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Google patents new facial recognition technology to let users unlock phones with a wink and a smile

Google first implemented face-unlock in ICS, and since then, it's been hard at work improving the feature and acquiring new IP related to it. Last fall, the search giant patented a way for multiple users to use face-unlock on a single device. This week it obtained a new patent for a method that …

Scientists build soft, transparent contact lens displays with nanomaterials

Of the contact lens display prototypes that we've seen so far, few if any are focused on comfort -- a slight problem when they're meant to sit <i>on our eyeballs</i>. A collaboration between Samsung and multiple universities may solve this with display tech that's meant to be cozy from the start. By …

iPhone 5S

<b>Update:</b> Not ready for the newer, larger and faster iPhone 7? We're still up to date on the best iPhone 5S deals and have our iPhone 5S review …

Sony Xperia Z rumored to get the Google Nexus treatment

The Sony Xperia Z is already a TechRadar-recommended smartphone, but the Android device's interface may get even better thanks to a report that says …

Purported Galaxy S 4 Zoom flaunts its profile in multiple leaks

Samsung is no stranger to teasing its fans, and with expectations running high that it'll introduce a true cameraphone -- the Galaxy S 4 Zoom -- in London on June 20th, you'll have to forgive us for being more than curious for what's in store. We've already seen a hint of such a device at the FCC, …

Google Glass: the new Segway?

Its release is still months away and the hype behind Google Glass continues apace, but will the public buy it?<p>Suddenly he could see through clothes, flesh... and walls!... That was the tagline of the 1963 film The Man With The X-ray Eyes.<p>In the film Ray Milland is Dr James Xavier, a scientist who …

Inteliscope app version one shows off its iPhone-enabled sniping skills (video)

In the old days, when you wanted to double-tap a bad guy with an AR-15, you had to rely on plain-jane scopes or sights... booooring. Good thing we live in a more tactically technological time, the age of the Inteliscope -- a mount and app combo that lets you slap an iPhone or iPod touch atop an …

Have we finally found a cure for baldness?

This Week in Science we've discovered that the Egyptians had iron sent from the heavens, that asteroids can have their own little moons, and that …

iPad 5 WWDC release teased by further case unveilings | Trusted Reviews

<b>A potential iPad Air WWDC release has been teased once again, with further so called ‘iPad 5 cases’ officially unveiled ahead of Apple’s heavily</b> …

BlackBerry 10.1 update preview reveals HDR camera and other neat tricks

BlackBerry 10 has been around for a few months now and while it's had a couple of minor updates we're starting to learn what the first major upgrade …

Evernote Wants To Build Hardware

In a recent interview with OPC World, Evernote CEO Phil Libin has revealed that the company wants to branch out with hardware, and by this we presume …

Google+ now mutes your mic while you type in Hangouts

How do you know if you don't have someone's full attention during a Google Hangout? By the sound of their <i>typing</i>. Google, however, has decided to end the intra-company fistfights by updating its social network, enabling it to identify the apocalyptic clattering of your keyboard -- and mute your …

Kinivo BTX350 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Launches

Kinivo, has this week launched its new Kinivo BTX350 wireless Bluetooth speaker which has been designed to stream music from any Bluetooth-capable …

The specs' specs

DISH bids for Sprint in the battle for the quad play, your friends are more popular than you are on social networks and Google Glass reignites a …

3DS XL Circle Pad Pro Arrives In The US For $20

Nintendo has announced that their new 3DS XL Circle Pad Pro which has been exclusively available only in Japan since its launch, will now be arriving …

HAPIfork Smart Fork Tracks Your Eating Habits For Healthier Eating (video)

If you are concerned you might not be eating as healthily as you possibly can, and new gadget has been created called the HAPIfork Smart Fork which …

Gear & Gadgets

iPega Android Gaming Tablet Launching In May (video)

A new handheld gaming device will be launching in May in the form of the iPega Android gaming tablet, which is equipped with a quad core …

Archos prepping an awesome foursome of smartphones

When you think of smartphone manufacturers Archos probably isn't the first, or even the tenth, name which springs to mind, but the plucky firm is …

Evil Controllers' Vision line adds customization and lengthy battery life, we go hands-on

We're clearly <i>shameless</i>, otherwise we wouldn't be here writing this piece starring a modded Xbox 360 gamepad with Engadget logos all over it. At least that's what we imagine you saying, dear reader, while ogling the logo-laden controller above. Despite appearances, however, there's more to Evil …

Wunderlist Pro Adds Collaboration Features For $4.99 A Month (video)

Excellent to-do application Wunderlist has this week announced the launch of its new Wunderlist Pro service that will allow users to collaborate with …

Twitter Goes To Good Morning America To Confirm Twitter #Music, Aiming Straight For The Mainstream

Word of a standalone music service out of Twitter has been floating around for a week or so, but today the company took to the Good Morning America show to officially announce the service, comprised of both a web platform and an iOS app.<p>Twitter Music, as it were, is the brainchild of We Are Hunted, …

Cut the Rope: Time Travel hits iPhone, iPad

Here’s some good news for Cut The Rope fans. Zeptolab has just released the latest installment in its Cut the Rope series: Time Travel. <br>In this game, …

Twitter Music app launches today for iOS and web

Twitter #Music has hit the mainstream today, with the social network launching its music-finding app for iOS.<p>The Twitter-powered app hopes to help …

Nokia will launch another ‘hero’ Lumia device this quarter, says Elop

Nokia(s nok) intends to release a new flagship Lumia phone in the U.S. during this quarter, CEO Stephen Elop has said.<p>Elop predicted the launch in an …

Strong Lumia sales fail to salvage Nokia

A strong showing for Nokia's high-end Lumia range of smartphones failed to cover the loss incurred by poorly performing sales of its basic mobile devices in the first quarter, results released today revealed.<p>The first quarter results put Nokia firmly behind its market rivals Apple and Samsung, …

Barbour jacket launched for iPad

The hardy wax jacket fabric more often worn by shooting parties will now adorn iPhones and iPads, Barbour has announced.<p>Quilted Barbour covers designed in collaboration with technology accessories firm Proporta have gone on sale for the first time, reflecting the firm's recent move into the luxury …