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Samsung Galaxy S5 Said To Have Fingerprint Reader Built Into Home Button

In a seemingly never-ending game of cat and mouse, Samsung is reportedly taking a page from Apple and HTC by including a fingerprint reader in the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5. Rumors suggest the sensor will be integrated right into the physical ‘Home’ button on Samsung’s upcoming flagship (cue copycat jokes now). The latest report on [...]


This App Helps You Find The Perfect Apartment And Pays Your Rent

Lovely.  If you are in the market for a new apartment, this app just might be the tool you are looking for.  Set the parameters on what you are looking for, and create an alert.  You will be notified if a property fitting your description becomes available.  No more constant checking and refreshing only to [...]


How Does Skype Work?

Skype has been around for a while, and if you haven’t tried it yet, you may want to consider it. It’s a pretty cool service, and for the most part, it’s free. Basically, Skype allows you to call friends and family from a phone, tablet, or computer for no cost. You can call just to [...]


There’s A Bill In Congress Requiring A “Kill Switch” On All Smartphones

Last week, four Senators introduced a federal bill that would require smartphones sold in the U.S. to feature a “kill switch” function in the event that the device is lost or stolen. The Smartphone Theft Prevention Act comes right on the heels of a similar state bill introduced in California, requiring the same kill switch [...]


Facebook Is Buying WhatsApp For Staggering $16 Billion

Facebook will soon complete its 45th acquisition since its inception 10 years ago. WhatsApp, a popular cross-platform smartphone messaging platform, is joining the Facebook family of companies. Facebook is paying a whopping $16 billion for the five year old company based in Mountain View, CA. The acquisition is, by far, the largest for the social [...]


Shots Fired! Well Played Samsung

We love the back and forth rivalry between Samsung and Apple. Both Android and iOS (as well as their respective devices) have matured to the point that there’s little difference between them for the average consumer. It all comes down to a matter of personal preference these days. The latest ad for Samsung’s Galaxy Tab [...]


Beginning Today These Samsung Devices Are Getting Android 4.4 KitKat

Those of you with Samsung Galaxy smartphones or tablets have something to look forward to. In a press release earlier today, Samsung confirmed their lineup of existing devices that will be getting updated to Android 4.4 KitKat. These updates will begin rolling out today, although actual availability will vary based on the specific device and [...]


How Does Chromecast Work?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about Chromecast. The commercials make it seem like magic. And let’s be honest, the best technologies always seem that way. Simply put, Chromecast allows you to play online content on your TV. It works with a variety of apps that you probably already have downloaded on [...]


Taco Bell’s New App Will Let You Order From Your Smartphone

More than a few restaurants have mobile apps that enable you to place your pick up or delivery order on your smartphone. Chipotle and Pizza Hut are two examples that I have on my own phone and use somewhat regularly. A recent study by NRN found that 74% of respondents between age 18 and 34 [...]


Leaked Photo: Is this the Samsung Galaxy S5?

What you’re looking at in the photo above very well could be the next big thing from Samsung: the Galaxy S5. In the image, the current Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S3 are plainly identifiable. While it’s hard to put into words exactly what’s different, I for one love the design, even more so than the [...]

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