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Android Auto Will Soon Be Available To Everyone Via A Standalone App

Google is planning to release a standalone Android Auto app later this year, which will allow users to take advantage of what the platform has to …

Barclays Debuts Tap and Pay For Android Phones

Barclays will be adding the ability for its users to “tap and pay” with their Android phones, potentially allowing its bank users to pay at 400,000 …

While you wait for Google to bring Gboard to Android, try Slash, it does the same things.

Yesterday Google released Gboard for iOS, a smart keyboard that integrates search, GIFs, and emoji, on top of all the great features we know and love from Google’s Android keyboard.<p>A lot of people are miffed that Google brought this great new functionality to iOS first. Perhaps rightfully so, they …

Android News

WhatsApp now has a desktop app for Windows and Mac

Though we’ve openly questioned whether or not it was even worth using, WhatsApp now has a desktop app.<p>Available for both Windows and Mac, the WhatsApp desktop client is native for both platforms, and offers features like keyboard shortcuts. It will be familiar to those who’ve used WhatsApp on the …

Poweramp for Android brings new features for audiophiles

Although it isn’t the prettiest or most frequently updated local audio player app, many discerning music lovers are loyal to Poweramp because of its extensive feature set.<p>Today, its developer has released an alpha preview of version 3 that’s worth a try if you want complete control over how your …

A major security flaw is letting hackers attack companies just by sending an email

Ars Technica reports that the vulnerability was unearthed by members of Google's Project Zero security research team. Google privately reported it to FireEye so it could fix the issue before the details were made public.<p>FireEye's products are essentially special computer hardware dedicated to …

Information Security

How to talk to anyone: the experts' guide

Handle awkward date silences, end a conversation with a stranger – plus chat to your children, your parents and your boss. Our panel shares their secrets<p>Children often don’t have the words to say what they’re feeling, and they don’t always understand what we’re looking for when we ask them …

Tumors

Turing’s ‘Dark Wyvern’ up for preoder, comes with Armor case enabling 60GHz data transfers

If you have been following the Turing Phone you know the regular version of the device will begin shipping on December 11. We have given the Turing Phone the hands-on treatment and know what to expect from it, but Turing Robotic Industries is throwing in a little something extra for those of you …

Alan Turing

Chris Brown posts video rant while trapped in the Philippines

American R&B star Chris Brown has taken to venting his frustration on the internet after being barred from leaving the Philippines over a row with a powerful religious sect. In a foul-mouthed rant, he insisted that he did nothing wrong.<p>The 26-year-old attempted to leave on his private jet …

PS4 winning social media battle over Xbox One, study finds

PS4 40 per cent more discussed with comments three times as positive<p>Sony’s PS4 is 40 per cent more discussed on social media than the Xbox One, and the comments are three times as positive, according to research.<p>Analysis of social media sites, forums and the comment sections of newspapers since the …

Singapore 21: a farewell trip on the world's longest flight

As of tomorrow, the longest flight in the world will shuttle passengers on a 747-400 from Sydney, Australia to Dallas, Texas. That 15-hour, 25-minute hop on board Qantas 7 may not be the lengthiest in duration, but at 8,578 miles gate to gate, it'll lead the industry in miles flown. For a few more …

How Somebody Forced the World’s Internet Traffic Through Belarus and Iceland

This is a deeply technical but potentially very troubling story. Imagine one day you’re using the Internet the same way you do every day. Reading the …

PS4: 1 million sold in first day on sale in the US

New console, released on Friday in the US, comes ahead of European launch at end of month.<p>Sony has sold 1m units of its new PlayStation 4 gaming console in the first 24 hours that it was available in the US and Canada.<p>The console, which Sony is counting on to kick-start a revival of its consumer …