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  • Will the future of gaming be free-to-play?

    27 April 2015, 1:02 pm by: Brooke Jaffe

    The monolith of Gaming is dead. Long live games!
  • Apple Watch video user guide

    25 April 2015, 10:30 am by: Ryan Whitwam

    Using a completely new type of product can be confusing, but we've got some quick videos to help get you up to speed.
  • Hackers can steal fingerprints from a Galaxy S5

    23 April 2015, 2:22 pm by: Lee Mathews

    You may not be the only one swiping fingerprints on your Galaxy S5. Criminals could be doing it, too, and without your knowledge. Researchers at FireEye discovered a serious flaw in some Android […]
  • Official Star Wars-Contra game mash-up coming to your phone

    23 April 2015, 11:27 am by: TJ Dietsch

    We might be living in a mash-up soaked society, but some are just too cool to ignore. That’s the case with this free mini-game from Star Wars: Force Collection created by Konami and […]
  • Project Fi is Google’s answer to a mobile network

    22 April 2015, 2:40 pm by: Matthew Humphries

    Google relies on everybody being connected to the Internet in order to make its money, so it makes sense for the company to invest heavily in the backbone of the web and help […]
  • Scribble in 82 languages using Google’s Handwriting Input for Android

    20 April 2015, 11:31 am by: Lee Mathews

    Google already let you tap and swipe with your thumb and fingers to peck out text on your Android device. You could dictate to your phone or tablet, too. Now they’ve got a […]
  • Hackers port Microsoft’s Cortana voice assistant to Android

    18 April 2015, 12:28 pm by: Ryan Whitwam

    Apple was the first major mobile company to personify its voice assistant when Siri was announced as the flagship feature of the iPhone 4s. That was back in 2011, but just last year […]
  • Ikea’s wireless charging furniture is coming in late spring

    17 April 2015, 5:05 pm by: Ryan Whitwam

    A few years ago, wireless charging was a very expensive niche feature. Even the most basic charging pads would run you $50 to $60, but things are much different now. You can get […]
  • Candy Crush Saga causes man’s thumb tendon to rupture

    17 April 2015, 10:29 am by: Matthew Humphries

    It’s no secret that there are free-to-play mobile games on app stores created in such a way as to make you want to play them all the time. This in turn leads to […]
  • Camera developed that can power itself or recharge your smartphone

    16 April 2015, 12:28 pm by: Lee Mathews

    Most of the components in your smartphone consume energy, but a Cornell team wants one of them to create it. They’re working on a camera sensor that can convert light into both recorded […]
  • You can now use Google to find your lost phone

    16 April 2015, 10:31 am by: James Plafke

    With iOS and Android versions of find-your-device apps either coming stock with your device or being very easy to procure, there’s less of a risk of permanently losing your expensive mobile device than […]
  • Apple Watch gets its first exclusive game, Watch Quest

    16 April 2015, 9:28 am by: James Plafke

    WayForward has produced a hybrid between a city builder and light adventure RPG for your wrist.
  • Chess grandmaster caught cheating with smartphone chess app

    15 April 2015, 7:27 am by: Matthew Humphries

    Smartphones are an extremely useful tool to have in your pocket, not only for communication and entertainment, but also for learning, fact checking, and quickly finding answers to questions. And that’s why we […]
  • Quadcopter becomes autonomous by using your smartphone as a brain

    10 April 2015, 11:28 am by: Lee Mathews

    Your smartphone is a lot of things — a phone, a camera, a media player, a portable gaming console. It’s capable of plenty of other cool tricks, too, like becoming the eyes and […]
  • Microsoft’s Surface 3 tablet thinks it can charge itself

    7 April 2015, 11:29 am by: Lee Mathews

    Microsoft’s new Surface 3 has some pretty big advantages over its predecessors. For one thing, it runs full Windows. It can also charge itself. At least it thinks it can charge itself. How […]
  • The best ways to add removable storage to the Galaxy S6

    7 April 2015, 9:30 am by: Ryan Whitwam

    Samsung decided to remove the microSD card slot from its new flagship smartphone. Here are some of the best options for getting removable storage back.
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 might be bendable, but you can easily keep it straight

    6 April 2015, 3:19 pm by: Ryan Whitwam

    A metal phone bending is not a surprise, but what does it mean for Galaxy S6 buyers, and how can you prevent a bending your phone?
  • 2015 MacBook vs. 2005 PowerBook G4: what a difference a decade makes

    6 April 2015, 9:30 am by: Matthew Humphries

    What a difference a decade makes.
  • Apple Watch launch blocked in Switzerland by an apple trademark

    6 April 2015, 7:30 am by: Matthew Humphries

    Apple is preparing to launch its 1st generation Apple Watch on April 24, but there’s one European country where you won’t be able to purchase it. That country is Switzerland. The reason? Apple […]
  • Philips Hue Go is a portable bowl of light

    2 April 2015, 7:29 am by: Matthew Humphries

    It’s a good job Philips decided to wait until April 2nd to announce the Hue Go portable light, as I can see a lot of people questioning whether this is a joke or […]

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