Mobiles

Starbucks Coming to Passbook by End of the Month

Get excited, caffeine junkies. Starbucks will soon be coming to iOS 6 Passbook. The Seattle-based coffee behemoth recently posted this on its Twitter account earlier today: via Starbucks Coming to Passbook by End of the Month.

Twitter to Dump Third-Party Image Hosts From Apps [REPORT]

Twitter will reportedly stop supporting third-party image hosts on its official apps. The changes will likely roll out in the next round of updates, according to a Buzzfeed source. Currently, users are able include photos in their tweets that are hosted by Twitter’s own official photo service, as well as third-party websites such as Twitpic […]

Samsung Takes Jab at iPhone 5 With Feisty Ad

Samsung may have lost the patent battle against Apple, but that doesn’t mean the Korean electronics giant has quieted down. In a new ad shown to Mashable that will start running in various national and regional papers on Sunday, Samsung has stacked the specs of its Galaxy S III smartphone against the newly-announced iPhone 5. […]

Men More Likely to Go Mobile Shopping

Men do more mobile shopping than women, according to new research. A study by market research firm uSamp found that men have now surpassed women in making mobile purchases. Specifically, 45% of guys have shopped using a mobile device, compared with just 34% of females. via Men More Likely to Go Mobile Shopping.

iPod Nano Radically Changed — But What’s Missing? [PICS]

Apple revealed its latest iPod Nano Wednesday, touting its slimmer and taller form factor, new colors, a home button and the smaller Lightning dock connector. via iPod Nano Radically Changed — But What’s Missing? [PICS].

Despite Zuckerberg, Facebook is Still ‘Bullish’ on HTML5

Just because Mark Zuckerberg thinks betting everything on HTML5 was Facebook’s “biggest mistake”, that doesn’t mean that the company plans on abandoning the coding platform. In an interview on Tuesday, the Facebook CEO said that “the biggest mistake we made as a company was betting too much on HTML5 as opposed to native” code on […]

Apple iPhone 5 First Impressions: A Remarkable Achievement

Apple iPhone 5 isn’t the biggest or most powerful smartphone on the block. But that may not matter to iPhone purists, those who have fallen in love with the original iPhone 4 designs and were horrified at the thought that their precious device might develop a glandular condition and grow to near-tablet sized proportions. via […]