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Netflix's 1980s Scifi Throwback Stranger Things Is Must-(Binge-)Watch TV

<i>Stranger Things</i>—an eight-part Netflix series that debuts July 15—is set in the 1980s and is heavily influenced by Stephen King and Steven Spielberg …

Steve Jobs 'played no role at all' in designing the Apple I or Apple II computers, Woz says

Fourteen-year-old entrepreneur Sarina Khemchandani did just that, scoring an interview with Woz in late August.<p>There was, if you remember, some controversy surrounding how the Ashton Kutcher "Jobs" movie portrayed Jobs' involvement in the design and development of Apple's first products.<p>So …

Apple II

Dual Selfie Camera Smartphones, Yoga Tablets, Smartwatches And PCs: Lenovo 'Occupies' The IFA

BERLIN – With an impressive lineup of speakers, from Microsoft’s vice president Nick Parker, to Intel’s Kirk Skaugen to several of the company’s own managers, Lenovo unveiled yesterday night several devices, at Europe’s largest consumer electronics fair, the IFA.<p>Unfortunately, some of them, like …

Mobile Technology

Wim Wenders Wants You To Give 3D Cinema A Chance

Wim Wenders is a name that signals an immediate flow of love and admiration from cinephiles and road movie fans. From the road films that defined much of his career, including 1975's "Alice in the Cities" and Palme d'Or winner "Paris, Texas," to his most revered masterpiece, 1984's "Wings of …

Making Movies

Best media players and streamers

The battle for what, or should I say who, controls your TV has been raging for several years now. This battle isn’t about your actual TV, it is about who gets to put content on your TV. In the Android ecosystem there are several important services that allow you to buy, rent or stream media. The …

Smart TV

TuneIn's new Premium tier removes the ads and introduces new sports and audiobook stations

TuneIn is going freemium. The Web radio service today announced a paid subscription that offers some notable benefits over the standard free tier.<p>First up, you’ll gain access to 600 commercial-free music stations. Thats a small portion of TuneIn’s over 100,000 total stations, but should still be an …

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 review

Samsung's Note line of phones has always been about three things: a huge screen, outsized performance, and a stylus. But now, with the Galaxy Note 5, two of those three things aren't so special anymore. Every Android phone is big now, and almost all of those big phones are fast and powerful. And …

Phones

10 apps that should be core smartphone features

So I trawled the hundreds of apps I’ve installed, and compiled a “top 10” of the ones I feel wouldn’t look out-of-place integrated into a phone’s inner workings.<p>It’s worth noting here that these aren’t necessarily the best built or designed apps out there — it’s more about the core functionality. …

Apps

Microsoft Windows 10 Bombshell: It's Free For Everyone

<b>Edit:</b> Since publishing this article, Microsoft has since altered its original blog post and has more recently added a statement from Microsoft’s Gabe Aul, who has apologized for the confusion caused by the original post in relation to the supposed ‘free’ Insider copies of Windows 10 referred to in …

Windows 10

CBS’s Video Streaming Service Now Offers Live TV In Over 60% Of The U.S.

CBS’s on-demand video streaming service will now offer local, live TV feeds which cover over 60% of the U.S., the company announced this morning. CBS All Access, the network’s over-the-top streaming video service, has long attempted to differentiate itself from competitors like Netflix by making …

Smart TV

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Al Gore

How to download Android APK files from the Google Play Store

There might be various reasons that you would want to download an APK directly from the Play Store. One might be that an app (especially Google apps) …

Amazon’s Echo and the smart TVs that are listening to and watching everything you do

Pretty soon your toaster will soon be one of the few things that isn’t keeping track of your every move – or at least you’d hope so<p>Amazon’s Echo defies easy description. Actually, that’s not quite true: the easy way to describe it is “creepy as hell”. What’s trickier is explaining what it is.<p>The …

Astronauts Make a Water Bubble... IN SPACE!… IN 3-D!

Fun with zero gravity! It’s science.<p>To quote the late, great author Douglas Adams, space “is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, …

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Tunivisions.net<b><br>Tunisie , Médias : Al Wataniya 1 dans une nouvelle parure à partir du samedi 14 ...</b><b><br>Tunivisions.net</b><br>La chaîne nationale Al <b>Wataniya</b> 1 …

Aimee Mann in 3D - New Concert Series "From the Basement" Premieres on 3net July 15 at 9 PM E/P

The Best Android Apps From September 2014

From vertical video-killers to location-based tweeting, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in September. Here, we sift through the rubble to present you with our selection of the best Google Play newcomers from the past month.<p>Horizon<p>Horizon lets you shoot horizontal videos …

11 Tips And Tricks To Get The Most Out Of Your Android Phone

Since Android is an open platform, there's plenty of room for customization.<p>Beyond personalizing your phone, there are a few easy practices that can keep your phone neat and organized with plenty of battery life to last all day.<p>Here are some tips and tricks every Android user should know.

Apps

17 Fixes To Common Internet Problems We All Know And Hate

If you're reading this, it means some part of you enjoys surfing the Internet. Maybe you even enjoy spending an enormous percentage of your day doing it.<p>But are you doing it correctly? Is your web browsing as efficient, productive and fun as it could be? If you're unsure, and you should be, follow …

Songza now cues up the blues when it rains

Songza has always been about the feels — about finding the right music to match any moment, whether it's waking up on a Sunday morning, pre-gaming in your apartment with friends, or moping over a breakup. The service even offers a "3 AM Airport" station that provides relevant jams for when you're …

Inside LA’s TV channel sharing trial: Can broadcasters part with their airwaves?

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: http://www.shutterstock.com/pic.mhtml?id=117218686<p>If you’re a Los Angeles resident who gets their TV through an …

Windows 8.1 Update 1 download leaked early by Microsoft

Microsoft finalized its upcoming Windows 8.1 Update recently, but the company appears to be sharing it a little early today. While the software maker is expected to release the update officially in April, Microsoft has only detailed a few of the features in the update and has not yet provided an …

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FORTUNE — Andrew Braccia, a Silicon Valley venture capitalist, often rolls his eyes when he comes across yet another list of the hottest New York startups. Most often, Squarespace, which he helped to finance, does not make the cut. Yet, he says, Squarespace is bigger and more successful than most …

How Google Could Make Almost Everyone a Chrome OS User

I’ve spotted an interesting change in the way I use my MacBook Pro recently– I’m using Chrome to do increasing amounts of work. I’d say a good 90 percent of my computer usage now happens inside of Chrome.<p>Pretty much the only non-Chrome apps I use most days are Skype (although I try to push people …

December's Best Android Apps

With December 2013 now consigned to the history books, we thought we’d take a retrospective look at some of the more notable apps to hit our radar over the past month. So without further ado, here’s a quick snapshot of some of the best Android apps to hit Google Play in recent weeks.<p>VSCO<p>VSCO Cam is …

Microsoft’s ‘Project Siena’ lets anyone create Windows 8.1 apps

Microsoft is releasing "Project Siena" today, a Windows 8.1 app that lets you easily create your own Windows app. It’s designed as a quick tool for building Windows 8-style apps without any programming skills. It’s also a touch-friendly way to create apps from a tablet, rather than using the …