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Turning The Game Boy Into Art

Ok, Game Boy, you're 25 years old. Let's turn you into awesome things.<p>Back when Nintendo's iconic video game handheld was an actively thriving …

Retrogaming

Cyanogen Inc. Gets New Branding And Logo, Cid Lives On In Token "Community" Role

Unsurprisingly, now that Cyanogen Inc. is a very serious business, having a logo utilizing a derivative of Google's bugdroid that looks like it'd be …

Samsung Galaxy S 4 powers record smashing Rubik’s Cube robot solver

If you think that today’s smartphones can do almost anything except power LEGO-constructed robots to solve Rubik’s Cubes at breakneck speed, think …

Android devices using Google Play Services will now use ‘Powered by Android’ branding

In a very smart move, Google is mandating that Android manufacturers use “Powered by Android” branding on their devices. The HTC One (M8) and Samsung …

Samsung Galaxy S5

T-Mobile Galaxy S5 price: $0 down and $27.50 per month

Pre-orders begin March 24 both in-store and online<p>Carriers are starting to spill the beans on the pricing of the Samsung Galaxy S5, and T-Mobile has …

New Samsung Ad Burns the Kindle, Surface and iPad

Oh, you poor Luddite, with your keyboard, battery dock and mouse. You call that a tablet? It’s positively Neanderthal. And that iPad? Why can’t it do …

Motorola: The 360 Will Be Compatible With All Android Devices Running 4.3 And Above (And More Details From The 360 Hangout)

During the Q&A section of Motorola's Moto 360 Hangout today, a few interesting questions surfaced. In typical industry fashion, however, Motorola …

Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP) Updated To Version 2.7 With A Ton Of New Features

For custom ROM addicts, the custom recovery is an essential tool, and lately Team Win Recovery Project (usually shortened to "TWRP") has been the …

Samsung Knox 2.0 uses Galaxy S5 features for better security

Samsung is continuing its efforts to make its smartphones more secure for enterprise with the new Samsung Knox 2.0 that takes advantage of some new features of the Galaxy S5.<p>The new Knox 2.0 is available for Samsung devices running Android 4.4 KitKat, but some features are unique to the …

Samsung GS4 Black Editions made official ahead of Galaxy S5 launch

Although they have already appeared online, Samsung made the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 mini Black Editions official in a press release sent out on …

Solving the impossible problem of Android updates

Android updates remain a messy, unpredictable business — and although Google and manufacturers have made progress in the past year, there's still …

Send your carrier a 'break-up letter' with T-Mobile's new tool

Click a few buttons to remind your carrier why you left<p>T-Mobile thinks it has made some big moves towards bringing more customers to its network. The …

T-Mobile Will Cover Switching Fees To Steal More Customers From AT&T, Sprint, And Verizon

T-Mobile, the self-proclaimed “UnCarrier,” has a lot to crow about after a banner 2013 that saw the wireless carrier add 4.4 million customers. On Wednesday afternoon from CES, T-Mobile announced plans to build on that success by stealing more customers from incumbents AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint …

Nexus owners are the smartest Android users, but still not as bright as iPhone owners

Do you think you’re smarter than an iPhone user? A new study shows that you, the Android user, are not. British betting company <i>Ladbroke’s</i> asked a …

Ditch your contract, and go unlocked - here's why

There was a time when prepaid cellular service was considered to be nothing more than a third-rate alternative to contract-based phone plans in the United States.<p>There were a few reasons for this line of thinking. First, the big four carriers had done an effective job of brainwashing us and had …

T-Mobile and AT&T have words via Twitter over one customer

If you ever get the feeling like you’re just a number to your cellular provider, think again. If you’re an AT&T customer, and you take to Twitter to …

eBay And Amazon On This Year’s Marketplace Holiday Shopping Trends

Each year, e-commerce companies predict the new technology shopping trend for the holiday shopping season. In years past, it’s been the rise of the iPad/mobile shopper, or the expansion of major spending online beyond just Black Friday or Cyber Monday. This year is not different, with eBay and …

Amazon announces week-long Black Friday sale schedule

Amazon announced the schedule for its five-day holiday sale taking place the week of Black Friday.<p>Beginning at 8:10 a.m. ET on Monday, Nov. 25, Amazon will offer limited-time discounts on titles such as <i>Borderlands 2: Game of the Year Edition, Remember Me, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, Kingdom Hearts</i> …

PS4 hardware issues, and what you can do to resolve them

Sony managed to sell more than 1 million units of the PlayStation 4 within the first 24 hours of the console's North American launch last Friday. Amid reports of technical problems prior to launch, the company told Polygon that hardware issues were isolated incidents that comprised approximately …

Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3, Note 2 will get Android 4.3 update starting next week

Samsung Galaxy S4 users, as well as those with a Note 2 or S3, will be happy to hear they’re getting the Android 4.3 update very soon. According to a …

How to easily root an Android device

Rooting is the Android equivalent of jailbreaking, a means of unlocking the operating system so you can install unapproved apps, deleted unwanted bloatware, update the OS, replace the firmware, overclock (or underclock) the processor, customize anything and so on.<p>Of course, for the average user, …

PlayStation 4 Hardware revealed

Official Android 4.3 Update Reportedly Rolling Out to Galaxy S4...

According to reports from Europe and <i>SamMobile</i>, Samsung is currently pushing out the official Android 4.3 update to the international <b>Galaxy S4</b> …

Verizon Galaxy S4 Already Rooted After VRUDMI1 Update

Some of you were probably holding off from updating your <b>Verizon Galaxy S4</b> to the latest VRUDMI1 build until someone had rooted it, am I right? Hold …

11 Hidden Messages in Company Logos

When Wendy's redesigned its logo in 2013, the company insisted the word "MOM" in the collar was unintentional. But plenty of other logos contain …

Robin Williams

Verizon Appears to Have Closed the Unlimited Data Keeping Extravaganza

Well, our weekend of upgrades with unlimited data appears to have come to a close. Within the last hour, we received word that Verizon systems in …

Bill Gates Admits That 'Control-Alt-Delete' Was A Mistake

We are confident that Bill Gates is a brilliant guy, but he <i>just</i> admitted to something that the entire world has known for decades.<p>Forcing early computer owners to simultaneously press the difficult key combination of Control-Alt-Delete to log on to their machines was a mistake, the Microsoft …

Beats Electronics unplugs HTC with $265 million share buyback

Looks like the rumors were true. HTC announced today that Beats Electronics will buy back the remaining 25 percent stake it had in the headphone maker for $265 million, all but bringing to an end a two-year partnership that has never really worked out. It's quite a bit of cash for HTC, after it …

Valve unveils the Steam Controller

A gamepad designed to work with the entire Steam library<p>Today Valve revealed details for its very own gamepad — the Steam Controller, designed to work with the company's Steam Box console. The device features two circular, clickable trackpads with a touchscreen in the middle. "Driven by the …