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A New Wireless Communication Device: The Human Body

Already many of us have multiple electronic devices on our person and this will only increase in the coming years as the internet-of-things comes to …

Magnetism

WalkCar Pocket-Sized Personal Transporter Is On Its Way

Getting around is about to get more sci-fi with the upcoming 'WalkCar,' a futuristic skateboard being touted as a pocket-sized personal transporter …

Portable

Ninebot One: Cross Between A Unicycle And Electric Scooter

Personal transportation devices are becoming more and more popular. Commuters and people living in urban areas want transportation that is efficient …

Scooters

WhatsApp tops 900 million monthly active users

While other mobile messaging apps continue to grow in popularity, it seems none can push the Facebook-owned WhatsApp from its throne. Founder Jan …

Toyota Pledges $50M To Research AI For Autonomous Vehicles, Hires DARPA’s Dr. Gill Pratt

Today, Toyota announced that it has hired Gill Pratt to drive its autonomous car research. Pratt is best known in this field for his work at DARPA and MIT, including starting the Robotics Challenge. The company is also investing $50 million in the research over the next five years as well as …

Google Translate update includes systemwide translation for Android

Whenever you hold your finger down on a word with the newest Google Translate running, you’ll get the option to translate that word. Just so long as …

2016 Jaguar F-Pace SUV final street-ready look revealed

This morning Jaguar has revealed their first official image of the 2016 Jaguar F-Pace SUV. This vehicle’s first photo is captured in Shanghai – …

Polaroid Snap hands-on: a digital camera with instant prints

Among the tablets, phones, laptops and more filling IFA are some cameras, and among those cameras is Polaroid’s newest instant shooter: the Polaroid …

The Stylus Still Rules The Galaxy Note 5

The concept Galaxy Note 5 is at once a thing of genius and a nod to a benighted world before the modern touchscreen. Born in the swamps of the resistive LCD, the stylus lurched onto dry land and lives on as a reminder of our history. It is, to be sure, useful but on the Galaxy Note 5 it is a …

Toyota partners with MIT, Stanford in ‘intelligent’ cars project

Toyota has announced that it is collaborating with Stanford University and MIT to develop so-called intelligent cars instead of autonomous vehicles. …

Chevy restores 1 millionth Corvette to perfect condition

Chevrolet promised to oversee the restoration of a handful of Corvettes that fell into a sinkhole last year that opened under the National Corvette …

Tip of the Day: How to Purchase Music in Apple Music

One of the nice features of Apple's music ecosystem is if you hear something you like, Apple makes it easy to buy. Here's how to purchase music in Apple Music and Beats 1.<p>If you hear a song you like when listening to Beats 1, you can purchase it via a somewhat circuitous route. Open the iTunes …

Apple Music

This little battery keychain recharges your dead Apple Watch on the go

A dead Apple Watch is a useless Apple Watch.<p>This little battery power bank that fits on your keys can recharge your Apple Watch wirelessly on the …

iPhone 6S And iPhone 6S Plus: 11 Important New Features

They are nearly here. On September 9th Apple will formally announce the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus, the successors to the most successful iPhones in history. And thanks to a myriad of leaks we know have a very clear picture of the changes Apple will make, along with some disappointments.<p>Let’s …

Mobile Technology

IFA Day 3: TVs, TVs and more TVs

At long last, today is the day that the general public is allowed into the hallowed halls of Berlin's Messe to bask in the glory that is IFA. Unfortunately, much of that glory is old and we've seen a big chunk of it before. Still, you should take a peek in the clip above to see what was on the show …

Marketing firm 6S asks Apple to call new phone the iPhone 7

Apple is holding an event September 9 to announce its next line of iPhones (among other things), and one marketing firm is hoping the company has a last-minute change of heart on what it's planning to call the next iPhone .<p>That firm, 6S Marketing in New York, has launched a creative and amusing …

Apple’s ‘Hey Siri’ Event Roundup: Upgraded iPhone 6s, Bigger iPad Pro, Revamped Apple TV + Apple Watch updates

Apple’s Wednesday, September 9th event is shaping up to be one of the largest in the company’s history. The Cupertino-based company is planning to unveil several major new products on stage, including a pair of new iPhones with revamped internals, a sequel to the Apple TV, a larger version of the …

IPad Pro

Stakes are high for Apple going into 'critical event'

Apple's annual September event is always its most anticipated gathering of the year. The stakes are especially high this time around.<p>Heading into Wednesday's invitation-only event in San Francisco, Apple is contending with volatile stock markets worldwide, economic turmoil in China — arguably its …

Tim Cook

WhatsApp now has 900 million users, CEO Jan Koum says

WhatsApp, the popular messaging service Facebook purchased last year, now has more than 900 million users — eclipsing services such as WeChat, …

How Google Is About to Shake Up the Digital Advertising Industry

The company's Chrome browser will now block Adobe Flash ads, favoring HTML5 ads instead.<p>From today (September 1,) Google's Chrome browser will begin blocking Adobe Flash ads, favoring HTML5 ads instead.<p>More than 90% of rich media ads (ads that are animated, or change when a user's mouse pointer …

Digital Advertising