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16 new and notable Android apps from the last week including Google Lens, CARROT Weather, and Clean Share (5/29/18 - 6/9/18)

Article Contents<p>Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous …

iOS 11.4.1 tips, tricks, and secrets everyone should know | ZDNet

USB Restricted Mode<p>Apple has added this new security feature to iOS 11.4.1 that makes it harder for hackers - as well as law enforcement and …

App Store

Check These Phone Settings To Make Sure Apps Aren’t Spying On You

<i>Phone apps ask for permission to see a lot of data on our phone including GPS, photos and microphone. Here's how to check and limit their access -</i> …

How to find out if hackers leaked your passwords

Longtime favorite password manager 1Password just teamed up with Pwned Passwords, a new service that helps you find out if your passwords have been leaked online. The database boasts more than 500 million passwords collected from various breaches.<p>Here’s how to use it.<p>With hugely popular services …

These 14 Free Apps Will Help You Manage Your Mental Health

<i>Refinery29 is exploring mental health topics as part of our partnership with Clinton Global Initiative University.</i><p>We've heard it over and over again …

Mental Health

Even with Nintendo Switch mania in full swing, 3DS sales remain strong

Nintendo had an incredibly strong holiday season, with the Switch selling like hotcakes alongside exclusives games like <i>Super Mario Odyssey</i>. But the …

We Played a Game on Switch That Teaches You Japanese

With the new year comes some New Year’s resolutions. One of mine is that I’ve always wanted to learn Japanese. I’ve tried twice to teach myself …

7 Most Fun And Addicting Video Games Of 2017 (So Far)

Sonic Mania is a delightful return to the 2D platforming style that first made the hedgehog a star. The love from the development team for 16-bit …

Windows Phone was a glorious failure

Looking back on the bumpy road taken by Microsoft’s most ambitious mobile OS<p>This past weekend, Microsoft made official what was already known for years: the Windows Phone mobile operating system is dead. There’ll be no further development, no miraculous Windows 10 Mobile revivals, and no further …

Pokemon Dev Says Ruby/Sapphire Were The Hardest Pokemon Games To Make

Following a successful title is a daunting task for any developer, but that's especially true for a series as popular as Pokemon. Pokemon director Junichi Masuda recently revealed to Game Informer that the series' first Game Boy Advance installments, Ruby and Sapphire, were actually the most …

Pokémon

This puzzle in the new Professor Layton game is just cruel

This $16 mobile game is a beautiful trickster<p>The Professor Layton series and I have a complicated relationship. I’ve always loved its charming, manga-esque art style, lovely characters and witty writing. What I’ve never had much of a taste for — and this is a big problem — are the games’ puzzles. …

The First Nintendo Switch Cartridge ROM Dumps Are Emerging, But It's Early Days

Do you really need to keep advertising this kind of behaviour @NintendoLife?<p>Are you going to spread the word when its hacked to the point it can run …

5 Android apps you shouldn't miss this week! - Android Apps Weekly

Welcome to the 197th edition of Android Apps Weekly. Here are your headlines from this week:<p>Google announced some changes to Google Play this week. Starting June 30th, Android 2.1 and lower will no longer have Android Market support. This will have two immediately impacts. For starters, developers …

iPhone Apps Stuck on 'Waiting' During Download? Here's How to Fix It

Nothing is more annoying than seeing an iPhone app that is stuck on “waiting” during installation. You could cancel the download and retry, but the …

How to clean your Gmail account of malicious apps

Among the most coveted targets of phishing scammers is gaining access to your Gmail account, where you’re probably storing a gold mine’s worth of …

How to Secure Your Online Accounts By Revoking Access From Third-Party Apps

Every once in a while, an app like Unroll.me pops into the spotlight to remind us that we all tend to authorize a lot of apps to access our email and …

Run Android Apps on Your Windows PC - ExtremeTech

By on April 21, 2017 at 10:27 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Android’s application ecosystem …

Google’s Family Link app now lets you monitor your kid’s Android device from an iPhone

After launching last month for Android users, Google’s new Family Link app today arrives on iOS. The app is aimed at parents, allowing them to monitor things like screen time and apps downloaded from Google Play, as well as setting restrictions for Android devices their kids are using (via …

Apps

How to print to PDF on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

Print to PDF is an easy way to preserve the information and layout of what you are currently viewing, saving a 1:1 digital copy of the documents and websites you use everyday. You don’t actually print anything, but the idea is that an exact replica of what would have appeared on paper, if you had …

Apps

How to track and manage cellular data

First time checking out this series? You may get the most value by starting at the beginning, however you can also use the series overview if you’d like to go buffet style.<p>Note for regular readers, the already tech savvy, and IT professionals: this series is designed as a resource you can share …

Apps

iPhone vs Android: 14 Reasons iPhone is Better

We’ll explain 15 reasons the iPhone is better than Android with a 2017 iPhone vs Android comparison that includes the newest iPhones and Android …

Mobile Technology

I totally regret canceling my Nintendo Switch pre-order

The blistering cold wind kept me close to the building, my arms tight against my body. I had known it would be chilly but foolishly didn’t prepare …

Biggest Upcoming Video Games In 2017 That You Should Be Worried About

It’s so hard to not get swept up in the hype for Mass Effect: Andromeda, and it hasn’t taken most people much convincing to sign up for the next game …

The 4 Best Apps for Recording Calls on Your Phone

Whether you’re interviewing rock stars, planning an event with folks from work, or just need to get your grandpa’s rants down on (digital) tape, …

Ten Things I Wish I Knew When I Started 'Horizon Zero Dawn'

Thanks to a very early review copy, I have gotten to spend a <i>lot</i> of time with <i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> over the past few weeks. You may have missed my official review a week ago, so go check that out, but needless to say, I liked most of the game quite a bit.<p>When I get early copies of sprawling games like …

Horizon Zero Dawn

The greatest Legend of Zelda dungeon is obviously Snowpeak Ruins

We are less than a week away from the launch of <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, a game that has been in development since around 1895. It’s …

The Switch Will Not Replace The 3DS Because Each Console Offers Different Controls

One of the ongoing arguments against the Nintendo Switch is that its portable nature will overlap with the 3DS and in turn render that handheld redundant. The reality is in fact very different and the 3DS won’t be going anywhere for a good while to come.<p>Admittedly, Nintendo has already said …

The 10 Best New Young Adult Books in February 2017

You might think some of February’s best Young Adult reads would include romance. And to some extent, they do. This month, the world of YA literature …

Mass Effect Andromeda's Sex "Totally Softcore Space Porn;” Devs Talk Character Customization and More

With <i>Mass Effect Andromeda</i> going gold and quickly approaching its impending and massively anticipated release, its developers are providing more and …

Mass Effect Andromeda

The new Dungeons and Dragons Player's Handbook includes an appendix that lists 'inspirational reading.' It's pretty great. Here it is in its entirety. : Fantasy

This is from page 312 of the new 5th edition Dungeons & Dragons Player's Handbook. I thought /r/fantasy might get a kick out of it, or at least find …

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