Mike Dunn

Mike Dunn

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Mike graduated from University of Arizona with a degree in poetry, and made his big break by writing love sonnets to the iPhone. He hasn't found a gadget he hasn't loved, and has been known to lose up to three cell phones a week in his beard.

Zynga announces new games, and gaming platform “project Z”

During the Zynga Unleashed event Zynga announced "Project Z" which will be a way for Zynga gamers to play games independent of a social network. Zynga also announced a few new games including CastleVille for gamers who can't get enough for FarmVille or…

Gaming

Twitter to shorten and wrap all links using its t.co domain

Twitter will start wrapping all links regardless of length in a T.co domain, Twitter says that doing so will provide a safer experience for users as well as provide some useful insights on engagement.

Social Media

Google+ traffic drops 60% after public launch

Google+ traffic dips 60 percent after huge usage surge after public launch on September 20. Traffic is back down to pre-launch numbers as the service seems unable to keep users coming back for more.

Social Media

HTC Sensation XL, 4.7inch 1.5GHz Beats audio Android phone

HTC announces Sensation XL a 4.7inch Android phone with Beats audio, sadly this phone will not be coming to the United States.

Android Army

Video: Steve Wozniak emotionally reflects on Steve Jobs

Steve Wozniak talks about Steve Jobs' death. How he heard about the news, and how he is reacting to the news.

Apple

Send Twitter some feed back, but keep it short!

Twitter's Co-founder Jack Dorsey asks Twitter, via Twitter, for some feedback. Twitter wants to know what you would change, or what you want to keep the same, just don't go into much detail or else you will pass your 140 character limit.

Social Media

Rumor: Kindle Fire already has over 250,000 preorders and counting

According to a leaked Amazon document there are currently over 250,000 Kindle Fire preorders, and if this pace continues it could sell as many as 2.5 million units by the time it is released on November 15.

Android Army

With Unreal Engine 3 support, Flash 11 may bring console-quality games to Facebook, beyond

Epic Games has announced that its Unreal Engine 3 is supported by Adobe Flash 11, which means that console-quality games could be coming to Facebook and any other devices that are Flash friendly.

Gaming

Sean Parker sends his first tweet, quickly apologizes to Zuckerberg

Sean Parker park owner, and former Facebook president sends out his first tweet, and uses that tweet to apologize to Mark Zuckerberg.

Social Media

Diggnation to go off air in December

Long running web based show Diggnation will announce that will be going off the air in December.

Web

HTC Flyer price being reduced to $299 on October 1

HTC is cutting the price of its 7 inch Android tablet the HTC Flyer to $299 in response to the $199 Amazon Kindle Fire.

Android Army

Updated: AT&T’s Galaxy S II already has security issues, and it isn’t even released yet (Samsung responds)

A security hole on AT&T's Samsung Galaxy S II handset allows people to bypass the lock screen and access all of your dirty little secrets.

Android Army

12 Billion dollar Foxconn factory in Brazil is in doubt

Foxconn's planned 12 billion dollar Brazilian iPad factory is now in doubt due to the company's negotiations with the country stalling.

Apple

Microsoft to limit WP7 app developers to submitting 10 apps a day

Microsoft limits the amount of apps developers can submit to 10 a day to help prevent developers from cheating the system.

Mobile

First TV ads for Amazon’s Kindle Fire and Kindle are released

Amazon has released the TV ads for the Kindle Fire tablet and the Kindle e-reader. The ad for the Fire not only tells the story of the evolution of the e-reader but also how the Fire got its name.

Android Army