Windows Vs iOS Vs Android

Longtime Microsoft blogger: Windows is facing a ‘potential extinction moment’

By on May 3, 2016 at 10:45 PM.

Longtime Microsoft blogger: Windows is facing a ‘potential extinction moment’

Windows 10 has been a welcome hit for Microsoft, especially after the massive debacle that was Windows 8. Despite this, it’s an open question of whether Microsoft is set up over the long haul to do well as a platform provider. Longtime Microsoft blogger Paul Thurrott writes that iOS and Android have been improving to such an extent as computing platforms that Windows may be a dead platform walking. More →

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When Will Uber End Surge Pricing

Uber surge pricing may soon be a thing of the past

By on May 3, 2016 at 7:00 PM.

Uber surge pricing may soon be a thing of the past

Great news for Uber passengers — a new report from NPR is claiming that the company is working to end the practice of surge pricing. Specifically, the report claims that Uber sees surge pricing as “a market failure” and “a problem to be solved” if it’s going to continue growing at its current torrid pace. More →

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Apple iPhone Q3 2016 Sales Analysis

Top Apple observer warns of ‘alarming’ signs for iPhone sales

By on May 3, 2016 at 3:00 PM.

Top Apple observer warns of ‘alarming’ signs for iPhone sales

Although countless analysts have incorrectly predicted Apple’s impending demise for years now, the company’s most recent guidance was enough to give one of the top Apple observers around some real reasons to pause. Neal Cybart writes at Above Avalon that there is reason to worry that Apple has been caught off guard by recent trends in the smartphone market and that the iPhone 7 might not be enough to turn things around. More →

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Best Free iPhone Apps May 3 2016

10 paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free right now

By on May 3, 2016 at 12:06 PM.

10 paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free right now

Good morning, everyone! It’s time again to learn about today’s best paid iPhone and iPad apps that are on sale for free for a limited time. Today we’ve brought you 10 paid apps that would normally cost a total of $31 but are all completely free if you act right now. Let’s check them out! More →

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Radiohead New Album Burn The Witch Video

Radiohead end the suspense, release an intensely spooky video for new song ‘Burn the Witch’

By on May 3, 2016 at 11:36 AM.

Radiohead end the suspense, release an intensely spooky video for new song ‘Burn the Witch’

Radiohead have kept their fans in suspense for the past few days and now they’ve finally delivered something. A couple of days after the band erased itself from all its social media accounts, it has now released a video on YouTube for a new track called “Burn the Witch” that will appear on its highly anticipated ninth studio album. More →

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Tesla Model X Bioweapon Defense Mode Test

Tesla says Model X will let you ‘literally survive a military grade bio attack’

By on May 2, 2016 at 11:15 PM.

Tesla says Model X will let you ‘literally survive a military grade bio attack’

Is the Tesla Model X’s “Bioweapon Defense Mode” just a cheesy gimmick feature that the company added to the car to make it sound more futuristic? Tesla swears it isn’t, and it’s got some new data to prove it. In a blog post on Monday, Tesla said that it had recently conducted some tests on the Model X’s air filtration system and said the results show that “you can literally survive a military grade bio attack by sitting in your car.” More →

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Radiohead Erases Its Online Presence

Why did Radiohead erase itself from the internet?

By on May 2, 2016 at 8:25 PM.

Why did Radiohead erase itself from the internet?

U.K. band Radiohead are known for doing things unconventionally, but they’re also incredibly shrewd marketers who know how to build up hype for themselves and their music. Roughly nine years ago, for example, the bank shocked the world by announcing that fans could pay whatever they wanted for the album In Rainbows that was released directly over the band’s website. Now it seems Radiohead is engaging in another zany stunt to promote its upcoming ninth studio album by completely erasing its presence online. More →

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iPhone 7 Specs Battery Size

New rumor claims iPhone 7 will finally get a bigger battery

By on May 2, 2016 at 7:05 PM.

New rumor claims iPhone 7 will finally get a bigger battery

I love the iPhone 6s… but as I’ve said many times, its battery does leave something to be desired, especially now that companies like HTC are releasing phones that purportedly have two-day batteries. So will the iPhone 7 deliver and give me a larger battery after the iPhone 6s had a smaller battery than its predecessor? A new report suggests that it will… but only by a little bit. More →

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Best iPhone Accessories FlameStower USB Fire Charger

You can recharge your iPhone with fire

By on May 2, 2016 at 4:26 PM.

You can recharge your iPhone with fire

Let’s say you’re stranded on a desert island or even just camping, and you want to charge up your phone. There are obviously no outlets around, which means you’re out of luck, right? Wrong. As long as you have the ability to start a fire, you’ll be able to charge your phone as long as you have a device called the FlameStower USB Fire Charger. As YouTuber Jonathan Morrison demonstrates in a new video, this nifty gadget really does work, although you shouldn’t expect it to be especially fast at charging your device. More →

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Maisie WilliamsArya Stark Store Clerk Video

Arya Stark pretends to be a store clerk, hilariously pranks ‘Game of Thrones’ fans

By on April 23, 2016 at 9:15 AM.

Arya Stark pretends to be a store clerk, hilariously pranks ‘Game of Thrones’ fans

Actress Maisie Williams, best known for her work playing Arya Stark in Game of Thrones, isn’t above having a little fun at fans’ expense. She recently agreed to act as a young woman named Loraine who works at a gaming and toy store that just happens to be having a killer Game of Thrones promotion going on. Most of her customers recognize her right away but she refuses to admit who she really is and ends up hilariously pranking some diehard fans. More →

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Samsung Galaxy Note 6 Specs Rumor

New rumor claims the Galaxy Note 6 will have an absolutely monster battery

By on April 22, 2016 at 2:56 PM.

New rumor claims the Galaxy Note 6 will have an absolutely monster battery

Are smartphone manufacturers finally taking complaints about battery life seriously? A new rumor posted by Dutch website GSM Helpdesk suggests that Samsung is. According to the website’s sources, Samsung is testing out a version of the Note 6 that has a giant 4,000mAh battery, which would be a step up from the Galaxy S7 edge’s 3,600 mAh battery. The website also claims the device will have a 5.8-inch display with a resolution of 1,440 x 2,560 pixels, along with 6GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage.

But let’s be honest: What’s really intriguing here is the giant battery. More →

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