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1Password app review: keep all your passwords in one place, protected

1Password<p>Price: $17.99 (as of June 12, 2013, marked down to $8.99)<p>1Password by AgileBits Inc. is an app designed to remember all of your passwords …

New iPhone apps worth downloading: CC: Stand-Up, Bridgy Jones, 9th Dawn

Today’s new apps are all about entertainment, starting with the comedy stylings of a few hundred comedians. I’m talking about the new CC: Stand-Up …

Verizon Launches FiOS Android App With Live TV Access

Verizon FiOS today launched its Android app, bringing up to 75 channels of live TV, DVR management, and FiOS video-on-demand capabilities users on …

Google updates Gesture Search, now recognizes over 40 languages

Gesture lovers and polyglots rejoice! Yesterday, Google updated Gesture Search for Android phones and tablets, making it compatible with even more languages. The app provides quick access to music, contacts, applications, settings and bookmarks -- to name some -- by letting users simply draw …

Twitter launches #FollowMe: highlight reels based on tweets, photos and Vines

It's common for Twitter regulars to get a stream of new followers, but it's not always clear why they should follow back -- how do you summarize a person's post history in a few seconds? Twitter wants to solve this by launching its #FollowMe tool. The service uses Vizify to build a short, …

New Nexus 7 not joining tablet pricing race to the bottom, report says

<i>Nexus family – Nexus 7 on the right</i><p>A new report from Taiwan claims that Google will not join other tablet manufacturers in slashing tablet prices for new devices like its rumored second-generation Nexus 7 tablet.<p>According to <i>DigiTimes</i>, which talked to “sources from the upstream supply chain,” the …

Amazon Creates A 3D Printing Store, Vaulting The Technology Into The Mainstream

If you thought you and your RepRap were safe from posers, you’re sunk: Amazon has just opened a store for 3D printers and printer accessories that seems to, at the very least, allow smaller manufacturers to get a foothold in an increasingly tight market.<p>Available on the “pop up web store” or …

Facebook hashtags #introduced

Social network Facebook has introduced hashtags, allowing users to click and see what their firends think about trending topics.<p><b>Facebook</b>said that it will begin to roll out the feature on its social network, making it easier for users and advertisers to find hot spots of user activity around …

Apple Reportedly Trying 4.7- and 5.7-Inch Screens On iPhones Next Year, Cheaper Model Coming In Fall

Apple is looking at various changes to its iPhone lineup over the course of the next year, according to a new report from Reuters, including two sizes of larger smartphone devices, in both a 4.7-inch and 5.7-inch flavor. The “phablet” plans are also being considered alongside a less expensive …

Google launches Cloud Print app for Android devices

Android users now can print photos, documents, and other files directly to certain printers with Google's Cloud Print app.<p>Landing in Google Play on Wednesday, the app allows you to print from any compatible Android phone or tablet to any Google Cloud Print connected printer. You can also share …

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Minimalist iOS 7 Banner Goes Up at Moscone West for WWDC 2013

Apple is putting up new banners promoting iOS 7 at the Moscone Center where its Worldwide Development Conference is taking place next week, as noticed by <i>MacStories</i>.<p>The company had previously confirmed that the next version of the iOS operating system would be unveiled at WWDC. The extremely simple …

Kevin Smith on Superman’s shaving habits and the death of TV

Kevin Smith isn’t typically someone you’d expect to see hawking a company’s product. He’s a DIY sensation, the architect of cult-turned-mainstream …

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Hillary Clinton makes Twitter debut

Hillary Clinton made her ballyhooed debut on Twitter on Monday, launching an eponymous account on the popular social media platform.<p>The former secretary of state and possible presidential candidate in 2016 made public her account on Monday; it had been established earlier, but was restricted to …

Apple unveils iOS 7, iTunes Radio, new MacBook Air and Mac Pro sneak peek

People hanging out close to the stage at Moscone West, before Apple's WWDC keynote begins.<p>On Monday at Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, CEO Tim Cook hosted a keynote that saw the unveiling of a sharp new Mac Pro, new MacBook Air models with better battery life, a …

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Why 1998 Was the Best Year in Music for Millennials: Jay-Z, Britney Spears, More

It was the best of times. It was an age of prosperity, with six years in a row of fiscal improvement under the leadership of President Bill …

Out of Jail, Does Wesley Snipes Have a Second Act?

Actors Wesley Snipes is still a few weeks away from becoming a free man. Still, the 50-year-old one-time star can spend his last days on house arrest …

Mexican Cartels Tap US Prisons to Expand Operations and Draft New Talent

Mexican cartels are identifying and recruiting talent in American prisons, seeking “free agents” to connect on their release with their …

Edward Snowden’s Employer, Booz Allen Hamilton, Has a Huge PR Problem

Booz Allen Hamilton is a publicly traded company with a market capitalization of $2.5 billion, about 24,500 employees, headquarters in McLean, Va., …

Meet John Oliver, Jon Stewart’s ‘Daily Show’ Replacement

On Thursday night’s episode of <i>The Daily Show</i>, Jon Stewart attempted to offer a heartfelt sign-off as he headed to a summer hiatus. The moment was …

Edward Snowden, We Love You: Why We Should Resist the Hero Worship

It was an immediate online beatification. On Twitter and in the insta-columns produced immediately after he disclosed his identity, Edward Snowden, …

Apple confirms new Mac Pros will be assembled in the USA

Springsteen will be proud. Today, Apple has confirmed that the company's new Mac Pro line of desktops will be assembled in the US before they arrive later this year. While we were promised it a fair while back, Tim Cook was certainly right when he said it would involve an existing line of devices <i>--</i> …

How To: Free Up Space by Deleting Apps' Cache Files

Ever notice that you’re running out of free space, and apps like <i>Instagram</i>, <i>Spotify</i>, and <i>Vine</i> are taking up a lot more space than they should be? Some …

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Apple announces iOS 7, 'biggest change' since the introduction of the iPhone, coming this fall

Apple has officially taken the wraps off of iOS 7 at its Worldwide Developer Conference today. iOS 7 is the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system that debuted back in 2007 on the original iPhone. According to Apple CEO Tim Cook, iOS 7 is the biggest change to the platform since the …

iOS 7 Control Center allows quick toggling of Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, AirDrop, and more

Apple is finally giving users an easy way to toggle their settings straight from any screen that they'd like. By dragging up from the bottom of the screen, users can access a new feature called Control Center, which includes easy access to a variety of options, including brightness, Bluetooth, and …

New Gestures Introduced In iOS 7

With the brand new release of iOS 7 will come some new gestures for everyone to take advantage of.<p>A left edge swipe will go back to the previous …

Apple Adds New Control Center To Its Mobile OS In iOS 7

Apple has just announced that its forthcoming software update iOS 7 is set to launch with a new feature called "Control Center." Control Center can …

Edit Documents In Your Browser With iWork For iCloud

At WWDC, Apple announced a Web based extension to its iWork software suite called "iWork for iCloud." Users of Macs and PCs can create and edit …

iOS 7's new Photos app adds filters, automatic sorting, new sharing features

As part of Apple's massive iOS 7 update, the buit-in Camera and Photos apps have received huge changes. When you're shooting, you can pick a square, Instagram-style aspect ratio and add filters. Once you're done shooting, the Photos app now includes "moments," an automatic organization structure …