A Ahmad

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New Android feature keeps your phone unlocked while it's in your pocket

Securing your smartphone is a must, but there's no denying that we all unlock our phones dozens of times a day when it simply isn't necessary. Google's hoping to solve that problem with a new Android feature called "on-body detection." Those who are willing to sacrifice some level of security in …

Tag Heuer Link Review

Tag Heuer's new Android mobile phone is no ordinary device - and it's not trying to be an iPhone, says Matt Warman<p><b>From £4,300 - £16,350</b><p>There’s a dilemma for any technology journalist reviewing a mobile phone that can cost more than £16,000 – who needs one? Nobody. Who even actively wants one? The …

Apple Announces New Cool Stuff

Sony Xperia Z2

Evolution, not revolution, has been the order of the day as far as the latest crop of flagships from Samsung, Sony, and HTC are concerned. You do get the obligatory specifications bump and an upgraded software experience. But especially when it comes to the design language, <i>refined</i> is the best way …

Phones

Life-Sized Pirate Ship Built Completely Out of Cardboard

As they were planning their Treasure Island-themed Halloween party last year, friends Josh, Mikey, and Joel clearly didn't want to skimp on the decorations so they decided to build a life-sized pirate ship made completely out of cardboard! The creative trio developed this elaborate design and, …

Decorations

The 30 best holidays in Portugal for 2017

Portugal summer holiday guide<p>Planning a holiday to Portugal? Read our guide to the best regions, including advice on Lisbon, Sintra, Porto, Alentejo, and the Algarve. By Mary Lussiana, Telegraph Travel's Portugal expert.<p>There is much to discover in Europe’s most westerly country, for while golfers …

Macau city break guide

Expert guide to Macau<p>An insider's guide to Macau, featuring the best hotels, restaurants, bars, shops, casinos, attractions and things to do, including how to travel there and around. By Ed Peters, Telegraph Travel's Macau expert. Click on the tabs below for the best places to stay, eat, drink and …

Hong Kong

Top 10 Photos of the Year 2013

We are very excited that PictureSocial, the photography network, is rapidly approaching the 1 million photos uploaded mark and our admins have been …

Photography

Beyoncé Surprise Releases First-of-Its-Kind Visual Album

Photo: Getty<p>Minutes before midnight last night, Beyoncé released a new album, <i>BEYONCÉ</i>, exclusively on iTunes. No one saw it coming— not even <i>Rolling Stone</i>, who reported just three days ago that the album wouldn't come out until 2014. The album's middle-of-the-night sneak attack is dominating the …

Android 4.3 arriving for Galaxy S III and Galaxy S 4 in October

Today's Unpacked event was all about Samsung's new Notes and its Galaxy Gear, but there's good news for folks with older hardware. Turns out, Android 4.3 is coming to the Galaxy S III and Galaxy S 4 in October along with the update that'll add Galaxy Gear functionality to the GS 4. Let's hope none …

Samsung To Release Android 4.3 Update For Galaxy S3 And Galaxy S4 Models Next Month | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Remember the promised Android 4.2.2 update that GS3 users were to receive four months ago? An even larger update is imminent, if Samsung has anything …

Top 10 Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Features

Photographer Documents Her Own Pregnancy in Striking Selfies

Buenos Aires-based photographer Sophie Starzenski shows just how much women's bodies change during pregnancy with this stunning series called <i>40 Weeks and a Mirror</i>. She's combined two growing trends, “the selfie” (a a self-portrait taken with a camera or phone) and pregnancy progression portraits, …

Pregnancy

Amazon's Instant Video apps for iOS improve AirPlay support, let users multitask

Amazon added AirPlay support to its Instant Video (US) and Lovefilm (Europe, iPad only) apps for iOS devices in September, and now it's pushed simultaneous updates to make it better. Both apps now support multitasking (the Instant Video app notes iOS 6+ is required, with AirPlay Mirroring …

Wearable devices: where fashion and technology collide

The news that Burberry chief executive Angela Ahrendts is leaving the luxury goods firm to join technology giant Apple is a sign of things to come, says Sophie Curtis.<p>Ahrendts has been with Burberry for almost a decade, and has been credited with turning it into a globally recognised brand. In her …

Freeformer industrial 3D printer creates complex items in batches, can combine soft and hard parts

Regular 3D printers (from pens to desktop models) debut quite frequently these days, but a new machine named Freeformer was created with industrial-grade manufacturing in mind. The device was designed by German company ARBURG and employs a proprietary process called ARBURG Plastic Freeforming or -- …

What the Photo Community can Learn from the Jasmine Star and Doug Gordon Ordeal

Last Friday, WPPI Director Jason Groupp announced that Jasmine Star and Doug Gordon withdrew from next year’s conference in light of all the …

Panasonic Lumix GM1

Scared by the size and weight of regular interchangeable lens cameras (ILCs)? The Panasonic GM1 is the camera for you.<p>Design and features<p>Unlike most …

Cameras