Weston Christensen

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The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

University of Oxford

On-body detection explained

Every once in awhile we get little surprises when new Google Play Services updates roll out to our phones and tablets, and one of these surprises was …

Android News

Windows 10 tips for gamers: How to save your bandwidth, do a clean install, and more

Just because you have a new operating system doesn’t mean everything is working like it should.<p>Windows 10<p>New Windows 10 game<br>• How to get Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition<p>Here’s a secret: If you installed Windows 10 today, you agreed to have your computer act as a peer-to-peer host for sharing Windows …

Take Google's Security Checkup and They'll Give You 2GB of Free Google Drive Storage | MacTrast

To celebrate Safer Internet Day, Google is offering you a bit of extra motivation to check and make sure your Google accounts are secure. If you …

Google Drive

[Weekend Poll] Do You Own A Smartwatch?

This weekend's poll is another throwback, but this one's just a couple months out of its one-year anniversary, having been asked back in October of …

Five Android 5.0 Lollipop annoyances Google should fix immediately

The 5.0 release of Android, dubbed Lollipop, is the biggest thing to happen to Android in years—possibly <i>ever</i>. The design and features have been revamped, and attention to detail is evident throughout. However, even our beloved Google is not perfect, and that means there are some bugs and just plain …

Android News

Google appears to be working on an AirDrop competitor codenamed 'Copresence'

There may soon be a new way to share files, messages, directions, music, and more between devices. A new leak suggests that Google is working on a service codenamed "Copresence" that will be some sort of cross between Apple's AirDrop local file transfer service and the NFC-based Android Beam …

Apple Pay vs. Google Wallet

When Apple Pay debuted on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, a media frenzy erupted and many declared the wallet dead for good. That day, we swear we could …

FinTech

10 of the Best Android Apps From October 2014

From maps to micro-investments, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in October. Here we present you with our selection of some of the best newcomers from the past month.<p>HERE Maps<p>Nokia’s HERE maps is one of the four major global online mapping services, alongside Google, TomTom and …

Two new Google Wallet features you don't want to miss

Here's how to set up the new low-balance alerts and automatic transfers in Google Wallet.<p>Google Wallet saw a recent update that added two useful and much-needed features.<p>First, low balance alerts have been added, so you can get a notification when your account reaches a specific dollar …

Google Wallet

The best new Android apps and games from October 2014

It’s the end of October and we hope everyone has/had a safe and fun Halloween! We’re getting into November, the weather is getting colder for some (warmer for others) and it’s time to round up the best new Android apps and games from October of 2014!<p>[Price: Free]<br>First up is Camera51. This unique …

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