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Best OnePlus 2 cases

The OnePlus 2 may be a bit more durable than other flagships on the market, but that doesn’t mean it’s indestructible. It’s comprised of Gorilla Glass 4 on the front, plastic on the back plate and features an aluminum frame, which likely won’t break too easily if you happen to drop it one or two …

Pluto the dog can, like, totally be seen on Pluto the dwarf planet

Legend has it that on the evening of September 14th, 1928, a 26-year-old Walt Disney looked up in the sky and observed a glow unlike he had ever seen before. It was faint, but Disney was a known visionary — one with superhuman sight. Disney squinted, and through that squint he saw a planet. …

BauBax Jacket bursts at the seams with features

Essentially a multitool in the form of clothing, the BauBax Jacket's features include a neck pillow and eye mask built into the hood, gloves built …

This Is the Year’s Best Drone Photography

The winning images of an international competition include a selfie with sharks and sky-high views of famous cities and monuments.<p>Dronestagram, an app devoted to drone photography, has announced the winners of its second annual photo competition.<p>The contest was judged by National Geographic Deputy …

Aerial Photography

Turing Phone is tougher than steel, boasts great specs and super security

The Turing Phone looks like it was plucked right out of a sci-fi movie.<p>Turing Robotics Industries announced on Thursday its Turing Phone, the world's …

The DxO One makes your iPhone better than most compact cameras

We all take pictures with our phones but some of us want to grow the experience up a little. There is no shortage of companies that will sell you a way to do that, usually by attaching things like lenses that modify your phone's own lens (like the Moment and Olloclip lenses) or actual camera sensor …

Google's new Nest Cam is always watching, if you let it into your home

Live-streaming video camera stores up to 30 days of video with audio in the cloud and performs advanced analysis of it<p>Google has released another product in its Nest Internet of Things lineup. This time it’s an internet-streaming home security camera, which means Google could be watching your every …

Living Rooms

BitTorrent Shoot app lets you easily share files without size limitations

It’s mind-boggling how complicated sending a simple file can be, even in the midst of all the technological advancements we have developed. Most internet services have size limitations; Bluetooth is slow and sometimes doesn’t work when using different platforms; and you could just use a microSD …

How to Set Up an Apple (or Other Bluetooth) Keyboard to Work with an iPhone

Owning an iPhone makes it very convenient to complete a variety of tasks, including those that require writing. The iPhone’s keyboard is acceptable for writing quick emails or jotting down notes, but if you have more in-depth work to accomplish, like in your Pages app, it’s easier to use a …

GoFar is the personal trainer your car needs

On our daily commute, many of us are wasting fuel with bad driving habits like heavy breaking and stop-start driving — with considerable impact on …

‘Businessman’ who made $43,000 scamming Apple jailed

Edward Hornsey has had an impressively long relationship with Apple’s customer service department. The 24 year-old has returned 51 iPhones in the past year, and Apple has replaced them with brand-new units.<p>The only problem is that none of those phones were his, and he’s now in jail for …

Just throw the Lily Camera drone in the air and it will automatically record your movements in 1080p

We live in a world where drones are constantly evolving, becoming more consumer friendly and dropping in price. There are many reasons to be excited about these in-air camera-wielding devices. But today, we are seeing one of the coolest new products that might potentially change the game for …

It's dangerously easy to record Snapchats without the other person knowing

The whole point of Snapchat is to share photos and videos that disappear immediately after viewing. If you take a screenshot of a Snapchat, the app will notify the sender. Problem is, there's an easy way to circumvent this. Find out how you can record photos and videos sent through Snapchat without …

MagBak Now Turns Your iPhone 6 Into A Fancy Magnet

MagBak, the company that makes what it claims is the world’s thinnest mount for the iPad, has now turned its attention to the iPhone 6. The MagBak Case has far surpassed its $15,000 goal on Kickstarter with about $130,000 raised and nine days left to go in its campaign.<p>The MagBak for iPhone 6 and 6 …

Finally! A 4K TV You Should Own

The Samsung JS9500 has arrived just in time<p>Building a home entertainment center is a lot like building a house: You need a solid foundation--and that’s your television. If you’re starting from scratch, you’ll want a TV that will last more than five years, which means going with the …

MacTrast Deals: ZeroLemon SolarJuice 10000mAh Battery

- Apr 4, 2015<p>If you’re like me, you can never have enough ways to recharge your mobile devices. Today’s MacTrast Deal, the ZeroLemon SolarJuice …

Mobile Devices

Addicted to your iPhone? Try the 'limited functionality' BlackBerry

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>A politician telling the truth is as rare and precious as a fish thanking you for eating it.<p>I am, therefore, moved to paroxysms of wonder at the revelations of British Labor Party leader and prime …

Mobile Technology

See how Interstellar's best characters, TARS and CASE, were made

The robots of Christopher Nolan's <i>Interstellar</i>, the walking boxes TARS and CASE, were two of my favorite characters from last year's science fiction film. Having not paid much attention to the making of <i>Interstellar</i>, I assumed that they were purely computer-generated and not puppeteer-controlled …

Christopher Nolan

The Nine Most Infuriating iPhone Games, and Why I Love Them

Try not to throw your phone out the window when you try these.<p>My iPhone is a carefully maintained garden. Reference apps go in this folder. Social media apps go in that one.<p>The most important folder of all, though, is “Evil Arcade.” This is where I collect the casual games I love to hate. You can …

One company is trying to sell a smartwatch that powers phones, tablets, TVs, and more

Near the end of 2013, a company called Neptune came out with a crazy idea: build a playing card deck-sized smartwatch that could run without a smartphone. It accomplished that feat at the expense of being large and ungainly, making Android Wear behemoths like the Moto 360 look svelte by comparison. …

Most Companies Don't Email Their Employees -- One App Fixes That

Email has become a source of gravity for most white collar workers. It grounds us, it hounds us, it busies us, keeping us tethered to our phones or desks as we sort, read and answer the messages that pour in by the dozens or hundreds each day. Communicating with email, for many, comprises most of …

32 photos that will make you want to travel to Iceland

Most of the island is an uninhabited landscape of jagged lava rock, fields of bright green moss, hot springs, towering waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanoes.<p>Many visitors say that the country is reminiscent of another world.<p>Plus, it is a perfect place for any adventurous traveler — visitors to the …

European Travel

The Best iPhone 6 Cases You Can Buy

After surveying almost 1,000 Wirecutter readers and testing 60 iPhone 6 cases over a period of about 30 hours (so far), our current pick for the best all-around case is the NGP from Incipio. The NGP has protected several generations of iPhones (and many other devices) and has a reputation for …

Anti-ageing chocolate which reduces wrinkles developed by Cambridge University spin-off

A daily 7.5g bar of the chocolate can change the underlying skin stucture of a 50 year old to that of someone in their 30s, say developers<p>It may seem too good to be true, but guilt-free chocolate which promises to slow down the emergence of wrinkles and sagging skin, has been developed by …

Anti-aging

Build A Compact 1080p Gaming PC For $400 (Benchmarks Included)

<b>[UPDATE: This has proven to be a popular build, but what if you want to stretch your budget to $800? Check out this newer mini-ITX, 1440p gaming build!]</b><p>There’s a widespread misconception floating around that says building a decent gaming PC is an expensive endeavor. But what if you could assemble …

Call of Duty

What is this mystery sea creature found in tin of tuna?

Suggestions about what the tiny tuna monster might be include the foetus of a blowfish, a tadpole, or the head of a soft-shelled turtle.<p>When you open a tin of tuna the last thing you expect to see is a little head staring back at you.<p>So Zoe Butler, of Nottingham, was more than a little perturbed to …

Fish

Chromecast vs Roku vs Fire TV: which streaming stick should you buy?

Advertisement<p>43 Comments<p>Credit: Janko Roettgers / Gigaom<p>Are you still looking for a gift for the TV fan in your life? Or maybe you are looking to …

This Is the Simplest Company Logo Generator You'll Ever Use

If you’re somewhat lacking in design skills but really need a logo and a name to get your business up and running, there are a few tools out there that can help you. Last week, we brought you a surprisingly useful business name generator and this time around we’re looking at Withoomph’s logo …

The 21 games that should be installed on every iPhone

The iPhone is home to some of the best portable video games ever made. Unfortunately, they must be downloaded from one of the worst digital marketplaces. Farming simulations and clones too often dominate the App Store's best selling list. Unusual and inspired games are left to fight for short …