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Flipboard launches user-created magazines, partners with Etsy (video)

Everybody loves Flipboard, right? If you're a fan like us, rejoice -- your favorite social magazine just got a whole lot better. Today Flipboard for iOS is receiving a major update that will let you create and curate your very own magazines. It also brings a boatload of other improvements to the …

MakerBot and OUYA join forces to let you print your own console enclosure

How to pass the time as the first OUYA consoles start shipping to backers? Well, if you've got a 3D printer at home, you can spend the hours printing your very own enclosure for the Android-based console. The gaming company has joined forces with MakerBot on a 3D printing development kit that'll …

OUYA ships early backer consoles, staggers delivery over the weeks ahead

OUYA is true to its word: the company has confirmed to us that it's shipping the first units of its namesake game console to the many, many people who crowdfunded at a tier high enough to set aside a production system. If you've received a tracking notice, you should expect to have the cuboid at …

The iTV: Apple Could Become Lord Of The 'iRings'

The latest “iTV” rumor would make Gollum proud. Apple’s possible television set is said to include an “iRing” accessory that serves as a “navigation …

Best Buy Is Offering Retina Display iPads At 30 Percent Off Retail

For those looking for a Retina display iPad, Best Buy has a great deal for you. The retailer is now offering third-generation iPads at 30 percent off …

Disney shuttering LucasArts, moving to licensed games model

Disney has shut down LucasArts, the video game arm of the Lucas entertainment empire, laying off its staff and ceasing its development of two forthcoming "Star Wars" games.<p>"After evaluating our position in the games market, we've decided to shift LucasArts from an internal development to a …

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Can independent developers make money from children's apps?

Making apps for kids is a tough business. Dozens of creative, educational and well-crafted children's apps are released every month – many from …

Bitcoin: the fastest growing currency in the world - video

Bitcoin is an unregulated, uncontrolled online currency – worth more than £500m, it's the world's fastest growing. It can be used to buy drugs, move …

How to become a mobile app millionaire

You have an idea for an app? Of course you do. Everyone has an idea for an app. Even my mum does, despite not having fully mastered the difference …

Flipboard 2.0 looks to make everyone the editor of their own magazine

When it first launched in July 2010, Flipboard was an interesting new spin on news aggregation: an iPad app that turned people's Twitter and Facebook …

Angry Birds helped Rovio double its revenues to £129m in 2012

Angry Birds games attracted 263m monthly active players in December 2012, helping their publisher Rovio double its revenues for the calendar year.<p>The …

Have scientists found dark matter?

Have scientists finally found dark matter?<p>It is important because it accounts for a quarter of all the mass and energy in the Universe.<p>Today will hear the first results from the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer, which was bolted on to the International Space Station and which has been scanning the …

How The iPad Totally Changed The World In Just Three Years

Apple's iPad was released to the world three years ago on April 3, 2010.<p>At the time, a lot of people were underwhelmed. We even called it a "big yawn," and said, "Jobs introduced something that is probably going to sell in the range of a few million units this year, much closer to one of the …

Windows continues to dominate PC shares with 8 on the upswing

This week the latest NetMarketShare report has been revealed, showing Windows to continue to dominate PC operating system shares in general, with …

Create Your Own Digital Board Games With DICE+

Innovation can come in many forms. That’s why Game Technologies, creator of DICE+, the first electronic dice, is on the look-out for cutting edge …

Windows Blue is Windows 8.1 insider claims (and expect it in a few months time)

Microsoft’s Windows Blue will launch as Windows 8.1, new leaks suggest, not Windows 9 as some have predicted, with the top-level branding still …

Rollei Innocube Pico Projector (IC200C) Is A Perfect Companion for Your Smartphone

<b>Rollei Innocube pico projector (IC200T)</b> brings you affordable and compact device which can be an ideal companion for your smartphones, tablets, or …

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Roku 3 review: our favorite media streamer, and the simplest to use, too

Roku's media streamers have carved out a notable niche for themselves, with what started out as a Netflix box, but quickly grew to include hundreds of other entertainment options. Whatever they've lacked in style, they've always made up for with an easy-to-navigate menu and remote, not to mention …

Samsung and Mozilla working on new web browser engine for Android

Samsung and Mozilla announced today that they’re partnering up to build a “next generation” and an “advanced technology” web browser engine, which …

One Year Later, Nearly Half Of Instagram’s 100 Million Users Are On Android

Instagram has been around for what feels like forever, but it seems like just yesterday that the app migrated over to Android after being a long-time iOS exclusive. Today marks one year of Instagram’s presence on Android, and to celebrate the company shared on its blog that in just that short time …