Shanda's Geak Watch 2 may be the ultimate smartwatch. It features two displays, 7-day battery life, and works as a standalone smartwatch. The watch is currently part of a crowd-funding campaign on Pozible.
Microsoft updated its iOS apps to include document creation and editing for free. Improved Office apps for Android are also in the works. The new layout and features make Office truly mobile-friendly for the first time.
The Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX) says its Apple Pay ban will last "months, not years," to give its CurrentC app a chance to get off the ground first. MCX also denies reports that it fines or threatens retailers who allow NFC payments.
A California Highway Patrol officer was charged with two felonies on Halloween after he was caught allegedly stealing nude images of one DUI suspect from her phone to his. The officer could potentially see some jail time.