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Build & Organize A Corner Shelving System

Hi, it’s Mandi from Making Nice in the Midwest. When my husband and I first moved into our ranch home two years ago, we weren’t quite sure how to …

Daily Roundup: a Galaxy S5 knock-off, dual-lens mobile imaging and more!

<i>You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. Click on</i> …

Google+ for Android Updated With Several Photo Editing Features

Google has pushed an update for Google+ for Android with a bunch of new features, mainly focusing on the photo editing. The application is available …

Nexus 7 PW100 Wireless Charging Stand unveiled by Asus - Pocket-lint

Asus has just shown off a wireless charging stand and dock for the Nexus 7 tablet.<p>Until now the only official wireless charging dock for the Nexus 7 …

Samsung Huron To Hit Retail As Samsung ATIV SE (Rumor)

Samsung is rumored to be working on a new Windows Phone device dubbed as Samsung Huron codenamed SM-750V. Recently, the handset was spotted at the …

Official Asus Nexus 7 (2013) Charging Docks Now Available From $50

Nexus 7 tablet owners that have been patiently waiting for Asus to launch the official 2013 Asus Nexus 7 charging docks. Will be pleased to learn …

Samsung: We’ve been making gold phones longer than Apple has been making phones

With Apple’s new gold iPhone 5s getting the most attention of any of the new colorful iPhones it released earlier this month, Samsung wants you to know that it isn’t copying Apple with its new gold Galaxy S4.<p>In a blog post on its official Samsung Tomorrow blog titled, “Golden History of Samsung …

Verykool RS90 Vortex (unlocked) review: Boring features can't match the rugged design - CNET

MSRP: $279.99<p><b>The Good</b> The <b>Verykool Vortex</b> comes unlocked, is affordable, and it's tough enough to stand up to dust and water.<p><b>The Bad</b> Accessing the battery, SIM, and SD card through the waterproof seal takes a lot of effort. The phone’s Android 4.0 operating system is outdated.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> At …

Gear & Gadgets

‎Digital Abacus on the App Store

Ehhhh! It's simply an abacus. Not a teaching app.<p>Jun 1, 2017<p>Nansdogo<p>No sound effects at all. No tutorial, but gives example of simple addition. …

Porsche's New Pens Extend and Retract Their Tips With a Simple Shake

They're not designed for those with emphatic penmanship, but Porsche Design's lovely new Shake Pens will definitely appeal to those who like a …

New tablet from Hammacher Schlemmer features no glasses 3D and a lifetime warranty

One of the greatest things about Android is the amount of choices we have, but unfortunately that power yields a lot of garbage, which makes it …

Galaxy S 5 may ship with less than half its storage available

We demand a lot a from our smartphones, and especially when shopping for a new one, we’re looking to be wowed. That places a lot of pressure on …

The Galaxy S 5’s fingerprint scanner is basically invisible – which may be just as well

Earlier today, I posted a piece arguing that the Galaxy S 5 doesn’t deserve all the crap it’s getting from smartphone enthusiasts who were expecting …

There’s nothing ‘G2’ about the G2 mini

There are plenty of miniature things in this world that are great. Love or hate it, the Mini Cooper S is an incredibly fun car to drive. The iPad …

BlackBerry launches Q20 and Z3 BB10 handsets

We knew to expect new Androids this week, and boy have we seen a lot of them! Those have been joined by handsets on platforms like Firefox OS, and we …

The Galaxy S 5: more of the same

My good pal Michael Fisher and I like to disagree on things. And that’s perfectly okay. In fact, I prefer it that way. It’s what makes the entire …

Samsung announces new Exynos chips, camera sensors, more

The Samsung Unpacked event on Monday brought us news of the company’s latest flagship smartphone, as well as some new wearables, but in spite of …

This is why budget smartphones matter: Moto G is Motorola’s “most successful” model to date

It’s all too easy to dismiss the extremely low-priced smartphone: surely, it must be unimpressive if it’s so cheap; wouldn’t any serious smartphone …

HTC All New One: possible insight into dual cameras, new support for name

The MWC 2014 buzz is already starting to die down, and it won’t be long until Barcelona is a memory, and we start obsessing over the next big thing. …

HTC posts “all new HTC One” teaser video – and it might hint at sapphire

With MWC wrapping-up (tomorrow is the last official day), HTC is seizing upon the opportunity to redirect our attention from all the new MWC 2014 …

Google finally releases Google Now Launcher for Nexus, GPe models

When the Nexus 5 arrived, it brought with it a new spin on the Android launcher, making Google Now just one swipe away from your home screen. Problem …

Maybe the Galaxy S 5 will be refreshingly affordable (maybe not)

The Galaxy S 5 is on its way, and in just a matter of weeks, on April 11, the Android smartphone will go up for sale around the globe. If you’re …

Samsung beat HTC to the punch this year: here’s why it doesn’t matter

The first few months of each year are a very important time for mobile manufacturers.<p>The second week of the year is the Consumer Electronic Show in …

Is ZTE falling into the same trap as its competition once did?

If you asked me last year if I would have ever considered using a ZTE smartphone as my daily driver, I probably would have chuckled, realized you …

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z2 head-to-head specs comparison

How do the Samsung Galaxy S5 and Xperia Z2 stack up head-to-head? Check out our specs comparison and find out.<p>Samsung and Sony both have new handsets headlining their flagship range, and will soon be battling it out for a place in your pocket. So how do they compare in terms of specs?<p>In the screen …

Google Project Ara Modular Smartphone Expected To Cost Around $50

This week more details have been released about the new Google Project Ara Modular smartphone, which has been under development for the last two …

Mobile Technology

Google wants its Project Ara modular smartphone to cost $50

How much will a modular smartphone set you back? If Google gets its way, about $50 -- assuming you forgo all of the bells and whistles. The team behind Project Ara wants to launch what it calls a "grayphone," a barebones customizable exoskeleton that comes with little more than a screen, a frame …

Samsung Galaxy S5 Breaks Records With Over 100K Pre-Registrations At T-Mobile In Under Two Days

T-Mobile CMO Mike Sievert is pumped about Samsung’s new Galaxy S5 smartphone: Today, the executive tweeted that Samsung’s latest flagship is a record-breaker at the carrier, with over 100,000 pre-registrations in under 48 hours since its announcement.<p>Pre-registrations are notably not pre-sales – …