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AT&T celebrates the iPhone 6 launch by raising fees on some upgraders

You’re not the only one excited by the launch of the iPhone 6 — it seems that AT&T is rubbing its hands with glee since the iPhone 6 looks set to make more money for the company in the form of higher smartphone access fees. Cult of Mac...Show More Summary

Police Can Still Get Data Off Your iOS 8 Device Without Apple's Help

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Remember that promise Apple made about not turning your data over to police in iOS 8 ? It's not a lie! But as iPhone security experts point out, that does not mean police can't access your data. It's actually not even that hard. Read more...

Hurry! There’s one major online retailer that still has the iPhone 6 Plus left in stock

The iPhone 6 Plus is ridiculously hard to find right now but there’s still one online retailer where you can get one right now if you act fast. Amazon still lists just two — yes, two — gold 128GB iPhone 6 Plus models in stock. In other words, if you want to get one, you’d best go over there and buy it right now. Show More Summary

First zero-gravity 3D printer launches to the International Space Station this weekend

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

3D printing is revolutionizing the way we manufacturer products in all sorts of industries, including retail and automotive. Now, a firm is looking to take 3D printing into space, literally. Made In Space has created a Zero-G 3D printer...Show More Summary

Amazon Refreshes Their Fire HD and Fire HDX 8.9 Tablets

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Chip Chick

Amazon hasn’t had much luck in the smartphone race as of late, but their tablets have been humming along nicely. Nicely enough to warrant a refresh, with some nice improvements in store for their Fire HD and Fire HDX 8.9 tablets. The...Show More Summary

Designer creates stained-glass driverless concept car

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Driverless cars are accelerating towards becoming a reality, with plans for UK tests next year, Audi being issued California's first autonomous driving permit and Elon Musk claiming that the technology is just five to six years from maturity. Show More Summary

Logitech K830 Illuminated Living Room Keyboard and Trackpad All-in-one Review

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Chip Chick

You’re looking for a keyboard/trackpad combo that is just as good for the office as it is for the living room. This is the Logitech K830. It’s a full-sized keyboard with a full-sized multi-touch trackpad, and yet it’s still portable enough for the living room. Show More Summary

Apple gives PCs access to iCloud Drive before Macs

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

iOS 8 might working its way to iPhones and iPads, but Apple's long-awaited desktop refresh, Yosemite, is still receiving the final tweaks before it launches to the public. One element that features prominently between both platforms is iCloud Drive,...

The most comprehensive collection you’ll find of iOS 8 tips and tricks

Apple finally released its hotly anticipated iOS 8 update to the public earlier this week, and early opinions have been… mixed. The upgrade process was a bit dicey for some users but the dust seems to finally be settling now, and people are starting to explore all of iOS 8’s awesome new features. Show More Summary

Is There A Place For #Hashtag Meditation In The Twittersphere?

#Hashtag Meditation! Even those two juxtaposed words sound like an oxymoron. How does one hashtag a meditative state, when one activity underscores action and the latter centers on reflection. Well, for one, if Twitter has taught us anything, it’s made us rethink how we express ourselves. Show More Summary

Dropcam App Gets Nest Integration, Lots of Passive Features

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Chip Chick

At the beginning of this year, Google scooped up Nest, makers of one of the most popular smart thermostats on the market. In June, Nest scooped up Dropcam. Basically, everyone is part of Google, involved in all this. It’s all Google....Show More Summary

The Evolution of Flying Ships

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The invention of hydrofoils was one of the most revolutionary developments in the history of marine engineering. Hydrofoils are vessels that use wing-like foils below the hull in order to reach greater speeds on the water. The "wings"...Show More Summary

How to safely transfer all your data from your old iPhone to iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus

So, you just got your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, either after waiting in a tremendously long line or after waiting for hours for that delivery guy to show up with your preordered unit, and now you’re finally ready to start using it as your next phone. Show More Summary

Five Awesome Cameras From the Biggest Photo Show In the World

12 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The bi-annual Photokina show going on in Germany right now is the most important photography tech event in the world. We see some awesome gear, yes, but we also get a get a glimpse for what lies ahead. This year's show is particularly...Show More Summary

TROBO Is A Storytelling Plush Toy Robot That Teaches Kids Science And Math

12 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : CrunchGear

A huggable, talking toy is not an entirely new idea, but a new toy robot called TROBO does more than just chatter at kids – he also works alongside an iPad app to help get children excited about STEM topics – that is science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Show More Summary

Belkin Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker review: Can WiFi make cooking easier?

12 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Frying, baking, grilling, searing, boiling, roasting -- whatever the method, I love to cook. It's not always easy, and sometimes it's just plain hard work, but at least it's the kind of work I enjoy. Even so, I've never used a slow cooker, and have...

This is how much an iPhone 6 will actually cost you

Combining one of the most significant hardware evolutions in the history of the iPhone with a host of brand new features, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were no-brainers for many Apple fans. We’ve seen thousands, if not hundreds of thousands...Show More Summary

3&DBot Robot 3D Printer: The World is Your Build Platform

12 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : technabob

Like ink printers, the size of a 3D printer limits the size of the objects it can print. Until now. Researchers from two different labs in Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) worked together…

Scientists have discovered the part of brain that makes us disappointed

Let’s face it, we’ve all been disappointed many many times on occasion. Not to rub it in, but if you were hoping for a Yes vote in Scotland you’re probably feeling some pretty intense disappointment right now. What you might not know is where you’re feeling it, as scientists only just discovered that themselves. Show More Summary

Boeing's New Space Taxi Has the Cleanest Cabin on Earth

12 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

With NASA's rather surprising decision to split the Commercial Crew Program prize between Boeing's CST-100 and SpaceX's Dragon 2 capsule, America is officially back in the manned space exploration game! Woohoo! And even better, our astronauts will be shuttled to the ISS in style aboard the spacious CST-100 from Boeing. Read more...

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