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Watch this long-lost GoPro's journey to space and back

There are a lot of GoPro footage you can watch online, but this one has quite the backstory. In June 2013, the Grand Canyon Stratospheric Balloon Team* attached a 3D-printed chassis housing a GoPro, a Sony camcorder and a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 to a weather balloon. They set it free near the Grand …

9/10: The Day Before

The pilot grilled steaks. The WTC Borders clerk picked up a pushcart coffee. The mayoral candidate prepped for the primaries. And the terrorists …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Bill Clinton

63 Songs You Need In Your Life This Month

Pop, rock, rap, country, and R&B for June, in no particular order.

Apple's newest New York City retail store opens June 13 on Madison Avenue

The opening comes even as some local residents have expressed concerns about the new store disrupting the neighborhood with large crowds and people …

Unicode of Death got you down? Here’s how to fix it

Some iPhone users are getting a flashback to 2013 as a new version of the so-called “Unicode of Death” has returned to wreak havoc with their iMessages.<p>The security exploit, which activates when someone sends you the message in the image above, reportedly forces jailbroken handsets into Safe Mode …

Apple Watch pre-orders were 1 million in the US on its first day, a shopping data firm estimates

Apple’s next big thing is off to a solid start, according to pre-order projections from Slice Intelligence, a firm that tracks and projects US consumer spending through e-commerce email receipts.<p>Apple received watch pre-orders from almost one million Americans on Friday, April 10, its first day of …

Smartwatches

Apple Watch Review: The Smartwatch Finally Makes Sense

If you can tolerate its flaws, you can wear the future on your wrist and keep your iPhone in your pocket<p>The Apple Watch puts the iPhone in its proper place—your pocket.<p>I’ve got a utilitarian view of the year’s most-hyped piece of bling. Sapphire crystal and $10,000 gold alloy aren’t what make the …

Smartwatches

New 'guided tour' videos explain how to use the Apple Watch's main features

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Apple Watch

Fake Apple Store employees diss Apple, promote Microsoft products

Imagine asking an Apple Store employee for advice, and getting the response that Apple products aren't very good.<p>This is exactly what happened to …

The Evolution Of Steve Jobs

If Apple’s rise depended on the standard Steve Jobs clichés, what are we to make of its dominance now? Time to revisit—and correct—the myth.<p>Wunderkind. Jerk. Innovator. Tyrant. (All of the above.) Even now, almost four years after his death, it’s hard to read a story about Steve Jobs that doesn’t …

Leadership

Here’s Windows 98 running on an iPad Air 2

Ever wanted to run Windows 98 on your iPad Air? Uh, chances are, probably not, and even if you did, it hasn’t been possible. At least not until now. Behold, Windows 98 running on an iPad Air 2!<p>Reddit user 8bitssince86 posted on the r/jailbreak forums a video of himself playing the classic Black …

Homeland Security is testing nightmare scenarios where toy drones become flying bombs

Drunk crash landings are the least of our problems<p>Here's a hypothetical matchup for you. A column of tanks covered in thick armor, capable of firing many bullets of both large and small caliber. On the other side, a bunch of plastic quadcopters you bought at the local Walmart. Who wins? According …

Drones

Can't take a photo? Use Optimize Storage to free up space on your iPhone

<b>Updated February 2017:</b> Added additional tips for freeing up storage space.<p>Pictures and video take up a ton of storage space, and for good reason — …

Watch This: The first iPhone keynote was eight years ago today

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Headphones

Watch drone ping pong at Intel’s CES keynote

LAS VEGAS — Brian Krzanich, chief executive of Intel, gave a keynote speech at the 2015 International CES with a lot of gravitas.<p>He announced a plan to invest $300 million in diversity programs for widening the talent base in the tech and gaming industries. But his speech at the largest U.S. tech …

11 things we just learned about how the Apple Watch works

<b>An iPhone is required — at (almost) all times.</b> In Apple’s own words, Watch apps extend iOS apps. "You begin your Watch app development with your existing iOS app, which must support iPhone." That’s in part because Watch apps’ processing power is all coming from the iPhone. Apple says that "as the …

Court Rules Police Can Force Users to Unlock iPhones With Fingerprints, But Not Passcodes

A Circuit Court judge in Virginia has ruled that fingerprints are not protected by the Fifth Amendment, a decision that has clear privacy implications for fingerprint-protected devices like newer iPhones and iPads.<p>According to Judge Steven C. Fucci, while a criminal defendant can't be compelled to …

Court rules that cops can compel you to surrender your fingerprint to unlock iPhone

The ruling arose from a case surrounding Emergency Medical Services tech David Baust, who was charged for strangling his girlfriend. The attorney for …

D-Link AC750 Wi-Fi Portable Router and Charger Review

Anyone who travels knows there’s some inconveniences that can’t be avoided — back in the day that might be having to pay extra to make a phone call …

bKey: a backup smartphone battery the size of a car key

Let’s face it. For all the power that gets added to our smartphones year after year, the battery is quickly becoming the bottleneck in our enjoyment …

Gear & Gadgets

Tickle Makes Learning iOS App Programming Fun (video)

A new Kickstarter project has been launched this week called Tickle that has been created by the MIT Media Lab to introduce children into app …

Noke Bluetooth padlock unlocks with a smartphone

FUZ Designs envisions a future where your smartphone replaces your key ring, at least as far as your padlock is concerned. The Noke (pronounced …

iOS Apps

How to increase legibility with large and bold text for visual accessibility on iPhone and iPad

Large and bold text is an Accessibility feature that helps increase legibility by using the iOS dynamic type engine to make fonts bigger and/or …

FreeWavz: Fitness Monitoring Smart Earphones

<b>FreeWavz</b><p>Yet another fitness tracker could hit the market soon, and this one also does the job of headphones--smart, wireless headphones--so it would …

Earphones

TouchPico Pico Projector Turns Any Surface into Touch Screen

Want a large screen to enjoy your favorite mobile games, videos or present your great projects? Take a look at TouchPico, you may like to use the <b>pico</b> …

Mimoto SmartPen With Interchangeable Nibs Is Both A Digital Pen And Stylus (video)

If you are looking for a way to transfer your physical written notes and sketches into digital documents the new Mimoto SmartPen might be worth more …

Smart Card: The Amazing Credit Card-Sized Charging Gadget!

Holy Toledo, this is one of the coolest dang tech ideas to come round since, well, since cool tech things started coming 'round. But anyway, The Power Company has hit the Indiegogo funding goal for the amazing SMART CARD. (Although if you hurry, you can still grab a Smart Card perk pack for $39. …