Facebook is reportedly readying a new short video messaging app, "Slingshot," to rival Snapchat. If rumours are true, Slingshot could prove a fatal blow to Snapchat's fortunes.
It's time for the latest episode of the Tech News Weekly podcast, and we have a full house of journalists for you ready to keep you up to date with the latest goings on in the world of technology.
Apple has rolled out a bevy of updates across a broad swathe of its products, including tweaks to OS X, iOS podcasts and iTunes Connect.
Google’s $1,500 pair of pricey smart specs has taken the world by storm, so it was only a matter of time before an official director was appointed to lead the Google Glass division: Ivy Ross.
George RR Martin, author of the acclaimed Game of Thrones series, has lifted the lid on just why the books take so long to write: he will only type on a DOS computer.
If you’re the proud owner of a Galaxy S5 handset, Samsung’s co-CEO and head of mobile is here to tell you that you’re part of a not-so-exclusive 11 million-strong club.
Spotify and Adidas have teamed up to provide a wealth of personalised workout playlists for users who are sick of their usual daily tracks.
The clever clogs at Motorola have lifted the lid on their latest smartphone. Meet the Moto E, an affordable handset that packs some solid specs despite its £89 price tag. Here's what we thought.
Motorola is set to release its latest affordable smartphone, the Moto E, at a packed launch event in London. Tune in live with ITProPortal for all the specs, images and pricing as they're revealed.
American scientists have engineered the first life forms that carry artificial DNA - DNA that can also be passed on to their offspring in a move that shakes up our understanding of life itself.
ITProPortal is has landed in the beautiful city of Krakow to bring you minute by minute info on the one of the biggest games industry conferences in Europe.
Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe has broken his silence on what exactly Facebook was planning when it bought the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset business for $2 billion.
Dell has released a range of new laptops and all-in-one (AIO) desktop computers designed especially for students as exam season looms.
An Italian site has sparked the iPhone 6 rumour mill by leaking hands-on photos with a supposed dummy model of Apple's upcoming iPhone 6 smartphone.
Now is your chance to break into a career as a code breaker, thanks to the NSA. The agency has posted a cryptic tweet on its Twitter profile with a special challenge for wannabe security experts.
Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates has publicly voiced support for the company to spin off its Xbox console gaming franchising to encourage growth in other areas.
A baffled American student has found himself with a rather unexpected delivery on his doorstep: a $350,000 (£206,000) US government drone.
Activision has released a trailer for Call of Duty Advanced Warfare, the latest instalment in the iconic FPS series, showcasing Kevin Spacey and a November release date.
Stun guns disguised as iPhones were among a haul of 6,000 weapons seized by customs officers at border control in Australia on Thursday.
A Brazilian police officer's life was saved after his Nokia Lumia 520 smartphone deflected a bullet. Two gun men opened fire from behind, but thankfully the mobile was sitting in his back pocket.
An Oculus Rift spokesperson has confirmed that it expects to start shipping its virtual reality headset some time in 2015 once developers have created the right software.
Microsoft has stripped Skype of a small number of emojis that community managers deemed offensive to its users, including a pair of women's legs with high heels.
Want a parking space in London? A new app for iOS and Android has launched, ParkJockey, which claims to cut the time it takes to find a parking space from twenty to two minutes.
Apple has quietly updated its Macbook Air notebook range, pumping it with power while uncharacteristically slashing its prices by up to £100.