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Flipboard Finally Ditches Its iPad Roots With a Smarter Phone App

Flipboard is the archetype for digital media consumption, packaging stories from thousands of sources into a personalized magazine you flip through …

Review: The iPad Air 2 is so good, it almost disappears

Pity Jony Ive. The poor bastard just can’t catch a break.<p>Ive and his design team at Apple have just released a pair of exquisite iPads — the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 — and yet are getting grief because the iPads offer nothing “new.”<p>“New” being things like face-tracking cameras, heart-rate …

IDC: Global smartphone shipments at 327m in Q3 2014, Xiaomi now the 3rd largest phone manufacturer

Today, IDC reports that smartphone vendors shipped 327.6m devices in Q3 2014, indicating in 25.2% growth when compared to the 261.7m units shipped in Q3 2013, and 8.7% sequential growth above the 301.3m units last quarter.<p>That’s good news for the smartphone market, especially when rumors of a …

Google Glass Is Now Banned From Movie Theaters Across the U.S.

Google Glass is often viewed with disdain in public spaces, and now that includes the cinema. The Motion Picture Association of America and the …

Review: iPad mini 3

Want the Cliff's Notes version of our iPad mini 3 review? Okay: it's an iPad mini 2 (formerly "iPad mini with Retina Display"), only with a Touch ID …

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Google Project Ara Prototype Shown Off On Video

The Google Project Ara smartphone is due to launch early next year, this modular device has now appeared in a new video from Phonebloks.<p>In the video …

'Microsoft Health' App for Upcoming Wearable Leaks as Google Launches HealthKit Rival

As Apple completes the launch of HealthKit and the <i>Health</i> app for iOS, its competitors Microsoft and Google have been preparing their own entrances into the health sector. Today, Microsoft apps for an upcoming fitness wearable have leaked in app stores as Google launched a new HealthKit-like …

Flipboard for iOS Updated with New 'Topics' Feature and Redesigned Look

Flipboard today updated its iOS app to version 3.0, bringing a refreshed design along with a number of new features for gathering and consuming content. The app now allows users to choose from over 30,000 topics to follow, with each topic containing stories from publishers, websites, and magazines …