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iPad App Smashing for Sports Coaching

App Smashing is the process of combining content in one or more apps together for a creative and effective outcome. App smashing can make the iPad a powerful aid in sports coaching and other mediums.<p>As any cricket geek knows, the season is about to start. I’ve been playing, and more specifically, …

New Galaxy S5 video continues “the next big thing is here” theme

Samsung has uploaded a new video to YouTube highlighting the features of the Galaxy S5, while taking a gentle poke at the iPhone. The Samsung Galaxy S5 was announced back in February and became available this month. Following its “the next big thing is here” theme, the new S5 video highlights the …

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Amazon and Microsoft follow alternative paths to growth

Bloomberg’s Jonathan Ferro and Caroline Hyde examine results from Microsoft and Amazon<p><b>Microsoft</b> has a new person at the helm. Satya Nadella became CEO just two months ago, and already the company has reported $5.66 billion (£3 billion) in earnings for the 3Q.<p>The company is going into the cloud, …

iPad is crushing all its Android rivals combined in web traffic

Forget about a close run race — the iPad is absolutely obliterating Android tablets when it comes to web traffic stats.<p>The data, which comes from Chitika Insights, looks at the distribution of Web usage across leading tablet devices for early April 2014.<p>Based on a sampling of tens of millions of …

Bitcoin-mining malware reportedly found on Google Play

Researchers have identified more malware at the Google Play store that secretly harnesses users' devices to perform the arduous computational process of mining for bitcoins.<p>The malware, dubbed BadLepricon, was found masquerading as wallpaper apps that had hundreds of installs each, according to …

Google+ mastermind Vic Gundotra departs Google

Vic Gundotra, one of Google’s most visible product chiefs, has left the company.<p>In a Google+ post, the exec gave no clues about his next move, saying, “Now is the time for a new journey. A continuation. … I am excited about what’s next. But this isn’t the day to talk about that.”<p>At his departure, …

British Gas' smart Hive thermostat can now respond to a home owner's location

Since its launch nearly seven months ago, British Gas' connected thermostat, the Hive, has enjoyed steady succcess. Now operational in more 75,000 British homes, it recently gained another competitor in Nest, the learning thermostat now owned by Google, so news of the company's new feature rollout …

Inside DarkMarket: a Silk Road the FBI can't touch

The Silk Road, for all its clever uses of security protections like Tor and Bitcoin to protect the site's lucrative drug trade, still offered its …