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iPhone 6 Release Date Rumors, Features: You Can Order a Gold or Platinum Phone Already

The gold iPhone 6 ( screenshot)
The gold iPhone 6 ( screenshot)

The iPhone 6 will be released in the fall, but consumers can order a 24-carat gold or platinum coated one through a luxury retailer. Brikk...

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    Android KitKat 4.4.4 Release: Verizon Rolls Out Update to Moto X and Moto G; Samsung Phones Yet to Receive Android KitKat 4.4.3 and 4.4.4

    Verizon is rolling out the Android KitKat 4.4.4 update to Moto X and Moto G, while Samsung has yet to release both Android KitKat 4.4.4... Read more

  • People stand in front of a Samsung Electronics Co's showroom in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, July 31, 2014. Samsung Electronics Co. reported a bigger-than-expected fall in second quarter profit on Thursday and said it was uncertain if earnings from its handset business would improve in the current quarter.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

    Galaxy Note 4 Release Date USA, Specs, Rumors: Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, Sprint to Carry Samsung Phablet

    Samsung will be announcing the Galaxy Note 4 soon, and has identified some major U.S. wireless carriers that will carry the phablet. According to The... Read more

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    Galaxy Alpha / Galaxy F / Galaxy S5 Prime Release Date, Specs, Rumors: Samsung to Launch Smartphone on August 4 or 13

    Galaxy Alpha could be launched soon. The latest Samsung smartphone will be launched on either August 4 or August 13, according to SamMobile. This is... Read more

  • FILE - In this April 2, 2014 file photo, Microsoft corporate vice president Joe Belfiore, of the Operating Systems Group, demonstrates the new Cortana personal assistant during the keynote address of the Build Conference in San Francisco. Belfiore on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 said in Beijing that Chinese and British users of Windows Phones will get the voice-recognizing app in an update to Windows Phone 8.1 that will begin rolling out to developers next week and to users in the coming months. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

    Windows Phone 8.1 Release Date, Update: Cortana Digital Assistant Coming Abroad

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Microsoft is spreading its Cortana digital assistant abroad, starting with China and the U.K. The company’s corporate vice president of operating... Read more

  • Pulling a sickie without Google. (J. Bond Francisco 1890s, CC BY)

    Is Google’s Project to Monitor Healthy People Just a Bit Creepy?

    You donate gigabytes of valuable data to Google every day. Your browsing history, search results, and gmail behaviour as well as the countless smartphone apps... Read more

  • It was thought the printing press would make lectures redundant, but instead universities used the technology to their advantage. (Flickr/Seattle Municipal Archives)

    Technology Improves Higher Learning, It Doesn’t Kill It

    As MOOC mania approached its peak in 2012, Anant Agarwal, the president of the Massive Open Online Course platform edX, claimed: Online education for students... Read more

  • Attendees visit the Android booth during the Google I/O developers conference at the Moscone Center on May 15, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Thousands are expected to attend the 2013 Google I/O developers conference that runs through May 17. At the close of the markets today Google shares were at all-time record high at $916 a share, up 3.3 percent. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

    Android L 4.5 / 5 ‘Lollipop’ Release Date, News, Rumors: How Would Instagram and Google Drive Look Like in Material Design?

    How would Google Drive and Instagram look like in the new Material Design theme? Google is slowing giving its various online platforms a Material Design... Read more

  • iPhone 5S top holiday gift?

    Jailbreak iOS 7.1.2 / 7.1.1 / iOS 7: How to Remove PanGu Untethered Jailbreak?

    Have PanGu’s latest jailbreak, but want to remove it? Jailbreaking is a hack that allows Apple users to install unapproved (i.e. not found on the... Read more

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    Nexus 9 / HTC Volantis / HTC Flounder: New ‘Leaked’ Image is Fake

    A “leaked” image of the Nexus 9 that has been circulating on the web is really a fake. A couple of websites have been speculating... Read more

  • Samsung Galaxy S5

    Galaxy F / S5 Prime / Alpha: Leak Reveals Samsung’s ‘High End’ Phone Has Just 720p Display

    New information about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Alpha has been leaked. The Korean tech giant was previously believed to be producing a “high-end” variant of... Read more

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    Meow Chat App: iOS and Android Messaging App Safe to Download? (+How to Block Facebook Invites)

    The Meow Chat has blown up over the last day or so, with thousands of users getting Facebook invites from friends and others. That’s prompted... Read more

  • Apple's iPhone still the smartphone of choice among Canadians.
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    iPhone 6 Rumors, Release Date, and Features: Sapphire Glass Not Being Used for the Next-Gen Apple Phone?

    The iPhone 6 apparently won’t be made from sapphire glass, as previous rumors have claimed, according to a report on Monday. There’s been rampant speculation... Read more

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    Samsung Galaxy S4 Fire Incident: Hazard Highlighted by Phone Burning Pillow in Video Report

    A Samsung Galaxy S4 reportedly caught on fire while a 13-year-old girl was sleeping. The girl in North Texas had placed the phone under her... Read more

  • The new 11-inch MacBook Air is displayed at the new Apple Store during a media preview on October 21, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. The new store opens on October 23 in Lincoln Park, a part of the city's Near North Side that has been trendy for several years. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

    12-inch MacBook Air, 2014 Retina MacBook Pro Release Date, Rumors: New Apple Retina MacBook Could See 2015 Launch; New MacBook Pros Out July 29

    A 12-inch Retina MacBook Air could be in the works. Apple is supposedly producing a new MacBook air that has the portability of the 11-inch... Read more

  • The iOS 8 beta has been released to developers and will be rolled out in the fall, rumors say. Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about iOS 8 at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, Monday, June 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    iOS 8 Release Date, News: Beta 5, Beta 6 Slated for August Launch, Gold Master Out ‘Several Weeks’ After

    The next two iOS 8 beta updates will be released in August. According to BGR, Apple is going to release the iOS 8 beta 5... Read more

  • Attendees gather at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference at the Moscone West center on June 2, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Apple CEO Tim Cook kicked off the annual WWDC which is typically a showcase for upcoming updates to Apple hardware and software. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

    iWatch Release Date, Specs, Rumors: What Does the ‘iTime’ Reveal About Apple’s Upcoming Smartwatch?

    Does Apple’s latest ‘iTime’ patent offer any insight into what the iWatch will be? The Cupertino tech giant will definitely be entering the “wearable” tech... Read more