Google ChromeCast Review: $35 Apple TV Alternative

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The Google ChromeCast is a small device that plugs into the HDMI port to bring webpages, YouTube, Netflix and more to a HDTV. The $35 ChromeCast connects to WiFi to turn any HDTV into a smart TV. Users “cast” to the ChromeCast with an iPhone, Android, Mac or Windows device to put web content on […]

New Nexus 7 Unboxing Video

The new Nexus 7 unboxing shows off the new design and what comes with the Nexus 7 (2013) model.

The new Nexus 7 combines a slimmer design with a new soft touch finish and a stunning high-resolution display with a higher price. This new 7-inch tablet is a worthy upgrade from last year’s Nexus 7 model and will help Google compete with the iPad mini, and possibly the iPad mini 2 (which could include […]

2013 Ford Fusion Review (Video)

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The 2013 Ford Fusion is an all new car that delivers a fresh aggressive look for 2013 and enough tech to keep drivers connected and entertained while on the road. The new 2013 Ford Fusion is available in seven models including a hybrid and plug-in hybrid model, all of which offer smartphone connectivity, navigation and […]

Instagram Adds 15 Second Video But Fumbles Android Updates

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The popular photo sharing social network Instagram, acquired recently by Facebook, launched an update to the app that adds the ability to post 15 second videos (much like Twitter’s Vine app). Each video posts to the Instagram network via the app, which allows users to sequentially shoot short snippets of video that the app automatically […]

Instagram Update Brings 15-Second Video Sharing

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In a move to stay competitive with Twitter’s video sharing community, Vine, Facebook is augmenting Instagram’s photo sharing network with the ability to now share video clips that are up to 15 seconds in length. The update is currently available to both iOS and Android smartphone users, though some features are limited primarily to iPhone […]

Amazing iOS 7 Lock Screen Wallpaper Trick (Video)

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Apple pulled out the stops for a brand new look in iOS 7 and the new lock screen offers fast access to controls, notifications and it’s now a great canvas for your panoramic photos. In iOS 7, the system uses the iPhone’s sensors to detect movement and system items, like icons and badge notifications will […]

iOS 7 Today: A Smarter Notification Center (Video)

The new iOS 7 Notification Center includes a Today mode that offers fast access to your info.

The Notification Center in iOS 7 brings a brand new Today mode that borrows some of the Google Now predictive features and combines the information you need to know today into a one-stop shop for your calendar, reminders, weather and more. The iPhone Notification Center is still a swipe down from the top for access […]

How to Watch the WWDC iOS 7 Announcement Live

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Apple’s WWDC 2013 keynote starts at 10 AM Pacific today at the Moscone Center in San Francisco where Tim Cook, Jony Ive and others will show off iOS 7, new iPhone features, a new look for the iPhone and iPad and very likely show off OS X 10.9 and new MacBook Air and MacBook Pro […]

Android 4.3 Video Surfaces: Shows New Feature on Nexus 4

Android 4.3 running on a Neus 4 in a new video that appears to show the latest version of Android.

Android 4.3 showed up on a Nexus 4 in Thailand today complete with a new camera app that shows a slight redesign. A set of photos and an Android 4.3 video appeared online, offering the most concrete proof of an Android 4.3 update we’ve seen yet. Android 4.3 is rumored as the next version of […]

41-Megapixel Nokia Lumia EOS Rumored for July Launch

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Nokia is now rumored to be announcing the Windows Phone 8-powered Nokia Lumia EOS with a 41-megapixel PureView camera and new camera UI as early as July 9th. The phone was rumored for a release as early as February this year at Mobile World Congress on the anniversary of the Nokia 808, the first phone […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Video Leaks

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active makes an appearance on video ahead of an official announcement.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active, a rugged version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 broke cover again this week in a video detailing some of the specs and offering another look at the device. We shared rugged Galaxy S4 Active photos yesterday, and today a new Galaxy S4 Active video shows off a closer look at […]

AT&T Denies Blocking Video Calls on Google Hangouts on Android

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When Josh Smith and I got our Galaxy S4 and HTC One smartphones on AT&T’s 4G LTE network in the U.S., we curiously noticed that we cannot receive video calls that originated from the Google Talk application. What was odd was that the video calls would work if they originated from the Google+ app on […]

ABC Streaming Live Shows to Mobile App This Summer

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Disney-owned ABC will begin streaming live television shows to its mobile app (currently available on iOS and Windows 8/Windows RT) starting this summer. The feature will initially come to New York and Philadelphia markets first, where users of the mobile app will find a “live” button to tune into live broadcast television. The feature will expand gradually […]

iOS 7 Multitasking Concept Video Shows Slick Controls

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When Apple takes the stage at WWDC 2013 we expect to see iOS 7, and as we lead up to the event we are getting a better look at how designers think Apple can improve the iOS experience. We’ve seen many IOS 7 multitasking concept videos, and it’s clear that Apple can deliver a better […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Concept: Folding Design, Flexible Display

A Samsung Galaxy S5 concept shows off a flexible, foldable display.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is just a few weeks old, but a new concept is available showing us what a Samsung Galaxy S5 might look like with new tech Samsung demoed at CES. Samsung is clearly investigating flexible displays and folding smartphones and tablets with the Youm initiative, and by the time the company is […]

Cygnett WorkMate Evolution Case for Samsung Galaxy S4 Drop Test

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The Cygnett WorkMate Evolution case for the Samsung Galaxy S4 gives owners of the new handset a rugged protective case that they promise will keep the phone intact, even if the user drops it on hard pavement. They decided to prove their claim in a drop test video posted to YouTube, which we have below. The […]

Skype Debuting First on BlackBerry Q10 Before Z10

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Skype is making good on its promise to be a cross-platform video chatting service and will debut its application to the new BlackBerry 10 platform next month in it arrives on the BlackBerry Q10 first before making it to the Z10 at a later date. The Skype app will be available on all four major […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Ads: How Samsung Plans to Beat the iPhone

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The Samsung Galaxy S4 release is close, and Samsung’s first Samsung Galaxy S4 ads are already online, showing off how Samsung hopes to market the Galaxy S4 to potential buyers. So far there are no in your face Samsung Galaxy S4 vs. iPhone 5 ads, but it may just be a matter of Samsung waiting […]