5 reasons why Black Friday is totally pointless

Thinking of going out on Black Friday? Just don't. Stay in and enjoy time with the family. Here are five reasons why you shouldn't bother with Black Friday.

Take a deep breath, a sip of wine, and ace Thanksgiving with these apps

If you aren't ready for Thanksgiving dinner, don't quit cold turkey. There are lots of apps that can help give you guidance, including selecting the right wine to serve.

With the OpenbayASP app, you can monitor your car repairs from your phone

Automotive repair marketplace Openbay has released a new app called OpenbayASP. The app allows mechanics and customers to communicate with texts, pictures, and video, while also streamlining the scheduling and payment process.

Still rockin’ a BlackBerry? You might want to check out its Black Friday deals

BlackBerry unveiled its deals for Black Friday, and if you're a fan of BlackBerry OS 10, these deals are for you. If you are interested in any of the discounted smartphones, however, you have until December 1 to take advantage of the…

Battery issues will be a thing of the past with this promising 'smart screen'

Bodle Technologies, a spin-out from Oxford, has made a "smart material" screen that barely draws any power, conserving your battery, while promising a crisp display in bright sunlight.

Microsoft's Nokia 230 is a blast from the past with its T9 keyboard

Microsoft unveiled old-school Nokia 230, a dumbphone with a keyboard and a few basic apps. The phone and its dual-SIM counterpart will go on sale in December in India, Asia, and the Middle East.

Want to help a great cause? Make a bid on the OnePlus X Ceramic

In a continued effort to move away from its past controversial promotions, OnePlus will put five OnePlus X Ceramic smartphones on the auction block and forward all the proceeds to charity

LG’s Ray is a mid-range phone for 3G markets with its 5.5-inch 720p screen

The LG Ray is a mid-range phone for the 3G market, sporting an octa-core processor, 720p 5.5-inch display, and 1GB of RAM. The rear camera houses 13-megapixels and the front camera has 8-megapixels.

Work Chat app comes to Facebook at Work

Unlike competing chat apps for business, Facebook can count on the appeal of presenting a platform that people already know. This may be a great leverage point toward gaining a willing audience.

UK carrier O2 reveals it is also looking into technologies to block adverts on mobile

U.K. carrier O2 has announced "advanced stages" of research into a network-level adblocker. O2 is the second carrier in the U.K. to announce plans to launch an ad-blocker, the first being BT Group's EE.

12 essential apps to navigate the Black Friday maelstrom

If you're about to brave the Black Friday crowds, you best be prepared. These 9 apps will help you streamline and save during your Black Friday deals hunt. We've got you and your car covered, no worries.

Sprint customers can now get $200 credit for every line switched to T-Mobile

T-Mobile is offering $200 credit for every line you switch from Sprint as a part of its Un-carrier Unwrapped month. The move responds to Sprint's "half-off" deal that promises to halve your phone bill if you switch from T-Mobile, AT&T…