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Airports Are The Next Big Battleground In The Sharing Economy

Startup FlightCar wants to shake up the car rental business–particularly at airports, where the industry makes much of its money.<p>Unlike traditional car rental companies, Y Combinator-backed FlightCar is a combination of peer-to-peer car sharing and a parking service.<p>The stakes are high, since …

Intel launches new generation Core processors promising longer battery life

Intel has announced its latest generation Core i3, i5 and i7 processor, promising that they will offer "the biggest improvement in battery life in …

Google Play is still missing top app titles from iOS, many of which are games - http://tcrn.ch/12fQgGr

Apple CEO Tim Cook's interview at D11 is tomorrow, get your liveblog here!

Just a year after Tim Cook sat down for his first non-financial interview as CEO of Apple, the man himself is back for yet another round. He'll be seated in Rancho Palos Verdes, California tomorrow evening at the D11 conference, taking questions from hosts Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg, and we'll …

Apple’s Problem Isn’t Skeuomorphism, It’s Services

So iOS 7, it seems, is going to do away with much of the skeuomorphic design that has crept into the operating system and its utilities. Jony Ive, rumor has it, has done away with all the textures and real-world analogs in iOS 7 and has switched to a flat design instead. Good for him, but if that’s …

The After Math: An Xbox One special

<i>Welcome to</i> <i>The After Math</i><i>, where we attempt to summarize this week's tech news through numbers, decimal places and percentages.</i><p>We doubt you missed it, but Microsoft unveiled its new games console this week, and it even showed off some Xbox One hardware to prove it. While the new name is offering …

Google Maps brings biking navigation to six European countries

Summer is the prime season for European cyclists, whether they're racing the Tour de France or just embarking on voyages of self-discovery. It's a good thing, then, that Google Maps' biking directions have reached six more European countries. Those in France, Ireland, Germany, Liechtenstein, …

How to get an early look at the new Google Maps with a bit of cookie know-how

We had the opportunity to grab an early look at the new and refreshed Google Maps, but not everyone is as fortunate; you either had to be an I/O attendee or hope you received an invitation after requesting one. However, a tipster has sent <i>Android Police</i> a set of instructions that'll let you get in …

Next Browser for Android mashes up its rivals' greatest hits (video)

When few (if any) web browsers do everything well, many of us have more than one client just to cover all the bases. The GO Launcher Dev Team's just-launched Next Browser for Android tries to solve this in the simplest way possible: it cherry picks features from established rivals. Sharing …

Microsoft on WP8, Build 2013 and how it will win the cheap phone wars

Microsoft skipped out on making major announcements at this year's CTIA, but in a catacomb of meeting rooms beneath the main show floor, Senior …

Is the Samsung Galaxy S4's camera really better than the iPhone 5's?

Apple's iPhone range has long been the standard bearer for smartphone cameras, but it has now been bested by its great rival Samsung, according to …

Microsoft and Google to Co-develop Youtube App

It wasn’t too long ago when Microsoft developed and published a Youtube app of their own to get the attention of Google – who’d failed to provide the …

The First Six Months Developing For The Computer On My Face

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Jon Gottfried is a Developer Evangelist at Twilio, Co-Founder of the Hacker Union, and a StartupBus Conductor. Follow him on Twitter @jonmarkgo.</i><p>Being one of the first cyborgs in the world, I have been privy to a unique set of bizarre experiences that have led to some early …

Bill Gates takes back the title of World's Richest, bumping Carlos Slim out of the No. 1 spot. http://bit.ly/16fuNim

40 ways to save a fortune

In these troubled times, businesses and entrepreneurs can’t always rely on anybody else’s financial support.<p>Banks – not worth the paper their money …