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The best hidden features in iOS 7

One hundred days and several hundred bug fixes after its announcement, iOS 7 is now available to download for iPhone 4 and later, iPad 2 and later, and the fifth-generation iPod touch. Apple claims there are "over 200" new features in its new OS, and by now you've probably heard all about the big …

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A Few Tricks All The New iOS 7 Users Should Know

At long last, iOS 7 has arrived. That is, it arrived for everyone who didn’t say “Developer? Oh, yeah, I’m totally a developer. Cough” and wiggle into the Beta months ago.<p>iOS 7 is a strange new land, especially on day one. Out with the gradients, in with the trippy fluorescents. Your favorite app? …

Yahoo for iOS update includes push notifications, article saving, and cinemagraphs

In April, Yahoo redesigned its news-focused iOS app to emphasize personalization, photos, and article summaries generated by Summly. With iOS 7 landing today, the company is adding a new set of features to the app, while refining the design to make it feel lighter and more fluid.<p>The stream of news …

There's Basically No Way To Get A Gold iPhone On Friday Unless You Stand In Line

But the big question on a lot of people's mind is probably, "How can I get it as fast and as painless as possible?"<p>With the Apple Store app, customers can usually order products ahead, go straight to the Apple store, and just pick it up.<p>But that's not going to fly with the iPhone launch this Friday.<p>…

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BlackBerry goes big with the 5-inch Z30 smartphone

BlackBerry is expanding its lineup of smartphones today with the new BlackBerry Z30. The fourth BlackBerry 10 smartphone, the Z30 is the largest and most powerful BlackBerry ever, with a 5-inch Super AMOLED display and new 1.7GHz processor with quad-core graphics. It has the largest battery ever …

Mobile Technology

iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s reviews: Pretty, powerful and still leading the pack

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Apple’s(s aapl) new iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s aren’t available until Friday, however, in typical fashion, Apple has provided …

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YouTube adding offline viewing to mobile apps

Soon, YouTube is going to let you download videos from your mobile devices to watch offline. The company announced today that the feature would let users “add videos to their device to watch for a short period when an Internet connection is unavailable.”<p>Until now, downloading YouTube videos has …

Nvidia's blueprint for the perfect $199 Android tablet

Last year, the Nexus 7 set a new bar for Android tablets, bringing unheard-of performance and quality to a $199 price point. Part of the credit for that success belongs to Nvidia, whose Kai program was responsible for driving down the cost of components.<p>Now, Nvidia's ready to do it all over again: …

YouTube Will Enable Offline Viewing On Its Mobile Apps

YouTube has announced that it will launch a new feature on its mobile apps enabling viewers to watch videos even when they are offline. The new update will be available in November.<p>The feature will let viewers add videos to their devices to store and watch for a short period of time when they are …

The Nation's 10 Richest In Tech: Zuckerberg And Ballmer Climb, Gates Still Top

This time last year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth was languishing. After his company’s disappointing initial public offering in May 2012, the hoodie-wearing executive was worth $9.4 billion, down about $8.1 billion in the three months following Facebook’s debut on the Nasdaq.<p>A lot has …

GTA V Launches: What The Latest Game in the Grand Theft Auto Series Does Differently

Grand Theft Auto V, one of the year's most eagerly awaited video games, released today for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. A GameStop spokesperson told …

Does Apple Really Need a Less-Expensive iPhone Right Now?

Apple’s decision to give its colorful new iPhone 5c a premium price far in excess of the $400 to $500 price range analysts had expected has been met …

Mobile

Apple now lets old iPhones download suitably old apps

With every generation of iOS, there's always a device that's left behind. This year, it's the iPhone 3GS' turn to become outdated, as the four-year-old smartphone will not be updated to Apple's new iOS 7. The inevitable march of technology, however, has often left users unable to download many apps …

Google Knows The WiFi Passwords Of Every Android User: Report

Google might have access to WiFi passwords used by every single Android user, a new report suggests. That is a whole lot of WiFi passwords -- maybe most of them in the world.<p>“If an Android device (phone or tablet) has ever logged on to a particular Wi-Fi network, then Google probably knows the …

iPhone 5S gets unboxed early

Shots of Apple's imminent iPhone 5S being unboxed, along with a heap of iPhone 5C boxes, have emerged ahead of the launch later this week.<p>Both of Apple's new iPhones don't hit stores until Friday, but apparently Christmas comes early in some places.

Valve’s Gabe Newell hints that the Steam Box might finally arrive next week

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>It’s been a long time coming for the Steam Box. The console concept, which was introduced by gaming company Valve and marries …

Grand Theft Auto V shows why the games industry needs to go the way of the music industry

Grand Theft Auto V, the fifth in a series of joyously violent games in which players control crime syndicates and wreak havoc upon cities, is among the most eagerly anticipated games ever released. It went on sale today and is expected to rake in $1.6 billion in sales in its first year, handsomely …

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Apple Offers Legacy Apps for Old iPhones and iPads

9to5Mac<p>When it debuts tomorrow, iOS 7 — the next generation of Apple’s mobile operating system — will support only the iPhone 4 and later, iPad 2 and …

iOS

iPhone 5c Is Cheap in China if You Want It to Be

At 4,488 yuan — about $730 — the off-contract price of Apple’s new iPhone 5c may well be too heady for China, the world’s most populous mobile phone …

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The iPhone 5s will be hard to find at launch, claim reports

Apple broke with tradition when it declined to make the iPhone 5s available for pre-order after its announcement, and now it's looking like low stock might be the reason. According to <i>All Things D,</i> sources at the wireless carriers are claiming that launch inventory will be significantly less than …

Getting Ready for iOS 7: How to backup your device and set up iOS 7

Apple has announced that iOS 7 will be available tomorrow, September 18th. Before installing the update, it is recommended that you have a backup of your data. This how-to is going to walk you through backing up your iOS 6 device and transitioning it over to iOS 7:<p>First things first, let’s discuss …