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There is free Wi-Fi at the top of Japan’s highest mountain

Japan's free Wi-Fi services are about to reach new heights with the launch of hotspots along Mount Fuji's hiking trails. The new service is aimed primarily at foreign travelers, thousands of whom visit each year to climb the nation's…
Apple

Ever the perfectionist, Apple plans to redesign third-party accessory packaging at its stores

Apple is reportedly about to unveil changes to the look and feel of third-party products sold in its stores with the introduction of co-designed packaging resembling boxes for its own range of gear.
Mobile

Asus’ magical Pegasus 2 Plus includes 3GB of RAM and a 1080p screen for good measure

Asus recently announced the Pegasus 2 Plus, the company's successor to 2014's budget-friendly Pegasus X002. The Pegasus 2 Plus is improved in virtually every way from its predecessor, though pricing and availability weren't disclosed.
Photography

Kickstarter pulls IndieVice accessory due to intellectual property dispute

The IndieVice is an accessory that transforms a standard smartphone into a pro-like camera for filmmaking. It lets you attach lenses, as well as accessories like lights, microphones, and stabilizers.
Mobile

T-Mobile received more data requests from the government than Sprint, AT&T, and Verizon

T-Mobile issued its first-ever transparency report, which revealed the fourth-largest U.S. carrier received more data requests from the U.S. government than Sprint, AT&T, and Verizon did.
Photography

Your Instagram pics are about to look a whole lot better with 1080-pixel resolution

Instagram finally supports higher-resolution images of 1080 x 1080 pixels. Previously, the app only allows 640 x 640-pixel resolution images, even though smartphone cameras now have higher-resolution screens and cameras.
Mobile

Rubicon wants to pick up your trash the way Uber picks up its passengers

At the beginning of the year, Rubicon Global raised $30 million to deal with our trash,. Now, half a year later, it's continuing to disrupt the waste industry with a new app that would be like Uber for trash pickups.
Android Army

Sony is so sure the Xperia Z3+ will overheat, it warns you about it

The Sony Xperia Z3+ is Japan’s Xperia Z4 but for the international market. It’s a stunning phone with a rare, waterproof body, but it gets much too hot much too quickly, which spoils our love for what could have been a winner.
Mobile

A Hong Kong woman’s iPhone 6 Plus went out with a bang while charging overnight

According to a Hong Kong woman, her 128GB iPhone 6 Plus blew up while it was charging on the table next to her bed. She suffered no injuries, though she is asking for compensation from Apple for the explosion.
Mobile

Delectable is turning everyone into a wine connoisseur

There may only be 140 master sommeliers in the world, but you can fake it until you make it with Delectable, a wine tasting app that has been steadily climbing the charts since it was first released in 2012.
Social Media

Twitter debuts new button in mobile apps for managing ad campaigns

Twitter has a new ad button on its mobile apps that allows users to manage their ad campaigns right from their phones. However, users can't actually create a new campaign.
Cool Tech

Virtual reality porn is here

Adult entertainment company Naughty America has announced the release of its first virtual reality porn scene. Designed for the Oculus Rift and the Samsung Gear VR, it's the first mainstream-produced scene of its kind.