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iMessage and FaceTime security boosted with extra layer of protection

Apple has boosted security for iMessage and FaceTime by adding another layer of protection using an app-specific password. The system will start working for those who've already enabled two-step authentication with their Apple ID accounts.
Mobile

Obama as you’ve never seen him before: Selfie stick in hand, and shooting imaginary hoops

Yes, this is President Obama using a selfie stick. It's part of a hilarious new video which sees Obama have fun in front of the camera, all in the name of promoting the latest healthcare drive.
Mobile

Phorm is a morphing touchscreen with tactile finger guides for typing

nstead of forcing you to attach a new keyboard altogether, the Phorm case creates an array of raised bumps on your screen -- providing just enough tactile feedback for you to type without looking.
Wearables

Unsightly rash? Stop wearing your Fitbit, the company says

Fitbit users are getting rashes yet again from the company's latest fitness bands. Fitbit advises taking a break from wearing the device and cleaning it properly, especially after sweaty workouts.
Mobile

Facebook lets you decide who will get your account after your death

Facebook now lets you decide who will manage your account after your death. Once your account has been memorialized, the legacy contact will be able to post info on memorial services and more.
Mobile

Do you need antivirus on Android? We asked an expert

We interview experts from Avast, Lookout, and AV-Test to determine if you really need to download antivirus and security apps for Android and how much danger your phone is in.
Mobile

Amazon’s giving away $140 worth of apps today only, so get downloading

Already having kicked off its Valentine's Day sales, Amazon is at it again by offering $140 worth of apps for free. Since these apps are part of the retailer's "Free App of the Day" promotion, they'll only be free for a short amount of…
Computing

Dell’s new Chromebook, Latitude laptop and Venue tablets are made to last

Dell has a new portfolio of education-centric machines to showcase, the most intriguing is a new, rugged Chromebook 11 and its Windows counterpart. This systems are joined by two new Venue tables, one running Android, the other Windows 8.1…
Home Theater

Score a free Roku or Fire TV streaming stick with 3-month Sling TV package deal

Dish's Sling TV Internet TV service continues to add new devices, landing on Amazon's Fire TV in a new bundle pack that will save you some serious green.
Computing

Get ready to welcome Intel’s slimmer, faster Core M chips in the second half of 2015

Intel is prepping a Core M processor upgrade based on the next-generation Skylake micro-architecture. Slim designs and energy efficiency remain the primary goals, and Intel hopes the new chips will let PC tablets match the thin profile of…
Mobile

Oppo looks to the future for U.S. launch, will focus on cool design and clever cameras to standout

Oppo, the exciting smartphone company behind unusual smartphones including the N3 with its rotating camera lens module, sees even more innovative camera tech as one of the driving forces behind its future phone releases.