Zuckerberg wants WhatsApp to be the “global messaging platform”

You know what's cooler than a billion users? 3 billion users. That's the new target that Mark Zuckerberg has set for the Facebook-owned WhatsApp, which currently has 600m active users.

Android Wear update will bring GPS, watch faces and offline music

Google is promising quick updates for its smartwatch software — a better interface for changing watch faces, support for integrated GPS sensors and offline music playback are all on the way.

A giant iPhone 6 is great, but we really need a giant iPhone 6 battery

Apple has fallen behind when it comes to battery life, and it needs to catch up. The iPhone 6 will be packed full of cool new features, but the one feature everyone wants is more time away from the charger.

Harmonix is working on a virtual reality music player for Gear VR

Harmonix reveals an upcoming Gear VR app called Harmonix Music VR. Essentially a virtual reality-enabled music player, the app reads the user's music and crafts a reactive virtual space from it.

Former Beats alumnus launches new audio company with $300 headphones

Steven Lamar, a self-proclaimed co-founder of Beats, announced today that he has launched his own audio company, Roam. Lamar, who sued Dr. Dre and Iovine for royalties, says his San Francisco-based company's first product is a $300 pair of…

Sony’s wearable Lifelog camera moves one step closer to watching your every step

Ready to record every move you make? Sony thinks you are, and has shifted the Smart Lifelog Camera from concept to confirmed product. The tiny device will clip to your clothes, film what goes on around you, then connect with the Android…

Canadian startup promises better smartphone pictures through ‘computational optics’

The Canadian startup, Algolux, has developed software algorithms that help achieve sharper, shake-free images with smartphone cameras, without any hardware implementations.

The Moto 360 is finally here for $250

We don't know a ton about it yet, but today Motorola will reveal more about it's Moto 360 smartwatch, which runs Google's new Android Wear OS. It is expected to be released at Google I/O 2014.

Kuddle is an Instagram for kids, while Looksee brings photographers together

Two new photo sharing apps: Kuddle is an Instagram-like app for kids that educates about netiquette, while Looksee aims to connect photographers through anonymous sharing.
Home Theater

Can Definitive Technology bring audiophile sound to multi-room speakers?

Mixing in high-grade engineering and Play-Fi's versatile open platform, Definitive Technology offers a unique take on the multi-room speaker genre with five brand-new components.