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Olympus OM-D E-M10

Looking to buy into the Olympus line of interchangeable lens cameras? With three OM-D models currently on the market, there is plenty of choice. …

Apple unveils CarPlay iPhone system at Geneva show

Apple has unveiled its new iPhone technology for cars at the Geneva Motor Show.<p>CarPlay allows iPhones to plug into cars so drivers will be able to call up maps, make calls and request music with Siri voice commands or a touch on a vehicle's dashboard screen.<p>It requires Apple's latest software, iOS …

Samsung Shamelessly Rips Off Apple’s iPad mini Design With Galaxy Tab 3

- Jul 23, 2013<p>Once again proving that they’d rather copy Apple than innovate with their own products, Samsung has once again returned to ripping off …

Life-Size Papercraft Model Of Mass Effect's Jack

This is a life-size version of Jack from the Mass Effect universe made entirely out of paper by Deviantartist Tankball. As I'm sure I've told you …

50 Questionable Things 'Every Geek Should Know'

Note: This is only a small portion of the graphic, hit the jump to see the whole mile-long thing.<p>This is an infographic featuring 50 things that …

MagBak Is the World's Thinnest iPad Mount

For those looking for a slim iPad mount look no further than the MagBak Kickstarter campaign. It can mount to walls, your fridge, your hands and more …

Half of Existing iPhone Owners Say They’ll Buy a New Model Immediately

- Sep 6, 2013<p>A survey of Ask.com users shows that almost half of existing iPhone owners plan to upgrade to the new iPhone immediately. And they plan …

iPhone 5s vs. iPhone 5c: A closer look

Better or more colorful?<p>When we took a closer look at the iPad Air and Retina iPad mini, we were basically dealing with the same tablet in two …

Samsung To Launch A New Exynos Infinity Processor At MWC 2014

Apple gave other OEMs something to work on with the launch of its 64-bit processor in the iPhone 5S, and many are rumored to catch on in the coming …

Ubuntu Smartphones To Launch Later This Year

Last year, Ubuntu revealed they will launch Ubuntu-powered smartphones this year, and we even saw a few rumors and glimpses of what it could be. We …

iOS 7 gets its first complete jailbreak, with a big catch

You've mostly been out of luck if you've wanted to jailbreak iOS 7 so far; what options have existed have been incomplete at best. Cracking the code just got a lot easier, though, as evasi0n 7 has just arrived. The untethered jailbreak lets Mac and Windows users freely modify iOS 7 on any device …

Official CyanogenMod ROM now available to every Oppo N1

If you've had your Oppo N1 since launch but would rather use <i>anything</i> besides its Android one-off ColorOS, the hardware manufacturer doesn't take it personally. In fact, you'll find a version of CyanogenMod that's tailor-made for the device if you click over to Oppo's forums. Previously, the custom …

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact review: a good thing in a small(ish) package

Last year, Sony finally reached the end of the alphabet with its Xperia Z. It wasn't just that the company ran out of letters, though: With the Xperia Z, we saw Sony streamline its scattered phone strategy, piping all its attention into a single high-end device. Then, it followed up with the Z1, …

Under Lenovo, will Motorola have better luck with Chinese smartphone buyers?

You may struggle to take Lenovo seriously after Ashton Kutcher, its new "product engineer," knelt before CEO Yang Yuanqing at the Yoga Tablet launch in Beijing. But this is the same Chinese company that's making a second-round purchase from IBM -- previously for its PC division with $1.75 billion, …

This is the red Nexus 5 (hands-on)

Valentine's Day is coming up, and 'tis the season for special red versions of well-established phones to magically pop out of the woodwork. It seems to happen at least once or twice this time of year, and the first one to make an appearance this year is the Nexus 5. Just like its black and white …

Steve Wozniak thinks Apple should build an Android smartphone

Yes, folks, this is real life. In an interview with <i>Wired</i>, at the Apps World North America conference, Steve Wozniak revealed his belief that Apple should create a phone using Google's Android operating system. According to him, "There's nothing that would keep Apple out of the Android market as a …

Verizon's HTC One is finally getting a taste of KitKat

Well, that was quick. Just a few hours after an HTC product manager tweeted the good news, Verizon Wireless customers have found that the much-anticipated KitKat update is landing on their HTC Ones. Start mashing that software update button if you haven't already, friends.<p>In addition to Android …

Samsung Galaxy S5 might come with a fingerprint sensor

Folks excited to buy a Galaxy S5 so they can authenticate with their eyeballs and feel like Ethan Hunt might be in for a disappointment. According to <i>Sammobile</i>, Samsung's upcoming flagship will come with a fingerprint sensor -- one that's embedded on the home button à la iPhone 5S. If this report is …

'All New' HTC One leaks again with a bright gold paint job

Is there anything that <i>hasn't</i> already been leaked about HTC's photography-focused successor to the One? Not much, except that we haven't seen publicity renders quite as detailed as the one just shared by <i>@evleaks</i>. It suggests that the dual-camera handset will be offered in a gold flavor when it …

Nokia Lumia Icon review: a big step forward for Windows Phone

When Nokia came out with the Lumia 1520, we were treated to a new side of Windows Phone. All of a sudden, Microsoft's smartphone OS had come of age; it was using the best available hardware specs and a wave of big-name apps had finally arrived in the Windows Phone Store. Even so, we were concerned …

Canonical, Partners Promise First Ubuntu Phones This Year

Roughly a year after Canonical introduced its Ubuntu platform for smartphones, deals have been inked with Meizu and bq to finally ship product.<p>PCMag …

Mobile

The Best Wireless and Bluetooth Speakers of 2018

Whether you're looking for a rugged, take-anywhere speaker for the beach or a multi-room sound system, here are some of the best Bluetooth and Wi-Fi …

Audiophile

50 Best Free iPhone Apps of 2015

Plenty of iPhone apps are worth paying for, but there are plenty of great free ones, too. Here are 50 of the best.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Apps

Gionee Has Debuted An Absurdly Slim Smartphone

It takes a lot to stand out in the mobile market these days. The rapid advance of technology often means that today’s cutting edge phone is …