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8 awesome paid iPhone apps on sale for free today only

We do our best to help you start off each week on the right foot, and there’s no better way to put a smile on an iPhone user’s face than to serve up …

How To Fix App Store Downloads on iPhone and iPad

Usually the App Stores on iOS devices work just fine, but sometimes you can run into trouble. Kelly has a few tips to try before you take it in to …

Big solar storm hitting Earth

Will you be watching for the Northern Lights? Share your photos with CNN iReport.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> Youvathana Sok looked up and saw more than just stars in the crisp, clear Maine night sky.<p>A colorful, spectacular showing of the aurora borealis greeted Sok, a CNN iReporter, and others at Cadillac Mountain in …

How Steve Jobs Convinced Tim Cook To Work For Apple

During his one-on-one meeting with Jobs, Cook learned about the company's desire to enter the consumer space. Jobs also described a wonder computer Apple was working on but hadn't yet released, the iMac. The iMac was the first hit product Jobs launched when he returned as Apple's CEO in 1997. It's …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 review

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is an older Android phone that remains valued for its durable, plastic design – the best Note smartphone to have this fake …

Galaxy Note

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 officially announced: here’s what you need to know

Easily one of the most anticipated tech announcements of 2014, Samsung has now taken the wraps off the Galaxy Note 4 at their Unpacked Event, ahead of the official start of IFA 2014.<p>As the rumor mill previously had indicated, the Galaxy Note 4 follows suit on the Galaxy Alpha’s new ‘premium’ …

Phones

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Why McDonalds’ supplier failed in China

It’s been a wretched five weeks for American fast food in China.<p>The humiliation reached a new pitch Friday when prosecutors in Shanghai arrested six …

Paranoid Android 4.6 beta 1 introduces dynamic system bars

The Paranoid Android team just announced the release of PA 4.6 beta 1, which brings the much anticipated dynamic system bars, a new gesture for the Hover feature, and bug fixes.<p>So, what are dynamic system bars? You know how the navigation bar and status bar in stock Android are black through most …

Android News

The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

<b>1. Ukraine president Petro Poroshenko accused Russia in a speech on Monday of "direct and unconcealed aggression" as the military crisis in the country's eastern region continues.</b><p><b>2. NATO officials set to meet in Wales on Friday announced plans to create a force of 4,000 troops "capable of deploying</b> …

Metadata analysis of leaked photos suggest complete iPhone backups obtained

A forensics consult and security researcher who analyzed metadata from leaked photos of Kate Upton said that the photos appear to have been obtained using software intended for use by law enforcement officials, reports <i>Wired</i>. The software, Elcomsoft Phone Password Breaker (EPPB), allows users to …

Take Better Selfies With the Camu App

Guys, we’re excited. This is not a drill. We feature new apps quite a bit (because we lurve them), but this one might even be getting a coveted spot on our home screen. We’re talking about Camu, an iPhone photography app released just last week. Between pretty filters, bold text overlays and their …

9 awesome paid iPhone apps that are now free downloads (a huge $65 value!)

If you follow along with our daily features on paid iPhone and iPad apps that are available as free downloads for a limited time, you’ve gotten your …

The Top 25 Smartphone Apps, Revealed

Digital analytics firm comScore recently released a list of the top 25 mobile apps in the United States, each based on the number of unique users …

What Will Happen to Malaysia Airlines Jets If Company Goes Bust?

Malaysia Airlines, which is burning through tens of millions of dollars and losing spooked passengers in droves after back-to-back disasters, is set to undergo a radical restructuring to avoid liquidation and having its fleet farmed out to friendlier skies.<p>Passenger bookings were down 11 percent …

Aviation

Brock Lesnar Is the Fan Favorite to End John Cena's Run at the Top of WWE

Link to Media<p>Brock Lesnar is The Beast Incarnate and the current WWE world heavyweight champion. The new champ defeated John Cena at SummerSlam on August 17, and while he is not a full-time Superstar, his impact is felt even when he's not around.<p>And that impact is leading many fans to believe …

Brock Lesnar

Burning Man Founders Admit The Festival Has Jumped The Shark But That’s Okay

The stories of billionaires flying into Burning Man on private jets with hired sherpas, body guards turning people away from VIP art cars and private glamp camps going for $25K in dues seems to be on everyone’s lips at the annual festival in the desert. While this is not the norm, it’s a reality …

Report: Microsoft, Samsung and others showing interest in Cyanogen

Kirt McMaster (left), Steve Kondik, and Koushik Dutta<p>Via: Wired<p>Less than a year after it was established, Cyanogen is on a clear upward trajectory. The startup has even caught the eye of several tech giants, according to a new report.<p><i>The Information’s</i> Amir Efrati reports that Cyanogen (an “obscure …

Windows Phone

Android Wear vs Pebble: how do they compare?

There is no doubt that a new frontier in technology is looming above us, wearable tech. Despite the splash that Android Wear made when it blasted onto the scene at this year’s Google I/O, other smartwatches have had a little time already in the space. The most popular of the bunch, arguably, is the …

Wearable Tech

The best iPhone apps available right now (May 2018)

Apple’s iPhone is the most popular smartphone in the world, and we want you to help you get the most out of yours. From dating apps to QR scanners, …

Apps

Investors are convinced Apple’s iPhone 6 is going to be a smash hit

Apple’s share price has pierced the $100 threshold today, and the hedge fund manager Carl Icahn, who built a position in the iconic device maker about a year ago, is already taking a victory lap.<p>Remember, Apple went through a 7-for-1 stock split in June (which doesn’t actually do much besides make …

Markets

The Wizard of Oz: Five alternative readings

The classic film was first shown 75 years ago. Since then, there have been many interpretations, from religious allegory to an acid trip. BBC Culture picks out five of the most interesting readings of L Frank Baum’s modern fairy tale.<p><b>Political satire</b><p>Historian Henry M Littlefield’s essay on The …

Literature

Charge your phone using the vibrations of sound

Researchers at the Queen Mary University in London have a new power trick up their sleeve, the ability to charge your cell phone using the environment around it.<p>There is a fundamental truth to all mobile technology, if it is turned on, the battery is draining. While some vendors have attempted to …

Gear & Gadgets

China's Baidu Is Working On A Self-Driving Car Concept That Sounds Less Terrifying Than Google's

Baidu, a Chinese search giant, revealed to The Next Web that it's working on its own concept that sounds like it will make a lot more sense than Google's version.<p>Baidu's car would be highly autonomous, instead of fully driverless. The idea is that it could operate by itself, but that the driver …

Autonomous Cars

Palestinian Spongebob Squarepants Fans Create Real-Life Version of Krusty Krab Restaurant

Apparently, <b>Spongebob Squarepants</b> is still very popular in Palestine, where a replica of the show's <b>Krusty Krab</b> restaurant is being built by a company called Salata Burgers. No word yet on whether Nickelodeon is involved...<p>Here are more photos of the restaurant, which is slated to open soon in the …