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iPhone 5s A7 chip ‘only’ dual-core & 1GB RAM – but it’s still the fastest phone out there

The 64-bit A7 chip used in the iPhone 5s is ‘only’ dual-core, rather than the quad-core most had assumed, according to chip review site <i>AnandTech</i> – and it has the same 1GB RAM as the iPhone 5. But no need to feel short-changed: the review concludes that dual-core is the optimum solution at present, …

How to make your iPhone 5 more like an iPhone 5S: http://cnet.co/181UZJQ

Apple’s iPhone 5s, the A7 Chip, and That 64-Bit Question

When Apple unveiled the iPhone 5s on Tuesday, the company touted as one of its tentpole features the 64-bit desktop-class processing power of its new …

HTC One hands-on review

MANILA, Philippines - Coming to the Philippines this May, the HTC One is arguably one of the most anticipated smartphones of the year. Announced in …

Apple Skips 5G Wi-Fi for iPhone 5S and 5C

The number of surprises unveiled during Tuesday’s iPhone 5S and 5C event were at a minimum, as many of the rumors fielded over the last few months …

Apple Is Said to Be Seriously Considering an iPhablet

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The whole idea of a phablet — a device the masses say they want — goes against everything Apple said …

Pressy brings a customizable hardware button to your Android handset

So you picked up that shiny, new Android handset and now you find yourself wishing there was an easier, button-based shortcut for getting to your favorite Android functions. Wait a minute… you actually want <i>more</i> buttons on your smartphone? It’s 2013 folks, and less is more (unless it comes to screen …

Picture of iPhone 5Cs leaked by Pegatron employee

A quality control employee at Pegatron posted the picture above to her Weibo profile (gone now), appearing to show a large amount of iPhone 5Cs in testing mode, as noted by Nowhereelse/Engadget. The following quote was attached to the image:<p>“The low-end iPhone 5C to be launched for Chinese …

Sun fires solar storm directly toward Earth -- at 2 million mph

The sun unleashed a powerful storm early Tuesday morning, sending an enormous cloud of superheated particles rocketing toward Earth.<p>The solar eruption, known as a coronal mass ejection (CME), occurred at 4:24 a.m. EDT Tuesday and blasted billions of tons of solar particles toward Earth at a …

Astronomy

Apple's iPhone 5S And iPhone 5C Reportedly Set For Release In Japan On Sept. 20

The "iPhone 5S" and "iPhone 5C" are set to be released in Japan a month from now, according to a new report by Nikkei. As noted by CNET, the largest …

Tuesday Things.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 20, 2013 81<p>1. Me: the most boringest pizza eater ever.<p>2. I have a million appointments to make but am such a product of the …

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes

August 20, 2013<p>It’s been weird being in moving limbo the last few weeks. I definitely don’t like having all my pans packed up. And all my stuff boxed …

Samsung’s Gear Smartwatch Is A Strange Hybrid

The folks over at GigaOm have heard from reliable sources everything we need to know about Samsung’s Gear smartwatch, a device rumored to hit the headlines about a week before Apple’s big new iPhone event. It’s complex, and confusing data for sure.<p>The Gear is going to have a touch-sensitive OLED …

Lechon stuffed with truffle rice.

#TheaterPH - Thoughts on 100 Tula Para Kay Stella (Spoiler Free)

as of August 04, 2013<p><b>MY Cinemalaya 2013 ranking!</b><p>After watching 25 out of 25 entries for the 9th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival, here's my …

Learn To Create An Android App In One Hour

We’ve all been there, right? An app freezes, or doesn’t really live up to the sales pitch. The first thing said is usually, “If I had made that…” and …

Super telescope captures sensational image of Andromeda galaxy

Astronomers have captured a sensational high-resolution image of the Andromeda galaxy located 2.5 million light years (14,696,563,432,959,020,000 miles) from Earth. No illustration, no mock-up -- it's the real deal, and it's breathtaking.<p>The stunning mosaic comes from the National Astronomical …

Universe

Dialogue: Easily Make, Receive, and Record Smartphone Calls From Your Mac!

- Aug 1, 2013<p>I use an iMac for my daily work, and keep a pair of studio headphones attached for listening to music, participating in conference …

The Ultimate Bacon Cheeseburgers Recipe

The ultimate bacon cheeseburger with beef cooked in bacon fat, a bacon fat mayonnaise, onions caramelized in bacon fat, buns toasted in bacon fat, and a crisp bacon weave topping.<p><b>Read more: The Burger Lab: How To Make The Ultimate Bacon Cheeseburger</b><p>Ingredients12 slices thick-cut, naturally smoked …