Josh Ward

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Cool launcher apps to refresh your Android smartphone

What’s good about using Android smartphones and tablets is the sheer flexibility they offer. Smartphone makers offer custom user interface but they …

Apps

Researchers Discover That Exercise Isn’t the Most Efficient Method for the Body to Burn Calories

In a surprising report by Vox, researchers have determined that exercise is not the best way to lose weight. This is not to say that exercise is no …

Build Your Own Wearable Timelapse Camera with a Raspberry Pi

Wearable so-called “lifelogging” cameras are a neat way to catalog your day-to-day, but did you know that you can built your own? If you don’t want …

Samsung's next Galaxy Note will probably look like this

With hints of the rumored iris scanner<p>Samsung's next Galaxy Note phone has yet to receive an official announcement, but the device has already accumulated its fair share of leaks and rumors. The latest news is a set of product images from reputable leaker Evan Blass showing off the phone in three …

Phones

An Inside Look at Google's Car Strategy

Google’s plans for the car were overshadowed at its developer conference last month by new product announcements like Google Home, software …

Instagram bans #lesbian, #bi and #gays hashtags – but it’s not why you think

If you search for #lesbian, #bi or #gays on Instagram, you’ll be met with a blank page and a message reading “No Posts Yet”.<p>But don’t worry – it’s …

Social Media

New wearable zaps you when you feel the urge to be bad

Device modifies behavior through shock aversion therapy<p>The latest thing in wearables uses a technology favored by 20th-century insane asylums to modify behavior — shock aversion therapy.<p>The Pavlok, a wristwatch named after the noted behaviorist Ivan Pavlov, delivers an electric shock ranging from …

Microsoft may launch two TV streaming devices at E3

One of them is a Chromecast-like streaming device.<p>Microsoft may have its sights set on ruling the television next.<p>The software titan has two streaming TV devices it will debut at next month's E3 video game conference, according to Brad Sams of tech news site Petri, who divulged the information …

Smart TV

Philadelphia Figured Out a Soda Tax That People Might Actually Like

The war on Big Sugar is getting interesting.<p>Soda bans and taxes have always encountered fierce debate. One side wants to use it to try to encourage …

8 Amazingly Healthy Smoothie Recipes You've Never Heard Of

Unique ingredients are key 🔑.<p>Beyond the slew of avocado toasts that bait us on Instagram, the colorfully arranged #smoothies on the app are even more of a studied art. In fact, the chilled drink craze is part of the inspiration behind New Yorker Rachel Drori's line of delicious frozen smoothies …

How Microsoft is giving its customers 'a slap in the face, but in a good way'

Most recently, Microsoft announced that SQL Server, its immensely lucrative database software, would be going beyond Windows and hitting Linux in 2017.<p>James Niesewand, CEO of small gaming company and Microsoft partner Illyriad Games, says that his company has been a direct beneficiary of the new …

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Facebook is testing a feature that alerts you if someone is impersonating your account

Facebook is working on a new tool to help stem one source of harassment on its platform.<p>The social network is testing a new feature that will …

North Korea releases footage of crime that got American student jailed for 15 years

North Korea has released security camera footage of American undergrad Otto Warmbier committing the crime that got him 15 years of imprisonment and …

These Earbuds Will Give You Bionic Super-Hearing

<b>Correction appended Wednesday, March 2</b><p>The world is a prison. As I close my front gate, it slams like a heavy cell door securing itself shut. My …

Lamborghini's outgoing CEO: 'It's not enough just to go fast'

This week, Lamborghini's parent company— Audi— confirmed that Winkelmann will become the new head of its Quattro subsidiary in March.<p>The outgoing Lamborghini boss will now be responsible for Audi's high performance R and RS models.<p>He will be replaced at Lamborghini by former Ferrari F1 boss Stefano …

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Texas floods: Cleanup continues -- and so does the search for bodies

<i>Are you affected by the flooding? Please share your images with CNN iReport</i> if you can do so safely.<p><b>Wimberley, Texas (CNN) —</b> A man prepares to toss a rope into the Blanco River, unsure of what will happen next.<p>Someone is in the murky waters, rescuers believe -- but they don't know yet whether the …

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