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Yes, the Moto 360 does work with the iPhone

As long as the Moto 360 has the latest version of Android Wear, it just works<p>Today, Google revealed that its Android Wear platform will now work with the iPhone, a big step for the nascent wearables world. However, that step doesn't come without a few caveats, namely that it only applies to new …

Report: A major change in YouTube is about to arrive, with paywall in-tow

YouTube is firmly embedded in the internet culture as a type of defacto new television network. With over a billion subscribers, the Google-owned website is host to an untold amount of user generated content as well as more professional projects, and even major movie and music features. The media …

Internet

LG’s new Nexus phone might arrive next month

Nexus devices typically launch in November, a time that coincides with the release of a new version of Android. This year, however, the wait may not …

Google begins advertising home services in search results

Google is starting to make it easier to find plumbers, locksmiths, cleaners, and other home service workers. It's rolling out a new type of search ad today that'll place listings for these services at the top of relevant search result pages, although only around the San Francisco Bay Area for now. …

Google updates mobile app search design

Google is updating how searching for apps on mobile will look. If you search for virtually any app and add the word “app”, at the end, you will get …

These could be the specifications for the new LG Nexus 5

We have seen plenty of leaked images of the highly anticipated LG Nexus, but hardware specifications have been much harder to come by. Until today that is, as a leaked hardware table from a prototype handset has shown up to give us a look at what might be powering the smartphone.<p>A lot of the table …

Amazon offers up “actually free” apps and games with its new Underground app

Shutterstock<p>Amazon has been trying to boost its Appstore installs for some time now. The company has consistently given away tons of paid apps and games for free through various promotions and the popular Free App of the Day program. But now the company is putting the kibosh on giving away one free …

Apps

How to make your Android device safer for your kids

Shutterstock<p>Smartphones and tablets (especially of the Android variety) are some of the best forms of education and entertainment kids have nowadays. Whether your child is learning through an educational YouTube video, application or simply playing a kid-friendly game, our mobile devices work …

Apps

[Deal Alert] Anker's 25W 5-Port USB Charging Station Is Down To Only $12 On Amazon

The Anker 5-port USB charger is a way to take that cluster of chargers that's turning the power strip behind your sofa into a fire hazard and …

Facebook Unveils M, A Virtual Assistant Inside Messenger That's Partly People Powered

Facebook is getting in on the digital assistant game currently occupied by the likes of Google Now, Apple's Siri, and Microsoft's Cortana. But the …

[Deal Alert] Amazon Fire Phone's Price Continues To Drop, Now Only $130 With A Year Of Prime

When Amazon launched the Fire Phone, it wasn't a top-of-the-line device. It did, however, come with a $650 price tag. When the handset immediately …

YouTube Gaming is now available

Google officially launched YouTube Gaming today, a new service for easy live-streaming games while chatting with your friends simultaneously. The app …

Add Google Cast to your Fire TV with an $8 app

Buyers remorse can be a terrible thing as you always wonder if you'd have been better off picking the other device when stood in the aisle at Best Buy. Thankfully if you've got $7.99 lying around and kinda regret grabbing Amazon's Fire TV, then help is at hand thanks to YouMap. The app enables you …

Get Ready For The New Nexus Phones

If you like your Nexus 5 but it’s starting to feel old, rejoice! It looks like Google is teaming up with not one but two Android OEMs to manufacture the next Nexus phones. Huawei is working on a Nexus 6 phablet replacement, while LG is taking care of a smaller Nexus 5-style device.<p>The leaks come …

Save your battery with iOS 9’s Low Power Mode

iOS 9 brings a bunch of battery-boosting features, most of which work right out of the box. But there’s one battery-saving feature you’ll have to enable yourself.<p>Called Low Power Mode, this new feature should prove super-useful when you need to eke out just a bit more time with your device — …

Apple Recalling Small Number of Third-Generation Apple TVs Due to Faulty Part

Apple yesterday began contacting some customers who recently purchased third-generation Apple TVs, informing them that their devices had shipped with an unspecified faulty part and offering an exchange for a brand-new unit shipped from the company.<p>Unlike some other repair or recall programs, Apple …

Apple is testing iPhone 6s and 6s Plus — but no iPhone 6c

Looking at web logs to see which iPhones are currently being tested, a prominent mobile marketing company says there is evidence for the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus — but no iPhone 6c.<p>Rumors about a 4-inch, low-cost iPhone 6c have been ramping up as of late, with recent reports claiming that it has been …

Mobile Technology

There’s finally an upcoming iPad upgrade worth getting excited about

It’s been a long time coming, but it finally seems appears that the iPad mini will be getting some long-deserved and welcome upgrades. A new report …

Repeat: Don't buy a Galaxy S3 in 2015

It's the dawn of a new era for Android smartphones. We have an influx of phones between $200 and $400 that aren't awful to use. But they're also not …

T-Mobile

Samsung’s Galaxy S7 might come with a Snapdragon 820 SoC

According to a new report, Samsung has already initiated development of its upcoming flagship smartphone of 2016, the Galaxy S7. The handset has been …

Leak details new Galaxy S6 Edge Plus software features

The launch of Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge Plus smartphones isn’t far away now, so it’s not surprising to see a few more last minute leaks. This time, sources have managed to get their hands on some details about the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus’ software. More specifically, the new features that …

Phones

How Google's new CEO plans to lead the company

Sundar Pichai has been overseeing Google's core businesses for months<p>Sundar Pichai has just been named CEO of Google, with company co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin now focusing their time on the just-announced Alphabet. "Sundar has been saying the things I would have said (and sometimes …

LG to implement monthly security update policy

Joining a list of companies shaken by the Stagefright vulnerability on Android, LG has announced they will be implementing a new policy to issue …

Teenage boys and girls don't use social media in the same way

According to a new study by the Pew Research Center, technology and social media are more integral to teenagers’ social lives than ever. The …

Apple brings AT&T, Sprint Wi-Fi calling to iOS 9

Apple released a new beta version of its iOS 9 mobile operating system to developers today, and, among other things, it includes support for Wi-Fi calling from AT&T and Sprint.<p>Cellular carriers are interested in allowing subscribers to make calls via Wi-Fi because it takes some pressure off …

Wi-Fi

Dr. Dre’s 1st album in 15 years streams on Apple Music tonight, proceeds from album go to Compton charity

<b>Update</b>: The stream is now live, an hour early.<p>Earlier this week, Dr. Dre announced that his first new album in 15 years while hosting his show on Apple Music’s Beats 1 station. While the album has been available for preorder since then, it will be available to stream for free on Apple Music later …

Apple Music

Apple expands 2015 Back to School deal of free Beats Solo2 headphones to online purchases, additional countries

Apple last month kicked off its annual Back to School promotion, announcing that it is giving away a free pair of Beats Solo 2 headphones with the purchase of any eligible Mac. At the time, however, the promo was limited to Apple retail stores, with the promise of the deal coming later on to …

Headphones

Motorola Moto G 2015 review

Buy now from Amazon<p>Motorola calls it the Moto G (3rd Generation), but we know it as the Moto G 2015. Whatever you call it, Motorola’s latest entry-level smartphone bumps up the features but keeps the affordable price tag. From additional durability to a more premium design, this year’s Moto G …

Mobile Technology