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Android News

10 Things to Know About Omega

<b>Omega</b> is among the best-known luxury watch brands on the planet, and certainly the best known off the planet. From NASA to the Olympics to James …

Impossible electric folding bike fits in an ordinary backpack

The “Impossible” bike is making obsolete the days of having to load your bicycle on the bus rack, strap it to poles, and wheel it into storage. Many …

Electric Vehicles

The Point Will Watch Your House While You’re Away

When you leave home, who makes sure all of your newspapers, back issues of TV Guide, and take-out containers are safe? If all goes according to plan, the Point has got your back.<p>The point is essentially a simple sensor that listens for loud noises – glass breaking, doors opening – and senses …

With Calendar app revamp, Google continues Android makeover

The app will automatically turn flight confirmations and concert tickets sent to your Gmail account into calendar events.<p>Google is trying to make sure its Calendar app stays current.<p>The Internet giant on Monday announced updates to the Calendar app for its Android operating system, as well as …

Apps

Hands on with Google's Nexus 9: This Lollipop tastes like an iPad

You can taste the iPad influence in Google’s Nexus 9 tablet. Laying eyes on it for the first time, you’d be forgiven for thinking Apple made it. The …

Android Wear & Apple Watch: what's good, what's wrong?

I’ve always enjoyed the idea of having a smart watch. I was an early adaptor and owned the original Sony Smart Watch. Little did I know how I’d use my smartwatch. I quickly learned that running full blown apps, picture viewing, or actual typing on a watch is more annoying than useful. By the time I …

Smartwatches

​How to Train Google Now to Give You Better Suggestions

Google Now is awesome, but as customization nuts (like us) might expect, it's not exactly the best for tweaking—and the recent update makes it even …

Google Calendar

Moto 360 Review: A Beautifully Flawed Watch

The best part about the Moto 360’s design is that you don’t always notice just how thick it is. At certain angles, the flat black version (it’s also available in stainless steel) of the watch looks like a traditional round-faced watch. Then you tilt your arm or it gets caught on a cuff and you’re …

Moto 360 review: It's the best Android Wear watch, but that isn't saying much

When it comes to wearables, fashion trumps function. That's the mantra Motorola went by when it designed and developed the Moto 360, and judging by the enthusiastic response the watch received when it was unveiled earlier this year, plenty of people agree. The Moto 360 is undoubtedly the …

The ultimate guide to Google Now cards

Google Now cards can offer a lot of information at a glance. This is how to make them work for you.<p>Google Now is much more than a Siri- or …

Maps

Samsung Galaxy S5 review: good, but not glam

Sensors<p>Those exercise aficionados will be pleased to know that the S Health suite is still here in all its glory, now with the addition of the Coach …

Google smartwatch review roundup: Android Wear put through its paces

First impressions of Google's smartwatches are positive, but their software is still needs work<p>Google’s first smartwatches have hit reviewers' hands in the US and Android Wear is being put through its first paces.<p>Google hopes that Android Wear – its new software for smartwatches and other wearable …

ResQ Tire Repair

Eliminate the turmoils of going through a tire replacement process midway on the road by keeping this handy and efficient ResQ Tire Repair always …

Google Play Books 101: Managing your library

Google Play Books makes it easy to save books to your device, as well as remove and delete them<p>As the name suggests, Google Play Books lets you …

Books

The best way to completely wipe your Android device

The default data wipe tool in Android may not be enough to permanently eliminate personal data on your old device.<p>A study from security software vendor Avast has suggested that the factory reset option built into the Android operating system isn't effective in eradicating your personal data from …

Android News

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Review

How The iPad Air Compares To Samsung's Best Tablet Yet, The Galaxy Tab S

But now, four years later, Apple faces tougher competition than ever in the tablet space — particularly from Samsung.<p>Earlier this month, Samsung unveiled its newest tablet, the Tab S. It's one of the few 10-inch tablets out there that feels lightweight enough to carry everywhere while maintaining a …

Phones

Samsung Gear Live vs. LG G Watch vs. Moto 360 specs: Comparing the watches of Android Wear

Thinking of adorning your wrist with an Android Wear watch? Read this first for a specs-to-specs comparison.<p>Smartwatches bearing Google's new Android Wear operating system are on the horizon. There are three wrist-worn devices that we know of so far: the square-shaped Samsung Gear Live and LG G …

Wearable Tech

Here's what's new at Google I/O 2014

The Google I/O keynote offered a glimpse of of what's coming from Google.<p>The keynote for the Google I/O 2014 developer conference wrapped up without word of a new Nexus device , a release date for the next version of Android, or any word on when we might expect to get our hands on a consumer-grade …

Android News

​How Android Wear changes wearables

Android Wear has officially arrived, with three smartwatches hitting right out of the gate. Here's how it changes the game for wearable tech.<p>Google's Android Wear platform re-emerged at Google I/O, along with three watches: the LG G Watch , Moto 360 and Samsung Gear Live . Together, they're part of …

Android News

Alienware 14 review

"There's a thousand thin notebooks out there. If you want one, there's plenty of options," says Alienware's Frank Azor. Here at E3, the company's announcing the first new industrial design for its laptops in four years... and yet where most firms are focusing their efforts on ever-thinner machines …

Samsung Galaxy S5: the camera review

Five generations in to the Galaxy S range, Samsung has equipped the S5 with some pretty strong photographic street cred.<p><b>Five generations in to the</b> …

Play Badminton Anywhere With The Instant Badminton Court

<b>Instant Badminton Court</b><p>Unless you have been stranded in a parking lot without a badminton net, you don't know boredom. Kidding. But really, how …

SanDisk launches Wi-Fi enabled Flash storage

The two products under the SanDisk connect brand are designed with mobile users in mind.<p><b>SanDisk has launched two new wireless-enabled flash products</b> …

Samsung Officially Announces the Faux Leather Clad Chromebook 2

It’s official, Samsung’s new Chromebook will be clad in faux leather just like its cousin the Galaxy Note 3. Samsung’s Chromebook 2 Series not only …

Spritz software teaches you to speed read without missing a word

An Android app making its debut appearance at MWC claims to help you read much faster, and with greater comprehension, without skipping words.<p><b>An</b> …

Irish Soda Bread

Preheat oven to 425 F. In a medium bowl combine flour, sugar, salt and baking soda. With a fork combine all the dry ingredients well. Make a well in the flour mixture and then add buttermilk. Combine using a spatula until a dough has formed. Put the dough onto a lightly floured surface and knead …

Baking

Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Shower Speaker

Splash Shower Tunes is a waterproof Bluetooth shower speaker that gives you the ability to jam out while in the shower!<p>Whether you're trying to set …