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Watch Dogs uPlay Issues On PS4 And Xbox One As Well

Advertising<p>We reported a couple of days back that many Watch Dogs players on PC were facing issues with uPlay. Apparently this was caused by the rush …

LG G3 Battery Life Performance Revealed in Endurance Tests

LG's newly launched flagship phone, the G3, is touted to be a power-crunching device given its power-hungry hardware configuration including Quad HD …

Best Chromecast apps 2017

The Google Chromecast is a cheap and extremely cheerful streaming device, which can be used to enjoy any number of on-demand video services on your …

Smart TV

Sony Xperia Z2 won't let you record more than ~5 minutes of 4K video (and neither will Note 3 and S5)

4K video recording is slowly but surely clawing its way into the mobile scene, and although its adoption is quite limited thus far, some …

Privacy call for internet browsing in the wake of Edward Snowden leaks

More than eight out of 10 internet users believe browsing history should be kept private, according to a survey.<p>The poll, commissioned by the Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust one year after US whistleblower Edward Snowdon leaked top-secret files revealing the activities of UK and US intelligence …

WWDC Preview: iOS 8, OS X 10.10, iWatch, iHome and Retina MacBook Air

While the launch of iPhones and iPads are seen by most as the glitziest events in Apple's calendar, for many the annual Worldwide Developer …

Future Xbox One update will finally allow gamers to do some shots

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has revealed a forthcoming Xbox One update will finally introduce the long-requested ability to take in-game …

Xbox

Google Maps brings terrain view back to Android for outdoorsy types

If you're hoping to get a bit more help from Google Maps on your next trek through the wilderness, you may be in luck. Version 8.1.0 appears to be on the way, thanks to a peek at the APK from the folks over at <i>XDA Developers</i>, and it packs a handy terrain view option in the side menu. This selection …

Microsoft has reportedly built an iOS and Android-friendly watch with Kinect skills

Microsoft reportedly plans to stake its claim in the rapidly-expanding wearables pie - possibly as soon as this summer - with a multi-platform-ready …

Heart Rates

Sunrise for Android makes Google Calendar look ugly

Following a stint as an iOS exclusive, calendar app Sunrise launched today on the Play Store and on the web. It was well worth the wait.<p>Sunrise for Android syncs with Google’s Calendar and Apple’s iCloud, so you can continue to use your old calendars with it. Support for other calendars may be …

Apps

New Apple patents hint at a headphone, music revolution

The real reason behind Apple’s $3 billion buy of Beats may be a plan for an epic mashup of music and tech by combining the hardware of headphones and Beats Music software.<p>Two notable patent applications published Thursday suggest that Apple could be thinking along exactly these lines.<p>The patents in …

Headphones