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  • Samsung Galaxy S4s are Free on Black Friday (Whoa)

    November 24, 2013 11:50 PM 41

    The day after Thanksgiving could be your day to finally upgrade your phone: The most recent edition of the highly popular Samsung smartphone, the Galaxy S4 will be free on Black Friday. Of course, this is with a two-year contract only. This is still a great deal, especially for those who have been looking at their Galaxy S3s with a little less love since

  • Twitter takes step to make it harder to spy on its users

    November 24, 2013 1:30 PM 50

    (Reuters) - Twitter Inc said it has implemented a security technology that makes it harder to spy on its users and called on other Internet firms to do the same, as Web providers look to thwart spying by government intelligence agencies. The online messaging service, which began scrambling communications in 2011 using traditional HTTPS encryption, said on Friday

  • Nissan GT-R Nismo

    November 24, 2013 10:31 AM 50

    If you followed GTspirit’s coverage of the GT-R Nismo’s development, it was a long process with Nissan aiming to dramatically improve upon the already insane Nissan GT-R. Extensive development and testing was undertaken at the infamous Nurburgring where the 2014 Nissan GT-R Nismo recently ran a 7 minute and 8 second lap time to become one of the world’s

  • Parents need to be up-to-date on social media - Nation

    November 24, 2013 5:21 AM 57

    JUST when parents are getting secure about their children’s safety on social media, Facebook ups the game. This time, the giant social network is allowing their 13-to-17-year-old members to share their information – status updates, photos, videos and others – with anybody they want. Previously, they could only connect with their “friends”. Facebook argued

  • 2014 Honda Insight Hybrid Remains Cheapest In The Land

    November 23, 2013 12:16 AM 59

    Honda recently announced pricing for the 2014 version of its Prius-look alike hybrid known as the Insight. As it was with the 2013 model, this year’s iteration continues to look to be the most affordable of its type on the market today. The 2014 Honda Insight, said the automaker, will start at a base price of $18,725. Interestingly, this amount is actually

  • Toyota Premi Aqua concept announced, debuts in Tokyo

    November 22, 2013 5:42 PM 67

    Toyota has officially released the first pictures of the Premi Aqua concept, ahead of its public debut at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show. The company declined to give further details of the model but the model features a sporty body kit that include features such as modified bumpers, revised side skirts and a new rear spoiler. Other highlights of the model

  • Free Antivirus for Google Android

    November 22, 2013 3:59 PM 80

    It may come as a surprise to some Android users that malware can and will be found on your phone if it is not properly secured. There are several apps available to all smartphone users that will help in the proper security of your phone. The Google Play store offers a plethora of options for these and many others like them to you. In this article, Android

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT Final Edition breaks cover

    November 21, 2013 7:46 PM 59

    Following a teaser released earlier, Mercedes-Benz has now revealed the 2014 SLS AMG GT Final Edition. The last hurrah for the SLS will be built in a limited series of just 350 units which will feature the same V8 6.3-liter engine from the regular SLS AMG GT version with the output of 591 HP (435 kW). This special edition is easily distinguished by a carbon

  • New smartphone for kids to call home set to launch

    November 21, 2013 7:24 AM 64

    Combining GPS, WiFi and GSM technologies, the Filip also gives parents the precise location of their child at any given time. Filip, a simple wristworn GPS-tracker for kids to call home, is priced at $199 along with a $10 monthly service plan. Launch date is set for November 22. Debuted at this year's CES in Las Vegas, the Filip looks just like a watch

  • High tech gifts are great for kids, but beware of spills and damage

    November 20, 2013 4:44 PM 93

    (StatePoint) Many parents may be considering tablets, laptops or smartphones as holiday gifts. Indeed, more than 85 percent of American kids now have mobile devices, and this number is on the rise. And they don’t just use them for games, movies and Facebook. They use them for homework, to collaborate on school projects, and some even are integrated