William Isak Nygård

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YouTube tips we bet you didn't know

Want a faster way to find the content you're seeking in a YouTube video? Or maybe you just need a shortcut to the mute option? You'll wish you knew these shortcuts all along.<p>It's easy to spend hours watching YouTube videos about, well, pretty much anything. Using your mouse to adjust a setting …

Keyboard Shortcuts

Re/wind: Uber Exec Says Really Dumb Thing, Snapchatting Money and More

Plus the latest Apple news and Barbie's latest bungle.<p>Hi there!<p>If you missed some news from this week, don’t sweat it — here are the headlines that powered <b>Re/code</b>:<p>On Monday night, BuzzFeed reported that Uber executive Emil Michael floated the idea of hiring a team of researchers to investigate the …

Jolla’s Open Source iPad Alternative Raises More Than $1M In Two Days’ Crowdfunding

Late last week Finnish mobile startup Jolla launched a crowdfunding campaign for a tablet running its open source Sailfish OS*, smashing past its initial funding goal of $380,000 in a couple of hours. It has since pushed past the $1 million mark, with around $1.18M now pledged from more than 7,370 …

How one Chrome setting alters the Android 5.0 user experience

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Kevin C. Tofel / Gigaom<p>Did you notice the three software buttons in Android 5.0 Lollipop yet? Prior versions of …

Top tips for new app developers: Here’s what you need to know

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Startup Stock Photos<p>The mobile applications landscape has evolved faster than anyone anticipated. According to Markets …

Sony's pulled PS Vita ad is embarrassing for everyone

The Remote Play feature the PS4 shares with the PS Vita and Xperia Z series smartphones is a fun, if imperfect, little addition to the hardware's capabilities, especially when your TV needs some freeing up. We're glad it exists. But one of Sony's latest ads playing up the feature misses the mark by …

Whatever happens to Google Glass, it's been a boon to smart glasses

Wearable technology took a hit this past week after many began proclaiming the apparent demise of Google Glass. Once the "hot new thing," Glass has …

Apps

iPhone 6/6 Plus Case of the Week: The Powerful by Love Mei. [Updated]

It's that time of year again. Right after a new iPhone comes out there is the inevitable deluge of great cases to protect your new investment. This happens with every iPhone release, but perhaps never more markedly than with the introduction of the completely new form factors of the iPhone 6 and 6 …

Phones

Google’s Nexus 6 Might Be Too Big For Right Now, But Right-Sized For The Future

As Greg Kumparak noted in the TechCrunch review of the Nexus 6, the phone is very large. Too large, in fact, for most humans. Back when it was just a rumor that Google would be picking Motorola to provide the Nexus 6 hardware, and that it would indeed be a monster with a 6-inch display, I lamented …

Google Maps offers more info about destinations and alternate routes

Earlier this month, Google Maps for Android received the requisite Material Design update and tacked on in-app restaurant reservations for good measure (in the US). A new version is rolling out, and with it comes some handy features to lend a hand with those navigation needs. The app will display …

It's Time To Treat Push Notifications As Sacred

<i>This post was originally published on my Medium blog.</i><p>Once, many years ago, when you purchased your first smartphone, you joined the always-online revolution. Gone were the days of status messages like “afk” or “brb” — no, you, humble smartphone owner, are now a part of the hyper-connected world in …

Microsoft's Black Friday Xbox One Deals Will Blow You Away

Microsoft is slashing the price of its Xbox One gaming console by $50 price and offering further discounts for select game titles for the Black …

Black Friday

SnapJet lets you print your smartphone snaps as Polaroids

A new device seeking funding on Kickstarter uses Polaroid technology to let you wirelessly print photos from your smartphone.<p>An Impossible Lab challenger has appeared to let you print Polaroid-style photos directly from your smartphone. The SnapJet -- seeking funding on Kickstarter -- uses no apps …

Mobile Photography