Crosswords’ creator made a social game with just an idea and passion

Jeb Balise has found success creating an online social game version of the crossword puzzle, which up until his creation has always been basically a one person game. The initial idea was partially brought about when Balise realized that there is an inherent urge of people to look over each other’s shoulder when someone is […]

Nokia to launch Windows tablet mid-2012

Cellphone maker Nokia plans to launch a tablet that runs on Microsoft’s Windows operating system in the summer of 2012, the head of Nokia France told Les Echos newspaper in an interview published on Wednesday. Nokia has said using Microsoft Windows 8 for tablets could be an interesting opportunity for the company but it has […]

Walmart Launches New Mobile Apps

Walmart (NYSE:WMT – News) has launched new applications for the iPhone and iPad designed to give its customers tools to plan their weekly shopping trips as well as a new way to access Walmart both in-store and online. The new apps will enable millions of customers to enjoy an enhanced, seamless shopping experience across Walmart’s […]

Matthew Roszak Bloomberg Businessweek Profile

The business profile that can be found at the link found below may be of interest to my fellow venture capitalists and business partners.  This Bloomberg Businessweek profile details by professional background and current employment positions.  Please take a moment to look over my profile found here. Matthew Roszak Thank you!

The iPhone’s Power vs. Samsung’s Surging Strength

By Rachelle Dragani New numbers from Strategy Analytics show that for the first time, Samsung shipped more smartphones globally than Apple over a recent three-month period. The standings add heat to an already-hot rivalry that’s spilled into courtrooms all over the world in the form of patent disputes. However, that period covered by the numbers […]

Sprint Announces Next-Generation Mobile Solution for Hard of Hearing Android Users

Sprint today announced the availability of Wireless CapTel by Sprint powered by Raketu, an application on select Android phones that increases accessibility in mobile communications for individuals who are hard-of-hearing. Wireless CapTel by Sprint allows users to read conversations with real-time word-for-word captions on their wireless phones. Wireless CapTel by Sprint users place a call […]

Google and Samsung unveil the Galaxy Nexus

by Andy Rubin Wednesday morning in Hong Kong—together with Samsung—we unveiled Galaxy Nexus, the first phone designed for the latest release of Android 4.0, also known as Ice Cream Sandwich. With a super slim profile, Galaxy Nexus features a 4.65” Contour Display with true high definition (720p) resolution and a lightning-fast dual core 1.2ghz processor […]

Sprint to Reveal IPhone Cost to Fix ‘Mistake,’ Chairman Says

By Scott Moritz Sprint Nextel Corp. (S) Chairman James Hance said the company made a mistake in failing to disclose the future costs of selling Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s iPhone and it will provide the information this month. The third-largest U.S. wireless operator fell two trading days in a row after an Oct. 7 investor meeting in New […]

A Buyer’s Guide To The New iPhone 4S: To Upgrade Or To Wait

The eternal question when it comes to new technology: Should I upgrade now or should I wait for the next improvement/release (whenever that is)? This is the question every iPhone user is asking themselves about now because Apple is coming out with its latest iPhone the 4S. However, rumors abound that the iPhone 5 will […]

Amazon “Fire” Android Tablet Thumbs Its Nose At Google/Marketplace

Amazon’s new “Fire” Android tablet is turning the tablet marketplace upside down. First the device, which uses Google’s mobile OS in the background, has absolutely no branding for Google or Android on the device, and Amazon is using its own browser for web access. In addition, the 7 inch tablet is priced miles ahead of […]