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Details on Apple’s iOS health tracking app hint at advanced iWatch features

The iWatch could be a far more advanced health tracker than previously thought.<p>We’ve been hearing that Apple was developing a health tracking app, dubbed Healthbook, and making health a big focus of its rumored iWatch for months now. But new details on Healthbook published this morning by 9to5Mac …

LG's G Pro 2 starts rolling out across Asia

If you love your screens large but hate the bezel, LG's G Pro 2 smartphone has arrived to Asia, replete with a 5.9-inch, IPS 1080p display and meager 3.3mm side frames. It also sports cutting-edge niceties like 4K video recording and the drum-to-unlock Knock Code, along with a 13-megapixel camera, …

Apple's cheaper 8GB iPhone 5c goes on sale in Europe and China

The rumors are true, Apple is launching an 8GB version of the iPhone 5c. After internal documents from German carrier O2 clued us into a new variant of Apple's mid-tier phone, carriers across Europe have now begun taking orders for it. UK operator O2 and French provider SFR are offering the handset …

Apple Patents An iPhone Camera Remote With Built-In Display

Apple has been granted a patent (via AppleInsider) for a wireless iPhone camera remote control, which has a built-in display for previewing and reviewing photos, and shutter buttons for both still and movies, as well as a way to switch camera modes remotely and full media playback controls. The …

The 8GB iPhone 5C Is Still Not The Budget iPhone You Are Looking For

Apple knows that the battle is on for control of smartphones in emerging markets. Apple also knows that its current price structure is not conducive to winning that battle. So today, Apple quietly released a new model of the iPhone 5C with 8 gigabytes of internal storage, according to reports.<p>Apple …

At last: Office comes to iPad, a sure sign that the times are changing at Microsoft

Advertisement<p>15 Comments<p>Microsoft(s msft) plans to officially launch the long-awaited version of Office for iPad next week in San Francisco, sources …

The best SMS replacement apps for Android

The world is evolving. In the future, services like calling and texting will take place entirely over internet data connections. Gone will be the days of phone numbers. Soon we’ll all have usernames. Why wait to make the transition? Over the last few years, a number of great services have popped up …

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LifePrint’s “App-Connected” Wireless Printer Makes Its Kickstarter Debut

LifePrint wants to bring back the fun associated with printing out photos – something users once marveled they could do at home with store-bought printers until social media reached critical mass, offering far easier ways to share. With LifePrint, described as an “app-enabled wireless photo …

Got the KitKat SD card blues? Solve the problem with SDFix (root only)

Android 4.4 KitKat limits the access of apps to the microSD card, by only allowing them to write files to their own folders, a problem that causes issues for all kinds of apps, from file explorers, to music apps, and more.<p>There’s an entire debate to be had about the purpose of this restriction. …

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HTC's new One smartphone to go on sale 'just minutes after it is officially announced'

At this point, we have a pretty clear idea of what HTC's upcoming flagship smartphone will look like. Everything from its unique duo rear camera, to its refreshed version of Sense to its familiar One-like aluminum body has been leaked in the lead up to the company's March 25th event. And now, …

Tawkers Launches An App For Publishing Your Texts

New York-based startup Tawkers has launched a new iPhone app that lets users publish their texts to its platform and creates a public forum for text-based conversations from your cell phone.<p>Let’s say you and a friend were texting each other about this geopolitical train wreck, and that you happened …

iSupr8, the Instagram-like HD Video Filter for iOS Is Now on Android

It’s been a long time coming, but iSupr8, the app for creating vintage-looking videos from your smartphone from MEA Mobile, is now available for Android devices.<p>We say it’s been a long time coming because the iOS version launched way back in 2011, before Vine even existed for your video needs and …

Computers That Know What You Need, Before You Ask

We're already giving voice instructions to virtual personal assistants, like Apple's Siri. But artificial intelligence is getting even smarter. The next wave of behavior-changing computing is a technology called anticipatory computing — systems that learn to predict what you need, even before you …

Chrome OS and Bluetooth Smart could be handy for Android wearables SDK

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: 9to5Google.com<p>Now that Google’s(s goog) Sundar Pichai spilled the beans on a wearables SDK for Android, the timing of …

IUNI U2 is palm-friendly Xiaomi competitor, packs an UltraPixel front camera

When Gionee's spin-off online mobile brand IUNI -- taken from "I am unique" -- launched back in November, it vowed to go right after Xiaomi with a similar sales strategy, but it's also differentiating itself by delivering "stunning" hardware design and "elegant" UI at the same time. Earlier today, …

Lenovo ThinkPad 8 review

Windows 8.1 is in the throes of an identity crisis. The operating system meant to usher in the future of computing found itself mired in the present, installed on laptops and desktops where its hyper-connected, touch-friendly interface didn’t fit quite so well. Microsoft has steadily added back …

Pegatron And Foxconn Gearing Up For iPhone 6 Production [Rumor]

Production of the iPhone 6 is set to begin next quarter.<p>According to a report in the <i>Commercial Times</i>, Taiwan’s Pegatron Corp — which assembles the iPhone and iPad — is opening up new factory space and recruiting new workers in China to meet the orders it has received from Apple for the iPhone 6.<p>It …

Goodbye iPad 2, hello (again) fourth-gen iPad with Retina Display

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Apple<p>Along with announcing an 8 GB iPhone 5c on Tuesday, Apple re-introduced the fourth-generation iPad and finally …

Android extending to wearables - meet Android Wear

Google just announced Android Wear, a program that brings the power of Android to smartwatches and other wearable devices. Google will be working with consumer electronics makers and other companies to bring a lightweight and fast version of Android to wearables everywhere, and it all starts with …

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