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Here's Microsoft's $140 PC on a stick

Microsoft has teamed up with Indian gadget maker iBall to launch the Splendo, a dongle-sized PC that runs Windows 8.1.<p>The pocket-sized Splendo can connect to TVs and monitors via HDMI. It’s powered by an Intel Atom quad-core processor with 2GB RAM and includes 32GB of onboard storage.<p>It also …

One Man's Fiat 500e Electric Car Might Get Him To Sell His BMW

It's been said before, but the only way to understand why electric cars are a better way to drive is to drive one.<p>The shorthand for that rule is …

One of Microsoft's Best Apps Is Now on iPhone and Android

Microsoft released paper-scanning app Office Lens for iPhones and Android on Friday, opening one of its most popular apps to a wider world of mobile …

Office Lens for Android and iOS turns your phone into a scanner

You no longer have to carry a Windows Phone if you want to quickly copy receipts and meeting agendas for the sake of your notes. Microsoft has just released Office Lens in both finished form for iOS and a preview for Android, letting you use your device of choice to turn photos into usable …

Scientists make strides in beaming solar power from space

The idea of powering humanity by gathering an endless supply of solar energy from space has taken a huge step towards becoming a reality. Scientists working for JAXA, Japan's space administration, have announced a major breakthrough in wireless power transmission ... in that they've actually been …

Aerospace

Preview Art On The Wall With Curioos Augmented Reality App

Unless you’re really committed to decorating your home with museum posters, acquiring and hanging original art can be a risky and expensive undertaking. It’s hard to know exactly how a print or painting will look once it’s hanging on your wall, and sometimes you find out you don’t like something …

Use your iPhone to access Google's Chrome Remote Desktop

Google said it would allow both iOS and Android users to leverage its Chrome Remote Desktop feature on-the-go, but Apple faithful have yet to get the chance... until today. Once you've installed the desktop app from the Chrome Web Store, access to that machine with an iPhone or iPad is a few taps …

Chrome Web Store

Renovo Coupe EV hands-on with NVIDIA Tegra X1 digital cockpit

NVIDIA’s Tegra X1 processor paired with NVIDIA DRIVE CX studio technology had the company suggesting they’d be powering the smart consoles of the …

Golf R Touch hands-on: VW’s dashboard of the near future

Bendable displays and fully touch-sensitive dashboards are the dreams of the future, but what are we to do in the meantime while engineers and …

Android customization – how to regain storage space by cleaning the cache on your Android device

Last week on our Android customization post, you got to play with image files and change up your wallpaper on your Android device. After messing with all those image files, you may be finding that your internal storage space is strangely low, so we should try to fix that.<p>There are many things you …

Android News

Can Panasonic's 'e-Cockpit' Make You A Better Driver?

Everybody wants to stay connected in their car, keeping information, entertainment and friends close at hand at all times. But most of the infotainment systems in today’s cars are overly complicated to use, with too many screens and multiple layers of commands, adding to driver distraction.<p>Now …

Infrared Curtain offers more affordable option to touchscreen

Judging by the recent spate of announcements, we might be seeing a lot of in-vehicle infotainment announcements soon, probably at CES 2015 next month …

Sony can make any eyewear more like Google Glass

Sony has just announced a new attachable display module that can turn a "pair of fashionable glasses, goggles, sunglasses, or other type of eyewear" into smartglasses. And, yes, it's completely detachable so you can remove it whenever you want to. This module is comprised of a control board where …

Sony’s smart glass uses regular glasses, aims for sports and work

Sony has announced its own take on the smart glass concept. To be formally unveiled at CES next month, the Single-Lens Display Module can be attached …

Swimmingly move between Samsung devices with Flow

Moving between mobile devices can get pretty tedious sometimes. You can begin watching a video on your smartphone, realize that it'd look better on your tablet, and then be discouraged by the fact that you'll need to find the relevant app on your tablet, open it up, and find the video again.<p>To …

Homeboy Review: A Motion-Detecting Home Security Camera

Cameras that clip to your body, cameras you strap to your face, cameras for your own personal flying machines, cameras for just about every occasion. Cameras are everywhere, and it seems you can’t do anything without your actions being captured for posterity.<p>While some may argue that the ubiquity …

Homeboy Security Camera: Watch Your Business Via Phone - Small Business Trends

A new security system features small cameras you can easily stick to your walls and a way to monitor surveillance footage from your phone.<p>Homeboy is …

Track your blood alcohol content with the BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer [Deals]

Huzzah! It’s Friday. The end of the work week is finally here! To celebrate, you might choose to go out with some friends and have a drink or two. It’s all good. You deserve it. But, are you sure it’d be safe to drive yourself home afterward?<p>Now you can take the guesswork out of deciding whether …

Alcohol

Drivebot dongle monitors your car’s health

Unless you own an OBD-II reader, a random check engine light coming on in your car requires a trip to the nearest auto shop or service station to …

13 must-own apps for transforming your phone into the ultimate toolkit

The best utility apps are designed to make your hectic life a little bit easier, and maybe even more enjoyable.<p>From apps that makes budgeting beautiful to ones that let you know the exact minute it’s going to rain, there’s something for every lifestyle.<p>We’ve collected the best of the best in this …

10 best Android Wear apps (Wear OS apps)

Android Wear may not be turning the heads that many of us envisioned that it would, but it’s still probably the best smartwatch platform out there. The update to Android Wear 2.0 added a bunch of really nice features, like standalone apps. It still has a lot of work ahead of it, but there are some …

Apps

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11 Tips And Tricks To Get The Most Out Of Your Android Phone

Since Android is an open platform, there's plenty of room for customization.<p>Beyond personalizing your phone, there are a few easy practices that can keep your phone neat and organized with plenty of battery life to last all day.<p>Here are some tips and tricks every Android user should know.

Android Phones

Deal: Tylt battery packs and battery cases are 50% off

This summer, don’t let battery life anxiety ruin your holiday. Power packs are one solution, and the web is full of options, though few are as nicely designed as Tylt’s.<p>If you were mulling buying a Tylt battery pack or battery case, now may be the right time to do it. Until July 9, the company is …

TimeAway Lets Parents Control Kids' Use of Mobile Devices

If you are getting frustrated over your children burying their noses in their mobile devices, a new Android app is out to place control back in the hands of parents instead.<p>TimeAway first requires you to key in a five-digit password and state if you are signing up as a parent or a kid. …