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Earn Money - Highest Paying App | Android Apps

Earn Money by ShillingStone Apps is a simple way for Android users to make money from their smartphone. The app works similarly to other money making …

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Two ways to SIM unlock the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for free

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is available from nearly all major service providers, but you will need to SIM unlock your device if you want to switch …

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

The universe, man... THE UNIVERSE.

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8 Great Chrome Extensions to Transform your 'New Tab' Page

The ‘new tab’ page is something you probably look at for a lot more time than you think every day, so why not put it to work or get it to do something other than just show new tabs?<p>Here are eight great Chrome New Tab page extensions to beautify, redesign or put your new tab page to work.<p>My personal …

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Looksery Launches A Video Chatting App That Makes You Look More Attractive

Want to look more attractive on video? Or just different? Earlier this year, a company called Looksery popped up on Kickstarter to raise crowdfunding for a new kind of mobile video chat application that allows users to look more attractive on video using special effects that can remove blemishes, …

Amazon Rewards Visa Cards Now Compatible With Apple Pay

Amazon said it would be making its Rewards Visa from Chase compatible with the new Apple Pay system earlier this week, and the integration is already out the door. Amazon had said it would support it sometime, though they didn’t specify an exact timeline, so seeing it roll out this quickly is …

Microsoft Lumia is the newest smartphone phone brand

We knew this was coming so it’s not a huge surprise: Microsoft is replacing the Nokia in front of the word Lumia. New smartphones from the company …

This Chrome extension will brighten your day every time you open a new tab

If you use Google Chrome as your web browser, do yourself a favor and install this extension right now. Just do it:<p>Earth View from Google Maps<p>The extension, released earlier this month by Google, displays a beautiful satellite photograph from somewhere in the world every time you open a new tab. …

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Top 20 US Cities for Tech Startup Funding

Tech startups in these 20 metro areas received the most venture capital funding so far in 2014.<p>When you think of tech startups, you probably think Northern California. Companies there receive the largest share of funding from venture capitalists, but there are several other notable pockets around …

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HP Exec Warns Men: Google Glass Will Hurt Your Love Life

But HP has a wearables investment unit called HP New Ventures. And an exec from that unit, Ray Edwards, speaking at the GLAZEDcon 2014 wearables conference in London, was already throwing punches as two hyped wearable gadgets: Google Glass and Apple Watch.<p>For one thing, he warned men that Google …

Mozilla Webmaker App Lets You Create Web Apps on Mobile

Mozilla is working on an app for Android, iOS and Firefox OS that gives smartphone users the ability to easily create and share Web apps.<p>It’s called Webmaker, after the initiative that Mozilla created to promote Web literacy. The app is still in development and won’t be released until early 2015, …

Etsy Introduces Credit Card Reader to Go Beyond the Web

Etsy wants a cut at the craft sale.<p>Online marketplace Etsy will start offering free credit card readers to some of its U.S. sellers as part of an effort to extend its reach beyond the Internet.<p>The dongles, which can be plugged into a smartphone or tablet, will be used in conjunction with an Etsy …

Neanderthals and humans first mated 50,000 years ago, DNA reveals

The DNA from the 45,000-year-old bone of a man from Siberia is helping to pinpoint when modern humans and Neanderthals first interbred, researchers say.<p>Although modern humans are the only surviving human lineage, others once lived on Earth. The closest extinct relatives of modern humans were the …

16 People On Things They Couldn’t Believe About America Until They Moved Here

By Michael Koh,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1cQVOaW<p>A lot of people around the world have ideas of what America is like, possibly thanks to …

I hate myself for loving the Hemingwrite high-tech typewriter

The Hemingwrite — described as an "over-engineered typewriter for the 21st century" — should bother me. It's not just the pretentious yet bland reference to the Young Male Writer's favorite inspiration right in the name. It's not just the exhortation to use its long battery life and "pull a …

B&O Play made a portable Bluetooth speaker, no, we're not kidding

Back in September, at the last press day of German trade show IFA, I should be hauling-ass across the show floor. Instead, I'm waiting outside by the taxi rank, sucking down secondhand smoke of the booth attendants on their breaks and hoping that my ride hasn't forgotten me. Soon after, a …

Hands on: Google’s Inbox helps to organize your email life with bundles and more

In the never-ending quest to take control of email, many have tried — but few have succeeded — in automatically separating out the critical from the negligible. Part of the problem is that we ourselves can’t sort out our priorities consistently, no less rely on algorithms to do so.<p>Google has judged …

The Nexus 6: hands-on with Google's phablet

We'll have more to say about Android Lollipop in the coming days and weeks, but for now suffice to say it looks great on the Nexus 6. I'm especially happy with the new multitasking and notification options — they're really a lot more clever than you might expect. It also runs fast on this device. …

This is how NASA banishes body odors in space

Humans eat smelly things. Our bodies produce stinky outputs. And if we build up a sweat, our clothes start to smell too.<p>The International Space Station is a big, climate-controlled environment that houses six people at any given time. As you can probably imagine, these humans produce odors just …

Nexus 6 vs Nexus 5: early look

After months of rumors and speculation, Google took the wraps off the highly-anticipated Nexus 6 last week. Manufactured by Motorola, the latest addition to the Nexus line takes things to a whole other level, or, in this case, a whole new size.<p>But sometimes bigger isn’t better, especially if the …

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When it comes to running a company, three is a powerful number

Early in his career, Union Square Ventures managing partner Fred Wilson asked a very experienced VC, "What exactly does a CEO do?" The reply came without thought or hesitation:<p>"A CEO does only three things. Sets the overall vision and strategy of the company and communicates it to all stakeholders. …

27 Autumn Photos That Will Leaf You Wanting More

Hold on to your cider donuts, because Autumn is in full swing. The change of season has officially hit with a flurry of flannel and fresh, fall …

Why Twitter Is Paying For Your Cell Phone Number

Twitter wants to gain a bigger presence in the lives of consumers, and so from today it’s going behind the scenes of how we connect to our smartphone apps. The most obvious route? Our phone numbers.<p>On Wednesday it launched a new mobile platform for developers called Fabric, and a core feature …

Nexus joins the big leagues with premium devices and carrier backing

A new era of Android brings a new strategy for Nexus devices<p>The announcement of Android 5.0 Lollipop brings us into a new age of Android, with a new …