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Get the Note 5's screen-off memo feature on older Note devices

If you have a Note 5, or you've checked out our review of the device, you may have come across the screen off memo feature. This is a setting that will let you write on the device screen as soon as you remove the stylus, without having to unlock it or open a note-taking app. XDA user Xperiacle saw …

Note-Taking

360-degree camera makers are focusing on the consumer market

Jim Malcolm pulls up a video on his smartphone he recently shot at Disneyland.<p>At first, it looks like a typical family vacation video: We see a ride from Jim's point of view as a carriage whooshes into tunnels and back out again.<p>With a swipe of his finger, the camera spins around and we see Jim's …

Modern Camper Expands 3X with a Simple Press of a Button

When on a road trip, hauling a teardrop-style camper is easy thanks to its small size. But with this convenience comes a distinct design disadvantage: there isn’t a lot of living space. Beauer offers an ingenious solution to this problem with their 3X camper. It uses telescope-style folding to …

Is Amazon a grueling, hostile place to work? N.Y. Times says yes, Jeff Bezos says no

What's it like to work at<p>Amazon? Depends on who you ask.<p>In a report published Sunday in the New York Times, writers Jodi Kantor and David Streitfeld outline a work environment that's hostile and grueling. According to the report, employees at the online retailer are expected to compete with one …

Cuban internet delivered weekly by hand

<b>Cuba is a land in many ways cut off from the rest of the world. For one thing, general public use of the internet is restricted and most people don't have access to a connection.</b><p>But many have found a surprising way to get their favourite web content in spite of restrictions.<p>Much of the largely …

70 Years Since the Dropping of the Atomic Bomb on Japan

Aeronautics

How to set up your own Raspberry Pi powered VPN

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1180000/1180963_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524630451_d7730ab5d4a6600f50ce22b205307da7<p><b>Eyes are everywhere online.</b><p>The websites you visit often track where you came from and watch where you head off to next.<p>A VPN - or virtual private …

Nintendo working on 5 mobile games, according to DeNA

<i>Correction: This article originally interpreted Asako’s remarks to mean that all upcoming Nintendo mobile games would use different genres. That isn’t necessarily the case. We apologize for the error.</i><p>When Nintendo finally enters the mobile gaming market later this year, it will try to have …

Samsung could unveil Galaxy S6 Edge+ in August

The S6 Edge+ would be a larger-screened version of the regular S6 Edge as Samsung battles to regain lost market share and sales.<p>August could be a busy month for Samsung based on the latest rumors over new smartphones.<p>The Korean mobile phone maker will announce and launch both its Galaxy S6 Edge+ …

Islamic State suicide attacks in Iraq's Anbar kill 17 troops

BAGHDAD (AP) — As Iraqi forces gathered for a major new offensive to try to take back the sprawling Sunni heartland of Anbar province, Islamic State …

The Underwater Internet

A wireless world relies on more than cloud technology. Half-century-old cable stations are critical nodes where messages can still be delayed, censored, or intercepted.<p>In 1962, during a period of technological and political transition in the undersea-cable industry, the Keawaula cable station was …

National Security Agency (NSA)

Supergirl pilot episode leaked on torrent sites

The pilot episode of CBS' upcoming show <i>Supergirl</i> has appeared on torrent sites 6 months before its planned release, <i>TorrentFreak</i> reported Friday.<p>The …

Game of Thrones

CHIP is a $9 Raspberry Pi killer

The Raspberry Pi was definitely a game changer when it hit shelves at only $35. But CHIP is hoping to make the Pi look positively pricey by comparison. The Kickstarter campaign has already blown way past its $50,000 goal. In fact, at the time of this writing its approaching $500,000. Like the Pi, …

These are the coolest cars you'll never drive

Our ability to drive innovation through creative visualization has helped us explore the reaches of space, put powerful computers into our pockets and design some bad-ass car concepts. There's always been a seed of futurism in automobiles: Manufacturers and hobbyists alike have been crafting unique …

Emerging Technology

LeTV announces three new Superphones with USB-C ports in tow, coming soon to the U.S.

Chinese smartphone manufacturer LeTV has just announced three new “Superphones” that will eventually make their way to the United States. Dubbed the Le Max, Le 1 Pro and Le 1, these budget-friendly handsets are the first smartphones to features USB Type-C charging ports.<p>For starters, the Le Max …

Grab Samsung’s Galaxy S6 apps and wallpapers here

Called useful by some and bloat by others, the Galaxy S6 comes with the latest version of Samsung’s custom Android applications, which have been re-designed and spruced up with some new features for the latest Lollipop version of Touchwiz. XDA forum member <i>Albe95</i> has ripped these apps from a Galaxy …

Net neutrality: How we got from there to here

The road to crafting lasting regulation to protect the open Internet has had several twists and turns. As the FCC prepares a vote to adopt new rules, CNET takes a look back to the origins of the current debate.<p>From the Internet's earliest days, US policy makers have been grappling with the question …

OnePlus One will be available without an invite every Tuesday

OnePlus is making its “no invite” events a regular occurrence, with the OnePlus One set to go on sale with no strings attached every Tuesday.<p>Announced on the company blog today, the new system will see both the 16GB Silk White ($300) and the 64GB Sandstone Black ($350) versions go on sale without …

35 Ways To Rock The Basic T-shirt - Inspiration Guide

There’s no stylish man who doesn’t appreciate a fine suit, but the humble t-shirt is another story. Even the most well-dressed gent has been guilty …

Earin Wireless Earbuds

Love music but hate cables? Earin may well be the perfect solution if that´s your case! These are the world´s smallest wireless earbuds, as they say, …

Here Comes Another Oddly Shaped, Curved Smartphone

LG unveiled the first version of the G Flex at the end of 2013 just after Samsung had announced its curved phone, the Galaxy Round.<p>The second iteration of the G Flex, however is expected to come with a more powerful 64-bit processor and tri-band carrier agreggation, which should make upload and …

10 tips and tricks to get the most out of your new Chromecast

Advertisement<p>36 Comments<p>Credit: Robert Fruehauf/Shutterstock<p>Someone put a new Chromecast for you under the tree, or maybe you just bought one for …

Torque, Microsoft’s Alternative To “OK Google,” Now Works On Android Smartphones

Microsoft this morning has released an app for Android smartphone users called Torque that allows you to shake your phone in order to perform a voice search, similar to Google’s “OK Google.” The difference is that instead of waking up the app with a standard keyword command, it’s the shaking motion …

Video: Making Music On A Tiny Tesla Coil

At Maker Faire 2014, the music was...electrifying<p>Tesla coils are popular for demonstrating wireless electrical transmission, nifty experiments...and ability to shoot bolts of lightning. Plus, you can modulate the coil's output to produce different tones and even play songs. Musical groups have …

Maker Faire

Guess Who Are The Top 10 Solar Panel Makers In the World?

Solar equipment makers are gearing up to expand production again after many of them had to idle production lines or close factories. So who are the top 10 solar panel makers these days?<p>IHS released its ranking today that put Trina Solar as the top shipper of solar panels in 2014, followed by Yingli …

OnePlus One to open up pre-orders soon, but there's a catch

The OnePlus One has been sort of an underground hit, namely due to the fact you could only purchase the handset with an invite. Thankfully, if you've had your eyes on it for a while, OnePlus just revealed that its $300 Android smartphone is, more or less, ready to go mainstream next week, on …

Samsung Gear VR first look

Samsung's first shot at virtual reality, with some help from Oculus, is off to an interesting start<p>Some say that virtual reality is the next frontier …

Sony PS4 Remote Play and Game Control Mount coming to Z3 devices

Sony has announced that its new Z3 lineup will exclusively get PS4 Remote Play, a service that has so far only worked with the Vita. The console will detect your Z3 device over WiFi and unlock it, letting you play with a DualShock4 wireless controller using the new GCM10 Game Control Mount (see the …