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Serious birth defect on the rise, CDC researchers say

<b>(CNN) —</b> An increasing number of babies are being born with a serious birth defect, gastroschisis, and it's got scientists concerned.<p>The condition causes the intestines, and sometimes organs such as the liver and stomach, to poke through a newborn's abdomen near the belly button. It needs to be …

How To: Access Hidden Movie Categories in Netflix

- Jan 13, 2016<p>While we knew Netflix had a buttload of movies available, we weren’t aware you could access them by sub-category! The Blood-Shed has …

First 4 Figures' Amaterasu Okami Statue Pre-Orders Now Available

See coupon codes below.<p>First 4 Figures has revealed a new range of figures, the first of which is Amaterasu from Capcom's Okami.<p>A 1/4 scale figure …

This Smartphone Microscope Can Diagnose Diseases For $1 Per Patient

A team at the University of California Berkeley is developing a smartphone-based video microscope–the CellScope Loa–which can identify the telltale …

Medicine

This Will Make Your iPhone Sound SO Much Better

Our generation forged its identity on music that's convenient. MP3's, iPods, and streaming music apps have given us instant access to the songs we …

Pro Tip: Access your Apple Music playlists anywhere

I made an Apple Music playlist of Paste’s top 50 albums of 2015 via iTunes on my Mac. I was able to share it out on Facebook and to my friends via Messages, but I wasn’t able to see the playlist on my iPhone.<p>I made sure that I was logged in to my iTunes account on both my Mac and my iPhone, I …

Apple Music

9 Emojis That Look Completely Different on Other Phones

Emojis are a great boon to text communication. Subtle emotional messages that in person we might convey by gestures, facial expression, or tone of …

Withings Adds to Activity Tracker Lineup With New Activité Steel

Adding to its lineup of Activité-branded watch-style activity trackers, Withings today announced the Activité Steel. The Activité Steel is designed to fit in between the expensive original Activité and the more affordable Activité Pop.<p>Like the other Activité activity trackers, the Activité Steel is …

Wearable Tech

Trade in your old Apple gadgets. We pay the highest prices.

If you just got a new iPad or iPhone and are wondering what to do with your old one, you should think about trading it in.<p>We recently launched a gadget buyback program that promises to pay more for used and broken Apple devices than Gazelle, Walmart and even Apple itself.<p>Cult of Mac’s buyback …

Gear & Gadgets

Get NDS4iOS Nintendo Emulator On iOS 10 [No Jailbreak Required]

Here's a guide to download and install NDS4iOS Nintendo DS emulator on iOS 10, 10.1.1, 10.1 with no jailbreak required on any iPhone, iPad or iPod …

Popular screen brightness app f.lux is now available for iOS

Have you ever noticed your eyes straining when you use your iPhone or iPad at night? Or, do you see an eerie blue glow when you watch people texting …

Use any iPhone to take Live Photos with Live Pictures Cam

Maybe you have been a little envious of those who purchased an iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus. After all, these new iPhones have a terrific feature for …

Review: Leef’s new Lightning thumb drive has a microSD card slot for quick transfers to iOS devices

I first reviewed Leef’s USB to Lightning thumb drive last year when I compared a handful of similar products just hitting the market at the time. The products are essentially standard USB stick drives, but with the addition of a Lightning connector, you can now have the convenience of thumb drive …

Review: The popSLATE Is a Second Screen for Your iPhone

The popSLATE case is a second screen for your iPhone. Use it for grocery lists, gym schedule, workout routines, or to display your favorite pictures. When the folks at popSLATE sent over the case a few weeks ago, I had no idea how useful I would find it! I've found a ton of uses for it, and I'm …

Five best third-party Android launchers to customize your device experience

One of Android’s best features is the ability to download and install custom third-party launchers. Don’t like the way your phone home screen looks or how the apps are organized? Fine. Change it. But finding the best one, or a good one for that matter, can sometimes be a daunting challenge. And …

Apps

MacTrast Deals: Save on 3 Must-Have Cyber Security Deals

- Dec 22, 2014<p>Today we offer you a MacTrast Deals Trio – Not one, not two, but THREE must-have cyber security deals!<p>VPN Unlimited Premium Plan: 3 …

How to See Lyrics on iPhone While Listening to Music

How you view lyrics on iPhone will vary depending on what music streaming service you use and how you decide to display lyrics. Apple Music in iOS 10 adds lyrics to songs but usually only popular songs, which means you may still want to use an app to add or view lyrics that can’t be displayed by …

Stash all your secret files in KYMS’ encrypted calculator app

<i>This post is brought to you by IdeaSolutions, creator of KYMS.</i><p>What better way to keep your media safe than to encrypt your files <i>and</i> hide them behind an iOS app that appears to be nothing more than a stylish calculator? KYMS (Keep Your Media Safe) encrypts all your multimedia files, photos, …

Apps

The most comprehensive guide you’ll find to using Apple Pay

Apple Pay is the future. You can fight it all you want, but as we have discussed several times here on BGR in the past, services like Apple Pay will …

How to wipe your phone or tablet before you sell it

Trading in or selling your old mobile device? Wipe it the right way to reduce the risk of personal data falling into the wrong hands.<p>Remember that no method apart from physically destroying the device and its storage is 100 percent foolproof -- data may still be recoverable with the right …

How to move your iPhone or iPad backups to an external hard drive

If you do now, or have ever, synced your iPhone, iPad, or other iOS device to iTunes by connecting it to your Mac, you have backup folders stored on …

Ebola Outbreak 'Not in the Cards' for U.S., CDC Director Says

International health experts are preparing to “surge” into West Africa to fight the raging outbreak of Ebola virus, and say they are confident they can keep it from spreading to countries like the United States and eventually stamp it out.<p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stepped up a …

How to better protect your iPhone and iPad against hacks and other security and privacy risks

Security and convenience are perpetually at war. There will always be errors, compromises, and oversights that put our privacy at risk. Old ones will …

Online Life

How to replace a stuck or broken iPhone power button: The ultimate guide

Everything you need to know to DIY (do-it-yourself) repair a stuck or broken power button in your iPhone!<p>The iPhone has been plagued with power …

This Accessory Turns Any Air Conditioning Unit Into A Smartphone Controlled Smart Appliance

It’s only going to be a matter of time until every major appliance in the home is connected to our mobile devices in some fashion. We already have …

How to go completely paperless with iOS

There are some obvious first steps one can take to cut down on the amount of paper used on a day-to-day basis if you’re an iOS user, like switching …