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How to Make Apple Maps Not Terrible

One of the less noticeable changes ushered in with iOS 10 was the introduction of extensions for Apple Maps. Just like the Photos extensions, it lets …

Apps

Google Pixel Review: The Android iPhone You’ve Been Waiting For

Google yanked a page from Apple’s playbook and created the best Android phone<p>Android people, please step forward. Good news! Your next phone-buying decision just got a heck of a lot easier. The Google Pixel is now the best Android smartphone you can buy. The other leading contender was disqualified …

Google Pixel

Google Pixel review: Nearly everything you'd want in a flagship phone

Google couldn't have picked a better time to hit reset on its flagship phones. Samsung's Galaxy Note7 is literally burning up in flames, and that's …

Trump accuser: He kissed me ‘wherever he could find a landing spot’

A woman who has accused Donald Trump of sexually assaulting her went on camera on Thursday to say that his “hands were everywhere” as he forcibly kissed her during a flight to New York in 1979.<p>Jessica Leeds, whose allegations against Trump were first reported by The New York Times on Wednesday, …

Trump Jr. Suggested Women Who Can't Take Harassment “Don’t Belong In The Workforce"

"If you can’t handle some of the basic stuff that’s become a problem in the workforce today, then you don’t belong in the workforce," Trump Jr. said in a 2013 interview.<p>Donald Trump’s son, Donald Trump Jr., dismissed workplace sexual harassment in a 2013 radio interview — and suggested that women …

How to Maintain Your Yoga Practice (For Free) While You Travel

<i>By Christina Garofalo for ShermansTravel</i><p>Every September, hotels ramp up their wellness offerings to honor National Yoga Month. While a discounted yoga package with your stay is nice, the beauty of yoga is that you can do it anytime, anywhere. As celebrity yoga instructor Rodney Yee once said: "The …

Twitter launches Connect tab to help you find accounts to follow

Twitter is revamping its tabs at the top of your feed today by launching Connect, a new feature aimed at helping you figure out which accounts to follow. The Connect tab will pull together follow recommendations based on where you're located, who you already follow, and major events happening on …

Underactive Thyroid May Raise Odds for Type 2 Diabetes: Study

I asked Theranos why my blood test results were wildly off from my ‘traditional’ labs, but no one ever replied

I first got interested in Theranos because the company’s founder, Elizabeth Holmes, promised to revolutionize (disrupt, if you insist) blood tests. With her Edison technology and hardware, you just walk into your neighborhood Walgreens, provide a few drops of blood from a finger, and for $5.35 you …

Genetic Engineering

Scientists get much closer to cloning human embryos from adult stem cells

It's relatively easy to clone embryos from the adult stem cells of simpler animals like sheep, but humans have proved challenging. Even an attempt last year only used baby cells. The process just took a gigantic step forward, though, as scientists have finally used an adult human's stem cells to …

Maho Beach on the Dutch side of the Caribbean country of Sint Maarten has white sand and turquoise waters, but that's not why visitors flock there. The beach is famous for planes that buzz sunbathers at low altitudes en route to landing at the Princess Juliana International Airport. Arriving aircraft must touch down as close as possible to the beginning of Runway 10 because of its short 2,300-meter (7,500

Opera Max Giveaway [Complete]

Welcome to the Sunday Giveaway, the place where we giveaway a cool Android or tech gadget each and every Sunday. This month our Sunday Giveaway is sponsored by Opera Max for Android. Please be sure to have a look at our review of Opera Max and see how you can use it to save money by saving data …

10 Steve Jobs Videos you Should Watch Instead of 'Jobs'

Apparently Ashton Kutcher’s movie titled ‘Jobs’ isn’t exactly an overnight success. Reviewers are less than impressed, the New York Times thinks it’s a dud and even Steve Wozniak (and he should know) was “attentive and entertained but not greatly enough to recommend.”<p>Oh well. Guess maybe we should …

Apple Supplier to Ship New High-End and Low-End iPhones in Early September

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple has asked Hon Hai, its chief supplier, to ship new high-end and low-end models of the iPhone in early September.<p>Suppliers first began preparing components back in June, according to the paper’s sources. The cheaper iPhone is expected to be dubbed the …

The 10 Best Writing Apps on the iPad

Writing apps for iPad<p>As we gradually get faster at typing on touchscreens, extended writing sessions on the iPad have become much more viable. Meanwhile, developers of writing apps have made significant improvements to their offerings. Here are our picks for the 10 best apps for getting some …

12 Of The Best Calendar Apps Available For Your Android Smartphone

A calendar is a calendar is a calendar, right? Wrong. You might think all calendar apps are created equally, but that’s not really the case, and if you live your life to a set of deadlines and frequently find yourself rushing from one meeting to the next, having a reliable calendar app that you’re …

Food addiction: does it really exist?

We seem to be addicted to everything these days: phones, sex, shopping … and junk food. There is, of course, a vast difference between serious clinical addiction and figure-of-speech addiction ("I'm totally addicted to sherbet lemons at the moment"). Of course we need food to live, but can we …

PeruDelights

Galaxy S4 vs iPhone 5 drop test: not again, Samsung!

Eight months ago we brought you the world’s first Galaxy S3 versus iPhone 5 drop test. As much as we hated to admit it at the time, the iPhone proved superior to the Galaxy S3 when it comes to build quality and sturdiness. The S3’s plastic cover popped open upon impact with the ground, and its …

Phones

Apple Patents Built-In iPhone Remote Unlocker, Engine Starter And Parking Locator For Cars

The USPTO published a number of Apple patent applications Tuesday, including two related to automobiles (via AppleInsider). The car patents both describe systems that can be built into future iPhones, replacing most of the functionality of your standard key fob with the smartphone, and providing a …

Future iPhone Displays Could Use Sapphire Crystal Instead of Glass

- Apr 12, 2013<p>While Apple’s designs always get high marks for pure aesthetic value, the company has often been criticized over the durability of …

Need Juice? This Phone Charger Fits In Your Wallet

<b>The Pitch:</b> The ChargeCard is a super-slim USB phone charger that can fit in a wallet as easy as a credit card. The product was funded on Kickstarter, and was recently sold on the shopping site Grand St.<p><b>The Verdict:</b> Few phones have the juice to last through an entire day of even moderate usage. In …

Report: Facebook's Secret Android Project Isn't a Facebook Phone But a Home Screen Dedicated to Facebook

The WSJ is reporting that Facebook's upcoming Android event will be a home screen—as in the first screen you see when you flip on your …

Facebook's Next Big Step: Its Own Phone

After years of denying it would, Facebook now plans to introduce a smartphone designed for its social network. The Android-based device will be made by HTC, according to the New York Times and it will be unveiled on Thursday.<p>According to the Times:<p>The software is designed so that some of the core …

FCC looks into cell phone radiation, decides to keep limitations same as before

Our cell phones go with us just about everywhere: at school, work, in our pocket, in bed. Those who have been around long enough will have heard …

The Dash Car Dongle Wants To Make You A Better Driver By Syncing With Your iPhone

This embed is invalid<p>I love my tiny little Mazda, but I’ll be honest — I still don’t completely understand how it <i>works</i>. That’s never really bothered me before (I’d much rather geek out over a phone or something) but a Kickstarter project from a small team in Boston has me itching to pay more …