iPad Flash hack spotted in the wild

A talented hacker known as Comex has reportedly managed to circumvent Apple's unpopular iPad Flash ban.

Ebooks are slower to read than paper, survey shows

Reading an ebook is substantially slower than reading a standard paper version, according to a study.

Disney acquires iPhone game maker Tapulous

The owners of Tapulous, a small company that made a handful of addictive music games for the iPhone, have landed one of the best opportunities in all of entertainment: a buyout from Disney.

Amazon upgrades Kindle DX, slashes price to $379

The Kindle DX, Amazon's large textbook-sized e-reading device that used to carry a daunting $489 price tag, has been cut down by more than $100 but it remains the most expensive e-reader by quite a large margin.

Amazon nearly doubles Kindle royalty rate

The latest move in the all-out e-reader war is showing just how profitable the heated Kindle vs. iPad vs. Nook vs. Kobo battle can be, for publishers.

Hulu rolls out subscription-based Plus service

Hulu is now offering a paid subscription service that streams 720p video content across various devices, including televisions, computers and smartphones.

Kindle books gain embedded video - but only for Apple users

Amazon is to include embedded audio and video in its Kindle books - but not for those that use its own hardware.

Farmville comes to the iPhone

When the world's most popular social media game meets the world's most popular mobile phone, you can't help but feel the synergy.

The REAL iPhone 4 teardown

UBM TechInsights has thoroughly torn down the long-awaited Apple iPhone 4 and identified all its key components, including a 3-axis digital gyroscope and accelerometer designed by ST Micro.

E-Reader madness continues: buy a Kobo, get a $20 gift card

After Amazon chopped down the Kindle 2 price and Barnes & Noble introduced a cheaper Nook, Borders is now offering a $20 gift card to anyone who buys its e-reading device, the Kobo.

Apple to store and share users' real-time location data

Apple is collecting the precise, real-time location of iPhone and iPad users, and passing it on to other organisations.

Kindle price slashed to $189

As heated pressure continues to build in the e-reader war, Amazon has cut the price of its standard Kindle 2 model to $189, a reduction of nearly 50% since it was launched just one year ago.

Kobo e-reader goes Android

Kobo is now Android friendly! The free e-reader app - which is available on the Android Market - supports the popular ePUB standard, including rich text and images.

Dude, find my iPhone!

Apple has introduced an app that allows users to track down their lost or stolen iPads, iPhones and iPod Touches. 

Forrester refuses to eulogize the PC

No, the PC isn't dead. However, rumors of its imminent demise have apparently been greatly exaggerated.

iPad-controlled quadricopter takes to the skies

An iPad-controlled quadricopter has taken to the skies above E3 in Los Angeles.

AT&T-iPad hacker arrested on drug charges

The FBI has arrested a hacker belonging to the infamous Goatse Security Group after seizing an unknown quantity of cocaine, ecstasy, LSD and schedule 2/3 pharmaceuticals.

RIM 'planning tablet this year'

Research in Motion is said to be planning new products, including a touch-screen smartphone and a tablet device, in a push to see off the iPhone 4 and iPad.

AT&T says sorry for iPad security breach



AT&T has issued an official apology to 114,000 iPad users whose e-mail addresses were inadvertently leaked by the carrier.

FBI to probe AT&T security breach

The FBI has said that it has opened an investigation into the AT&T security breach that compromised iPad owners' email addresses.