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Shazam Launches Its First Desktop App

14-year-old Shazam is preparing for an IPO–and coming to your desktop for the very first time.<p>It’s not uncommon for companies to arrive to the mobile market late. Sound identification service Shazam wasn’t late to mobile; it was late to the desktop.<p>The company’s audio tagging technology has …

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Android KitKat continues to grow with over 13 percent Android devices, Jelly Bean slips to 58.4 percent

Google’s Android 4.4 KitKat has for the first time hit a double digit mark in terms of adoption percentage across devices running on the Android …

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News18.com: CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News Headlines, Live News Updates<p>Read CNN-News18 breaking news, latest news from India and World …

Motorola sale cuts price on 32GB Moto X by $100

Motorola is trying to lure phone shoppers to its Moto X smartphone by offering $100 off the price of the contract- free 32GB edition.<p>In an online sale that started at midnight ET Wednesday and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET Thursday, Motorola has brought down the price of the no-contract 32GB Moto X by …

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Why You Should Be Excited For Extensions In iOS 8

Apple is routinely criticized for its closed operating systems — particularly iOS, hence all the jailbreaking— but at its WWDC keynote Monday, Apple began liberating iOS with a new mobile model that borrows the best of open ecosystems with Apple's notoriously tight security.<p>Call it a war on …

A Closer Look at 'Handoff' and Other New iOS 8/Yosemite 'Continuity' Features

During yesterday's WWDC keynote, Apple launched several new "Continuity" features to improve the cross-platform integration of iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite. One of the new abilities designed to allow better transitions from iOS devices to Macs is Handoff, which allows users to start a task on one device …

iOS 8 WebKit changes finally allow all apps to have the same performance as Safari

When iOS 7 launched, developers discovered that their apps with built-in web browsers were unable to achieve the same level of JavaScript performance as the stock Safari app. This was because Apple restricted use of its improved Nitro JavaScript engine to its own app, leaving third-parties with a …

Hands-on with the new Notification Center and Spotlight in OS X Yosemite (Video)

Two of the great updated features in OS X Yosemite are improved versions of both Notification Center and Spotlight, both of which have become staples on OS X. Both of these features have received substantial updates, dropping their old user interfaces entirely, and gaining quite a few new …

Sony Unveils Xperia T3 Smartphone

Sony announced a new smartphone today, the Xperia T3, which it touts as the world’s slimmest 5.3-inch smartphone.<p>The Xperia T3, which weighs 148g, is built with a stainless steel frame and comes in three colors — white, black and purple. Other than making sure the design of the super-slim phone …

Google Glass Gets Fancy New Frames and Shades

Google has announced a new collection of frames and shades for Google Glass. Called the DVF | Made for Glass collection, they were created in a …

Sony Launches Xperia T3, 'World's Slimmest' 5.3-Inch Smartphone

Sony has announced the Xperia T3, a 5.3-inch smartphone which the company claims to be the world's slimmest in its category.<p>Measuring 150.7 x 77 x 7 …

Huawei 10Gbps Wi-Fi prototype test paves way for next-gen wireless speeds

Huawei has announced that it has run a successful test of 10Gbps Wi-Fi in lab trials at the company's Shenzhen-based campus.<p>The exact speed reached …

HTC One (M8) Launch Fails to Avoid 27% YoY Revenue Drop in May

HTC has posted its monthly revenues for May 2014, revealing that the introduction of its new flagship smartphone wasn’t enough to help it stave off a steep decline in comparison to the same period last year.<p>While the release helped with a brief uptick in sales – April’s revenues were up nearly 13 …

Apple WWDC 2014: The 6 Biggest Moments

A lot of changes are coming to Apple products this year. Monday's keynote at the Worldwide Developers Conference showed the future of the iPhone, …

Android 4.4.3 KitKat fixes pesky camera drain issue

<b>Update</b>: We've now got a better idea of what the 4.4.3 KitKat update will include.<p>The biggest fix sorts out a pesky battery drain that could happen …

Instagram's new editing features could make it your only photo app

Ten new tools to help tweak and perfect your photos<p>There are times when Instagram's 18 filters don't seem like enough. The app was designed to make your photos look good with as little effort as possible, but after more than three years of Sutro, Mayfair, and Lo-Fi, Instagram's filters can feel …

Beyond the Filters: A Look at Instagram's Advanced Editing Tools

Instagram rolled out major updates to its iOS and Android apps Tuesday, bringing several new editing tools.<p>Until now, the photo-sharing app has …

Google Chrome Goes 64-Bit, Promises Better Stability, Security And Performance

Most modern operating systems now natively support 64-bit processors, but even though many developers now offer 64-bit versions of their applications, browsers have generally lacked behind this move (though there are a number of unofficial 64-bit versions of Firefox, for example). Google, however, …

Google Launches Chrome Extension End-to-End for Encrypting Emails

Google today launched a new Chrome extension called End-to-End for sending and receiving emails securely. As its name implies, the security tool provides end-to-end encryption: data leaving your browser will be encrypted until the message’s intended recipient decrypts it, and encrypted messages …

Chrome goes 64-bit on Windows with promises of faster, safer web browsing

While many apps and operating systems made the jump to 64-bit code a while ago, Google's Chrome browser is still stuck in a 32-bit world on most platforms, missing out on much of what newer computers can offer. Today, though, it's moving into the modern era: Google has released test versions of …

The iOS 8 lock screen is a portal to location-based apps

Apple detailed many of the new features for the forthcoming iOS 8 update at WWDC on June 2, but here's one neat little tool the firm left out of its …

Microsoft's touch-friendly Office may launch on Android before Windows

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella hasn't been leading the company very long, but he's already put forward a very clear message: the new Microsoft wants its best apps and services on all platforms, and it's not playing favorites. The launch of Office for iPad was clear evidence of that, and now it seems …

Motorola Releases Android 4.4.3 for Moto X, Moto G, Moto E

Motorola today announced it is rolling out Android 4.4.3, which was just released by Google, to the Moto X, Moto G, and Moto E this week. You can check the availability for your phone on this page as well as check out the individual release notes for each device: Moto X, Moto G, and Moto E.<p>The plan …

Inside HealthKit: Apple’s Answer to the Quantified You

Apple’s plan to help apps, third party devices and healthcare services collect, quantify and share your health data is ambitious and, if it works as …

Android 4.4.3 now rolling out to Google Play Edition and Motorola devices

It didn’t take long for Android’s new update to start rolling out, after the release of the Android 4.4.3 factory images and many a rumor. The software update has been hitting Nexus devices, including the Nexus 5 and Nexus 7, and now we are getting news of some other phones getting the OTA …

Microsoft’s Games with Gold Promotion Arrives on Xbox One

Microsoft today launched its Games with Gold promotion for the Xbox One, offering Max: The Curse of Brotherhood and Halo: Spartan Assault for free to Xbox Live Gold members. Deals with Gold is also live with a 50 percent discount for Crimson Dragon.<p>Games with Gold on Xbox One has a big difference …

New smartphone chip will beam high-definition holograms as early as 2015

Just imagine: a smartphone that projects 3D holograms into thin-air. If you can wait until the end of next year, and if you can believe the claims being made by a well-funded company called Ostendo, then your next handset could be capable of just that. Thanks to breakthroughs by the Californian …