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Tim Cook insists Apple is 'open' after black teens asked to leave store, report says

Technically Incorrect: CEO says it's unacceptable that the teens were asked to leave an Apple store because they "might steal something," according to a memo published by Buzzfeed.<p>When you've spoken out about the removal of racist symbols in the American south, how do you respond when a video shows …

Teens

Samsung may move up Galaxy S7 launch to January, report says

The move could allow its next flagship to better compete with Apple's iPhone 6S.<p>Samsung is reportedly moving up the launch of its next flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S7, to January in order to ramp up competition with Apple in the high-end phone market.<p>Samsung finalized the design for the Galaxy …

Samsung's Galaxy devices to get Android 6.0 Marshmallow

While it is no secret that Samsung would be working hard to bring Google's newest Android version 6.0 codenamed Marshmallow to its Galaxy lineup, the …

Android News

Google reveals plans to increase production of self-driving cars

Head of policy for GoogleX hints it could possibly move towards mass manufacturing of fully autonomous prototypes, ahead of road tests in Austin<p>As a handful of Google’s self-driving cars venture outside California for the first time, arriving on the streets of Austin, Texas, this week, the company …

Recommended Reading: The story behind Google's new logo

<i>Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the read.</i><p><b>Evolving the Google Identity</b><br>by Alex Cook, Jonathan Jarvis and Jonathan …

Here’s How Iran Resets Your Gmail Password

Tehran’s hackers are getting trickier—and finding new ways to get into your Gmail.<p>Iranian hackers have now found a way to get around Google’s …

Security

(Update: out of devices) Samsung will let iPhone users test the Note 5, S6 Edge+ for $1

<b>Update, August 24:</b> Samsung is out of loaner devices. According to the Samsung Promotions site, the company is out of test devices, due to “overwhelming demand.” This is said to be a temporary issue, so do check back later for a chance to try out the Samsung experience.<p><b>Original post, August 21:</b> …

Mobile

Samsung's next big thing is a free trial program for iPhone owners

You know Samsung isn't afraid to taunt Apple with ads. But now, in the name of marketing, the South Korean company is introducing a program that aims to lure users away from the iPhone. With Ultimate Test Drive, Samsung's giving owners of Apple's smartphone the chance to try its new Galaxy Note 5 …

Android SDK tutorial for beginners - what you need to know

Android development starts with the Android SDK (Software Development Kit). While there are many different programming languages and a host of IDEs (Integrated Development Environments) you can use to create an app, the SDK is a constant.<p>SDK provides a selection of tools required to build Android …

Android News

How to sync your Android or iPhone with Windows 10 - ExtremeTech

By on August 4, 2015 at 12:08 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>If you upgraded to Windows 10, you …

Microsoft Breaks a World Record at Imagine Coding Camps

<i>The following is a repost from the Microsoft Student Developer Blog:</i><p>We did it!! We broke the Guinness World Record® for the “Most People Trained in …

World Records

How to restore an Android phone when you forget the unlock code

We need codes for everything nowadays. It’s good to keep all our data secure, but this cluster of random words, letters and characters makes it hard to keep track of all our security credentials. I can’t tell you how often I have to reset my passwords, and I have even been known to forget my …

Information Systems

Five Time-Tested Tips for Beginning Developers

It’s always hard to learn something new, and programming is no exception. It’s unlike anything you’ve ever done in school. You might’ve learned a …

Google Photos backs up your photos even if you delete the app

If you decided to try out Google Photos when it was launched last month but decided it wasn’t for you, the app will keep uploading your photos to the service unless you disable the backup from the Google Settings menu.<p>As spotted by <i>Nashville Business Journal</i> writer David Arnott, Google Photos uses …

Google Photos

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus images, dummies, measurements and case leaked

A rumored Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus has been all the hype since yesterday, when a trademark filing for the device. Leaks and rumors have started trickling in since then. Now we have a bevy of images and details that provide ample evidence for the device’s existence. Let’s take a look!<p>Samsung …

Electronics Industry

Top 5 New Technologies on the 2017 Audi A4

The 2017 Audi A4 launches in Europe this fall. While we wait, check out some of the technologies we should expect.<p><b>1) Audi MMI Navigation plus with MMI touch</b><p>Audi‘s range-topping navigation system comes with a number of goodies. Drivers can access navigation functions through an 8.3-inch screen and …

What Happens When the Queen Dies—Inside ‘The Bridge’

The machinery of succession will move swiftly into gear upon Queen Elizabeth’s death—even if many people aren’t that keen on the idea of Prince …

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II owns every dolphin in Britain and doesn't need a driving license — here are the incredible powers you didn't know the monarchy has

Queen Elizabeth II is not like you and me.<p>Did you know she is immune from prosecution? That she has her own personal poet, paid in Sherry wine? Or that she holds dominion over British swans and can fire the entire Australian government?<p>It's true that her role as the British head of state is largely …

United Kingdom

Create, share and manage content across teams

Bring your ideas to life.<p>Create fully interactive and native iOS apps without writing a single line of code. Simply import your creative assets into …