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Apple Watch

It sounds like Apple has a brilliant approach to how notifications work on the Apple Watch

Apple, however, sounds like it's approaching notifications differently than most smartwatch makers.<p>The Apple Watch will only show notifications when you're actually wearing the watch on your wrist, according to TechCrunch's Matthew Panzarino.<p>Here's exactly how he describes the Apple Watch's …

Smartwatches

Office 2016 for Mac preview: a first look at an overdue upgrade

It's fair to say that Office for Mac hasn't exactly been a priority for Microsoft. While it's lavished attention on the Windows, iOS and Android versions of its productivity suite, Mac users have been stuck using Office 2011 for almost five years. That's set to change very soon, as Office 2016 is …

Software

How to Hide Anything on Your iPhone

Jae C. Hong—AP<p>Michael Nelson—EPA<p>Robyn Beck—AFP/Getty Images<p>Rick Wilking—Reuters<p>Yang Lei—Xinhua Press/Corbis<p>Britta Pedersen—dpa/Corbis<p>Britta …

Samsung

This case transforms your iPad's screen to make typing easier, and it looks like magic

Touch screens are designed for tapping and swiping, but typing has not been their strong suit. A startup called Tactus Technology is looking to change that.<p>Tactus is getting ready to release its Phorm accessory for the iPad mini — a combined case and screen protector that enables small "finger …

Screen Protector

Lockitron Bolt Is A Smartphone Enabled Lock For Your Home

Lockitron announced their first smartphone controlled lock a couple of years ago, the device was originally funded by crowd funding, although they …

Electric Vehicles

Wreak Havoc On Unsuspecting Bystanders As You Attack From Above (+ Free International Shipping)

<i>Please note: the sale price includes shipping worldwide. Upon purchase, you will receive a voucher code to be redeemed on iHelicopters.net to have</i> …

Why the Mac App Store is Shangri-La for developers

The iOS App Store gold rush might be played out for all but the luckiest developers, but there’s another part of the Apple empire where coders can find breakout success: the Mac App Store.<p>“Compared to iOS, it’s definitely easier to have a hit in the Mac App Store,” says Andreas Hegenberg, the …

Meet Jeane: A far-fetched but brilliant idea to begin networking our cars

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Arjun Iyer<p>We’re starting to see a lot of car gadgets and apps designed to make us better drivers. Automatic, Zubie, …

5 Can't-Miss Apps: LiveLens and More

Tagg.ly<p>You&Me<p>Vhoto<p>LiveLens<p>Type Tees<p>With all the news that came out of Facebook's first F8 conference in three years and Snapchat's recent major …

How to convert and play FLAC music files on your iPhone or iPad

While there’s little argument that iPhones and iPads are attractive, well-designed gadgets, they do come with strict limitations when it comes to the …

Audiophile

3D-printed ultrasound cast could save us costly surgeries

Last year the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) approved a low-intensity ultrasound system, known as Exogen, for use in the …

Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal

Knowing how to program a computer is good for you, and it’s a shame more people don’t learn to do it.<p>For years now, that’s been a hugely popular …

MacBook Air

3D printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

Turkish designer creates medical cast using 3D printing which could heal broken bones faster<p>A 3d printed medical cast could help bones to heal up to 40 per cent faster.<p>The black cast, known as the Osteoid, uses an ultrasound system which makes bones heal more quickly.<p>With a lattice pattern, it is …

3D Printing

7 Tech Logos Before They Became Iconic

<i>Dominic Smith is a senior writer and content strategist for Rackspace Digital, the digital marketing infrastructure specialists.</i><p>Logos are an essential part of a brand’s identity. A great logo encapsulates the personality and promise of the business behind it.<p>Some of the world’s most ubiquitous …

Glowing Lunecase feeds on iPhone's electromagnetic radiation

No battery, no problem. Get glowing alerts with the Lunecase, a case powered by electromagnetic energy sent out by your iPhone.<p>It's well-known that phones emit a bit of electromagnetic radiation. The topic's been the subject of much speculation, study, and even a bit of concern. Electromagnetic …

Electromagnetism

Cybercriminals Give up Targeting iPhones Focusing Entirely on Android

Cybercriminals have all but given up on trying to breach the security of Apple's iPhones, with over 99% of all new mobile malware threats detected in …

Dimple adds four physical buttons to your Android device

If the final product (soon to go live on Indiegogo) is half as good as it sounds, it's likely to be a big hit.<p>I like tactile buttons, the kind that give me a bit of response when I push them and can be found in the dark. (Example: If I want to activate Siri in the car while my phone is in my coat …

Android News

This is the most secure computer you’ll ever own

From the moment you boot up, your computer leaves footprints. Websites leave tracking cookies, following you from page to page and session to session, alongside the usual traces left by your IP address. Persistent logins from Google and Facebook tie each site visit to your offline identity. If …