Micro-blogging site Twitter on Tuesday announced new targeting options that allow marketers to target ads more precisely using customers' email addresses or Twitter ID information.
The new targeting options mark an extension of the company's last month's "tailored audiences" program that allowed marketers to use browser based cookies to retarget ads on the social network.
Consumer electronic manufacturer Sony may come with a Windows Phone-based handset sometime in the future, a senior executive from the Japanese company hinted at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) last week.
Pierre Perron, head of Sony Mobile Europe, revealed that Sony was in talks with Microsoft in regards to bringing a Windows Phone-based Sony-branded handset to the market.
Lenovo's newly unveiled ThinkPad 8, which aims to bridge the worlds of handheld and desktop computers, has specifically designed for business use. It has some unique features that are expected to help attract attention of business uses for sure.
The ThinkPad 8 runs on Windows 8.1 OS, features an 8.3-inch display that offers a resolution of 1920 by 1200 pixels. The display is larger and the resolution is higher than other Windows-based tablets of its approximate size.
Luxury car manufacturer Volkswagen AG has announced its decision to invest $7 billion in North America over a period of next five years, a move that basically aims at boosting the company's growth in the region.
Martin Winterkorn, chief executive officer of Volkswagen, announced that the company intended to use the money to set up a new manufacturing facility in the region. However, a location for the new facility has yet to be selected.
Actor & musician David Cassidy's publicist has confirmed that he was arrested by the patrolling officers in Southern California last Friday on suspicion of drunken driving.
Seventies heartthrob Cassidy was pulled over near Los Angeles International Airport after an officer of the California Highway Patrol spotted him making an illegitimate right turn against a red light.
Cassidy was arrested after the officer smelled alcohol in the car. The 63-year-old actor was driving a rental car.
In a medical turning point, German scientists have adequately improved artificial bone marrow, fit for facilitating life-sparing hematopoietic foundational cells that can encourage the medicine of leukemia in a couple of years.
Notwithstanding, the researchers at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology's (KIT) Institute of Functional Interfaces in Germany have falsely duplicated real lands of regular bone marrow in the lab.
LinkedIn's recently filed lawsuit against unidentified hackers is a tactic to put pressure on Internet service providers (ISPs) to help the company in finding out the offenders, a data security experts said.
Al Saikali, co-chair of the data privacy & security practice at law firm Shook, Hardy & Bacon, said filing a lawsuit in such a situation allows the complainant to issue enforceable subpoenas to third parties. He added that in absence of a lawsuit, a relevant third party company usually either ignore a request for assistance or put in the trash.
Tesla Motors Inc. on Friday announced that it would provide owners of its electric cars with revamped home charger wall adapters with thermal fuses.
The manufacturer of electric cars announced the revamped home charger wall adapters after reports that some wall sockets melted or smoked during charging.
In December last year, the company released an over-the-air software update to addressed potential overheating of the socket. The company said that it believed that the update fully addressed the problem, and added that the new wall adapter was designed to provide additional protection.
Microsoft can launch its eagerly-anticipated game streaming service Twitch before June this year, Xbox Chief Product Officer Marc Whitten hinted.
Whitten on Thursday paid a visit to the ongoing Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas to meet with partners and take a look at what the competition was up to.
Announcing its entry into the increasingly competitive console market, Chinese manufacturer Huawei has just unveiled its own mini-console called the "Tron".
The Tron, which was unveiled at the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, runs on JellyBean (version 4.2.3) of Google's Android operating system.
A new version of the Oculus Rift VR (virtual reality) headset significantly slashes the latency of the original VR device to ensure an even more enjoyable experience in the world of games.
The Oculus Rift HD prototype showed at the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show 2014 in Las Vegas delivered about 100 milliseconds of total latency, which is far lower than the SD prototype's latency of 500 milliseconds.
Augmented reality software and solutions provider Metaio on Wednesday used the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) to announce its plan to integrate its patented 3D augmented reality tracking software with Intel RealSense Software Development Kit.
Metaio's augmented reality tracking technology is capable of recognizing real-world images, things and surroundings. It recognizes real-world images and things to connect relevant virtual information in real-time.
Following Finnish security researcher Mikko Hypponen's foot steps, many others have withdrawn from the RSA Conference that is scheduled to take place in San Francisco in February this year.
The researchers have withdrawn from the major security conference as part of their protest against the conference's sponsor, RSA, which allegedly accepted $10 million from the U. S. National Security Agency (NSA) to implement an intentional cryptographic flaw (backdoor) in one of its software encryption tools.
American auto maker Ford Motor Co. on Tuesday used the Consumer Electronics Show 2014 (CES 2014) in Las Vegas to announce some very exciting new apps for its in-dash Sync AppLink.
When the company's all-new Mustang will go on sale later this year, its new SYNC AppLink system will provide drivers easier access to new features from several of their favorite mobile apps on the move. Using the apps, drivers will be able to find space for parking and even order a pizza from Domino's while on the go.
Luxury car maker BMW used the Consumer Electronics Show 2014 in Las Vegas to unveil an app for Samsung's smartwatch Galaxy Gear.
BMW announced that its environment-friendly electric car i3 will feature a special app for the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch.
Equipped with the iRemote App, the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch will allows BMW i3 drivers to instantly check important vehicle functions, such as remaining range, without taking out a smartphone or opening an app.
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