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iOS 7's Most Common Bugs (and How to Fix Them)

No operating system launch is without a few bugs, but it seems like iOS 7 has had more than it's fair share of blunders. From iMessages not working …

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How to Make FaceTime Audio Calls in iOS 7

Among the more useful new features in iOS 7 is the ability to make audio-only FaceTime calls over WiFi or 4G – which can be extremely handy if you …

Meditate to Connect, Create and Lead

For me, to unplug is to give up craving, to live mindfully, to move toward <i>nirvana</i> (Sanskrit for "complete liberation").<p>Today, we suffer from a constant craving for information and the need to blast out whatever is on our minds to the rest of the world -- thanks to social media. Unfortunately, all …

Meditation

Baldness treatment a 'step closer'

<b>Scientists say they have moved a step closer to banishing bald spots and reversing receding hairlines after human hair was grown in the laboratory.</b><p>A joint UK and US team was able to create new hairs from tissue samples.<p>Far more research is needed, but the group said its technique had the "potential …

National Academy of Sciences

6 Trainers Share Their Favorite Ways to Strengthen Without Using Weights

See ya never, barbells.<p>Beth Bischoff<p>You don’t have to weigh yourself down to ramp up your strength-training routine. Using your bodyweight as resistance can be just as effective at building muscle and burning calories as grabbing a pair of dumbbells. To find out how to make the most of a …

Workouts

DICE: Making Star Wars: Battlefront 'Is Scary'

"You can only screw up, right?"<p>DICE Executive Producer Patrick Bach has spoken about how the studio got tasked with Star Wars: Battlefront and the …

Gadgets News | The Next Web

All stories in Gadgets<p>Where's the killer app for smart glasses?<p>Smart glasses are coming, but what will they be good for? The answer lies beyond bringing notifications and Star Wars holograms ...<p>Abhimanyu Ghoshal<p>Amazfit's new Bip smartwatch promises 45-day battery life for just $100<p>Amazfit's new …

Associated Press News

Elon Musk intends to turn James Bond prop into real submarine car

Los Angeles billionaire Elon Musk secretly purchased the amphibious sports car that appeared as a movie prop in a 1970s James Bond film with the intention of converting it into the real thing.<p>Musk, chief executive of electric car company Tesla Motors and rocket maker SpaceX, bought the car …

HTC Hints At Plans For A Tablet And Wearable Device

Struggling Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC is seeking ways to expand its business — as CEO Peter Chou and chairwoman Cher Wang hint in a Financial Times interview at plans for a tablet and a wearable device.<p>Chou says that HTC worked with Microsoft on a smartwatch several years ago — though …

Google's iron grip on Android: controlling open source by any means necessary

<img src="http://cdni.wired.co.uk/138x138/a_c/ars.png" alt="Ars Technica" style="float: right;"/><p>Six years ago, in November 2007, the Android Open …

HTC sets sights on wearable tech market, but won't rush in

CEO Peter Chou says it's "still too early" for HTC to jump into wearable technology. Until then, the company will focus heavily on tablets.<p>HTC is having its fair share of trouble in the smartphone market, but the company sees new opportunities in wearable technology and tablets, its two top …

Wearable Tech

Microsoft Surface 2 review: a second chance for Windows RT?

We get the sense Microsoft wants to distance itself from the original Surface RT. After taking a $900 million hit on unsold inventory, the company held a press event where it saved the Surface 2 for last and billed it as a major redesign. "Surface 2 is not subtle, but a revamp," Panos Panay, …

10 awesome OS X design concepts you have to see

Apple’s newest version of OS X is just around the corner, with many placing bets that it will be released to consumers next week at the company’s October 22 media event.<p>All signs point to it: OS X Mavericks was upgraded to Gold Master status earlier this month and released to developers, which …

Apple may conjure up iPad keyboard to mimic Surface Touch Cover

The company is working on a prototype iPad keyboard that would borrow from Microsoft's Surface Touch Cover, claims a former Apple employee.<p>Apple may take a page from Microsoft in cooking up a whole new keyboard for the iPad.<p>A case for the full size iPad that mimics Microsoft's Touch Cover has been …

iPad Mini

Tablet sales are on a tear, while desktop swoon continues

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>If you thought the tablet growth spurt might be fading you should think again. The latest numbers from Gartner(s it) show …

BlackBerry resumes BBM launch for Android and iOS

BlackBerry is at last ready to resume its paused BBM rollout for Android and iOS. The instant messaging client should reach the App Store, Google Play and certain Samsung Apps portals within the next few hours. Not everyone can start chatting right away, however. To prevent a repeat of last month's …

New iOS iWork & iLife icons/features appear on Apple’s website, GarageBand going free with in-app-purchases

On the ‘Built-in Apps’ page in the iPhone 5s and 5c section of Apple’s website, although the actual app screenshots look the same, Apple is using new (flatter) iOS icons for the iLife and iWork suites designed to match the style of iOS 7. The iPhoto and GarageBand icons are identical to the ones …

Nokia Reportedly Sells Record Number of Smartphones

Nokia is gearing up to launch a slew of new devices at Nokia World in Abu Dhabi this week, and it seems that the company’s flagship Lumia smartphone series is gaining momentum after the Wall Street Journal reported that sales hit a record of “at least eight million” units between June and September.<p>…