Christina Lenhauser

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Parents aren’t relying on iPads and smartphones to babysit their kids

Those poor parents who thought the digital age would usher in an era of spotless playrooms and always-occupied kids.<p>It turns out 70% of parents say that technology (pdf, 4) actually does not make their job easier, according to new research from Northwestern University. Toys, activities and books …

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Zuckerberg Is (Still) Disappointed By Facebook Stock, Says He’s ‘Well-Versed’ In Its Ad Business

Before Mark Zuckerberg started the question-and-answer session at today’s Facebook shareholder meeting, he noted that many of the pre-submitted questions focused on the performance of Facebook’s stock since IPO. It’s a familiar question, and he offered comments similar to ones that he’s made before …

eBay Now revamps iPhone app, plans to launch dedicated Android app 'in coming weeks'

eBay Now is only available in a handful of cities, but if you happen to live in one of those locales, using the same-day delivery service just got a bit easier. The company today released a redesigned, iPhone 5-ready iOS app, and announced plans to roll out a dedicated Android app "in the coming …

Rock on! Google Chrome browser is gaining access to iTunes music

Google’s(s goog) Chrome browser can already access local media files and soon that will include your iTunes(s aapl) library. Google’s François …

While questions remain, Apple’s marketing strategy is finding its center

There’s been a lot said about Apple — plenty of it unflattering — in the vacuum since its last product event in October 2012, but Monday was …

Why Vine is a killer app but it might have hit the LTE wave too early

About two weeks ago, I was sitting in the Castro Theater in downtown San Francisco listening to Google Ventures’ (s goog) Kevin Rose interview …

Nokia and Microsoft 'working even closer,' will have something to show us soon

At a UK briefing for Nokia's incoming Lumia 925, the company revealed that it's continuing to deepen its relationship with Microsoft. Nokia UK's Ray Haddow said that it was "working even closer" with Redmond and that we can expect to see the fruits of this pairing "in the next few weeks." While …

Intel CloverTrail+ processor mops the floor with its competitors

There’s no denying that smartphones are becoming pretty powerful; quad-core processors are now the standard in high-end handsets and clock speeds are creeping up into laptop territory as well. However, the one big problem that mobile technology still faces is the limitations imposed by running …

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After A Week On Android, Vine Surpasses Instagram On Google Play Charts As Top Social App

Vine has already clarified just how quickly its userbase is growing, with the announcement that the app had hit 13 million downloads by the time Twitter launched it on Android. This was all just a week ago. Today, however, we’ve learned that Vine has climbed to the top of the charts on Android as …

Taiwan offers free Wi-Fi to all tourists

The island state already has a widespread network of free Wi-Fi access points available to its citizens.<p>Now it has opened up the service to visitors from overseas, the travel news website Skift reports.<p>The government-backed iTaiwan scheme launched two years ago, and now has more than 4,000 hotspots …

Google, Facebook and Microsoft seek data request transparency

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/985000/985854_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534403527_1048f6bd88afed41c1308e63362e29f3<p><b>Google, Facebook and Microsoft have asked the US government to allow them to disclose the security requests they receive for handing over user data.</b><p>The …

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Xperia ZU (Ultra) scheduled for an official June 25 announcement

The Taiwanese site <i>ePrice</i> has released some exclusive information about the upcoming Sony Xperia ZU, including a full list of specs and a date for the official unveiling. The device will be officially announced at Sony’s mobile event on June 25, so that’s less than two weeks left to wait.<p>The post …

SF, NY prosecutors launching 'Save our Smartphones' anti-theft initiative today

The Attorney General of New York and District Attorney of San Francisco are teaming up with police and government groups to cut down on smartphone-related muggings. George Gascón (SF) and Eric Schneiderman (NY) will announce "Save our Smartphones" at a summit in New York later today, after meeting …

Nokia plans NYC event to 'reinvent zoom,' likely announce 41-megapixel 'EOS' Windows Phone

An invite from Nokia for an event on July 11th in New York City has just hit our inboxes. The invitation says "Zoom. Reinvented." and features a large, old-fashioned magnifying glass. With leaks of the long-anticipated Nokia Windows Phone with a true PureView camera (codenamed "EOS") hitting the …

Apple unlocks full Notification Center access & much more for Bluetooth LE devices in iOS 7

Something new in iOS 7 that hasn’t been getting much coverage is the improvements Apple is making to Core Bluetooth for better integration with Bluetooth LE accessories. Apple is making a lot of changes to its Bluetooth APIs in iOS 7 that will not only allow your iOS devices to work with more …

Sony Turns Its Lackluster SmartWatch Into A Developer Playground

Back during the heady days of 2012, before the Pebble raised a crazy amount of money on Kickstarter, Sony quietly released an Android-compatible smartwatch of its own. By most accounts it wasn’t very good, but that doesn’t mean that Sony has relegated it to the trash pile.<p>No, with hindsight being …

Microsoft and Best Buy team up to create a 'Windows Store' inside 600 retail locations

Microsoft is announcing on Thursday that it plans to open special Windows Stores within Best Buy locations. The partnership will see 500 Best Buy locations in the US and 100 Best Buy and Future Shop retail stores in Canada launch a store-within-a-store. Microsoft is aiming to showcase Windows-based …

Engadget Giveaway: win an Octa-core Samsung Galaxy S 4, courtesy of SellCell.com!

Samsung has sold over 10 million units of the Galaxy S 4 worldwide, and we have one of them in our possession and just waiting to find a home. This particular version is the GT-I9500, which is an unlocked international model that sports the octa-core Exynos chipset, and we have SellCell.com to …

[New App] Redbox Instant Streaming Comes To Google TV Courtesy Of Verizon

Who's excited for Redbox Instant Streaming? ...Anyone? Though the digital streaming arm of the popular DVD rental service is noticeably behind, well, …

Customize your Android home screen

Android is, by its very nature, a flexible and customizable platform. In fact, that is probably my favorite of its many features.<p>I love nothing more than to tweak and fiddle with my smartphones and tablets, changing the looks of things as I go. Best yet, there's still an endless list of cosmetic …

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Google Home vs Amazon Echo – What’s the difference?<p>A.J. HartlessJuly 6<p>If you've decided to bring a smart speaker into your home, the two most-likely …

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Netflix not working with Chromecast? Here’s what you can do<p>Frederick Blichert2 days ago<p>Let's get you streaming again ASAP.<p>Is Netflix not working on …

Mailbox co-founder hints at desktop app

Although Mailbox can play nicely with Gmail on iOS, one of the bigger gaps in its resume is the lack of desktop availability. During a keynote at the DEMO Europe conference, CEO Gentry Underwood hinted that might change soon, saying that a desktop app "is something we have to do in order to stay …

Gmail for iOS Gets Support for the New Inbox with Categories

Google today released its much-anticipated Gmail update for iOS. You can download the latest version of the app now directly from Apple’s App Store.<p>The latest Gmail redesign is meant to give users more control of their inbox, at least according to Google. The revamp affects both the Web and mobile …

Sneak Peek: Simple Calendar 2 redefines Modern UI for Windows Phone 8

When it comes to the calendar app on Windows Phone, there are generally two camps: those who don’t mind it and those who yearn for a different, more …

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