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Android smartphone owners watch the most porn on their phone

Just last year, Gizmodo showed us a number of interesting stats detailing the porn habits of people per state. The stats used by Gizmodo came from the site PornHub.<p>Now, PornHub is back and breaking down the statistics of those who visit their site.<p><b>Smartphone use</b><p>Android smartphone users account for …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 specs seemingly leak online

Samsung is expected to unveil its Galaxy Note 4 phablet on September 3, but an online store may have just spilled most of the key features of the device.<p>A dedicated product page from Indonesian Internet retailer Erafone describes the Note 4 in full detail, purportedly revealing or confirming just …

Phones

'Kids React' drags out a vintage Apple computer

Watching children try to use now-ancient computers seems simultaneously cruel and hilarious, at least according to the latest "Kids React" video.<p>In "Kids React to Old Computers" by production duo Benny and Rafi Fine -- also known as The Fine Brothers -- kids and teens are asked to use an Apple II …

Kids

Eager to test-drive Surface Pro 3? Microsoft stores to get it early

The Surface Pro 3 won't be available until June 20, but consumers can try it out before then.<p>Demo units will land at Microsoft stores on June 6, about two weeks before the first units are slated to ship.<p>Despite Microsoft's announcement of the Pro 3 on Tuesday, stores don't have it yet. The …

Surface Pro

Google: Glass can cause headaches, but it's not our fault

If you poke yourself in the eye with the corner of your iPad, that's likely your fault.<p>If you swallow your Samsung Galaxy S5 during a drunken dare, you surely can't blame anyone else.<p>But what if you buy Google Glass, wear it and discover you get headaches. Whose fault is it then?<p>After Technically …

Google Glass

Robotic blocks can morph into any type of furniture

I live in a 350 square foot apartment. As a result, my small dining table doubles as a kitchen prep area and a stool works overtime as a laptop stand …

The new HTC One appears to be getting a bigger, badder cousin

Rumors of a higher-end edition of the HTC One M8, the M8 Prime, have been difficult to pin down; we've seen little in the way of tangible evidence. However, things just got interesting. Frequent tipster @evleaks has posted what's reportedly a 360-degree render of the Prime, showing off a design …

Adobe is working on a touch-friendly, full-powered version of Photoshop CC

Microsoft is breaking out the big guns for the launch Surface Pro 3. It trotted out creative software powerhouse Adobe to show off a new version of Photoshop CC it's got in the works. This edition is designed specifically for use with a touchscreen and stylus. Icons and other UI elements have been …

Surface Pro 3 hands on: Better laptop, yes; better tablet, maybe

As I walked back from Microsoft’s Surface event earlier today, one question kept creeping into my mind: Did Microsoft(s MSFT) improve the new Surface …

Surface Pro 3 Makes Microsoft’s Strategy Crystal Clear

The absence of something is often as telling as its existence. When Microsoft failed to unveil the rumored Surface Mini on Tuesday and instead …

A Walk Through The Surface Pro 3, Microsoft’s Ultralight Laplet

To top off our cavalcade of Surface coverage today, I present a very quick walk-through of the Surface Pro 3 with a special guest star. So far, the laplet (laptop-tablet) is quite an improvement over the original Surface.<p>Make no mistake: This is a full PC. It has a powerful Intel Core processor — …

Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 now available to pre-order

Microsoft's intimate Surface event didn't reveal the smaller tablet many expected, instead it went <i>much</i> bigger. In an attempt to capitalize on early buzz for its new super-thin 12-inch slate, the company today opened pre-orders for the Surface Pro 3, Surface Pro Type Cover and Surface Pen in 22 …

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iOS Apps Running On... Android?!

One of the most fundamental annoyances of the mobile platform wars is this: Most of the cool apps go to iOS, but most of us own an Android. What can …

How to share your Steam gaming library with friends and family

Valve offers thousands of new and old games from hundreds of big name and independent publishers in one convenient place, its Steam digital distribution platform. The company frequently has promotions and sales that offer up hit games for cheaper than anywhere else on the Web. It's because of these …

Gaming

Toyota recalls 6.4 million vehicles worldwide

Toyota has initiated a recall of 6.4 million vehicles around the world, for problems ranging from engine starter glitches to potentially dangerous problems like seat rail springs.<p>Toyota confirmed the million-strong global recall to CNET, which, Reuters reports, covers faults in 27 different types …

Wall Street

Google is beta testing Chrome Remote Desktop for Android, invite only for now

A few users of the Chrome Remote Desktop browser extension have been asked by Google to help beta test Chrome Remote Desktop for Android. The beta is invite only, for users that opted in to help Chrome improve the browser based remote desktop client.<p>The photos come from a lucky reader over at Droid …

Kurt Cobain Getting His Own Comic Book

Kurt Cobain‘s life will be captured in the pages of a new comic book that sees release in print and digital forms on April 2nd, a few days before the …

Kurt Cobain

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor Sings Ronnie James Dio’s ‘Rainbow in the Dark’

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor recorded a version of Ronnie James Dio’s soaring metal anthem “Rainbow in the Dark” for the tribute compilation <i>Ronnie</i> …

Rock Music

Google Voice to be nixed in favor of Hangouts integration

Google Voice could be next on the company’s consolidation chopping block, according to recent word that has surfaced, with the app being nixed in …

Android extending to wearables - meet Android Wear

Google just announced Android Wear, a program that brings the power of Android to smartwatches and other wearable devices. Google will be working with consumer electronics makers and other companies to bring a lightweight and fast version of Android to wearables everywhere, and it all starts with …

Android News

How do you store your media: via SD card, or through the cloud?

I’m nothing if not adaptable and thus I’ve learned to live in both worlds. Currently, I use SD card storage on my Galaxy Note 3 to tote around my 18GB of music along with some extraneous stuff like emulator games and my Nandroid backups. I also have the camera set to store images and video I …

How To Pick a Lock Using Nothing But Hairpins

You can learn the basics of lock picking from a GIF, but for a more nuanced look at the techniques required to actually get a lock open without the …

Pandora update adds alarm clock for tablets, and more

Today Pandora is rolling out a new update that brings two pre-existing smartphone features over to the tablet UI, alongside a few other changes that effect both tablet and smartphone users.<p>So what’s new for tablet users? While smartphone users have had the sleep timer for a while and an alarm clock …

US sues Sprint for allegedly overcharging on wiretaps

Sprint has come under fire from the US government over claims that it tacked on excessive charges for court-ordered wiretaps.<p>The government filed a complaint against Sprint in US District Court in San Francisco on Monday. The complaint says that government agencies, like the FBI and the Drug …

Corruption

Project ARA demo offers up new details on the modular smartphone

The tech savvy of you out there are probably pretty interested in Project Ara, I know I am. Fortunately the developers are very forthcoming with details about how the project works and what their future plans are, and now we can take a closer look than ever at some of Project Ara’s finer details.<p>A …

Fund this? An expandable storage backpack for your Android phone

Much as I like my new Moto X smartphone from Republic Wireless (read all about my latest experiences), it does have one rather irksome limitation: just 16GB of onboard storage.<p>Thankfully, the Moto is among the Android phones that support USB On-The-Go (OTG), meaning I can plug in an …

Gear & Gadgets

Valve doesn’t track your browsing, or care about your porn, Gabe Newell says

Does Valve collect the browsing history of its users as part of its efforts to thwart cheating in games? No, says Valve’s Gabe Newell, taking the …

Koush demos Android mirroring on Chromecast

Last week Koushik Dutta, one of the masterminds behind Cyanogen Inc and many other useful apps, showed off his work screen casting Android to his AppleTV via the Mirror app, and hinted that something similar could be in the pipeline for Chromecast.<p>Fast forward less than a week and Koush is already …