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Mobile

Something to look forward to: LG’s got a sequel to the V10 coming soon

LG has another flagship smartphone on the way in 2016, if a hint in its latest earnings report is anything to go by, and it's likely to be a sequel to the excellent LG V10. Here's what you need to know.
Mobile

Run your own backyard convention with the Parrot 2 smartphone teleprompter

Updated for today's larger smartphones, Parrot 2 looks to improve upon what was already the most portable and easiest-to-use teleprompter available. Now on Kickstarter, the new version offers improved ease of use and better build quality.
Mobile

Radient patents technology to wirelessly charge devices using repurposed RF waves

Radiofrequency waves are all around us. What if we could charge our cell phones with them? Radient Micro-Tech has just patented the concept of wirelessly charging devices by recycling wasted RF waves.
Smart Home

Better late than never? Amazon’s voice-controlled Dash Wand zaps into London

Amazon's almost forgotten Dash wand, which is used to verbally order groceries through AmazonFresh, has launched in London, a lengthy two years after making its debut in the U.S..
Mobile

One phone maker is really making the best out of a tough start to 2016

The smartphone market isn't experiencing much growth at the moment, but that doesn't mean the market is stagnating. One company, in the face of tough times, is making the most of it.
Opinion

Throw open your doors, Apple! Secrecy isn’t impressing us anymore

Apple, we love you, but you’re bringing us down. Flagging quarterly results from the notoriously secretive company may mean it’s time to drop the veil and give us a taste of something new.
Social Media

Starting today, all Tumblr users can start making cash out of their site

If your Tumblr site has a decent number of followers, you can now get a cash return for your efforts. Starting today, the Yahoo-owned company will start showing ads on its 300-million-plus blogs, and it wants to share some of the generated…
Social Media

Facebook crushes earnings again and hits a billion daily active users on mobile

User numbers up, revenue up, profit up. Facebook reported yet another set of healthy performance figures on Wednesday, with the data showing that more than a billion mobile users now hit the site on a daily basis.
Social Media

Police flag and arrest Grindr user who turned out to be a drug dealer

The New York Police Department was able to track down and arrest 55-year-old Harold Gondrez Jr., with the police's use of Grindr instrumental in divulging Gondrez's drug dealer lifestyle.
Apple

Apple celebrates a milestone: One billion iPhones sold worldwide since launch

When it first launched, not even Steve Jobs probably could have fathomed selling as many iPhones as Apple has. Now, as the iconic smartphone is poised to enter its second decade, we all wonder where the iPhone goes from here.
Mobile

Find a place to park (and charge your Tesla) with Parkopedia and Apple Maps

Finding a parking space has always been a pain. But now, thanks to a new partnership between Parkopedia and Apple Maps, you'll be able to discover "key information about parking garages and lots around the world."
Mobile

LG to invest $1.75 billion in its OLED display business to keep up with rivals

LG has announced a $1.75 billion investment in its OLED display business. It'll seek to ramp up production of displays for mobile devices to help stave off industry rivals like Samsung.