Michael Fox

Google Hangouts Now Supports Voice and VoIP Calls

September 10th, 2014 | by Michael Fox

Google is upgrading its Voice VoIP calling system by integrating it into its Hangouts chat application. This will provide people with access to free VoIP calls through the popular app. Google Hangouts has long been used as a text and video-based chat option. The newest…

Home Depot Hack Confirmed By the Company

September 9th, 2014 | by Michael Fox

The Home Depot, one of the United States’ largest home improvement retail stores, confirmed that its payment systems were recently hacked. The store says that credit card numbers from customers in the United States and Canada were compromised. The store first head about this hack…

Facebook Values Reach the $200 Billion Mark

September 9th, 2014 | by Michael Fox

Facebook has reached yet another major milestone. The social networking business has reached the $200 billion mark in terms of its business value. This is according to new S&P 500 reports. Facebook’s value has increased significantly thanks to how more people are using the site’s…

The Amazon Fire Is Now Just 99 Cents

September 9th, 2014 | by Michael Fox

Amazon has been struggling to get people to buy its Amazon Fire smartphone. It is estimated that the phone holds less than 1% of the smartphone market in North America. Amazon is taking a significant measure in the hopes of getting people to buy the…

How Does Apple Pay Work?

September 9th, 2014 | by Michael Fox

Apple Pay is a Near Field Communication-based mobile payment platform that was just announced by the company. Apple Pay uses a system where a user will swipe one’s phone over an NFC-enabled device at a physical retail spot. This can be used on the brand…

The Apple iOS 8 Is Coming September 17

September 9th, 2014 | by Michael Fox

The newest edition of Apple’s iOS platform is coming out on Wednesday, September 17. This is expected to feature some of the biggest changes that Apple has ever made to the platform. The Apple iOS 8 setup will feature a new keyboard that uses predictive…