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Amazon picks up five original series for production

May 29th, 2013
The online giant will release full seasons of two comedies, "Alpha House" and "Betas;" and three kids shows -- "Annebots," "Creative Galaxy," and "Tumbleaf." [Read more]
    




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Amazon Kindle reportedly destined for China on June 7

May 29th, 2013
The Kindle tablets and e-book readers could launch in China early next month, claims Chinese blog site Sina Tech. [Read more]
    




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Nintendo, Best Buy partner to bring E3 games to stores

May 29th, 2013
Games that historically have been playable only at the E3 show will be offered at over 100 Best Buy stores on June 12 and again on June 15. [Read more]
    




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Moon telescope to offer new views of Earth and space

May 29th, 2013

A telescope that is set to launch to the moon in 2015 will allow the public to go on the internet and view the Earth from the lunar surface.



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Microsoft’s Surface Pro tablet to land in Japan on June 7

May 29th, 2013
Equipped with Windows 8 Pro and Office 2013, the tablet will be come in two varieties -- 128GB and 256GB. [Read more]
    




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Get a Lenovo convertible laptop for $463.50 shipped

May 29th, 2013
This refurbished Core i5-powered ThinkPad features a 12.5-inch touch screen that's hinged so it can pull tablet duty. [Read more]
    




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Galaxy S4 Mini may sport dual-core Snapdragon 400 chip

May 29th, 2013
Leaked specs allegedly for the S4 Mini point to a Snapdragon 400 processor, 1.5GB of RAM, and an 8-megapixel camera in the back. [Read more]
    




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Samsung to open R&D facility on Nokia’s turf, report says

May 29th, 2013
The new facility for the Galaxy S maker is apparently set to open in Espoo, Finland, on June 13, and will focus on "advanced technologies." [Read more]
    




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Intel says it bought ST-Ericsson’s GPS operations

May 29th, 2013
The chipmaker has agreed to acquire certain assets of ST-Ericsson's Global Navigation Satellite Systems business, and 130 employees from ST-Ericsson will join Intel as part of the deal. [Read more]
    




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All Things Appy: 5 Best Chrome Real Estate Tools

May 29th, 2013
The days of reliance on real estate agents to tell us which homes are available are long gone. The same raw data that the agents used to have an exclusive on is now fed to anyone who wants it. Now all you have to do is choose your source. Here's a look at the top five real estate apps in the Chrome environment. Our top choice, Zillow, is an ultra-comprehensive real estate portal. This home and real estate marketplace has a database of more than 110 million homes, including rentals and foreclosures. This app also lets you compare mortgages.


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