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Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 Review

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 Review.

Hula is a social network that will prove to everyone you’re free of STDs

Hula is an app that wants everyone to practice safer sex, and the best way to do that might be to share if you're free of STDs online. We try it out to find out.

Tim Cook welcomes Office for iPad – after all, Apple gets cut of in-app 365 subs

It's not only Microsoft that'll be making a few bucks out of in-app 365 subscriptions for its just-launched Office for iPad app. Apple, too, will be taking a 30pc cut of every sale, ensuring the software will be a money-spinner for Cook and…

HTC is working on a wearable tech product, but launch plans remain unknown

HTC CEO Peter Chou has confirmed in an interview the company is working on a "wearable computing product," and a new tablet. Sadly, no launch date was given for either device.
Home Theater

Chromecast may soon get Slingbox, and that means DVR

According to a Slingbox employee, the lauded TV Everywhere service is working on a Chromecast app, opening a new realm of possibilities for the device. Click the link to find out more.

Move aside, Pandora: Spotify might be planning an IPO for this fall

According to a new report, Spotify will become a public company later this fall, with sources optimistic it will perform well in Wall Street.

Some Android apps are secretly mining Dogecoins while you use them

Security firm Trend Micro recently discovered several apps within the Google Play store that secretly mine Dogecoin or Litecoin while your device is charging and connected to the Internet.

In the future, simply holding your phone may charge it up

In the future, we all become batteries. A study conducted by Peking University found that the human body can be used as an electrode to charge a phone.
Social Media

Teenager’s obsession with the perfect selfie nearly drives him to suicide

A British teen was reportedly so obsessed with taking the perfect selfie, that it nearly drove him to suicide. The obsession stems from a condition called body dysmorphic disorder, which he suffers from.

Songza, Weather Channel team up to tailor your tunes to the weather

The two companies announced today in a press release that their collaboration has led to a new algorithmically based facet within the Songza "context"-determining system. Songza already uses basic data such as current day, time, device…

Microsoft goes freemium with Office for iPad, requires subscription to create and edit docs

Microsoft has officially announced Office for iPad. The free apps let you view and read your documents, but you will need an Office 365 subscription to create or edit new ones.