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YouTube is stepping up its war on ad blockers by forcing some people to watch ads whether they like it or not

As NeoWin reports, if the Google-owned video site detects that someone using the Google Chrome web browser is also using AdBlock Plus (or any other ad-blocking software), it removes the option to skip the pre-roll adverts that sometimes precede videos.<p>While normal viewers typically get the option …

Google Nexus 5x: Preorder date reportedly set for mid-October

Google’s upcoming new Nexus devices, including a new LG Nexus 5 handset that goes by the name of Nexus 5X and a Huawei-made phablet called the Nexus …

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge Confirmed to Receive Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update Early Next Year!

Since Google has recently unveiled that their latest software update Android M stands for Marshmallow, Android users can’t wait to get hold of the …

Apple Loop: Apple Overtakes Samsung, Replaces AT&T, iPad Pro Delayed, Doubles iPhone RAM

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers Apple’s success in smartphone sales, replacing AT&T in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Android Wear on iOS, a potential MacBook Air announcement, doubling the available memory in the next iPhone, iPad Pro …

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True Life: I'm afraid the iPhone 6S will be too big for my tiny hands

As a technology journalist and a longtime Apple user, many people ask me what is on my iPhone 6S wish list. But considering the event is mere days away and we won’t have much longer to speculate, my wish list is turning into more of a bare necessity.<p>You see, I have super-small hands. Not …

Mobile Technology

How Apple Will Undermine The Samsung Galaxy S6

As the world’s press departed for Barcelona and Mobile World Congress, Apple invited many of them to its presentation on March 9th. Widely expected to be for the Apple Watch, not only does it keep the release of information under Apple’s control but it also weakens the PR around devices announced …

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Samsung Galaxy S6 (and GS6 edge) vs. iPhone 6

As recently as a year ago, iPhone vs. Galaxy showdowns required you to choose between premium builds and big screens. But now that the iPhone has a …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Vs Apple iPhone 6: Real-World Speed Comparison

Whenever a new flagship smartphone is announced the inevitable questions start to crop up about how fast it is, especially when compared with …

Samsung Galaxy S6 And Galaxy S6 Edge: Best And Worst Features

As the dust begins to settle on two hugely exciting yet potentially infuriating devices, one thing is abundantly clear: both the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge will greatly divide opinion.<p>So here is my personal breakdown of what are the best and worst things about Samsung’s new flagship</b> …

Phones

Galaxy S5 Lollipop update now rolling out to Canadians

Canadian owners of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 will be pleased to note their time has come for a Lollipop update. The Android 5.0 software has started to …

Samsung Outguns Apple As Galaxy S6 Trounces iPhone 6

Well this sets the cats among the pigeons. Prior to its launch on Sunday, leaks appeared proclaiming the jaw dropping performance of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. Now the phones have been officially announced we have the first formal figures, and they’re also hugely impressive.<p>German site …

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Samsung to offer 22 premium apps as 'digital gifts' to S6 and S6 edge users

Just after Samsung announced the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, Fleksy announced that users of either phone would get a free Fleksy keyboard via …

Apple Reportedly Delays 12.9″ iPad Production Until September: Bloomberg

<i>iPad Pro concept from Curved</i><p>A new report from <i>Bloomberg</i> citing unnamed sources claims Apple “will delay the start of manufacturing for a …

LG prepping completely new UX for the G4 and a new phone outside of G-series

When the first Samsung Galaxy S6 rumours started doing the rounds, we were promised something very different. Samsung was apparently starting from …

BlackBerry Leap Hands-on

We’re here in Barcelona testing the new BlackBerry Leap (that’s not the only reason we’re here, but we’re pretty excited nonetheless), and have come …

Nvidia's latest SHIELD is powered by Android TV and offers 4K streaming

Over the last couple of years, Nvidia has given us two devices under its SHIELD brand that are distinctly different. The first was a game controller …

Google Now lets you toggle WiFi, Bluetooth and flashlight with your voice

Google’s intelligent personal assistant has been helping us set alarms, take notes, perform searches and call mom for a very long time, but with …

Google will unveil child-friendly YouTube app on February 23rd

My 4-year old boy can flawlessly work a tablet to access YouTube. He touches the screen, taps the microphone icon and searches for garbage trucks — …

New Samsung Galaxy S6 teaser says the "borders will disappear" and "metals will flow"

If there’s one thing that Samsung’s marketing team does incredibly well, it’s the ability to unload a plethora of teasers for upcoming products. The …

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