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Pokémon Go for iOS update addresses Google account privacy issue, here’s how to fix it

<b>Update 7/13:</b> Version 1.0.2 fixes an issue many users saw with Trainer Club logins.<p>Pokémon GO has just received an update on iOS that will hopefully address some of the biggest complaints it has received in the past week. Today’s update puts a focus on improving the account process for users …

Apps

Microsoft’s excellent Windows Phone keyboard is now available for iOS

Microsoft is bringing its excellent Windows Phone keyboard to the iPhone today. The new iOS version will let you tap or swipe to type out words and intelligently predict words for sentences, just like the Windows Phone variant. Microsoft had promised a beta period, but it appears the app is freely …

These Destiny players made a Backstreet Boys music video and it's amazing

Getting six players together to run a raid in <i>Destiny</i> can be a huge headache, but wrangling a half-dozen Guardians with the kind of killer choreography skills needed to pull off the above music video is ... well, almost unthinkable. YouTube group Husky Raid shows how it's done, all to the tune of …

Music Videos

How to Update Apple Watch's watchOS Software

watchOS is the operating system that runs on the Apple Watch, powering its fitness tracking capabilities, apps, communication features, time-keeping abilities, and more. Apple plans to push regular updates to fix watchOS bugs, refine performance, and introduce new features, and the release of …

Smartwatches

August Smart Lock app update turns Apple Watch into a door key

Owners of an Apple Watch just got another tool to make life easier: a digital door key on their wrists.<p>The functionality comes via the August Smart …

Classic Spaghetti Carbonara | Pasta Recipes

• Put the egg yolks into a bowl, finely grate in the Parmesan, season with pepper, then mix well with a fork and put to one side.<br>• Cut any hard skin off …

Znaps adds a magnetic charging port to any smartphone

Apple may not be our favorite company here at Android Authority, but we gotta give it to them for coming up with the MagSafe charger; it’s about the most convenient and safe charging technology we have seen. In fact, we wonder why they haven’t applied a similar concept to their mobile devices. …

Gear & Gadgets

5 tips for designing a brilliant Apple Watch app

Since the Apple Watch launched in April, some of the first generation apps built for the smartwatch have performed well, while others really, really …

Now you can get your selfies printed on your Apple Watch

To make a customised Apple Watch, customers sign in via social media and start creating on a simple design page by dragging uploaded images onto a mock-up device. You can place a picture over the whole Apple Watch strap, or put smaller frames of a photo concurrently along it. If you like what you …

Apple Watch

Jaw-dropping Magic Leap demo shows off our augmented future

Google's multi-million dollar investment in augmented reality startup Magic Leap appears to be paying off if this demo reel is any indication. In it, the fledgling AR firm shows off what a year and half a billion dollars can accomplish. That includes productivity functions like being able to access …

Instead of raging at a surprise fee, I called my bank — and here's what I said

The charge was listed as an "Account Maintenance Fee."<p>(Yes, there's also an ATM fee in there, only because there wasn't a Citibank anywhere near me at the time.)<p>My immediate reaction was anger. That $12 could buy me some groceries!<p>When I had signed up for my checking account, I specifically …

Customer Service

How To Make Speakers From Post-Its

Harnessing the power of sound using office supplies<p>On the ground floor of Pioneer Works Center for Arts and Innovation in Brooklyn, New York, a bearded and flanneled trio played gloomy arrhythmic music one Wednesday night. Upstairs, director of education David Sheinkopf taught a class on the …

Mars One mission: a one-way trip to the red planet in 2024

The launch date is still a decade away but preparations are underway for the first human expedition to Mars. Here we explain about the mission, Mars spacecrafts and selecting volunteers to establish a colony on the planet<p>From more than 200,000 people who hoped to leave Earth and die on Mars, only …

Mars

FTC Says Unlimited Data With Throttling Doesn’t Count as Unlimited

There are implications for mobile carriers that still offer unlimited data plans.<p>In a case that could have broad implications, the Federal Trade Commission on Wednesday ordered prepaid mobile provider TracFone to pay $40 million for slowing down the speeds of customers who had paid for unlimited …

Rewind: Best viral videos of 2014

There were more viral videos in 2014 than you can shake a stick at, and you could spend weeks watching them all. From John Oliver to the Ice Bucket Challenge, we were absolutely inundated with stuff to watch throughout the year, and that’s a great thing.<p>Wishing you could relive some of the best …

Ice Age

German Design Firm's Awesomely Over-Designed Solutions for Everyday Problems

German design firm Take2 Designagentur produces that brilliant breed of unapologetically over-designed solutions for common problems that I'm most …

Oddball USB stick offers infinite iPhone storage

Slo-mo videos have become my favorite new thing to shoot with the iPhone 6 Plus now that Apple added the ability to spit out gorgeous vids at 240 FPS, but my slo-mo addiction comes at a heavy cost: storage space.<p>The best smartphone camera in the world doesn’t mean jack if your 16GB iPhone can’t …

The World’s First COOL Wheelchair

Inspired by a spinal injury of his own, designer Andrew Florence set out to redesign the wheelchair as we know it. The result is the Carbon Black …

Radical 4-in-1 piston engine promises hybrid-like efficiency

One of the many challenges facing engine designers is the need to increase power output while simultaneously retaining or improving efficiency. …

Cacio e Pepe

Servings<p>Literally "cheese and pepper", this minimalist cacio e pepe recipe is like a stripped-down mac and cheese.<p>May 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>6 oz. pasta (such as egg tagliolini, bucatini, or spaghetti)<p>3 Tbsp. unsalted butter, cubed, divided<p>1 tsp. freshly cracked black pepper<p>3/4 cup finely …

Battery-packed PowerPole boosts GoPro recording time by five times

Constructed from aluminum-alloy with a 17 to 30 inch (43 to 76 cm) extendable range, the PowerPole is a perfectly capable GoPro pole mount, a handy …

Instagram introduces Hyperlapse to stabilize and speed up your video

Facebook-owned Instagram is introducing a new video capturing app for iPhone and iPad (and Android soon) called Hyperlapse. The photo (and video) sharing social network recently soft launched a new app called Bolt in Singapore, South Africa, and New Zealand that focused on quickly photo messaging …

Microsoft Demos Amazing Timelapse Technology

Last week, it was reconstructing sound using tiny vibrations on objects — this week’s science wow comes from Microsoft Research, which showed off a technology that turns shaky first-person video into beautifully smooth timelapse footage.<p>The growth of wearable video cameras — from Google Glass to …

Sledgehammer Says Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Visuals So Good You Won't Be Able to Tell It's A Game

Activision today released a new behind-the-scenes video for this November's blockbuster shooter Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, featuring commentary from Sledgehammer Games developers about how the game is going about achieving "photrealistic" visuals.<p>"Because our subject matter is very advanced …