Google has pushed out lots of new and refreshed Street View imagery for various European locations, with Bulgaria making its debut on the service. New data for 200 cities in Russia has also been added, together with new imagery for a bunch of UK locations.
Long-time Pandora boss Joe Kennedy said Thursday he intends to step down from the top job as soon as the board finds a replacement. His announcement came just after the company released better-than-expected Q4 financial results. So what's going on?
A town in Japan evacuated in March 2011 after a meltdown at the nearby Fukushima nuclear facility is being mapped by Google. Street View cars began collecting data in the deserted town this week, with images expected to appear online in the next few months.
Following in the footsteps of fast food rival McDonald’s, British branches of KFC are set to introduce free Wi-Fi for all customers. Wonder if meals will come with a few extra wet wipes....
Google has launched its Public Alerts service for people living in Japan. The online system will provide up-to-the-minute information and relevant emergency alerts in the event of a natural disaster.
Twitter has released another update for its iOS and Android apps. Its mobile site has also been tweaked. Inbound are 'top tweets' for some searches, an option to 'view more from this time", an improved autocomplete function and more.
Apple launched its iBookstore in Japan on Tuesday. With millions of people in the East Asian nation owning iPhones and iPads, the new market is sure to be a lucrative one for the Cupertino company.
UK-based gift card fans – if there is such a thing – will be over the moon to learn that Google Play cards are now on sale at branches of Tesco and Morrisons, available in denominations of £10, £25 and £50.
Apple is making a push for the education market with the launch of a new model targeting schools. Costing $1,100, the 21-inch, 3.3GHz dual-core Intel Core i3 machine comes with 4GB of RAM and a 500GB hard drive.
In its first update since launching its new Maps app for iDevices three months ago, Google has introduced a number of new features, including new icons for quick local searches and integration with Google Contacts.
The iPhone almost wasn't called the iPhone. It was nearly called the 'TelePod’, ‘Mobi’, ‘TriPod’ and even ‘iPad’. The behind-the-scenes details were revealed on Monday by Ken Segall, a former ad agency creative director who once worked closely…
You have to feel for San Francisco's Bay Bridge. For years it’s always been 'Golden Gate THIS' and 'Golden Gate THAT'. Not for much longer though, as the less famous structure is about to become part of the world's largest ever light sculpture.
According to a report on Monday, video streaming service Netflix has "no current plans" to develop an app – native or port – for the BlackBerry 10 platform. Last month it was claimed that Instagram was also holding off developing an app for the new…
If you're an avid user of TweetDeck for iPhone or Android, then the news isn't good. The Twitter-owned company said on Monday it'll soon be ending support for the mobile apps, concentrating instead on improving its web apps.
Google Play gift cards look set to roll out in the UK soon, with the Mountain View company publishing on its website details of pricing denominations for the UK market: £10, £25 and £50. The cards are good for purchases from the Google Play store.