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The Galaxy Alpha is proof that Samsung is terrified of iPhone 6

The cynical Samsung Galaxy Alpha, and the copycat Amazon Fire Phone, are proof manufacturers are still running scared of the big, bad Apple iPhone.
Computing

Apple patent reveals possible future mouse with built-in sensors and vibration

This hypothetical rodent could use these built in sensors to detect how hard you're clicking on something.
Mobile

Premium iPhone 6 models with sapphire glass may fetch a higher price

Apple may release premium versions of the iPhone 6 with sapphire screens in limited numbers. These sapphire glass iPhones might cost more, though. The iWatch may also get a sapphire screen.
Mobile

5 tips to help you find the best deals on apps

Everyone loves a bargain, but who has time to hunt for them? Step inside for a look at how to find the best prices and the latest deals on the Android and iOS apps and games that you really want.
Mobile

Apple bans use of two chemicals in part of iPhone and iPad assembly

Apple has announced it's banning the use of two chemicals used in the final production process of a number of its tech products, including the iPhone. The chemicals have been linked to illnesses such as leukemia and can also cause nerve…
Mobile

Florida murder suspect asked Siri how to hide a body, then used flashlight app 9 times

According to prosecutors, a Florida man suspected of killing his roommate in 2012 asked Siri for advice as to how to hide a body. In addition, his phone's location data did not match where he claimed to be that night.
Mobile

Apple wants to bring HealthKit to a hospital near you

Apple is in talks with several hospitals and patient health record collection companies to integrate HealthKit into their procedures. Apple hopes to make HealthKit work seamlessly from hospital to hospital.
Mobile

Want to spy on the iPhone? Good luck – It’s nearly impossible

The Gamma Group says that its FinSpy spyware can't crack into iOS devices unless they've been jailbroken. iPhone users are safe from this spyware at least.
Mobile

Wireless carriers are pushing users to buy Galaxy phones over iPhone, says study

According to a study conducted by research firm Kantar Worldpanel, more people were recommended a Samsung device than an Apple device. More than half of people recommended a Samsung phone ended up purchasing one.
Apple

The iWatch could be here sooner than you think

How would you like an iWatch to go with your iPhone 6 in September? John Gruber, prominent authority on all things Apple, thinks that the two devices could be launched at the same time.
Mobile

Scanner Pro, Writer Pro, and more productivity apps go on sale for iOS

Several productivity apps have just gone on sale in the iOS App Store, including Scanner Pro, Fantastical 2 for iPhone, and Writer Pro. Unfortunately, it's unknown how long these deals will last.
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Dr. McCoy would be proud! Watch George Takei get a full physical exam from a smartphone

Star Trek actor George Takei takes a look at the most recent biotechnology: the Smartphone Physical. Using only a smartphone and a few accessories, Takei gets a full exam.