Scan your eyes, and buy some fries: Fujitsu shows off mobile payments with an iris scanner

Fujitsu, in partnership with Japanese carrier DoMoCo, unveiled a smartphone that lets you make payments by scanning your iris. But that's just the beginning -- biometrics is a burgeoning industry.

Cannes film festival director bans ‘ridiculous and grotesque’ red carpet selfies

"You never look as ugly as you do in a selfie," said Cannes Film Festival director Thierry Fremaux about the unofficial ban. Selfies will be discouraged by security during the festival, especially on the red carpet.
Social Media

Facebook rolls out Instant Articles, a bid to make its app a one-stop shop for news

Facebook has introduced Instant Articles, a feature that provides faster access to news stories from popular media organizations. The user benefit is obvious, but it poses a potential risk for publishers.

Busted! Smugglers caught in Argentina with $1 million in Apple products and other devcies

Around 260 iPhones, 10 iPads, and 60 Macbooks were found amidst a 500 unit treasure trove of smuggled Apple products this week. The smugglers were detained the main international Argentine airpot in Buenos Aires
Social Media

Soon you’ll be able to order a pizza by tweeting emoji at Domino’s

Domino's has always embraced technology, and the company's latest feat of pizza-related techno-wizardry allows customers to have a pizza delivered using nothing but Twitter and a few choice emoji.

Message your friends like a spy with BitTorrent Bleep’s new ‘whisper’ messages

With the release of an iOS app, BitTorrent Bleep is publicly available across all platforms. The company also announced a cool new feature it calls “whispers” yesterday, which are messages that disappear within 25 seconds of being seen.

Watch U.S. Netflix anywhere with TunnelBear, now available as a Chrome extension

Who knew VPNs and online privacy could be so simple and cute? That's what the TunnelBear app does. It takes a complex, and often dull, feature and makes it accessible, simple, and best of all, fun.

Yes, you can now get a protective case for your Apple Watch

The Apple Watch can be pretty expensive, and being exposed to the world on your wrist like it is, could mean disaster is right around the corner. Don't worry, case manufacturer Speck has come up with the CandyShell Fit -- a case for your…
Cool Tech

Mr. Everything can play music, charge your gadgets, and even jump your car

Inside the confines of its sleek, modern exterior, Mr. Everything boasts a set of Bluetooth speakers, a wireless charging pad, a set of LED lights, a storage compartment, and more ports than you can shake a stick at.
Product Review

Neo Smartpen N2 Review

Send every ballpoint stroke and scribble to your smartphone with the Neo N2
Android Army

Phantom Glass hands-on: The last screen protector you’ll ever need?

Smartphone displays can shatter in split seconds, but a startup making glass screen protectors thinks it can help you avoid that.