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Sending Money With Gmail Is Live, You Just Need To Be Invited - Here's How (US Only)

A few days ago Google announced this crazy new feature that allows you to attach <i>actual</i> money to Gmail messages. We've discovered the feature is …

Amazon taking Madden NFL 25: Annivesary Edition preorders — bundled with NFL Sunday Ticket

Electronic Arts’ football franchise is celebrating its 25-year anniversary, and the publisher is teaming with Amazon to start offering preorders for a special version of the new game.<p>Exclusively at Amazon, players can start preordering the $100 Anniversary Edition. This version comes with bonuses …

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Galaxy Note 3 to feature a 6-inch AMOLED non-flexible display, report says

<i>Galaxy Note 2 (left) vs Galaxy S4 (right)</i><p>A report from a South Korean investment firm reveals that the third-generation Galaxy Note would pack a 6-inch AMOLED display, but that it won’t be a flexible one as certain rumors have recently said.<p>In a detailed note to investors (see PDF file at the …

HOW TO: Make raw vegan cashew cheese

One of the hardest things to give up when becoming vegan (or trying to eat less animal-based foods) is cheese. There are several yummy vegan cheese …

Want Healthier Tomatoes? Grow ‘Em With LEDs

Relatively easy to grow and extremely versatile, nothing gets you in touch with your inner farmer faster than a juicy red tomato plucked right from …

HOW TO: Make Fruit and Vegetable Infused Water in Mason Jars

Summer vacation is here -- and you know what that means -- you'll have children coming in and out all day long grabbing frozen treats and lots and …

Woods, Garcia, Lingmerth share lead at The Players

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — The final day of The Players Championship broke early as eight players finished their third round due to a storm delay during Saturday's play.<p>But there won't be a sequel to the Tiger Woods-Sergio Garcia pairing.<p>Garcia said that's a good thing.<p>"He's not my favorite guy to …

Finally, Google Has Come Up With A Predictable, Intuitive Sidebar Navigation Design - Now Please Add It To Everything [Update: Confirmed By Googlers!]

Article Contents<p>What exactly is the deal with slide-out sidebar navigation? Is it a standard Holo thing? Is it not? 3rd-party developers aren't …

Why I returned the Galaxy S4 – Galaxy Note 3 Fever

As an endless consumer of the latest mobile technology, I’m both privileged and cursed to experience the latest and greatest, generally before most people in the world get to. Ah, but before you start cursing me – please consider the affliction with which I am cursed. I have a confession to make.<p>As …

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“New Nexus 7” specs outed by analyst? Android 4.3, Snapdragon S4 Pro, and more

<i>Nexus 7 (2012 model) vs Nexus 10 (2012 model)</i><p>An analyst says that Google will unveil a second-generation Nexus 7 tablet at Google I/O next week sporting superior specs compared to its predecessor, while being equally affordable.<p><i>KGI Securities</i> analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has sent out a research note …

EasyAcc 12000mAh 4-Port External Battery Pack Is Just $40 On Amazon, With Refreshed Hardware After Customer Feedback

We're featuring this external battery charger for three reasons. One: it's a pretty neat piece of kit in its own right, with a huge 12000mAh capacity …

Ladies, Are You Smearing Toxic Metals On Your Lips Every Day?

A new study finds potentially harmful levels of heavy metals in commonly used lipsticks and glosses.<p>A new study from the University of California, Berkeley and the Oakland, Calif.-based nonprofit Asian Communities for Reproductive Justice might make us rethink sexy red lips. According to the paper …

2013 Invention Awards: Cardboard Bike

A $30 ride made of recycled packaging, bottles, and car parts.<p>One day in 2009, Israeli engineer Izhar Gafni sat in a quiet library designing a machine to extract seeds from pomegranates when his mind drifted to cycling, his favorite pastime. Gafni admired bikes made from sustainable bamboo, but …

FBI To Internet Providers: Spy For Us Or Face A $25,000 Fine

Existing wiretap law is almost 20 years old and doesn't capture the nuances of modern internet use. Here's how the FBI plans to get around it.<p>A new FBI proposal would compel internet communications companies to hand over information--or pay a fine.<p>Existing wiretap law is almost 20 years old and …

Would You Give This Company $250 For A Survivalist's E-Ink Android Tablet?

Earl is a new kind of tablet--designed specifically for use in the wild.<p>Android tablets are mostly dull; Asus, Samsung, Sony, and the rest are typically just pumping out versions of the same platform. Earl, from a startup called Sqigle (sic), is quite a bit different: it's designed top to bottom …

U.S. State Department Tells Defense Distributed To Take Down 3-D Printed Gun Plans

Defense Distributed, the Texas company that created the plans for the Liberator, a 3-D-printed gun, have received a letter to take the plans down from the internet, reports Betabeat. If you're wondering why the State Department is involved and not the ATF or the larger Justice Department, well, …

Backed With $1.4 Million, Plated Adds A Social Spin To Its Ready-To-Cook Meal Delivery Service

For the past several years, my New Year’s resolution has been some version of “cook more often” or “try a new recipe every week.” But it never really lasts. As much as I love the act of <i>actually</i> cooking, so much about it is a huge hassle — choosing a recipe, shopping for all the ingredients (and …

Microsoft reportedly trying to buy Nook ebook ecosystem for $1 billion

<i>TechCrunch</i> is reporting that Microsoft is trying to buy the Nook ebook and device ecosystem — for $1 billion. According to documents <i>TechCrunch</i> has obtained, Redmond hopes to buy the digital assets of Nook Media LLC; that's the Barnes & Noble subsidiary behind the ebook business, as well as the Nook …

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The Earl rugged Android tablet bring a flexible 6-inch E-Ink display to harsh environments

There are plenty of rugged devices which can survive in harsh conditions and vouch to bring intelligent functionalities at the same time. While we had our share of tough Android slates over the time, we hardly saw a product that stands above the crowd. Usually, manufacturers base their designs on a …

Samsung SideSync feature demoed in official video

Samsung SideSync has been recently announced by the company, as part of the experience its Windows 8 devices offer, now reunited under the ATIV brand.<p>Now, a new video has been posted online by the company, detailing what Samsung SideSync actually does and how it can help you, provided you own one …

Why are carriers turning away from the iPhone?

Apple, the company that really created the modern mobile technology market, is slowly becoming less relevant in it. Some of that has a lot to do with users, who find much more tangible benefit to an Android device. Another aspect of their slide are calculated business tactics that are beginning to …

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active and Samsung Zest coming to AT&T, new report says

A new rumor says that Samsung’s rugged Galaxy S4 version will hit AT&T stores in the future alongside another new Samsung smartphone reportedly called “Zest.”<p>The information comes from <i>@evleaks</i>, a Twitter account known for the various details and images provided about mobile devices ahead of their …

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The best Android phones of 2013

In the past 12 months, we’ve seen oversized phones (don’t call them phablets) rise to dominance and pretty much becoming the face of the Android smartphone market. Gone are the days of phones with modest 3.5-inch screens, dual-core processors, and limited wireless features. Nowadays, you’ll be …

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