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Wearable tech devices hit another bump in the road

Wearable fitness trackers are in survival-of-the-fittest mode.<p>Touted as the next big thing in technology, wearable tech has spawned a dizzying array of Internet-connected wristwatches and head-mounted devices. Leading the fledgling industry are fitness gadgets that count steps taken, calories …

Wearable Tech

Amazon's smartphone reportedly favors tilting gestures over buttons

After leaking the first photos of a prototype, <i>BGR</i> is back today claiming to have more details about Amazon's upcoming smartphone. That includes a deeper look at the unique gestures and tilt-based user interface made possible by the four infrared cameras on the front of the device. Suffice it to …

Adenda lets games and apps display animations on your Android phone’s lock screen

The lock screen on your Android smartphone stops you from making embarrassing pocket-dial calls. But one startup wants to make it more useful by sending animations and other notifications to it from games and other apps.<p>Vancouver, Canada-based Adenda has created a tool that gives mobile apps access …

Galaxy S5 vs Galaxy S4: What's Gotten Better - and Worse

BeWeather 10 Pro updated with new Active Frame, added forecast details and more

<b>What's new in v2.0?</b><p>Added more current weather information (UV index, visibility)<br>• Added more forecast details (precipitation amounts)<br>• Added hyperlocal …

BlackBerry

Here’s even more proof that an iWatch is coming

Apple has been further extending its company trademark to cover the “jewelry and watches” category in many countries it operates in, <i>MacRumors</i> …

LG shares pics of gold/white G Watch

When Google announced Android Wear last month, Motorola was ready right out of the gate to share tons of info about its Moto 360. While LG also went …

Apple’s 5.5-inch iPhone 6 phablet launch has reportedly been delayed

Apple’s first iPhone phablet – the larger 5.5-inch iPhone 6 version rumored to launch later this year – may be delayed until 2015 according to a new …

Google Accidentally Tweets A Screenshot Showing A New Dialer App Interface

Some reports suggest that Google might give Android a makeover, especially icons. We’ve seen a few leaked images of the new icons as well.<p>Recently, …

Apps

Alleged Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime Pops Up In India

While Samsung keeps on denying the rumors related to the premium version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 know as the Prime version, information keeps …

Samsung Galaxy S5

Powerful Narcotic Painkiller Up For FDA Approval

The Food and Drug Administration is trying to decide whether to approve a powerful new prescription painkiller that's designed to relieve severe pain quickly, and with fewer side effects than other opioids.<p>While some pain experts say the medicine could provide a valuable alternative for some …

Apple May Be Registering The ‘iWatch’ Name Under A Shell Company Named Brightflash

Earlier this week, MacRumors reported that Apple was expanding its trademark protection to use the "Apple" name in association with jewelry and …

Larger Version of iPhone 6 Might Be Delayed

A larger version of the next-generation iPhone is expected to come with a slimmer battery, but complications related to finding the right size could …