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10 best college apps for Android

College can be an important time in one’s life. You’ll be learning all kinds of new things. Or at least you’re supposed to. Most sites that do lists for college apps will tell you to do obvious things like join Twitter or subscribe to Spotify because of their college discount. However, we think you …

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Mobile usage trumps desktop usage, but we’re only using a handful of apps

It’s 2014 and most of us have traded our focus away from the PC and towards mobile devices. In the latest report from <i>ComScore</i>, we learn that the majority of all digital media time now occurs on mobile apps, with desktop taking a backseat.<p>Of course, we all saw this shift coming, as more folks having …

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Mercedes-Benz Unveils Self-Driving 'Future Truck' on Germany's Autobahn

If the idea of a self-driving car strikes you as just another intriguing future tech trend that may never make it to the mainstream, put that thought …

How to root Android L (Video)

Android L is still very much a developer preview, but there’s one thing power users have been missing more than anything else: Root. With Chainfire …

Netgear’s Nighthawk X6 Wields Six Antennas, Offers Tri-Band Wi-Fi

Three wireless bands to balance your network load<p><b>Netgear today announced what it claims is the industry’s first AC3200 tri-band Wi-Fi router, the</b> …

Nexus 8 could still be coming, but no one seems to know when

Are you happy with the hardware we saw emerge from Google I/O? Granted, it’s a very different event than anything along the lines of an MWC or a CES, …

Razer announces one of the first Android TV boxes

Google’s really been stepping up its efforts to being Android into the living room, and following last year’s release of Chromecast, we saw the …

Apple drops the price on all iPod Touch models

Apple hasn’t been seeing its best times when it comes to its iPod line-up, and these changes were expected. Apple at some point admitted that it …

Wikipad Announces 'Gamevice' iOS Game Controller for iPad Mini

Gaming peripheral company Wikipad has announced an iPad mini version of its Gamevice mobile game controller, reports <i>Slide to Play</i> (via <i>TouchArcade)</i>.<p>The Gamevice sports a form-fitting design that cradles the iPad mini, and features console-style controls including dual-analog sticks, a directional …

Google Donates $100,000 to Help Kids Build Games Consoles

Google’s education arm has donated $100,000 towards a joint project between Code Club and Technology Will Save Us which allows children to build and programme their own games console for just £60, thereby teaching them early essential skills for a potential lifetime in technology.<p>Announced today, …

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display Limited to 5.5" Model as LG Struggles with iWatch Display Power Draw?

With conflicting opinions about whether Apple and partner GT Advanced Technologies will have enough sapphire crystal production ramped up for both rumored iPhone 6 models and the iWatch, Taiwan's <i>Economic Daily News</i> is now weighing in [Google Translate, via <i>G 4 Games</i>] with its own claims that only …

Four Reasons To Switch From Android To iPhone

<b>Update: Oct. 17, 2014:</b> See this post on “Why I left Samsung’s Galaxy Note/Android for iPhone 6+”. The next generation of products is out, but the comparison is much the same.<p>After four years with an Android phone, I switched back to iPhone this month. I liked my Android phone, but the smartphone …

PlayStation 4 is top-selling console for five months straight in the US

May's US hardware sales have once again seen PlayStation 4 crowned king - for the fifth month straight.<p>Sony's platform also shifted more software …

Apple To Abandon Headphone Jack? Beats Deal Suddenly Makes Sense

<i>[Editor's note: The original headline stated as fact that Apple was abandoning the headphone jack. This is informed opinion, so we added a question mark.]</i><p>Suddenly why Apple spent a seemingly ludicrous $3.2 billion buying Beats is starting to make sense. The reason: Apple is being more Apple than we …

Battlefield Hardline trailer reveals October release date

Battlefield Hardline, the franchise's new cops and robbers spin-off, will launch on 21st October 2014.<p>That's a US date - and the series isn't known …

Cannes Cannes: The Best Film Festival Fashion 2014

As celebs flock to the South of France to fête the biggest films of the season, see every fabulous look from the chic photocalls to the glamorous red carpet.<p>As celebs flock to the South of France to fête the biggest films of the season, see every fabulous look from the chic photocalls to the …