BlackBerry hits rock bottom in phone market

BlackBerry ended 2016 on a low note as the Canadian firm captured 0.0 percent of the smartphone market. In response, BlackBerry doubled down on its focus on software development and licensing.
Cool Tech

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: folding canoes, cheap mobile VR, and more

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!

Paint it black? 6 online tools that help you visualize, choose your new wall color

Will your living room walls look awful in brown? Thankfully, there are ways to find out using online tools from various paint companies. Upload a photo of your place, and you can start trying out different hues.

How to recover lost contacts on an iPhone

Accidentally losing a contact or deleting an important one from your iPhone can be a panic-inducing experience, but after a deep breath and a quick trip to, everything will be back in order.

How to record calls on your iPhone 1:50

Recording calls on your iPhone isn't as easy as you might think. Here, we walk you through the process of doing so with with Google Voice, and highlight several apps and external voice recorders that can help.

South Korea’s antitrust watchdog concerned Google meddled with Samsung’s Tizen

South Korea's Fair Trade Commission (FTC) confirmed it launched an investigation into whether Google meddled with Samsung's Tizen development. Google's South Korean arm said it has done nothing wrong.

Taxi, taxi! Uber deemed a taxi service in Australia, drivers ordered to pay tax

The Australian federal court deemed Uber a taxi service, which means its drivers must pay the country's goods and services tax. Uber did not say whether it will appeal the decision, though it will look at its options.

Apple was just granted a patent for a touchscreen that reads fingerprints

It looks like Apple could soon do away with the iPhone's Home button, instead turning to the touch screen for the phone's fingerprint scanning needs -- at least according to a patent that was recently awarded to the company.
Social Media

Need help navigating Snapchat? Snap’s official video guide has you covered

Snapchat's first official video guide may be aimed at Wall Street investors, but that doesn't mean general users can't watch it too. The clip will teach you how to use everything from stories to Memories direct from the source.

9 tips and tricks to optimize your AirPod experience

Here are nine tips, tricks, and lesser-known features from Apple's first pair of fully wireless earbuds, allowing you to get the most out of the company's new world of cordless sound.
Health & Fitness

Workplace wearable tech pants track safety and health for tradespeople

Snickers Workwear is testing smart clothing with electronics built into clothing to track safety and health conditions on the job. The clothing can alert tradespeople when working conditions require extra protection.

The Asus Zenfone 3 Go could be the budget phone to beat at MWC 2017

The Asus Zenfone Go was quite a device when it was launched. Now, it looks like Asus wants to follow up on that success with the Asus Zenfone 3 Go. Here's everything we know about the rumored device so far.