A leading cleric has issued a fatwa against high-speed internet, calling it "against Sharia and moral standards", but Iran's President Rouhani says that web access is vital for the younger generation.
Three months with the Surface Pro 3: Using it more and less than expected
Three months with the Surface Pro 3: Using it more and less than expected
HTC One M8 for Windows Review: Making a run for the top
Nokia Lumia 530: A first look at Microsoft's new low-cost Windows Phone
From bad design to buggy code, Apple has a list of reasons for rejecting apps from being released to the iTunes app store and now the company has revealed the most common ones on its website.
The Open webOS team - which has been working for two years to bring webOS to a wider range of devices under an open-source licence - has released a new version of the OS, with a new name too.
Over the past few weeks, we have been bringing you quite a bit of info about the next version of Windows, and with more details come a few more questions about the usability.
As the rumored launch date for the public preview approaches, Microsoft has started sending out builds of the upcoming version of Windows to its top partners around the world.
Microsoft has released a new Windows Phone commercial that once again shows how Cortana is better than Siri and also highlights the recently launched HTC One M8 for Windows too.
As a mid-range GPU, the R9 285 is meant to deliver mainstream performance at a competitive price. The "Tonga" GPU is essentially a newer, cheaper to produce version of the tried and true "Tahiti" GPU.
It has been three months since I first got my hands on the Pro 3 and it's time to take a look at the long term use of the device to see if it is better or worse after than launch-hype has worn off.
Nokia's network division is reportedly planning to test the 5G connection standard in Oulu, Finland. If everything goes as expected, many believe that 5G will be commonplace by the year 2020.
Microsoft China posted up an image teasing Windows 9 earlier today before quickly removing the post, and confirmed its name and other bits in the process, asking "will the Start menu make a return?"
Dozens of fake cell phone towers -- which eavesdrop on Android devices, and can even install spyware remotely on the OS -- have been discovered throughout the United States by security experts.
Ever since we made the move into 2014, Microsoft has been playing from behind when comparing the sales of the Xbox One versus the PlayStation 4. Could September mark a momentum shift?
New information suggests that an unnamed Dutch carrier knows the date that preorders will go up for the anticipated device. It may be a good time indicator for preorder availability in other regions.
The IRS has come out saying that the free lunches offered by corporations are a taxable event and that employees who take advantage of these services should have the value of lunch taxed.
Apple has long been praised for its PR mastery, but it's hordes of positive press isn't a coincidence: the company whips certain journalists to provide good coverage, and even spies on writers.
Microsoft's OneDrive platform serves as a common link between nearly all Microsoft products, and the company is making the service slightly better by removing an artificial block on large files.
During the month of August, use of Internet Explorer and Firefox increased slightly, as Microsoft and Mozilla have grown their market share at the expense of Google's Chrome, which dipped.
Multiple sources have stated that Sprint will soon offer Sony's Xperia range as part of its handset line-up for the first time, with the new Xperia Z3 flagship expected to join the carrier at launch.
Samsung has entered into a licensing agreement with Nokia, to use the HERE Maps platform across all its devices such as Gear smartwatches and Galaxy smartphones which currently feature Google Maps.
A 6.4mm-thick mini-tablet and a new Xperia Z3 Android flagship - both featuring a quad-core 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801 and 3GB RAM - are expected to be among the devices launched by Sony at IFA.
The latest data for desktop usage share shows that Windows 8 has gained during the last month while XP has lost nearly one percent, but Windows 7 still remains dominant.
One of the many new manufacturers to sign up to Windows Phone will formally launch what it claims is the world's "slimmest and lightest" handset running Microsoft's mobile OS at IFA this week.
Microsoft's low-cost Windows Phone 8.1 device, the 3G-only Lumia 630, is now available for just £89.95 in the UK - the price at which it was first promoted by Microsoft over three months ago.
Chinese authorities looking into alleged antitrust violations by Microsoft have given the company twenty days to "make a written explanation" to questions and concerns raised by investigators.
With only a couple of days left before the event at IFA, Microsoft is teasing the Lumia 730, the selfie phone expected to be unveiled there. The phone is rumored to feature a 5MP front-facing camera.
Google has built up a test fleet of self-driving cars but they are having a few issues at the DMV where the company is told that the cars must have manual controls in the event something goes wrong.
To help celebrate the launch of Neowin's new design, Digital Storm was nice enough to provide the Vanquish II to give away to one of our lucky readers. This high quality gaming rig retails for $1300!
Apple is said to have teamed up with American Express as part of their upcoming payment service which will likely be part of the rumored NFC that will be included with the iPhone 6.
Ahead of its expected unveiling on September 9, Apple is said to be considering charging as much as $400 for its new wearable device, although it will reportedly offer "lower priced versions" too.
It's said that Apple's new campus is going to look like a giant space ship, and this aerial footage of the construction site confirms it: The place is massive and looks like it's ready to launch!
A retailer is offering the Nokia Lumia 635 for just $79.99 off-contract, including free shipping, until September 4 - the lowest price we've seen so far for the new 4G Windows Phone 8.1 handset.
If you are excited about the upcoming Passport smartphone from BlackBerry that features a real keyboard, then you may also be excited to know that it will also support 4K video recording.
Intel used their presence at PAX Prime in Seattle, WA to reveal their new Haswell Extreme Edition CPU as well as two new unlocked Haswell CPUs. These chips are fast.
Google has removed another privacy app from its Play Store after it was said to violate the company's policies but the creators say that it stayed within the boundaries set by Google.
From another Xbox One update and the death of MSN, to Surface, Spotify, iThings, recalls and other explosive events, we take a look back at some of the highlights from this week's tech news on Neowin.
Microsoft has put up a firm stand against US prosecutors' request of providing customers' emails stored by the company outside of the country, despite being given a court order again.
Microsoft is said to be interested in Cyanogen, a highly popular version of Android, and that the company has met with Microsoft's CEO, Satya Nadella, in the recent weeks.
Google has completely (and unexpectedly) removed all authorship functionality and Google+ integration from its search results and webmaster tools, saying that it was 'distracting' for the users.
Samsung's back at it again, using Apple as a catalyst for its commercials. This time they are pitting the Galaxy Tab S against the iPad Air. But, how long will Samsung be king?
Nintendo has announced its plans to release an improved version of its 3DS and 3DS XL. Although the release will only be in Japan for now, you can bet it'll be released globally in the near future.
Apple's iWatch is expected to be announced in September is said not to ship until 2015 which means that it will miss the crucial holiday shopping season.
For as little as $3 a day, you can now get a virtual partner - a real person who will call, text and IM you, listen to you complain, tell you how wonderful you are and wish you sweet dreams at night.
Microsoft's new Lumia 730 - known also as the 'selfie phone', due to its high-end front-facing camera - has been revealed in new leaked images, showing a design that has some hints of the Lumia 800.
The popular Xbox 360 zombie game "State of Decay" will make its way to Xbox One in spring 2015, featuring remastered 1080p graphics and additional content.
HTC has put out what may be the most anticipated phone of the year for Windows Phone fans - but after living with the device for a few days, is it really the king or do Lumias still reign supreme?
Microsoft is finally shutting down its Windows Live Messenger service - still popularly known as 'MSN Messenger' - on October 31, after it closed in all markets last year with the exception of China.
Thanks to the latests statistics from AdDuplex, Windows Phone 8.1 is now on roughly 25% of Windows Phones based on sampling data collected from over 400 Windows Phone apps.
Following Microsofts loss at court vs the U.S. government in a legal battle that requires the company to hand over emails stored in Ireland, the company reaffirmed its commitment to customer privacy.
We take a look Zen Studios' latest pinball table for Pinball FX2, The Walking Dead. Find out if it's worth your $2.99 to defeat the walkers or if you should hide and let the walkers continue on alone.
Microsoft adds the NFL Sunday Ticket service to their Windows Phone 8 and Xbox One platforms. The new service offers live and on-demand services for all 32 NFL teams in addition to other features.