Apple has Healthkit, and now Google has Google Fit, the company unveiled its new health platform at yesterdays IO conference, we have been hearing rumors about the platform for a while.
Google Fit was previewed at the conference yesterday, and Google plans to release a set of APIs that will allow developers to synchronize data across various devices including wearables, like the new Android Wear smart watches.
Nissan is not the only one who is showing off a new car for Gran Turismo 6 on the PlayStation 3 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Aston Martin has just announced the new Aston martin DP 100.
Although Aston Martin has not unveiled a physical version of the vehicle like Nissan did, we get to have a look at it in the video below.
When it comes to video games on the Mac, you usually have to wait for the Mac version to be released after the PC version. There are some exceptions, but mostly you have to wait. Sometimes the wait is short, but sometimes it can take forever for the Mac version of game to be released.
Here’s some good news if you wanted to play Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 & 3. Both titles have officially made their way onto OS X computers, thanks to Aspyr Games who specializes in bringing popular Windows PC titles onto the OS X platform. Modern Warfare 2 is $14.99 and Modern Warfare 3 is $29.99.
These are discounted prices so don’t miss out and end up paying full price. The DLCs will have to be purchased separately and will cost more. You can download them via Valve’s Steam platform, or you can go to Aspyr’s website.
Modern Warfare 2 was released in 2009 while part 3 was released in 2011. So it is about time. Still they are fun titles so you will get your moneys worth for sure. Better late than never.
Samsung has already seen strong sales of its new Galaxy S5 smartphone, selling 11 million handsets in the first month, and now the company is looking to increase sales of the device in the UK with its latest marketing push.
Samsung is taking over Heathrow’s Terminal 5 for the next two weeks, the terminal will get a new name and will now be called ‘Terminal Samsung Galaxy S5′.
Earlier this month, HTC started rolling out the latest Sense 6.0 update for HTC One Max for Sprint, but it seems the turn of HTC One M7 has arrived.
Reports suggest a few versions of the HTC One M7 are getting the latest Sense 6.0 update, including the T-Mobile version as well as the Unlocked and developer edition models.
Facebook has released a new version of their mobile app for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, the latest version of the app is Facebook 10.0, and it comes with a range of new features.
One interesting new feature is the ability to create a post when you are not connected to the Internet, the post is then saved, and automatically posted to Facebook later on when you have an Internet connection.
Nissan has announced that four gamers will drive for them in the Le Mans 24 hour race, the four drivers started out as gamers, and were put through Nissan’s driver training program.
Two of the gamers will drive in the LM P2 class and two in the Nissan ZEOD RC, which is the company’s electric racer, Mark Shulzhitskiy and Jann Mardenborough join Alex Brundle in new Ligier JS P2.
BMW recently launched the new BMW i3 in the US, and the company is also launching the new BMW i8, and BMW has shown off a new solar car port concept, that is designed to charge its new electric vehicles.
BMW will show off this new solar car port during the launch of the BMW i8 in Los Angeles , and it is designed to recharge both of these new EV’s using solar power.
Netflix has announced that it is increasing the price of its monthly subscription plan in the UK and Europe for new members, the price will increase by £1 per month to £6.99.
The good news is that if you are an existing member of Netflix, than your price will not be increased for the next two years, and you will continue to pay £5.99.
Yesterday the ZTE Open C smartphone, which is a new Firefox OS device went on sale in the UK and Europe, the device is being sold exclusively through Ebay for the moment.
Now the ZTE Open C is available to buy through Ebay in the US, and the handset retails for $99.99, and it comes with Mozilla’s Firefox OS.
Earlier today we heard a rumor that Apple was in talks to buy Beats Audio in a deal worth $3.2 billion, and whilst there is no official word from Apple as yet on the acquisition, Dr Dre has confirmed the deal on Instagram.
The confirmation came from Rappera dn ActorÂ Tyrese Gibson’s Instagram account, who posted a photo of himself and Dr Dre, with confirmation of the deal, you can see a quote from Tyrese below.
Back in April we heard that a number of companies had committed to bring anti theft features to their smartphones, and now a bill has been passed by the California Senate, that will see a smartphone kill switch added to devices by 2015.
Last month, Samsung, Apple, Google, HTC, Nokia and Microsoft all agreed to make smartphones harder to steal, and now this technology will become law in California by July of next year.