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10 best education apps for Android

Mobile technology is an amazing thing. It’s one of the most revolutionary productivity tools of all time, but it doesn’t end there. You can use your smartphones and tablets to help teach yourself new skills and learn new things. Here are the best education apps for Android!<p>Coursera<p>Price: Free app …

Apps

Internaut day: The world's first public website went online 25 years ago today

On this day 25 years ago the world's first website went live to the public. The site, created by Sir Tim Berners-Lee, was a basic text page with hyperlinked words that connected to other pages.<p>Berners-Lee used the public launch to outline his plan for the service, which would come to dominate life …

Tim Berners Lee

World's largest aircraft leaves hangar for first time ahead of maiden flight

As compliments go, being compared with a giant, gas-filled 300ft long, 143ft-wide ‘flying bum’ cannot rank highly on most women’s wish lists.<p>But as the airship Martha Gwyn inched its way out of an enormous green hangar for the first time, the soubriquet seemed anything but blimpish.<p>Named after the …

Aviation

Walmart is buying Jet.com for $3 billion

Walmart Stores is buying Jet.com in a deal worth $3 billion dollars according to a source with direct knowledge of the deal, confirming reports that have been pouring in about the bid for Jet.com all week.<p>According to our source the signatures for the deal were dry on Friday and will be announced …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1.</b><b>Airbnb is raising a massive new round of funding that values the company at $30 billion.</b> That makes it the second-most-valuable US tech startup after Uber, which investors have valued around $68 billion.<p>2. <b>The head of Bloomberg's $150 million venture capital fund explained the formula for finding</b> …

Google’s latest commercial for Google Photos shows off just how useful the service can be [Video]

We all take a lot of pictures and videos on our smartphones and unfortunately, they take up a lot of memory. After a few months on a new phone, odds are you’ll be running low on storage, and there’s no worse way to discover that than when you’re taking a picture or video. The “storage is full” …

Android News

Studies show people use only 5 apps on their smartphones

It’s a bit alarming to think that there are millions (yes, millions) of apps available for iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows phone, and others, according to this smartphone study. Yet the same study found that smartphone users spend about 80 percent of their time on just five apps.<p>It will come as …

Apps

Android bug fear in 900 million phones

<b>Serious security flaws that could give attackers complete access to a phone's data have been found in software used on tens of millions of Android devices.</b><p>The bugs were uncovered by Checkpoint researchers looking at software running on chipsets made by US firm Qualcomm.<p>Qualcomm processors are found …

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