Sean Buckley / Engadget:
Nvidia unveils new flagship GeForce GTX 980 and 970 desktop GPUs based on Maxwell architecture — NVIDIA's latest GPU crams 4K images on 1080p displays — Back in February, NVIDIA trotted out the very first desktop GPUs to feature its new Maxwell architecture: the GeForce GTX 750 and 750i...
iPhone 6 Teardown — Our friends at iExperts in Sydney pulled apart an iPhone 6 while we were working on our iPhone 6 Plus teardown. iFixit will be doing a full-blown in-house analysis with more photos soon, but in the meantime here's the inside of the iPhone 6!
Ellen Huet / Forbes:
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus come with anti-theft feature Activation Lock on by default — How Apple Made Your iPhone 6 Much Less Likely To Be Stolen — To you, your new iPhone 6 looks like a gleaming sheet of technological magic — but to a thief, it looks like a shiny, worthless brick.
Andrew Cunningham / Ars Technica:
iOS 8 on iPhone 4S: cramped screen and 50% more time to do the same tasks compared to iOS 7 — iOS 8 on the iPhone 4S: Performance isn't the (only) problem — The iPhone 4S. I remember when this was the one that made my old phone feel slow. — iPhones have ...
iPhone 6 Plus Teardown — Over the years, we've seen the iPhone evolve—and grow. It began as just the iPhone. Soon it learned how to 3G, it gained an S (it would lose and gain this every other year), and it even learned to read fingerprints. Years of hard work and dedication …
John Koller / PlayStation.Blog:
PlayStation Now Open Beta Comes to PS3 Today — For a little more than a month, the PlayStation Now Open Beta has allowed PS4 users to quickly access and play games from a rich and expanding library of PS3 titles directly from our cloud servers, without the need to wait for game downloads, installs...
Alex Hern / Guardian:
iOS 8's 2GB download caused UK internet traffic to surge by 60%, despite slow uptake — iOS 8 causes bandwidth spikes nationwide, despite slow uptake — Apple's latest iOS 8 software drove internet to almost double its normal levels, yet fewer people have updated than iOS 7 a year earlier
Nate Swanner / SlashGear:
Pebble update adds emoji, compass, iOS 8 support — Pebble owners rejoice! The quietly awesome smartwatch has been updated, bringing in a slew of great features. A fondly remembered watch-face is back, and Pebble gets location-aware with some new compass apps and features.
Carolyn Said / San Francisco Chronicle:
Some say Larry Ellison's new role is merely a title change, a point that Oracle's statement partially confirms — Larry Ellison steps down as CEO of Oracle but remains in charge — Larry Ellison, a Silicon Valley pioneer known as one of its most flamboyant and aggressive le...
Oracle reports Q1 earnings of $2.2B, or 48 cents a share, on revenue of $8.6B — SaaS and PaaS Cloud Revenue Up 32%, Software and Cloud Revenue Up 6% to $6.6 Billion — Record Quarterly Operating Cash Flow Up 7% to $6.7 Billion — REDWOOD SHORES, CA — (Marketwired) — 09/18/14 &...
Apple head of retail Angela Ahrendts visits flagship store in Sydney as new iPhones go on sale in Australia — Fun, phones and fights as Apple opens the doors for iPhone 6 sales — Apple stores across the country opened at 8am to the customary sounds of cheers from Apple staff and rush …
Michael Crider / Android Police:
Google Maps Navigation Expands To 20 New Countries Around The World, Mostly In Africa, The Caribbean, And South America — I'd like to take a moment to both thank and blame Google. Thank you, Google, for offering a free and accurate method of maps and navigation, making it easy to find almos...
Janko Roettgers / Gigaom:
Meet Wonder.fm: We Are Hunted's co-founder is back with a new music discovery site — Stephen Phillips co-founded We Are Hunted and led Twitter's music efforts. Now he's back with a new music discovery site. — We Are Hunted fans, take notice: The co-founder of the once-popular mus...
Drew FitzGerald / Wall Street Journal:
Apple Relied on Its Own Network for Part of the iOS 8 Upgrade — The roll-out of Apple 's new mobile-operating system Wednesday was the first time the company used its proprietary data distribution infrastructure, also called a content-delivery network, for such a large-scale deployment.
Gina Hall / The Wrap:
Former owner of MySpace, Brad Greenspan, sues NewsCorp, Google, and IAC, alleging collusion in 2005 sale — Google, NewsCorp Slapped With Lawsuit Over MySpace Sale — Brad Greenspan claims MySpace should have been valued at $32 billion at the time of the 2005 sale, instead of $580 million