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New hands-on footage claims to show 5.5-inch ‘iPhone Air’

As the days go by leading up to next week’s September 9th event, the part leaks for Apple’s next flagship handsets keep streaming in. The 5.5-inch model in particular has been getting a lot of attention lately, with multiple sources leaking photos of its casing and supposed components. Today’s …

Why Galaxy Note 4 is a must-win for Samsung? Hint: Big-screen iPhone

The stakes have never been higher for Samsung's oversize Galaxy Note 4.<p>While Apple's iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy S smartphone franchises have duked it out for flagship supremacy, Samsung's other marquee smartphone line, the Galaxy Note, has enjoyed the lack of opposition in serving power users …

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How a Kickstarter Project Came to Power Cartoon Network’s Next Mobile Game

Pixel Press continues its adventure in the world of video game creation with its first major partnership.<p>When Robin Rath and Josh Stevens launched a Kickstarter campaign for their Pixel Press app, they were optimistic that people would be interested in a program that lets you create video games …

Hyperlapse For iPhone Will Revolutionize Wildlife Films

As a biologist, my first thought after hearing about Hyperlapse – Instagram’s new app for making time-lapse movies – was this: nature videos.<p>Hyperlapse records a film and shows frames at intervals so it looks like time has elapsed quickly. The app is simple to use. Tap a button to start and stop …

More power! Toshiba’s updated Chromebook 13 runs for 10.5 hours on a charge

Toshiba entered the Chrome OS market with its Chromebook 13 early this year. That model ran on Intel’s Haswell chip and had around 9 hours of battery …

White House Reboots Its Tech Staff

A number of moves this week: The White House announced its intention for Danny Marti to be its new piracy guru, departing national CTO Todd Park will return to Silicon Valley, but keep working for the government, Google X’s Megan Smith is said to be a top contender for the nation’s CTO role, and …

Sprint brings the HTC One E8 to the USA

The HTC One E8 has been a hit in Asia and other markets. It was only a matter of time before the One M8‘s plastic twin reached the USA. As it turns out, Sprint will be the first carrier in the States to bring the neat device to this side of the lake.<p>It has everything you can expect from a high-end …

SoftBank's first Sony smartphone deal takes aim at U.S. market

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s SoftBank Corp and its U.S. mobile carrier Sprint Corp will offer a Sony smartphone for the first time, sources with knowledge of the matter said, as the two technology titans confront daunting challenges in the U.S. market.<p>A shop clerk is seen through a window displaying a …