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How to enable Developer Options on your Android device

If you desire to take a bit more control of your Android device but aren’t sure where to start, might we suggest looking at Android’s built-in Developer Options?<p>Let’s quickly look at how to enable Developer Options, then we’ll backtrack and discuss why exactly you would want to enable these …

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What Your Favorite Emojis Really, Actually Mean

Psst: You've probably been using those dancing leotard twins all wrong.<p>Emojis were first introduced in Japan back in the late 90s, after a group of Japanese people working for a telecoms company needed a way to distinguish their pager service from those of the competitors.<p>The teeny tiny …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1.</b> Microsoft is reportedly investing in Uber. It's raising a $1 billion round of funding that will value the company at $50 billion.<p><b>2. A group of German vehicle manufacturers has reportedly agreed to purchase Nokia HERE.</b> Uber had been in the running to buy the mapping service.<p><b>3. Photo-sharing app</b> …

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How to fix no Wi-Fi available issue after Windows 10 upgrade

How to solve the no Wi-Fi available issue after upgrading to Windows 10<p>Users might have come across an issue after Windows 10 upgrade from Windows …

Latest Android Humble Bundle features NeoGeo's best games

If you're prone to throwing your controller when a game gets the best of you, perhaps the latest Humble Bundle isn't quite for you. Maybe. That's because the outfit's offering up a slew of classic NeoGeo games for the very low price of paying however much you want. So, for that <i>very</i> flexible price …

Having issues connecting to devices via Android Device Manager? You’re not alone

Android Device Manager can remotely locate, alert, lock or factory reset your smartphone… except when it can’t. Google’s theft protection service should work with no issues, given its delicate nature, but an onslaught of users have been reporting issues with the security system connecting to their …

Windows gets an emergency security fix across most versions (update: Hacking Team link)

If you use Windows -- just about any recent version of it, in fact -- you're going to want to check for updates as soon as you can. Microsoft has released an emergency, off-schedule patch for a security hole that lets ne'er-do-wells hijack your system if you open documents or websites that use …

Adobe Flash is terrible, here's how to uninstall it forever

It’s been long enough. Vulnerability after vulnerability is found in Adobe Flash and yet most of us continue to put up with it and blindly install it on every computer.<p>Even when Adobe started packaging rubbish with Flash we kept installing it. With the latest revelations that a surveillance company …

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Touring the Turing, a wonderfully weird encrypted smartphone

You'd think a company that takes security as seriously as Turing Robotics does wouldn't paint its first smartphones purple, red, gold or blue, but you'd have it pegged wrong. For a freshman effort, CEO SYL Chao envisioned an Android phone that was meant for designers and aesthetes as much as it was …

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Appliance Science: Edible water bottles and the strange chemistry of spherification

I just drank a cup of water. Nothing unusual there, but this was without a cup or other container. Instead, the water was held in a clear, edible membrane that I popped into my mouth and bit down on. It tasted, well, just like water, because this clear sphere was made just from water and two …

9 Facts About Pluto You Need to Know

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5 can't-miss apps: SayWhat, Accelerator, 'Kosmo' and more

With recent chaos at Reddit and Facebook changing its News Feed settings and friends icon, you may have missed some of this week's best new …

Heroes will be able to play with villains in DC Universe Online

DC Universe Online is getting an update to allow Villains to team up with Heroes.<p>Announced via creative director Jens Andersen’s Twitter account, the …

15 best new Android apps and Android games from November 2014

Here we are ladies and gentlemen. The home stretch! We’re about into the final month of the year 2014 and that means it’s time to take a look back on the best Android apps and Android games released in November 2014.<p>Amazon Echo<p>[Price: Free]<br>First up is Amazon Echo and this is a pretty fun little …

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10 Android games worth paying for

Mobile devices might just be the next big frontier for video games. Sure, the free app charts on Google Play might still be dominated by casual games …

30 best Android apps and games this week

It’s time for our latest roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, this time from the last two weeks’ worth of releases on the Google Play store.<p>As ever, the prices provided in brackets are for the initial download only: when an app uses in-app purchases, this will be listed as (Free …

This week’s games news

Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare | Football Manager 2015 | The Wolf Among Us | Planes: Fire & Rescue<p>After announcing less-depressing-than-usual financial results, Nintendo revealed its first non-gaming product. Branded as a “quality of life” device, it’s designed to sit next to your bed while you …

this is how a smartphone could turn into a tablet

Current implementations of flexible displays are underwhelming. Devices like the Galaxy Round, LG G Flex, and even the new Note Edge are interesting, but they’re not the exciting new form factors that companies developing flexible displays have been promising.<p>For now, behold the tri-foldable …

10 of the Best Android Apps From October 2014

From maps to micro-investments, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in October. Here we present you with our selection of some of the best newcomers from the past month.<p>HERE Maps<p>Nokia’s HERE maps is one of the four major global online mapping services, alongside Google, TomTom and …

20 best Android apps and games this week

It’s time for our latest roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, this time from the last two weeks’ worth of releases on the Google Play store.<p>As ever, the prices provided in brackets are for the initial download only: when an app uses in-app purchases, this will be listed as (Free …

10 Apps That Will Help You Sleep Better

We've all heard it before — the general rule of thumb is that a good night's sleep consists of about seven to eight hours. But with late-night work, …