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Samsung’s Galaxy S6 Edge screen costs $200-$260 to replace, and isn’t covered under warranty

The curved glass display on Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone could cost between $200 and $260 to replace, and the replacement screen is not covered under warranty.<p>The glass of the Edge’s display is curved downward on both sides, while the screens of most smartphones are flat.<p>Samsung says it …

These shoes grow five sizes to keep up with the kids who wear them

One entrepreneur has dreamt up a simple fix to an age-old problem: the constant need to buy new shoes for kids who outgrow them just months …

Fortune.com

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5 can't-miss apps: Snapseed, Mixkit and more

With new details coming out about the Apple Watch and the new drool-worthy MacBook, you may have overlooked some of this week's best new …

New 'Kids Sleep Doctor' iPhone App Could Help Your Children Sleep Better

Doctors at Evelina Children's Hospital in London have developed a free and easy to use iPhone app that can help parents track their children's …

IBM commits $3B for new Internet of Things business unit

Technology giant IBM announced today the formation of a new Internet of Things (IoT) business unit and said it would invest $3 billion in it over the next four years.<p>As part of the new push, IBM will begin to provide companies with several industry-specific cloud-based services, as well as new …

Alibaba Signs Distribution Deal With BMG, Its First Music Partner Outside Of Asia

In a bid to increase its online entertainment offerings, Alibaba has struck an agreement with music publisher BMG, which gives it access to over 2.5 million tracks. The partnership is notable because it represents the first time Alibaba’s digital entertainment unit has signed with a music partner …

Sony Music

These Brutally Honest Push Notifications Will Make You Rethink Your Life

This is hilarious, and sad. We didn’t evolve to live with phones in our hands. We’re still getting the hang of managing our instincts and odd behaviors in the face of instant communication. This set of humorous push notifications proves that we have a lot to learn.<p>Big thanks to Distractify for …

How to use a PS4 controller with your Mac

Now just might be the best time ever to be a Mac gamer, as a ton of big titles for PC and console are also available for Apple computers via the Mac App Store, Steam or GoG.com. It’s a golden era of cross-platform goodness, and it’s easier than ever to find a game you’ll love on the Mac.<p>Some of …

MacBook Air

How to place a call from iOS 8's Notification Center

Addial is a small app with one claim to fame: placing calls from the Today panel in iOS 8's Notification Center.<p>Once you install the app, you'll need to add the widget to the Today panel in your iPhone's Notification Center. You can do this by following the instructions here.<p>Once it's added, you'll …

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 …

Stratos' Bluetooth connected payment card works everywhere, available this April

Everyone wants a piece of the payments space and if the excitement for Coin proved anything, people want a single card that replaces all the separate ones they’ve already carrying around.<p>Stratos, launching today, is a new payments card that exists to replace every single plastic card in your …

Artiphon's Instrument 1 crams most of the music store in one gadget

We first caught up with the folks behind Artiphon at NAMM 2013, and after taking the time to redesign its Instrument 1, the company is hoping to crowdfund the device. For those that may not remember, the gadget not only handles the functions of multiple instruments, but it adapts to the musician's …

Pebble returns to Kickstarter for its next-gen color smartwatch

Three years ago, Pebble made crowdfunding history by raising over $10 million on Kickstarter for its simple e-ink smartwatch -- a whole two years before Android Wear even existed. The company has rolled out some new designs and features since then, but despite growing competition from the likes of …

A Look at Fuel Cell Technology With Intelligent Energy's 'Upp' Hydrogen Power Pack for iPhone

Fuel cells, which generate power via chemical reactions, aren't exactly new technology, having been invented in the 1830s, but they're seen by some as one of the next steps in the evolution of electrical power. In the not-so-distant future, we may adopt fuel cells for powering cars, homes, and a …

Raspberry Pi Home Theater Streams Netflix, Amazon And Your Movie Collection (video)

Anyone who enjoys building projects using the awesome Raspberry Pi mini PC might be interested in a project that has been published by DIY Tryin.<p>The …

Raspberry Pi

The Backed Pack: A charging backpack, a body sensor bracelet, & a virtual reality headset

The AMPL Smart Backpack lets users take the power with them. The shock absorber-lined, water-resistant backpack is outfitted with three compartments for swappable, high capacity batteries that are powerful enough to charge everything from smartphones, to tablets, to 17″ laptops. The batteries …

The 10 best keyboard apps for customizing your iPhone

We've collected the 10 best keyboard apps for you to choose from. Whether you're looking to type faster or send GIFs and stickers to your friends, you're bound to find something that fits your communication style.

Apps

Tailor Brands Raises $1.1 Million in Seed Funding To Build Out Its Automated Design Process

The algorithmic logo design startup Tailor Brands has raised $1.1 million in seed funding from Disruptive Fund and various angel investors.<p>We first wrote about the beta launch of Tailor Brands at Disrupt San Francisco this past fall. It tested various branding concepts in beta. It’s now ready to …

Graphic Design

Put an SSD in your pocket and you’ll sail through Boot Camp

Need bags of speedy storage you can take with you anywhere you go? With VisionTek’s USB Pocket SSD, you get a bus-powered solid-state drive that’s small enough to fit in your palm, and fast enough for almost anything.<p>I’ve been using one as a Windows drive for my Mac for the past few months; let me …

Computer Hardware

Use DataMan Stopwatch iPhone widget to track your data usage

If you are constantly up against your monthly data limit, the DataMan iPhone app can help you keep closer tabs on your data usage. And its new Stopwatch widget lets you track your data usage over a specific time period. So, if you are wondering how much data you might use to stream an hour's worth …

Apps

Smarter Similac from the Milk Nanny

Is your screaming baby in need of a fresh bottle of formula? There's an app for that.<p>The Milk Nanny is basically a Keurig brewer for baby Kevin. At the touch of a button, the machine will mix up a fresh, warm bottle of formula, drawing from dual reservoirs filled with water and whatever brand of …

Apple has a deeply discounted collection of apps to make your life easier — grab them while you still can

Well you're in luck. Apple has a deeply discounted collection of apps to help you tackle your daily tasks in a faster and more efficient way, and we've put them all in one place so you can see which ones you like.<p>Some of the discounts offer up to 60% off the usual price, but it's only for a limited …

Apps

Milk Nanny Automatically Makes A Refreshing Bottle Of Formula For Baby

As a parent I understand that gadgets like the Milk Nanny will be forgotten – like the Diaper Genie and the no-pacifier rule – five months into the severe sleep-deprivation experiment that is parenthood. As a gadget freak, however, I do think it’s pretty cool.<p>It’s a simple device. The system holds …

Gear & Gadgets

How to make a four-year-old MacBook Pro run like a ‘brand-new computer’ for just $170

A Redditor at r/apple who goes by the name of ZuluZuluZuluZulu has posted a quick guide for anyone who wants to make their old MacBook Pro run like brand new for a relatively small sum of just under $170.<p>It's really a pretty simple process: First buy a Crucial 8GB RAM kit for $64.99 on Amazon , …

13 travel gadgets for the tech-savvy jetsetter

There's quite a range of travel tech on the market today. For big spenders, a real-life, to-scale Delorean car conversion kit or an underwater RV …

Spotify and Sony Team up to Launch PlayStation Music

Sony and Spotify have today announced a new joint partnership that will see the two companies launch a joint music streaming service called Playstation Music.<p>Launching in “Spring 2015,” the PlayStation Music service will roll out in 41 markets initially and will be available to users of PlayStation …

Glow headphones will beam light, pulse to your heartbeat

Headphones are always getting smarter, and now they're getting brighter, too.<p>A new set of earbuds called Glow ($127) lets you sync with your …