Rounding up some of the interesting technology news, tips and guides for the week of June 29th:
- Google made some major announcements at Google I/O 2012, including a new Google Nexus tablet, Google Chrome for iOS, and the Nexus Q media streamer.
- Research in Motion continues to struggle, and has announced that it’s delaying the BlackBerry 10 operating system.
- Apple is reportedly planning a major overhaul of it’s iTunes software, integrating it more closely with iCloud.
- The Gmail app for iOS saw an update, which adds persistent login and improved notifications.
- In fraud news, a sophisticated bank fraud attempted to steal $78 million, and a successful online FBI sting netted 24 credit card hackers.
- Facebook automatically changed users’ email addresses listed in their profiles to “firstname.lastname@example.org,” but you can change it back.
- In some quarters, bring-your-own-device (BYOD) is going from optional to mandatory.
- For the truly dedicated, a guide to customizing your desktop contextual menus in Windows 7 or 8.