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Everyone Has a Great View in a Spinning Apartment Building

One designer's solution to class conflict caused by blocked views.<p>The biggest class conflict for coming generations will not be access to good education or medical care. It will be who has the best view. Or that's what industrial designer Shin Kuo is kind of implying, writing:<p>According to my …

WhatsApp Android App Now Has Free Voice Calling For Everyone

After an extended beta test, WhatsApp has added a free voice calling feature to its Android app. This makes WhatsApp more competitive against services like Skype, Viber and Apple iMessage/FaceTime. The calling feature on WhatsApp launched for Android last month in beta to a small number of users, …

Apps

Five Signs The Samsung Galaxy S6 Will Have Failed

How will the industry know if Samsung’s gamble with the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge is able to rescue the company and recover from the terrible financial results of 2015? The Samsung Galaxy S6 has to be a success for the South Korean company if it wants to maintain a leading position in the …

Apple may release three different iPhones this September

Whispers about three new iPhones set to arrive this September are emanating from Apple’s Chinese supply chain — suggesting that we may be set to receive the expected iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, alongside a 4-inch iPhone referred to currently as the iPhone 6c.<p>Check out details about internal components, …

The S6 Edge Is One Of Samsung’s Best-Looking Phones Ever

<i>This post is in partnership with Trusted Reviews. The article below was originally published at TrustedReviews.com.</i><p>When I picked the S6 Edge up a few …

Phones

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This Could Be Apple's Plan to Make the Next iPhone Wildly Better

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Apple Store

“If You Want an Easy Life, Don’t Be an Architect”: 10 Classic Quotes by Zaha Hadid

<i>Updated March 30th, 2017.</i><p>This week last year, Dame Zaha Hadid sadly passed away, but in many ways, her presence lives on. While she will be badly missed by the profession, the architect's buildings will remain as a reminder of her unparalleled talent — and her words will continue to resonate with …

14 curiosas características de Android 5.1 Lollipop

Habemus nueva versión de Android y como suele ser costumbre hacemos un <b>repaso a todas las nuevas características</b> que incorpora. Android 5.1 Lollipop …

The iPhone 6s will have Force Touch, come in pink

The Apple Watch’s Force Touch technology and rose gold finish might not stay exclusive to the smartwatch for long.<p>A new report from <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> says that when the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus come around, they’ll have Force Touch screens, and come in pink gold.<p>Sourcing their report from …

Las 17 novedades de Android 5.1 Lollipop

Mientras muchos usuarios todavía siguen esperando con resignación a que los fabricantes actualicen sus dispositivos a Lollipop para disfrutar de las …

6 características que hacen al Samsung Galaxy S6 mejor

Comenté en un artículo de hace algunos días que el Samsung Galaxy S6 me parecía un smartphone casi brillante mientras que el Galaxy S6 Edge me …

Samsung Galaxy S6 y S6 Edge filtrados en vídeo

Poco más que decir. La presentación oficial del Samsung Galaxy S6 y del Galaxy S6 Edge es esta tarde, pero a la espera de conocer todos los detalles …

Samsung Releases Galaxy S6 Teasers That Appear To Confirm Metal Design And Curved Displays

Samsung has recently posted two teasers for its upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6. One teaser is a 45-second video on YouTube and the other is a profile photo on Instagram. Both of the teasers appear to confirm some of the rumored Galaxy S6 specifications.<p>The profile photo of the Samsung …

Phones

Apple's next big iOS update could get a public beta test first

Worried that the next iOS update could repeat last year's glitchy rollout of iOS 8? We imagine the folks in Cupertino feel the same way, and according to a report from <i>9to5Mac</i>, they plan to avoid it by adding public beta tests to the mix. Specifically, the move will mirror its early test of OS X …

How Scientists Plan to Spark Future Battery Breakthroughs

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Inventor Yi Cui doesn't just talk about how next-generation batteries will transform the way we live. He talks on a phone that actually uses one of those next-generation batteries.<p>Cui, an associate professor of materials science and engineering at Stanford University, developed …

Clean Energy

iOS 8.2 update currently scheduled for March

We’re hearing that iOS 8.2 is currently planned for release sometime in March, as BGR reported today. The new iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch software is currently scheduled to be released during the second week of the month, but this timeline is not set in stone. The new software update is mostly an …

Apple And Samsung Join Forces For iPhone 7

Following reports at the end of last year that Samsung’s manufacturing plant in Austin was working on the early batches of A9 system-on-chips (SoC) for the presumptively named Apple iPhone 7, it appears that the South Korean manufacturer will be the lead manufacturer for most, if not all, of the A9 …

Mobile

Todos los errores de Google Play Store y sus soluciones

Si al final no consigues instalar la aplicación que querías puede que haya llegado el momento de buscar el APK de la aplicación lejos de las manos de …

New A9 Chip Will Be 'Made in America' For The Powerful iPhone 7

The first A9 chips are rolling off Samsung’s fabrication lines in Austin (reports the Korean Electronic Times). The chips will be used in the next-generation iPhone smartphones from Apple, potentially exploiting Samsung’s 14nm technology. I’m confident that Phil Schiller will have a number of …

Samsung en pérdidas debido a su división de móviles

Samsung Electronics ha reportado <b>los beneficios anuales más bajos desde 2011</b> debido a como sus ventas de smartphones están sufriendo por al aumento de …

Analysts say Apple has beaten Samsung to become world's largest smartphone vendor

Samsung is refusing to release concrete figures, but some industry experts are giving the win to Apple<p>After recording the biggest quarterly profit by any company ever, Apple might have earned itself another accolade: world's largest smartphone vendor. It's clear that the iPhone maker had a bumper …