|Here Comes the New USB Plug
Time to get ready for a new USB plug. The new connector for USB 3.1 will be reversible, so a user can insert it with either side on the top, and it may be the only connector needed for many devices.
|Google Cloud Service Aims at Amazon
The cloud wars continue. Google has opened up its cloud-based Compute Engine, added greater performance, and dropped pricing to better compete with Amazon, IBM, Microsoft and others.
|Tech Giants Fight To Stop NSA Spying
Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter are engaged in a costly tech arms race, with their businesses and cultures at stake. Not against one another, mind you, but a common foe: the NSA.
|BlackBerry Exec Shakeup Continues
The executive shakeup at ailing BlackBerry isn’t over yet. As part of an “ongoing reorganization,” the handset maker announced two more departures, a C-suite switch up and a board resignation.