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Is Apple secretly developing a breakthrough device to help diabetics?

Apple is reported to be secretly developing a breakthrough sensor capable of non-invasively monitoring blood sugar levels that could ultimately help up to half a billion diabetics worldwide.

Facebook Messenger keeps on growing, now boasts a whopping 1.2 billion users

Facebook Messenger is growing. After reporting last year that it had 1 billion users, it's now up to a massive 1.2 billion. Facebook attributes that growth to new launches like Facebook Messenger Lite.

Vodafone is making it cheaper to roam in 40 countries

Vodafone is doing away with roaming fees in some regions. Now, subscribers can take advantage of domestic calling, texting, and data rates in 40 countries around the world.

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest apps on sale in the iOS App Store.

Scientists just proved your phone’s PIN can be cracked using its gyroscope data

Your PIN code might be frighteningly easy to crack. Researchers at Newcastle University showed how a phone's gyroscope and other sensors, along with special software, could crack it.

Evernote adds MacBook Pro Touch Bar support to simplify taking notes

Evernote is one of the most popular note-taking and information management utilities on the market, and its developers took a little time to build Touch Bar support into their application. But the wait was likely worth it.

Facebook M is finally rolling out — here’s what it can do

Facebook is rolling out M, its personal assistant, around the U.S., in Messenger. The artificially-intelligent assistant can help you with things like booking Uber rides and finding a restaurant. Here's everything M can do so far.

Joby GripTight One accessories make smartphone photography flexible

Centered around a mount that adapts to any smartphone, Joby’s new GripTight One family is taking the versatility of the GorillaPod even further.

WD's newest G-Drives can store up to 10TB and charge your Mac via USB Type-C

Storage is one area where USB Type-C can offer some advantages, and we're seeing more storage options being released that leverage the new spec. WD has just announced another USB Type-C storage option that focuses on high capacity.

Nvidia latest-generation drivers now support MacOS for Pascal graphics

If you've been dreaming of installing a top-of the-line Pascal graphics card in your Hackintosh of Mac Pro, now's your chance, as Nvidia has delivered on its promise by releasing MacOS drivers.

Guess which phone American teens are asking their parents to buy for them

The younger generation in the U.S. is determining what's hot and what's not both across industries and across the country. And when it comes to smartphones, the teens have spoken -- the iEmpire reigns supreme.

Qualcomm responds to trio of lawsuits filed by Apple with one of its own

Apple is following the FTC's lead and has sued Qualcomm for a massive $1 billion in the U.S., $145 million in China, and also in the U.K., claiming the company charged onerous royalties for its patented tech.