The European Commission is investigating Amazon for the way the giant company deals with publishers. The EC is worried that Amazon is abusing its dominant position and crushing market competition.
...of Windows 10 Mobile, Samsung's latest slip-up and Clippy's machismo
Hands on with Verizon's Lumia 735
Discover all of our Windows 10 PC and Mobile coverage here!
Review: Ulefone Be Touch
Polling app Straw goes global with 2.0 release (and we chat about it with @BenThePCGuy)
Microsoft: Windows Insider program is not a free upgrade path for XP users to Windows 10
The giant search company is addressing for the first time the recently launched investigation into its Android OS as well as accusations from the EU that it has abused its power in the markets.
European regulators are officially accusing Google of anti-competitive practices, and undue influence in the local search markets. On top of that the Commission is also investigating Android.
Most of us have, at some time, found ourselves with almost no battery on our phones, and far away from a charger. This 11,300mAh portable battery from Samsung will solve that problem nicely...!
We have three copies of the PlayStation 4 version of Zombie Army Trilogy. The cult horror series includes the first two games and comes to an apocalyptic conclusion with an epic new third chapter.
After recent discussions with Microsoft, Axel Springer and other complainants against Google, the EU's antitrust chief will meet with Schmidt in the latest stage of Europe's 4-year investigation.
Sony has released a seemingly infinite list of games which are scheduled for a 2015 release, including Final Fantasy Type 0 HD , Dead or Alive 5 Last Round and Resident Evil Revelations 2 Episode 1.
While BT is set to finalize its £12.5bn deal to acquire EE by mid-2016, Vodafone executive Colao has already voiced concerns regarding the acquisition, which he claims will restrict competition.
Three apps were removed from the Windows Phone Store last week. Two of them returned a couple of days ago while the third, VLC Remote has returned now; it's still unclear why it was unpublished.
Today we have a giveaway containing 6 games, Dungeon Defenders 2 - Early Access, Football Manager 2015, Sniper Elite 3, Tesla Effect, Robotex all on PC - with Trine 2 on the PlayStation 4
According to Bloomberg the Surface Mini did exist but was scrapped due to the lack of differentiation between it and other small tablets. A source claimed it "wasn't different enough" to be a success.
We're giving away a one-year Creative Cloud subscription, including Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, After Effects and more, courtesy of our friends at Adobe - and there's lots of ways to enter!
Microsoft has officially kicked off Imagine Cup 2014 and if you are interested in participating, make the jump to learn more about see what's changed from previous competitions.
Windows Phone Blog and We Are Juxt have got together to host a Twitter party in which one lucky participant will come away with a brand spanking new Nokia Lumia 928!
The second monthly photography contest is complete, and ArcticRift was the winner! The contest's next theme is "The View From My Window," and the prize is a Neowin subscription!
The April photography contest is now closed, and the voting is open to select the winner. Take a look at the photos, place your entry for the best, and help one lucky member win a Mimobot!
The official Neowin photography contest is underway and we have many excellent entries. Remember, the winner will take home an 8GB Captain Kirk Mimobot thumb drive!
The photography competition from March is now closed, a winner has been chosen, and a new theme for April has been selected. Participate in the next contest and you could win a Mimobot!
A Linux community association has complained to the EU against Microsoft, claiming UEFI Secure Boot is an anti-competitive "obstruction mechanism" to booting other operating systems on Windows 8 PCs.
Students aged 8-18 were asked to use Raspberry Pi to "Make the World Better." Creativity ruled, and some of the students used the tiny computer to help the elderly answer the door and take medicine.
Craig Mundie, adviser to Steve Ballmer, has opened up about Microsoft's thoughts on where the Surface sits compared to OEMs, and Microsoft's recent move to become a hardware company.
Enjoy photography? Enjoy contests? Enjoy winning? Then take a look at Neowin's official monthly photography contest to try and win or just see great photography by our members.
An update to Google's YouTube app for Android added some interesting code, indicating you could be paying to subscribe to channels in the near future, though the company has been tight-lipped.
In association with our friends at BundleStars, Neogamr is giving ten games each to two lucky readers. All games are Steam-redeemable, so you've nothing to lose by entering. Good luck!
Microsoft is extending the deadline for the challenge quiz requirement of its Imagine Cup competition a month to give student teams from across the globe time to celebrate holidays.
Fancy winning a brand new Ultrabook? Acer is giving Facebook users a chance to win one of their Aspire S7 Windows 8 Ultrabooks, one a day, until December 31st. That's 34 in total!
Neowin has partnered with threadsquad and launched a store that sells official Neowin T-shirts. Now we're turning to the members to submit great Neowin related designs that we can include in the store
Microsoft is about to kick-off its premier student competition in Sydney, Australia. Neowin has come along for the ride and the show is about to begin as Microsoft takes over Darling Harbor.
Get ready for five great episodes of The Walking Dead courtesy of Telltale Games. Yes we have one steam season pass to the game to give away here on NeoGamr and its very simple to enter to win.
Microsoft reveals the winner of its PC Hardware Design Project competition - a flexible keyboard that can be squeezed, bent and twisted, offering new ways to interact with computers and devices.
Microsoft have brought their 'Smoked by Windows Phone' advertising campaign, intended to show the speed of WP7 devices, to Hong Kong.
We have a brand new Sony Ericsson Xperia ray to giveaway in our latest Neowin competition. The phone has had excellent reviews both on the web and here at Neowin where it received an excellent 8/10
We have a copy of Adobe Creative Suite Student and Teacher Edition 5.5 to giveaway to one lucky reader, and info on how to win £10,000 by competing in the Adobe Imagination Challenge!
The Nokia Tune remains one of the world's most well known corporate jingles. 17 years after its launch, Nokia has launched a contest to compose a new ringtone, with a $10,000 prize up for grabs.
A few days ago we asked the great users of Neowin to send us their mockups of IE 9. What we ended up with were quite a few designs that represent that particular users...
Neowin recently posted up user created mock-ups of IE 9 and because of its popularity, we want to take it to the next step. Neowin is looking for your IE 9 mockup to be featured...
Congratulations to Rudy on winning! This week Neowin is giving away a Tonido Plug, read the review of it here. The Tonido Plug is a simple, small NAS and server device all wrapped up...
Calling students over the age of 16! Microsoft just announced the eighth annual U.S. Imagine Cup competition. Solve global problems and create innovative solutions with technology for the chance to win $36,000 in prize money....
Google has announced their first Map Maker Global Competition, which asks users to add high quality data on universities, schools, hospitals and medical clinics using Google Map Maker. Running until January 31st, 2010, the winner...
Here's an interesting way to promote your browser: The Australian division of Microsoft is running a competition in which you can 'find' $10,000 hidden somewhere on the Internet. As you can probably imagine, the only...
The third annual Pwn2Own competition has wrapped up recently, showing off some interesting events throughout the event. If you've been following the contest at Neowin, you may have seen Microsoft flaunting a very speedy response...
Just a quick reminder to anyone who hasn't yet entered the Annual Neowin Competition that today is the last day to enter. The cut-off point is today 23:59 GMT . Any entries after that...
These days, more and more gadgets are being released to try and help make life easier. People and businesses are moving away from using paper based products, and everything is digitised. But for those of...
Ambitious plans for an online video on demand service offering more than 10,000 hours of classic TV shows from the BBC, ITV and Channel 4 were hit yesterday by a decision to refer them to...
Microsoft Corporation has announced the first round of winners in the Ingenuity Point contest, which focuses on recognizing software solutions that are making a meaningful difference in the areas of education, healthcare and environmental sustainability....
Despite the retail giant's plans to offer a sub-$200 Toshiba HD DVD player, Walmart was recently beaten to the punch time-wise by CircuitCity and now price-wise by BestBuy. Toshiba's HD-A2, which started out at $500,...
Six years after the landmark antitrust settlement between the United States and Microsoft, the Department of Justice said Aug. 30 that the deal has benefited consumers by promoting competition in the middleware market. In a...
Executives at AMD are pursuing a new strategy to combine CPUs and graphics processors into one unit and put them into everything from workstations to HDTVs to wireless phones. At a meeting of industry analysts...
MySpace, in partnership with Vertigo Films and Film4, is offering its users over Â£1m to make the world's first user-generated feature film. The MyMovie Mashup competition unfolds in 10 'acts'. The first part of the...
Microsoft's recent Crackdown demo, a free download available only for Gold Tier members on Marketplace, this week made Microsoft history. That's right, beating out top downloads like Lost Planet and Fight Night...