• Reddit Launches iOS, Android Apps

    Reddit Launches iOS, Android Apps

    More than a decade after its launch, the front page of the Internet is now available on your smartphone.Expect a mobile experience similar to that on a desktop: browse news and memes, upvote content, read and reply to threaded comments.
  • Apple Is Cutting Off Your iTunes Allowance

    Apple Is Cutting Off Your iTunes Allowance

    By May 25, automatic allowance refills will be cut off, though any unused funds will remain in the recipient's account until spent.The feature, which dates back to 2003, allowed folks to automatically add money—$10 to $50 per month—into an iTunes account.
  • ESET Parental Control (for Android)

    ESET Parental Control (for Android)

    But no matter how you get it, ESET Parental Control for Android is a solid solution for families—despite a few missing monitoring features.Getting StartedAn annual subscription to ESET Parental Control for Android costs $29.
  • Use Android Pay on Verizon, Get 2GB of Extra Data

    Use Android Pay on Verizon, Get 2GB of Extra Data

    Have you been meaning to use Android Pay to purchase items with a swipe of your phone?If you're a Verizon customer, the carrier is giving you an extra incentive to try it out.
  • Rate Your Friends, Co-Workers, Dates on Peeple

    Rate Your Friends, Co-Workers, Dates on Peeple

    Controversial people-rating app Peeple, which invites members to judge folks in personal, professional, and dating categories, launched today on iOS.Then read other people's judgments, or dole out your own star rating, leave a comment, and let the world know what you really think of them.
  • Report: iOS 9.3 Hyperlink Bug Crashes Apps

    Report: iOS 9.3 Hyperlink Bug Crashes Apps

    Still working out the kinks, Apple's latest mobile OS update is reportedly disrupting certain apps that launch Web links.The iOS 9.
  • 30 iOS 9 Tips for Apple Fanatics

    30 iOS 9 Tips for Apple Fanatics

    With Apple's hyper focus on usability, that's typically a big win.But iOS 9, despite roll-out hiccups, is currently the best and brightest, and comes pre-installed on new iPhones and iPads.
  • Sky Guide: View Stars Night or Day (for iPad)

    Sky Guide: View Stars Night or Day (for iPad)

    The Sky Guide: View Stars Night or Day ($2.Design and FeaturesAs a so-called planetarium program, Sky Guide displays a realistic view of the starry sky in the direction you are pointing the device.
  • The Best Android Phones of 2016

    The Best Android Phones of 2016

    Read on for what to look for when buying, as well as our top picks for Android phones.Big or SmallAmong Android's greatest strengths is the unbelievable diversity of hardware choices.
  • Sharp's Adorable (and Pricey) Robot Smartphone on Sale Soon

    Sharp's Adorable (and Pricey) Robot Smartphone on Sale Soon

    The pocket-sized robot phone you've been waiting for arrives soon—in Japan.There's no word on whether the adorable accessory will arrives stateside.
  • NY Bill Would Let Cops Use 'Breathalyzer for Texting'

    NY Bill Would Let Cops Use 'Breathalyzer for Texting'

    You don't have to look far to find news of car accidents and deaths caused by drivers who were texting behind the wheel.Two New York state lawmakers have introduced legislation that would allow police to use technology that is being referred to as a breathalyzer for texting.
  • The Best Apps for Tracking Your Online Purchases and Deliveries

    The Best Apps for Tracking Your Online Purchases and Deliveries

    We rely so much on online shopping that occasionally, a box arrives and we have no idea what's inside.If you need help getting organized and you do a lot of online shopping, a really good package-tracking iPhone app or Android app is indispensable.
  • Samsung+ App Adds Remote Support

    Samsung+ App Adds Remote Support

    But have no fear, Samsung Galaxy users: A new app puts customer service in the palm of your hand.0) of its Samsung+ app, with features like live support, Samsung Assist, On-Demand Answers, and device diagnostics.
  • 'Watch' Entire Vine Feed With One Tap

    'Watch' Entire Vine Feed With One Tap

    Twitter-owned Vine this week introduced a new way to view an entire channel with a single click.But as Vine says in a blog post, "people love to go through a channel or watch an account from start to finish.
  • Facebook to Use AI to Describe Photos to Blind Users

    Facebook to Use AI to Describe Photos to Blind Users

    Previously, the social network announced only the name of the person who posted the photo on Facebook, followed by the term "photo.In November, the Facebook AI Research (FAIR) team achieved "new milestones," including a "state-of-the-art system that segments, or distinguishes between, objects in a photo" 30 percent faster and using 10 times less training data than previous industry benchmarks.
  • Report: FBI Hired Hackers to Crack Shooter's iPhone

    Report: FBI Hired Hackers to Crack Shooter's iPhone

    The FBI reportedly employed professional hackers to help crack a San Bernardino terrorist's iPhone.According to The Washington Post, officials used a previously unknown security flaw to unlock the handset without erasing any data.
  • Luminos - Astronomy Companion (for iPad)

    Luminos - Astronomy Companion (for iPad)

    When I reviewed Luminos - Astronomy Companion last year, I gave this iPad app an Editors' Choice for educational astronomy apps thanks to its usefulness to a range of users, from beginning stargazers to advanced amateur astronomers.Design and FeaturesLuminos has a typical interface for a planetarium program, with most of the iPad's screen used to show a virtual view of the sky.
  • Design Your Own Google Nexus Phone Case

    Design Your Own Google Nexus Phone Case

    Choose between two variations: Photos Live Case lets you pick and print any photo (be sure to capture your cat's best side), while Places Live Case uses Google Maps to design a stylized version of your favorite location.As an added bonus, they come with companion live wallpaper on your phone's homescreen when you download the Live Case app.
  • Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Pretty in Pink Gold

    Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Pretty in Pink Gold

    A day after Apple unveiled the first rose gold MacBook, Samsung released "pink gold" versions of its Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge handsets.Debuting today in Korea, the new color will be made available "soon" for customers in other markets; there is no word on whether that includes the US.
  • The Best Unlocked Phones of 2016

    The Best Unlocked Phones of 2016

    In many ways, nothing beats the freedom of an unlocked phone.If you change SIM cards overseas, you won't have your US phone number while you're there.