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GEAK Ring puts NFC on your finger, unlocks phones and shares your contact card

Some say NFC is dead, but GEAK from Shanghai wants to prove them wrong. Announced alongside the GEAK Watch earlier today was this GEAK Ring, a tiny NFC-enabled wearable device that stores your identity. The ring's pitched as an intuitive way to unlock your phone -- just hold it with the hand that's …

Chinese Supercomputer Is Now The World's Fastest - By A Lot

Every six months, the Top500 organization reveals its list of the world’s fastest supercomputers. And for the past few lists, there’s been a lot of movement. In June 2011, it was Japan’s “K” supercomputer. In June 2012, it was IBM‘s Sequoia. In November 2012, Cray took the lead with its Titan …

Make Your Android Device Look Like iOS 7 With This Jelly Bean Theme

A new Android theme mimics the design of iOS 7, Apple’s newest mobile operating system. The theme is a combination of custom icons and the Nova Launcher home screen replacement for Android 4.0+.<p>The designer explains:<p>Apple unveiled their next generation iOS 7 on June 10, but it won’t come to iPhone …

iOS 7: App Store's new Kids category is big news for parents and developers

"Parents are going to love this," said Apple's software and services boss Eddy Cue, as he announced the upcoming addition of a Kids category to the …

The iPhone Mini Running Jonathan Ive’s Redesigned iOS 7 Would Be Gorgeous [Gallery]

What would a budget or mid-range iPhone mini look like with a radical new vision of iOS 7 installed on it, fronted by that skeuomorph-hating design perfectionist, Jony Ive?<p>Martin Hajek — one of the most talented Apple concept designers around — wanted to know, so he created a new budget iPhone …

Jony Ive

Terrafugia TF-X: The vertical take-off flying car - ExtremeTech

By on May 10, 2013 at 2:02 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Terrafugia, the Woburn, MA, company …

Aviation

Lumia 925 hands-on (with video): The thin & light Lumia 920 that Nokia should've released last year - ExtremeTech

Lumia 925 hands-on (with video): The thin & light Lumia 920 that Nokia should’ve released last year<p>By on May 14, 2013 at 10:51 am<p>This site may earn …

Apple seeks to add Galaxy S4 to ongoing Samsung patent suit in California

In its ongoing second major patent trial against Samsung, Apple yesterday filed a statement with the US District Court in California claiming that after examining the recently released Galaxy S4 it has “concluded that it is an infringing device and accordingly intends to move for leave to add the …

Chrome Web Store

How to use VoiceOver and visual accessibility on iPhone and iPad

iPhones and iPads aren't just for those with perfect, 20/20 vision. Using the accessibility features — functions like inverting colors and VoiceOver …

AT&T clarifies Galaxy S4 pricing: 16GB model will cost $199.99, 32GB for $249.99

Last week, AT&T announced pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S4 would begin on April 16th, and it also said the device would cost $249.99 with the requisite two-year contract. Now, AT&T has clarified things a bit — the 32GB model will indeed cost $249.99, but the carrier will also sell a 16GB …

Rovio to Bring Facebook Game 'Angry Birds Friends' to iOS

Rovio today announced plans to bring social Facebook game Angry Birds Friends to the iPad and the iPhone. Angry Birds Friends merges classic Angry Birds gameplay with Facebook-integrated social features like weekly tournaments and score sharing.<p>Pop some piggies with your friends wherever you are! …

Best Buy Plans To Setup Samsung Stores-Within-A-Store For Galaxy S4 Launch

For the last two years, Best Buy stores across the country have hosted a mini Apple Store within a store to bring more attention to Apple’s iMacs and MacBooks. As a point of solace from the barrage of tablets, desktop PCs, and laptops in Best Buys busy stores, the little Apple Stores give customers …

Apple Will Begin New iPhone Production In Q2, Launch This Summer [Rumor]

We’ve heard rumors that Apple will unveil the iPhone 5S in June of this year, and it turns out that there might actually be some truth to the rumors.<p><i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reported today that Apple plans to begin production of the next iPhone in Q2 of 2013. The new iPhone will have the same shape …

iPhone

iOS 7 Is Running Behind As Apple Pulls Engineers Off OS X 10.9 To Finish It [Rumor]

There’s a great discussion unfolding over on Branch between some Apple reporters about the future release date of iOS 7.<p>According to the sources of those involved in the discussion, Jony Ive’s fingerprints will be all over iOS 7, the only problem is it’s taking longer to develop than originally …

iPhone

Is Apple Working On Building An iRobot?

One would think that the self-evident answer to the question posited in this post’s headline would be “No,” followed by a pregnant pause, a licking of the lips and then followed it up with the words “You idiot.”<p>And, in fact, that probably <i>is</i> the answer. But if Apple’s <i>not</i> working on a robot, then why …

Mac Software

Wacom Announces Super Cute, 1.85-Inch Bamboo Stylus Mini

I love my Wacom Bamboo Stylus; it’s by far the best stylus I’ve owned for the iPad. And although I wouldn’t exactly call it big, I wouldn’t want to carry it around in my pocket all day. Fortunately, Wacom has a new, smaller and super cute version of the Bamboo for that.<p>Called the Bamboo Stylus mini …

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Curious About BlackBerry 10? Try It Now On Your Android Or iOS Device

In case you hadn’t already heard, BlackBerry launched its new BlackBerry Z10 back in February, finally making its new BlackBerry 10 platform available to the public. The device has gotten off to a surprisingly good start for the Canadian company, with more than one million units sold during its …

BlackBerry

Beautiful Acoustic iPhone Speaker Dock — With DIY Plans

You could easily make your own iPhone amplifier dock from a shoebox. Or better, an old wooden wine case. Or best of all, you could get out your clamps, drills, router and hot glue and go medieval on some pile of wood’s ass. If you choose the latter route, then you should download the plans (totally …

Woodworking

Analyst: You Won’t Control Your iTV, You’ll Finger Its ‘iRing’

Brian White, an analyst with Topeka Capital Markets, brings us a crazy new rumor about the much-anticipated Apple television today following recent meetings with supply chain sources in China and Taiwan.<p>White claims that the “iTV” will finally launch during the second half of 2013, and that it’ll …

Remote Controls

What If The Budget iPhone Looked Like The iMac G3? [Image]

I really like Nikolai Lamm’s concepts for imaginary, rumored, (and possibly forthcoming) Apple products, and this transparent concept for a cheaper budget iPhone is no exception. I love how it merges the 2012 iPod touch’s candy colored backshell with the iMac G3’s transparent casing.<p>I think there’s …

iMac

Come Get Some! Duke Nukem II Now Available For iOS

<i>Duke Nukem II,</i> the side-scrolling shoot ’em up first developed for PC, is back to celebrate its 20th anniversary on iOS. This is original <i>Duke Nukem</i> at its finest — only it’s been optimized and improved for touchscreen devices.<p>The game comes with 32 action-packed levels that let you relive this 1993 …

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Apple Launches New ‘Why You’ll Love iPad’ Campaign

Last week Apple launched its new ‘Why You’ll Love iPhone’ webpage that many viewed as a defensive effort to combat the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S 4. Today, Apple unleashed a similar website, only for the iPad.<p>The “Why You’ll Love iPad” webpage on Apple.com gives potential customers a number of …

iPad Mini

BMWs, Minis Get Glympse One-Touch Location-Broadcast Feature

Glympse is a clever — and potentially lifesaving — feature that we’d love to see in more smartphone-connected cars.<p>It started out as a free app that can broadcast the user’s location to selected contacts, Facebook friends or Twitter followers. But it’s become a valuable tool for drivers of …

Android Phones

Microsoft reportedly selling its MediaRoom IPTV unit to Ericsson

It's not been a great few years for Ericsson, but the company is looking to cheer itself up by bidding for one of Microsoft's cast-offs. According to <i>Bloomberg's</i> usual cabal of persons familiar with the matter, the beleaguered networking giant is gunning for Redmond's MediaRoom IPTV Unit. As …

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG

The style rebel steps on the gas.<p>Subtlety doesn't cut it anymore in Stuttgart-Untertürkheim. The new CLA-class, proclaimed a "style rebel" by design chief Gorden Wagener, has made that clear with its voluptuous lines and playful styling elements. This "four-door coupe" appears compact, but it’s …

The new 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG has 355-horspower going to all four wheels and costs $48,375. Is this pocket rocket a bargain? More -> http://bit.ly/16XAZZD

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Nook’s iOS App Now Offers Comic Books, HD Magazines & More

If you’re a frequent user of the official Nook app for iOS, then you’re going to love its latest update. In addition to support for high resolution magazines on the iPad, version 3.4.0 introduces support for Nook Comics, more detailed imagery, better organization options, and lots more.<p>The update …