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4 Ways Tim Cook Has Changed Apple as CEO

When Steve Jobs stepped down as Apple’s CEO on August 24, 2011, the company’s future was anything but certain. The tech giant had become the most …

Tim Cook

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

Hiking

WhatsApp to Add Voice Calling in Q2 2014

WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum has announced at Mobile World Congress 2014 that the company will add voice calling to its popular messaging platform in Q2 2014, reports <i>TechCrunch</i>. The voice service will be added to iOS and Android first, with other platforms receiving the update at an unannounced future …

Seventh grader builds a braille printer with $350 worth of Legos

When Lego revealed its line of EV3 Mindstorms robots last year, Bay Area tech companies came up with some very goofy applications. 12-year-old Santa …

UNSTOPPABLE - By Sandeep Maheshwari I Hindi

The Most Popular Passwords Of 2013 Revealed

SplashData has compiled a list of the 25 most popular passwords of 2013, and at the top of the list is probably the most obvious one, ‘123456’.<p>Also …

WhatsApp hits 400m user mark

<b>WhatsApp has announced that it now has 400 million monthly users.</b><p>Jan Koum, CEO of the popular messaging app took to the company's blog to break the …

5 Animals That Look Like Lady Gaga

Wildlife<p><b>So theatrical, so blazing with color, so much larger than life—are we talking about Lady Gaga or a sea slug?</b><p>Despite being one of the most creatively outfitted performers of all time, Lady Gaga has some competition in the animal world. Nature’s show-stoppers include everything from insects …

iSheep, Fandroids, and why we care so damn much about our smartphones

And when you're perceived as being too passionate, too emotional, too partisan, the inevitable occurs: you're slapped with the loaded 'fanboy' label.<p>Being negative makes you feel smarter. The guy who says 'I agree,' never seems as smart as the guy who says, 'I disagree.'<p>As soon as we got into …

iPhone

iOS 7 includes new head gestures to control your iPhone

Apple’s iOS 7 beta includes new head gestures that enable users to control their iPhones by moving their heads left or right.<p>The gestures are buried in Apple’s accessibility settings, and are currently only intended, it appears, for use by people who cannot access iPhone’s on-screen controls. …

Facebook Still Seems On Track To 'Disappear' In 4 Years From Now

About a year ago, I wrote a post titled “Here’s Why Google and Facebook Might Completely Disappear In The Next 5 Years.”<p>To be honest, I’m not sure I’d write it again today.<p>It had a catchy title and some good substance to my arguments, so it ended up generating a lot of page views. It also came out …

Samsung Beats Apple In U.S. Smartphone Market, For Now

The winner in the U.S. smartphone market is no longer Apple. Instead, Samsung is the apple of American smartphone buyers’ eyes. At least in between Apple’s new product announcements.<p>That’s the word from Canaccord Genuity, an investment research firm, that surveyed the retail stores of carriers …

BBM expected to arrive on iOS and Android June 27th (update: nope)

BlackBerry Messenger may seem like a distant memory for many who have made the jump to iOS or Android, but it'll soon be time to get reacquainted. According to a tweet from T-Mobile UK, we should expect to see the service arrive on both platforms on June 27th. BBM should be available as a free …

New smartSD cards could put digital wallet control back with e-commerce groups

Many new smartphones come with an NFC, or Near Field Communications, chip that lets the phone be used as a digital wallet. For security purposes, NFC …

U.S. ITC Finds Apple Violates Samsung Patent, Issues Limited Import Ban On AT&T iPhone 4, 3GS And Some iPads

Apple has been found to be in violation of a Samsung patent, which has resulted in a limited import ban on certain products, including the iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, original iPad 3G and iPad 2 3G, all only for AT&T-specific models. More details are emerging about the ruling, but it’s likely this …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is looking to continue in the same vein as the original Galaxy Note and Galaxy Note 2, offering you a phone which could …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy Note III camera tipped with anti-shake and image stabilization

We’ve been hearing a lot of rumblings about the Galaxy Note III lately, and it seems we may hear an official announcement next month during a Samsung …

25 Galaxy S4 Tips & Tricks

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is host to a number of hidden features that unlock the full potential of the device. These Galaxy S5 tips and tricks can help …

Avoiding the pitfalls of texting and walking

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/981000/981312_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524635034_9214e78bbc06e066cb27ef520cb30170<p><b>Walking and texting is leading to a spate of collision-related injuries. Could a new app be the answer?</b><p>We've all done it. You're walking down the …

Wright Brothers Flight Legacy Hits New Turbulence

Aviation periodical proclaims Gustave Whitehead flew the first airplane.<p><b>An iconic piece of American history took a nosedive when the 100th-anniversary issue of an annual aviation bible known as Jane's All the World's Aircraft displaced the Wright brothers as the first fathers of flight.</b><p>The new name …