Now you can get the OnePlus One every Tuesday without an invite

No, OnePlus' invite system for the One won't be going away. Even so, OnePlus will make its smartphone available for purchase without the need for an invite every Tuesday for the foreseeable future.

Apple Watch app aims to monitor glucose levels to help people with diabetes

The Apple Watch may not be a medical device, but it could have the power of one, thanks to a battalion of medical apps. The first medical app to appear comes from DexCom, and aims to monitor glucose levels.

Teen charged with murder after Snapchat selfie with victim surfaces

A teenager was charged with murder after he sent a Snapchat selfie of himself next to the dead victim to a friend. The disappearing Snapchat was preserved in a screenshot and shown to the police.
Home Theater

Sling TV opens up to the public, adds AMC to the package as a closer

The Sling TV OTT live TV streaming service is now officially available, and AMC has been added to the offerings in the basic $20 package.

Squabbling engineers and an illicit affair helped shatter Google Glass, report says

An article published by the New York Times has charted the short, but exciting, life of Google Glass, from its inception inside Google's X labs, to its recent demise.

Halo creators go indie with the free, mobile shooter Midnight Star

Bungie founder and Halo co-creator Alex Seropian has released Midnight Star, a mobile first person shooter and the first game from his independent studio Industrial Toys.

Uber ‘panic button’ lands for India service this week

Uber is set to introduce a panic button to its app in India this week. The button quickly connects a distressed rider to nearby cops, and comes a couple of months after an Uber passenger in New Delhi accused a driver of rape.

Google acquires photo backup and sharing app Odysee

Google has acquired the talent and technology behind Odysee, a cross-platform photo backup and sharing app. The move could be in preparation for the rumored separation of the Web giant's Photos product from its Google+ social platform.
Cool Tech

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: 3D headphones, AR ski goggles, and more

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!

Pilot, wife use iPads to safely crash-land without landing gear

Perhaps an object lesson about always charging your mobile gadgets, a pilot and his wife were forced to use their iPads and flight software to safely land a plane due to an electrical system failure.

Meet Swyp. It will combine all your credit into one card

Swyp may look like just another Coin credit card alternative, but its creator says Swyp is smarter. The card learns from user behavior and holds up to 25 cards.