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California resident sues Apple over absence of lockout function while driving

Texting while driving is a problem that a California resident believes Apple can minimize, but will not do, with a lock-out mechanism for the iPhone. This belief is at the center of a lawsuit against the company.
Gaming

‘Super Mario Run’ will jump onto Android phones in March

Following a monumentally successful launch on iOS in late 2016, Nintendo's Super Mario Run is set to debut on Android handsets around the world starting in March. Nintendo may be hoping for a higher buy rate than before though.
Mobile

10 common Huawei Mate 9 problems, and what to do about them

Huawei's Mate 9 is arguably the best smartphone the company has ever released, but it's not perfect. Thankfully, we've compiled a list of the most common problems plaguing the device, as well as a few workarounds and solutions for dealing…
Mobile

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 and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
Mobile

Of course you can buy a phone with a dual-lens selfie camera now

Dual-lens rear cameras are definitely a big smartphone trend at the moment, but Chinese manufacturer Vivo has shifted the same setup to the front of its new phone, ready to take bokeh-effect selfies.
Social Media

Twitter is finally ditching its neglected ‘Buy’ button once and for all

Twitter is killing off its “buy” button as it moves away from ecommerce for good. The feature never really took off on the platform despite mobile-commerce features gaining traction on the likes of Messenger and Pinterest.
Gaming

'Minecraft: Pocket Edition' to cease updates on Windows Mobile phones

According to Windows Central, sources have confirmed that Minecraft: Pocket Edition will no longer receive updates on Windows Mobile devices. Microsoft purchased developer Mojang in 2014 for $2.5 billion.
Computing

Asus revealed the specs of its upcoming ZenBook 3 Deluxe UX490 super-slim laptop

The Asus ZenBook 3 Deluxe UX490 laptop has appeared on the company's website after making a brief appearance at CES 2017 earlier this month. The device will be served up with the Intel Core i5-7200U or the Core i7-7500U processor.
Cool Tech

From 3D-printed cake toppers to camera drones, weddings are becoming high tech

Thinking of integrating more tech than tradition into your wedding? You're not alone, according to a recent interview with The Knot. A third of all weddings are now high tech while nearly 90 percent of couples plan with their smartphone.
Mobile

Onoff gives you a burner number that acts just like a regular line

Onoff, a French startup, gives you a secondary phone number that works just like any cellphone or landline. Subscriptions start at $3 a month, and international calling costs a bit extra.
Business

Google acquisition could make it easier for developers to create apps

Looks like Google is buying (part of) Twitter after all. The companies have announced that Google will acquire Twitter's developer products, including the likes of Fabric, which owns and operates Crashlytics.
Mobile

Google’s $20 Project Fi referral program has been extended ‘indefinitely’

Google has launched a referral plan for Project Fi that will give customers a cool $20 for each person they persuade to sign up. Not only that, since Google's feeling generous, the person who signed up will get $20, too.