Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer has opened up the company’s checkbook and made a huge investment in the online blogging site Tumblr. Yahoo! announced Monday that it had purchased the blogging site for an estimated $1.1 billion.
A new lower cost BlackBerry aimed at emerging markets is on the way. On the opening day of Research In Motion’s annual three day conference in Orlando, CEO Thorsten Heins announced that the Q5 device will be available in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Latin America beginning in July.
The average operating room is crowded with equipment, cords, and cables but there’s a new type of O.R., a high-tech one, also known as an integrated operating room.
The University of Florida will unleash the state’s fastest supercomputer on Tuesday during a dedication ceremony in Gainesville.
Sure they are free, but some of the most popular mobile apps could be tracking your every move and revealing your personal and financial data.
You can change the look of a photo with a filter, you can add a location and a hashtag, and soon Instagram users will be able “tag.”
The Associated Press became the latest major company to see its Twitter account get hacked Tuesday. The difference with this hack was that it temporarily sent financial markets in New York tumbling.
You may think you’re good at monitoring your teen’s texting activities, but there are new apps and texting lingo designed to keep parents in the dark.
The highly anticipated and newly renamed Lauderdale Air Show takes to the skies this weekend. The crowds will be plentiful and so will security.
Twitter has launched a service that lets people find music they like and tweet songs from iTunes, Spotify and Rdio.
It’s a familiar scene whenever Apple unveils the latest version of a popular product — and it played out again Friday Sept. 21, 2012 around the world. There have been long lines outside Apple stores in Asia, Europe and North America, as people try to be among the first to get their hands on the new iPhone.
NASA says It’s getting images from its Curiosity rover on Mars. Curiosity is a roving laboratory about the size of a compact car. It landed Sunday night, August 5, 2012 after an eight-month, 352-mile journey. Its mission is to analyze a crater region near the equator.
A commercial rocket has blasted off with a load of supplies for the International Space Station. The SpaceX company’s Falcon 9 rocket took flight at 3:44 a.m. Tuesday, May 22, 2012 from Cape Canaveral, opening a new era of spaceflight. It carried a capsule named Dragon that is packed with 1,000 pounds of space station provisions.
This is the first time a private business has launched a vessel to the space station.
At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, there are plenty of high tech happenings. Of course there are plenty of computers, cameras and televisions but there are also a lot of novel, bizarre and downright quirky items as well.
It was dubbed the People’s Car in the beginning and has been rolling off production lines since the 1930′s. VW’s iconic Beetle will be redesigned for 2012, here’s a look at the Beetle through the years.