Larry Magid: T-Mobile Rolls Out Wi-Fi CallingSmartphones will have a built-in feature that taps into Wi-Fi networks to make phone calls and send text messages when customers can’t connect to the carrier’s cellular network.
Will Apple Finally Reveal Its Next Big Thing At Tuesday Event In Cupertino?Apple is poised to reveal its next big thing in a crucial attempt to prove its technological tastemakers still have the power to mesmerize the masses.
Larry Magid: SoundCloud Will Start Paying Artists, Introduces AdsSoundCloud will start paying artists and record companies whose music appears on the popular streaming site.
Larry Magid: Facebook Adjusting Its Privacy SettingsMore Facebook users can expect to see a blue cartoon dinosaur popping up in their feeds, reminding them to check their privacy settings.
Larry Magid: Eyefi Syncs Camera’s Pictures To Other DevicesEyefi’s Mobi Wi-Fi-enabled SD cards will sync with smartphones, uploading photos automatically to an Eyefi Cloud account, and making them available across all devices.
Larry Magid: Facebook Launches Friend Finding FeatureNearby Friends allows users to see what city and neighborhood a friend is in, how many miles away they are, and how long ago they were there.
Larry Magid: New Twitter Interface Looking More Like FacebookTwitter users be warned, your page will soon be getting a new look—that is of course how you define “new” as it may appear very familiar.
Larry Magid: Cloak App Helps Users Avoid PeopleThe Cloak app allows users to avoid unwanted encounters, by using location check-ins on Instagram and Foursquare.
Larry Magid: Microsoft Brings Office To Apple’s iPadThe software was made available to Apple iPad users on Thursday, through the App Store.
Larry Magid: Is Amazon Prime Membership Worth The Added Cost?The cost of an Amazon Prime membership is increasing from $79 to $99, the first increase since the program was introduced in 2005.
California Appeals Court Rules Drivers Can Read Maps On CellphonesDrivers in California can legally read a map on their hand-held cellphones while behind the wheel, a state appeals court ruled Thursday.
Larry Magid: Microsoft’s OneDrive To Challenge Other Cloud Sharing ServicesOneDrive is Microsoft's relaunched and rebranded consumer cloud storage service.
Larry Magid: 'Flappy Bird' App Closes Up ShopOur technology analyst ponders why the game developer behind the Flappy Birds app is shutting down shop for what he's reportedly calling an addictive pastime.
Larry Magid: Google Chromebox Offers Teleconferencing AlternativeGoogle said Chromebox for Meetings is looking to simplify the video conferencing experience for businesses.
Larry Magid: Armband Controls Devices Without Keyboard, MouseThalmic Labs, a Canadian startup is about to introduce the new MYO armband that will allow users to control their computer without the use of a mouse or keyboard.