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Virtual Reality

Snow and Crimson Daydream View headsets are available for pre-order now

Google Daydream is an Android-first mobile platform for virtual reality apps and games. The Daydream View headset is available on the Google Store now. Here is a list of devices that support the platform, plus the latest on apps, games, and…
Mobile

The next Apple Watch? Latest patents describe a limb-detecting circular device

New Apple patents describe a smartwatch with a unique circular design capable of limb detection, or the ability to identify appendages. Apple has been reluctant to adopt a circular design so far, citing usability concerns
Computing

Gaming notebooks with Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1050 will likely show up at CES 2017

Unnamed sources state that Asus, Gigabyte, MSI, and Lenovo are expected to reveal gaming notebooks packed with Nvidia's GTX 1050 graphics chip during the CES 2017 convention in January, alongside Intel's "Kaby Lake-H" processors.
Gaming

Minecraft Pocket Edition comes full circle (or square) with upcoming 1.0 update

To celebrate the launch of the 1.0 Ender update for Minecraft Pocket Edition and Windows 10, Microsoft and Mojang are adding in the original soundtrack, polar bears, and support for the Oculus Touch controllers to the mobile game.
Mobile

Republic Wireless is offering six months of discounts to mark its independence

Republic Wireless is spinning off from its parent company. It's launching deals and discounts to celebrate the move, including a month of smartphone sales and six months of reduced plan prices.
Mobile

You can now explore the White House in VR thanks to the new 1600 app

With naught more than a George Washington and a smartphone, you can experience 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue like never before. And it's all thanks to the White House's newest technological innovation -- this time involving virtual…
Mobile

Apple may deploy drones to monitor street signs and construction in Maps

In its latest effort to outdo main competitor Google Maps, Apple is reportedly making use of drones to populate its map data more efficiently and effectively than its more traditional crew of minivans is able to do.
Mobile

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

Everyone likes free 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 and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
Mobile

These 15 tips will help you navigate like a pro with Apple Maps

The interface of Apple Maps may be simple, but there are plenty of features hidden behind the scenes. Here are some tips to help you make the most of the navigation app, whether you're looking to drop a pin or clear your location history.
Android Army

Yes, it’s official, new Nokia Android smartphones are coming in early 2017

The agreement between Nokia and HMD Global is final, which means it will soon be able to release new smartphones with the Nokia name attached to them. How soon? We're told to expect them early next year.
Wearables

Fitbit might buy Pebble for its tech, and shut it down

Fitbit's rumored to be in talks to acquire smartwatch brand Pebble, in a deal that may be worth less than a quarter of the amount asked by Pebble's CEO. Neither company has had the best 2016 though, and the deal isn't finalized yet.
Mobile

Google Maps update for iOS brings some neat features for drivers

Google is continuing to hone its iOS Maps app to keep its loyal users happy and discourage them from ever considering Apple's alternative. Its latest update, rolled out on Thursday, offers a couple of neat features for road users.