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Best apps for casting media

After you’ve decided on picking up your very own Chromecast, it’s time to find out and download some different apps that support casting, so you can …

VPN Unlimited Premium Plan: 3 years of secure browsing for just $19

Having access to a VPN is extremely important in today’s age. Use public WiFi? Want to see if your bandwidth is being throttled? Work remotely? Don’t trust your ISP or carrier? Want to see video or content that is only available in the US or while you are travelling? Then having access to VPN to …

Information Systems

Tronsmart launches new media player with Cortex-A17 CPU

Tronsmart, has announced its latest device, the Orion R28, its first device to include a Cortex-A17 based processor. The specialist Android media player manufacturer has built its latest device around the Rockchip RK3288, which is probably the first commercially available Cortex-A17 processor on …

Media Players

Kobe Bryant Shows Off Soccer Skills in Brazil

It's no secret that Kobe Bryant is a soccer fan. So with the 2014 FIFA World Cup underway, the Los Angeles Lakers superstar decided to show Brazilian fans what he can do with his feet.<p>The Black Mamba visited Nike's Casa Fenomenal in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday and kicked a ball around with some of …

Soccer

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 is here with more power, more pixels, and a refined design

What do you do when you’re one of the world’s largest smartphone makers and it’s time to update your flagship device? If you’re Samsung, you trot out the new Galaxy S5, a refined and updated take on last year’s wildly successful Galaxy S4. Like the new Gear wearables, the Galaxy S5 looks and feels …

Mike Mayock Claims He'd Take Khalil Mack No. 1 Overall in 2014 NFL Draft

Khalil Mack already figured to be a top pick in the 2014 NFL draft. On Friday, though, he received a major endorsement from Mike Mayock.<p>Speaking to KFAN 100.3 in Minneapolis, the NFL Network analyst said that the former Buffalo Bulls linebacker isn't just the best defensive player on the board—he's …

Football (U.S.)

The best iPad apps for painting and sketching

iPads have become fantastic devices for artists of all levels. Whether you are a painter or sketcher by trade, or just for fun, there are many iPad …

Get a 5,000mAh mobile charger for $16.99, shipped

This portable power supply has the one feature all chargers should have.<p>It's not all about the mAh, people.<p>Sure, the more milliampere-hours packed into a mobile charger, the better. A 5,000mAh battery is better than a 2,000mAh battery because it supplies more power between charges. But I daresay …

Gear & Gadgets

This Vine compilation video of magic tricks and sorcery is so much fun

Here is a tummy tickling compilation video of Vines from Zach King, the magic wizard of Vine. He'll snatch cats out of computer screens, turn Rubik's …

Amazon Black Friday 2013 deals

In the frantic leadup to Black Friday, every retailer is looking for a way to differentiate its sale from the competition. Amazon's trick is to go all out with daily deals. Starting Sunday November 24th, the retail giant will begin offering deals with deep discounts. They'll come thick and fast — …

The best iPad apps for kids

Kids like playing with devices, especially if they come with a big screen. Unlike the iPhone, the display screen of the iPad makes everything look …

HTC One Max to have fingerprint scanner, purported images reveal

HTC’s extra-large smartphone will apparently offer users fingerprint-reading functionality, a new set of images reveals.<p>The pictures below reportedly show the HTC One Max (also known as the T6), which is expected to launch later this year.<p>Provided by Taiwanese site <i>ePrice</i> – which has been a constant …

Phones

NFL news roundup: Aaron Hernandez money voided, Marcus Lattimore will sit out training camp

Aaron Hernandez's guaranteed money was voided, and Marcus Lattimore said he won't be taking part in training camp on Saturday. Read on for more you might have missed from Saturday.<p>The New England Patriots voided the remaining guaranteed money owed to former tight end Aaron Hernandez on Saturday. …

Who's Behind the Sad, Anonymous Truth of 'My Startup Has 30 Days to Live'?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A mysterious Tumblr began circulating through the tech press on Tuesday as an anonymous startup …