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  • News: Samsung's new Android camera features more megapixels than you probably need

    The megapixel race has been going on for a long time, at least by the standards of mobile technology. It's gotten to the point that even the act of pointing out its ridiculousness is so old-hat as to seem archaeological.

  • Video: Sony Xperia SP video review: impressive mid-range Android smartphone

    The latest addition to the Sony smartphone family is the impressive mid-range Android smartphone, here's our Sony Xperia SP video review.

  • News: Instagram launches video to rival Vine

    As expected, Video on Instagram has launched to rival the popular Vine app.

  • News: Sony Xperia A doubles Samsung Galaxy S4 in head-to-head Japan sales

    Sales of Sony's Xperia A smartphone have doubled those of the Samsung Galaxy S4 at Japan's main carrier, after a nationwide sales campaign that exclusively promoted the two handsets side-by-side.

  • News: Samsung's ATIV Q tablet runs both Windows 8 and Android Jelly Bean

    Samsung on Thursday announced nine new products, including smartphones, tablets and a smart camera, but the biggest breakthrough product was a 13.3-in. convertible tablet called the ATIV Q that runs both Android Jelly Bean and Windows 8.

  • News: Video comes to Instagram, with filters and stabilization

    Step aside, Vine: 15-second videos are coming to Instagram on iOS and Android, complete with basic editing, filters, and stabilization. Announced at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park on Thursday, video on Instagram is an expansion of the formerly photos-only sharing service, and brings videos straight to Instagram's feed. "It's the same Instagram that we know and love, but it moves," said Instagram's cofounder and CEO Kevin Systrom.

  • News: How to child-proof the Internet

    The Internet is filled with websites that are inappropriate for anyone, much less children. Kids get into trouble online all the time, even when they aren't looking for it. Misspelling a website address, screwing up a search term, or clicking a risqué ad can lead to some awkward bedtime conversations. Online bullying, predatory adults, and illegal downloading of copyrighted content are other threats.

  • Opinion: 10 great Android apps you should be using, but aren't

    Finding high-quality Android apps in the Google Play Store can be challenging--what with 700,000 or so titles to choose from. Let us help.

  • Opinion: Gesundheit! Six apps that ease the hell of allergy season

    I have Kleenex stuffed into the pockets of every coat I own, my makeup bag holds eyedrops and Claritin, and I keep an ample supply of Benadryl at my desk. Given those details, you may have been able to correctly guess that I suffer from allergies. What am I allergic to? It's hard to say, since every time I've gone for an allergy test I react to literally everything they test me for. Nothing like getting 185 needless needle shots to the arm, am I right?

  • News: HTC unveils new Butterfly s phone that packs more battery life

    Taiwan's HTC has unveiled an updated version of its 5-inch Butterfly smartphone that comes equipped with a bigger battery, more powerful processor and the company's BlinkFeed homescreen.

  • News: Man of Steel soundtrack gets in your head with surround sound

    The new Man of Steel movie may not pump new life into the Superman franchise, but the film's soundtrack at least offers something new: it includes an alternate mix that creates a simulated surround-sound experience through regular headphones. That mix is made possible by a new audio technology called DTS Headphone:X, and you can experience it via an Android or iOS device and whatever crumby headphones you care to throw at it.

  • HUAWEI Ascend P6 specs and price in UK

    The HUAWEI Ascend P6 is the world's slimmest smartphone, measuring just 6.18mm. It runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and has a 4.7in HD display and 1.5GHz quad-core chip, as well as 5Mp and 8Mp cameras and a 2000mAh battery cell. HUAWEI Ascend P6 specifications, UK launch date and price in the UK.

  • News: Huawei launches Ascend P6

    Huawei today launched a new smartphone called the Ascend P6.

  • News: Huawei's Ascend P6 smartphone has 5-megapixel front camera to watch you with

    Huawei Technologies' much-leaked Ascend P6 smartphone is the world's thinnest at 6.18 millimeters, and has the highest-resolution front-facing camera at 5 megapixels, the company claimed at the phone's London launch.

  • News: Acer will launch a smart watch next year

    Acer has said is looking into wearable technology like a smart watch which will launch in 2014.

  • News: The Macalope Weekly: It's the little things

    That's pretty much all pundits have left to complain about. But complain about them they will! Our first pundit this week decries Apple's wanton destruction of a vital app category. Then we'll get caught up on this week's ways in which Apple is doomed. Finally, we'll learn how emperor iOS 7 has no clothes!

  • News: Samsung's next big thing - born in the USA?

    Could Samsung's "next big thing" come from the heart of the Big Apple or Silicon Valley?

  • News: Mad Catz stalks Android gamers at E3 with a new console and controller

    LOS ANGELES--Peripheral manufacturer Mad Catz brings a bevy of brightly colored gamepads and headsets to every E3, but this year it brought something unexpected: the M.O.J.O., a tiny black box that plays Android games and apps on your HDTV.

  • News: Samsung Galaxy S5 to use metal casing

    That right, rumours have started emerging surrounding the Samsung Galaxy S5 and kicking things off is that it will supposedly use a metal casing.

  • How-Tos: Connect Bluetooth keyboard to Android

    It's a question we've been asked several times: can you use a PC Bluetooth keyboard on an Android smartphone or tablet? Here we show you how to use a Bluetooth keyboard with Android.



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