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Samsung may release PadFone type device in 2014

Samsung may have an interesting device to unveil in 2014 if some early benchmarks turn out to be true. A Samsung device with the model SM-G900F …

Apps, Games, and Mobile Trends

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How to play Blizzard’s Hearthstone on your tablet right now

<i>Update: Hearthstone is available as an iPad app now in certain countries. Find out more here.</i><p>Hearthstone is a very good digital collectible card game, but it has one drawback: You have to play it on PC or Mac since developer Blizzard hasn’t released a mobile version yet.<p>Sure, Hearthstone is in the …

Street Fighter mobile card battler coming to Japan

<i>Street Fighter: Battle Combination</i>, a mobile card battling game centered around the Street Fighter series' classic goal of chaining together powerful attacks, is on its way to Android and iOS devices in Japan, according to the game's website.<p>The game allows players to duke it out in five-on-five …

Snapchat security issue has not been addressed since its discovery in August, could pose serious privacy concerns for users

Gibson Security has found a security issue in Snapchat, the popular photo/video messaging platform, which could allow hackers to easily exploit the …

7 Powerful Truths That Can Improve Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Pleasure can be supported by an illusion; but happiness rests upon truth.”<br>– Sébastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort<p>How you live is determined by your …

5 Thoughts For Those Struggling With Depression (Or Life) | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

There is an old quote attributed to the writer Henry James where he tells his nephew Willie, “There are three important things in human life. The …

7 Things To Ask Yourself To Truly Wake Up In Life

Far too often our minds get clogged up by the stress of life. Add in the words and thoughts from other people and you’ve a recipe for disaster in …

How to stop procrastinating instantly - 3 easy techniques

The following 3 techniques are <i>extremely</i> powerful and work instantly. I’ve been developing and refining them over the years – they are based on solid …

Procrastination

The REAL Reason Your Skin Is So Oily

Plus, how to tame the slip 'n' slide that is your forehead<p>Oily skin can be super frustrating. Unfortunately, here’s some not-so-fair news about your complexion: The oiliness of it is determined by genetics, says Joshua Zeichner, M.D., a dermatologist and director of cosmetic and clinical research …

Oily Skin

Instagram updates official Windows Phone app with photo tagging and maps

Along with the two new features, you have your usual bug and crash fixes and some user interface improvements. See our previous hands-on footage for …

Samsung unwraps game controller for Android phones

Android smartphone owners can add some gaming savvy to their device via a new controller from Samsung.<p>Dubbed the GamePad, the steel-framed controller grasps your phone as you work the knobs and buttons to play your favorite games. The GamePad can hold Android devices ranging in screen size from 4 …

Windows Phone 8.1 includes notification center and Siri-like personal assistant

Microsoft is preparing to ship its Windows Phone 8.1 update with two significant changes: a notification center and a Siri-like personal assistant. Sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans have revealed to <i>The Verge</i> that the company is currently beta testing copies of Windows Phone 8.1 internally, …

Windows Phone 8.1 reportedly getting a Notification Center and personal assistant

With each new update, Microsoft's Windows Phone platform resolves more and more concerns that we've had ever since its initial launch three years ago. According to Tom Warren at <i>The Verge</i>, Microsoft has a new update in the works -- currently known to us as Windows Phone 8.1 -- that will implement a …

Samsung working on 20-megapixel camera for 2014 smartphone

<b>Samsung is reportedly working on a 20-megapixel camera sensor for a phone due in the second half of 2014, following the as-yet-unconfirmed Galaxy …

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Motorola Partners With 3D Systems for Project Ara Component Production

Motorola’s Project Ara just got one step closer to becoming reality. The modular smartphone concept, allowing customers to swap out single components …

Waze debuts new feature where celebrities give you driving directions

Now you can have a celebrity give you driving directions.<p>Waze is partnering with Universal Pictures to roll out a celebrity voice navigation feature. The first celebrity to guide you from point A to point B is comedian and actor Kevin Hart.<p>Waze is a popular app that crowdsources traffic and …

Slader’s mobile app rewards students for helping eachother with homework

One of the best things about being an adult is we don’t have to do homework.<p>Ed-tech startup Slader released a mobile app today to make homework a less painful part of students’ lives.<p>Slader is an online network where students can collaborate and help each other with their homework. They join …

How to stop Google from automatically using your picture as caller ID

Google this week announced that it would start integrating Android users’ Google+ accounts more deeply into its mobile platform, which means that …

Facebook iOS app now lets iPad users edit posts

Back in October Facebook added the ability to edit posts and comments and also view all of your changes. However, at the time the feature was only available to iPhone users. Today iPad users can finally edit posts too with an update to the Facebook iOS app that just rolled out on the App Store.<p>Also …

Some KitKat features exclusive to Nexus 5

<b>There are a couple of cool features of Android 4.4 KitKat that you won't see unless you have the Google Nexus 5 smartphone.</b><p>It would make sense that …

Android News

Easy Controller-Control Center Adds the iOS 7 Feature to Android

Many Android users may not like iOS 7 in general, but plenty of us love the new Control Center despite its security issues, so a developer quickly …

Zap Those Zits

The six best exfoliating toners

Iam on record as saying toners – those perfumed waters peddled as the "essential" step two in a skincare regime – are pretty pointless. I stand by …

Skincare 101: 5 ways to fade acne scars

Battling breakouts is bad enough, but then come acne’s annoying after effects: scars, unevenness, and changes in pigmentation. While scarring …