Finally — Ubuntu’s first phone is coming to Europe

Canonical's first Ubuntu-based phone is finally on its way. The Aquarius E 4.5 Ubuntu Edition from BQ has mid-to-low-range specs, but runs the unique Ubuntu Scopes software.
Product Review

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless Review

Heavy sound weighs down H/K's featherweight Soho wireless headphones.

Mattel and Google are cooking something up, and we’ll find out what it is on February 13

According to an invitation sent to the press, Mattel and Google are ready to announce something on February 13. Unfortunately, we have no idea what it could be, though speculation includes an updated View-Master.
Social Media

Twitter reports slow user growth but points finger at iOS 8

Twitter reported its smallest user growth ever on Thursday. Q4 saw its user base increase by just 4 million to 288 million, though the company said issues with iOS 8 were partly to blame.

RadioShack files for bankruptcy, Sprint to take over some stores

Despite filing for bankruptcy on Thursday, RadioShack will live on, albeit in a diminished form. Sprint has agreed to take over a number of its outlets, with both businesses trading together. The deal means Sprint will be the primary…

Swatch’s first smartwatch will arrive just in time to go head-to-head with the Apple Watch

Swatch CEO Nick Hayek confirmed his company is currently working on a smartwatch that will launch within three months. While pricing was not announced, its launch will put it squarely against Apple's upcoming wearable, the Apple Watch.

Immortalize your display: How to take a screenshot using a Microsoft Surface

No Print Screen key? No problem. Our comprehensive walkthrough will have you taking screenshots on your Microsoft Surface in no time, whether you want to use Touch Cover or the innate Snipping Tool.

Graphene unlocks a potential breakthrough for flexible LED screen technology

According to a report from the University of Manchester, researchers at the Cambridge Graphene Center have invented a new method of incorporating graphene into LED displays, making them flexible, thin, and even transparent.

Hospitals embrace Apple’s HealthKit as wellness data catch-all for patients

Many hospitals are testing out Apple's HealthKit app to see how access to patient data can help prevent the escalation of serious medical problems. So far, doctors are enthusiastic about the ability to gather data from wearables and smart…

This mechanical keyboard is hiding a quad-core Android PC underneath its keys

Chinese manufacturer Acooo has combined a high-end, Cherry MX toting mechanical keyboard with a quad-core Android PC in its new oneBoard Pro+ computer.

FiftyThree sets Paper app’s tools free with the introduction of new Pencil Gold stylus

FiftyThree's well-loved drawing and note-taking app Paper now comes with every tool included for free. The company also introduced a new stylus called Pencil Gold.