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How Google And Others Are Plotting The Revenge Of The Web App

Evolving technology and app store frustrations could give the once-overhyped web app another shot at relevance.<p>For Alex Russell, a developer at Google, making web apps better isn’t just a job: It’s a personal belief.<p>Since last year, Russell has been championing a new breed of web-based apps that …

I went to the most insane beach party on the planet — and felt totally out of my league

Thailand is known for lots of things: gorgeous beaches, spicy cuisine, elephants. But in the last few decades, it's also become known for one of the biggest bacchanalia on the planet: the Full Moon Party.<p>It takes place once a month on the island of Ko Pha Ngan, an hour's flight from Bangkok. As …

This empty, violent movie will scoop up awards. What does that say about society and our attitude to violence?<p>Ritualised brutality. Vengeful blood lust. Vicious savagery justified by medieval notions of retribution. We all know how dark the world can be these days. A world where men are garrotted …

Golden Globes

CES is known for having some crazy gadgets. This year is no exception.

The CES show this year is as packed as ever with gizmos and gadgets for use in just about everything -- from beauty to security. In 2.4 million net square feet of exhibit space, it's hard to stand out from the pack. But here are some gadgets from major firms that made my jaw drop.<p><b>The Faraday Future</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

This Is What Happened When I Pocketed My Phone for a Week

I’ve never seen my co-worker Allen use a phone. I know he has one; I’ve called and texted him, and he asked my opinion on the iPhone 6 versus the …

The Internet's Favorite Stormtrooper Finally Has a Name

The greatest character <i>Star Wars</i> character of all time has a name. Remember that part in <i>The Force Awakens</i> when Finn is running around a …

A Controversial Ad for a Wearable Translator Is Causing Internet Outrage

A Japanese tech company called Logbar has chosen a controversial way to advertise its new wearable translator, Ili. The basic premise of Ili is that …

Top Android Apps (without all the games) revealed in hidden Google Play Store link

The Google Play Store has been criticized plenty for it's lack of discoverability. Considering there are literally millions of apps and games, it's …

Unhand Me! – Preventing Unwanted iOS Device Handling

Unhand Me! comes at a time of Apple Watch app confusion. Some developers have chosen to create apps that keep most of their functionality for the Watch; other Watch apps are smaller versions of iOS apps with some added features.<p>Unhand Me!, which is an app that notifies you when your iOS device has …

Poweramp for Android brings new features for audiophiles

Although it isn’t the prettiest or most frequently updated local audio player app, many discerning music lovers are loyal to Poweramp because of its extensive feature set.<p>Today, its developer has released an alpha preview of version 3 that’s worth a try if you want complete control over how your …

5 Android apps you can't miss this week - Android Apps Weekly

Welcome back to Android Apps Weekly! Here are your big headlines from the last week:<p>Telltale Games is chugging right along as they picked up yet another popular IP to turn into one of their now-iconic episodic adventures. This time around, they’re making a Batman game. If their prior efforts are …

A Google director explains how your smartphone will look in 5 years

Business Insider posed this question to Aparna Chennapragada, a Google director, at the Web Summit tech conference in Ireland last month.<p>She described a future in which technology does "a lot more of the heavy lifting," apps are de-siloed, and the information that users want proactively comes to …

50 Best Android Apps And Games Of 2015 [List]

One of the great things about reaching the end of the year is the “Best of…” and “Year in Review” lists that start cropping up. Photograph sharing …

Microsoft has announced the date it will kill support for its mobile operating system

The operating system is not currently available to non-Microsoft consumer devices, but the company has already made it clear that support — which means regular updates for both features and security — will last around 36 months.<p>Support for Windows 10, the desktop version of the operating system, …

5 Best Android Apps Of The Last 2 Weeks

5 Best Android Apps Of The Last 2 Weeks1. ZUI Days<b>ZUI Days</b> is the ideal app for forgetful people. Don’t miss anything with this application that …