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The plan for making 5G mobile connections a reality by 2020 is coming together

The International Telecommunications Union has laid out its plan for establishing the rules and regulations regarding 5G mobile data connections. The new system will be known as IMT-2020 , and the name is a reference to the earliest it will…
Social Media

Snapchat boss wants his messaging app to make money without being ‘creepy’

Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel said Monday that video ads on the app are more about context than targeting, a fact he hopes makes the service less "creepy" in the minds of its 100 million active users.
Mobile

Texting while walking strikes again, girl gets leg stuck in storm drain

Definitely an embarrassing way to spend an hour of your time, a young Chinese girl slipped into a storm grate while her undivided attention was solely focused on texting her friends instead of walking.
Wearables

Due to production issues, the “world’s thinnest watch” won’t ship to Kickstarter backers

Engineers of the CST-01, the self-proclaimed "world's thinnest watch," announced that it would not be able to ship the watch to Kickstarter backers. Due to production issues and an increase in costs, it was not possible for engineers to…
Music

What the prez?: 15 most revealing quotes from President Obama’s chat with Marc Maron

President Barack Obama appeared on WTF with Marc Maron for an hour conversation on his love of self-deprecating humor, gun laws, parenting, and more.
Photography

Smartphone flash too harsh? The iBlazr 2 lets you adjust color temperature

The makers of the iBlazr smartphone flash accessory have created a new and improved version, the iBlazr 2. It uses Bluetooth for wireless operation, and the color temperature can be adjusted for more pleasing illumination.
Mobile

Double the storage for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge without doubling the price

With a lack of memory expansion being a polarizing feature of both the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, T-Mobile will soon run a promotion that gives would-be buyers a free memory boost. However, that promotion will end in a matter of…
Mobile

‘Respectable’ isn’t good enough for Samsung, as Galaxy S6 sales estimates hit 45 million

After a setback with the Galaxy S5 in 2014, Samsung was expecting big things in 2015 from the Galaxy S6. The good news is sales are better, but the bad news is the Galaxy S4 will likely remain Samsung's best-selling smartphone of all time.
Mobile

Privacy advocates ask the FTC to curb Uber’s background location data collection

Uber's new privacy policy, which goes into effect July 17, already has a strong opponent. Privacy activist group Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) filed a 23-page legal complaint, which asked the FTC for help in curbing Uber's…
Mobile

Top 5 Best Android Games You Need to Play This Week

Are you looking for new arcade games, match-three puzzle games, or action games to play on your Android device? Here's our list of the top 5 best Android games you need to play this week.
Mobile

This is the photo you’re looking for: PicJoy organizes your camera roll with autotags

Do you take a ton of photos on your iPhone, but you can never find your favorite photos? PicJoy is a new app that instantly organizes all of your photos and will help you find them.
Wearables

Pimp out your Android Wear watch with these 17 new watch faces from famous brands

Android Wear has gained 17 new watch faces from fashion designers, artists, and brands like Hello Kitty. It's part of a push by Google to differentiate the wearable platform from the competition.