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This mini wearable camera wants to be like a GoPro for your everyday life

Announced on Tuesday, the Front Row is a miniature wearable camera designed to capture, stream, and share whatever it is you're doing without needing your smartphone.<p>It's primarily meant to be worn with a lanyard around your neck, though it also comes with a clip that can double as a small …

ESPN’s new Apple TV app lets you watch four screens of live sports at the same time

Get ready for some football. And then more football. And then two more football games. All at once.<p>Do you like sports?<p>Do you like watching a lot of sports? At the same time?<p>ESPN wants to help you — if you subscribe to a pay TV service that has ESPN and if you have the most recent version of Apple …

Smart TV

How to transfer your Evernote notes to Apple Notes

If you ask me, there's no compelling reason for most iPhone and Mac users to pay for Evernote when Apple Notes offers a lot of the same features and costs nothing. (Apple Notes does use your iCloud account storage, but it'll take up a negligible amount of space.)<p>So, how do you make the switch if …

When Wi-Fi is out, use Ethernet to get online with your iPad

iPads are made to go online with Wi-Fi, but what happens when the wireless goes down and all you have is an Ethernet connection to the internet?<p>With a couple of Apple dongles and a powered USB hub, you can easily use Ethernet to get online with your iPad, no Wi-Fi required.<p>Here’s how.<p>You will need …

Third-party bands, replacement straps, & battery packs for Apple Watch

With no official support from Apple, the third-party strap market for Apple Watch is still a bit of a wild-west, but there are some companies making it possible and offering inexpensive alternatives to Apple’s own bands.<p>Apple might have its own exclusive strap colors available for a select few, but …

14 things you didn't know your iPhone headphones could do

Apple Watch too fancy? These wooden watches dial down the tech

We’re just weeks away from the Apple Watch’s launch, but maybe you’re not as excited about it as some of us are. It’s understandable; not everyone needs a $550 watch that offers many of the same capabilities your phone already does (albeit more conveniently).<p>If you’re in the market for a cool new …

Hug for iOS Wants to Replace Emoji with Something You Can Feel

Hug, an app for iPhone that wants to replace emojis with physical feedback, is the product of ex-Googlers Petter and Kaspar Prinz, who also happen to be brothers.<p>In short, looking to capitalize on the explosion of non-verbal communication via smartphones – most notably the use of emojis instead of …

Logitech Launches Button-Filled MX Master Wireless Mouse

The mouse is your physical link to the digital world. Yes the keyboard is there too. But more than any other device, the mouse is how your interact in a world of zeros and ones.<p>But that world is getting more and more complex and the regular ol’ two button mouse with a track wheel can’t hold a …

How to manage your stored credit card info in your iPad Safari browser

If you’ve ever signed into an account through your Safari browser on your iPad, you’ve been offered the opportunity to save usernames and passwords before. The same goes for your credit card information when you decide to purchase an item on your iPad. Did you know that your credit card information …

Safari (Browser)

Fitbit Surge review: a fitness tracking watch that's not quite super

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The green glow is the always-on heart rate tracker.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/12/1426174018192/0039023f-9cc2-4b95-88cc-4fce999b5895-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The green glow is the …

Osmo Masterpiece could turn every kid into an iPad artist

Osmo is turning out to be wonderfully creative at making apps for children that redefine the meaning of games and play. After a big debut last year, today the Silicon Valley startup is proving that again with Osmo Masterpiece, an app that enables kids and adults to become digital artists and regain …

The MicSwap App Is Like Instagram For Your Voice

Making good, quality music requires creativity, confidence, and sometimes a lot of money. Between studio space, instruments, various microphones and plugins, and programs that add effects to your voice and mix and master your track, it can all add up pretty quickly…and that’s assuming you can do it …

Apps

Apple Watch Available on April 24 Starting at $349

After introducing the Apple Watch at the iPhone event in September, Apple went back to Cupertino to fine-tune the device and has emerged with launch details, more information about pricing and new features.<p>The Apple Watch be available on April 24. The starting price for the stainless steel Apple …

This might be the most gorgeous Google-powered smartwatch yet

The Huawei Watch looks more like a timepiece that a gadget, and Huawei said it worked with watchmakers on the gadget's design. The watch itself is made of more than 130 components and comes in gold, silver, and black.<p>It has a round screen like the Moto 360 and LG G Watch R. Huawei is also calling …

The latest Mac mini is low-priced, but doesn't skimp on power

Mac mini (2014) review<p>Smallest Mac, big power<p>Machined perfection<p>Plenty of ports<p>Upgradeable no more<p>Retina-ready<p>Travel buddy<p>Desktop computers aren’t …

Samsung's fanless ATIV Book 9 laptop will be available on March 1st

It looked pretty good at CES, and now it's (almost) here<p>Samsung's new ATIV Book 9 was announced this year at CES, and now it has a release date. The all-aluminum ultrabook, which looks like Samsung's strongest answer to the MacBook Air yet, will be available beginning March 1st. At 0.46-inches …

This is the HTC One M9

Surprise! After months of speculation and leaks, HTC is finally ready to show the world its latest flagship, the One M9. Sorry to disappoint, but those leaks were, for the most part, spot on. As they suggested, there's no major change in terms of industrial design here; the M9 looks a lot like the …

BlackBerry wants to bring some of its best features to every device

BlackBerry has only been willing to give out tiny pieces of its smartphone experience so far, like BBM and its enterprise servers, but it's going to be much more liberal in the near future. It's launching BlackBerry Experience Suite, a collection of apps and services that bring some of its biggest …

9 Apps That Can Change the Way You Work

Although we all fume at our phones and computers sometimes, technology really is incredible. It has changed the way we work, making it faster, easier and cheaper than ever to do business on a global scale.<p>But with a new year in front of us, productivity is top of mind for entrepreneurs, as is doing …

The best iPhone cases & battery packs on show at CES 2015

There is a never ending supply of new iPhone cases at CES again this year, so we’ve decided to roundup the best of the best below. Some of the cases include backup batteries, others offer charging via built-in solar panels, and one includes a detachable Bluetooth speaker. One of the new cases even …

Zagg announces speaker case and portable keyboard for iPhone 6

ZAGG Inc Introduces New Products at 2015 CES<p>New Mobile Keyboard and iPhone 6 Speaker Case Highlight the ZAGG Inc Product Offerings. CES Booth to Also …

The 7 most useful accessibility features of iOS 8

From the very beginning, Apple has focused its attention on iOS’s accessibility features. In fact, when one turns on their iDevice for the first …

iPhone 6/6 Plus Case of the Week: UAG's Folio

It's that time of year again. Right after a new iPhone comes out there is the inevitable deluge of great cases to protect your new investment. This happens with every iPhone release, but perhaps never more markedly than with the introduction of the completely new form factors of the iPhone 6 and 6 …

You can now buy a fitness tracker from Withings that’s also a gorgeous $450 wristwatch

The most expensive consumer fitness tracker going on sale this year is a fancy wristwatch — not a smartwatch — and it will cost $450. The Withings …

Oddball USB stick offers infinite iPhone storage

Slo-mo videos have become my favorite new thing to shoot with the iPhone 6 Plus now that Apple added the ability to spit out gorgeous vids at 240 FPS, but my slo-mo addiction comes at a heavy cost: storage space.<p>The best smartphone camera in the world doesn’t mean jack if your 16GB iPhone can’t …

Office for Android tablets enters preview alongside new iPhone version

Touch-optimized versions coming to Windows 10 next year<p>Microsoft is making some big improvements to its Office mobile apps today, starting with an entirely new iPhone app. When the original iPhone version debuted last year, it was basic and underwhelming. Today’s new iPhone app is a lot more …

Smartphone app to be used as hotel room keys

The hotel group Starwood is to begin giving hotel guests the option to by-pass check-in and simply use their smartphones to enter their hotel rooms.<p>The chain has upgraded 30,000 room locks in its nearly 150 hotels to work with the system, which uses Bluetooth technology. Rival chain Hilton is …

The Parrot Zik 2.0 Headphones Are Where Fantastic Sound Meets Impressive Noise Canceling Technology

Watch out, Bose. The Parrot Zik 2.0 headphones are here and they’re aimed directly at your customers. The Zik 2.0s are comfy, efficient at noise canceling, and best of all, they look amazing. And how do they sound? Pretty damn good, actually.<p>The Parrot Zik 2.0 are the company’s second try at …