Patrick Fallon

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Exercise during pregnancy gives babies' brains a boost

Attention pregnant women: If you want to help your child get into Harvard, lace up those sneakers and exercise!<p>Hardly a week goes by without science delivering new evidence that exercise boosts the brain. Studies have linked exercise to brain health in senior citizens, middle-aged adults and kids. …

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Mobile devs: Google will officially translate your Android apps

Your Android app could soon be speaking French, Swedish, Hindi, and many more languages now that Google officially launched its mobile app translation service today.<p>Google announced that it would be opening up a translation service at Google I/O and officially released it. Developers can submit …

iPhone and iPad processors to be built in New York state, says report

Apple could be moving some of its iPhone and iPad chip production to upstate New York. Albany's <i>Times Union</i> reports that GlobalFoundries, a company created when AMD spun off its manufacturing operations, will build the processors at its Fab 8 facility in the town of Malta. Samsung, which currently …

Google Glass prescription models coming in January, but not from Google

<i>Google's own prototype of Glass with prescription frames, from May.</i><p>Google has been saying for some time now that it would eventually bring prescription lens support to its Glass headsets, but so far, there hasn't been any word as to when that might come. "Sergey [Brin] dropped this on us in 2012 at …

Rumor: HTC M8 (One 2014) to be available at Big Four by the end of Q1

We begin to receive more intel on one of the most anticipated devices of early 2014, the HTC M8. The device, which might hit the market as the HTC One (2014) could look similarly to HTC’s current flagship, if a recent leak from China is accurate.<p>What about the release date? Everyone expects HTC to …

Use Call PopOut to make incoming calls less distracting on Android

Have you ever been reading an important e-mail, studying some notes, or playing a game, when a call interrupts you? Wouldn't it be nice if you could quickly dismiss the call without putting your current activity in the background? That's exactly what Call PopOut does for you.<p>Instead of …

Gmail adds quick action buttons for YouTube, Dropbox, Seamless, and OpenTable

Earlier this year, Gmail introduced quick-action buttons to help users take action on inbox messages without needing to open them first. And today, Google is broadening support for the useful feature. If you've recently ordered food from a restaurant on Seamless, you can now quickly rate and leave …

Our Big Beautiful Planet: Breathtaking Views of ‘Earth From Space’ (Photos)

Our Beautiful Planet<p>A new book collects satellite images of places around the earth, giving a breathtaking look at the extraordinary planet on which …