20-plus eye-popping Black Friday 2014 tech deals

iPhone 6, iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy gear and big cheap TVs among the hottest electronic deals for Black Friday and Cyber Monday in 2014. Black Friday is upon us Word is that more retailers will relent to public pressure – I mean do the right thing for their employees – …

Apple-IBM deal threatens Android’s enterprise push

Apple-IBM deal threatens Android’s enterprise push And BlackBerry may get caught in the cross-fire The new Apple-IBM partnership seems sure to help Apple sell more iPads and iPhones to businesses while extending the reach of IBM’s big data and analytics software. The deal may also be setting off alarm bells …

After first day, OS X Mavericks on 1 in 18 Macs

Triple the 24-hour uptake of 2012’s Mountain Lion, says ad network In its first 24 hours, Apple’s OS X Mavericks tripled the uptake of its predecessor Mountain Lion, ending the day on about 1 out of every 18 Macs, an online advertising network said Thursday. Chitika, which regularly mines its …

Apple iPhone 5S vs. Nokia Lumia 1020: Which Camera is Better?

Apple’s brand new iPhone 5S has an enhanced iSight digital camera, but how does it stack up to Nokia’s impressive 41-megapixel PureView Lumia 1020 camera? CIO.com’s Al Sacco pits the two popular devices against each other in this hands-on iPhone vs. Lumia camera comparison. The results might surprise you. UPDATED: …

iFixIt tears down an Australian iPhone 5S

iFixIt tears down an Australian iPhone 5S Components no one cares about, gibberish labels, and tech fetishism The tear-and-repair enthusiasts at iFixIt jetted to Australia, traveling forward in time by 17 hours, to buy a new Apple iPhone 5S before anyone in the U.S. today. And then destroyed it. Iphone …

Malicious power-charger can infect Apple iOS devices

Black Hat presentation from Georgia Tech researchers to show malicious proof of concept IoS devices are vulnerable to malware coming from a malicious charger according to researchers from Georgia Tech. The researchers, who will be presenting their proof-of-concept charger known as Mactans at the upcoming Black Hat security conference, say: …