Nexus 8.9-inch tablet with 2K display reportedly on its way

Google already sells the 7-inch and 10.1-inch Nexus tablets, though recent reports suggest that later this year it'll be adding an 8.9-inch version, complete with a 2K-resolution display.

Man gets revenge on Web scammer by texting entire works of Shakespeare

Definitely a unique way to annoy someone that's gotten on your bad side, a Bristol man decided to send the entire collection on Shakespeare's plays to a scammer that ripped him off on a classifieds site.

Burger King to add mobile payment option in all U.S. stores

Potentially useful for anyone that frequently visits Burger King, the fast food chain is launching a new mobile application that will allow customers the ability to pay for their order with their smartphone.
Social Media

For gearheads looking to interact with their own kind, MadWhips is their social network

Calling itself the largest auto-themed social networking site, MadWhips is designed to connect car enthusiasts and photographers. The company has launched a new site and app that allow users to easily upload and share images.

This iPhone case will tone your biceps while you fiddle on your iPhone

For those who always wanted to get stronger by just lifting your iPhone, ToneFone, an iPhone case, is what you've been looking forward to. It's heavy on purpose, by the way.
Product Review

Lenovo ThinkPad 8 Review

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Analysts debate iPhone sales, but they’re stagnant either way

According to Morgan Stanley's Katy Huberty, Apple will ship 42 million iPhones this quarter, more than the 38 million Wall Street predicted. She arrived at that number using a pretty quirky, but accurate, method.
Home Theater

Comcast adds 18 new live streaming networks, including A&E, Bravo, TBS

Comcast added 18 popular networks to its roster of live streaming options today, bolstering the total network count to 50, along with on-demand content. Unfortunately, Roku owners on Comcast's ISP are still slap out of luck.

Samsung’s basic S Band fitness tracker is coming soon

An unannounced new fitness tracking band from Samsung has shown up in Germany. Named the S Band, it's more basic than the Gear Fit, and has a local price of around $110.

Pandora raises subscription rates, blames rising music roylaties

Definitely worth noting if you have been considering subscribing to the Pandora One premium music service, the music company will be raising rates in the coming months to offset rising royalties.
Cool Tech

Hotel offers a free drink if you wear Google Glass

Designed as a method to entice more members of the San Francisco tech community, a hotel is offering up a free cocktail to anyone wearing Google Glass and is willing to post a social update about their visit.

5 things Android Wear must improve to send smartwatches mainstream

Google has announced its new Android Wear OS along with two manufacturers, LG and Motorola, already backing it for a launch this year. But wat will it truly take for Android Wear to be a great smartwatch for eveyone?