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Zuta Robot Wireless Pocket Printer Now Available To Pre-Order For $199

After launching a successful Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign earlier this year the awesome robotic wireless printer in the form of the Zuta Pocket …

Mobile Devices

Keyssa’s “kiss connectivity” technology could make cords obsolete

A lot of time is often spent debating what the next big breakthrough in smartphones and computing will be, and while some ideas are certainly bold and ambitious, the fact remains that “breakthrough” technology often comes in the forms of “faster,” “bigger,” or “more power efficient” (i.e …

Gear & Gadgets

Former Google Wallet Head Launches Poynt, A “Future-Proofed” Payment Terminal

The former head of Google Wallet and longtime PayPal exec, Osama Bedier, is this morning revealing his new company Poynt, a “future-proofed” payment terminal that combines an Android-based tablet with a hardware docking station, and includes support for all modern payment technologies, including …

Win FREE Mobile Wi-Fi for Life from Karma!

<b>Last chance to enter! The giveaway ends tonight at Midnight!</b><p>In today's world, no one has time to be tied down. We're always on the move, and that …

Wi-Fi

Wearable Drone Nixie Flies Up From Your Wrist

Watches are out; drones are in.<p>Sure, Apple's new smart watch brings smartphone features to users' wrists, but can it fly free and take video in the air? The Nixie, which has none of the features of a watch other than wrist-wearability, is a drone for people who like robots as fashion statements, as …

15 best camera apps for Android

Cameras on smartphones are a much bigger deal than they used to be. Companies are chomping at the bit to make their cameras more reliable, work better in low light, and add features that people want. Many will base their purchase decisions on the strength of the camera. The point is that cameras …

Mobile Photography

How to see what Google thinks you like

Google Ad Settings and how to tailor them to you<p>Google brings us wonderful services and the Android ecosystem, but let us remember that its primary …

Google Search

Top Xposed Framework Modules

Xposed Framework is a powerful tool, that allows you to add certain functionality and features to your device which would otherwise be available only through flashing custom ROMs. Xposed framework requires root to access core Android resources, using them to run different modules to add new …

Stanford Researchers Create 'Holy Grail' Of Battery Tech: A Lithium Anode That Can Double Battery Power

Technology in general and mobile tech in particular is on a rapid march forward, but there's a bottleneck that's holding it back: batteries. For …

[Update: It's Back Again] Deal Alert: Refurbished 2013 16GB Nexus 7 For Just $129.99 Returns To eBay Daily Deals

<b>Update 8/18/14:</b> The deal that quickly sold out last time is back.<p>A 16GB Nexus 7 might leave you tight on space, especially if you plan on playing …

Verizon sends $3,000 bill to business that doesn’t use Verizon

Talking Points Memo recently received a bill from Verizon for $3,019.95. Considering TPM doesn’t use Verizon for any service (and hasn’t since 2012), they were a bit shocked to be receiving anything from Verizon.<p>So, just call up Verizon and set things straight?<p><i>“So after a little internal due</i> …

LG G3: Smart Software

25 Reasons Why the iPhone 5s is Better Than the Galaxy S5

Are you trying to decide between Apple’s iPhone 5s and the Samsung Galaxy S5? YouTube channel <i>PhoneBuff</i> has created a couple videos that might help …

iPhone

Dimple's NFC sticker brings customizable buttons to Android devices

<b>Update:</b> Dimple is now live on IndieGogo and it seems they are off to a good start. The first few hours has them reaching 70% of their funding goal. …

Roam Mobility SIM Cards Launch at Simply Computing Stores Nationwide

Roam Mobility today has announced its SIM cards for roaming in the U.S. can now be purchased from eight Simply Computing stores across Canada for …

Google releases Project Ara MDK, giving us even more details on what to expect

Project Ara’s first developer conference is slated for April 15 through the 16th, less than a week away now. In preparation for the event, Google officially unveiled the first release of its MDK (modular development kit) last night, giving us a few new details on what to expect from the modular …

Mobile Technology

WIND Mobile Spring Promo: $39 Unlimited Talk, Text, Data Plan with U.S. Roaming [u]

If you’re a WIND Mobile user with an unlocked iPhone (or any WIND compatible phone) that travels to the U.S. frequently, the following spring promo …

Mobile

LatentGesture learns your unique touch signature, keeps everyone else out

Georgia Institute of Technology<p>Forget passwords, PINs, security patterns, or even Face Unlock. A research team at the Georgia Institute of Technology has devised a way to let your Android device recognize you as its owner just by the way that you touch it.<p>Known as LatentGesture, the said system …

Android News

After Focus creates your own blurry background photos, without a HTC One (M8)

With the launch of the new HTC One (M8) and its Duo Camera, we'll be seeing a lot more photos taken with a shallow depth of field and a gloriously …

Pick the Best Canadian Cellphone Plan with this Comparison Tool

There’s nothing more enjoyable than picking out a monthly cellphone plan in Canada—wait, what? Okay, maybe it’s not really fun at all but the …

Telecoms

LG partnering with Google for 'G Watch', Android Wear's first consumer smartwatch

Earlier today, Google announced Android Wear, a version of its mobile operating system for smartwatches (and in the future, other wearables). LG, a …

Google files patent application for a new radial menu feature in Android

The radial menu gesture was first introduced in Android 3.0 Honeycomb, which made it easier for users to perform various browser tasks quickly. A …

S Note, S Health, and other Galaxy S5 apps available for download

Several apps from the Galaxy S5 were extracted and made available for download on the <i>XDA-Developers</i> forum.<p>The applications received a facelift on the Galaxy S5, sporting a flatter, more modern look, as well as enhanced functionality. <i>XDA</i> member Albe95 uploaded .apk files for the following apps: S …

Android News

OnePlus One will feature hands-free voice control, similar to the Moto X

Over the course of the last week or so, OnePlus has been slowly unveiling new information regarding its upcoming handset’s specs. We now know that the OnePlus One will be powered by a Snapdragon 800 CPU, will feature a 3100 mAh battery, and will have a 5.5-inch 1080p display — all at a price tag …

Mobile Technology

New particle called quantum droplet discovered

In the field of quantum physics, you could call this a droplet in the bucket.<p>Physicists in Germany and the United States said on Wednesday they have …

[MWC 2014] Motorola Discusses Future Smartwatch, New Moto X, Fast Updates, And More At Q&A Event

Motorola Mobility held a Q&A session at Mobile World Congress today, and while there wasn't much in the way of spectacle to coincide with the event, …

Bowel movement secret discovered by researchers

Call it a scoop on poop.<p>Researchers from McMaster University say they have solved a mystery of bowel movement that has puzzled the science community …

Huawei's Mobile World Congress teaser tries to be funny, ends up cringeworthy

Mobile World Congress is coming up, and while there will be some names that we know and love, smaller companies will be in attendance as well. Huawei …

Hybrid anode quadruples the lifespan of lithium-sulfur batteries

Increasing the range of electric vehicles and improving the storage of renewable energy systems are two examples of the benefits offered by …