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Samsung’s next Galaxy phone may be cheaper than the last one

Pan Jiutang, a China-based analyst who specializes in China's electronics supply chain, says (via Times of India) Samsung is considering cutting the price of the flagship line by about 10%.<p>This means the Galaxy S7 might start at around $600. The Galaxy S6 started at about $650 when it released in …

Infected Flight Wins The Disrupt Europe 2014 Hackathon Grand Prize, Appilepsy And Seeusoon Are Runners Up

It doesn’t get more exciting than this. Yesterday, we welcomed hundreds of hackers at Old Billingsgate in London for the Disrupt Europe Hackathon. They all have worked tirelessly for the past 24 hours in an awesome dungeon-like venue to come up with a neat, funny and smart hack. We could all feel …

MasterCard And Zwipe Unveil Credit Card With Fingerprint Scanner

MasterCard partnered with Zwipe to create the world’s first credit card that combines biometric authentication and contactless payment technology. Financial institution Sparebanken DIN of Norway conducted a live pilot of the Zwipe MasterCard over the last few months.<p>For security purposes, the …

A Guide To Co-Leadership: Why It’s Hard, Why It’s Good, And How To Make It Work

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Aaron Schildkrout is a New York City entrepreneur and product thinker. He co-founded HowAboutWe.com (acquired by IAC, 2014) where, as co-CEO, he oversaw product development, design, data, and engineering.</i><p>In September Larry Ellison stepped down from the helm at Oracle and appointed a …

Readers' Choice: Your picks for the best speaker and headphone bargains

The Audiophiliac wants to hear from his readers about the cheapest, but good-sounding speakers and headphones. How low can you go?<p>I regularly fill this blog with speaker and headphone reviews, but now it's your turn. I'd love to hear from readers about the cheapest, but good-sounding ones out …

Engadget Daily: unlimited clean power, why there's no Retina MacBook Air and more!

So, why hasn't Apple updated its MacBook Air line with a Retina display? Here's our two-word answer: battery life. That's not all we have on deck though -- check out the rest of our news highlights from the last 24 hours, including a breakthrough in fusion power, further decline of the record …

Capture 360-degree videos with this surveillance blazer

If Google Glass and lifelogging cameras aren't enough to make you feel safe, then maybe what you really need is a surveillance blazer. See, nothing can get past the camera-dotted jacket above -- not when it can capture 360 videos of your environment <i>and</i> instantly upload it to the internet with the …

Facebook to Federal Drug Agency: No More Fake Profiles, Please

Facebook wants assurances from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration that it's not operating any more fake profile pages as part of ongoing investigations. Facebook's chief security officer, Joe Sullivan, said in a letter Friday to DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart that law enforcement agencies …

How the crowd, not medical professionals, will lead the health-tech revolution

Technology has improved our ability to control many aspects of our lives — although, it’s done so more rapidly in some areas than others. So we can stream music and films where and when we choose and do our banking at 3 in the morning if we wish. Yet, when it comes to health care, medical …

Amazon's same-day grocery delivery service launches in New York

Beginning today in Park Slope<p>Amazon is beginning to launch its same-day grocery delivery service, Amazon Fresh, in New York, with service to one Brooklyn neighborhood starting today. <i>Recode</i> reports that the service will begin in Park Slope, a generally well-off neighborhood associated with city …

Hollywood explores the virtues and evils of social media

Film festival news conferences are generally friendly affairs, giving a movie's stars and director the chance to take a public victory lap. But when the cast of<p>Jason Reitman's drama "Men, Women & Children" gathered at the recentToronto International Film Festival, the promotional event took on an …

New Smartphone Battery Goes From Dead To 70 Percent Charged In 2 Minutes, Scientists Say

A team of scientists say they've figured out a way to supercharge the lithium-ion batteries traditionally found in smartphones and tablets. And all it takes is adding a readily available substance usually found in sunscreen.<p>The new-fangled battery, developed by researchers at Nanyang Technological …

The Backed Pack: A smart tire pressure monitor, child health alarm, & personal GPS device

<i>Each week, our friends at</i> <i>Backerjack</i> <i>bring us updates on some of the most successful gadget crowdfunding campaigns.</i><p>FOBO<p>FOBO Tire wants to bring tire pressure management systems, or TPMS’s, into the modern age. This is an iOS/Android compatible, Bluetooth 4.0-enabled system that always keeps a user …

11 Tips And Tricks To Get The Most Out Of Your Android Phone

Since Android is an open platform, there's plenty of room for customization.<p>Beyond personalizing your phone, there are a few easy practices that can keep your phone neat and organized with plenty of battery life to last all day.<p>Here are some tips and tricks every Android user should know.

Windows 10, the GoPro Hero4 and other stories you might've missed

The weekend is here, and you know what that means? It's time to catch up on all the best tech news from the last seven days -- we went hands-on with Windows 10, explored the world of vape modding, launched our own web series, and more. Oh, and be sure to subscribe to our Flipboard magazine!<p>Gallery: …

The Best Android Apps From September 2014

From vertical video-killers to location-based tweeting, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in September. Here, we sift through the rubble to present you with our selection of the best Google Play newcomers from the past month.<p>Horizon<p>Horizon lets you shoot horizontal videos …

The $999 4K Gaming Graphics Card -- AMD's Radeon 295x2 Now $2000 Cheaper Than Nvidia's Titan-Z

<b>UPDATE: The Radeon 295×2 is even cheaper now, clocking in at $799 or less.</b><p>God bless the GPU price wars. AMD’s Radeon 295×2, a liquid-cooled graphics card targeted at 4K PC gamers, is now selling at NewEgg for $999, down from its retail debut of $1499 in April. Additional etailers worldwide will go …

iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus vs iPhone 5S And iPhone 5: Should You Upgrade?

You’ve read the reports, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are breaking pre-order records. They are also in very short supply. If you didn’t order your new iPhone immediately chances are you won’t be getting it for weeks. On the plus side this gives you some valuable thinking time as the hype dies …

Samsung's New Necklace Is The Strangest Tech Product We've Seen All Year

The Samsung Gear Circle can be paired with a smartphone to receive calls and listen to music, similar to existing high-end earphones and headsets. But one thing that is new about the headset is its magnetic locking system, which turns the earphones into a vibrating necklace when they're not in …

Alienware Turns The Gaming PC On Its Head With New Area-51 Design

The rock group Queen had a popular song back in the day, that Alienware’s latest gaming PC somehow manages to harken back, ringing in my schoolboy head – <i>Fat Bottom Girls</i>, you make the rockin world go-round. Teenaged bravado aside, I do realize I’m dating myself but then again, I’m genuinely …

Get the most out of your tech while traveling

We show you how to travel and vacation like a tech pro.<p>For the next two weeks, we'll show you the best ways to get the most out of your tech while traveling. Even if you're just taking a weekend road trip, you've come to the right place.<p>Expect a new blog every day focusing on a different aspect of …

Craft Coffee’s Coffee DNA Project Is Designed To Find You The Perfect Cup Of Joe

It’s not easy finding the perfect cup of coffee. There are literally thousands of independent coffee roasters around the United States, and it’s nearly impossible to find one that you’ll love. Even if you do, not many are set up to take online orders. Y Combinator-backed startup Craft Coffee has …

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<b>Price: Free<br>Rating: <br>Appy Discovery<br>Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com</b><p>Reviewed by Avery W. Krouse<p>If you’re looking for some app suggestions for …

TheiPhoneAppReview.com

<b>Price: Free<br>Rating: <br>Mobizen-Your Android, Anywhere<br>Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com</b><p>Reviewed by Luke Patrick<p>Back in the early days of Android …

TheiPhoneAppReview.com

<b>Price: Free<br>Rating: <br>Driveopedia<br>Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com</b><p>Reviewed by Luke Patrick<p>Driveopedia, from Updatein Labs, offers a …

TheiPhoneAppReview.com

<b>Price: Free for 10 days ($6.99 after that)<br>Rating: <br>ZappIR Universal IR Remote<br>Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com</b><p>Reviewed by Jim Desposito<p>One …

Microsoft can turn your shaky GoPro videos into smooth, buttery goodness

First-person video, which rose to popularity with GoPro‘s tiny cameras, has opened up entirely new avenues for sharing our experiences. The only problem? Those videos are often incredibly shaky.<p>Microsoft Research unveiled a potential fix over the weekend: Hyperlapse, a timelapsed tweak for shaky …