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Expect Samsung's next flagship Galaxy phone on March 1st

And it could have a curved screen<p>Samsung has sent out invitations to its latest Unpacked event, where the company is expected to reveal its flagship phone for the year. The Galaxy Unpacked 2015 event will take place on March 1st at 12:30PM ET (6:30PM CET) ahead of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona …

The fallacy of the 'Android tablet app'

Hear ye, hear ye, citizens of the mobile world: Pull up a chair and get comfy for a minute. There's something we need to clear up.<p>It's this notion …

​New Microsoft Lumia flagship phone running Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 in the works

Microsoft has confirmed a new high-end phone is on the way, ending its drought on true flagships.<p>Qualcomm's top smartphone processor, the Snapdragon …

Buhel SoundGlasses let you take calls, hands- and earphone-free

SoundGlasses communicate with the user's iOS, Android or Windows smartphone via Bluetooth 4.0. Phone call audio (or music from the mobile device's …

Mobile

Murdoch's News Corp phone hacking charges dropped in United States

LONDON — Authorities in the U.S. have announced they will not be charging News Corp or 21st Century Fox in relation to phone hacking or payments to …

Get an iPhone, iPad and service for both from Sprint starting at just $100 a month

Sprint is launching a new bundle promotion that will allow buyers to get both an iPhone and iPad for one monthly contract price. The starting price …

ARM's latest processor design puts fast 4K graphics on your phone

You've probably heard no end of hype for 4K video on TVs and computers, and now it's about to invade your phone... at least, so long as ARM has its way. The company just took the wraps off of Cortex-A72, a processor reference design that promises a huge boost to computing power, especially when …

Save Space on Your iPhone, iPad in a Snap with this New Mac App

Users of 16GB iPhones and iPads are well aware that their devices’ storage just isn’t enough, especially since the release of iOS 8, as majority of …

Operating Systems

Android vs. Apple: Can't We All Just Get Along?

<i>Pep Rosenfeld</i> <i>is co-founder of</i> <i>comedy theater</i> <i>Boom Chicago</i> <i>and</i> <i>Boom Chicago Creative</i> <i>in Amsterdam. He loves both nerd chic and chic nerds, and can be seen hosting events where they meet — like</i> <i>#TNW2015</i><i>.</i><p>Mobile World Congress is coming up which means Samsung is getting ready to surprise no one with the …

Mobile World Congress

Microsoft just released a gorgeous new Android app that constantly changes your phone's background

Now, we're seeing more evidence of that with the company's new Android app, Picturesque, which turns your phone's lock screen into a constantly-changing digital photo frame.<p>As the app's name implies, Picturesque is all about images.<p>Instead of setting one static background image for your phone's …

Apps

This is going to be Samsung's most important phone launch ever

That's when the company will unveil its new flagship phone, likely called the Galaxy S6, at an event in Barcelona. And things already feel different this time around.<p>Samsung is in a pickle. Its profits are falling like a rock, while its biggest rival Apple continues to print money and post record …

Phones

Another new report suggests the Galaxy S6 is the Samsung phone of our dreams

Samsung’s flagship smartphones are always class leaders in several key areas. They feature bleeding-edge specs and performance that is second to …

5 Ways Your Phone Will Get You Dumped

Too much texting—or not enough!—could buy you a one-way ticket to Splitsville<p>Spending too much time on your iPhone can damage more than your data cap. That’s because while you’re plugged in, she’s tuning out. A growing body of research indicates that your cell phone habits could be sinking your …

Samsung Galaxy S5 For Verizon Receives Android 5.0 Lollipop Update

If you own the Samsung Galaxy S5 for Verizon Wireless, then you can upgrade the device to Android 5.0 Lollipop. Android 5.0 Lollipop already started rolling out across Europe, but Verizon Wireless will be the first U.S. based wireless carrier to receive it. This comes as a surprise because Verizon …

Android News

Dropcam CEO leaves Nest; founding VP of technology goes to Twitter

Two high-level employees at Nest have departed the company this week, <i>The Verge</i> has learned. Sources say that Nest's vice president of technology Yoky Matsuoka, as well as Greg Duffy who co-founded Dropcam, are no longer with the company. Matsuoka was previously the head of innovation at Google, as …

Articles about prefab gets makeover danish industrial design on Dwell.com - Dwell

Thanks to a prefab in-law unit, an octogenarian modernist lives independently on a peaceful, verdant site in Northern California.<p>Designed as a prefabricated monolithic steel grid, the boathouse’s orthogonal frame was delivered from Houston by truck and then...<p>A restored 1930s apartment in Barcelona …

Copenhagen

Verizon Wireless sends Connecticut woman a $42k bill

WGGB<p>As we have discussed on a number of previous occasions, consumers around the world continue to be hit with unexpected and expensive data roaming charges, commonly referred to as “bill shock”.<p>We have seen with story after story after story that consumers are still being hit with high bills …

Verizon

Sunset photography: how to balance exposures and get accurate colours

Sunset photography is a favourite subject any time of the year. The rich colours, dramatic lighting and strong shapes they offer can produce stunning …

Landscape Photography

How Nike Protects Air Jordans From Counterfeiters

Over at the sneaker-crazy Sole Collector, there’s a great round-up of some of the hidden design details found on various Air Jordan releases. From the 14 Jumpmen symbols hidden all over 1999’s Air Jordan 14s, to the handwritten midsole texture on the Air Jordan 2010’s, Nike’s Tinker Hatfield and …

Teen who stormed Dutch TV obsessed with Free Masons and 'new world order'

Friends of student who forced his way into television studio with fake gun say he was a loner who was fascinated by conspiracy theories<p>Former classmates of a teen who stormed the studios of Dutch national TV demanding airtime before being arrested described him on Friday as a "normal guy", but one …

Philae is hibernating, says European Space Agency as it calls off searches

Probe that touched down on comet in November is expected to ‘wake up’ and signal location when its solar panels re-activate in summer<p>European Space Agency controllers have called off the dedicated search for Philae, the probe that landed on a comet in November last year.<p>Instead, they will now rely …

Apple Watch

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Interior Design

This Drone Ambulance Is Totally Wild, And Totally Inevitable

Want to get an ambulance through urban environments faster? Give it propellers and space for one passenger.<p>In emergencies, seconds count. An estimated 1,000 “saveable” lives are lost a year because of slow emergency response in the nation’s biggest cities. But in traffic-jammed urban environments, …

How I Shot a Triple Transit of Jupiter’s Moons from My Driveway With My DSLR

A few days ago I was lucky enough to capture Jupiter’s triple moon transit right from my driveway in Denver.<p>In this post I will attempt (and likely …

6 Reasons Why There is Blur in Your Photos And How You Can Avoid It

No matter how good a photographer you are, blurry photographs will happen. It's an undeniable fact of every photographer’s life. Professional …

Landscape Photography

Newly Decoded Tattoos Show Ancient Mummy Was Clearly A Goth

A team of anthropologists was finally able to decode the 61 tattoos on the body of Ötzi, the Iceman, a mummy who died around 3,300 BC. Ötzi was found in the Alps on the border of Austria and Italy 1991, but until now, scientists haven’t been able to make out his tattoos, due in part to his …