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How To: Use the Minecraft World Editing Software VoxelSniper

<b>Welcome to Minecraft World! Check out our</b> <b>advanced tutorials</b> <b>and come play on our</b> <b>free server</b><b>.</b><p>VoxelSniper is one of many very useful world editing …

Liking Windows 10 so far? Here's how to make it even better

Windows 10 is great; if you’re on a Windows 7 or 8 PC, there’s virtually no reason not to upgrade.<p>That said, there are so many new features and settings that sorting through them all can become overwhelming, and you could be missing out on making the most of your Windows 10 experience.<p>Don’t worry …

Moscase Is Like Batman’s Utility Belt For Your iPhone

The average phone case is basically a piece of plastic that protects your device when you drop it. But what if you could add modular features to your iPhone like a heart rate monitor, a grappling hook, or a backup battery? Now you can.<p>Moscase comes to use from Hungary and is being crowdfunded to …

Up close with Google's new and improved Project Ara prototype

Google has come a long way since it first publicly demoed a "working" Ara Prototype during Google I/O last summer. That device was big and didn't …

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Xiaomi Announces its New Flagship Smartphone, The Mi Note

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi announced its flagship device for 2015, the Mi Note.<p>The company’s latest dual-SIM 4G device is encased in curved Gorilla Glass 3 at the front and rear with a metal frame, and sports a 5.7-inch 1080p display with a 4-megapixel front camera in the front. On the …

Antarctica recreated in Minecraft

Gallery: Antarctica recreated in Minecraft<p>Gallery: Antarctica recreated in Minecraft<p>+ 5<p>+ 4<p>+ 3<p>Martin O'Leary, a glaciologist from Swansea University, …

Build over 10 apps for Android Lollipop with Android Studio for 82% off

If you’re looking to develop apps for the most recent version of Android, these courses are for you. The Bitfountain comprehensive Android Lollipop package includes 30 hours of video instruction and over 10 app-building exercises to help with the app building process. There are a slew of different …

China's Xiaomi Unveils Phone Aimed at iPhone Users | Inc.com

Rising smartphone star Xiaomi is moving upmarket and taking aim at Apple's iPhone.<p>The Chinese manufacturer known for ultra-low-priced handsets on Thursday unveiled a new model that chairman Jun Lei said is comparable to Apple's iPhone 6 but thinner and lighter. The phone starts at 2,299 yuan …

10 best indie Android apps and Android games of 2014

As many of our regular readers know, we here at Android Authority do an indie app of the day to show off some of the good stuff that smaller developer studios (and individuals) are doing. Many of them are very good attempts but seem to be missing a little something to make them truly great but …

7 Scientific Truths About Christmas, Santa, And Reindeer

We won't spoil the ending (and answer) for you, but we will point out several interesting holiday-related things we learned from the video.

An Upcoming iPhone Feature From Apple Will Completely Transform How You Use Apps

Apple calls it Extensibility, and it basically allows your apps to share both information and functionality with one another, which means less time spent switching among apps.<p>Let's say you have a favorite app for editing your photos, such as Adobe Photoshop Express.<p>Before Extensibility, you would …

Adobe Voice lets amateurs make videos like a pro (sort of)

Whether you're doing a book report or trying to show someone how to boil an egg: video can make it a heck of a lot easier for you to get your point across. Adobe's new iPad app, Voice, hopes to make the often time-consuming experience of creating your own such videos a lot faster and easier. The …

Report: iPad Air 2 on tap for 2014, complete with A8 and Touch ID

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Apple<p>If you had to guess how Apple(s aapl) will build a new iPad model based on the current iPad Air, surely a new …

Updated: Micro $299 3D Printer Passes $2M On Kickstarter In 3 Days

<b>Update:</b> The consumer-focused, low-cost Micro 3D printer that’s currently raising money on Kickstarter to get its prototype to market, has pushed passed the $2 million mark in pledged crowdfunds — just three days after the campaign kicked off.<p>At the time of writing, the Micro is pushing north of …

Heartbleed Sale: 1Password for Mac/iOS/PC/Android is 50% off today

Now just days after the 50% off iPassword for Mac sale ended, developer AgileBits is dropping half off both the OS X and iOS versions of its popular password security app in the aftermath of the massive Heartbleed bug. As Apple has confirmed that none of its software or services are susceptible to …

Apple Could Finally Adopt NFC On iPhone For Mobile Payment Plans And Touch ID

Apple’s 2014 roadmap was laid out in pretty considerable detail by KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo earlier this week in an investor note, and while ordinarily analyst predictions aren’t worth the paper they’re printed on, Kuo has a solid track record of actually getting things right. Among …

SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition incorporates Rush Hour expansion pack, exclusively in Mac App Store

The Deluxe Edition of Sim City 4 is now exclusively available on the Mac App Store, some weeks ahead of availability elsewhere, priced at $19.99.<p>The special edition includes the functionality of the Rush Hour expansion pack, which includes a monorail system and a ferry, along with two new disaster …

Dubious iPhone 6 cases already rolling in

It may be five or so months before Apple launches the iPhone 6, with very little known for sure at this stage, but the case makers have already started firing-up their 3D printers.<p>French site NoWhereElse has posted photos of what claims to be transparent cases for the iPhone 6, with a cut-out for …

Xbox One Titanfall bundle now costs £349, the same as a PS4 in the UK

Next-gen console price wars have officially hit the UK, and they're getting serious. Going one better than their US counterparts, British retailers have slashed the cost of the Xbox One Titanfall edition by £50, with both Amazon and Asda currently offering the bundle for £349. For those keeping …

Heartbleed 'an accident', insists developer

Robin Seggelmann, the developer responsible for the Heartbleed bug, denies malicious intent<p>The German software developer responsible for the web encryption flaw known as 'Heartbleed' has said he did not insert the bug deliberately.<p>Heartbleed made headlines this week, after it emerged that attackers …

Why The Security Bug Heartbleed Has A Catchy Logo

It’s a simple logo for a terrifyingly esoteric bug. And that’s entirely the point.<p>You’ve probably never heard of CVE-2014-0160. But you probably have heard of the Heartbleed bug, the “catastrophic” security hole that was revealed in half a million websites earlier this week.<p>It’s perfect for …

Apple declines further investment in patent assertion entity Intellectual Ventures

Apple and Intel both declined an invitation to invest in a new round of funding for patent assertion entity Intellectual Ventures, reports <i>Reuters</i>. Both companies had invested in the enterprise in the past. Intellectual Ventures did, however, receive further investments from both Microsoft and …

Facebook Unveils Larger, But Fewer Ads in Right-Hand Column

Facebook today unveiled a new look for ads in the right-hand column: they will be larger, but there will be fewer of them. The company says it plans to roll out these new ads “in the coming months.”<p>Facebook claims the new format will make right-hand column ads “more visually consistent with the ads …

Apple software design chief and key iPhone contributor to leave after reported fallout with Jony Ive

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images<p>Apple’s (s aapl) vaunted design group appears to be going through some changes. …

£120 Micro 3D printer raises $1m in 24 hours

The Micro, a 3D printer that costs $199 (£120), has raised more than $1 million (£600,000) on Kickstarter in just 24 hours.<p>The Micro -- created by a …

What to do about Heartbleed, a gaping security hole affecting 66 percent of the Internet (at least)

There’s a security flaw in one of the basic encryption tools used by a huge number of websites, and it probably affects you.<p>Just to be safe, you should probably change your passwords. All of them.<p><i>Update 4/9: Before you change passwords on a site, first check to see if it is vulnerable to</i> …

How to protect yourself from the 'Heartbleed' bug

A major new security vulnerability dubbed Heartbleed was disclosed Monday night with severe implications for the entire Web. The bug can scrape a server's memory, where sensitive user data is stored, including private data such as usernames, passwords, and credit card numbers.<p>It's an extremely …

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Facebook Is Killing Your iPhone Battery. These Are The Easy Steps To Fix It

Paranoia strikes most smartphone owners when their battery runs low. What caused that? Of course it can be a myriad of factors, but for iPhone owners a major culprit has emerged which will affect almost everyone: Facebook. That’s the bad news. The good news is it can be easily fixed.<p>For Facebook, a …

Apple Testing 65-Inch iTV Panels With Korean Supplier [Rumor]

Are we finally getting closer to the existence of the Apple TV set Steve Jobs told Walter Isaacson he had “finally cracked?”<p>According to a new rumor/report from the South Korea-based <i>Korea Herald</i>, an “unnamed” South Korean display manufacture is currently making 65-inch organic light emitting diode …

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