Chris Lopez

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LockInfo8 brings a unified notification experience to the Lock screen

<b>LockInfo8</b>, like the previous seven releases in the series, is a Lock screen tweak that provides you with a plethora of pertinent information about …

iPicar: hide specific Messages conversations when unlocking your iPhone

Have you ever had the desire to hide specific Messages app conversations? What about the ability to do so when unlocking your iPhone?<b>iPicar</b> is a …

iPhone

This tweak lets you customize your third-party notification sounds

iOS isn’t known for its ability to be customized, so it’s no surprise that you can’t change the sound for third-party notifications without a …

LithiumCard: The Wallet Sized HyperCharging Power Bank (iOS) | Cult of Mac Deals

<b>Description</b><p><i>Select Lightning or Micro-USB from the "device type" drop down in the upper right corner of this page</i><p>THE THINNEST HYPERCHARGER AROUND<p>The LithiumCard Portable HyperCharger has all the cables you need, generates the power of a wall charger, and at only <b>5 credit cards thick</b> it will fit in …

Powerbank

BBC News

"Wars between Hamas and Israel tend to finish with some sort of ceasefire. Neither side is ready for that yet." - Analysis from Jeremy Bowen, BBC …

Review: The Art of iPhone Photography Edited by Bob Weil and Nicki Fitz-Gerald

If you have ever wondered how those marvelous photographs from iPhone enthusiasts are captured, wonder no more: they weren’t captured, they were crafted. If you want to craft eye-catching photos yourself, then you will need to get a copy of <i>The Art of iPhone Photography</i>.<p>Bob Weil and Nicki …

PhotoProX for iPhone 5/5S: A Powerful Water & Drop Proof Photography Essential | Cult of Mac Deals

iPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY WITHOUT LIMITS<p>The PhotoProX maximizes the potential of your most trusted device. The iPhone is the most used camera in the world and now you can unlock all of its potential with a case that takes you (and your phone) to the limits. Now take your next adventure by the horns and …

LA Weekly

The San Fernando Valley, where The Karate Kid was primarily filmed, practically became a character in the movie. Here's a look at some of the film's …

NPR

Back in 2007, NPR reported on the Shiite-Sunni split that was contributing to conflicts in many parts of the Muslim world, including Iraq. In light …

Nyne Bass portable Bluetooth speaker plays and shares your music like a boss

Having a day out or a night in with friends who all want to DJ a song or two? The magnificent new Nyne Bass pairs with mobile devices faster than you can say NFC-Bluetooth and lets everyone share their songs instantly — and clear. And loud.<p>The Bass is aptly named, with tons of low end balanced by …

iStick Let’s You Stream Ryan Gosling Vids on Your Phone Sans WiFi

It’s no secret that we love our phones. We decorate them, make them more techy and we even try to control power tools with them. But they aren’t without their pitfalls. The biggest problem most of us face? Free space. Sure, you can store your files in a cloud but c’mon. Clouds can disappear or get …

Washington Post

Scientists find meaning in the seemingly random gestures displayed by dogs at play.

I tried split-screen multitasking on the iPad, and here’s what I discovered

Eddie Bravo on Twitter: "The epic 5 hour EBR with Joe Rogan is up on iTunes & Stitcher & YouTube Lots of Metamoris talk plus tower7 too lol :-)"

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Russia warns of civil war if Ukraine uses force to quell eastern revolts

Russia warned Tuesday that any use of force in Ukraine's eastern region could lead to civil war, as Kiev seeks to regain control after pro-Moscow uprisings in three cities.<p>Pro-Russian protesters seized government buildings in the cities of Donetsk, Luhansk and Kharkiv on Sunday. Declaring a …

New Bel-Air mansion reflects resurgence of behemoth L.A. homes

Nearing completion after five years of construction in the hills of Bel-Air, Chateau des Fleurs looms like some super-sized Hollywood notion of dynastic France.<p>From the street, the two-story mansion on three acres — where Stone Canyon and Bellagio roads converge south of the Hotel Bel-Air, across …

Snaptee: Design Your Own T-Shirt From Your Smartphone

Snaptee, a cool Hong Kong-based company that lets customers create their own t-shirts on the fly, has launched an Android app to accompany its four-month old iOS app.<p>The startup is on “a mission to make t-­shirt design accessible to everyone,” and that’s exactly what its mobile apps do. You can …

UE Boom Mini – Tiny Speakers, Huge Sound, Colorful Look [Review]

Gear & Gadgets

Earskinz Are An Almost Essential Accessory For Your Apple EarPods [Review]

<b>EarSkinz</b> byEarSkinz <b><br>Category:</b> Headphone accessories <b><br>Works With:</b>Apple Earbuds and EarPods <b><br>Price:</b> $11<p>When our own Rob LeFevre reviewed the Earskins, he was surprised to find them to be an “essential accessory” for his EarPods. I decided to give them a go too. And guess what? They really are essential: I …

Consumer Tech

E-Ink Smartphone Flip Covers Are a Wonderful Idea

Despite being relatively primitive devices compared to the phones and tablets we all carry, the strength of e-ink displays have kept dedicated …

The Last USB Sync Cable You May Ever Need

With connections for microUSB, Apple's old Dock Connector, and its new Lightning option, the CrossLink cable by Id America can sync or charge pretty …

Tiny Earshot Speakers Punch Above Their Weight [Review]

<b>Earshots</b> byKubxlab <b><br>Category:</b> Speakers <b><br>Works With:</b>Anything <b><br>Price:</b> $50<p>It’s hard to exaggerate the effect that stereo has on sound. Sure, it gives you different sounds from the left and right speakers, positioning the musical instruments or the on-screen action in 3-D space, but it also opens up the …

iPhone 5

Chopstick Straws (YEP) Will Change How You Eat Ramen Forever

Tradition or not, slurping soup broth directly from a bowl can be an awkward experience, if only because you often end up with it dripping down your …

The Human Powered Toy Helicopter That Never Needs Charging

They're undeniably fun, but all remote control toys—particularly those that fly—have one very unfortunate downside in common: they all run out of …

Expand Your Music Library Forever | Cult of Mac Deals

<b>Description</b><p>THE GOODS<p>Love Spotify, Pandora, and SoundCloud, but hate the fact you need an internet connection to enjoy them? Fearless musical explorers rejoice, now you can *get any song* you hear on a streaming music service *downloaded straight to your computer* in 1 to 1 quality. Audio Record Pro …

Landing Zone Dock Turns A MacBook Air Into A Mini Mac Pro [Review]

<b>Landing Zone</b> byLanding Zone <b><br>Category:</b> MacBook Docks <b><br>Works With:</b>MacBook Air 13-inch <b><br>Price:</b> $200<p>My 13-inch MacBook Air is a fantastic portable computer – fast, light, crazy battery life and with a “bigger” screen than my old 13-inch aluminum MacBook[1]. But as a desktop computer it sucks: only two USB …

Topsy lets you search tweets from 2006, look up old cringeworthy posts

Next time you're feeling nostalgic and want to peruse old Twitter posts -- such as in 2006, when Pluto was demoted to dwarf planet status -- you might want to pay Topsy a visit. The social search engine, which could previously look for posts up until 2010, has expanded its archives to include …

Oyster Launches Netflix For Books

More and more we are transforming into a society of subscribers. Netflix gives us endless, on demand movies and TV. Spotify does the same trick for music. And even though libraries have done this for books, for free, for more than a century, so far there hasn’t been a digital, all you can eat …