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Looking at the future of mobile gaming with Samsung's new Gear VR

If you just got yourself a Samsung Galaxy S6 (or its curvier sibling, the S6 Edge) and you happen to be a fan of VR, well good news: the latest Gear VR for the Galaxy S6 is now officially on sale. It's still in limited rollout but it should be in your local Best Buy starting today for around $199, …

Virtual Reality

Nintendo's first of many mobile games is coming this year

Nintendo has revealed some new details about its plan to develop mobile games. Most notably, its first smartphone title will come out later this year, and it's hoping to release four more before March 2017. That might sound fairly conservative -- five apps in just under two years isn't a …

New study reveals most popular drugs at American music festivals

North American rock festivals remain a hotbed for drug use, as a study from DrugAbuse.com has revealed. The website collated over three million …

Miley Cyrus: Not All of My Relationships Have Been 'Straight, Heterosexual' Ones

Miley Cyrus doesn’t like labels.<p>In an interview with the AP, the “We Can’t Stop” singer said that not all of her previous relationships have been …

11 reasons why you should never live in Texas

1. You like paying taxes.<p>Although “taxes” is an obvious anagram of Texas, there are no state taxes here! Giving your hard-earned money away is so …

The Time to Think About the 3D-Printed Future Is Now

3-D printing, or additive manufacturing, is likely to revolutionize business in the next several years. Often dismissed in the popular mindset as a tool for home-based “makers” of toys and trinkets, the technology is gaining momentum in large-scale industry. Already it has moved well beyond …

Quit Saying 'I'm Just Not a Math Person'

It started with a fairly simple problem. The class of elementary education majors were looking at energy and efficiency. This course is specifically …

Snapshot of a Storm: Scientists Capture 1st 'Image' of Thunder

Lightning strikes Earth more than 4 million times every day, but the physics behind these electric bolts and their accompanying thunder is still …

Let’s just hope the iPhone never gets this good

Apple is constantly figuring out ways to make the iPhone better and better, with each new generation introducing new features, some more important …

Understanding 'Applications' settings on the Samsung Galaxy S6

Running a modern smartphone takes a little bit of maintenance, which is a bit unfortunate but not something that we can't handle in order to make the …

Denver's Airport Has Become the U.S. Airport By Which All Others Are Measured

Denver International Airport posted lower borrowing costs than most of its peers last year while generating higher returns, although it operates in a …

Dubai Is Building Hotels Faster Than Any Other City in the World Right Now

The Burj al Arab. The Jumeirah Beach Hotel. The palm island’s Atlantis. All unmistakably Dubai, the Persian Gulf emirate that turned itself into a …

Why can't America have high-speed trains?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Imagine being able to travel from New York to Los Angeles without having to step on a plane, yet be able to do so in a fraction of the time it would take to drive. On the surface, that tantalizing prospect took a step closer with the news last month that a Japanese maglev train had reached …

5 Worst Behaviors We've Seen on Planes

<i>(Photo: Thinkstock/iStock)</i><p>Flying's not exactly fun -- you're trapped in a small place with lots of strangers, after all -- but most people at least follow the social contract and keep to themselves. Then there are the inconsiderate few who throw niceties to the wind and do whatever they want, …

Eggs

What is a Toxic Leader?

Since 2006, I have interviewed hundreds of leaders and surveyed more than 6,000 employees about toxic leadership. Ultimately, I wrote my doctoral …

10 Tech Breakthroughs That Will Shape The Future

Nobody can tell us what the future will hold, that much is always true, but what we do know is that technology will help us get there and achieve our …

Samsung Galaxy S5

The Science of Why We Learn to Love Foods We Used to Hate

Not to be mean, but you’re a “benign masochist.” We all are to some extent. It’s a natural human trait, and it helps explain why we learn to love …

A Look at 7 Amazing Future Inventions

Posted By Arafat Bin Sultan on May 5, 2015 | 0 comments<p>Future is always advanced and promises something more amazing than we experience today. …

Fossil Fuels

5 best Android apps to transfer files from Android to PC and other ways too!

One of the more common things people need to do is transfer files from their mobile device or tablet to their desktop. Sometimes it’s a photo, sometimes it’s a song, and many other times it’s some sort of document, presentation, or other file that needs transferred. There are actually quite a few …

Apps

Project Fi invites begin to roll out as new Google Voice information surfaces

While Project Fi was just officially announced a few weeks ago, Google has finally begun sending out invites to join its new service, according to a lucky Reddit user. We’re still patiently waiting for our invites here at Android Authority, but lucky for us, the Reddit user took screenshots of the …

Android News

Best mobile games of April 2015 (pictures)

Emirates Is Planning a Bigger, Better First-Class Cabin

Emirates, the world’s biggest airline on international routes, said it’ll introduce a first-class cabin that allows more privacy at “commercially …

These programming skills will earn you the most money

If you want to provoke an argument among computer programmers, ask them to pick their favorite coding language or framework. But even more …

What Windows 10's future could look like with more Android

It goes without saying that Microsoft has revolutionized the world of computing, even though its former business partner, Apple, is the more talked …

Space Station Espresso Cups: Strong Coffee Yields Stronger Science – A Lab Aloft (International Space Station Research)

<i>In today’s A Lab Aloft, International Space Station researcher, Mark Weislogel, Ph.D., boils down why brews served in microgravity will percolate</i> …

Space

Xbox and PC games coming to Android, iOS devices via Microsoft

A new <i>Reuters</i> report reveals that Microsoft may be interested in bringing Xbox and PC titles to Android and iOS devices by the end of the year, although the article isn’t revealing that many details.<p>According to Nikkei, Microsoft will partner up with Japanese smartphone game maker Klab to launch …

‘Thousands’ Of Apps Coming To Xbox One After Windows 10 Is Released

Advertising<p>Windows 10 is expected to start rolling out this summer and it will arrive on all of the different supported platforms on its own time. …