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10 of the Best Android Browser Apps

Love ’em or hate ’em, browsers are your window to the Web – be it on your laptop, tablet or pocket rocket. While you may well be one of those unfussy types who would get by just as well on Chrome or Firefox as you would on Dolphin or Opera, equally you may have many different needs from a mobile …

Can an audiophile find joy in a full-size $40 headphone?

JVC's HA-RX700 not only sounds better than a lot of $100 headphones, it's remarkably comfortable and ruggedly built.<p>I'm always on the lookout for great sounding products in all price ranges, so when an Audiophiliac reader suggested the almost too good to be true JVC HA-RX700 full-size headphones, I …

Audiophile

$1B wiped off Samsung’s value following Presidential veto; Samsung continues appeals

The <i>WSJ</i> reports that more than a billion dollars were wiped off Samsung’s market value today following President Obama’s veto of the decision to ban the import of iPhone 4 and 3G iPad 2 devices into the USA. The fall represented 0.9 percent of the company’s market cap.<p>While a Presidential veto …

Unofficial Amber ROMs emerge for Nokia Lumia 820 and 920

If you're a Nokia Lumia 820 or 920 owner, you now have a chance to try the Amber update a little early. <i>WindowsMania.pl</i> has posted unofficial ROMs (820, 920) that upgrade international versions of the Windows Phones to the Amber release ahead of Microsoft's rollout. Both ROMs are relatively easy to …

Samsung’s next Galaxy Note to be unveiled Sept. 4 in Berlin

Samsung will announce its next Galaxy Note smartphone on Sept. 4 at the IFA trade show in Berlin, according to an invite sent to press today.<p>The phone will likely be called the Galaxy Note 3 and will follow up the successful Galaxy Note 2. Samsung used IFA in Berlin last year to debut the Note 2, …

Video Pioneers OK GO Team With Saatchi & Saatchi, Possibly You, For Next Video

The band most known for its videos is looking for videos.<p>OK Go is a band famous for its intensely innovative videos. From its breakthrough treadmill trickery for “Here It Goes Again” to its automotive symphony for “Needing/Getting” or its paint-splashed Rube Goldberg extravaganza “This Too Shall …

Cannes Lions

DNA sequencing goes mainstream as 23andMe begins TV ad push

It's become easier and easier to discover who you are and where you came from thanks to DNA analysis, and now 23andMe is trying to expand those interested in their genes from a group of dedicated enthusiasts to the general public. The company, which has been analyzing DNA for seven years now, …

Scientists Are Scary Close To Controlling Our Memories And Brains With Computers

There are already thought-controlled gadgets and smart phone apps. But recently, a group of scientists at MIT took brain-computer interactions to a whole new level.<p>While they weren't able to create memories from scratch, they were able to associate different feelings to neutral memories in mice. In …

The Brain

Google’s latest Chrome browser brings tablet-like touch features to PCs

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Browsing on a PC using Chrome will soon be much like surfing the web on a tablet; if your PC has a touchscreen, that is. …

Apple drops to 32% tablet market share in Q2 amidst strong YoY Android growth

IDC is out today with its latest report tracking worldwide tablet shipments, reporting that total shipments have experienced a sequential decline during Q2 at the expense of Apple and the iPad. Apple already announced that it had sold 14.6 million iPads during the quarter, a significant drop from …

See? Native Ads Don’t Have to Be Awful.

Adland loves “native ads,” the new/old concept where an ad pretends to be “content.”<p>I’m not sold. Not because of ethical issues, but because most …

Advertising

Meet the 20 fastest-growing mobile startups

Venture capitalists and angel investors are always looking for startups that can show evidence of traction. For investors focused on mobile, one strong sign is the number of app downloads on Google Play and/or the App Store.<p>That said, a spike in downloads for the first week after launch doesn’t say …

Ouya apologizes for shipping delays, credits frustrated Kickstarter backers $13.37

In June, some Ouya backers were understandably miffed when the Kickstarter sensation hit retail shelves even before they'd received their consoles in the mail. Those complaints haven't been lost on the company, and in an email dispatched over the weekend, Ouya CEO Julie Uhrman apologized for the …

Gaming Consoles

Apple trade ban reversal in US questioned by South Korea

Samsung may face own ban on Friday after Barack Obama vetoes injunction against iPhone 4 and iPad 2 imposed by International Trade Commission<p>South Korea's government has expressed "concerns" about the Barack Obama administration's last-minute reversal of a trade ban against Apple's iPhone 4 and …

Motorola Chief Dennis Woodside on Intel, Quicker Android Upgrades and More

Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside is hoping that lots of people buy the Moto X. But he also hopes that the product sends a strong signal of where the …

Google releases official AdSense iPhone app

Following Google’s release of an official AdSense Android app on Google Play last week, today the company has released an iOS version of the app. Much like the Android version, this is the first official AdSense client Google has released for the platform, and brings competition for some of the …

Menu Dashboard Locu Launches Publisher Platform, Makes Its Data Available To All

Locu, the increasingly popular menu and price list dashboard for restaurants and local merchants, today announced that it has opened its publisher platform to any online publisher who is interested in using its data.<p>With its new publishing platform, third-party sites can now use the company’s data …

Microsoft files patent for augmented reality glasses

Microsoft may be working on a pair of augmented reality glasses for Xbox gaming, according to a patent application published last week.<p>In an application with the US Patent and Trademark Office, dated 1 August 2013, Microsoft describes “a system and related methods for inviting a potential player to …

Augmented Reality

Move over Galaxy Note 3, the HTC Max might need some room in September

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>It’s already a near-certainty that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will debut on September 4 but it may not be the only large phone …

Samsung Invite Promises Next Galaxy Will Show Its Giant Face On September 4

What is usually a dreaded Monday morning inbox was today brightened by an invitation (below) from Samsung to see “the next Galaxy” unveiled in Berlin on September 4. Though the invitation doesn’t specify which flavor of Galaxy we’ll see, we’re all expecting to get our hands on the Galaxy Note III …