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Saxophonist Hayes Greenfield Closes Out Music Day Celebration At Mountain Park Elementary School

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Saxophonist Hayes Greenfield entertained the students of Mountain Park Elementary School with a jazz performance accompanied …

Featured: Top 10 Best Antivirus Apps

Avast Mobile Security And Antivirus<p>Avast Mobile Security and Antivirus is one of many different antivirus apps on Android, and one that is known to …

Top 10 Best Android Smartphones Buyers Guide: February 2015 Edition

The new year is upon us and 2015 has already got off to a flying start with the LG G Flex 2 (which won’t make an appearance in our list until it’s on …

Secret Siri commands: Cool questions you can ask right now!

Siri is Apple's virtual digital assistant. It uses natural language voice control and sequential inference to listen to what you say, in the context …

Tiny human brain models grown in lab with tiny cortex, tiny hippocampus (video)

Mouse brains were the first to be grown, but when it comes to discovering the inner workings of the human brain, as Juergen Knoblich of the Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB) in Austria put it: "mouse models don't cut it." The institute has managed to grow some adorable-sounding tiny human brain …

NSA Prism program taps in to user data of Apple, Google and others

The National Security Agency has obtained direct access to the systems of Google, Facebook, Apple and other US internet giants, according to a top …

Wait, Did This 15-Year-Old From Maryland Just Change Cancer Treatment?

If you’re feeling anxious about how U.S. kids lag the world in science and math, or just in a funk about politics or the mess in Europe, take in this story of a high school freshman from Crownsville, Md. who came up with a prize-winning breakthrough that could change how cancer and other fatal …

Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

If you've ever caught yourself scanning a room for outlets, or worrying about how long you can eke out a charge on your phone, then this collection of battery-saving Android apps is for you.<p>These apps are helpful even if you've got a built-in battery-saving feature to help you in a dire situation, …

HTC overcomes supply issues, will double HTC One production capacity this month

After months of supply issues and courtroom wrangling, HTC might have finally put its hardware woes behind it. The company's North Asian president, Jack Tong, let slip that production capacity for the HTC One will double this month and continue to increase in June to meet "strong demand." Tong also …

Photosynthesis interrupted: Plant parts used to generate electricity

Ramaraja Ramasamy,right, and Yogeswaran Umasankar work together to capture energy created during photosynthesis.<p>A decade from now, a recorder powered by plant parts and stashed in the woods may answer the age-old question: If a tree falls in the forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make …

Sony's Xperia ZR is a new, smaller waterproof handset

Basically a shrunken down, mid-level Xperia Z<p><b>Update:</b> A Sony Mobile spokesperson tells <i>Android Central</i> that the company has "nothing to announce" at …

CyanogenMod 10.1 hits Release Candidate, nears a 'stable' future

If you're a fan of CyanogenMod, there's a good chance that flashing nightly builds of the 10.1 release is now damn near second nature. Fortunately, a more stable future is in store for you <i>and your phone</i>, as CyanogenMod has revealed that a final release is close at hand. As a buildup to that point, …

Zopo C2 phone with Aliyun OS hands-on (video)

We were rather surprised by Zopo's C2 (aka Xiaohei) when it was announced last month, and fortunately, it didn't disappoint us when we spotted the real thing at GMIC Beijing. For those who are just catching up, this Aliyun OS 2.0 phone packs some surprisingly good specs for its ¥1,399 ($230) price …

Samsung SM-T310 pops up at the FCC, may be a Galaxy Tab 3 8.0

While there were few surprises when the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 swung past the FCC, we didn't expect additional tablets all that quickly. However, we're already looking at one today: a Samsung SM-T310 (the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 is the SM-T210) has just reached the US agency carrying 16GB of storage, Bluetooth …

University of Georgia stops plant photosynthesis to generate solar power

There's a more efficient way to harvest energy from the backyard than by wiring up hapless critters. Researchers at the University of Georgia have proof: they've discovered a way to generate electricity from plants through hijacking the photosynthesis process. By altering the proteins inside a …