In the future, screens may correct your eyesight problems, not glasses

Scientists are developing a special screen which could correct vision problems without the need for the viewer to wear glasses, and a prototype version could be just a few years away.

Google may purchase Twitch for $1 billion

Google will purchase streaming video network Twitch for $1 billion, according to a GamesBeat report. Unknown is when the deal will be announced or for exactly how much. Google and Twitch have yet to comment on the report.

Lenovo has its very own Google Glass competitor, too

Lenovo announced that it has partnered with tech firm Vuzix to launch the M100 Smart Glasses in China. The wearable will go on sale this September for 8000 Yuan ($1,291), with specifications rivaling that of Google Glass.

Jimmy Kimmel proves that we’ll buy iWatch just because it’s made by Apple

Jimmy Kimmel is messing with Americans again. This time, he passed off a $20 Casio watch as the upcoming Apple iWatch. Most of the people agreed that "if it's Apple, it's good."

Apple eyes mobile payments with wallet app for iPhone 6

Apple may introduce a mobile payment wallet app with the iPhone 6. Reports indicate that the new Apple Wallet app could use NFC, Wi-Fi, or Bluetooth technology to purchase items.
Home Theater

Chromecast celebrates first birthday with three-month Google Play giveaway

It's been one year since Google introduced its jack-of-all-trades dongle to the world, and the search giant is celebrating by gifting anyone who purchases a Chromecast within the next two months 90 free days of Google's All Access service…

Walk this way: These ‘smart shoes’ vibrate to point you in the right direction

An Indian startup has created a pair of Bluetooth-enabled smart shoes and smart insoles called Lechal that can track your position, give you directions via vibrations, and track your activity levels.

Kinomatic app for iPhone promises pro-level video capturing, editing with little hassle

Kinomatic is a new video app for the iPhone that promises pro-level video capture and editing with an easy-to-use interface, including manual settings such as exposure, white balance, and crop ratio.
Android Army

Samsung rejoins the big leagues: plans a developer conference this winter

Samsung announced that it will hold the company's second Developers Conference this November at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. The company will likely announce updates to its Mobile SDK and more.

Amazon Prime Music adds hundreds of thousands of songs

Amazon added hundreds of thousands of songs to Prime Music and hundreds of new playlists. Amazon's growing song selection includes tracks from many popular artists old and new.

Uber releases second attempt at Windows Phone app, and this time it’s the real deal

In April last year, Uber launched an app for Windows Phone. However, following complaints that it was simply a webpage in an app wrapper, the startup quickly pulled it. On Wednesday, it rolled out its second attempt.

Minnesota family ordered off Southwest flight after dad posts critical tweet

If you're paying for a service, you expect to be treated well. Accounts of bad experiences often end up on Twitter, though Minnesota resident Duff Watson never expected that his tweet criticizing Southwest Airlines would lead to his removal…