Palm Settles Suit With Treo Users
Palm has settled a class-action lawsuit filed by owners of the Treo 600 and Treo 650. The suit contended that the 600 and 650 had certain defects, failed at unacceptable rates, and that Palm made misrepresentations about the two phones. All owners of the Treo 600 and 650 who purchased them for personal use after September 30, 2005, and experienced the same problem twice are eligible for a rebate or a free repair. Treo 600 users are entitled to a $75 rebate, and 650 users are entitled to $50. Users interested in the rebate or repair need to file by July 28.
Apple Showcases iPhone 7 with New Home Button
Sep 7, 2016
Apple today announced the iPhone 7, the latest version of its flagship product. The device is machines from aluminum and features a refreshed design.
Google Launches Multi-Purpose File-Wrangling App
Dec 5, 2017
Google today released the final version of Files Go, its new file-management app for Android. The app serves multiple purposes: it includes a file browser, local file transfer tool, and a tool to help free up storage on your phone.
Google Debuts Fitness Class Search and Booking Service
Mar 30, 2017
Google's new Reserve with Google service makes it possible to find, book, and pay for fitness classes pretty much anywhere in the U.S. Reserve with Google is available to mobile and desktop devices and works together with Google Maps and Google Search to find fitness studios, classes, ratings, rates, and more.
Apple to Offer Official Screen Repairs At More Places
Jun 7, 2017
Apple plans to make it easier to repair damaged or broken iPhone screens by distributing its proprietary fix-it machine to third-party stores. Apple Stores use a custom device called the Horizon Machine, which is about the size of a microwave oven, to replace cracked iPhone screens.
Lumia 650 Fills the Middle of Microsoft's Windows 10 Range
Feb 15, 2016
Microsoft today announced the Lumia 650, a $199 Windows 10 handset that bridges the gap between the entry-level Lumia 550 and the pricer Lumia 950 / 950 XL. The Lumia 650 boasts an aluminum frame, slim profile, and high-quality glass.