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Wearables

Misfit connects all your devices with its new Web dashboard and adds IFTTT compatibility

Misfit added a new Web-based dashboard to help users visualize their fitness data more easily. IFTTT integration and smart home controls were also added to the Misfit Flash wearable.
Computing

Like Google and Yahoo, Bing will soon encrypt all search traffic by default

While Google is still the biggest player in the search market, Microsoft's Bing is on the rise, and is continuing to catch up in terms of features. Now it's beefing up security as well, as all search traffic will soon be encrypted by…
Mobile

Google Maps now alerts you if your destination is about to close

Arriving at a cafe, store or some such place only to find it closed is always annoying. In a bid to help, Google Maps has introduced a new feature that alerts you if the place you're navigating to will be closed when you get there.
Cars

Vinli transforms any old clunker into a high-tech connected car

People love their old cars, but not being cut off from the internet while they're driving. Vinli solves that, it's like mobile WiFi, theft detection and more.
Product Review

Xiaomi Mi Band Review

At $15, the Xiaomi Mi is the fitness band bargain you need to buy.
Wearables

This wristband allows you to “rewind” real life and save audio clips after they happen

Unlike all the FitBits and FuelBands of the world, this wearable doesn't track your steps, count your calories, or even read your heartbeat. Instead, Kapture records audio -- and that's it.
Photography

Panasonic’s Lumix CM1 smartphone-4K camera hybrid launches in U.S. for $1K

Panasonic surprised us at Photokina 2014 with the CM1 "connected camera," an interesting hybrid between smartphone and 4K-capable compact camera with a 1-inch sensor and Leica lens. The device is now available in the U.S. for $1,000.
Mobile

Facebook Moments auto-tags your friends, so it’s easier to share pictures

Facebook is launching a new standalone app, Moments, that makes it easier to exchange photos with friends. Moments is launching in the U.S. on iOS and Android. You can download Moments from the App Store or Google Play.
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

10 tricky Moto E problems and how to fix them

Is your smartphone misbehaving? Refusing to do as it’s told? You’re not the only one struggling with Moto E problems, but we may just have an answer for you. Step inside to find a few workarounds and potential solutions.
Mobile

Show me your ears: Amazon’s next phone may verify your identity by your ear shape

Your ears are more distinct that you realize. A recent patent filing explains how Amazon will use both of your ears as a means to unlock and personalize your smartphone. Of course, it's unknown if this tech will ever make it to an Amazon…
Social Media

Belgian privacy watchdog sicks its lawyers on Facebook for privacy violations

Belgium's Commission for the Protection of Privacy is taking Facebook to court over growing privacy concerns. This marks a more litigious approach to an already mounting opposition to U.S firms data collecting practices in Europe.