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8 Great Apps for Second-Screen TV

Apps for Second-Screen TV<p>1. <i>The Walking Dead</i> Story Sync<p>2. <i>The Vampire Diaries</i> App<p>3. HBO Go<p>4. The Nick App<p>5. Team Coco<p>6. Shazam<p>7. tvtag<p>8. Twitter<p>In a …

Superyacht concepts get the Zaha Hadid treatment

The concept, newly revealed as part of an exhibition of Hadid's work at the David Gill Gallery in London, is for a 128-m (420-ft) superyacht, along …

AppSeed turns your sketches into functioning app prototypes

<b>Kickstarter project AppSeed allows you to photograph your sketches on paper or a whiteboard and turn them into a functioning prototype of your app.</b><p>In …

Buyer’s remorse? Here’s how to go back to iOS 6 while you still can (Update: Loophole closed)

Update: Bad news. Apple has stopped signing the 6.1.3/4 so you won’t easily be able to downgrade.<p>Apple launched iOS 7 yesterday, and while adoption rates are soaring, some users are less-than-thrilled with the new look and feel of their phones. Typically Apple doesn’t allow iOS to be downgraded to …

Pretend You're Tony Stark With The Iron Man 3 Deluxe Hero Light-Up LED Shirt

Everyone thinks Tony Stark is one of the coolest super hero alter egos out there and now you can at least pretend you’re the smart ass billionaire …

Audi's Wild Nanuk Quattro Concept

The Volkswagen Group released the Audi Nanuk Quattro Concept ahead of the Frankfurt Motor Show and by the looks of it, it’ a pretty wild …

The rumors about the price of the iPhone 5C were wrong, and it could hurt Apple in China

Most analysts thought that the new, “cheaper” iPhone 5C would be priced to move in emerging markets, where $400 and up is out of reach of all but the richest consumers. But Apple stayed true to its roots and priced the cheapest new iPhone 5C at $549 without a mobile plan in the US, and a painful …

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Apple TV Will Get Overhauled, According To Rumor

The Apple TV is something of the underachiever of the Apple family; it was supposed to be this massive bulldozer of a streaming box, but it hasn’t …

21 Awesome Features Missing from the New iPhone

The new iPhones with iOS7 are packed, nay <i>packed</i> with amazing new features, colors, camera abilities, software doodads, and more. They're nothing short of miraculous hunks of modern tech gloriousness. But they're also, shockingly, missing a few key features we'd really like to see in future models. …

Stick Your iPhone Here: Apple's New 5S and 5C Charging Docks

In addition to introducing several new iPhone models today – the iPhone 5S and the multi-colored iPhone 5C – Apple also unveiled two new docks to …

Which new iPhone feature excites you most? (poll)

Take a deep breath. It's over until the next time. We now know the skinny on the features the new iPhones have in store for Apple fans. The iPhone world has certainly gotten a lot more colorful, with customers getting options ranging from champagne gold to bright green.<p>In case your mind is buzzing …

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Apple event video released: relive iPhone 5S, 5C, and iOS 7

While the team at Apple revealed the likes of iOS 7 for the first time earlier this year at their developer conference WWDC 2013, we saw this mobile …

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C: everything you need to know

Apple’s iPhone event on Tuesday brought us the two new devices we expected — and not much else. At a comparatively subdued and small event, the company replaced last year’s iPhone 5 with two models: the iPhone 5c, a colorful plastic phone that starts at $99, and the iPhone 5s, a high-end device …

Apple’s iPhone Event: Everything You Need To Know

Apple just held a splashy press event in several global locations to launch its new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. Did you miss it? Here’s everything you need to know.<p>Apple, as it promised, has just managed to “brighten everyone’s day” with a big news conference that revealed the iPhone 5S and the iPhone …

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Purported images of next-gen iPad shell leak out

Just days before the expected launch of two much-anticipated iPhones on Tuesday, more images have emerged of what's purported to be Apple's next-generation iPad.<p>Sonny Dickson, who is a frequent leaker of all things Apple, on Sunday posted an extensive gallery of alleged fifth-generation iPad parts, …

Microsoft presses play on Xbox Music for iOS, Android apps

Microsoft is expanding the reach of its Xbox Music streaming service with the launch of apps for the iOS and Android mobile platforms and free streaming on the Web.<p>Previously available only to users of Windows-powered devices, the service now allows users of Android and iOS devices to subscribe to …

Sony Announces New PlayStation Vita

Sony is holding a press conference in Japan where it just announced a lighter and thinner version of its PlayStation Vita that is coming soon.<p>The handheld console will be around 20 percent thinner than the previous version, while Sony has announced that it will replace the OLED display with an LCD …

Sony Announces PS Vita TV

Sony has made its third announcement at the SCEJA Press Conference, and it’s arguably the most significant of the day.<p>The company has unveiled PlayStation Vita TV: a 6cm x 10cm gadget that connects to a TV to let users play Vita and PSP games, and access a broad range of entertainment services — …

iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C launch to 'brighten everyone's day', says Apple

Apple's invitation to an event at its Cupertino headquarters on Tuesday promises to "brighten everyone's day". Shown via satellite link in Europe it will, for the first time, also be shown to a select group of guests in China.<p>Even though the iPhone maker has said nothing about what is ahead, its …

Apple's Jonathan Ive teams with Bono for AIDS benefit, auction to include gold EarPods

U2 frontman Bono has turned to some powerful friends in the design world for an upcoming Red benefit auction. Famed Apple designer Sir Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson have spent a year and a half curating a collection of pieces that will be sold at Sotheby’s New York on November 23rd. The auction …

Snapchat Releases Snapchat Micro, An App For The Galaxy Gear Smartwatch

Remember the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch unveiled a week ago?<p>Snapchat certainly does, and the ephemeral messaging app has released an app specifically for the wrist-worn gadget. Called Snapchat Micro, the app lets users send snaps directly from their wrists.<p>Users can take a picture with the …

Apple’s Untold History Reveals Why The iPhone 5C Will Be In Color

To Steve Jobs, the iMac’s trademark Bondi blue finish was a mistake. And his response echoes all the way to the upcoming iPhone 5C.<p>In 1998, at a special Apple event in Cupertino, then-interim CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the product that would herald Apple’s comeback: the iMac. But as Jobs went …

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New iPhone to include fingerprint scanner: WSJ

Ahead of Tuesday's event where Apple is expected to unveil new iPhones, the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reports that the higher-end model will include a fingerprint scanner. The feature has been widely rumored by Reuters, the <i>WSJ</i>, and elsewhere; apparent references to the hardware have been found in the beta …

What You Should and Shouldn't Expect from Apple Today

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Today, Apple is holding another one of their keynotes, where they will probably announcing some new …

Designer Robert Brunner on the difficulties of making hardware and the future of Apple

Industrial designer Robert Brunner, the founder of design group Ammunition, works with a lot of companies that want to build hardware products for …

iPhone 5S: Apple's new hope?

A fingerprint sensor and a model specially aimed at China could be among Apple's new plans for the iPhone announced this evening.<p><b>iPhone 5S and 5C release - live</b><p><b>Apple</b> will launch its new <b>iPhone</b> today amid a wave of rumours that the device will feature a fingerprint sensor, and could be accompanied by …

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New iPhones: Apple Facing Very Different Issues At Home And Abroad

As Apple prepares to unveil new iPhones later today, the company faces increasingly different competitive marketplaces. In the U.S., Apple is thriving, hitting a record high in market share as smartphone penetration continues to rise. Abroad, the story is very different, as very inexpensive …

I'm Going to Buy 6 Apple iWatches. Here's Why.

In a few hours we are going to see what Apple has been working on lately. There’ll be new iPhones, maybe some new software and perhaps even an Apple TV or iPads.<p>And one more thing.<p>Please, let there be a ‘one more thing’ this time!<p>It is not like we deserve a brand new revolution from Apple, but it …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

Elon Musk just started building a real 'Iron Man' laboratory

The SpaceX founder plans to unveil gesture-based system next week<p>SpaceX and Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk has often been compared to a real life version of Tony Stark, aka Iron Man. Director Jon Favreau has openly said that Musk inspired his depiction of Stark in the first <i>Iron Man</i> film, and both …