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How to customize Control Center in iOS 11

In iOS 11, Apple lets you customize Control Center to your needs. Here's how.

Here are the best ARKit apps for iOS 11 you should try right now

Apple just released iOS 11 to the public, and a big feature is ARKit, the company’s SDK that lets developers easily create cool augmented reality apps.<p>Even though Apple announced ARKit a few months ago, there aren’t a ton of good options available right now to test out AR on your phone. But we’ve …

Apps

8 new features in WatchOS 4 you need to know about

Alongside iOS 11, Apple is releasing WatchOS 4 to Apple Watch owners. It's compatible with every watch currently available from Apple. There are a lot of new, beneficial features as well as some fun watch faces and a flashlight tool in WatchOS 4. Let's take a look.<p>Installing WatchOS 4<p>Before we can …

Change these iOS 11 settings right away

Whether you just got a new iPhone or iPad, or you've installed the update, these are the settings to change before you do anything else.

µPeek Professional Smartphone Pocket Microscope (video)

Scrona has developed a credit card sized smartphone pocket microscope which has been designed to provide a professional microscope that fits your …

Gear & Gadgets

Cheerson CX-10C Nano Drone with Camera

We have another great deal in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, the Cheerson CX-10C Nano Drone with Camera for $34.99.<p>The Cheerson CX-10C Nano …

Drones

Contour With Literally Anything

I'm convinced contouring wouldn't be as big if it weren't for the instant gratification. That and the fact that you can literally contour with …

They monitor hearts, count calories … but are health apps any good for you?

The Apple Watch is just the latest step in a fast-growing industry gathering data on our wellbeing<p>Going to the doctor’s is a pain. Why, if you have a recurring condition, do you need to take time off to go through the same checks to get the same prescription? How is it that the only time the doctor …

Spin Chill Beer Cooler Tool Cools Your Beer In Less Than A Minute

Don’t you hate it when you’re craving an ice-cold beer and then when you go into your ice chest to grab one, they’re still warm? Yeah us too. But now …

Coin, The Electronic Credit Card, Reaches Its Pre-Order Goal In 40 Minutes

We are, I believe, in an interstitial zone when it comes to payments. Credit cards are still king – just ask Square – and NFC is just a dream in most countries. That’s why Coin is so interesting. It’s a credit-card-sized device that holds other credit cards, allowing you to swap from card to card …

Toymail Is A Cute Talking Toy That Lets Parents Send Messages To Their Kids From An App

Here’s another twist on messaging aiming to make digital comms more fun. Toymail is a Wi-Fi connected toy that lets parents talk remotely to their kids via a smartphone app — with their message spoken in the toy’s tone of voice. Why can’t they just give their kids a cheap phone and call them up? Of …

Clockee Talkee Walkie-Talkie Clock

An affordable clock and thermometer that doubles as a two-way intercom. Its minimal design will blend in pretty much anywhere. Talk to all Clockee …

Doxie Flip Portable Scanner

The Doxie Flip is a portable flatbed scanner. You can remove its lid, flip it over and place it over the document you want to scan. You can preview …

Auto Ball Return Over the Door Basketball Hoop

Wow, the technology on these indoor basketball nets has greatly improved since the days of a flimsy piece of plastic hanging on your door. This …

Wireless Speaker Ear Warmers

Keep your ears warm this Winter yet still hear your music with these Wireless Speaker Ear Warmers. These ear warmers have integrated Bluetooth …

Programming Code Deck of Cards

It’s the ultimate set of playing cards for geeks. The code:deck is a set of cards where each card has programming code related to the card on it. …

Fly Or Die: Tylt Energi Backpack

The holiday season is nearly upon us, and we’re all scrambling to find each other the best possible gifts.<p>Well, if you’re close with someone who carries the world on their shoulders and always seems to be low on battery, the Tylt Energi backpack may be a good option.<p>The Tylt Energi backpack is …

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Online Life

Sony’s ‘lens-style’ cameras for smartphones are real, weird, and … awesome?

<i>Check out our review of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-QX100 lens-style camera.</i><p>Believe it or not, the rumors were true: Sony today officially announced …

Cameras

Why use one clunky Roomba when you can enlist an army of tiny cleaning drones?

The Roomba is great for many reasons: It picks up dirt and dust when you’re too lazy to sweep them up yourself, it’s entertaining to watch as the …

Beddit, The Sleep Sensor You Tape To Your Bed, Looks To Build Cloud App With Indiegogo Stretch Goal

Smart pedometers are just the beginning. Sensors of all kinds are emerging to track the way we move, what we do at home and the way we sleep.<p>Last week, I wrote about a Helsinki-based company called Beddit that ran an Indiegogo campaign for a sleep sensor you attach to your bed. They say it is so …

Physical Activity Monitor 'Shine' Launching in Apple Stores

Startup organization Misfit, a company co-founded by former Apple CEO John Sculley, has released Shine, a physical activity monitor for use with iOS devices. Shine includes features such as the ability to wear the monitor anywhere on the body with additional accessories, as well as mobile syncing …

House Key Scanning Service 'KeyMe' Launches for iOS to Help Users Recover from Lost Keys

KeyMe, a house key data and key replication app, has launched today for iOS, helping users keep secure virtual copies of their keys even in the event that their original keys are lost.<p>The app includes features such as the ability for users to scan in virtualized photos of keys on their phone using …

Size Comparison of a 12.9-Inch iPad with Smaller iPad Models and 13-Inch MacBook Air

Back in May, Korean site <i>ETNews.com</i> reported that Apple was looking at the possibility of launching a 12.9-inch iPad in early 2014 as a larger sibling to the original 9.7-inch iPad and the 7.9-inch iPad mini. The rumor, which included a claim that the device would be called the "iPad Maxi", was …

Tree house!!

For those of you who don’t know how amazing my husband is, here is a glimpse.<p>He has almost single-handedly remodeled our house, room by room, over …

Treehouses

Google Will Soon Launch Google Web Designer, A Free HTML5 Development Tool For Creating Web Apps, Sites And Ads

Google will soon launch Google Web Designer, an HTML5 development tool for “creative professionals.” The service, Google says, will launch within “the coming months” and is meant to “empower creative professionals to create cutting-edge advertising as well as engaging web content like sites and …

Porkfolio Piggy Bank Saves You Time to Save Its Life - Technabob

The fragile nature of the traditional piggy bank was meant to force you to save your money until you really needed it, but it also meant you couldn’t …