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12 New Features In iOS 8 Beta 2

Apple has just released the second beta of iOS 8, and here, we run through some of the key changes and alterations that the fruit company has made …

The new Moto X could be the best Android phone ever made

Today, Motorola announced its second-generation Moto X, the successor to the company’s rebooted flagship smartphone that was unveiled just over a year ago. Yes, the phone will simply be called Moto X again — not X+1, as some rumors had suggested — and it’ll be available for the same $499 unlocked …

Simple hack shows Secret posts aren’t as anonymous as they seem

The idea behind Secret is that you can share anything to your social circle with the comfort of total anonymity. Users’ identities are kept hidden, and that’s what’s supposed to make the app enjoyable or whatever.<p>As it turns out, it’s not that hard to see who someone actually is on Secret. The …

So why isn't there more app store competition?

If you want to download an app on your phone, you'll most likely head to a marketplace owned by Apple or Google. It'll be tough for any wireless carrier to establish an alternative.<p>When consumers want to download applications on their smartphones and tablets, it's usually Google or Apple that's …

Apps

Germany expels CIA official in US spy row

<b>The German government has ordered the expulsion of a CIA official in Berlin in response to two cases of alleged spying by the US.</b><p>The official is said to have acted as a CIA contact at the US embassy, reports say, in a scandal that has infuriated German politicians.<p>A German intelligence official was …

Surveillance

Apple tells China it doesn't monitor iPhone users' locations

The company responds to a claim by a state-run media outlet that the iPhone's Frequent Locations feature is a threat to the country's national security.<p>Apple has responded to a state-run Chinese media outlet's claim that the iPhone's Frequent Locations feature is a potential national security …

Privacy

Is Your Smartphone Addiction Making You Sick?

From the editors of GoodHousekeeping.com, five negative side effects of smartphone addiction.<p>You constantly look at it. When you aren't around it, you feel anxious, and when you have it, it's all you can think about. Yes, we're talking about your smartphone. Our obsession with mobile gadgets has …