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Android Phones Win Smartphone Marketshare War Despite iPhone 6 Buzz

Android Phones seeing sales gain

Android Phones are often thought of as the quirky cousins of the Apple iPhone but it appears that Android and its long ling of phones are making some serious in-roads when it comes to popularity. More importantly to the smartphone market, Android is making some real ground when it comes to phone handset sales. According… Read more »

3 Wheels, 1 Door, Unbelievably Low Price – Examine The Elio Equation

Elio with 3 wheels

Elio Motors is a startup automotive manufacturer currently located in Louisiana. They’ve been promoting their self-named car with 3 wheels for several years, but have recently been getting noticed thanks to prototypes of the car making tours of the country to entice people (and the media) to see the vehicles with 3 wheels first hand…. Read more »

Lyft Vs Uber: What’s The Difference Between These Dueling Apps?

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The previous year brought with it many exciting developments, including the rise of peer-to-peer ridesharing courtesy Lyft and Uber. These two competing apps, both of which ironically originate from San Francisco, took the taxi world by storm. How so? SF Weekly reports that Lyft and Uber revolutionized taxi services by giving consumers the power to… Read more »

Coolest New App Ever, French Girls, Pokes Fun At Your Awkward Selfies

French Girls App

Do your selfies suck? I mean really, really suck? Do they suck so much that others purposefully make fun of them? Then you, sir or madam, might just be a perfect fit for French Girls, a radical new portrait-sketching mobile app that lets random strangers anonymously draw a portrait from your blundering selfie. Bustle contributor… Read more »

Facebook Messenger App: True Concern or Smear Campaign?

Facebook Messenger

The recently devised, and some would say, recently mandatory Facebook Messenger App has a lot of people concerned. The question remains: Is that concern justified, or is it just “overblown hype” that amounts to a smear campaign? Facebook Messenger is a standalone app that is a version of Facebook’s chat feature that negates having to… Read more »

Wi-Fi Hacking Weaponized Cats

WIFI Hacking Weaponized Cats at DEF Con

At this week’s DEF Con at the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, Principle Systems Security Engineer Gene Bransfield will give a lecture on Wi-Fi Hacking Weaponized Cats — aptly titled, “Weaponizing Your Pets: The War Kitteh and the Denial of Service Dog,” according to DEF Con’s official website. In his presentation, Bransfield will explain… Read more »

‘This Post Is Art’ Framed 4Chan Screenshot Passes $90k

4Chan Art? framed post sells for over 90 thousand

Have modern lives been so far redefined around internet and technology that an internet post simply reading “this post is art” can truly be art? That’s the question aroused by a series of eBay auctions centering around framed screenshots. The first, and original, auction, which ended August 1st, was for a framed screenshot of a… Read more »

Cheap Unlocked No-Contract Phones Rock The States

Unlocked No-Contract Phones

Do you like no-contract phones? How about no-contract phones that are unlocked? What about unlocked no-contract phones that are dirt cheap? I ask because according to a review written by ZDNET contributor Matthew Miller, the Huawei Ascend Mate 2 fits these specifications to a T! And unlike other no-contract phones, it actually performs well. Case… Read more »

Oxygen-Producing Synthetic Leaf May Allow Man To Colonize Space

The synthetic leaves create oxygen from a mixture of water and light.

An artificial, synthetic leaf that has recently been developed turns water and light into oxygen, and along with the possible environmental benefits, the invention may have implications that are out of this world. The synthetic leaf is the brainchild of Royal College of Art graduate Julian Melchiorri, according to IFLScience. The leaf technology was developed… Read more »

iPhone 6 Rumors: What We Know So Far

iPhone 6 rumored design.

The iPhone 6 is on its way and Apple fans are getting excited. But what can we expect from the new version of the iPhone? Will the iPhone 6 be only slightly better than the iPhone 5c or 5s, or will it be the next big thing? Let’s take a look at all the iPhone… Read more »

In the UK Driverless Cars Coming Soon

Driverless car in the UK

Starting next year, driverless cars will be allowed on public roads in the UK as ministers in the Kingdom open up roadways to experimental self-driving vehicles. The cars you see on the roads in the near-future may not have anyone (technically) at the wheel. Driverless cars are one of those things that elicit either awe… Read more »

Feeling Bored And Lonely? Try Meow Chat!

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Boredom and loneliness affects all of us from time to time, but thanks to the awesomeness of contemporary technology, we got great apps like Meow Chat here to help! According to the Daily Mirror, this marvelous new app, which just happens to be named Meow Chat for no legitimate reason whatsoever, basically combines traditional instant… Read more »

Mini Cooper S Gets Maxi-Tuner Treatment, 220 HP

Mini Cooper S Maxi-Tuner

German tuner Maxi-Tuner has given the 2014 MINI Cooper S an upgrade package which boosts the little car over the 200 mark. This is the 12th year the new Mini Cooper has been on the market and just before it becomes a teenager, Maxi decided to give it the tuner treatment. And it’s impressive. Maxi-Tuner… Read more »