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HTC M8 video leak gives lengthy look at hardware and software

The HTC M8/All New HTC One has followed a pretty standard pattern of leaks in recent weeks. The device has been the subject of spec rumors, reports …

See Project Ara's history with latest Phonebloks video

The premise of the Project Ara/Phonebloks partnership is incredibly promising and exciting. A modular smartphone with swappable parts is a dream for …

2 crazy customizable widgets to make your Android device yours

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact unboxing and first impressions

Sony has taken the shrink ray to its flagship device, delivering a “mini” experience that still manages to pack a pretty impressive punch. Here’s the unboxing and first impressions of the refreshingly small Sony Xperia Z1 Compact!<p>Unboxing<p>The small size of the latest Sony flagship hits home right …

WARNING: If you watch this video you might never be allowed to serve on a jury

Also in News<p>March 07, 2017 0 Comments<p>White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer briefs the press from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room Monday …

How to: Tell Google Now who your mom (or dad) is

Add relationships to your contacts with simple voice actions to make hands-free calling and texting simpler.<p>Google Now is getting smarter and more …

Watch Steve Jobs demonstrate the Macintosh to the public for the first time

Steve Jobs debuted the first Macintosh computer before a packed room of shareholders on January 24th, 1984. But that wasn't the end of the story: only days later, Jobs appeared before the Boston Computer Society to show the Mac to the public for the first time. <i>Time</i> has recovered the full, 90-minute …

What we're playing: Our favorite Nexus 7 games

See what your AC editors are playing on their Nexus 7 tablets when they should be working<p>I'm not going to lie. A job that involves playing great …

Larry Page's Second Big Mistake As CEO: Opening Your Gmail Box to Google+ Followers

Google just ignited a firestorm of protest with yet another attempt to jumpstart its Google+ don’t-call-it-a-social network.<p>The search giant today announced a way for Gmail users with a Google+ account to send you an email to your Gmail account via Google+, and to allow you to do the same with …

You Won't Believe All the Crazy Hardware the NSA Uses for Spying

Over the weekend we learned a lot about the National Security Agency’s Access Network Technology, or ANT, division, that, in the words of Der …

Free online Android programming course starting next month

An online university will start a free online Android programming course next month, offering interested applicants the first notions needed to create apps for smartphones and tablets running Google’s mobile operating system.<p>Spotted by a <i>reddit</i> user, the eight-week long course offered by the …

How Android updates are released: HTC infographic on why KitKat may be late

Android has been often criticized for the time it takes for OEMs to release the latest versions of the mobile OS to customers, but HTC has put up an useful infographic in which it shows us how updates are released for carrier devices, unlocked edition and developer devices and Google Play edition …

7 Scary Accurate Vintage Ads That Predicted the Future

Surprisingly Accurate Vintage Predictions of the Future<p>1. View of the Future by AT&T<p>2. Walter Cronkite in the Living Room of 2001<p>3. Apple …

Chromecast in 2014: an open SDK, big international plans and maybe even new devices

Advertisement<p>17 Comments<p>Google (S GOOG) landed a bit of a coup with Chromecast this year, launching a device that no one saw coming but that has …

This holiday season, iPhone price cuts abound. What gives?

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Apple<p>There’s quite a steady flow of iPhone discounts this holiday season. Yesterday I posted about Walmart(s wmt). And …

Security Firm AVG Launches First Service To Block Mobile Location Tracking

It’s well known that advertisers track our browsing histories on the web to better target us with ads, but they’re increasingly moving towards tracking our locations too, because the history of your physical movements can be just as valuable to an advertiser as your virtual ones. Now security firm …

Create your own Street View from photospheres

Turn your own uploaded photo spheres into an interactive map you can share with anyone<p>There is no Street View of Sleepy Creek Lake in eastern West …

31 Best New Android Games From The Last 2 Weeks (11/26/13 - 12/9/13)

Article Contents<p>Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications, games, and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were …

15 best Android browsers of 2018!

Web browsers are one of the most important apps on any device. Having the right features and performance while browsing the web can literally change your entire experience. Finding the right one can be difficult because there are so many options and the face of the web is changing all the time. …

Software

Google Chromecast named Time’s best gadget of the year

The Google Chromecast has been taking the world by storm since its release in July of this year, selling out almost instantly across stores like Best …

Chromecast

Best Android smartphones of 2013

It has been another good year for Android. According to IDC, Android was on 81 percent of all the smartphones that shipped in the third quarter of 2013. The platform has driven real innovation, with new form factors, and accessibility, with affordable handsets. Google has rolled out many new …

Best free Android games of 2017

Have some time to kill and only your trusty Android phone to keep you company? Take a gander at some of the most exciting, engaging, and free games …

‘Runtastic Six Pack Abs Workout’ now available in the Play Store

There are plenty of apps that give users workout regimens, include instructional videos, and more. But there aren’t many that keep you on track, on a …

Apps

Inside the World's Most Dangerous Amusement Park

By the time things enter the realm of legend, it can be difficult to divine what was true. To tell what actually happened.<p>"Action Park."<p>If you grew …