Another week of tech news draws to close just as Labor Day hits us with the unofficial end of summer in the U.S., but the news doesn’t stop. A top Google exec departs Android, Nintendo surprises us with the announcement of the Nintendo 2DS handheld and a whole lot more in this episode of the Buffalo Bulletin.
Google is about to lose one of its finest and most visible executives. Google’s vice president of product management for Android, Hugo Barra, is ending his tenure at Google to take up a position at Chinese high-end smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi. Barra has been with Google for more than 5 and a half years, during his […]
It won’t be long until BlackBerry Messenger is out on more platforms. But before the service officially launches, the company has set up a landing page to help familiarize Android and iPhone users with what BBM has to offer. From the looks of it, the upcoming release will feature messaging only at launch—as was BlackBerry’s […]
Nintendo has announced a brand new handheld, the Nintendo 2DS. No, I’m not kidding. According to the release that brought news of this brand new handheld from Nintendo, the 2DS will cost $129.99 and it will ship on October 12th. That, of course, is the same day that Pokémon X and Pokémon Y will launch. If you think […]
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn launched yesterday on PlayStation Network and PC, but all digital distribution methods were pulled by Square Enix overnight after gamers were failing to log in around the country. Sales have temporarily stopped until Square Enix can bring the servers up to speed. So much for the smooth relaunch of […]
Apple is reportedly gearing up to host a press event on Sept. 10 in San Francisco. The company hasn’t yet issued invites, though numerous news outlets have stated confirmation of the date through various sources. Judging by the insane amount of leaks recently, Apple’s going to discuss the iPhone and iOS 7 in a lot […]