AT&T  Acquiring Time Warner

October 25th, 2016 at 6:10 pm
 
One of the biggest news that recently came out was the announcement of US telecom firm AT&T acquiring media company Time Warner for a whopping $85.4 billion in cash and stock. The result would be the creation of a telecom giant merging with a media giant to become an even bigger behemoth. In a business mindset, the acquisition makes sense. Time Warner provides a collection of valuable media properties that prod
 

Google’s Android 7.0 Nougat OS Arrives

August 25th, 2016 at 6:40 pm
 
The newest version for Google’s popular smartphone OS has now arrived. The new Android 7.0 OS, also known as Nougat, will be made available with on-the-air- updates on compatible Nexus phones in the coming weeks. The beta versions of the said Android OS has been available to the public since May of this year with some added features for the beta users to try out first hand. The new version of the Android OS w
 

Facebook Messenger Reaches A Billion Monthly Users

July 24th, 2016 at 1:01 pm
 
It is easier to achieve certain milestones when you have an existing foundation to build into. In the case its messenger app, reaching a billion of monthly users is a bit easier because of the users of its growing social network. But then again, it is still quite an achievement that Facebook can be proud of. Facebook has recently announced that monthly usage of its Messenger service app is more than a billion. Alon
 

Microsoft Selling Its Feature Phone Business

May 25th, 2016 at 4:00 pm
 
Software giant Microsoft has delved into the world of mobile gadgets since it bought out Nokia, the erstwhile world leader in mobile phones, around three years ago. But it seems that their foray into the market has not resulted in the success that they expected. Eventually, Nokia slowly faded into obscurity, although it still has a name in making feature phones. And with Microsoft solely focusing on developing sma
 

Wearable Sweatband Health Monitor

March 12th, 2016 at 3:03 pm
 
Technology is a double-edged sword. If used with good intentions, technology has many different ways to help make human lives easier, more convenient and better. Used the other way around and it can be quite destructive. It is a good thing that researchers today are trying to use technology for the betterment of mankind. At the health front, researchers are finding ways to help people monitor and keep track of thei
 

Rumor: Google Planning To Expand Foray Into VR Territory 

February 25th, 2016 at 4:56 pm
 
Virtual reality has become an interesting trend that is recently emerging from its shell. Although the technology was developed decades ago, it is only now that VR is slowly making an imprint into the consumer consciousness. Whether it may be because of advancing technology not available before or if consumers are just riding on what can be the next big thing, VR tech has surely been getting a lot of attention from
 

How VR Will Help Stroke Victims Recover Faster

February 20th, 2016 at 5:21 am
 
Virtual reality technology is slowly picking up steam. Most believe that this will be the year that VR will finally take center stage. Many manufacturers with the likes Samsung, HTC, Sony and even Google are trying to come up with their own versions of the VR headset. Far more valuable than its entertainment potential is the possible use of VR for health and wellness. In fact, one company may already be on the way
 

Apple Refuses Gov’t Order How To Decrypt iPhone

February 20th, 2016 at 5:01 am
 
Encryption is a type of security measure that can help users hide their sensitive information from prying eyes. It helps to make hacking virtually impossible to do. While it serves a very important purpose in protecting a person’s privacy, the government may not always agree to it. After all, Big Brother will always want to look over and know what is going on everywhere. Making things private is not always a
 

Three Ways Companies View Innovation and Change

February 19th, 2016 at 5:03 am
 
Innovation is an important ingredient that can drive or lead any business to go into different directions. From products , processes to trends, innovation always spur change in the market. Change can either be positive or negative, good or bad for many companies. It is how many companies react to these changes that may determine their future. There are different ways many businesses react to change and innovation.
 

How To Make Sense of Microsoft’s Planned Data Centers

February 8th, 2016 at 4:28 pm
 
Data centers are important in our wired world. They are at the heart of the Internet where information passes through. There are many challenges when it comes to building data centers. Some of the companies that frequently use them are trying to find other ways of making them more efficient. Microsoft’s Project Natick is one of those unique solutions offered- building data centers underwater. The concept of u