David Klampert

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Bing image search now lets you filter by animated GIF

The Internet’s (perfectly legitimate) obsession with animated GIFs (pronounced with a hard “G”) continues today with news from Microsoft: Bing users can now search specifically for animated GIFs.<p>This absolutely essential addition mirrors Google’s own GIF filters, which launched over a year ago.<p>Now …

Hey AT&T Customers: It May Be Time to Give Up Your Unlimited Data Plan

Wireless carriers may continue to offer unlimited data plans, but they're not the great deal they once were.<p>Almost half of all AT&T mobile customers …

The Revolutionary New iPad Feature Apple Didn’t Talk About

Apple unveiled a pair of new iPads during a somewhat subdued event Thursday at its Cupertino, Calif., headquarters. At first, it seemed there was …

Apple iPad Mini 3: Premium Price for a Not-So-Premium Product

What can I say about the iPad mini 3 that hasn’t already been said? No, seriously, what can I say? Apple’s latest mini is essentially the same …

This Is How Facebook Is Secretly Trying To Make You A Nicer Person

The social network is trying to replicate the social cues that make us better communicators in real life.<p>It’s a modern fact: People are meaner on the Internet than they are in real life. Academics call this the “online disinhibition effect,” a term coined by psychologist John Suler, who once …

Why Uber Drivers Say They Just Can't Quit Working For The Company

In some areas, Uber drivers are protesting outside the company's offices. In other cities, like New York, they're shutting off their phones provided to them by Uber and refusing to pick up customers.<p>But why bother protesting at all? Why not just quit and work for another company like Lyft or …

It costs $50 to plug an Xbox One Kinect into your PC

What's stopping you from creating the first killer Kinect 2.0 hack? Well, now that Microsoft's released the do-all sensor's SDK to the public for free you don't have many more excuses. The software development kit is available without any fees and what's more, you can now put any finished apps up …

New York Attorney General says most Airbnb rentals in NYC violate the law

The legality of Airbnb rentals in New York City have been under fire for awhile now, and the city just fired another volley: New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has released a report titled "Airbnb in the city," and it's not particularly favorable. The report claims that 72-percent of all …

The Best Deals For Trading In Your Old iPad

The updates aren't earth-shattering, but Apple has added some under-the-hood improvements that supposedly enable its newest full-sized iPad run more smoothly.<p>If you're in the market for a new iPad and want to trade in your old one, here's a look at what some of the most popular trade-in venues and …

Convergence In The Internet Of Things Is Priming The Tech World For A Major Cultural Shift

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Artyom Astafurov is the chief innovation officer at DataArt and co-founder of DeviceHive.</i><p>To anyone who is tuned into the tech world, it should not come as earth shattering news that machine-to-machine (M2M) technology and the Internet of Things have hit a major convergence point in …

Hands On: Flickr for iPad — Like the iPhone App, Only Larger

Do you know how to use the Flickr app for iPhone? If the answer is yes, then you already know how to use the brand new Flickr for iPad, which hit the app store today.<p>The new app, for iOS 8 on both the iPhone and the iPad, allows the app to feature the new operating system’s sharing extension as …

iCloud Photos on the web goes live leading up to iOS 8.1 release

While iOS 8.1 isn’t officially going to be released to the public until Monday, several reports across the internet are saying that Apple’s Photos app within the web-based iCloud website has now gone live for those using the iOS 8.1 beta. The interface looks a lot like that of the Photos app on …

MasterCard And Zwipe Unveil Credit Card With Fingerprint Scanner

MasterCard partnered with Zwipe to create the world’s first credit card that combines biometric authentication and contactless payment technology. Financial institution Sparebanken DIN of Norway conducted a live pilot of the Zwipe MasterCard over the last few months.<p>For security purposes, the …

iPad Air 2 vs. iPad Air and older 9.7-in iPads: Worth the upgrade?

Before we jump in, let's break down exactly which iPads we're going to be looking at:<p>iPad Air 2<br>• iPad Air<br>• 4th-gen iPad<br>• 3rd-gen iPad<br>• iPad 2<br>• iPad<p>For each …

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Self-driving cars will be safer than us. How long until human drivers are banned?

My prediction is that in fewer than 15 years, we will be debating whether human beings should be allowed to drive on highways.<p>After all, we are prone to road rage; rush headlong into traffic jams; break rules; get distracted; and crash into each other. That is why our automobiles need tank-like …

Flickr's iPad app is exactly what you'd expect – and that's a good thing

Flickr finally has an iPad app — just four and a half years after Apple's tablet first hit store shelves. Fortunately, Flickr fans should be happy with the results. The new app takes cues from Yahoo's revamped Weather, Finance, and Mail apps, which means lots of big, pretty photos, transparent …

What's Really the Difference Between Facebook Pages, Groups and Profiles?

With several overlapping features, Facebook's Pages, groups and profiles leave many users confused.<p>Together, these three functions help us stay …

Comcast launches cloud DVR in San Francisco, lays foundation for a set-top box-free future

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Comcast customers in the San Francisco Bay Area can now stream their DVR recordings to their iOS or Android devices, no matter …

Matchstick, the Firefox OS-based Chromecast competitor, launches on Kickstarter for $18

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Remember that Firefox OS-based streaming stick we first told you about in June? It debuted on Kickstarter on Tuesday under the …

Google Gives San Francisco Free Wi-Fi in Public Places

On Wednesday, San Franciscans were able to hook their gadgets up to free Wi-Fi that launched in 32 new public locations. All that connectivity was …

Voice dictation is now done in real time on iOS 8

Previously, you had to tap a button before iOS would transcribe your voice to text.<p>With the changes to voice dictation in iOS 8, the biggest pain point of using the feature has been eliminated -- that being the Done button.<p>That is to say, once you're running iOS 8, you can start voice dictation as …

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30 tips every new iOS 8 user should know

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5 startups that could radically transform the world around us

Some startups are useful, some are beautiful, and some are pointless – I’m looking at you, Yo!<p>Then, there are some design ideas that have the potential to radically change our futures. These are creations that 15 years ago you wouldn’t have dreamed possible.<p>At the Victoria & Albert Museum this week …

The rise of Uber and the demise of taxis, in one chart

The next Apple TV: What to expect from an updated streaming box

The latest generation of Apple TV streaming box is more than two years old, so it's about time for an update. But what improvements should it bring, and what will Apple actually deliver? Here's the prevailing wisdom.<p>Back in March 2012, there was no Chromecast, no Amazon Fire TV , and no iPad Mini . …

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Apple wallet to take aim at growing mobile payments market

Apple appears poised to change the way Americans pay for stuff. Or at least, it will try.<p>Sources confirm several reports that the iPhone 6, expected …