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Why 5G will be the superfast Swiss Army knife of wireless networks

When it comes to the wireless networks of the future, speed won't be everything.<p>The advent of so-called 5G, or fifth-generation, wireless technology will bring incredible speed, for sure, with the industry aiming to see your network connection jump by 100 times. (Yes, 100.) More importantly, the …

TechSpot: The Best Graphics Cards: Nvidia vs. AMD at Every Price Point

You might say that 2015 hasn't been the most exciting year for graphics cards, though in many ways it was probably more eventful than 2014. All told, …

What is MU-MIMO?

Does the term MU-MIMO ring any bells? If it doesn’t, it soon will. Ready or not, this new Wi-Fi standard update is set to revolutionize the wireless …

Zagg Invisible Shield Glass: Perhaps the best investment for a new iPhone

I’m such a bad iPhone(s aapl) owner. I generally take good care of my handsets, mainly because I sell them to upgrade from one iPhone to the next. …

Leap Motion grows up with applications in augmented reality and physical therapy

When the Leap Motion controller came out last summer, my colleague Stacey Higginbotham was somewhat skeptical. It was lacking in compelling apps and …

iOS does this but OS X does that: Tracking the inconsistencies between Apple’s two OSes

With each new release of iOS and OS X, there are always feature inconsistencies between the two platforms that leave you wondering why. Some of the …

iOS 8 is poetry in motion in this stunning new video

When Tim Cook takes the stage at WWDC in a couple months, everyone is expecting him to unveil the latest iteration of Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS 8… the first major update to the OS since Jony Ive drastically overhauled it.<p>Most of us at this point have come around to iOS 7 being an …

Apple

Apple adds new channels to Apple TV ahead of major upcoming refresh

In the past few months, rumors have been heating up that Apple will begin taking TV more seriously with a refreshed Apple TV. Apple has been …

Apple Campus 2 detailed in new video

Apple has released a video detailing its new office campus in Cupertino which looks like an alien UFO flying saucer and has been dubbed as the …

Why Apple can't get Siri right (video)

Why does Siri so frequently get it so wrong? Hit play to see <i>Adventures in Tech</i> dive into the weird world of voice recognition, explaining (with the help of an expert) why getting a machine to <i>listen like a human</i> is no easy task.<p>From accents to background noise, there are plenty of obstacles that can …

Reboot and Reuse: Apple Offering Free Recycling of Its Gadgets

Apple's warm-and-fuzzy Earth Day announcements continue. Now, Apple Stores will recycle Apple gadgets for free — and even give some customers store credit.<p>Apple Stores worldwide will accept all Apple products "for free, responsible recycling." Customers who bring in gadgets that have resale value …

With latest ad, Apple wants to make Samsung turn green

Oh my, Apple strikes back in its ever so entertaining feud with Samsung… This time the occasion is Earth Day. Yes, really.<p>On April 22, ecologists celebrate Earth Day, a worldwide event dedicated to drawing attention to the problems of our environment. Earth Day also happens to be the perfect …

Tim Cook

With FuelBand exit, Nike signals the limits of tech's appeal

"It's not hugely surprising to me that Nike would shutter that business."<p>Christian Buss, Credit Suisse analyst<p>Nike is "not a technology company."<p>Sean Poser, analyst, Stern, Agee & Leach

Apple Releases iOS 7.1.1 – Includes Touch ID Enhancements, Keyboard Bug Fixes, More

- Apr 22, 2014<p>Apple has released iOS 7.1.1 to the general public today. The minor update – which comes a month and a half after the release of iOS …

Samsung hopes to make FaceTime a headache for Apple

After weeks of playing defense against five Apple patents, Samsung this week went after Apple with two of its own patents: one it says is infringed when people make FaceTime calls, and another that covers the photo gallery feature found on iPhones, iPads, and some iPods.<p>In the case of the video …

Apple iOS 7.1 Update Coming Next Week (Rumor)

We previously heard that the Apple iOS 7.1 update would land some time in March, and now according to Daring Fireball’s John Gruber, Apple will …

iOS

Next-gen Apple TV could include built-in TV tuner, wireless router - Pocket-lint

Apple will be taking its Apple TV set-top box a step further, moving beyond being just a deliverer of iTunes content, Netflix and Hulu.<p>9to5mac …

Apple patents curved touch screen and display tech - http://trib.al/45XtXFv

BBC launches five new subscription-free HD channels in time for Christmas

The BBC has announced it will be launching five new subscription-free channels on Tuesday 10 December.<p>The channels, listed as BBC Three HD, BBC Four …

Silic T-shirt Repels Water And Liquids Like Magic (video)

If your busy life life doesn’t allow you much time for washing clothes or you have the tendency to spill liquids on your white t-shirts on a regular …

Black Friday UK 2018: How to get the best best Black Friday deals

Black Friday has become a worldwide phenomenon. Coupled with Cyber Monday, Black Friday offers incredible deals from multiple retailers online and …

Shopping

Apple Spend Half A Billion Dollars On Sapphire Glass For iPhone 6 (Rumor)

We recently heard that Apple would be using sapphire glass in next years iPhone 6, the company recently announced a partnership with GT Advanced …

Gear & Gadgets

Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4: which one to buy this holiday season

‘Tis the season for some big decisions: Fake tree or real tree? Self-gifting or hoping for the best? And, of course: which new game console should …

Xbox One: lots of potential but ultimately a PS4 underdog – review

Xbox One, the latest games console from Microsoft, faces stiff competition from Sony's PlayStation 4 this Christmas. When Xbox One was first unveiled to gamers in May, Microsoft nearly blew it by focusing on the console's wider entertainment features. We were told we would be able to plug in our …