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HTC 10 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 / Edge vs LG G5

In the Android world, we follow a familiar release cycle when it comes to flagship smartphones, mostly centered around the two major trade shows, MWC and IFA. This year, Samsung and LG were first out of the gate with their respective flagship offerings being showcased back during MWC 2016, and …

Google Classroom app now available for Android, iOS

For a long time, teachers tried to manage smartphone usage in class, trying their best to make sure kids weren’t screwing around instead of learning. …

‘I emailed a message between two brains’

Could we one day hook up our brains to the internet? Rose Eveleth investigates a claim for the ‘first’ online message sent between two minds.<p>As internet connections become faster and more of the devices we carry help keep us online, it can sometimes feel like we’re on the verge of spontaneous email …

Brainwaves

The best technology gifts for men

The hottest technology gifts for digital natives this Christmas, including TVs, drones and the Google Pixel 2. Next, check out our Christmas gifts …

Facebook can gain direct access to your mobile and take pictures or make videos at any time, MPs warn

The MPs on the Science and Technology select committee called for the Government to draw up new guidelines for websites and apps explaining clearly how they use personal data, warning that laws will be needed if companies fail to comply.<p>Facebook can gain direct access to a person’s mobile and take …

This is how your Gmail account got hacked

If your Gmail account got hacked, blame your friends.<p>You are 36 times more likely to get scammed if your contacts' accounts have been hacked, according to a study released this week by Google (GOOG).<p>It's rare. On an average day, only nine in 1 million accounts gets stolen. But when it happens, the …

Should Nexus users expect to see to Android updates first?

There’s no denying that the Android 5.0 Lollipop launch has been very different from past OS releases. Not only was the Android L Developer Preview a first for the Android world, we’ve also seen a greater number of 3rd party app makers and OEM device makers sit up and take notice of Lollipop and …

What Is Civil Engineering?

Civil engineering is the design and construction of public works, such as dams, bridges and other large infrastructure projects. It is one of the …

Google Launches Android 5.0 Lollipop. Available Now

The long wait is over. Five months after Google announced ‘Android L’ at Google I/O 2014 and nearly three weeks after it officially confirmed the name ‘Android 5.0 Lollipop’, the new operating system has been released.<p><b>Availability</b><p>Google didn’t break down the roll out of Lollipop, but it is widely …