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Incoming El Niño storm brings risk of tornado and dime-sized hail

The next in a series of storms rolling through Southern California on Wednesday is bringing with it the risk of severe thunderstorms and a slim chance of a tornado, the National Weather Service said.<p>In an unusual development, the Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center listed Southern California …

Weather

Neonicotinoid Pesticide Use on Some Crops Harms Honeybees, EPA Finds

WASHINGTON -- A major pesticide harms honeybees when used on cotton plants and citrus trees but not on other big crops like corn, berries and tobacco, the Environmental Protection Agency has found.<p>The report released Wednesday is the first scientific risk assessment of the much-debated class of …

Honey Bees

WhatsApp Video Calling To Arrive Soon For iOS And Android Users

Rumors are rife that WhatsApp will soon be updated with a new feature of video calling. The company that is owned by Facebook has been promising to …

Our Best of Android devices, apps, OEMs and innovations of 2015: the winners are…

What a year it’s been! Arguably the year that’s flown by the fastest, 2015 has seen companies expand their portfolios in a bid to capture customers at every price point imaginable.<p>From the ever more competitive low-end to the mid-range – which has now become the affordable flagship – and the ultra …

Phones

Camera showdown: iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 5X vs. Galaxy S6 vs. LG G4

We've recently had some new entrants in the venue of "excellent smartphone cameras", so it's fitting that we take a few minutes to do a proper camera …

Samsung Galaxy S7 - Rumored January 2016 Launch

China will announce a drastic environmental plan that some US lawmakers have been trying to pass for years

The plan — which is meant to encourage the use of clean energy sources by putting annual limits on the amount of carbon pollution that can be emitted — represents a significant step for the world's second-largest economy.<p>The agreement, expected to begin in 2017, could help set the tone for global …

Giphy’s new app transforms your boring selfies into painfully quirky GIFs

Hatched out of GIF search engine startup Giphy, the Giphy Cam is an iPhone app for recording GIFs and sharing them with friends.<p>We tried out the app last night — and the results were predictably bizarre:<p>The Cam isn’t just for taking selfies; the app defaults to your front-facing camera, but you can …

How to make your own booze-infused ice cream

It’s a scorching summer, which means that shade, air conditioning, cool drinks and assorted flavors of ice cream are your best friends. But what if …

Barmark: a game with no death or goals, only “personal perfection”

Games are fun and challenging, but we can’t deny they are also a bit stressful. Most times you will need to go through pulling some hair before you get your dose of satisfaction, but Barmark aims to do things differently. Barmark is one of those aesthetics-focused titles with a high priority in …

Google Play

FCC officially grants approval of AT&T-DirecTV merger

Shutterstock<p>Today the FCC has approved AT&T’s $48.5 billion acquisition of DirecTV, which was first announced in May of 2014. This newly-combined company will have roughly 26 million subscribers in all, making it the largest pay-TV company in the United States.<p>The FCC only agreed to the merger as …

Net Neutrality

Cat Shake gives you an endless stream of OMG KITTIES

Few things in life are better than videos and GIFs about cats -- they bring joy to people. If you feel that way, then you'll probably want to download this new iOS app called Cat Shake. As its name suggests, the application requires you to, well, shake your device to fulfill its purpose. Once you …

How global warming might be turned into fuel for your car

Scientists from Canada are developing a carbon dioxide (CO2) recycling plant that could suck CO2 out of the air, mix it with hydrogen obtained from …

Samsung’s ultra-slim Galaxy Tab S2 is here to take on the iPad Air

Samsung’s long-awaited Galaxy Tab S2 is here to take on the iPad Air, and it hopes to turn your head with an ultra-slim form factor that measures …

IPad Air

OS X El Capitan beta 4 is now available to developers

Along with the release of new betas for iOS 9 and watchOS 2, Apple has seeded a fourth beta of OS X 10.11 El Capitan to developers today. The release comes nearly two weeks since the last beta was made available to developers are well as public testers.<p>The new beta can be downloaded from the Mac …

Poll: What's your favorite Android music player?

We talk a lot about streaming music and the services available for our Androids, but this time we want to talk about music player apps.<p>You have music …

Using a GoPro with Android

When it comes to strapping a camera to something and doing something crazy, GoPro is usually the first gadget that comes to mind nowadays. The …

Back and order the Remix Mini Android PC on Kickstarter for just $20

The Remix Mini is a new Android-powered PC by Jide that has hit Kickstarter. Available from just $20, and that's to both back the project and order a …

Turing Phone First Look

Here’s what it looks like when Pepsi gets dumped onto the Galaxy S6

There seems to be a lot of content creators on YouTube breaking phones and earning thousands of views for doing so. The latest expample is adrianisen …

Instagram's storing HD images but won't let you see them (update)

According to <i>The Verge</i>, Instagram has begun storing images at 1080 x 1080 pixels, far larger than the standard 640 x 640 pixels they are stored as now. The thing is, you can't actually see the larger images natively in either the web version or the apps. They actually only show up as recently …

Cartoon Network’s Formula Cartoon All-Stars racing game launches on Play Store

Cartoon Network has launched a brand new racing game onto Google’s Play Store called Formula Cartoon All-Stars. The game features several characters …

Most entertaining running and walking apps for Android in 2018

Fitness apps are nothing new, but getting motivated to work out can often be the difficult part. That's where the emerging genre of interactive …

Best launchers for Android

We use our phones for everything. From managing the office to organizing family schedules, making phone calls to making lists, keeping up with our …

Is AT&T already teasing the forthcoming Galaxy S6 Active?

Samsung’s Galaxy S6 Active is all but a certainty at this point. We’ve seen evidence pointing to the phone’s existence arrive directly from Samsung, …

4 apps every Android owner with a Mac needs to use

As amazing as it may seem, some people aren’t fiercely loyal to one platform or another and will use products from Apple, Google and Microsoft. One …

Blocks modular smartwatch to run Android Lollipop, uses Snapdragon 400 for brains

Last year we wrote about a new smartwatch concept from U.K. startup, Blocks Wearables, which aimed to bring modular technology to the smartwatch world in a manner somewhat similar to Google’s own Project Ara. At the time, the project was in very early stages, though the company said it had a …

Samsung Galaxy S4 Problems, Glitches, Questions, Errors and Solutions [Part 75]

Welcome to the 76th part in our series of troubleshooting articles dedicate to the Samsung Galaxy S4. Released in 2013, this once flagship model has …