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Articles for March of 2013Below are the 157 articles for March of 2013
The Sony NEX-5R is a compact and Wi-Fi enabled mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. The NEX series routinely includes some of the best devices in the compact category, so should the[...]
Google has released an update to the YouTube app for iOS that makes it easy for users to view YouTube content on a smart TV.
BlackBerry has rolled out a software update for its BlackBerry 10 OS today, which the company formerly known as RIM says will bring a number of fan-requested improvements and upgrades[...]
The bid to take Best Buy private has fallen short, but the company's latest earnings do show some improvements over past quarters.
The Sony Xperia Z smartphone is a powerful and impressive device, boasting a 5-inch full HD display. Is it better than the rest, however?
The LG Tab-Book Ultra Z160 was first shown off at CES earlier this year, but TechnologyGuide was able to get some hands-on time with a now LTE-enabled version of the[...]
HP, Sony, and others announced new tablets and smartphones at Mobile World Congress 2013. Here are the five most interesting.
There’s a broad range of functionality in the latest release of OmniPeek from WildPackets, including a large number of tools that make it easy to keep wireless LANs on the[...]
The Sony Bluetooth Wireless Mobil Speakers are a serious piece of portable audio tech, despite their silly street name.
The Canon Pixma Pro-100 is the new entry level addition in Canon's professional inkjet lineup. Do the upgrades make it a worthy buy?
The Galaxy S IV is (probably) coming, and Samsung is trying to raise the hype levels up a bit by releasing a new teaser video for its Samsung Unpacked reveal[...]
Rumors surrounding the so-called Apple ‘iWatch’ are heating up again today, as a recent report says that the Cupertino clan may try to launch its own smart watch by the[...]
The Olympus E-PM2 has a lot to offer first time mirrorless camera users. Find out why in this digital camera review.
Find out what the experts think about this large HP Ultrabook with a touch display.
The White House has pledged its support to those who would like to make cell phone unlocking legal again.
The bigger the HDTV the better, right? Wrong! Learn about selecting the proper screen size and setting up the ideal home theater to maximize your home entertainment experience.
Google is preparing to launch a same-day delivery service that will compete with Amazon Prime and similar e-commerce services, according to a new report.
Verizon Wireless Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo expects subsidies for cell phones and other devices to fall over the next two to three years, meaning consumers will be paying more[...]
Samsung Mobile has announced that the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 will be available for the Verizon 4G LTE network online and in stores on Thursday, March 7. The device will[...]
Multiple new reports are saying that the tech giant plans on launching a Spotify-like streaming music service by the end of the year.
Square Enix and Eidos Montreal today revealed Thief, a reboot of the classic stealth game franchise that will arrive on next-gen systems and PC next year.
Roku has announced the launch of its newest media streaming box, the $99 Roku 3.
Microsoft today announced that it is reversing its initial policy on Office 2013 license transfers, which means that owners of the newest productivity suite can now legally move the software[...]
The Samsung Galaxy S IV rumor mill keeps on churning. The latest whisper comes courtesy of The New York Times, which reports that Samsung’s upcoming flagship smartphone will feature eye[...]
It’s been exactly one year since the Android Market was rechristened as Google Play, and today Google is holding widespread sales at its digital marketplace to celebrate.
Microsoft has started to offer its original equipment manufacturers discounted Windows 8 and Office 2013 prices in an effort to bolster developer demand for future touch-based laptops with smaller form[...]
Volvo has announced its latest development, which will use sensors to automatically apply the brakes on Volvo cars if pedestrians or cyclists get in front of the moving vehicle.
Hyperkin hopes to keep retro gaming alive with its latest classic games console, the RetroN 4.
Asus is certainly no stranger to the quirkier side of the tech industry, and today the company looked to carry on this reputation by formally introducing the Transformer AiO PC[...]
For the first time in the Apple App Store, Angry Birds is available for free, but with no word on whether it is for a limited time only.
Technology lets us work together in the same room, no matter where we are. Here are some of the best services available to do everything from screen share to video[...]
Barnes and Noble has announced a new servicecalled Nook Video, which will bring streaming movies and television shows to those with a Nook tablet.
Facebook is bringing its mobile user interface to the desktop, with changes focused on simplifying the user experience.
NetGear had its NetGear Genie on display at CES 2013, a router management device for home or small offices. TechnologyGuide was in Vegas to take a closer look.
Blackberry has announced it does not plan to enter the budget smartphone market, but that they will sell phones cheaper than what they currently have available on the market.
Extended warranties are rip offs, and manufacturer warranties often present hassles. Luckily, there are excellent alternatives to both.
Rumor has it that Facebook, HTC, and AT&T are teaming up to create another social networking smartphone called the HTC Myst.
The first 3D printed skull replacement has been given to an unnamed man and marks the progress of 3D technology in the medical industry.
Apps for Google Glass are already popping up and this one will help you find friends in a crowd by their fashion sense.
The BlackBerry Z10 is finally coming to the US, for some.
MakerBot is bringing 3D printing to the masses with its new Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner.
Forget BlackBerry 10 and Windows Phone 8. Android and iOS seem to have all we need. Why, then, would longshots like Tizen, Ubuntu Phone, and Firefox OS make any sense[...]
TiVo has officially launched the TiVo Mini, a DVR extender box that lets users of select TiVo DVRs watch their content on other TVs without having to buy another dedicated[...]
Just a few days after introducing the quirky Transformer AiO, Asus today announced that it is launching a more traditional Windows 8 laptop: the Asus VivoBook S500.
Marvel has a limited time promotion offering free downloads of over 700 first issues of its famous comics.
The Lenovo ThinkPad brand is a favorite for serious business users. Is this Windows 8 tablet a worthy addition to the brand?
The proliferation of BYOD may be just what the Surface Pro's doctor ordered, according to a SearchConsumerization report.
Microsoft sweetens the deal on Office 365 University for college students; offering up to 6 months free with an extra 20GB of storage.
Xi3 has announced that its Piston gaming console is available for pre-order now, with prices starting at $999.
Never get struck with moments of "I have nothing to wear" with the Stylebook App for iOS. Catalog your closet and keep track of your wardrobe.
Samsung is set to unveil the Galaxy S IV in just two days, but that hasn’t stopped the seemingly unending flow of teasers and rumored information about the device from[...]
Google has announced that Google Glass will be compatible with prescription eyewear, but not when it first launches.
Connected cars are the way of the future, but what about all of us who are still driving cars before they got smart? Now, with the Automatic App and Link[...]
The long-discussed merger between T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS has been approved by the FCC.
Acer unveiled today an updated model of its C7 Chromebook, which is geared towards schools, that features extended battery life and increased RAM.
AMC Networks today announced the launch of Yeah!, a new streaming movie rental service that adds bonus content to its collection of films.
The HTC One has been met with mostly rave reviews since its unveiling last month, but it would appear that the device won’t be making it to most consumers as[...]
Super Wi-Fi promises ubiquitous, high-speed connectivity for all... for free! Or does it? Get the facts about this exciting wireless technology, including what's real, and what's Wi-Fi fantasy.
All-in-one devices are all the rage these days, and now Dell is jumping back into the Windows 8 AIO fray with the Dell XPS 18.
Netflix has announced it will begin rolling out Facebook integration into its service to U.S. customers in the coming days.
Breathometer wants to give you a breathalyzer for your pocket, so you can always be sure you are driving within the legal limits.
It's small and round. It's the Sony speaker ball! How does it sound?
Google has just announced that Andy Rubin will no longer be the head of Android at the company.
AT&T Will Launch BlackBerry Z10 March 22, Pre-Sales Begin March 12 (UPDATE: Coming to Verizon on March 28)
BlackBerry Z10 set to launch on March 22 through AT&T with pre-sales starting March 12.
Amazon has announced the release of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch tablet in Europe and Japan, while also announcing price cuts for the device in the U.S.
Google has announced it will retire Google Reader, the company’s RSS reader service, on July 1 as part of an ongoing “spring cleaning.” The announcement came on Wednesday in the[...]
Multiple supposed leaks have surfaced that claim to show off a variety of features and specs found in the Samsung Galaxy S IV.
CBS has launched its own free iOS app, which lets users watch streaming episodes of CBS shows after they air on TV.
TP Vision today announced the 2013 models of its Philips DesignLine HDTV series and, well, they're quite different from what most TV viewers are used to seeing in their living[...]
BlackBerry has announced Secure Work Space, which will try to help iOS and Android users separate their personal and work mobile data later this year.
After weeks of speculation, Samsung has formally announced its newest flagship smartphone: the Galaxy S IV.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 has plenty of sizzle, but where is the steak? What new S4 features will actually prove useful?
Saint Patrick's Day is Sunday, and there is no better time for enjoying a good beer. Here are the Android apps to help you find one... or two.
Samsung has revealed a variety of health and fitness accessories to go along with the newly-announced Galaxy S IV.
As the rumors suggested, the Samsung Galaxy S4 will support Qi wireless charging - sold separately that is.
Redbox Instant, the new movie streaming service from Redbox and Verizon, has officially exited its three-month beta and launched to the U.S. public.
TG sister site Brighthand got some hands-on time with the Galaxy S IV last night. Read on to see how Samsung's newest flagship stacks up.
Deep Silver has announced that Saints Row 4, the next installment in the over-the-top open-world franchise, will arrive in North America this August.
Dropbox announced today that it has acquired Mailbox, the popular iOS e-mail app.
As the top Pentax DSLR, you would expect the K-5II would have some fairly impressive credentials and you'd be right. Find out more in this DSLR review.
The Microsoft Surface Pro is not quite a notebook and not quite a tablet. Is this Core-powered Windows 8 tablet any good?
Electric cars have been around for a while, so when will there be a real alternative to gas guzzlers? Well for starters, we need more charging stations, cheaper batteries, and[...]
Lenovo has unveiled the newest entry in its popular ThinkPad series of laptops, the ThinkPad T431s.
T-Mobile has announced it plans to begin supporting LTE coverage before the end of this month.
Verizon wants to pay TV channels included in its FiOS TV service based on how many people are actually watching them, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Panasonic’s recent financial troubles may cause the Japanese electronics company to scale back on its overall TV production and leave the plasma business entirely, according to a Nikkei report.
Effective March 22, AT&T is expanding its data plans for business accounts, and is allowing customers to update their plan without extending their contract.
Imagine being able to control a computer with your mind. Sounds like some far-flung tech promise, like flying cars and virtual reality, right? Maybe not. Maybe the future is now,[...]
Samsung executive vice president of mobile business Lee Young Hee has confirmed to Bloomberg that Samsung is currently developing a wristwatch of its own, one that would presumably perform similar[...]
According to reports, ABC could be the first network to make a live streaming app available to its customers with a cable subscription. There is no official word yet, but[...]
The Panasonic Technics RP-DH1250 Pro DJ headphones provide a stylish homage to their name brand and have more than a few sonic tricks up their sleeve. But at the current[...]
Vavuud, a start up out of Denmark, has introduced an accurate electronic-free wind meter device for iPhone and Galaxy handsets through a Kickstarter campaign.
San Francisco 49ers fans will be able to take full advantage of a stadium-wide wi-fi connection when attending games at the Santa Clara Stadium, which opens in 2014.
iOS 6.1.3 has been spotted for various iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users, purportedly bringing a fix for a lock screen bypass bug along with it.
According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, Microsoft is under investigation by the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission for foreign bribery in China and[...]
Federal technology blog FCW is reporting that Amazon has agreed to a deal with the CIA that would see the e-commerce company help build the government intelligence agency’s internal cloud[...]
The next PlayStation and Xbox are (probably) coming soon, and a metric ton of rumors about the consoles have surfaced. Here's a full rundown.
Amazon may be working on a $99 seven-inch Kindle Fire HD, and in doing so, will be the first to offer a brand-name tablet at that low price point.
Two former Blackberry co-founders and executives have launched a $100 million quantum physics fund. Part of their inspiration? Star Trek.
Samsung today unveiled a heaping of new details about its home theater offerings this year. Read on to get the full rundown.
Everyone knows the Apple iPad is good, but what else is out there for those who want an alternative option with similar specs? Turns out, there are quite a few[...]
JetBlue is developing the first inflight broadband service via a partnership with ViaSat.
Google Keep is now official, and as expected from previous leaks, it's Google's new note-taking apps, similar to Evernote.
The Pentax K-30 has plenty about which to boast. Find out what exactly in this full DSLR review.
Google has confirmed the Chrome and Android operating systems will remain separate and that they will not be merging the two.
BlackBerry has announced that BlackBerry World now offers over 100,000 apps for the BlackBerry Z10 smartphone, the first of the company’s new line of devices equipped with the new BlackBerry[...]
Canon has announced its newest DSLR camera, the EOS Rebel SL1, which the company is promoting as “the world’s smallest and lightest DSLR camera.”
Google Keep is officially here, and TG has taken some hands-on time with the new note-taking app. This is what it does very well, and the reasons why you should[...]
Huawei has introduced the Premia 4G, its second LTE smartphone through MetroPCS, featuring a 4-inch display and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
Winter sports enthusiasts will rejoice at the versatility and ease of use the Liquid Image Summit Series Ski Goggles can offer while on the slopes.
According to a report by The Financial Times Google is working on developing its own Android-based smart watch, which will reportedly be a smartphone accessory, rather than a connected device.
Rumors have been swirling surrounding T-Mobile's upcoming event, and while no one knows what the wireless company is going to announce, many people think they do. TechnologyGuide is here to[...]
After months of anticipation and some delays, the HTC One will be available in the UK, Germany, and Taiwan next week and will begin rolling out across Europe, North America,[...]
Honda has tested out a smartphone app that would help eliminate traffic jams, accidents, and could even improve gas efficiency; and the results bode well for commuters.
PAX East is happening in Boston this weekend, and TG is there to report. Here are its impressions of open-world zombiefest Dead Island Riptide.
TechnologyGuide was shown a hands-off demo of Saints Row IV at PAX East this weekend. Here's what it noticed.
The Nikon 1 J3 improves on its predecessors in many ways, but how does it compare with the others in the market?
Metro: Last Light was available to play at PAX East this weekend, and TechnologyGuide was able to get some hands-on time with the action-horror FPS.
Plenty of promising indie games were out on the PAX East show floor this weekend, but TechnologyGuide came away with two favorites. Here's the first, Quadrilateral Cowboy.
Plenty of promising indie games were out on the PAX East show floor this weekend, but TechnologyGuide came away with two favorites. Here's the second, Octodad: Dadliest Catch.
TechnologyGuide played indie developer Capybara's Super TIME Force at PAX East this weekend, and found the time-warping 2D shooter to show plenty of promise. Read on to see why.
The Samsung NX20 is swimming in a sea of fierce competitors. Even with great features, it will be hard for this ILC to fight its way to the top.
It's as silly and fun as any other Lego game, but is it worth your time and money? Find out in this Lego City: Undercover review.
T-Mobile has gone live with its rumored UnCarrier plans two days ahead of a scheduled media event.
According to a report from The New York Times, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) may adjust its rules to allow for use of these devices during all aspects of a[...]
Microsoft will be releasing a set of updates to three of its Windows 8 apps, more specifically, the Mail, Calendar and People apps.
When building the perfect home theater, don't forget the audio! It's half the experience. But be aware that speaker placement is just as important as speaker quality.
The Roominate DIY Wired Dollhouse Building Kit aims to give young girls a fun toy to play with that also involves science, math, technology, and engineering; all in the hopes[...]
InFocus announced the launch of BigTouch, a 55-inch all-in-one PC.
Insync, a Google Drive client that aims to give heavy and business-oriented users more features than Google itself provides in its cloud service, has officially exited its 15-month long beta[...]
This business-class Ultrabook offers a well-rounded mix of performance and portability. But is the Dell Latitude 6430u worth its $1,500 price tag?
At a press event in New York City this morning, T-Mobile announced they have completely ditched two-year and annual contracts in favor of a simpler approach to wireless.
T-Mobile has officially rolled out its new 4G LTE network in seven new markets today, and has also confirmed a variety of flagship phones that will able to use it.
Mobile games distributor PlayPhone today announced that its ‘Games Portal’ social gaming network and store will come preloaded on Verizon Android devices beginning in the second quarter of this year.[...]
Microsoft today issued a couple of blog posts looking towards the future. One concerned the next Build conference, while the other began to acknowledge what may be the future of[...]
Boxee TV, one in a long line of media streaming devices, has received an upgrade. The company announced specific features and began rolling out the version 184.108.40.20681 updates today.
Intel VP Kirk Skaugen has said that various Ultrabooks powered by the chipmaker’s fourth-generation Core, or “Haswell,” processors will sell at the end of the year with a starting price[...]
In an effort to increase popularity and use of the Nook app for Windows 8, Barnes & Nobles is offering five free books and five free magazines to users who[...]
Electronic Arts has formally announced that Battlefield 4, the next entry in its longstanding military first-person shooter franchise, will arrive on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this fall.
It's got buzz, but is it really the best Android smartphone?
Amazon has added the X-Ray experience to its TV show offerings on Amazon Instant Video.
Looks can be deceiving, and this is not your standard point and shoot. Find out more in this Samsung EX2F review.
Hyperkin has announced that it is foregoing development of the RetroN 4 classic games console so that it can make the upgraded RetroN 5, which was formally revealed last weekend
Both Android and iOS users received updates from Google today, as the company announced renovations to both the Gmail for iOS app and the Google Translate app for Android.
Kojima Productions has revealed the newest entry in the Metal Gear Solid series, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.
BlackBerry has released its quarterly earnings report for the three months ended March 2.
A business-minded Windows 8 Ultrabook? Is it any good? Find out in this full Dell Latitude 6430u review.
TG sister site SearchConsumerization recently sat down with an IT expert to find out whether or not most BYOD security concerns are valid.
The next big upheaval in enterprise technology is happening as you read this. Large scale corporations are in the midst of staging major migrations from the world of yesterday, onsite[...]
Google has begun testing of its Google Shopping Express service, rolling it out to the public via select testers in the San Francisco Bay Area.
TG sister site SearchCIO reports on Citizens Connect, an app from the city of Boston that seeks to use gamification to bring citizens together.
Enterprise-class 3D printer will be available for under $2,000 by 2016, according to those in the know.
Facebook has something Android-related up its sleeve. The social media giant has sent out invitations to the press for an event that company says will show its “new home on[...]
Today, Vizio announced official pricing and availability details for its Thin+Light Touch Notebooks.
The Razer Edge Pro is likely the first and most powerful Windows 8 gaming tablet. But does that mean it's any good? Find out in this Razer Edge Pro review.
According to a statement made by Amazon yesterday, the company has plans to acquire the book recommendation website, Goodreads, with the deal expected to close in the second quarter.
Who needs a dedicated and expensive fitness tracker or GPS watch when this app is free?