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Android 4.3 update causing problems with Nexus 4 handsets, rendering some unusable

While Android 4.3 is a relatively minor upgrade in the grand scheme of things -- bringing restricted profiles and some added graphical grunt to the platform -- it seems that the new OS version is wreaking havoc on some Nexus 4 devices. On Google's Product Forums, most people having problems report …

iOS 7 Will Immunize iPhones From Bogus Charger Attacks

Ars Technica<p>Apple has patched an obscure vulnerability in its iOS operating system that could have allowed a malicious hacker to install malware on …

A 'Google Play' version of the Moto X is coming soon

Five major US carriers will sell the new Moto X when it comes out later this year, but those who want a truly pure and unlocked version of Motorola's latest will be glad to hear that Google will be selling the device as well. Yes, there will be a Google Play edition of the Moto X. Like the Google …

Blip, Hulu, Vevo and Devour are coming to Chromecast

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Google’s (s GOOG) new smart TV dongle Chromecast is getting more love from video publishers: Blip, Hulu, Vevo and Devour all …

Amazon gets all Pinterest-like with 'Collections'

The e-commerce giant quietly launches a new feature that lets users add items to shopping wish lists and follow others with similar tastes and interests.<p>Amazon seems to be taking some cues from the social network Pinterest. The e-commerce giant launched a feature on Thursday dubbed Amazon …

eCommerce

Motorola unveils Moto X with 2,000 variations, including wood cover

After teasing it for weeks, Motorola finally unveiled its American-manufactured, customizable smartphone: the Moto X.<p>The Google-owned company said users will be able to customize a number of the parts on the Moto X, including various colors and materials such as wood. In total, more than 2,000 …

At Current Pace, Tablets Will Outsell PCs By Q2 2014

The PC market is in poor health, and consumers love tablets. When do those two trends cross? No prediction is perfect, but given simple trend analysis, it appears that by the second quarter of 2014, tablets will likely outsell the PC market.<p>That said, current market dynamics could accelerate, …

Kreyos Smartwatch Raises $1 Million from Crowdfunding

The crowdfunding campaign for the Kreyos smartwatch project has passed $1 million in support, proving once again that backers love them wearables.<p>Kreyos is still at a fraction of the $10 million of support that Pebble raised last year, but it <i>has</i> managed to raise 10 times the amount it was asking …

Minor evidence of fingerprint recognition in future iPhones discovered in new beta of Apple's iOS 7

iOS developer and tinkerer Hamza Sood has been poking around in the new 4th beta version of iOS 7 and has discovered references to fingerprint recognition. This could indicate that Apple plans to support such biometric ID measures in the next version of its iPhone, though evidence of new features …

Today's Apps Gone Free: Bellyfish, Splashtop Personal, ProCam XL And More

Just keep swimming in Duello's endless distance game, Bellyfish. We also have a business app that allows you to access your computer remotely, and a …

Send The Roman Flying As Far As You Can In Asterix: MegaSlap For iOS

If you’ve ever played titles like Burrito Bison or Catapult Madness, you’ll instantly understand how this game works. You control the power and angle …

Burritos

[ Gone Free ] Lil Red: Experience Little Red Riding hood like never before in this unique interactive storybook

[ Gone Free ] Lil Red: Experience Little Red Riding hood like never before in this unique interactive storybook<p><b>Lil’ Red – An Interactive Story</b> <i><br>(4.5</i> …

Little Red Riding Hood

Quirky App Of The Day: Pick And Pluck Away With Hair Removal

There are two beautiful girls that you can scan for hairs, scabs, or pimples. You can zoom in so that you can find the blemishes more easily. I …

Hair

Top iPhone apps on sale

We find the best deals on iPhone apps on sale to save you money daily. Our special technology filters the promotions to present you with only top …

New breath analyzer knows if you're burning fat

Developed in Japan, the sensor detects acetone concentration levels and sends them to a smartphone within 10 seconds to alert the user whether fat is being burned.<p>Tired of stepping on the scale to get a vague idea of whether all the hard work you put in at the gym is paying off? A new device …

Diabetes

Canon hit by rising popularity of smartphone cameras

The world's largest camera maker is seeing sales fall as smartphones with increasingly sophisticated optics gain in popularity.<p>The demand for Canon cameras is shrinking as smartphones become the de facto camera for consumers.<p>A report in the Japanese-language online edition of Nikkei doesn't paint a …

Cameras

Nikon Coolpix AW110 review: Rugged camera ready to shoot and share - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The <b>Nikon Coolpix AW110</b> is rated to survive being underwater down to 59 feet and drops of up to 6.6 feet along with being freezeproof and dustproof; has built-in GPS for geotagging among other things and Wi-Fi for easy shooting and sharing with iOS and Android devices. It is well priced …

Cameras

Gadgets galore: Droid Maxx vs. Galaxy S4; Nexus 7 vs. iPad Mini

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon helps readers decide which smartphones and tablets are right for them. With a bevy of new product introductions this week and coming soon, there are a lot choices.<p>It doesn't look like Motorola and its parent company, Google, got the memo that …

Mobile Technology

Riptide GP2 review: Jet-ski racing never looked this good - CNET

<b>The Good</b> <b>Riptide GP2</b> is an excellent sequel to the original, with dynamic wave physics, different game types, and tons of tracks to race.<p><b>The Bad</b> Online multiplayer only lets you race one-on-one. There are no forward and back tilt controls.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> Racing fans should buy Riptide GP2 for its …

Jet Skis

BMW's short, innovative road to the i3 electric car

On Monday, BMW shows off the production version of its all-new i3 electric car. CNET recounts the concepts and steps the company took to arrive at this milestone.<p>Back in 2010, BMW began talking up what it called a Megacity Vehicle, a new electric car it would develop for the cities of the future. …

Electric Vehicles

New Nexus 7 could pop up at your local Best Buy today

The latest Nexus is available at some BB stores ahead of its official July 30 due date.<p>Consumers should be able to snag the new Nexus 7 from Best Buy stores starting today.<p>A spokesperson for the electronics retailer told CNET that the new Nexus 7 is now available at Best Buy, both online and at …

Nexus 7

Nokia Lumia 1020 now up for sale at AT&T

The new Lumia is available through the carrier in a variety of colors and at a variety of prices.<p>U.S. consumers eyeing Nokia's new Lumia 1020 can now buy the phone from AT&T.<p>Equipped with a 41-megapixel camera, the 1020 is available through AT&T's Web site and will be sold in AT&T stores starting …

Mobile Technology

Samsung still smartphone king despite market share dip

The Korean handset maker's second-quarter smartphone share slipped to 30 percent, but that still far outstripped the competition, according to research firm IDC.<p>Samsung kept its firm lead over Apple in the smartphone arena last quarter, though both companies saw their shares drop.<p>For the second …

Mobile

Samsung overtakes Apple as world's most profitable phone maker

Apple held on to the top spot for four years before finally giving way to Samsung and its handsets in the second quarter.<p>Apple has lost another battle in its ongoing war with Samsung.<p>Research firm Strategy Analytics proclaimed Friday that for the first time in four years, Apple is no longer the …

Profit

Order from the secret Starbucks menu using iPhone, Android

Using one of these apps, you're able to order a delicious drink that's not even on the Starbucks menu.<p>Did you know there's a long list of drinks that Starbucks offers that you'll never find on the menu? Truth be told, with the various flavors, the combinations are near endless.<p>Walking into …

Coffee

Answer Android calls by waving your hand with Air Call-Accept

Air Call-Accept is a new app that allows you to answer calls on your Android phone by waving your hand over its proximity sensor. It mimics the air call-accept feature available on the Samsung Galaxy S4.<p>One of the fun air-gesture features of the Samsung Galaxy S4 is called air call-accept, which …

Android News

Geeksphone Peak+ Release Date, Price and Specs - CNET

<b>The Geeksphone Peak+, a Firefox OS phone</b> Geeksphone<p>If you're an untried phone maker hoping to break into the mobile phone business, there are certainly two safe bets in town: Apple's iOS and Google's Android. Upstart smartphone company Geeksphone, however, chose to place its bet on a dark horse in …

Mobile Technology

First cases for new Nexus 7 begin to appear

While the new Nexus 7 isn't the same size as last year's model, several cases are available at launch with plenty more on the way.<p>Whenever a new iPad is announced, it's quickly followed by a flood of accessory manufacturers announcing new cases for it. With the new Nexus 7, the number of case …

Android News

SpiritClips streams family-friendly movies to your phone or tablet

Also your PC and Roku box. Think of this Hallmark-powered service as a kind of PG-rated Netflix.<p>Sometimes I feel like I'm losing the fight to protect my kids from bad language, extreme violence, and the other inappropriate content that crops up in a lot of today's movies. And because they know how …

Boxee

Mysterious Apple office in Boston linked to voice tech

Apple has reportedly put some top voice-technology talent into its mysterious Boston office.<p>The story behind a rather mysterious Apple office that appeared in Boston's Kendall Square late last year has gotten a little more interesting.<p>According to a new report from Xconomy, Apple is using the …

Wolfram Alpha