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This amazing new antenna could stretch phone battery life, but nobody’s using it

This tiny antenna tuner uses a new type of technology that could improve the connection and increase the battery life of our smartphones, but manufacturers aren't letting it.
Wearables

Google Glass 2.0 news: Enterprise Edition may have a foldable hinge and ruggedized body

All eyes are on Google as it gets ready to release the second version of its Glass eyewear, and rumors suggest that the new device is going to have a focus on business use, and not be available to general consumers at all.
Mobile

The New York Times will offer free articles on Starbucks’ mobile app

The New York Times and Starbucks announced on Tuesday that some news articles would be available for free to Starbucks loyalty members via the Starbucks mobile app, starting in the first half of next year.
Mobile

Cut down on your phone bill: How to reduce your data usage on Android or iOS

Minutes and texts belong to the past now. The focus of your smartphone worry today should be data. We take a look at how to reduce your data usage, avoid breaking your limits, and save yourself a little money.
Mobile

New Google Maps feature shows you exactly where you’ve been

If you're a big user of Google Now notifications and love Google Maps, here's something else you're likely to go for – Your Timeline. The new Maps feature, for Android and desktop users, lets you rediscover old journeys and resurface…
Mobile

Android 5.1 updates: Sony updates the Xperia Z3 and Z2 series, promises more to come soon

Google has introduced the latest version of Android Lollipop, and it's already being sent out to various Nexus and Google Play devices. Find out if yours is on the list in our guide to Android 5.1.
Mobile

OnePlus 2 rumors: This is our first good look at what may be the OnePlus 2

The OnePlus Two superphone is expected to launch later this year, and may have a higher price tag to match it's high-end specifications. Other rumors also mention a OnePlus One Lite smartphone, and the possibility of a OnePlus Watch too.
Mobile

Samsung Galaxy Edge phones could become more intriguing with backside touch controls

Still not intrigued by the curved edges on the Galaxy S6 Edge? A recent patent suggests that future Galaxy Edge phones could have a touch panel on the back of the device giving users more control.
Mobile

There can be only Uno: This Android phone is one of the best bargains of 2015

OnePlus might want to watch its back. The Ubik Uno is a powerful and affordable stock-Android smartphone, but it's plan to build future devices based on consumer feedback is monumental.
Mobile

Google, Facebook, and others support Samsung in its patent battle against Apple

Google, Facebook, and others filed a brief in support of Samsung in its patent battle against Apple. The coalition of Silicon Valley companies fear a decision in Apple's favor would harm innovation.
Photography

Google+ Photos shuts down on August 1: Here’s how to save your photos and videos

Google is shutting down Google+ Photos. Here's how to ensure a seamless transition to the service's replacement, Google Photos. Don't worry -- it's not as scary as it seems.