Karli Foreman

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Future Army helmets make for cooler soldiers, terrified enemies

It's hard to look at the US Army's latest helmet and not think of <i>Halo</i>, but the design does serve a purpose beyond gaming chic. Its latest "soldier of the future" concept would not only protect grunts in high heat and humidity, but also shield them from chemical and biological agents. While much …

BreakFree for Android Reveals Your Smartphone Addiction Levels

While we love loads of things that technology enables, it’s hard to ignore the increasing frequency that people around us spend staring blankly at their phones.<p>BreakFree is an Android app looking to change that by giving you feedback on exactly how you use your phone by tracking things like how …

With “Sweet Pink” Galaxy S5, Samsung completes fastest rollout ever

Samsung announced it broke a new record with the release of the Galaxy S5, for the fastest rollout of a single smartphone model ever.<p>Concluding the rollout that started on April 11 is the version of the Galaxy S5 pictured above. Dubbed “Sweet Pink” or “Sweet Metallic Rose”, this version of the …

Apple Said To Be Testing 1704×960 Resolution Display For iPhone 6

A new report from 9to5Mac’s Mark Gurman claims Apple is testing a 1704×960 resolution display for its upcoming iPhone. The new display res for the iPhone 6 would allow the device to keep the same screen resolution as the iPhone 5s (16:9) and denser screens in terms of pixels per inch than the …

Gesture Alarm Clock does f***ing everything

With Gesture Alarm Clock, you set wakeup alerts by drawing numbers on the screen. It has a sleep timer that plays a variety of soothing music and sounds to lull you off. Plus, it has three different vibration strengths, several gesture-based snoozes, and if you think you’d wake up easier if your …

iPhone

Samsung smartens up Gear 2 but smart watch is tough sell

NEW YORK — Samsung unveiled the new Gear 2 smart watch only months after the company's original Galaxy Gear went on sale, all but admitting that its first techie timepiece wasn't so smart, after all.<p>But Samsung remains committed to wearable tech, and Gear 2 marks genuine improvement, even if its …

Students get iOS apps running (slowly) on Android

Running apps from one mobile platform on another is theoretically great for boosting your app selection, but it's not a trivial task -- even BlackBerry's Android support is rough. However, some Columbia University students have managed the daunting feat of running iOS apps on Android with their …

Stuck in the iMessage abyss? Here’s how to get your texts back

About a month ago I switched from an iPhone(s appl) to a Nexus(s goog) 5. It was easy: I swapped the SIM card and synced my contacts. I was up and …

Rising Sapphire Display Cost May Limit Production of 5.5-Inch iPhone 6

A new post on Weibo citing supply chain sources (Google Translate, via <i>GforGames</i>) claims Apple's 5.5-inch iPhone may see a limited production volume due to the use of high quality sapphire as a display material. According to the report, the high cost of producing the sapphire may hinder Apple's …

$20 Android smartphones coming in the next few months, says ARM

Companies worldwide have shipped more than 50 billion ARM-based chips since 1993, with 10 billion of them in 2013 alone. Many of those chips ended up in smartphones and tablets, but ARM’s designs are also used for everything from servers, to laptops, to smartwatches. So if anyone in this world has …

Mobile

What Android and iOS Can Learn From Each Other

Patent fights and marketing hype aside, each of the two leading smartphone operating systems has some key features the other would do well to adopt -- for the benefit of consumers.<p>Yet another patent trial pitting Apple against Samsung, the biggest maker of Google’s Android phones, has come and …

Google blesses Uber with iOS, Android Maps integration

Google brought Uber into its mobile family Tuesday with an update to its iOS and Android Maps applications, integrating the transportation and ride-sharing app as one of its various travel options.<p>If you have Uber installed and are in a city with Uber service, it will show up alongside walking, …

Transportation

Penguins vs. Rangers - Game Recap - May 5, 2014 - ESPN

NEW YORK -- Sidney Crosby scored his first goal. Marc-Andre Fleury posted his second straight shutout.<p>The New York Rangers' power play still is …

Ice Hockey