Tech Threesome app CEO: 'Swiping is dead' 2017-01-14T15:17:09.000000Z Dimo Trifonov, CEO of the threesome app Feeld, is disillusioned with the current state of dating apps, many of which feature the same tried-and-true finger-swiping gesture to approve or reject potential matches. Trifonov would know. Nintendo Switch hands-on: A portable system with potential 2017-01-14T00:37:08.000000Z Nintendo’s (NTDOY, NTDOF) new Switch console hits the market on March 3. With less than two months to go before the big day, the “Mario” maker gave us a chance to go hands-on with the system and a handful of games, including the highly anticipated “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.” Outgoing FCC chair: Don't go backward on net neutrality 2017-01-13T21:11:06.000000Z Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler is in line to have his signature accomplishments demolished by the Trump administration, so he understandably sounded a little irked in his final speech as FCC chair. At an appearance at the Aspen Institute Friday morning in Washington, Wheeler... I just discovered GeoGuessr, a free mystery game that will show you the world 2017-01-13T17:49:16.000000Z Google’s vans have spent the last 16 years driving the world’s streets, capturing 360-degree pictures of the world’s roads. Well, GeoGuessr, which was written by a Swedish IT consultant named Anton Wallén, is built on top of Street View. Why Nintendo's Switch console is crucial for the company's future 2017-01-12T22:46:36.000000Z Nintendo (NTDOY) is expected to provide the first real information about its next big game console, the Switch, during a major unveiling Thursday, Jan. 12. The Switch is easily the most important release in Nintendo’s history. Now, the Switch will either prove that Nintendo can still make great ha... Pogue’s Basics: Money - Cheaper cable TV through creative cord-cutting calls 2017-01-12T22:19:32.000000Z The rep will probably transfer you to the “customer retention group” or a “customer loyalty agent.” This is a special department that exists solely to stop people from canceling. Or, if you already pay for TV and Internet (or TV, Internet, and phone service) from a single company, the deal may be s... This new Google app will let your kids create their own cartoons 2017-01-12T20:11:13.000000Z Google is launching a free app that will let kids draw, animate and narrate 3D cartoons. It’s called Toontastic 3D, and kids as young as 6 can create their own stories. Children choose things like “idea lab” in the app to get inspired or “science report” to help with a project for school. Pogue’s Basics: Money - Where to buy new tech for cheap 2017-01-11T21:35:37.000000Z Every computer manufacturer has a Web pageI that offers a listing of refurbished machines at huge discounts. You’ll find special pages listing this equipment on the websites of Apple, Dell, HP, and so on. (To find these special pages, use Google to search for something like “refurbished Macs” or “re... Comcast: Our new app will make fixing your internet much less frustrating 2017-01-10T20:27:43.000000Z Comcast hopes its new internet service will finally win you over. Comcast wants to improve its relationship with you, the customer. Good, because Comcast, one of the most hated companies in America, might actually pull it off. Industrial robot technology may soon be in your home 2017-01-10T20:23:55.000000Z This robot arm is a fraction of the price of similar robots you might see in factories.