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The 73 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>Best Android apps 2018: Productivity apps<p><b>57. Google Keyboard</b> (free)<p><i>Better than 99%</i> …

Supper Bowls for the Super Bowl

Sure, supper bowls are a thing.<p>So, you misspelled Super Bowl and you got here. Whoops! But wait! Don’t go! As long as you’re here, make the most out …

The 10 best iPhone apps you should use in 2016

1/<p>Google Photos is the best app for managing and backing up your photos in the cloud.<p>Google<p>Google Photos is an overall better solution to Apple's …

9 Foods to Help You Sleep

These all-natural sleep aids will have you hitting the pillow—and riding stronger— in no time<p>Tired and stressed? Join the club. Forty percent of Americans report having some symptoms of insomnia within a given year, according to the National Sleep Foundation. And being tired all the time is no …

The 6th Borough: 9 River-Based Proposals for New York City

While the waterways connecting the five boroughs of New York City are already home to everything from food-producing barges to boats reclaimed as …

Slow-Cooker Spiced Sweet Potato and Carrot Mash Recipe

These sweet potatoes have just enough (read: plenty of) butter, heavy cream, and milk. Brown sugar and cinnamon play up the natural sweetness, but I also slip in a subtle ingredient that adds complexity: carrots.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>A long cooking time at low temperature enhances the candy-like …

In Smart Home, Retrofit May Be The Next Big Thing

When you look around at many of the smart home systems coming to market, most require what is called in the business tech world a ”fork lift upgrade”, meaning you have to throw out your old hardware and replace it with new gear in order to get the advantages of new technology.<p>Take the Nest Protect …

Verizon Will Let You Upgrade Two Months Early So You Can Buy An iPhone 6

Thankfully, that means if you're not due for an upgrade quite yet, you may be in luck.<p>Verizon's new promotion will you upgrade up to two months early, and yes, you're able to use that deal to buy an iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, according to 9to5Mac.<p>Here's the exact wording of the promotion:<p>As a …

Ybrain Raises $3.5M To Fund Trials Of Its Wearable For Alzheimer’s Patients

Ybrain, a Korean startup that makes wearables for Alzheimer’s patients, announced today that it has raised $3.5 million in Series A funding led by Stonebridge Capital, bringing its total raised so far to $4.2 million. Co-founder Seungyeon Kim told TechCrunch that the money will be used for clinical …

Which cheap tablets are worth buying?

A few years ago, tablets were poised to replace laptops as the computing device of choice. That never happened, as we've largely stuck with laptops and phones as our daily drivers, with tablets relegated to a secondary role. If you don't use a tablet that much, it certainly seems wise to avoid …

Back to School 2014: The 13 best accessories

Once you've figured out your laptop and smartphone situation, chances are you'll want to invest in a nice backpack or a few extras to make the dorm room feel like home. Our back-to-school accessories picks are a perfect mix of necessities and extravagant nice-to-haves. Check them out below, and …

9 tips every Windows user should know

CloudGOO’s New App Turns All Your Cloud Storage Accounts Into One Big, Combined Drive

CloudGOO, a newly launched Android application with something of a silly name, offers a way for you to smush together all your cloud-based file storage accounts to form one big cloud drive in the sky. That is, the app aggregates your cloud drive accounts into one mobile interface, then uses that …

iPhone 6 Will Include Temperature, Humidity And Pressure Sensors [Rumor]

According to a new report, the iPhone 6 will feature a range of new in-built sensors — including one for temperature, one for atmospheric pressure, and one for humidity.<p>The report comes for sources who spoke to Sun Chang Xu, news chief analyst at ESM-China, suggesting that Apple will include new …

Azoi Unveils 'Wello' Health Tracking Case for iPhone

Science and technology company Azoi has unveiled the Wello health monitoring case for the iPhone 4S, iPhone 5 and iPhont 5s, allowing users to track various human metrics such as blood pressure, heart rate, temperature and more, reports <i>GigaOM</i>.<p>The case itself features a thin design with Bluetooth …

Ask your Moto X “What’s up?” and it reads your notifications aloud

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Motorola(s goog) updated its Touchless Control software on Wednesday evening, adding an optional feature to read incoming …

Most iPhone 6 concept videos are silly, this one could be fairly accurate [Poll]

There are a lot of very silly iPhone 6 concept images and videos around, from convex curves that maximize reflections and vulnerability to damage, to completely transparent phones (invisible batteries and circuit boards are the new black, apparently). This concept by Sam Beckett isn’t terribly …

Verizon's new prepaid cellphone plans let you buy rollover data

If you don't like commitment, a prepaid phone plan can be appealing -- but not if you have to predict your data needs well in advance. Verizon may offer a lot more flexibility with its new Allset plans, though. While there's only one base $45 per month plan for smartphones with unlimited calling, …

Motorola Hints At New Moto X This Summer

Motorola has given a strong hint that the successor to its flagship Moto X handset is coming this summer, and reiterated its commitment to providing lower-cost devices.<p>The company took to Twitter during the Mobile World Congress conference to answer questions from followers and the press. Among …