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Better Battery Life And Faster Charging: 11 Tricks For The iPhone 6

So you’ve bought your iPhone 6 and your wallet is looking depressingly slim, but now what? The iPhone 6, together with iOS 8.1, comes with a range of new features that you might yet not be aware of.<p><b>READ: iPhone 6: The 5 Best Reasons To Buy One</b><p>Did you know that you can share your location with …

Space Time……….Can we really travel through time to the future or past?

Albert Einstein was the one who discovered that we can’t separate time from space, they are one thus the name space time. Einstein further …

3 Essential Tips for Shopping on Amazon

It's now safe to return to the book-retail giant, but be careful.<p><i>(Photo Credit: Getty Images)</i><p><b>Mercifully the dispute between Hachette and Amazon</b> has been resolved today. More accurately, a temporary truce has been called in what will no doubt be a decades-long struggle for control of the entire …

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This strange-looking ‘Impossible’ electric bike can be easily folded into a backpack

“Impossible” is the name of a new electric bike Kickstarter project started by Impossible Technology that has almost doubled its target goal, with 41 …

The Funniest Greek 'Robbery' Gone Wrong You 've Ever Seen

It seems that people’s addiction to smartphones doesn’t only cause accidents on the road, but apparently even when they are robbing museums.<p>The …

The 21 games that should be installed on every iPhone

The iPhone is home to some of the best portable video games ever made. Unfortunately, they must be downloaded from one of the worst digital marketplaces. Farming simulations and clones too often dominate the App Store's best selling list. Unusual and inspired games are left to fight for short …

Here's How Visa Plans To Keep Your Credit Cards Safe In Apple Pay

With the recent JP Morgan breach and Target hack that resulted in millions of stolen credit card numbers last year, you may be reluctant to use your phone as a payment method. Visa, however, assures that your information will remain safe thanks to the new Token Service it launched last month.<p>So …

Report: You can’t buy a 12.9-inch iPad until 2015 but a gold iPad is coming soon

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Apple<p>A new report from Bloomberg suggests that Apple will add a third color option to its iPad line, possibly as early …

FailArmy on Twitter: "Breaking #FailNews: Math is HARD. /facepalm http://t.co/mCWhga9W8q"

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25 Awkward Dads That Will Make You Facepalm

One of the fun parts of being a parent, is going out of your way to embarrass your kids, the other is literally not giving a f**k what anyone thinks …

The Men Who Hacked Mario Kart 8

"I don't want to go to bed at night thinking I've ruined thousands of people's fun," one of the two men who's cracked open the code for the Wii U's …

Paint the rainbow: the Scribble Pen that lets you draw in 16 million colours

Since the earliest version of MacPaint, launched in 1984, graphics software programmes have done their best to imitate real life, providing mini icons of pens, pencils and paint pots to show what these magic pixel-manipulators will do on your screens. But now, in a process of barely credible …

This Service Changes App Icons on Your Phone

You can customize the outside of your phone, so why not the software that runs on it too?<p>That’s the premise of Cocoppa, a service that lets you tweak the icons, look and feel of an Android or iOS device to your heart’s desire. The company has racked up an impressive 25 million downloads to date. …

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11 Foods That Make You Hungrier

Feeling hungry? You should eat. But what if the foods you’re eating actually make you hungrier than you were before you dug in? It’s a more common …

Comic-Con 2014: Wonder Woman costume, ‘Batman V. Superman’ teaser revealed | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

"Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" director Zack Snyder tweeted out this first look at Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman. (Clay Enos/Warner Bros.)<p>Henry Cavill will be reprising his “Man of Steel” role as Superman in "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice." (Warner Bros.)<p>Ben Affleck will portray the Dark …

Chart of the day: The iPhone is a cash machine

After Apple reported its quarterly earnings Tuesday, Slate’s Jordan Weissmann offered several eye-opening comparisons. Among them:<p>If the iPhone were …

Unlocking Your Cellphone Is About to Be Legal Again

President Barack Obama is set to sign into law a bill that will make it easier for you to switch mobile carriers without buying a new phone.<p>The bill, …

This Site Lets You Check If A Hotel’s WiFi Sucks Before It’s Too Late

There are lots of things that review sites should rank hotels on, but don’t. Is it known for bed bugs? Is the “heated pool” only heated during summer when the sun is out? How many ghosts live there? How fast is the WiFi?<p>This site won’t help you with all of those, but it <i>will</i> help you with that last …

Best Buy Accidentally Sells Xbox Ones For $45

That price was corrected that quick-smart, sadly.<p>Canadian gamers must've thought they were still dreaming when they logged onto Best Buy Canada today …

Whirlpool's new machine freshens your clothes in 10 minutes flat

Odds are that you're used to ironing some of your clothes to keep them wrinkle-free, or taking them to the dry cleaners when you can't (or just won't) put them through a washing machine. No great shakes, right? Well, Procter & Gamble and Whirlpool apparently believe that these are terrible burdens …

The 'Straight Outta Compton' Casting Call Is So Offensive It Will Make Your Jaw Drop

The folks over at Universal Pictures have made a great deal of progress with the upcoming film "Straight Outta Compton," which will tell the story of the infamous West Coast rap group N.W.A.<p>The biopic, produced by former N.W.A members Ice Cube and Dr. Dre along with Tomica Woods-Wright, the widow …

Marvel is replacing Steve Rogers with the new, black Captain America

Marvel is making big changes this year. In a special segment of the <i>Colbert Report</i> this evening, the comics giant announced that Steve Rogers will pass his star-spangled shield on to Sam Wilson in the fall, making Wilson (otherwise known as the Falcon) the first black man to take on the official …

9 Oblivious Humans Who Have No Regard For Weddings

You know the expression, "It's so bad it's actually good"?<p>That's the case for the 9 wedding photos below, which were "ruined" by some very clueless passersby. We're not sure any of these will make it into the wedding album, but hell, they should.<p>via goofbooter/Reddit<p><b>Number of f**ks given: zero.</b><p>Dawn …

Airbus Patents 'Bicycle Seats' That Look Terrifying For Airline Passengers

The seat design featured in the patent is barbarically sparse, without even basic necessities like a backrest, tray tables or any leg room to speak of. In fact, the seats don't even appear to function like seats; instead they are designed to prop up the flyer in an awkward semi-upright position to …

Amazon to FAA: Let us fly our drones

Getting all your deliveries by drone is getting one step closer to reality.<p>Amazon (AMZN) has asked the Federal Aviation Administration for permission to conduct outdoor tests near its Seattle headquarters.<p>Amazon, in a letter to the FAA, said that it has already conducted indoor tests.<p>It says its …

Google Maps rolls out handy distance calculation tool

It’s a feature you’d think Google would’ve introduced eons ago, but the ability to quickly and easily measure distances on Maps has only just come to …

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Stopping The Spread Of Gaming's Most Offensive Mechanic, The Time Gate

It’s a great time to be a gamer, with three new consoles to choose from, a thriving PC scene and continued innovation in mobile. We’ve seen amazing games released left and right over the past few years, with more always on the horizon.<p>And yet, in a quest to seek out new revenue streams other than …

Dude Who Fell Asleep During Yankees Game Suing MLB, ESPN For $10 Million

A disgruntled Yankees fan who was caught sleeping through a recent game against the Boston Red Sox is suing after two announcers poked fun at his slumber on camera.<p>The New York Post reports Andrew Robert Rector filed a $10 million lawsuit against Major League Baseball, ESPN, and announcers Dan …

Want To Communicate Anonymously Without Being Monitored Or Tracked? 'Blackphone' Now On Sale

Snowden, the NSA, getting “Scroogled”; do these various buzzwords making the rounds these days get your hackles up? Frankly, I don’t blame you. Personally, I don’t have enough “interesting” information to share. And though I lead a rather “regular” existence, I do realize there are plenty of folks …