iOS 8.1 now available: Brings Apple Pay, iCloud photo library, and camera roll (updated)

Apple announces iOS 8.1, an update to its mobile OS that will provide the framework for Apple Pay, brings back the camera roll, and adds beta for iCloud photo library.

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Google gives Gmail for Android a makeover, adds support for any email account

The as-yet unreleased Gmail 5.0 introduces material design and support for third-party email accounts like Outlook and Yahoo.

Mobile

Ute be crazy not to love X-Tomi Design’s BMW M4 pickup

Apparently, BMW-based pickups are a thing. In 2011, BMW created an M3 truck for April Fools’ Day, and a Hungarian design firm called X-Tomi has followed suit with an M4-inspired ute.

Cars

Spotify supports CarPlay now! Except it has for a while, and it’s still broken

Spotify today released an update to its iOS app which supposedly added Apple CarPlay support. Unfortunately, CarPlay support isn't actually new for Spotify, and even worse, the app still doesn't work with CarPlay.

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Lamborghini still wants the Urus SUV, but Audi doesn’t think customers will

The Lamborghini Urus SUV is still on track for a 2017 launch, but Lambo steward Audi is afraid the shifting economic climate could erase customer demand for this expensive, niche product by then.

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Move over, 911 Turbo: Porsche’s 911 Carrera and Carrera S could get turbocharged too

Forget the 911 Turbo and GT2, the Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S could bring turbocharging to scores of new 911 buyers. Both models are expected to get turbocharged in an upcoming refresh.

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You can finally pre-order the OnePlus One on October 27, but there’s a catch

OnePlus will finally launch pre-orders for its One handset on October 27. However, the pre-order window will be limited to just one hour, so those interested should definitely do so as quickly as possible.

Mobile

Android 5.0 Lollipop Updates: HTC, OnePlus, and Nvidia all pledge their support

The latest version of Google's Android mobile OS, 5.0 Lollipop, could be coming to your smartphone very soon. Here's the latest news on which phones will be getting it, and when it's scheduled to arrive.

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Dyson’s new humidifier uses UV light to fight the spread of bacteria

By periodically blasting its water reservoir with high-intensity UV light, Dyson's new humidifier kills 99.9% of bacteria -- effectively keeping it out of your home's atmosphere and out of your lungs

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We’re streaming Sunset Overdrive LIVE on Twitch right now!

Come check out the early hours of Insomniac Games Sunset Overdrive! We're starting a brand new game and streaming some of the early game fun on Twitch.

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Bright idea? This multicolor smart lamp can display notifications and adapt to your music

Freshly launched on Kickstarter earlier today, Notti is a smart lamp that lights up when you get notifications, your alarm goes off, or you're listening to music.

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This week in gaming: Musical sorcery, Civilization in space, and a hair witch returns!

Lots of platform exclusives this week, with Fantasia: Music Evolved, Samurai Warriors 4, Bayonetta 2, and more all restricted to select audiences.

Gaming

Check out ’50 Must-See Things’ in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, in the next Nintendo Direct

A Nintendo Direct livestream later this week on October 23 will reveal new details for Super Smash Bros Wii U in a list of "50 Must-See Things" about the upcoming brawler.

Gaming

Panasonic’s flagship 4K LED TV will cost you $7,000, hits stores in November

Panasonic's dazzling new flagship 4K UHD TV, the AX900, hits stores next month in a 65-inch screen size for a whopping $7,000, while the company's 85-inch AX850 begs an opulent $14,000. Both TVs offer class-leading color reproduction and offer 4K THX…

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