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The best iOS 9 features you don't know about yet

Who knew in-app Spotlight searches could be this exciting?<p><b>Read next:</b> The iOS 9 review.<p>Swipe right for Siri? Old news. Here are several iOS 9 features you might not have discovered yet — or ones that you'll find surprisingly useful.<p><b>Phone Number Lookup</b><p>In iOS 9, your iPhone can pull data from the …

The greatest brain myth there ever was?

Luc Besson’s latest sci-fi romp, Lucy, is based on the premise that the average person only uses 10% of their brain. This brain-myth has been fodder for books and movies for decades and is a tantalizing plot-device. Alarmingly, however, it seems to be widely accepted as fact. Of those asked, 48% of …

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Consumer Reports weighs in on iPhone 6 bending

As much as Apple would like for this discussion to be over, controversy and conversation over whether the iPhone 6 / 6 Plus has a durability problem is continuing. Just as it tested out antenna reception for the iPhone 4, <i>Consumer Reports</i> has forced Apple's newest mobile devices into its torture …

You can now attach your iPad directly to your face to experience virtual reality

AirVR wants to turn your iPad Mini and iPhone 6 Plus into portable virtual reality goggles<p>It was only a matter of time. The iPad has been adapted for all sorts of intriguing and surprising purposes over the years (including, recently, a sex toy). Meanwhile, a number of enterprising organizations …

Meet Strati, the first 3D printed car in the world

While some people have successfully 3D printed buildings, others have taken the same approach to the car manufacturing business, as a company has …

Two-Sided Touchscreen Turns Glass Walls into HoloDisplays

The transparent touchscreen has been a familiar trope in big budget sci-fi, from Steven Spielberg’s <i>Minority Report</i> to <i>Iron Man —</i> an amazing idea, but …

5 reasons I won’t buy Amazon’s Fire Phone

Amazon recently launched its own smartphone,  to the surprise of absolutely nobody, and it has some interesting features that might catch the eye of the consumer.<p>It has 3D, for starters. Of course, that’s nothing new. Others have tried 3D screens before, and these didn’t really change the world . …

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 To Get Surface Pro 3 At A Discounted Price

Back in May, Microsoft showcased their latest Surface Pro 3, also touted as the tablet which can replace your laptop. Recently, all models of the …

Proxy server

In computer networks, a <b>proxy server</b> is a server (a computer system or an application) that acts as an intermediary for requests from clients seeking …

Why an Amazon Phone Makes Sense

Amazon is holding an event in Seattle in a couple of weeks, and everyone's invited. Really — anyone in the world can theoretically sign up, although …

Google Is Working On A 3-D Tablet That Can See Like Humans Can

The tablet will be released as a development kit under Project Tango — Google's research project to bring 3-D effects to mobile devices.<p>The development kit will sell for $1,024 whenever it becomes available, which Google hasn't specified yet.<p>The newly unveiled Project Tango tablet comes with a slew …

Carl Zeiss Cinemizer OLED

The Cinemizer OLED has two 870 × 500 OLED displays that mimic a single 40″ monitor. It has adjustable focus, head tracking that emulates a mouse, a …

Carl Zeiss

Haptix 3D Multitouch Controller

Haptix uses two cameras to turn any flat surface into a multitouch interface. Control your TV with your table, use real pen and paper to draw, or …

Motorola Moto G

If the Moto X is a top-tier phone with a mid-range price, the Moto G is a mid-range phone with an entry-level price. It has a 4.5″ 720p screen, a …

Mobile Technology

Snooperscope Night Vision Camera

A night vision camera for iOS and Android devices. It doesn’t need your device’s camera; instead it wirelessly streams video to your device through …

Sony SmartBand

Featuring a discreet design and swappable bands, the Sony SmartBand records not just your physical activity but other actions, such as taking …

Pebble Steel

A premium version of the popular E-paper smartwatch, Pebble Steel has a stainless steel case, a Gorilla Glass cover and is waterproof up to 5atm. It …

Sony 4K UST Projector

The 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector uses laser technology to beam video at up to 4096×2160 just a few inches from your wall or screen. Its modular …

Gear & Gadgets

Building blocks: how Project Ara is reinventing the smartphone

In a spare, drab office park in Sunnyvale, California, a bunch of two-by-fours and foamboard have been nailed together into a makeshift model of a shipping container. Inside, a bare, unlit Edison bulb hangs from a wire, over some simple IKEA furniture and a table with Lego blocks on it. The blocks …