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Google Play for Android expected to get new features

Google is expected to roll out an updated version of the Google Play app for Android, according to Android Police, which hosts an unverified version of the app (download at your own risk).<p>The blog, which often gets its hands on early releases of apps, says that the 4.5.10 release brings a number of …

Top 10 Android app updates this week: Google AdSense, Bing, Action Launcher Pro

Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most upgraded apps for the week. I’ve found that one of the …

Hangouts update hopes to fix MMS issues

Option to send group messages to individual recipients also included<p>Hangouts is making the subtle jump to version 2.0.2, bringing fixes for the way …

Japan's whaling fleet en route to Southern Ocean for 'scientific' hunts

Whaling,Japan,Australia news,Wildlife,Conservation,Animals,Marine life,Whales,Environment,Asia Pacific,World news,International court of justice,Law,Cetaceans<p>Sea Shepherd conservation group presses Australia's coalition government to honour pledge to monitor fleet's activities

Satellites Correctly Predict Military Campaign Against Civilians in Sudan

Satellites correctly predicted a new military campaign by government forces on Sudan’s civilians—so why is the international community turning a …

'PhoneSat' made from Samsung Nexus S calls Earth from space

NASA's newest tiny, cheap "PhoneSat" — a super cheap satellite made out of off-the-shelf Android hardware — has dialed home from orbit, meaning all systems are go.<p>The 2.2-pound satellite was built using a heavily-modified Samsung Nexus S and uses a two-way S-band radio so that engineers can command …

[Update: Changelog] Google Play Music Update 5.3.1316M Adds SD Card Downloads And New Sharing Options [APK Download]

Version 5.3 of the Google Play Music app is flying out to Android devices right now, bringing with it... not a lot, actually. A quick look inside …

Android 4.4.1 brings better photos to Nexus 5

Nexus 5 owners hoping to snap better pictures will get some help from Android 4.4.1.<p>Due to launch in the next few days, the latest Android update is geared toward fixing and enhancing the Nexus 5's picture-taking ability, The Verge said on Thursday. Speaking with Google's Director of Engineering …

Report: Threat Of Mandatory Minimums Used To Coerce Guilty Pleas

A new report says the Justice Department regularly coerces defendants in federal drug cases to plead guilty by threatening them with steep prison sentences or stacking charges to increase their time behind bars.<p>And for the first time, the study by Human Rights Watch finds that defendants who take …

Gran Turismo 6 Microtransaction Prices Surface

You'll have to pay £119.95 if you want the Jaguar XJ13.<p><b>Update:</b> On his Twitter feed, President of Sony's Worldwide Studios Shuhei Yoshida defended …

Are There Cars That You Think Are Just Too Scary to Drive?

The tragic deaths of actor Paul Walker and racer Rodger Rodas in a single-vehicle accident last Saturday have caused a firestorm of theories and …

10 Things You Need to Know About Masking in Photoshop

Masking is one of the most important techniques or skills to learn in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we will explain 10 things you need to know about …

Why China’s New Air-Defense Zone Matters

China’s unilateral imposition of its East China Sea Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) has triggered fear of mistakes that could lead to war with …

Five Photography Bad Habits to Quit Today

Five Photography Bad Habits to Quit Today: hesitation, pixel peeping, too low ISO, luck shooting, and editing too many images.