Apple Sells Over 10 Million iPhone Models in the Opening Weekend

On Monday, Apple announced that over 10 million iPhone models were sold over the weekend, topping the 9 million sold last year in the first weekend of sales. This is great news for the company, whose iPhone industry accounts for about 70% of profits. New iPhone sales are expected to carry Apple to new records […]

Apple Launches the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

This morning, Apple launched their two new iPhones- The 6, and the larger 6 Plus. Both are bigger than their predecessor, the iPhone 5S. The iPhone 6’s footprint is similar to that of the 5-inch Nexus 5, and the 6 Plus has a footprint close to that of the 5.7-inch Samsung Galaxy Note 4. The […]

Amazon Acquires Twitch in a billion dollar deal

It was officially announced that Amazon would purchase all remaining shares of Twitch, equaling about $970 million. This deal should be completed later this year. The CEO of Twitch, Emmett Shear, wrote a letter to the community:   Letter from the CEO August 25, 2014 Dear Twitch Community, It’s almost unbelievable that slightly more than […]

Google Launches an Invite-Only Domains Service

Recently, Google opened up an invite-only beta for selling domains. The program, found at, adds onto the copious amount of internet services that Google has to offer.     Users with access to this beta will be able to buy or transfer domains for the cost of $12 a year. Features that are commonly regarded […]

Amazon’s Fire Phone — Features

Amazon recently announced its new, first smartphone — the Fire Phone.   The Fire Phone boasts a 4.7 inch screen with a 13 megapixel camera, compared to the iPhone 5S’ 4 inch screen with an 8 megapixel camera. Along with its main camera on the back, it sports four additional cameras in the front to […]

3D Printing 101 – All you need to know about Desktop 3D Printers

3D Printers have begun to take over today’s world. You may know an institute, office, or maybe even an individual who may own one. There are many types of 3D printers, but this article will focus on one of the most common variations in Desktop 3D printers. Most Desktop 3D Printers use a method called […]

Heartbleed, an OpenSSL Bug, Could Have a Huge Effect on Websites

When using websites like Google, Amazon, or Yahoo, you’ll often notice a small lock-icon next to the URL. This means that the website is using SSL encryption, a method which securely transfers your data. The mainstream application used in this encryption is called OpenSSL, and until recently, it was believed to be extremely secure. The […]