Carina Gülcher

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Samsung mimics Apple, right down to Jony Ive-style voice

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>The jokes about Samsung copying Apple are almost tired.<p>Even judges and juries got weary of the lawyers and the their lily-tongued lies.<p>For its part, Samsung enjoyed suggesting that the iPhone 6 was nothing …

CloudSense Wants To Make Every Appliance Smart

When Sam Harrell arrived at the TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon this weekend in New York City, he had an idea for creating something to do with Internet of Things — an ambitious project to complete in fewer than 24 hours. He succeeded in creating CloudSense, an IoT solution that combined hardware, the …

LG launches Watch Urbane-exclusive LG Call app to Google Play

LG has just released a new app to the Google Play Store that allows you to place calls on your phone from your watch. But unless you own an LG Watch Urbane, you won’t be able to use it. So far, the app is sitting at a measly 1.5/5 star rating on Google Play, and for good reason. Unfortunately, LG …

Your free Android apps talk to thousands of ad sites

If you've used ad-sponsored Android apps, you've probably wondered where those ads are coming from, and whether or not there's anything to be worried about. According to French researchers, you have a reason to be cautious. They've found a way to automatically scan Android apps for connections to …

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FloNew Lets Drones Automatically Fly To iBeacons

Here is a fun drone hack from our Disrupt NY Hackathon. FloNew brings together Gimbal beacons, Esri mapping, Nexmo‘s communications platform and Parrot’s RollingSpider MiniDrones. Using FloNew’s mobile app, you can automatically send your drone to any of your nearby beacons.<p>During our hackathon, …

Facebook banned as 'dictatorial' Pacific island nation of Nauru cracks down on porn

Tiny island nation of Nauru bans Facebook - following similar efforts by China, Iran and North Korea - but claims it is protecting Christian heritage and fighting porn rather than stifling political opposition<p>The tiny Pacific nation of Nauru has blocked access to Facebook in a move criticised as a …

Facebook invites everyone inside its Internet.org walled garden

Facebook is fighting back against accusations that its Internet.org initiative is trampling over the principles of net neutrality by giving any company the chance to offer its services for free on the platform. Critics have previously argued that Facebook would use Internet.org to funnel new users …