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World first: Braille Smartphone in the works

Credit: Sumit Dagar<p>Smartphones and the internet are together making the world a more equal, well informed, and overall better place to live in. With the two technologies put together, almost anyone can gather information, start a company and harness the internet to benefit them in ways that were …

Braille

Senate committee votes to end warrantless e-mail searches (Updated)

Privacy legislation is also under consideration in the House of Representatives.<p><b>Update (April 25):</b> The Leahy-Lee bill was approved by the Senate …

Tim Cook On Larger-Screen iPhones: Don’t Expect Them Any Time Soon

- Apr 24, 2013<p>Among the many topics address by Tim Cook during yesterday’s quarterly results conference call, Cook took a moment to discuss rumors …

Samsung Galaxy S4 review

Years ago, people either bought an iPhone or “a Droid." Verizon’s marketing power, those insane robot ads, and maybe that just-close-enough naming convention made the carrier's Android phones virtually synonymous with their operating system.<p>But now I hear people every day saying "Oh, is that the …

Unity 3D team dumps Flash for web gaming

Unity Technologies, the company behind the widely used Unity 3D game engine, has ditched Flash, arguing that it is unconvinced that Adobe’s …

Game Development

Firefox OS Developer Phones Sold Out After First Few Hours On Sale, But More Are On The Way

Geeksphone, the smartphone OEM startup based out of Madrid, put the first Firefox OS developer phones on sale early this morning, offering the Keon for $119 and the more powerful Peak for $194. Both devices are the first hardware to be offered with Firefox OS on board, and both devices are now …

HP's New Multi-Touch Graphing Calculator Has Smartphone Aspirations

These are exciting times for anyone who's refused to replace their trusty standalone graphing calculator with a similarly capable smartphone or …