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Like Uber for helicopters, Gotham Air lets you summon a chopper with your phone

Beat the traffic in style in luxury with Gotham Air, a ride-sharing app for chartered helicopter trips to the airport from downtown Manhattan.
Music

How to make the perfect virtual mixtape for any occasion

Tapely, a free online music platform, allows you to make and share your own virtual mixtapes. Digital Trends will tell you how to use it to make the perfect mixtape for any occasion.
Computing

Looking for a little bit of help from Google Helpouts? You’ll have until April 20

Google Helpouts, Google's way of connecting those who need help with those who can provide it, will be shut down on April 20. Your Helpouts history can be downloaded after that date, though you have until November 1 to do so.
Mobile

Miami cops sought revenge against Waze, so they entered false data

As a way to exact some modicum of revenge due to Waze's "police stalker" feature, hundreds of Miami cops downloaded the app onto their smartphones for the sole purpose of submitting false information.
Mobile

Charging iPhone electrocutes woman to death in the bath

A Russian woman was electrocuted after she dropped her charging iPhone into her bath. Authorities would not say whether the charger was a licensed Apple product, but are investigating why the charger didn't cut out.
Photography

Scoopshot photo marketplace adds contests to encourage uploads

Scoopshot, a photo app for users to sell their photos to brands and publishers, has just released version 5.0. Included in this version is the debut of daily contests against fellow users for more exposure to brands.
Mobile

I tried out these 8 Tinder alternatives, and didn’t get a single message

Tired of swiping? Try out these great dating apps that put a new spin on the time-honored practice of the one night stand. I did, though I ended up spending my night alone.
Wearables

Coolest toy of the year: Google and Mattel give the old View-Master an exciting VR twist

Google Cardboard just got a huge upgrade. The new View-Master VR from Mattel and Google allows kids to see 360-degree views of cool places to help them learn and discover the world. The ViewMaster is pretty cheap, too.
Mobile

Watch: Fiery Italian grandma tries and fails to use Siri

Oh Siri, accents are hard aren't they? Watch this funny video in which a fiery Italian grandmother tries to find out the time in the homeland, but is frustrated by Siri's inability to understand.
Mobile

Xiaomi to open online store in U.S., but no phones for now

Xiaomi said on Thursday it's planning to launch an online store in the U.S. in the next few months. But – and it's a big but – you won't find any of the company's phones or tablets on the site, as only its lesser-known products will be…
Mobile

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.