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Apple releases iTunes 12.4 with interface and navigation changes

In addition to releasing software updates across iOS, Mac, and watchOS, Apple today has released an update to iTunes. The update brings iTunes to version 12.4 and includes the design tweaks that were initially rumored earlier this month.<p>iTunes 12.4 introduces a variety of interface tweaks that …

LG Just Introduced A New Flip Phone For Smartphone Users

T9 is back, baby!<p>Is your smartphone... <i>too</i> functional? LG may have a solution.<p>The electronics company on Sunday announced the LG Gentle, a new flip phone available in South Korea that runs a recent version of the Android smartphone operating system. It's sort of like the Motorola Razr got together …

Nasty Bug Lets Hackers Into Nearly Any Android Phone Using Nothing But A Message

It’s like something from a bad movie: eager to learn the details of the bad guy’s dastardly plot, the good guys hack his phone armed with little more than knowledge of his phone number. No physical access to the phone, no tricking him into opening some shady application; just a quick message sent …

Apple Watch’s biggest fan? Siri

Everybody likes to get a good chuckle out of Siri, Apple’s virtual assistant. But we really have to call its brand neutrality into question.<p>Despite all of the doom and gloom we’ve been hearing since the Apple Watch launched in April, including the company’s own reluctance to let us know how well …

Nintendo redesigned Miiverse because you were using it wrong

You know how everyone completely loses it every time Facebook pushes a redesign live? It's happening again -- except this time it's happening on Miiverse, Nintendo's quirky social network. On July 29th Miiverse will be given its first major overhaul: a total redesign that adds new features, changes …

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You can now go from Couch to 5K on Android

Clear Sky Apps has undergone a makeover recently and rebranded itself to Fitness22.<p>The developer is best know for its lifestyle and fitness apps like Couch to 5K Runner and Sleep Pillow Sounds, and now it’s releasing them on Android as well.<p>Android users can download Couch to 5K Runner and Push Ups …

The Future Of War: Soldier Enhancements

Grunts in the field will get a much-needed upgrade<p>Equipment upgrades will give soldiers an advantage on the battlefield of tomorrow.<p>Intelligence<p>Augmented reality combat goggles—such as those being developed by Israeli Defense Forces and for the U.S. Special Operations Command’s Tactical Assault …

This 'Swiss Army Knife of jackets' just raised nearly $1.7 million on Kickstarter

The product has been called the Swiss Army knife of jackets and over $1.6 million has been donated (with 41 days left) to get it off the ground.<p>The jacket comes in a number of styles, like a sweatshirt, windbreaker, bomber, and blazer, but it's what underneath that really makes it special. The …

Samsung Galaxy Note 5: Five Things to Expect

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Meerkat now lets you live stream video from your GoPro

Live streams on Meerkat are about to get a lot more exciting.<p>Some GoPro owners are now able to live stream video from their action cameras directly …

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YouTube has a new mobile app now, 3D VR video coming soon

During a keynote speech tonight at the 6th annual Vidcon event, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki announced a new version of its mobile app. Available on Android and mobile web browsers now (iOS coming soon), it makes it easier for creators to publish and edit directly in the app, and easier for viewers …