Flash For Mobile is Dead

Adobe announced Wednesday that it will stop developing its Flash browser plug-in for use with mobile devices in favor of HTML5. The company will instead help Flash developers package native apps with Adobe AIR, the company said.

Apple Adds Camera Support For Raw Photos

Apple has issued software that lets the iPhoto and Aperture programs to work with raw photos from Micro Four Thirds cameras from such manufacturers as Olympus, Panasonic, Samsung and Sony

Nook Gets Software Update

Barnes & Noble this week announced the availability of its new Nook Version 1.3 software

iPhone 4.0 Software Features Multitasking, Ad Platform

Apple Thursday unveiled the 4.0 version of its iPhone software, which for the first time will offer multitasking

New iPhone OS Coming This Week

The iPad may have only been in stores for two days, but Apple has more to announce this week.


HP Responds to Claim of “Racist” Webcam

Hewlett Packard's Voodoo Blog added a post Sunday responding to a claim that the facial-tracking software on their MediaSmart PC was “racist” because it failed to track the movements of an African American user.

Microsoft Loses Word Ruling

Microsoft was dealt a legal setback Tuesday when a federal court upheld an earlier ruling that its Word software violates a patent by a Canadian company.

DISC JUST IN for 12/8/09

A look at the hottest new DVD and Blu-ray Disc releases for the week of December 8, 2009.

TV-on-Disc Picks (12/07/09)

A look at some of the more noteworthy TV releases that have landed on DVD and Blu-ray Disc in recent weeks.


The Square: A Substitute For Cash?

One of the inventors of Twitter has launched a service meant to allow consumers to use their smartphone for to receive credit card payments.

DISC JUST IN for 11/24/09

A look at the hottest new DVD and Blu-ray Disc releases for the week of November 24, 2009.

Office 2010 Coming in June

Microsoft will release the newest edition of Microsoft Office in June of 2010, the software giant confirmed Tuesday to Ars Technica.