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25 hidden iPhone features that are really, truly hidden

How many times have you seen posts on tech sites about “hidden iPhone features” and thought to yourself, <i>these tricks aren’t really hidden at all</i>. …

8 easy ways to guard your privacy on your iPhone

Phone security isn't the most rock-and-roll topic to ponder, but with nefarious types getting more and more devious, it's something worth putting a …

Information Systems

Nvidia Finally Fixed Laptop Gaming

You haven’t really experienced PC gaming if you’ve been playing on a laptop instead of a desktop. You’ve enjoyed the convenience of taking your games …

eBay Buying Guides

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It Takes Just Four Minutes To Explain the Entire Universe

In need of a quick refresher course on, well, the science of pretty much everything? Here’s a cheeky, irreverent summation of the universe in just …

20 Traits Happy People Have In Common

Bandai Finally Shows The Process Of How Gundam Model Kits Are Made

One of the most important parts to the sprawling business empire that surrounds Gundam is its model kits. Called Gunpla, these have acted as the backbone in Gundam’s enduring success by making the animated designs come to life for its fans. So to have Bandai give us a window into how these kits are …

Anime

How Google+ affects your Google account

When the service first launched, Google+ was described by its creators as a social layer for all of Google's products. This meant you could invite …

How to configure your Location Services on your iPad

Privacy is a big deal–especially these days. Luckily with iOS 8 you’ve got options when it comes to personalizing your privacy settings. One of the more configureable settings within Privacy is Location Services. Location based services are a hot topic these days, especially as we become more and …

Privacy

This Super Simple Google Docs Trick is Life Changing #edtech #gafe

A few months back, I discovered through Twitter a super simple Google Docs trick that changed how I share Google Docs links with staff that I work …

Education Technology

DC's New 52: 5 Things We Liked

What did the New 52 do well over the past three years?<p>Love it or hate it, DC's New 52 relaunch was one of the most significant comic book …

Comic Books

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor snags 8 DICE awards, Dragon Age named year's best

While <i>Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor</i> won eight of the nine awards it was up for at tonight's 18th annual DICE awards, it was <i>Dragon Age: Inquisition</i> that was named game of the year.<p>The announcement, the last award handed out of the evening, drew a gasp of surprise from the audience before thunderous …

Video games helped ruin Jimmy Fallon's chances with Nicole Kidman

Jimmy Fallon didn't know it at the time, but he had a shot with Nicole Kidman — if only his weak snack game and his love for video games hadn't gotten in the way.<p>Kidman appeared on <i>The Tonight Show</i> last night, but as she and Fallon explained, it wasn't the first time they'd met. Years ago, a mutual …

Jimmy Fallon

Get lifetime access to the Android Game Developer Bundle for $49 (93% off)

Many people want to build apps and games for Android, but most don’t know where to start. If you’re one of those people, we may have a deal that could be just right for you. The Android Game Developer Bundle offers seven all-level online courses for building Android apps and games. With these …

Android News

I have bought and returned an iPhone 6 Plus 10 times, please send help

It’s entirely possible this could be classified as an actual mental illness. But there’s just something about the iPhone 6 Plus that draws me in …

The Christmas Question: PS4 Or Xbox One?

Christmas is less than a week away, and it’s time to make some big purchasing decisions, if you haven’t already. Out of every question posed to me by readers (and even Forbes staffers), one comes up more than any other. PS4 or Xbox One?<p>Obviously there are other gaming options this holiday season, …

Android Police Holiday Gift Guide 2014: The Stuff You Want, Only Newer

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Qualcomm brings the future to developers with Snapdragon 810 reference phone, tablet

Qualcomm has just released its Mobile Development Platform smartphone and tablet designs, both of which contain the company's next generation …

Mobile Technology

Do you care about privacy? Change these seven iOS 8 settings immediately

Apple’s iOS 8 has plenty of strengths and weaknesses, but the fact that the platform gives users complete control over which apps and services can …

14 Clever Easter Eggs Hiding in Super Mario Games

The Super Mario series is renowned for its stellar gameplay and overalled brothers who have charmed gamers for decades. Almost as critically …

What 'Ultra High-Definition' really means

In yet another successful attempt at making the Quad HD / 4K / Ultra HD situation as clear as mud, this week the CEA updated its official... definition of the term "Ultra High-Definition." The original spec was established in late 2012 just as the first high-res TVs debuted, and now the expanded …

Samsung Announces Gear Fit Fitness Band with Heart Rate Monitor

Alongside its Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatch and the new Galaxy S5, Samsung has announced the Gear Fit, a fitness band that will take on the likes of Nike, Fitbit and Jawbone when it hits the market on April 11. The device weights 27 grams and includes a heart rate monitor, pedometer, sleep tracker and a …