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Photojojo introduces iPad telephoto lens

For a reasonable $25, you can add a 10X or 12X optical zoom to your iPad or iPad Mini. Get ready for your close-up.<p>Admit it: Whenever you see someone using their iPad as a camera, you giggle. Maybe even snicker. That two-handed grip and big ol' viewfinder screen, that's just comedy. Especially when …

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Volkswagen is teaming up with Apple for the iBeetle, which fully integrates the iPhone: http://on.mash.to/ZJdSep

Tumblr launches first-ever mobile ads in its iOS and Android apps

Today blog network Tumblr announced the rollout of mobile advertisements in its iOS and Android apps. The spots come from six partners: ABC Entertainment and ABC Family, GE, Pepsi and Warner Bros. Tumblr users on mobile will see up to four ads per day, which are distinguished from normal posts …

Vine creator Dom Hofmann on the evolution of six-second storytelling

Vine co-creator Dom Hofmann says the app's appeal lies in its immediacy: "A post on Vine takes you there," he tells <i>The New Yorker</i>, in his first interview since the Twitter-owned app launched in January. "You feel like you were there. Whatever somebody’s trying to say with their post on Vine — the …

WhatsApp CEO says it has more users than Twitter and more messages than Facebook

Popular cross-platform messenger WhatsApp has found a home on hundreds of millions of smartphones, and in the process has surpassed some other widely-used communication tools. On stage today at D: Dive Into Mobile, WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum said the company now boasts a bigger base than Twitter, which …

YouTube app for iOS now offers access to Live Streams, TV queuing

Today, Google has updated its YouTube for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch application with a few important new enhancements. Notably, users of the application can now access Live streams directly from within the app.<p>Additionally, the interface has been updated for quicker access to subscriptions via …

Foxconn will now pay Microsoft for every Android device it makes: http://on.mash.to/112NU83

Fujitsu Develops Technology That Turns Paper Into a Touchscreen

We're quickly getting used to the fact that computer, smartphone and tablet screens are meant to be touched — but what about paper?<p>Fujitsu has …

iTunes still dominates digital music sales, but the growth is slow as iRadio approaches

The NPD Group has just released its quarterly report on the state of music sales, and unsurprisingly it says that Apple's iTunes store is dominating with 63 percent of digital music sales. Amazon came in second with 22 percent of all downloads by total volume, but even that number belies iTunes' …

Twitter will reportedly launch new music app on Friday following We Are Hunted acquisition

Twitter has been expanding its reach over the last year, and it's now moving into music: the company has just confirmed that it's acquired the team behind music discovery site We Are Hunted. The move was rumored by <i>CNET</i> last month and bolstered after We Are Hunted was taken offline; now, the team …

Samsung Launches New Phablet Brand — Galaxy Mega — Confirms Two Devices: 6.3″ HD, 1.7GHz Dual-Core & 5.8″ QHD, 1.4GHz Dual-Core

Samsung has confirmed the arrival of a new sub-brand within its Galaxy range of mobile devices: the Galaxy Mega expands its mini-tablet-sized-phone (aka phablet) portfolio by firing two new devices into the category, building on the momentum generated by its extant Galaxy Note line.<p>Samsung said the …

Smartphones have all but replaced point-and-shoots as the go-to camera. Would you buy a lens like this one to enhance the camera on your phone? http://on.mash.to/10N7TYc

Medium şimdi de blog yazım sürecini zenginleştiriyor

Blogger ve Twitter’dan sonra Medium ile girişimcilik kariyerini sürdüren Evan Williams, bir kez daha yenilikçi fikirlerini uygulamaya devam ediyor. …

‘iPhone 5S’, cheaper iPhone to come in multiple new colors, July announcement?

According to <i>Macotakara</i>, new colors will be one of the more visible features of Apple’s next-generation iPhone models. According to a new report from the Japanese website, Apple’s iPhone 5 successor, already dubbed by some as the “iPhone 5S,” will come in three additional colors on top of the …

Apple & Yahoo reportedly in talks about deeper iPhone & Siri integration

Apple already offers Yahoo weather and finance data pre-loaded on the iPhone, but Yahoo and Apple are reportedly in talks to get more cozy, according to the Wall Street Journal.<p>Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer came on to the job in July 2012 with the hope that she could turn the stagnant tech giant around. …

High-speed cam catches cool 3D shots of snowflakes

The Multi-Angle Snowflake Camera captures closeup images of snowflakes, as well as data on their fall speed, to improve weather forecasting systems. Did we mention how stunning the shots are?<p>Now that winter has passed, those of us who live in cold climes can once again appreciate the beauty of …

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Foursquare’s iOS Update Brings Search to the Forefront

Continuing its push into the location discovery and recommendation space, Foursquare will update its iOS mobile app on Wednesday morning, moving the …

Apps

Why Facebook Home is a home run for Android

As soon as Facebook unveiled Home for Android, the online tech media was quick to dissect it into tiny bits and pieces, not without a hefty amount of criticism, most of which coming from people who don’t use Facebook (or those who simply quit, or claim to have quit, the social network).<p>Without …

Android News

Cinemagram hits Android, create gifs and looping video

Animated GIFs continue to grow in popularity. Now, exactly one year after Cinemagram developers confirmed an Android version, it’s finally going to hit Google Play. Cinemagram allows you to record a video, loop it, and select specific parts of the video to animate. For example, you could record a …

Apps

Facebook Home’s Lockscreen Is What Facebook Apps Should Be

So, despite the fact that it’s incredibly creepy and I’m probably first against the wall when the Zuckerdroids are deployed, I still went to my friendly local cellular provider to try out Facebook Home because it can’t be that bad, right?<p>It was… unmemorable. There are flaws, ranging from an …

A brand new collection of Facebook smileys express everything from how you're feeling to what you're eating. What's your favorite new emoticon? http://on.mash.to/12EP5PY

A lot of things about Facebook Home seemed like a bad idea, but we liked it more after a test run. Read our review and let us know: will you try it? http://on.mash.to/12FaWH7

Production on the iPad 5 could begin as soon as July. Do you want the next generation iPad? http://on.mash.to/12F3v2A

One year after being acquired by Facebook, Instagram has delivered on its promise: http://on.mash.to/ZENcCv

NASA will begin work on asteroid capture mission this year

A nice side-effect of President Obama releasing his 2014 budget proposal today: a number of federal agencies, including NASA, have released more detailed information on what they plan to do with their allocations for the coming year. In NASA's case, that includes the news it's starting work on a …

Google Glass Explorer Edition shipping to developers 'within the next month'

Developers who pre-ordered the first Google Glass models, called the Explorer Edition, will be receiving their headsets "within the next month." That's according to <i>TechCrunch</i>, which was told as much at an event today for the "Glass Collective," an investment syndicate that's formed in partnership …