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Report: HTC Nexus 9/Volantis with Tegra K1 chip and 8.9-inch display to launch in Q4

The previously rumored HTC-made Nexus tablet is back in the spotlight, with a new report allegedly listing its specifications, features, and pricing.<p>Rumors of a HTC-developed Nexus tablet with a ~8-inch screen began surfacing at the beginning of the year, and caught speed when traces of a device …

Guess The Country Where You Have To Work The Most To Afford An iPhone

An iPhone is a much larger expense in some countries other than the U.S. Here we break down how many hours it would take factory workers in 11 countries around the world to work in order to afford an iPhone 5S.<p><i>Produced by Sara Silverstein and Justin Gmoser.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Facebook</b>

Glance is a Kickstarter project that turns any watch into a smartwatch

Love the idea of owning a smartwatch but hate the idea of giving up your existing watch? Glance is a tiny add-on that gives your wrist the best features of a smartwatch at a rock-bottom price.<p>Wearables — and smartwatches in particular — are just about all anyone in the technosphere wants to talk …

10 All-American Summer Road Trips

Drive, We Said<p>There's nothing more American than hitting the open road with the windows down, the music up, and a cooler full of beer in the backseat (you know, for later). Sure, the game has changed a little—smartphones have all but rendered guidebooks and crumpled maps obsolete—but one essential …

Android Wear Notifications Explained: Stacks, Pages & Replies

Android Wear is an unknown quantity at the moment. Aside from the teaser videos and Developer Preview released back in March, it’s been difficult to imagine what the full smartwatch experience will look like.<p>As a means of introduction, Google has released a video called ‘An Introduction to Android …

The World's Best Rooftop Bars

Because whether you're in Bangkok or Barcelona, there's nothing like a high-rise mojito.<p>Because whether you're in Bangkok or Barcelona, there's nothing like a high-rise mojito.<br>Plus, see the best new rooftop bars in NYC.<i><br>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

10 Best Views in Paris

Ascending the Eiffel Tower for its breathtaking views is one of Paris's undisputed thrills--just ask the 7 million visitors who do it each year. Though a sweeping view of Paris from one of the city's emblematic sites--the Arc de Triomphe, Sacré Coeur, the towers of Notre Dame--is a must for a vast …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

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4 Must-Visit Neighborhoods in America's Finest City

San Diego often does not receive the attention it deserves as a tourist destination. Yet with beautiful beaches, perfect weather, friendly people, fresh food and a lively downtown, it's easy to see why San Diego has been named "America's Finest City." This summer provides an excellent opportunity …

iPad: $1.50 per year

If you fully drain and charge your iPad every other day it will use about 12 kWh of electricity per year. Source: Electric Power Research Institute

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Amazon Prime Music is no Spotify killer, but it doesn't need to be

It makes Prime seem like a better value, and that's everything<p>Amazon is getting into the streaming music game. The company has officially launched Prime Music, a new service that offers Prime customers access to over 1 million songs and hundreds of curated playlists. Today's reveal caps off weeks …

Paranoid Android 4.4 hits stable RC1 version - download away!

After a string of seven beta releases, the Paranoid Android team is now pushing out the first Release Candidate version of PA 4.4.<p>Paranoid Android has emerged as one of the most popular custom ROM options, bringing cool new features like Hover and Peek to a clean stock-like Android implementation. …

Get to know the LG G3’s software features from these 6 videos

The LG G3 is perhaps the hottest device of the moment, and that’s no small achievement during a season that saw the release of powerhouses like the Galaxy S5, OnePlus One, and HTC One (M8).<p>The biggest reasons to love the G3 are its mighty specs and sleek design, but LG has also enhanced the …

The must-have Pebble Time apps, watch faces, and games for your wrist

The Pebble was one of the first major smartwatches to hit the market, long before the Apple Watch and Android Wear secured a spot on our wrists. The …

Asus Unveils Five-Mode, Three-In-One Dual-OS Device

Taiwanese PC maker Asus took the wraps off a series of devices at Computex today, with the headliner being the Transformer Book V — a device that wants to be everything all at once.<p>The Transformer Book V is what Asus terms a “five-mode, three-in-one converged laptop” that features a Windows and …

'Dungeons & Dragons' will soon be free to try

Basic game can be downloaded from the Wizards of the Coast website sometime in late July<p>Pen-and-paper role playing games might not cost your soul, but they're not cheap to learn. Tabletop games publisher Wizards of the Coast is trying to make <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> more accessible by releasing <i>Basic D&D</i> …

LG G3 Specs Leak Ahead of Release: QuadHD Display, 13MP Camera

The LG G3 is set to be launched on Tuesday, May 27, but some of LG's international websites have killed the suspense by publishing the device's …

Paranoid Android's Peek feature makes its way to Google Play

<i>Update: Google Play Store link is now back online. The developers have also clarified that the APK downloadable from Github is not from them.</i><p>Custom Android ROMs each have their own highlight characteristics. A prominent feature on Paranoid Android, for example, is Peek, which gives enhanced access …

In Thailand, Martial Law Is a Backdrop for Selfies

Thailand's military declared martial law on Tuesday following six months of anti-government protests.<p>"The army aims to maintain peace, order and …

Eat That, Apple: Study Says Google Is Now the World's Most Valuable Brand

Google and Apple have been fighting for the title of the world's most valuable brand for years now, but last year Apple has been dominating the lists …

LG G Flex 2 rumored for Q1 2015, could be an Android Silver handset

A tweet from <i>Evleaks</i> suggests that the LG G Flex 2 could be arriving midway through the first quarter of 2015. The source hints that the handset will come with an even more unique self-healing plastic case.<p>Whilst that’s a bit of a long wait to really get excited about, the timing lines up quite …

Titanfall Companion App Arrives on iOS and Android

“Stand by for Titanfall.” If you’re used to hearing that immensely satisfying phrase multiple times each day, we suspect you’ve fallen for Respawn Entertainment’s latest sci-fi shooter.<p>Publisher EA is hoping to broaden the experience with a companion app for iOS, Android and Windows Phone 8. Both …

Research project Cider allows unmodified iOS apps to run on Android

Cider, an operating system compatibility layer, allows iOS applications to run natively on Android devices.<p>Developed by computer science students from Columbia University, Cider effectively tricks iOS apps into running on Android’s Linux kernel just as they would on Apple’s XNU kernel.<p>Quoting from …

Nexus 5 Snap Case hits the Google Play Store, subtle and simple protection for $30

Google has quietly snuck the new Snap Case into the Play Store for the Nexus 5. Described as a lightweight, durable case that just clicks on to provide subtle and simple protection for your precious Nexus 5 Android phone.<p>The Snap Case is in stock, leaves the warehouse in 1-2 days and comes in five …

Yet another leaked picture of the LG G3 shows all three color versions

Following a flurry of leaks last week, the G3 is once again in the spotlight. This time we’re looking at a spy shot showing the back of the black and white versions, and what appears to be the top of the golden version.<p>The pic was supplied to <i>Phone Arena</i> by an unverified source, so take it with the …

Get a BlueSync OR3 portable Bluetooth speaker for $19.99 shipped

Now that Mother's Day is out of the way, we can focus on the <i>really</i> important gift-giving holiday: Father's Day! (I kid, I kid. Love you, Mom!)<p>Seriously, though, what dad wouldn't love a Bluetooth speaker that can accompany him to all his favorite haunts? Garage workshop, backyard hammock, master …

Samsung may be cooking up a 13.3-inch tablet

Samsung may try to push the display envelope with a tablet sporting a 13.3-inch screen.<p>Citing information from an "inside contact" involved with Samsung's Kids Mode, GSMArena said Monday that the device would be one of three new upcoming tablets from the Korean company. Codenamed "Warhol" and …

LG Teases The Android Wear-Powered G Watch, A Smartwatch “Ready For Anything”

LG is showing off a new teaser video (via 9to5Google) of its G Watch, the Android Wear device it’s launching later this year. Android Wear is the operating system that Google has created for smartwatch devices, which exists essentially as an extension of Android to deliver notifications and other …

LG teases new G Pad tablet in 7-, 8- and 10-inch sizes

Not content with having just one tablet (the G Pad 8.3 ) compared with its rival Samsung, Korean manufacturer LG will be announcing three new tablets -- the G Pad 7.0, 8.0 and 10.1 -- and they will be making their official debut in Monaco on May 13 at the MedPI tradeshow.<p>The three Android tablets …

Gear & Gadgets

Headphones: Sennheiser, Bose, Soul many more

<b>Update:</b> We have added/updated a number of <b>new deals below</b> including headphones from Bose, Monster and Onkyo<p>We’ve spotted a number of solid headphone deals today starting with the SOL REPUBLIC Master Tracks MFI Over-the-Ear headphones (black/white or black/blue) for $99.99 shipped as part of Best …