Microsoft releases Xbox apps for Windows and iOS devices

Microsoft releases not only a Windows Phone Xbox app but iOS along with its Xbox Live dashboard update this week.
Android Army

OnLive brings streaming console games to tablets and smartphones – our hands-on impressions

OnLive has announced that it's bringing its full array of console games to tablets and smartphones, and we had the chance to get our hands on one and try it out.
Home Theater

Behold iNuke Boom, the 8×4-foot iPhone dock that you won’t believe is real

No, it's not a joke: This is the iNuke Boom, the music dock for iOS devices that's bigger than your couch.

Flipboard comes to iPhone with new design, features

The oh-so-popular Flipboard news and social media app for iPad is now available for iPhone.
Cool Tech

SkyLight adapter connects smartphones to any microscope

SkyLight, a Kickstarter project, is an adapter that connects any smartphone to any microscope.

How To: Turn your iPad or iPhone into a mobile Hotspot

Digital Trends shows you how to turn a jail broken Apple iPad into a Wi-Fi HotSpot.

Starbucks mobile apps account for 26 million transactions over 2011

While mobile payment technology is slowing starting to seep into retail establishments around the country, coffee company Starbucks is reporting massive growth with mobile payments at the register.
Social Media

Theaters set aside “Tweet Seats” for Twitter users

Since Twitter users often use the social network to update friends on public events like concerts, a group of theaters is taking advantage of this trend with a new service.

Facebook iOS app update ‘fixes’ photo comments bug

Facebook claims to have fixed a bug in its iOS app that caused the wrong comments to show up on some photos. But user's report another story.
Android Army

Apple fails to block Samsung tablet and smartphone sales in the U.S.

A U.S. district court judge denied Apple's request that Samsung be ordered to halt sales of certain Android-powered smartphones and tablets as the patent battle between the two companies continues.

The iPhone gets banned in Syria to curb protest coverage

The iPhone gets banned from Syria to keep protesters from recording government violence.
Social Media

Facebook acquires Gowalla to help with Timeline

While Facebook continues to dominate other U.S. based social networks in terms of total users, the social network is stepping up competition with location-based social network Foursquare due to a recent acquisition.