water droplets spontaneously jump away from superhydrophobic surfaces during condensation, they can gain...

Business PCs’ New Era: 6 Trends (via InformationWeek) Six factors are shaping the new multi-screen world of office computing. In our previous story on the multi-screen workplace...

For the first time, mobile email is overtaking desktop email. The number of people opening email on mobile devices has passed the tipping point of 50 percent for several industries, according...