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How to use WhatsApp from your computer

Typing long messages or holding multiple WhatsApp conversations on your smartphone is possible, but there are times when typing away on a full keyboard and viewing messages on a full-size computer screen would be better.<p>WhatsApp offers two different solutions for using its service on a computer: …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge hands-on

When it comes to oversized phones, Samsung was the first to go large, and the two new devices that it's unveiled today prove that it still knows how …

Apple officially holding event September 9th: 'wish we could say more'

Get ready for the iPhone 6 and the iWatch<p>Well this is cryptic. Apple has confirmed that it's holding an event in Cupertino on September 9th, complete with a typically confusing-but-also-probably-revealing tagline: "wish we could say more."<p>We're expecting at least one new iPhone, potentially an …

Galaxy Note 4 rumor roundup – everything we know so far (updated)

<i>Note: this post was first published on July 23 and again on August 15th. Just days ahead of IFA, we’ve updated the post one last time, adding a few more details and changing a few outdated assumptions.</i><p>It’s hard to believe, but 2014 is already a little over half of the way through, and what a year …

Trademark points to “Note Edge” name for curved display Note version

Youm curved displayed, demo from CES 2013<p>Samsung is rumored to be working on a Note version featuring a plastic-based display that wraps around the sides of the phone, creating, in effect, a display with three sides.<p>A recent trademark application suggests that the three-sided display device could …

Phones

Supplier leaks Samsung Galaxy Alpha's alleged specs

The rumor mill has been working overtime about the next Samsung smartphone, and now it appears that a supplier in the UK has accidentally leaked the specifications and name of the new device.<p>As spotted by The Inquirer, smartphone retailer Mobilefun is letting consumers preorder the device, dubbed …

Take a closer look at the BlackBerry Passport (pictures)

3D print yourself through Amazon's new Printed Products store

Amazon has opened a 3D printing store, allowing customers to design and order their own jewellery, ornaments and accessories<p><b>Amazon</b> has opened its own <b>3D Printed Products store</b>, giving customers the option to design their own games, accessories, jewellery and ornaments.<p>From iPhone covers and …

eCommerce

'Holy grail' battery life tech could end smartphone woes

For years now we've watched smartphones get progressively in every way -- in terms of camera skills, screen resolution and raw power. And yet there …

BlackBerry's Passport to the future

Since the release of the BlackBerry 10 operating system, the Canadian handset maker's devices have come in two flavors: phones with large rectangular displays that embody the modern iPhone and Android slab motif and phones with small square displays and physical keyboards that hearken back to …

Everything You Need To Know About The iPhone 6

We've combed the web for leaked photos, rumors, and gossip, and rounded them all up here in one place.

Samsung supplier 'used child labour' to meet high demand, report alleges

Samsung is facing a fresh accusation that one of its Chinese suppliers hired children to meet production targets during a period of high demand from the South Korean electronics giant.<p>Samsung Electronics said on Thursday it is looking into the allegation by China Labor Watch that a supplier, …

Apple versus Samsung case goes to California jury

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — After listening to a month's worth of testimony from expert witnesses hired by Apple and Samsung as well as executives from …

Impact: He wore plus fours, but he'll be remembered for his 2

__By Alex Holmes<p>__<p>Countdown to Augusta - Each Friday from now through the Masters we take a look back at impactful images from the tournament's storied history.<p><i>"The more I practice, the luckier I get." -- Gene Sarazen</i><p>It's April 1935, and Gene Sarazen is playing in a nascent invitational tournament …

Report: iPhone 6 Photo 'Leak' Reveals New Size

It's long been rumored that Apple's next-generation iPhone 6 will come in two sizes: one with a 4.7-inch display and another with a 5.5-inch display. …

New Android Handsets Will Need “Powered By Android” Logo To Get Google Play, Gmail, Etc.

For better or worse, Samsung, HTC, and the rest of the Android manufacturing lot just <i>looove</i> to mess with the way Google’s OS looks and feels. So much so, in fact, that the OS sometimes stops looking like Android at all.<p>Seemingly annoyed by the lack of credit where credit is due, Google has started …

iPhone 6 Release Date, Features Specs: New Patent Reveals Dual-Sensor Camera for New Apple Smartphone

A brand new patent exposes Apple coming up with a dual sensor camera that will render improved image quality along with a thinner design for the …

Apple might create a standalone iTunes Radio app for iOS 8

iTunes Radio already accounts for a considerable amount of streaming music since its debut in September, but Apple(s aapl) is looking to grow its …

McIlroy can't escape Tiger, as both look to rebound

<i>(Getty Images photo)</i><p><b>By Dave Shedloski</b><p>MIAMI - After surrendering what at one point was a four-stroke lead Sunday at the Honda Classic, the last thing Rory McIlroy needed was to see constant reminders of Tiger Woods, golf's ultimate closer, practically everywhere he looked.<p>And that was without …

The All New HTC One Poses for the Camera Again

Earlier today, we saw a clear picture of the rear dual cameras on the All New HTC One. Actually, we’ve seen it in a number of leaked photos and press …

Dates set for 2016 Olympics golf qualifying

<b>By Dave Shedloski</b><p>MIAMI - The cutoff for qualifying for the 2016 Olympic golf competition has been set for July 11, just a few weeks before the Rio Games begin with the opening ceremonies on Aug. 5. That's 885 days away. Hopefully, the golf course will be completed by then.<p>The PGA Tour's Ty Votaw …

Twitter resets user passwords by accident

<b>Twitter instructed thousands of users to change passwords due to accounts being "compromised" - but it has since said the emails were sent by mistake.</b><p>The reset notices were sent out to users on Monday, prompting many to question if the service had been hacked.<p>The social network would not say how …

Watch: Paula's Creamer's "miracle" winning 75-foot eagle putt

<b>By Sam Weinman</b><p>There are putts you are trying to make, and there are the ones you are happy to get even remotely close. Paula Creamer's eagle attempt in her second playoff hole on Sunday was supposed to be the latter.<p>The recently-engaged Creamer rolled in an improbable 75-footer against Azahara …

Rory McIlroy needs to do lunch with Nicklaus again

<b>By John Strege</b><p>A few years ago, they did lunch, Jack Nicklaus and Rory McIlroy, and Nicklaus offered up this piece of advice: Those against whom he was competing were more likely to beat themselves than they were to beat him and he was happy to oblige them.<p>They need to do lunch again soon.<p>The only …

Does Tiger Woods withdraw at an unusually high rate? Our rundown

<b>By Alex Myers</b><p>Tiger Woods withdrew after the 13th hole on Sunday at the Honda Classic, citing a bad back. We've seen Woods, 38, walk off mid-round a few times in recent years, including twice during final rounds. But does he withdraw from events at a higher frequency than most or do we just notice …

Samsung Galaxy Fit - MWC 2014

Battle of Bannockburn Visitor Centre: first look inside

His ambition was to secure his nation’s sovereignty through what became the decisive battle of Scotland’s Wars of Independence. Little did Robert the Bruce know, when he planted his standard on a hill above the Bannock Burn to launch his forces against a superior English army, that he was also …