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27 People Share The One Cool Internet Or Computer Trick They Know

By Charlie Shaw,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1kPgDXD<p>Found on AskReddit.<p>1. A shortcut to any website.<p>Whatever you type into the URL bar can be …

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'SimCity' Developer Shut Down By EA

Electronic Arts has closed Maxis Emeryville, the developer’s headquarters and the studio responsible for <i>SimCity.</i><p>“Today we are consolidating Maxis IP development to our studios in Redwood Shores, Salt Lake City, Helsinki and Melbourne,” EA said in a statement.<p>The news first broke over Twitter, when …

Google Play Store version 5.3.5 update now rolling out, brings UI enhancements and more

A new version of the Google Play Store is now rolling out, bringing the version number up to 5.3.5. This update mainly features a few UI tweaks throughout the app. And no, the awesome Google Search bar teased a few weeks ago still isn’t included in this update.<p>The biggest UI change we’re noticing …

Android News

Google officially launches Android for Work, aims to make the workplace safer

We’ve known about Android for Work for quite some time, ever since Google announced the program at Google I/O 2014. Now it’s official, and Google has partnered with multiple companies to make the workplace an all-around safer place for everyone.<p>Android for Work is centered around four key …

New Watch Urbane model offers LTE, NFC, but no Android Wear

LG just took the wraps off a new version of the Watch Urbane (itself a version of the G Watch R), but this time changes are more than skin deep. The new Watch Urbane LTE runs LG’s “all new Wearable Platform” OS instead of Android Wear, and offers voice calling, thanks to the integration of …

British Spy Agency Releases App For Teaching Encryption

Who better to learn encryption from than the people who have actively tried to build vulnerabilities into encryption? Nobody, says the GCHQ, the …

YouTube update rolling out, brings Material Design and more

The YouTube app for Android is rolling out an update to version 6.0 right now. The update finally brings Material Design to the app, and a little tweaking to the navigation panel as well and some updated search functionality.<p>YouTube for Android is available for free from the Google Play Store, but …

Office for Android might be released in early November

Microsoft could be very close to launching its long-awaited full and touchscreen-friendly versions of its Office clients for Android devices, with a …

Supercharge Your Favorites List with Google's New Bookmark Manager

Google has launched a new way of managing your bookmarks, though it's been rolled out as a Chrome extension rather than a native browser feature. …

Samsung's new tablet is built with your toddler in mind

Samsung announced today the Galaxy Tab 3 Kids, a variant of the earlier Galaxy Tab 3 designed specifically with kids in mind. Clad in the brightest yellow you can get and surrounded by an easy-to-grip bright orange bumper, the Galaxy Tab 3 Kids is a fairly low-end device with a 7-inch 1024 x 600 …

Come On, Put This Google-Owned Surveillance Device in Your House. It'll Be Great!

Google's Nest is running its first TV ads. They're good, in a self-conscious, winking way.<p>How do you convince regular people to buy Google-owned monitoring gadgets and install them in their homes?<p>First, don’t mention Google in your nationally televised ads.<p>Next, make those ads pretty funny.<p>That’s …

Self-Tracking Suitcase Passes $1M On Indiegogo

From wearables to moveables, the rise of the sensornet rolls on: a Bluetooth-connected suitcase which keeps tabs on where in the world you’ve traveled and tracks its own location using GPS so you’ll never have to leave the lost luggage department with a crestfallen face has passed $1 million raised …

Android Lollipop Trusted Places: Never Unlock Your Phone at Home Again

Google's new version of Android, Lollipop, is wonderful. And now, one of our very few niggles—that its smart unlocking features didn't also react to …

‘Shockingly bad’ Google Android 5.0 Lollipop update bricks phones, tablets; kills apps – MacDailyNews - Welcome Home

“Early adopters of Google’s latest Android operating system are warning others of problems with the software,” Leo Kelion reports for The Beeb. …

Google now lets you prove your humanity with a single click

There's something just a <i>little</i> insulting about having to prove your humanity to some website by pecking out some distorted words, but Google's rolling out a new, less tedious way for web developers to tell if you've got blood or oil pumping through your veins. All you'll have to do is tick a box on …

Google's internet balloons are staying aloft longer than anyone expected

The company is announcing a number of milestones as it moves forward with its ambitious X Labs project<p>When Google announced Project Loon in June of last year many balloon experts were skeptical of its chances. The stated goal was that the balloons that would last 100 days or more in the air, but …

Lawyers say iPods deleted songs not purchased from Apple

Songs on iPods not purchased through Apple mysteriously disappeared on some devices, say consumer advocate lawyers in the current suit against the …

Google Messenger update rolling out, custom colors and smoother animations

There is an update pushing out for the Google Messenger app. On the surface of it all, they have updated controls for the color schemes and changed up a few animations to smooth out a little lag.<p>The update to Google Messenger has only just started rolling to users, and may take the usual day or …

5 common problems with the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini and how to fix them

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is, as the name suggests, a smaller version of its flagship namesake. It also takes on a more mid-range nature in terms of specifications, but continues to be as feature-packed as any Samsung smartphone, with a design language almost identical to its larger sibling, only …

Gear & Gadgets

Google News & Weather gets dark theme, search, and pretty graphs

If you rely on Google’s News & Weather app to stay up to date with your favorite news sources, you’ll be happy to hear about the update to version 2.2, which brings a new dark theme, Material Designs touches, and some new functionality.<p>After a long period of neglect, News & Weather received a major …

Woot has refurbished Samsung tablets on the cheap today

The great Black Friday/Cyber Monday festival of deals has passed, but bargain hunters can still enjoy some savings, assuming they didn’t exhaust their holiday budget already.<p>Today, Woot is offering big savings on several factory reconditioned Samsung tablets, from the compact Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 to …

Make Imaginary Internet Money With Frantic Tapping In Noodlecake's Oddly Addictive Bitcoin Billionaire

Advanced 3D graphics! Dual-stick controls! A deep, engaging story! Bitcoin Billionaire from Noodlecake Studios has none of those. Yet, it's still …

New Features Being Developed By Gmail Team’s Inbox App

Do you wish that Inbox by Gmail had a more solid unification with your Gmail account? Are you irritated that Google Apps isn’t supported by Inbox? …

Android Lollipop has a quick shortcut to see your data usage

Nobody likes those overages<p>Data caps seem to have become the norm in the cellular industry. Sure, you can find a carrier who lets you eat as much …

Target Australia Refuses to Sell GTA 5

Company will continue to sell other R-rated DVDs and games.<p><b>Update:</b> Strauss Zelnick, the CEO of GTA V publisher Take-Two Interactive, provided IGN …

Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots Coming to Playstation Network December 17

A 30GB digital download, huh?<p><b>UPDATE:</b> Konami has confirmed that Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots will only be playable on the PlayStation …

Saints Row Genki Mobile Replica Up for Auction

All proceeds will go to the Wings for Life charity.<p>A fully-functional replica of the Genki Mobile from Saints Row the Third is now up for auction on …