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'Firenado' Captured in Wild Instagram Photo

Meet the dust devil's more dangerous cousin. A Missouri woman captured a picture of the above pillar of fire as she was driving down a road in the …

Birdly Oculus Rift simulator recreates flying like a bird

Ever dreamed of flying like a bird? You're in luck - new flight simulator Birdly lets you do just that, through the power of virtual reality<p>When Nelly Furtado said 'I'm like a bird', we're not sure this is what she had in mind. New flight simulator <b>Birdly</b> aims to recreate the experience of flying …

Man Arrested in Japan for Owning 3D-Printed Guns

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in Kawasaki, Japan, on accusations of possessing several 3D-printed guns, according to local news …

Report Claims Apple Will Launch 4.7-Inch iPhone 6 in August, Larger Model in September

A new report from Taiwan's <i>Economic Daily News</i> (via <i>Reuters</i>) claims that Apple will unveil and launch the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 in August, with a larger 5.5-inch or 5.6-inch model to be released in September. The report also notes that Apple will produce 80 million iPhone 6 units this year, with Apple …

New cassette tape could hold 47 million songs

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget the cloud, and rework your mental image of those mysterious data centers. Sony has reinvented a tool for storing a mind-numbing amount of data:<p>A cassette tape.<p>But this isn't one of those rattling plastic tapes you used to compile your ultimate summer road-trip jams and, too often, …

New HTC phones coming: mid-range A9, Butterfly successor B2, and One Mini

Two new HTC devices are reportedly coming over the next months: a powerful mid-ranger codenamed A9 and the next phone in the Butterfly series, codenamed B2.<p>Starting with the A9, industry sources cited by Taiwanese publication <i>Focus Taiwan</i> claim it’s a device that will be priced as a mid-ranger, but …

Mobile

Shazam Will Soon Let Users listen to Tagged Tracks on Deezer

After teaming up with Spotify and Rdio, Shazam is strengthening its music discovery service through a new integration with Deezer.<p>If you’re using the app in the UK, Germany, Mexico or Brazil, you’ll soon be given the option to listen to your ‘Shazamed’ tracks instantly through Deezer’s music …

Apple's Rumored 4.7-Inch iPhone 6 May Already Be In Production

A new report from Taiwan's Industrial and Commercial Times, which was first spotted by MacRumors, indicates that one of Apple's suppliers is already getting iPhone 6 orders.<p>Apple supplier Pegatron has reportedly received 15% of the orders for Apple's rumored 4.7-inch iPhone 5s successor.<p>Pegatron is …

Mobile Technology

HTC slashes One M8 price before Mother’s Day

Looks like HTC is about to offer a real sweetheart deal on the One M8 just in time for Mother's Day. All day Thursday, May 8, HTC will slash the price of its flagship Android superphone, selling the device for $99.<p>Offered exclusively through HTC's website, customers have the option of snatching up …

Getting rich quick is easy in the swipe-based arcade game Make It Rain

If making money is what you like to do then the new app <i>Make It Rain</i> is just for you. Players can swipe their fingers across the screen to simply throw dollar bills from their bands, but making more money is where strategy comes into play. From business to political investments, build lemonade …

Arcade Games

Pegatron receives manufacturing orders for 4.7-inch iPhone 6

Pegatron has reportedly received orders from Apple to start production on the iPhone 6. According to Taiwan’s Industrial and Commercial Times, the supplier will be producing around 15% of Apple’s upcoming 4.7-inch handsets, ahead of their launch in September.<p>If true, this would seem to confirm …

Foxconn

Sketchy report claims Pegatron has received 15% of orders for Apple’s 4.7-inch iPhone 6

At this point, we’ve seen just above every rumored schematic, mockup, and render of Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6. Rumors suggest that Apple will launch its next generation flagship smartphone in 4.7-inch and possibly 5.5-inch variations later this year.<p>According to the Industrial and Commercial Times …

This badass business card is made from an iPhone screen

Every year at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference, a million and one business cards get handed out. Most end up in a desk drawer or, worse, the circular file. But last year one card stood out.<p>This glass business card is made from an actual iPhone screen, sourced from Foxconn’s factories in …

Physical Mockup Appears to Show Larger 5.5-Inch iPhone 6 in Hand

Yesterday, several images surfaced on Chinese site <i>Feng</i> [Google Translate, via <i>Nowhereelse.fr</i>] showing a physical mockup of what was said to be Apple's upcoming iPhone 6. The mockup appears to be based on design drawings shared by Japanese magazine <i>MacFan</i> last month.<p>Most of the reports covering the …

iPhone 6 Shown in Another High-Quality Physical Mockup

As design drawings and renderings of two larger iPhone 6 models have begun giving way to physical mockups based on those designs, a new photo of a high-quality physical mockup has been shared by Italian site <i>Macitynet</i> [Google Translate].<p>Few new details can be determined from the photo, but the …

iPhone 6 Physical Mockup Allegedly Based on Real Machine Schematics Surfaces

A new physical mockup claiming to be based on real iPhone 6 machine schematics from supply chain sources has surfaced on Chinese technology blog <i>86Digi</i> (via <i>Nowhereelse.fr</i>, Google Translate).<p>The physical mockup shows the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 as a 6 mm thin device featuring rounded corners and various …

Nexus 5 vs. Nexus 6: Concept Teases Larger Screen

A new HTC Nexus 6 concept features a large Samsung Galaxy Note sized display and shows us what a 5.7-inch Nexus 6 would look like next to the current …

Moto E branding, specs, and pricing 'confirmed'

Ahead of Motorola‘s event scheduled for May 13th in New Delhi and London, an Indian import website have confirmed that the budget device to succeed …

HTC One M8 Prime Rumored to Battle the Galaxy Note 4

Lately all the attention has been on the Samsung Galaxy S5 and new HTC One M8, with good reason, but there’s a few other impressive devices coming …

HTC One M8 review: Harman Kardon edition | Pocketnow

HTC One M8 Harman Kardon review (Video)

While HTC’s standard-trim One M8 was one of the worst-kept secrets in smartphone history, its special-edition cousin managed to stay unseen almost …

Siri security bug lets you bypass your lock screen on iOS 7.1.1

Even though Apple has doubled-down on patching the reported security flaws of iOS 7 with iOS 7.1 and also with version 7.1.1, there always seems to …

Top 7 Apple Products for 2014: iPhone 6, iPad Air 2 & More

Demand for the iPhone 6 is the highest in years according to a recent survey, thanks to consumer interest in a new design and a larger screen.<p>iPhone …

Top 5 Smartphones to Consider Before Buying the iPhone 5s [May, 2014]

With the iPhone 6 release months away, many people are considering the iPhone 5s. It’s a solid smartphone and one that should certainly be …

HTC giving away limited-edition S.H.I.E.L.D. One M8 handsets

Now that the initial launch of the HTC One M8 is out of the way, it’s time for more and more variations to show up. We have seen leaks of possible …

Griffin PowerMate Bluetooth

A wireless variant of Griffin’s clickable knob for Mac OS X. The PowerMate Bluetooth makes it easier to navigate and use various programs, especially …

Kanex simpleDock

A great accessory for the MacBook Air and other ultraportable computers. Plug it in to your computer’s USB port and in return you get three USB 3.0 …

MacBook Air

Jabra Rox Wireless Earphones

Jabra Rox earphones use Bluetooth or NFC to connect to media players. They have a built-in mic and playback buttons. Embedded magnets let you attach …

Ark Portable Wireless Charger

A 5200mAh battery that lets you charge on the go without a cable. Like other induction chargers, it sends power through an internal patch or a case …

Gear & Gadgets