Google Pay Has Arrived

Google Pay is here, the new app replacing Google Wallet & Android Pay, and setting up a more focused challenge to Apple Pay. Google...

Swype Left

Swype - a popular keyboard app for Android & iPhone - is being discontinued.  Swype allowed users to "swipe" across the keyboard with one...

Amazon Prime 5% Rewards At Whole Foods

Who didn't see this coming: Amazon, which bought Whole Foods last year, now says Amazon Prime members using their Prime Rewards Visa card at...

Eye Scan For Heart Disease

A way to assess your risk of heart disease by scanning your eye. A research paper from Google's health-tech subsidiary Verily claims that a...

Solar On Every Roof?

How much electricity could be generated if every suitable roof in the US had solar panels? New research from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory estimates...

Google Makes 911 Easier to Find You

Google has been testing a way to make it more accurate to find callers who dial 911 from their Android phones. In tests in...

No More “View Image” For Google

Ever searched for an image on Google, then clicked "View Image" to see it alone? Well, no more, because Google has eliminated that choice...

Live Breaking TV News On Twitter

Twitter has started to live stream breaking news events, something users saw for the first time during the Florida school shooting. Twitter sent live video...

Warnings On Chinese Smartphones

US intelligence officials are warning against the purchase & use of Chinese brand smartphones - specifically those made by Huawei & ZTE. They've told Congress it's...

YouTube TV To Cost More

YouTube TV is upping its price from $35 to $40, starting with new customers who sign up in mid-March. Along with the price increase...