• !The best air purifier
    By Tim Heffernan and John Holecek This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer's guide to the best homewares. When readers choose to buy The Sweethome's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that s…
    - 1 hour ago 24 Sep 17, 4:30pm -
  • !After Math: Like looking into the future
    It was an exciting week for futuristic technologies. Knightscope debuted its newest roboguard, Nest showed off a face-recognizing outdoor camera, and Google came up with a way to close your garage from anywhere in the neighborhood. Numbers, because h…
    - 3 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 3:00pm -
  • !The Ben Heck Show: Motor control
    Stepping onto the other side of the camera, Max decides he wants to learn more about motors, from motor control to motor drivers. Luckily, Felix is on hand to play teacher as he takes Max on a comprehensive tour. Will the combination of DC motors…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 12:30pm -
  • !Axon hopes you'll submit smartphone video as evidence
    In theory, handing your smartphone video over to the police if you have evidence of a crime is the right thing to do -- it provides accountability and could be the key to a conviction. However, those contributions are about to enter a gray area. Ax…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 10:04am -
  • !Uber is ready to cut a deal to get its London license back
    Uber may have lost its London taxi license with no small amount of drama, but it's already willing to make concessions. The ridesharing outfit's city manager Tom Elvidge tells the Sunday Times that he would "like to know what [Uber] can do" to "get t…
    - 13 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 4:33am -


  • Stuff Your Closet With Under Armour Gear During Amazon's One-Day Sale
    Amazon’s running a new fitness-focused Gold Box to get you ready for going outside, this time with a solid selection of Under Armour apparel for men, women, and kids all marked down to great low prices.Read more...
    - 19 May 17, 12:26pm -
  • The CIA Runs 'Shark Tank' Competitions Internally For New Tech Ideas
    The ABC show Shark Tank gives aspiring entrepreneurs a chance to pitch business investors on their ideas. And according to new reports, the CIA has its own version of Shark Tank to get personnel thinking about espionage technology in innovative ways.…
    - 19 May 17, 12:00pm -
  • Julian Assange Rape Investigation Dropped by Swedish Prosecutors Over Technicality
    Swedish prosecutors just announced that they are dropping the rape investigation against Julian Assange, the cofounder of Wikileaks. But it’s not yet clear if Assange will leave the Ecuadorian embassy in London anytime soon.Read more...
    - 19 May 17, 10:30am -
  • The First Reactions for Wonder Woman Are Spectacular
    The release of Wonder Woman is just a few short weeks away and DC’s latest film is currently screening for the media. Full reviews are still under embargo—but tonight, Warner Bros. allowed non-spoiler reactions on social media, and they were almo…
    - 19 May 17, 2:00am -
  • The Biggest Android News Came Nearly a Week Before I/O
    I/O, Google’s huge developer conference/outdoor coding festival will be wrapping up in Mountain View tomorrow. Thousands of developers have been soaking in the sun and knowledge while Google woos them with free Google Homes, raw vegan salads, and a…
    - 18 May 17, 9:59pm -


  • iPhone 8 teardown reveals few surprises, but more camera details
     The always hotly anticipated iFixit teardown of the iPhone 8 has arrived, and while it doesn’t harbor much in the way of surprises, there are a few tidbits you may want to know about hiding in there. Especially if you like hearing about things li…
    - 2 days ago 23 Sep 17, 1:27am -
  • I have an SNES Classic Edition, and it rules
     Just in time for a weekend during which I had already planned to do nothing productive, a small package from Nintendo containing what will likely be its hottest item since the NES Classic Edition… which is to say, of course, the SNES Classic Edit…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 11:51pm -
  • iPhone 8 and 8 Plus cameras get top marks from testing outfit DxOMark
     If our review didn’t convince you that the cameras in the latest iPhones are something special, perhaps DxOMark’s lab-heavy evaluation process will do the trick. The camera testing site unequivocally states that the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have the…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 9:06pm -
  • Logitech’s MX Ergo made me a trackball convert
     Some geeks of my vintage have a nostalgic fondness for trackballs, but I never managed to form such an association. Instead, I’ve been pretty much a dedicated mouse user since the mouse first became an option. But Logitech’s MX Ergo wireless tr…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 5:54pm -
  • The PocketBeagle is the tiniest and most whimsically-named single-board computer on the market
     Do you need a Linux machine about as big as a few quarters? Man, have I got something for you. It’s called the BeagleBoard PocketBeagle and it’s the smallest Linux computer you can buy for $25. I’m a huge fan of single-board computers for one…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 2:53pm -

Gear Factor

    Boy Genius Report

    • !The 7 best free iPhone games of the week
      Now that iOS 11 has arrived, you're probably looking for as many reasons as possible to mess with your iPhone, especially if you got an iPhone 8 on Friday. Why not download a bunch of free games that just hit the App Store, some of which take advanta…
      - 2 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 4:00pm -
    • !The EK7000 is a 4K action cam as good as a $400 GoPro Hero5, but it only costs $73
      If you’ve been toying with the idea of picking up a GoPro Hero5 Black but the sky-high price tag is causing you to balk, you’re about to be very happy that you didn’t pull the trigger. Check out the AKASO EK7000 4K WIFI Sports Action Camera ins…
      - 3 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 2:30pm -
    • !People are about to start dumping cable faster than ever before
      It's a bad time to be a cable TV executive. Streaming services are popping up faster than big cable companies can throttle them, and years of bad customer service mean that customers are chomping at the bit to switch to something else. Recent data ha…
      - 5 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
    • !The iPhone 8’s glass back comes at a hefty price
      Apple's newly released iPhone 8 may look just like Apple's last few iPhones, but the device features an important material design change on the back. Specifically, the iPhone 8 features a glass black to facilitate wireless charging, a welcome feature…
      - 23 hours ago 23 Sep 17, 7:04pm -
    • ‘Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony’ review: The ultimate murder mystery
      Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony is the latest entry in a series of visual novel games about groups of high school students who are forced to kill each other in order to “graduate” from a sadistic, mysterious academy. There are rules to the killin…
      - 1 day ago 23 Sep 17, 4:00pm -

    The Red Ferret Journal

    The iPhone Blog

    • !How to remove a hard drive partition on your Mac
      Do you need to get back that extra space you gave up to partition your Mac's hard drive?If you have previously partitioned your Mac's hard drive in order to download a macOS beta or install Windows, but now you need that storage space back, you can…
      - 5 mins ago 24 Sep 17, 5:30pm -
    • !How to free up storage space on your iPhone
      iOS 11 has brought a plethora of new options for managing your storage space!Whether you have an older 16GB iPhone or a brand new 256GB iPhone, getting a storage space error message sucks. When you run out of storage space, it halts your ability to…
      - 35 mins ago 24 Sep 17, 5:00pm -
    • !How to quickly switch audio accessories in Control Center in iOS 11
      Don't panic—the button to switch audio sources hasn't disappeared from iOS 11's Control Center. It's just a little hidden.When you need to send audio from your iPhone or iPad to a different device, you can pop open the Control Center and tap the…
      - 1 hour ago 24 Sep 17, 4:30pm -
    • !Should I carry over my current Mac settings or do a clean install of macOS High Sierra
      Which is better: starting fresh with macOS High Sierra, or keeping my current settings?When installing a major software update like macOS High Sierra, you have the choice to start over from scratch with a fresh copy – as if you've purchased a bra…
      - 2 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 4:00pm -
    • !Make sure your kids don't stay glued to their phones!
      As today's digital world becomes even more immersive with technologies like augmented reality and virtual reality, it's getting near impossible to tear your kids away from starring at their phones. While technology can be a great tool to help childre…
      - 2 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 3:30pm -

    CNet News

    Android Authority

    • !Google and Amazon need to learn to get along
      Google And amazon have a weird relationship. They're totally separate, but if they came together, beautiful things would happen - for both sides.
      - 7 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 10:09am -
    • HTC will still make phones – but should it bother?
      HTC is getting a bucket of cash for Google, but most of its top-talent is leaving. HTC will still be making phones, but we had to ask if it still should.
      - 1 day ago 23 Sep 17, 5:16pm -
    • 10 best MOBAs for Android
      MOBAs are a relatively newer genre for mobile gamers, but there are already some decent games out there. Here are the best MOBAs on Android!
      - 1 day ago 23 Sep 17, 4:08pm -
    • Samsung Galaxy S8 Active: Why?
      As soon as I took the Galaxy S8 Active out of the box I noticed something that made me know, instantly, that I wouldn't like it as much as previous Active phones.
      - 1 day ago 23 Sep 17, 2:15pm -
    • Here’s how we’re already living in 1984
      Technology today gives governments and corporations more ways to spy on us than ever before. But are we really living in 1984?
      - 1 day ago 23 Sep 17, 11:13am -

    The Gadget Flow

    • 11 Survival Gear to Prep You For Any Emergency
      Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know we’ve had natural disasters all over the planet. From earthquakes to hurricanes to floods, every continent is a potential target. Along with these natural disasters, we experience power outages, a…
      - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 3:00pm -
    • Introducing Gadget Flow AR – View and Interact with Products in Augmented Reality
      If it had not been for augmented reality, Pokémon Go would never have achieved the success it did. We won’t deny that blending augmented reality in your everyday life does initially sound superficial. But ever since June, when we started... Conti…
      - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 9:58am -
    • Instagram Marketing: The Secret Weapon for Crowdfunding
      This is a guest post from Amy, Client Success Specialist at Kickbooster.me. Using social media to promote your campaign is a smart move to advertise, gain more backers and support and create hype. A lot of campaign owners see great success in... C…
      - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 6:13am -
    • The Remarkable Rise of Nintendo and the Success of Switch
      It takes a special kind of company to thrive for 128 years. Such a business must be resilient and open to change. When Nintendo was founded in 1889, it produced packs of playing cards. No-one could have foreseen the remarkable... Continue Reading
      - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 6:00am -
    • Microwear H1 Let’s You Own an Android Wear Smartwatch and Keep Your Wallet
      Ah, the smartwatch. How I have long coveted you. Once upon a time, the Sony SW2 was my smartwatch of choice. It was simple and cheap with some excellent customization via the watch face with all the different options. However,... Continue Reading
      - 3 days ago 21 Sep 17, 6:38pm -

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