iOS 8.1 Code Reveals Apple Pay Settings and (Maybe) Touch ID for iPads

The roll-out of iOS 8 hasn't been a smooth one, but new reports suggest that a fully-fledged 8.1 update may not be far away. MacRumors reports that the first beta developer release of the next iteration of the OS contains setting for Apple Pay, which is set to launch October—along with references to Touch ID for iPad. » 9/30/14 5:30am Today 5:30am

Google's Modular Phone Will Let You Swap Hardware While It Runs

Google's plan to create a cheap and versatile modular smartphone, known as Ara, has garnered interest from more than just the humble consumer. Now, it's been revealed that you'll be able to swap virtually all of its components without ever switching the phone off. » 9/30/14 4:30am Today 4:30am

The Apple Watch Is on Show at Paris Fashion Week

Apple has made it well known that its Watch is more than a piece of technology: it's a thoroughbred fashion item, too, which has received critical acclaim from watch experts as well as tech journalists. Which explains why it's showing the device off at Paris Fashion Week. » 9/30/14 3:30am Today 3:30am

Virgin Galactic Has Delayed Its First Flight

Things don't always run smoothly for Virgin Galactic, though it is increasingly making progress. Now,those eager to make it into space on a plane may have more of a wait than they'd like though—because the company has had to push back its maiden voyage. » 9/12/14 5:20am 9/12/14 5:20am