This morning Amazon issued a warning to iPad and iPhone users who use the Kindle app to NOT download the latest update. Why would Amazon not want users to download an update they themselves released? Well, because early updaters quickly discovered that there’s a bug in the update that essentially starts users from scratch – deleting all downloaded books, bookmarks and settings.
At first glance, last month’s announcement of Google’s Project Glass may have seemed like another Google April Fools prank, but it quickly became clear that this was a serious endeavor by the king of web search. (If you haven’t seen the Windows parody, do so now). Of course, the idea of bringing your computer monitor and smartphone to mini-screens on the inside of […]
With nearly 30 million users, you’ve undoubtedly seen friends using Instagram to post photos to Facebook in recent months, so you’re probably thinking that that the social media colossus is only acquiring the mobile photo-sharing startup as part as a way to add yet another weapon to the arsenal before what some see as the inevitable battle with Google+ over social media dominance in the near future. While that certainly is a valid argument, Business Insider pointed something out in February that might give us more of a clue as to why FB would drop $1 billion to gobble up Instagram.