Karen Sparks

    • Sony uses technology of the 90’s in the controls of the PS4

      Immersion Corporation, a company specializing in vibration technologies, believes that both Microsoft and Nintendo have left Sony behind when talking about the rumble and vibration technology in their respective controls. Immersion president and CEO Vic Viegas made this statement to the company’s investors during the earnings presentation in Q2...
    • Creator of the rules for passwords admits wrong guidance

      Typing a password can be a bigger headache than people think, especially for corporate employees who are forced to use complicated, hard-to-remember passwords filled with random numbers and symbols. Today, 14 years after it was published, the man who created the rules for a secure password admitted he was...
    • Firefox maintains recovery and exceeds 12% market share mark

      Microsoft web browsers, Internet Explorer (IE) and Edge, maintained the downward trend in July, but at a slower pace, perhaps giving some hope to the software maker that the worst may be far behind. According to data from data applications company Net Applications, the share of IE and Microsoft...
    • Apple’s rosy outlook points to the pre-orders of iPhone 8

      Apple’s optimistic forecast for the current quarter suggests that a new iPhone as last seen until the end of September will come to the market. In response to the expectation and the recent quarterly figures, the Apple stock after US stock exchange on Tuesday increase by more than six...
    • IBM investors may be losing patience

      IBM sales continued to move down. In the second quarter, the net income fell by seven percent to 2.3 billion dollars (2.0 billion euros), according to the group on Tuesday after the US stock market closing. Revenue fell by five percent to $19.3 billion. The continuing weakness in the...
    • Facebook surrenders even more to GIFs and adds exclusive authoring tool on iOS

      Tired of copying all of Snapchat’s possible and imaginative functions to continue launching new features on its platform, Facebook has surrendered to GIFs since the beginning of last month when it allowed the user to use animations to respond to posts on the social network. With the great success...
    • Enjoy 7: Leaked specifications from Huawei hours before the announcement

      Just a few hours before the official launch of Huawei ‘s Enjoy 7 , a leak of the device’s promotional material reveals specifications and even smartphone design. The announcement will be made this Friday, July 7. According to the reports, the Enjoy 7 will have two variants, one with...
    • Microsoft may lay off thousands of employees as early as July; See why

      Microsoft may follow the footsteps of Intel and sack thousands of employees around the world, according to a source linked to the company. The news, published by The Seattle Times, claims that the layoffs will come as a consequence of a major restructuring in the Redmond giant, which is...
    • All over again?! Galaxy J7 2016 explodes in the hands of 4 year-old boy

      Samsung had a hard time in the third quarter of 2016, after the explosion incidents of the Galaxy Note 7 turned out to be a massive disappointment. The case ended with the recall of the device – and now it will return on July 7, under the name Galaxy...