Social Media

Meerkat embraces Facebook, distances itself from Twitter

An update to Meerkay announced over the weekend introduces Facebook support, allowing users to log in with their Facebook account and post notices of upcoming streams as well as currently airing streams directly to Facebook.

HTC One Mini and One Mini 2 won’t get update to Android Lollipop

Responding to questions over Twitter, HTC has said that neither the HTC One Mini or the HTC One Mini 2, which is barely a year old, will be getting software updates to the latest version of Android.
Android Army

These are the 5 apps you need to download this week

It's more difficult than ever to seek out the best new apps released each week, even if you have the will to trawl through the app store on a regular basis. To make life easier, we've gathered our favorite app picks together in a handy…
Social Media

Facebook Messenger tips hat to Snapchat, tests vanishing messages feature

Facebook's Snapchat-like feature for its Messenger chat service, which lets users set messages to disappear after a period of time, has been spotted outside of France, on the iOS version of the app -- meaning an expanded roll-out could be…

DT Giveaway: Dive face-first into virtual reality with this LG G3 and VR headset

We're giving away the LG G3 and its companion VR headset in this great raffle. The G3 was one of the best smartphones of 2014, and its specs still hold up against the competition today.
Cool Tech

These sunglasses train your brain by dimming when you daydream

Narbis is a wearable that can train your brain to focus more quickly and learn on demand. We tried out the prototype to see what it's like to train your brain with a wearable.

Non-wedding-centric apps and sites that can help plan your wedding

No one ever said planning a wedding would be easy. Believe it or not, though, most of what you need likely already lines the app collection on your smartphone. Check out some our favorites, whether you need to send out invitations or find…

Android Wear vs. Apple Watch: Which one will “wow” your wrist?

The Apple Watch has finally launched. However, how does Apple's first foray into the realm of wearable tech stack up against Google's smartwatch platform, Android Wear? Check out comparison of the two for a closer look at their features…

Asking questions about smartphone use for logins may stop Netflix password sharing

Who was the first person to text you this morning? What song did you listen to during dinner last night? These types of questions about your recent smartphone activity could improve the security of login processes.

Franz Ferdinand joins Sparks, Dog Party is back, and more in our 5 songs to stream

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: FFS, Blur, Raekwon, and more.

Check out Grizzly Man, The Puffy Chair, and more new flicks on Amazon Prime and Netflix

How are you going to get through this week? By pulling up your favorite streaming service and queueing the finest films and TV shows available now. Up this week: No No, Grizzly Man, Beyond Clueless and more.