List/Grid Author Archives: Tech Readers

Fab.com Enjoys 3 Million Members

Fab.com Enjoys 3 Million Members

During London Web Summit (LWS), Jason Goldberg of Fab.com announced impressive stats about the design-oriented flash sales site. It’s been only a year when the Fab.com’s launch page went live and since then the site has seen great amount traffic. Goldberg said that the popularity of the site is really… Read more »

PayPal Refreshes iPhone App, Adding New Look and Local Search

PayPal Refreshes iPhone App, Adding New Look and Local Search

PayPal has recently launched an update for its iPhone app. The updates offer an entirely new design, which is far more appealing than what it looked like in last version of the app. The latest update will bring back the ‘Local’ feature that used to show vendors that accepted PayPal…. Read more »

iPad Teardown Unveils Samsung Display

iPad Teardown Unveils Samsung Display

iFixit, an online repair manual and teardown expert has ripped down the latest iPad from Apple. The team is working on tearing it down to check what it actually has under its hood. They reveal some shocking details about the manufacturers and components used in the making of the Apple’s… Read more »

BBC Confirms Plans to Launch VOD

BBC Confirms Plans to Launch VOD

Mark Thompson, Director General at BBC has verified that the broadcaster is preparing to launch a service that will allow users download individual TV programs for a reasonable amount of fee, according to the Guardian. In a speech at the Royal Television Society (RTS) in London, Thompson made this announcement…. Read more »

Waze Arrives in South Africa

Waze Arrives in South Africa

The GPS navigation service, Waze has officially announced its first venture into African territory. The service that offers drivers to share traffic conditions automatically in real-time has finally launched in South Africa. Waze is in fact a community-driven app offered on all the major mobile platforms, such as Android, iOS… Read more »

Twitter Ecosystem Hits 1.5 Million Apps

Twitter Ecosystem Hits 1.5 Million Apps

Twitter’s API account released a ‘fun fact recently, according to which, the company announced that its network has passed an impressive 1.5 million apps mark.  Looking at the progress of Facebook and its recent show with its IPO, we can easily disregard Twitter as a platform, but the latest announcement… Read more »

FTC Subpoenaed Apple in Google Antitrust Investigation

FTC Subpoenaed Apple in Google Antitrust Investigation

The Cupertino-based technology giant has been subpoenaed by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to collect more information for its investigation into Google’s business practices, reports Bloomberg. The FTC is particularly focusing on the agreements that made Google the preferred search engine in Safari for iPhone and iPad, an unknown… Read more »

PayPal to Launch Square Competitor Thursday

PayPal to Launch Square Competitor Thursday

PayPal will soon take on Square with a mobile payment dongle that will allow business owners process credit card payments through their smartphones, a news report claims. According to GigaOm, PayPal is going to announce the solution on Thursday. Citing “sources we’ve talked to who are familiar with PayPal’s plan,”… Read more »

Yahoo Charges Facebook for Patent Infringement

Yahoo Charges Facebook for Patent Infringement

Yahoo has reportedly sued Facebook on Monday, filing a complaint against the social network that it violated 10 of its patents. Yahoo filed its company in the U.S. District Court in San Jose, California. In its complaint, Yahoo described that it innovated several features, such as messaging, news feed generation,… Read more »

© 2019 Tech Readers. Reproduction without explicit permission is prohibited. All Rights Reserved. XHTML / CSS Valid.