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Samsung announces early app partners for Gear S2

Samsung has released an early preview of apps available on the Gear S2, its newest wearable. They include Line, Nike+ Running, and Volkswagen apps that have been specifically designed for the smartwatch.
Mobile

Google’s Waze dubs the United States one of the top countries in the world to drive in

According to Google's Waze traffic navigation app, the United States offers a relatively good driving experience when compared to other nations. However, that shouldn't be cause to forget about the country's infrastructure woes.
Social Media

Facebook continues push for video content with new feed dedicated to video

Facebook believes your news feed will be filled with videos in the near future and is already testing a news feed dedicated to those videos shared by your friends and the pages that you follow.
Apple

The Department of Justice says Apple no longer needs an antitrust monitor

The Department of Justice said it was satisfied that Apple had "implemented meaningful antitrust policies, procedures, and training programs," and so would withdraw its court-appointed monitor from the company's campus.
Social Media

A Turkish newspaper editor’s ‘insulting’ tweets land him in jail

On Friday, Bülent Keneş, the editor-in-chief of Turkish newspaper Today's Zaman, was removed from his office and arrested for "insulting" President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Sadly, this is far from the first instance of media censorship.
Mobile

Man who shot police officer was tracked using the ‘Find My iPhone’ app

The Find My iPhone app is perfect when you have misplaced your phone, but it can also be used to track armed robbers. That's exactly what happened in the Gold Coast of Australia after two men stole $40,000 from a local tavern.
Mobile

Google-commissioned security report paints a bleak picture of Android

In a new security report co-funded by Google, 87 percent of Android devices are potentially vulnerable to one of the 12 known critical vulnerabilities. The report paints a rather bleak picture of Google's security and vendor's update speed…
Mobile

Don’t worry, Galaxy Note 5 users: Mophie has a Juice Pack for your massive phablet

Looking for a little extra juice for your Note 5? Mophie has you covered with its new Juice Pack case for the Note 5. It extends the phablet's battery life by up to 60 percent in a given day, but it'll cost you $100.
Android Army

Secure the stickers: Line messaging app adds end-to-end encryption to boost privacy

Using the Line messaging app has just got a whole lot more private. Messages sent between two users are now secured with end-to-end encryption across multiple platforms, an industry first according to the company.
Mobile

Afraid of cell phone radiation? We tried an app that tracks it

Are you concerned about cell phone radiation? Cellraid’s new apps can offer you an insight into how much radiation your phone is emitting, and even cut the connection if safe SAR levels are exceeded.