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State Fair of Texas

Howdy folks!<br>Welcome to the<br>State Fair of Texas.<p>Update<p>State Fair Contributes $4 Million to the City of Dallas for Fair Park<p>Update<p>Get Creative Texas! …

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to reject 2nd Amendment claim by men who lost gun rights over nonviolent crimes

Trump administration lawyers are urging the Supreme Court to reject a 2nd Amendment claim that would restore the right to own a gun for two Pennsylvania men who were convicted more than 20 years ago of nonviolent crimes.<p>The case of Sessions vs. Binderup puts the new administration in a potentially …

Gun Rights

Pictures of the Week 1.12.17

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iPhone wireless charging reports continue as rumored supplier sees share price surge

Rumors that this year’s iPhone will support long-range wireless charging continue, with a Chinese report suggesting that a Taiwanese supplier has signed a component contract with Apple. The Chinese-language Commercial Times report was cited by <i>Digitimes</i>.<p>Lite-On Semi has reportedly obtained half of …

Mobile Technology

New Google Debit Card Draws Funds from Your Virtual Wallet

Google will release a prepaid debit card for use in stores and at ATM machines, the company announced Wednesday.<p>The Google Wallet Card will be tied …

Keep Safe photo vault app review: hide photos and lock videos

Introduction<p>I'm not here to judge you about what you do with the camera on your iPhone, as that's none of my business, but if you have some photos …

Apps

iMovie for Mac update enables installation on some older systems, fixes reliability issues

Apple has released a small update to iMovie for Mac today which allows the app to be installed on some older Macs. The change log doesn’t specify which machines are included, stating only that “computers with some older video cards” can now run the latest version of the video-editing software.<p>The …

Tweetbot For Mac Surfs The Waves Of OS X Mavericks In Latest Update

• Fixed the issue where you'd see 'Please enable wifi' when fetching your location while composing a tweet<br>• Fixed the issue where searching your …

Authy Now Lets You Use Its Two-Factor Authentication System On Multiple Devices

Two-factor authentication is one of the most effective ways to keep your accounts safe, but it also means that if you ever lose your phone and don’t have access to a backup code, you won’t be able to read your email or sign in to your WordPress blog. Authy, a startup that focused on making …

Quip, The Mobile-First Word Processing App, Now Imports From Microsoft Word, Google Drive, Evernote, Dropbox

Quip, a new word processing app with an impressive pedigree (co-created by ex-Facebook CTO Bret Taylor and the father of Google Apps Engine, Kevin Gibbs), has seen hundreds of thousands of documents created, and millions of messages generated, since its launch in July of this year. Today, Quip is …

The best postcard apps for iPad

With the advent of technology, many readers may see postcards as obsolete. However, by using the following apps, you can retain the classic charm of …

Apps

SkyDrive for iPhone adds automatic camera uploads

Microsoft is releasing a significant update to its SkyDrive iOS app today. iPhone users will now be able to automatically upload camera photos straight to Microsoft’s SkyDrive cloud storage. The same functionality had previously been reserved for users of Windows Phone, but Microsoft is expanding …

Gmail for iPad Updated & Looks Great

The <b>Gmail iPad app</b> was updated last week, to Version 2.7182. As you can clearly tell from the version number it’s quite a nice update for Gmail on the iPad. It brings a ‘visual update’ for iOS 7 and a handful of cool new features.<p>In landscape mode there’s a handy new navigation bar that lets you …

Updated Weather Underground App Features New Design, Crowdsourced Data And More

With a big winter storm hitting a large swath of the United States, the Weather Underground app for the iPhone has just received a timely update to …

Opera Browser updated with new look for Tablets

Opera has spent 2013 revamping their entire mobile browser interface. Earlier this year, we reviewed all the big changes to Opera Browser. With their latest big update, there is now a brand new Opera tablet UI that optimizes the look and feel for tablets. If you’d rather watch than read, check out …

Dropbox 3.0 Features iOS 7 Redesign, Streamlined Sharing And Other Improvements

Dropbox for iOS has just been updated to version 3.0. As it happens, Dropbox 3.0 is the long-awaited iOS 7 update to the eponymous file hosting …

20 best new iPhone and iPad apps and games this week

It's time for our weekly roundup of brand new and notable apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices. It covers apps and games, with the prices referring to the initial download: so (free) may mean (freemium) in some cases.<p>There's a separate roundup for Android apps, which was published earlier …

Raspberry Pi hack creates a smart TV from a not-so-bright set

Many of us only wish we could upgrade our less-than-smart TVs. Carnivore at <i>DroidBuild</i>, however, has taken matters into his own hands -- he recently finished installing a Raspberry Pi-based media center into his own 40-inch Hisense screen. The hack replaces the TV's built-in speaker with a Raspbmc …

Google+ for iOS updated with full-resolution photo backups, design tweaks, and more

Google has updated its Google+ app for iOS with a few new tweaks. Version 4.6 of the social networking application introduces full-quality photo backups for iOS 7 users, a few design tweaks in the notifications screen, and the ability to share your location with friends (similar to Apple’s own Find …

Apple starts adding missing features back to its iWork productivity suite

Shortly after new versions of its iWork productivity suite removed popular features, Apple promised it would quickly add them back. This week the company released updates for Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for both iOS and the Mac. You may once again customize the toolbar in Pages and Numbers, in a …

Google Wallet lets you capture credit card info with your smartphone camera

The contents of your wallet are under attack. Earlier this month Coin swept in threatening to eliminate the need for all of your beloved non-cash payment methods and now Google Wallet is making it even easier to capture your plastic with its latest Android update. Along with the introduction of its …

Keynote iPad App Updated – New Transitions & Builds

The <b>Keynote iPad app</b> was updated yesterday, to Version 2.0.1. Keynote is part of the iWork suite for iOS and is a superb app for creating and working with presentations. I think it’s one of the very best iPad apps in any category and selected it as one of our Best iPad Apps of 2012.<p>This update adds …

Travel Startup Triptrotting Relaunches As Wist, A Local Recommendations App For iPhone

Travel startup Triptrotting is relaunching today on mobile as Wist, an app that gives you the top five personalized suggestions for dining and drink in any given neighborhood or city, based on your likes, plus friends’ and locals’ recommendations. The app is debuting with support for Miami only, …

Personal Assistant App Donna Goes 2.0 With Location And ETA Sharing Plus More

Donna, the personal assistant app designed to help you manage your day more easily, has just been redesigned for iOS 7. At the same time, it has been …

Best iPad App of the Week: Boxer for Gmail, Outlook, Exchange and More

Who doesn’t like great iPad apps? At iPad Insight we definitely do. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent iPad app, or a few great iPad apps, here each week.<p>Our weekly picks for Best iPad App of the Week are published here every Saturday. Check out all our picks via the link …