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The USBduo proves cables don’t have to be boring, does more than charge your phone

Replace the boring old USB charger cable with the USBduo, with its cool wooden body, and handy reversible connector. That's not all, it'll replace the flash drive and card reader in your pocket too.
Mobile

See why you never, ever use makeup apps on babies

Apps that use special effects to show how you'd look in different styles of makeup are fun. Except not when they're used on cute babies. As this set of pictures proves, they're no longer cute, but utterly terrifying.
Mobile

The ‘phone’ that does absolutely nothing gets price cut in limited-time offer

The NoPhone shot through its funding goal last year, confirming there's a market for a handset that doesn't actually do anything. To celebrate the launch of its new online store, the NoPhone's creators are now offering the device…
Mobile

Is the Internet destroying your attention span? We asked an expert

According to the experts our attention spans are shrinking. Has the bite-sized nature of social media and online content had an impact on our ability to focus? Is the Internet changing the way we think?
Mobile

It’s official: Nexus 5 battery life is worse with Android 5.0 Lollipop, according to tests

A recent series of benchmark tests for the Samsung Galaxy S5, LG G3, HTC One (M8) and Nexus 5 looked at battery life before and after Android 5.0 Lollipop on each of the flagship smartphones. The results are consistently disappointing for…
Mobile

Cut your phone bill in half with our guide to finding the cheapest wireless plans

Finding the cheapest cell phone plan could save hundreds if not thousands every year. But what are the sacrifices? We outline everything you need to know to start saving money on your phone bill.
Mobile

Hopper, Midnight Star, and more of the best mobile apps you need to download this week

There are hundreds of new apps released every week, making it impossible to try them all, even if you can find them in the first place. To make life easier, we've gathered our favorites together in a handy list, especially for you.
Music

Songs to stream this week: Incubus returns and Father John Misty writes a love song

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week that are are worth using your bandwidth on. Up this week: Father John Misty, Incubus, JD McPherson, Charli XCX, and many more.
Gaming

Apple highlights freemium gaming alternatives with the App Store’s ‘Pay Once & Play’

Apple has added a new "Pay Once & Play" section to the iOS App Store, highlighting games like XCOM, Minecraft, and BioShock that do not include any in-app purchases.
Mobile

iOS apps to get bigger – and hopefully better – after Apple doubles max size to 4GB

For the first time since the App Store's launch in 2008, Apple has raised the size limit for iOS apps from 2GB to 4GB, giving developers the opportunity to create even more complex software for the company's mobile platform.
Mobile

Broken heart? These apps will help you erase and block your ex from your digital life

Break-ups have happened to the best of us - and so has the ensuing torture of seeing the ex all over our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. If the lure of texting or calling them has become too much, and one more status update from…