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How-to: Conserve battery power on your iOS devices

Since the introduction of smart devices, battery power has been and still remains a precious commodity. In this article we will review many of the features and settings of iOS devices that impact battery life, and make recommendations about how to conserve power.<p>One important thing to keep in mind …

Top iPhone apps gone free

If you are looking for some exciting apps, then check out our list of the best iPhone apps that have just gone free for a very limited time only. …

New iPhone apps worth downloading: ProCollage, Ms. Splosion Man, Edge of Twilight: Athyr Above

Snap a lot of photos this weekend? Use today’s first app worth downloading to create photo collages to better share them with friends over social …

Apps

iPhone 6 could have 1080p HD display? - appPicker

The iPhone 4 introduced the Retina display and at the time was the highest pixel density on a smartphone. However they’ve now lost that title with …

The case for Apple slowing down, rather than speeding up

Instead of media and markets continuously hounding Apple about "what's next?!", there's a case to be made that Apple has already announced several …

The Week in Tweaks: Automatic App Store updates, a new screen recorder, and more for your jailbroken iOS device

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12 Useful 'Easter Eggs' Hidden In Your iPhone

Apple will reportedly launch iRadio by Summer

Apple is reportedly gearing up to launch its own web-based music streaming service, and one that will rival Pandora. The new music service will be …

Radio Industry

Did You Ever Use Your Cellphone As A Walkie Talkie?

I never had a walkie talkie phone, but I sure saw a lot of Nextel commercials and Sprint still offers push-to-talk even though the original Nextel …

Why we love the iPhone 5!

We here at Android Authority have just had an epiphany. We have finally realized that we do like the iPhone 5, why? you might ask.<p>Because it’s fun to break!<p>Happy April Fools’ Day<p>from your friends at Android Authority

Google and Microsoft trade insults for April Fools

April Fools' Day provides the springboard for companies to make some unbelievable announcements, but for Google and Microsoft, it serves as the perfect time to poke fun at eachothers' shortcomings. With Gmail Blue, Google is teasing Redmond over a product that doesn't officially exist yet, while …

World’s first petaflop supercomputer gets decommissioned

IBM has been producing some of the best performing supercomputers in the world for a number of years. In fact, back in 2008 and 2009 IBM developed …

Subaru XV now available with new self clean function

2016 New York Auto Show News & Photos

Big new car debuts are expected in the Big Apple just before Easter every year. Jeep is a perennial favorite at this show.

Jeep brings back the Cherokee name

Jeep plans to introduce the replacement for the Liberty at the 2013 New York International Auto Show in late March. It released a few photos of the new crossover ahead of the show, igniting a controversy about the design. Some also question the decision to revive the Cherokee name for a vehicle so …

With Trendsetting Technology, 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Gets All Up In Bentley's Business

Cameras and cell phones go on a table under watchful eye. Names are checked off a list.<p>Through a darkened archway flanked by stern-looking security personnel are three 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedans. The front and rear of each car are hidden with black plastic and tape. The room is pitch black. …

The 2014 Jeep Cherokee Is A Glutton For Punishment In More Ways Than One

Jeep hopes to quash the controversy over whether the all-new 2014 Cherokee will shirk its off-road roots and become a so-called “soft-roader,” confined to highways, streets and parking lots like so many sport utility vehicles these days.<p>During the vehicle’s unveiling at the New York International …

New Level of Luxury

Mercedes-Benz is proud of the interior of its 2014 S-Class, with good reason. It approaches ultra-luxury levels of design and refinement. As such, it is a worthy successor to the discontinued Maybach.<p>Text: Matthew de Paula<br>Photo: Mercedes-Benz