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  • iPhone 6s are being bent in people’s pockets (including mine)

    23 September 2014, 2:22 pm by: Russell Holly

    You aren’t holding it wrong this time, but there’s a good chance your pocket might be doing terrible things to your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus. Owners of these new gadgets are […]
  • How to hide your nudes on iOS 8, and why they’re not really hidden

    23 September 2014, 11:29 am by: James Plafke

    Last night, you dressed your cat in a lion’s mane and took a super hilarious photo that you couldn’t wait to show your coworkers today. However, after handing them your phone with the photo […]
  • New smartphone gesture control system uses wireless transmissions instead of cameras

    23 September 2014, 8:27 am by: Ryan Whitwam

    Touching your smartphone to control it is so 2013. Now, the next big thing is being able to interact with your apps and data through voice and gesture control. Most phones that recognize […]
  • There is a fix for the iPhone 6 protruding camera, but you won’t like it

    23 September 2014, 8:00 am by: Russell Holly

    There’s always a lot of chatter surrounding the next iPhone once it is out in the wild, and this year is no exception. This time around, one of the larger topics is the […]
  • Agents of SHIELD, Gotham, The Flash, begin this season starting tonight

    22 September 2014, 5:02 pm by: Russell Holly

    It looks like summer is officially over, and not because there’s Pumpkin Spice everything all around you. The fall season for television is starting this week, and the combination of impressive new shows […]
  • Verizon Wireless enables VoLTE for iPhones, here’s how to turn it on

    22 September 2014, 11:28 am by: Russell Holly

    While it may be easy for some of us to openly mock those who still use smartphones to make calls, it really is something that happens from time to time. The next big […]
  • Apple reveals the cost of repairing an iPhone 6

    22 September 2014, 9:30 am by: Matthew Humphries

    Costs range from $79 right up to $329 depending on what exactly has gone wrong or been damaged.
  • Fake iOS 8 Wave charging feature promotes microwaving your iPhone

    20 September 2014, 10:29 am by: Ryan Whitwam

    The iOS 8 update brings a number of cool new features to Apple devices, but one thing it most certainly does not do is enable wireless charging via a microwave. Why is that […]
  • Active Watching lets Google Now know when you’re talking to someone else

    19 September 2014, 4:26 pm by: Russell Holly

    As Apple, Google, and Microsoft continue to improve their respective digital assistants, we can expect features from either camp to jump out and at least temporarily take the lead. Google’s recent patent application […]
  • US Carriers are the worst part of the iPhone 6 launch

    19 September 2014, 2:27 pm by: Russell Holly

    It’s 8:10am on launch day, and I’ve decided I want an iPhone 6. A precarious position to be in, for sure, since there are folks all over the world who have been waiting […]
  • iPhone 6 drop tests prove hard things break expensive gadgets

    19 September 2014, 1:29 pm by: Lee Mathews

    Because you always need further confirmation that things like polished stone and concrete do not, in fact, make a great landing surface for your new electronics, intrepid testers have begun drop-testing the iPhone […]
  • iPhone 6 Plus teardown reveals a surprisingly repairable smartphone

    19 September 2014, 8:55 am by: Russell Holly

    Apple’s first attempt at either a gigantic iPhone, or an even smaller iPad depending on your perspective, is being released alongside its smaller brother in stores all over the world today. Naturally, the […]
  • The best keyboards for iOS

    18 September 2014, 11:51 am by: James Plafke

    Now that your iPhone and iPad have alternate keyboards and swipe-typing, which keyboard is best?
  • Apple is editing the protruding iPhone 6 camera out of photos

    17 September 2014, 3:00 pm by: Ryan Whitwam

    Apple made some major design changes to the iPhone this year, introducing both a 4.7 and 5.5-inch model. The larger edge-to-edge size of the devices allowed Apple to pack the components into an […]
  • 3D-printed clip-on smartphone microscope magnifies 1000x

    17 September 2014, 2:23 pm by: Lee Mathews

    We’ve seen some pretty amazing microscopes here on Geek.com. One was built from Lego bricks, another made out of cardboard for just 50 cents each. Today’s installment can be whipped up by anyone […]
  • Android One is Google’s plan to own the future of mobile

    17 September 2014, 1:00 pm by: Ryan Whitwam

    Android One is about maintaining control over the Android device ecosystem.
  • What you need to know about updating to iOS 8

    16 September 2014, 1:29 pm by: Russell Holly

    While there’s going to be plenty of people either waiting in line at the Apple Store or at home on the delivery guy for the iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, there’s still a […]
  • THAW will change the way smartphones and PCs interact

    16 September 2014, 11:28 am by: Lee Mathews

    Most people don’t engage in a lot of smartphone-to-pc interaction. The team behind THAW wants to change that: they think there’s a lot of untapped potential, and they’ve put together a slick little […]
  • Moto X vs Moto X 2014: Camera shootout

    16 September 2014, 9:30 am by: Sal Cangeloso

    The new Moto X takes fine images, but it's no HTC One.
  • Apple only allows the iPhone 6 NFC chip to work with Apple Pay

    16 September 2014, 8:15 am by: Russell Holly

    If you were harboring any notions that Apple might make it possible for you to use NFC for any of the dozen things the rest of us use NFC for, forget it. Anyone […]

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