Huawei may announce Windows 10 2-in-1 laptop at Mobile World Congress

Huawei’s press invitation for its Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona teases a device with a stylus, which many are speculating to be part of a new Windows 10 hybrid device. Read more…

Microsoft Lumia 650 is likely coming to the U.S. by way of Cricket Wireless

The new Microsoft Lumia 650 is expected to come to the United States on Cricket Wireless, likely for $199, despite the press release stating that it would be available only in select European markets. Read more…

US government agrees algorithms are real drivers behind Google cars, not humans

In an important decision, a branch of the US government has declared that the definition of a ‘driver’ needs to be changed and legal car requirements altered to make room for self-driving cars. Read more…

T-Mobile gets the snappily-named ‘Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL with Windows 10 Mobile’

The ‘OneTouch Fierce XL with Windows 10 Mobile’ will be the first handset running Microsoft’s new OS to join T-Mobile’s range, with a 5.5-inch display, Snapdragon 210, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage, and more. Read more…

T-Mobile offering a free year of Hulu to Verizon customers who switch over

T-Mobile is continuing its Un-carrier Unwrapped campaign in the US with a new offer, this time to entice Verizon customers to make the switch, which includes a $100 Hulu gift code. Read more…

CloudAntenna TV streaming service seeks legal alternative to Aereo’s failure

The new company has promised a home TV antenna designed to stream live and recorded content to any device, unlike Aereo which housed individual antennas and was ruled illegal. Read more…

Verizon customers to get Wi-Fi calling on iPhone and Android starting next week

If you’re a Verizon customer who wants to be able to make Wi-Fi calls on your Android or iPhone like your brethren over at Ma Bell, you’ll soon be able to. But if you’re on an iPhone, you’ll have to wait until 2016. Verizon announced it will launch Wi-Fi Calling on the Samsung Galaxy S6 […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)


Playstation Network experiences outages over Black Friday

Sony has acknowledged Playstation Network outages following heavy traffic, likely caused by Black Friday deals. While the service is now returning to normal, issues may still be encountered. Read more…

Yamada Denki announces the thinnest Windows phone ever, called the ‘Every Phone’

Yamada Denki has announced its latest Windows 10 Mobile device named ‘Every Phone’, which offers reasonable hardware specifications and features in a thin, sleek casing to those in Japan. Read more…

Windows 10 Mobile is now on 7% of Windows handsets, as Lumia 640 sales increase

AdDuplex’s latest stats show that Windows 10 Mobile continues to grow in popularity, increasing from 5.7% to 7% since October. On the handset front, the Lumia 640 saw the biggest gains this month. Read more…