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This computer is so powerful it doesn't even have a price

With Valve set to make a huge move in the gaming industry with their living-room form-factor PCs set to replace game consoles in 2015, other …

Apple dubbed top billion-dollar brand in US

The iPhone maker easily outscored Google, Microsoft, Verizon, and other tech players, according to a brand consulting agency.<p>Apple has received yet another crown -- this one as the top billion-dollar brand in the United States.<p>In a report released Tuesday, UK consulting agency Brand Finance awarded …

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iOS 7 - 7.0.4 Jailbreak: Download Evasi0n For iPhone 5s, 5c, 5, iPad, iPod touch [Windows / Mac]

Surprise surprise. This is just in. Team Evad3rs has just released untethered Evasi0n iOS 7 – 7.0.4 jailbreak for the latest iPhone, iPad and iPod …

Amazon-Owned Quidsi Debuts VineMarket.com, An Online Grocery Store Catering To Food Allergy Sufferers

Amazon-owned Quidsi is relaunching its eco products destination Vine.com under a new name today, VineMarket.com, and shifting its focus beyond just “green” products and healthy foods, to also serve as a top shopping destination for roughly 15 million Americans suffering from food allergies, or …

Steve Jobs document fetches $40K at auction

A signed legal agreement documenting a business venture between the Apple co-founder and his college friend Robert Friedland proves to be a hot item.<p>It's not every day that someone throws down more than $40,000 for a short document, but that is exactly what Tristar Productions CEO Jeff Rosenberg …

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Apple iPad Air Review: Probably The Best Tablet Computer On The Market

Announced on October 22nd this year, the iPad Air updated Apple’s larger tablet range with the new A7 64-bit processor, iOS7, and a redesign of the popular tablet. Would Apple’s new tablet retain their lead in the tablet space against a rush of Android tablets from manufacturers around the world? …

Is the Galaxy J being teased for Taiwan in this Samsung video?

Samsung has posted a short video teaser on its Taiwan YouTube channel in which in hints a new Galaxy handset may be launched in the region on December 9.<p>Entitled “Just for you,” the 20-second video clip teases a smartphone that’s “just fit,” “just simple,” “just elegant,” “just fast,” and therefore …

Phones

Apple Pays Tribute To Nelson Mandela On Its Official Website

Losing a leader like Nelson Mandela is always a huge loss not just for his own nation, but for all of humanity on the whole. When the former South …

Here are five especially neat things the Xbox One can do

The Xbox One that you snag on November 22nd (or thereafter) does some pretty neat stuff besides just playing video games: live TV, NFL fantasy league and voice commands for <i>everything</i>. But that's all bigger-picture stuff. Some of the coolest things that the Xbox One does are in the details, many of …

Download the new Hangouts, the Google Launcher, and Nexus 5 goodies!

Today was an exciting day in the world of Android. The Nexus 5 was released and Google fanatics everywhere dropped what they were doing to buy it, talk about it, or both. The day is nearly over and if you think the excitement is dying down then guess again. Now that the initial frenzy of the Nexus …

Android News

Billionaires' Tips For New Grads: Advice From Jobs, Oprah, Zuckerberg And More

College students across the country will accept diplomas and step out into the “real world” for the first time this month. Some have jobs, many don’t, but all are hopeful about what lies ahead.<p>As to their first steps beyond the comfort of campus, whose advice should they follow? What lessons should …

It's Not Just Samsung: A Large Portion Of Android Smartphones Play The Benchmark Cheating Game

Just yesterday, a little digging by <i>Ars Technica</i> revealed that Samsung had rigged its Galaxy Note 3 device for benchmark tests in order to make it …

Nearly All Mobile Device Makers Cheat on Benchmarks, Except Apple and Motorola

Following Tuesday's report that Samsung artificially inflates its benchmarking scores, well-respected hardware review site <i>AnandTech</i> has published evidence suggesting nearly all mobile manufacturers, with the exception of Apple and Motorola, use CPU/GPU optimizations to game benchmark tests.<p>Samsung …

Most innovative companies: Samsung beats Google for the number two spot, Apple still first

Samsung and Google are the second and third companies in the Boston Consulting Group’s 2013 “Most Innovative Companies” list, following Apple.<p>The iPhone maker has held the number one spot for the ninth consecutive year, while Samsung managed to surpass Google for the first time ever – the search …

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GTA 5: How To Max Your Stats Easily - IGN Video

We show you the easiest methods to max out your stats in GTA 5 including each characters special, stamina, shooting, strength, stealth, flying, …

Blur iPad App: Turn Your Photos into iPad Wallpapers

<b>Blur</b> is a fun new iPad an iPhone app that lets you turn your photos into striking background images and iPad wallpapers.<p>The app can use any image from your photo library (or a new photo you snap within the app) as its foundation. It couldn’t be any simpler to use. You take a new photo or import one …

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How to increase your iPhone’s battery life on iOS 7

Advertisement<p>36 Comments<p>With the introduction of iOS 7, Apple added a ton of new and exciting features to your iPhone. However, in order to show off …

Top 28 iOS 7 Battery Life Saving Tips [Guide]

iOS 7 brings a fresh new look along with a ton of new features to Apple’s famous range of mobile devices. In this post, we’ll guide you through a …

‘Grand Theft Auto V’ sales blow past $1 billion in three days

Game enthusiasts purchase 'Grand Theft Auto V' at the Game Stop store in Encinitas, Calif., in this photo taken Sept. 17, 2013. MIKE BLAKE<p>"Grand Theft Auto V" has crossed the $1 billion sales mark after three days in stores, a rate faster than any other video game, film or other entertainment …

Grand Theft Auto

iFixit does its ritual teardown of the gold iPhone 5s

So here they go. We got a whiff of a teardown earlier today from an Australian company but iFixit generally digs down a little deeper, has some great pictures, and damn, they got a GOLD iPhone 5s. What’s so good about the gold? Well besides the fact that it is the bling-iest phone in existence, it …

Tests show iPhone 5s A7 chip is dual-core, still beats quad-core Android competitors

Advertisement<p>45 Comments<p>Credit: Wikipedia<p>When Apple(s aapl) announced the iPhone 5s last week, it made a lot of noise about the 64-bit architecture …

Obscure American Car: Lincoln Versailles

Dan Duncan provides us with a look back at some obscure American metal. This time it's the Lincoln Versailles' time in the spotlight.<p>Versailles. A 67,000 square meter palace--residence of the most lavish of French kings and queens--full of silver furniture, trap doors, and home to one of the …

General Motors

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There will never be another Nokia smartphone

A long, strange trip comes to a close<p>The Nokia brand name, one of the most storied marks in mobile, will never grace another smartphone.<p>Under the terms of Microsoft's $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia's devices and services division, the "Asha" and "Lumia" trademarks will transfer to Redmond, but …

A Photographer’s Take On The iPhone 5S Camera

The iPhone 5S announcement this week was punctuated with a lot of specs and buzzwords. Much of it centered around the new Touch ID fingerprint scanner and the 64-bit processor. But the most intriguing to me was the camera advancements.<p>Apple has been putting a major focus on the camera in the iPhone …

20 bestselling mobile phones of all time

Nokia: The rise and fall of a mobile giant

<b>From market domination to sell-off in less than 10 years. As Microsoft swoops in to buy Nokia's mobile business for £4.6bn, what happened to Finland's most beloved company, and why would Microsoft take it on?</b><p>Whenever you turned on one of Nokia's legendary handsets, you always got the same thing: …

Mobile

How the Microsoft/Nokia deal (doesn't) affect Android

What we all knew would happen has finally come to fruition: Microsoft has agreed to purchase Nokia. The $7.2 billion deal, which gives Microsoft Nokia’s device and services division, as well as their patents, also sees the Windows Phone company with a true hardware entity for their fledgling …

Windows Phone

Like Apple, Microsoft Now Controls Every Aspect Of Its Smartphones, But Hasn’t Shown Itself Ready For The Responsibility

Microsoft gains a key advantage with its acquisition of Microsoft’s handset and devices division today: control. Microsoft itself says that acquiring the phones business helps it highlight “high value experiences” on devices around its mobile operating software, and cites the need for a “first-rate …

Nokia: a timeline in pictures

As Nokia announces the sale of its mobile phone business to Microsoft for €5.44 billion (£4.61bn), the Telegraph takes a look back at some of the key events in its history.<p>Nokia, which started as a paper production plant and rose to become the world leader in mobile phones, has had a turbulent few …