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The best password managers

<i>By Joe Kissell</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>If you're not using a …

Network Security

5 stock iOS widgets to keep your day on track

iOS widgets can put loads of useful data at your fingertips. A simple swipe to the right on your iPhone’s Home screen brings up the Today view, where widgets give you a quick glance at info pulled from your favorite apps.<p>If you’re using iOS 10 and you’ve never taken the time to customize your …

iOS

9 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now

Happy Friday, Apple fans, and welcome to our fifth and final installment of the week. We’ve got nine very nifty paid iPhone and iPad apps for you to …

iPhone Apps

How Google is trying to make SMS sexy again

Messaging apps are constantly adding functionality to allow you to do more than simply chat with your contacts. But now, Google is going all-out to champion SMS as the standard of the future for mobile users.<p>The company has imaginatively rebranded its Messenger app, which previously handled SMS …

Google

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers make paid apps free for a limited time, but you have …

iPhone Apps

10 top car-buying apps

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>There’s an app for everything today, so why not use one for car shopping?<p>Shopping for a car online requires diligent research and repeated checking of listings — usually on multiple websites.<p>Smartphone apps cut out some of that work. They can …

Money

7 skills you can learn with nothing but your smartphone

You've probably got dozens of apps set up on your phone but how many are educational? You might not like the sound of learning something on your …

Hands-on with 5 Android apps you should download in February 2017

There are nearly 1.5 million applications currently on Google Play and with so many choices, finding new worthwhile apps can be a hassle. As we have the last several months now, today we’ll be showing you another 5 Android apps that you should definitely give a shot…<p>FastKey Launcher<p>Different …

Mobile Technology

Friday 5: Overcast’s big update, a great companion app for writers, and more

In this installment of Friday 5, I discuss five iOS apps that are near and dear to me. Most of these apps I use everyday, and each one of them brings something unique to the table.<p>The list includes Overcast, the excellent podcast app that just recently received a massive upgrade. Also included is …

iOS Apps

9to5Toys Lunch Break: LG G5 for Sprint $240, Huawei Ascend XT prepaid $50, Samsung 65″ 4K UHDTV $949, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by <i>signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter</i>. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.<p>TODAY’S CAN’T MISS DEALS:<p>LG G5 for Sprint just <b>$240</b> with 24 monthly payments (Reg. $580) | Best Buy<p>Huawei’s …

Mac Apps

Top 10 Android app updates this week: ConnectBot, Telegram

Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found …

Mobile Technology

It's raining. It's pouring. This fake weather app is stealing your credentials

Malicious app infiltrated the official Google Play Android app store.<p>| February 24, 20171:44 pm | Filed under: Android, Google, Malware, Privacy 0<p>A …

Security

Just Mobile HoverDock

Just Mobile<p>$34.95<p>HoverDock™ is the low-profile charging bed for Apple Watch. With an integrated support for Apple Watch’s Magnetic Charging Cable, HoverDock™ keeps your precious timepiece safe, powered up and always ready to double as bedside alarm clock.<p>Encased in an exquisite unibody aluminum …

Gear & Gadgets

Google Messenger now called Android Messages

What does the word “Messenger” evoke? If it’s Facebook or WhatsApp or apps other than Google Messenger, that does Android no good. And the app’s been …

Technology

Uber, Yelp, OKCupid among major iOS apps potentially affected by massive 'Cloudbleed' leak

Content delivery network Cloudflare has suffered a serious, months-long breach of user data, including content from thousands of websites and iOS …

iOS

ColorWare Lets You Customize Your Apple AirPods

Electronic device customizer ColorWare recently launched its customization service for Apple's AirPods. Known for its quality customs, ColorWare utilizes a hand-sprayed X2 coating that is an extremely durable proprietary scratch-resistant liquid plastic. Emphasizing creativity and style, …

iPhone

Samsung releases Secure Folder for Galaxy S7, S7 edge

When the Galaxy Note 7 launched, it was equipped with a specialized folder that would allow owners to put images, apps, and other items into it, …

Samsung

Check-In…to a IT Service Broker Model

Cloud<p>Scott Whitright - February 24, 2017 - 1 Comment<p>On a recent trip to Silicon Valley, I stayed at a Marriott near the office. Although it was my first time at this particular hotel, I generally knew what to expect; comforts of the room, consistency of friendly staff, pervasive wireless internet …

Customer Experience

Aurora fourth-grader is “Doodle 4 Google” finalist, so her work could be seen by hundreds of millions

Aurora fourth-grader Madison J. Lee has some big news that she’s looking forward to sharing with her pet fish.<p>The Black Forest Hills Elementary …

Google

The IconFactory Linea iPad Pro sketchbook app review

One of my favorite tech innovations of the past year is Apple’s iPad Pro paired with the Pencil. There have been many digital styli that have …

iOS

Encourage Mobile App User Registration

The article offers tips and advice on how to best drive user registration on mobile apps.<p>When it comes to creating, delivering, and optimizing apps, …

App drawer comes with latest update for LeEco Le Pro 3, Le S3

Both the Le Pro 3 and Le S3 from LeEco were missing a simple thing at launch: an app drawer. There’s good news today, though. The company is rolling …

Mobile Technology

“The Yes Company” — Says Total Lab Care, Sudan

“The Yes Company” — Says Total Lab Care, Sudan<p><b>Tell us about Total Lab Care’s business model, operations, specialties</b><p>Total Lab Care is a chain of …

Health Care

How to Uncover the Hidden Fees in "Budget" Flights

Few things are more frustrating than finding an incredible flight deal only to discover in the checkout process that it's laden with hidden fees. …

Airlines

Andrew W.K. Offers 'Bloody' Awesome New 'Party Hard' App

It’s one of the most iconic album covers of the 21st Century — Andrew W.K., with his long stringy hair suffering a bloody nose that’s dripping onto …

Andrew W.K.

VLC beta version 2.1 adds Android Auto compatibility, plus big interface and engine tweaks

VLC, the desktop favorite of local video enthusiasts for more than a decade, doesn’t have quite the same kind of universal acclaim on Android. But …

Google

Reminder: Enter The 2016 13 MacBook Pro Giveaway

Just a quick reminder about our contest in our Geeky Gadgets Deals store this week, the 2016 13″ MacBook Pro Giveaway and with all of our contests it …

MacBook Pro

How to Understand What Info Mobile Apps Are Collecting About You

There’s an old truism that’s popular among privacy advocates: “If you’re not paying, you’re the product.” Your age, interests, purchasing habits, …

Security

You can now search your Google Drive directly from Google’s Android app

Why it matters to you<p>Android users can now find their Google Drive files with slightly less hassle than before.<p>Searching for your own information …

Google

Android can’t compete with iMessage. Google is changing that.

Wired:<p>When text messaging was simple, SMS worked beautifully. You could send 160 characters to anyone with a cellphone, and they’d receive it the …

Google