Gadget Ogling: Wireless Lights, Sunny Wearables and Flashy Smartphones


Welcome, dear readers, to another installment of Gadget Dreams and Nightmares, the best and worst in just-announced gizmos. On the docket this time around are wireless Christmas lights, solar-charging jackets, a speed-reading wearable and much more. The Aura Wirelessly Powered Christmas Lights aren't attached to long power cords designed to snake along, around and through the tree branches. Gadget - Yahoo News Search Results Read more [...]

Video: One of the world’s best gadget reviewers hands out awards for 2014’s best smartphones


Marques Brownlee has earned a lot of well deserved praise for his terrific gadget video reviews and now he’s put out another one that takes us back through the year that was in smartphones. At the end of the day, Brownlee lists the HTC One (M8) as the year’s best overall phone, followed by the 2014 Moto X, the iPhone 6 and the LG G3.  RELATED: The sleekest Android phone of the year is getting a ... Gadget - Yahoo News Search Results Read more [...]

New Nokia Lumia smartphones bring high-end imaging capabilities to more accessible price points


BERLIN — Sept. 4, 2014 — Microsoft Corp. announced on Thursday the Nokia Lumia 830, Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 Dual SIM smartphones running the latest Windows Phone 8.1 operating system, bringing industry-leading imaging technology to more affordable price levels. Microsoft also announced two new accessories that provide innovative ways for people to interact with their phones, plus the Lumia Denim update, which brings extra features and enhancements to existing Lumia smartphones. Read more [...]

Verizon, McAfee Expand Security Solution to Cover Smartphones and Tablets


BARCELONA, Spain – Verizon and McAfee on Monday (Feb. 24) announced an extension of their agreement that now offers multi-device security to Verizon’s more than 9 million FiOS Internet and High Speed Internet (digital subscriber line) customers.  With Verizon Internet Security Suite Multi-Device powered by McAfee, consumers and small businesses can protect all of their PCs, laptops, Macs, and Android smartphones and tablets with one easy-to-use central management console. A recent survey Read more [...]