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10 Apple Watch dating apps to supercharge your love life

Tim Cook called the Apple Watch his company’s “most personal device yet,” and the smartwatch is already promising to shakeup our notion of finding …

Apple Watch

Teach your kids (and yourself!) how to code with these iPad apps

Move over, Space Camp: Coding is quickly growing as a popular activity for kids, and not just for those who dream of being programmers when they grow …

Kids

Watch strap IDs its wearer's veins

Forget fingerprint or iris recognition - one Swiss company is developing a watch strap which can ID you using your veins.

The Biowatch chip contains a tiny camera that takes a photo of a users' veins from their wrist.

The image is then stored in the wristband and compared to the users' vein pattern …

Recognition

Make Money Online: Top sites apps that pay

Most 'earn cash from home' ads are cons. Yet if you've a computer or smartphone, there's a host of small ways to boost your coffers. Dedicated

Money

May 24, 2015

Android fans, Google I/O is coming next week and we’re just excited as you are for all the Googley goodies coming our way! The past week brought us …

Google

FBI investigates as ‘phantom’ cab rides appear on hacked British Uber accounts

The FBI in the US is looking into how British users of the taxi-booking app Uber have been charged for journeys they did not either book or make.

The minicab service, which charges users a fare depending on demand and distance travelled, says it has found no evidence of a security breach, although a …

United Kingdom

Kirby and the Rainbow Paintbrush review – perfect for younger gamers

Kirby returns in clay-sculpted form on the Wii U and as with the DS hit Kirby’s Power Paintbrush, he abandons vacuuming enemies in favour of drawn lines and tapping. This more sedate gameplay favours forward thinking rather than quick reflexes and along with beautifully tactile visuals creates …

Rainbows

Chromecast app update gives a clearer look at your streaming devices

If you're fortunate enough to have more than one Chromecast device at home, you should now have an easier time making sense of your streaming options. Updates to both the Android and iOS Chromecast apps give you a reworked hardware view that gives each device its own card, complete with its current …

Home Cinema

How to find the cheapest possible flights

Here’s a travel tip: It’s not just Google Flights that’s revolutionizing the cheap-airfare game.

I was supposed to have been at a friend’s house for …

Flying

Killing the business card with an email

For almost as long as there have been internet tech startups, there have been people trying to kill the business card. While the inefficient, environmentally dubious practice of exchanging a piece of dead tree with someone else definitely needs to end, I’m increasingly convinced that some clever …

Email

Instagram wants to reel you back in with emailed photo highlights

Instagram's photographic social feed isn't as novel as it once was, and you may be tempted to stop using it if you're overwhelmed by that never-ending stream of square pictures. How is the company supposed to keep you coming back for more? Though regular email blasts, apparently. TechCrunch has …

Instagram

Before You Go

Posted by Taylor Pipes on 23 May 2014

Are you hitting the open road this weekend? You’re not alone.

After a brutal winter, many travelers are eager to …

Memorial Day

Tip of the Day: How To Make Speakerphone Calls Using Siri

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I have several hours of commute time every week and I don’t always have my phone’s Bluetooth headset with me. If I want to make a call that means one hand holding the phone and only one hand on the …

Phones

How to spot a phishing scam - How to spot an online scam - Security software - Computing

Security software: How to spot an online scam How to spot a phishing scam

Phishing scams are one of the most common web cons. They impersonate …

Phishing

10 essential PC tricks and tips

10 essential PC tips and tricks

By on 23/05/2015 • ( Leave a comment )

Here at Which? it is our primary duty to ensure that you’re always using the …

Personal Finance (UK)

Top 10 Android app updates this week: Lyft, NFL Mobile

Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found …

Top 10

Abused Emojis keyboard for iPhone helps kids talk about battering, bullying and dark feelings

A new emoji keyboard for children may cause alarm — and that’s the point.

Abused Emojis, a free iPhone app, lets kids express with emoji some bad things that are happening to them at home or school. While a school counselor or trained therapist may ask a child to draw what they are thinking about, …

iPhone

21 time-saving Pinterest tools

If you’re managing multiple social media accounts—multiple channels for you and multiple channels for your brand perhaps—it sure helps to save time with the right tools.

We’ve found time-saving tools for Twitter and Facebook and our daily social media marketing workflows. Now that we’ve turned …

Internet Marketing

Are dating apps responsible for a syphilis spike in North Carolina?

A county in North Carolina is experiencing a small-scale syphilis outbreak, and the Public Health Department is pointing its finger at hookup apps as …

North Carolina

Office for iPad Needs To Improve File Caching

Microsoft is updating their Office apps on iOS at a pretty blistering rate, with a major update every one or two months, but it’s still lacking one basic feature for me: easier local storage.

Having Microsoft Excel on my iPad has been immensely useful, but it’s highly dependent on having a good …

iOS Apps

PayPal’s installment-based Easy Payments program and One Touch checkout service are coming to more places

PayPal announced a bunch of new rollouts and services at an event in San Francisco today, including Easy Payments and a simpler One Touch checkout experience.

The company trialed its Easy Payments monthly installment program with Apple in January and is now launching the service with more partners …

E-commerce

New Macs, Apple Watch update, TV plans more

This week on AppleInsider: New Macs, Apple Watch update, TV plans & more

Perhaps the most significant Apple-related event this week was the launch of …

Apple Watch

Free calls to your phone or broadband provider

By on 10/05/2015 • ( 1 comment )

Getting in touch with your mobile phone and broadband provider is a necessary evil at times, but it shouldn’t be an …

Phones

Fontstand wants to shake up the font licensing world, now lets you rent fonts and try them out for free

Fontstand, a new app for OS X, allows you to download and install fonts to try out entirely for free and pay for them on a monthly basis if you decide to keep them.

The service allows you to browse an extensive library of fonts made available by font foundries such as Typofonderie, Type Supply and …

Typography

Google Search Console now shows you how well your in-app content is performing

Google’s Search Console (formerly Webmaster Tools) has been updated with new reports to show developers how their mobile app content is performing in search results.

The Search Analytics report lists top queries, top app pages and traffic by country for each indexed app. You can also use filters to …

Google

Apple’s iOS 9 Could Herald A New Future For Older iPhones And iPads

Apple’s next-generation operating systems, for both mobile devices and PCs, are reportedly going to have a strong focus on zapping bugs and improving stability, reports 9to5Mac. We’d heard this about iOS before, but it appears this will be a smoothing year (but with new features, too). The more …

iOS

Self Serve Graphics, Animation and Video

Animation

Inbox by Gmail is getting a delete button and signature support but no ‘mark unread’ option

If you’re a fan of Inbox by Gmail, but frustrated by its lack of a single button to send messages to the trash and support for signatures, here’s some good news – that’s being fixed. If you want a ‘mark as unread’ option, well…

Android Police’s Artem Russakovskii was kvetching on Google+ about the …

Gmail

Apple Store app gets better security and Touch ID support

Account security has become increasingly important as identity theft runs rampant throughout the world. In the latest update to Cupertino’s Apple …

Security