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Soon you might be able to afford a gold Apple Watch

Wearing a gold Apple Watch might get a lot cheaper really soon, according to a new report that claims Apple is looking to create a less expensive gold version of its famous timepiece.<p>The current Apple Watch Edition currently costs between $10,000 – $17,000 but ‘people close to the product’ have …

Smartwatches
Phones

Best waterproof cases for iPhone 6

Now that summer is here, it is time to start planning for all of those water activities you love. Whether you are zooming down a 50-foot slide at a …

Apple invented a way to overcome one of the iPhone's biggest design hurdles

That's because that's where the phone's antenna resides — if Apple didn't coat that space with plastic, radio waves wouldn't be able to get through your iPhone's metal exterior to receive and send signals.<p>But it looks like Apple is experimenting with a way to change that in order to improve the …

Engineering

Apple invented a material that hides your iPhone's antenna lines

Not a fan of the iPhone 6's less-than-flattering antenna lines? Neither is Apple, apparently. The company has filed for a patent on a composite material that looks like anodized metal, but still allows wireless signals to get through. You'd get a cleaner-looking phone (or computer, or tablet) …

Upgrade to Windows 10 for free, starting 29 July: Microsoft

Microsoft said its new Windows 10 operating system will be available worldwide on July 29, as a free upgrade for users of the most recent versions of …

​Windows 10 Mobile arrives for Xiaomi Android phones

Microsoft would love to get some of Android's mobile market share, and here's one way they're trying to do it in China.<p>Yes, Windows 10 for PCs and …

Verizon's Microsoft Lumia 735 reportedly slated for June 11 launch

The Verizon Lumia 735 has been rumored as coming to Verizon since late last year until further reports from our sources pushed the phone back to …

How to upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7 and 8.1

1 / 6<p>Windows 10 is coming on 29 July. This is a free upgrade for those on Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. Here's our slideshow on how to upgrade. (Source: …

Software

How Will Microsoft Persuade Developers To Use The Windows Store?

One of Microsoft's big selling points for the about-to-hit Windows 10 is that you'll be able to use the built-in Windows Store to purchase any …

Microsoft Launching Windows 10 on July 29

You can get the new OS come July 29<p>Microsoft has been teasing the release date of their newest OS for a few months now, with the firm coyly saying …

How To Reserve Free Windows 10 Copy For Your PC Right Now

Here’s how you can reserve free copy of Windows 10 for yourself ahead of its official release this summer. Full step-by-step guide on how to do can …

Windows 10 will cost $119 if you're not eligible for Microsoft's free upgrade

Most people will get it free, but if not, it'll cost the same as Windows 8<p>Microsoft is giving the bulk of its Windows users a free upgrade to Windows 10 so long as they update within the first year. But for people who aren't eligible for that promotion, the company is maintaining status quo on …

Android M Initial Thoughts and iOS 9 Predictions

Android Marshmallow

This company just copied the Apple Watch’s best feature

In unveiling Apple’s highly anticipated smartwatch in September, CEO Tim Cook bragged about the device’s “digital crown”—the dial on the gadget’s …

Facebook adds PGP encryption to keep emails safe from hackers

Facebook is adding the ability to upload an encryption key to your profile to prevent hackers from snooping on your notification emails.<p>Notification …

WeChat's Windows app now speaks English

WeChat has updated its Windows desktop app with English language support and a raft of new features.<p>First launched in Chinese in January, the latest version lets you share files with other WeChat users on desktop or mobile. There’s also a screenshot tool that lets you capture an image and send it …

Apps

Anti-drunk driving technology won't start the car if you're smashed

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's anti-drunk driving technology won't let you get away with driving sloshed -- it won't even let you start the car. At a recent event, the agency has revealed the prototype of two candidates for the Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety …

Find out which version of Windows 10 you will get when you upgrade for free

If you own a Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 PC, you likely know that your machine is eligible to get a free upgrade to Windows 10 when it launches July 29. …

Android M’s coolest hidden feature needs a lot of work

Last week, we brought you word of an incredibly cool hidden Android M feature: Multi-window support that will let you have two apps open at once side …

ASUS goes official with ZenWatch 2, ZenFone Selfie, and three new ZenPad tablets

Computex 2015 has kicked off in Taipei, which means that unveils from various Asian companies of their newest products will be coming out at a …

How to disassemble your iPhone 6 yourself

Few things will void your warranty faster than disassembling your iPhone 6 yourself, but sometimes an iPhone owner’s gotta do what an iPhone owner’s …

Samsung exec allegedly claims Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are seeing good sales

Lots of fear, uncertainty, and doubt has been surrounding the future of Samsung Mobile as of late. And concern about whether Samsung’s newest …

Apple is offering more money than ever before for trading in old iPhones

With new iPhones poised to launch in just a few months, Apple today increased the amount of store credit consumers receive when they trade in their …

The 10 best iPhone widgets you should be using

We've collected the 10 best apps that use widgets creatively to keep you up to date and entertained — all from your iPhone's lock screen.<p>From alerting you to when you've only reached your data cap to showing you the best headlines from The New York Times, these widgets pack some power.

Apps

9 Apps That Can Change the Way You Work

Although we all fume at our phones and computers sometimes, technology really is incredible. It has changed the way we work, making it faster, easier and cheaper than ever to do business on a global scale.<p>But with a new year in front of us, productivity is top of mind for entrepreneurs, as is doing …

Apps

10 Empowering Apps for the Everyday

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How to Stop Music and Video Playback in iOS Using a Timer

These are instructions on how to stop music or video playback in iOS using a timer. You can follow this tutorial on the iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. …

The best Apple Watch apps: 50 apps tried and tested

Choosing the best Apple Watch apps is the best way to really bring your Apple Watch to life.<p>With more than 200,000 available to download from the App …