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Alleged Nexus 5 Screenshot and Log File Surfaces, Gives Us A...

Loved the Nexus 4, but wished that the device had a better camera? If you had your hopes set for a 13MP OIS camera in the Nexus 5 (like in the LG G2 it is based on), you might want to sit down - luckily, you probably already are.

iOS 7 is Apparently Making Some Folks Motion Sick

Apparently some of the visual affects changes in iOS 7 are causing motion sickness for some users. Keep reading for more details!

Beats Audio Will Buy Back HTC’s 25% Share for $265 Million

It’s been a long time coming, but HTC and Beats Electronics are officially separating. It seems that Beats has already taken on a new partner in the form of Carlyle Group, which is said to be investing $500 million into Beat’s expansion efforts.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition Coming to the United States...

If you are looking to pick up the latest Samsung 10-incher, you’ll be happy to know that Sammy has now announced that the Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition will go up for pre-order from select retailers starting tomorrow, with plans to ship by October 10th.

Kindle Fire HDX and Refreshed HD Model Announced

As expected, new Kindle Fire tablets are incoming! Today Amazon took the veil of its new Fire HDX line, which comes in both an 8.9-inch and 7-inch variant. There’s also a newly refreshed 7-inch Kindle Fire HD.

Fake Ad Claims iOS 7 Makes Your iPhone Waterproof – Clearly...

A new iOS 7 ad is making the rounds on the web, claiming that the upgrade magically makes your handset waterproof. Yes, this is 100% a fake ad!

New York Introducing “Text Stops” in Effort to Reduce Texting-Related Car...

. New York will start introducing signs for so-called “Texting Zones” immediately, adding a total of 298 signs along major highways across the entire state.

Ready to Leave the Milky Way? All You Need to Do...

According to a new theory, in order to leave the Milky Way galaxy, you would first need to achieve a traveling speed of 1.2 million miles per hour!

Blackberry Messenger for Android and iOS: Delayed

Blackberry has now confirmed that BBM for Android and iOS is being delayed. The reason for the delay is apparently that, over the weekend, 1 million people downloaded a leaked version of BBM.

Microsoft Surface 2 and Pro 2 Now Official

As expected, the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 became official today - offering major performance boasts compared to the first-gen models.

iPhone 5S in Much Higher Demand than the iPhone 5C

The iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C both became available just last Friday. So far, the iPhone 5S is seeing a dramatically larger level of consumer interest than the multi-colored, plastic iPhone 5C.

How Much Longer Can Earth Last? Quite a While, Actually

Ever wonder how long this blue ball of mass that we call Earth will actually last? A new study by Researcher Andrew Rushby calculates that Earth should still be more than capable of hosting life for at least 1.75 billion more years.

HP Unveils 4 New Android Tablets

Today the HP makes it clear that Android will be a big part of their game plan from now on, with the release of four new tablets running Android.

Han Solo Spotted on Mercury!

Here's a crazy image for you: what you see is a picture of Mercury's surface, and a human-like shape that looks a lot like the frozen Han Solo in 'Return of the Jedi'.

Blackberry Z30 is Now Official!

It's been rumored for a while that Blackberry was working on a 5-inch handset, but now it's official! The company has unveiled the Blackberry Z30.

Get Your Hands on the Sony Xperia Z for Just $519,...

With Sony recently announcing the new Xperia Z1, right now could be the perfect time to buy the Sony Xperia Z at a discounted price!

Jolla’s SailFish OS Will Support Android Apps – And Even Hardware

On the downside, Sailfish might be a unique, gesture-powered OS, but it also has a major limitations: lack of apps. The good news is that Jolla is working to address this issue by allowing Android apps to work seamlessly with the Sailfish OS.

Sony Xperia M Arrives in the United States, Just $249.99 Outright

What if you want to pay less than $300 for an Android phone, but for whatever reason aren’t interested in the Nexus 4? While, the Sony Xperia M could be exactly what you are looking for.

NASA Planning to Grow Lettuce in Space, Starting This Year

Later this year, NASA astronauts aboard the ISS have a new duty: attending to a mini-garden of romaine lettuce. That’s one small step for lettuce, one giant leap for vegetation kind!

iPhone 5S Official, Will Be World’s First 64-bit Smartphone!

The iPhone 5S has arrived! While the outer appearance might look quite similar to the iPhone 5, the 5S is a game-changer in one major way: its A7 64-bit processor.

Norton 360 2013 3 PC Edition for Free (with mail-in rebate),...

For a limited time, Newegg is offering Norton 360 2013 3 PC Edition for free with a $55 mail-in rebate. The offer includes a free 8GB flash drive!

Microsoft Surface 2 and Surface 2 Pro Coming On September 23rd?

The Surface 2 may be just around the corner, with rumors pointing to an announcement of the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 on September 23rd.

Is Our Universe Really, Really Big or Truly Infinite?

Space is a massive place, in fact it is potentially infinite. But is it really truly infinite, or just extremely big? A new video takes a closer look at our universe, and asks the question whether it is infinite or not.

uNo uNu DX 2300mAh Protective Battery Case, Just $49.99

A protective iPhone 5 case that also expands your battery life by 2,300 mAh? That’s exactly what you get with the uNo uNu DX 2300mAh Protective Battery Case.

Daily Deal: Anker Astro E4 13000mAh External Battery Pack For $38.99,...

Looking for a great deal on a battery charger? Check out the Anker Astro E4, which is currently on sale for just $38.99.

Retro Duo Portable Allows You to Play Your Retro NES/SNES Games...

The Retro Duo Portable is an epic solution if you are looking for as authentic of a retro gaming experience as possible for when you're on the go.

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 vs Note 3 – How Do They...

The Galaxy Note 3 is official! So how big of an upgrade is it versus the Note 2? Let's take a look at the device specs, side by side to get a better idea.

Toshiba Introduces Two New Budget Windows 8.1 Tablets at IFA, Starting...

Toshiba is taking the opportunity show off two next-gen Windows tablets at IFA 2013 in Berlin.

Nexus 5 Spotted? It Sure Looks Like It

It looks like the Nexus 5 has now been spotted! Little is known about the device, but this sure doesn't look like any current or past Nexus product.

Rumor: Motorola DVX On Its Way, Could Cost as Little as...

The low-cost alternative to the Moto X has long been known as the Motorola DVX, and it appears that the handset could soon be on its way with an outright price as low as $199.

Nexus 4 8GB Version Out of Stock – For Good

Just last week, Google cut the price of its 8GB Nexus 4 down to an astounding $199. As you can imagine, it didn't take long for folks to storm to this one in droves, as it has now sold out!

Microsoft Announces $7 Billion Deal to Acquire Nokia

It’s the end of an era, my friends! Microsoft has now announced a $7 billion deal to acquire Nokia.

Sony Xperia Z1 Press Images Make Their Way to the Net

Eagerly awaiting the Sony Xperia Z1 - aka the Honami? We don't blame you! This is a darn sexy handset, as seen by these newly leaked, official looking press images.

Nintendo 2DS Hands-On: A Better Look at the Device

Last week we somewhat were confused when we first reported on the Nintendo 2DS. The idea of a 3DS with no clamshell hinge and no 3D sounded pretty awful - and it didn't exactly look to great either. Now a new hands-on from Polygon should give us a better idea of what to expect from the 2DS.

Acer Announces Several New Products Ahead of IFA 2013

IFA 2013 is still a few days away, but Acer is apparently not willing to wait any longer to reveal some of its newest products. Over the weekend Acer unveiled it has a new smartphone, tablet and plenty of all-in-one computers on the way.

Special Amazon AppStore Promotion: Over $40 in Free Apps, Today Only!

Today is the one year anniversary of Europe's version of the Amazon AppStore, and to celebrate the ocassion, Amazon is offering up roughly $40 worth of apps and gams for absolutely free, today only. The offer applies to users in Canada, the US, UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy and Japan.

Casemaker ‘Poetic’ Starts Pre-Ordering for its iPhone 5C Case, Ahead of...

The iPhone 5C has yet to be confirmed or officially unveiled, but that's not stopping casemaker Poetic from putting up a bumper case pre-order page for the upcoming iDevice.

Rumor: Galaxy Gear to Feature Dual-Core Processor and Either 6 or...

New rumored details have surfaced regarding the Samsung Galaxy Gear. Supposedly the smartwatch will have a dual-core processor and 6 or 8GB of storage onboard.

Pressy Adds a Convenient Multi-Function Button to Any Android Device

While most folks are looking for smartphone with less buttons on them, what if you want one more multi-function button on your device? That's where Pressy comes in.

Blue Version of the HTC One Not Coming to Verizon? New...

A new rumor from Phone Arena suggests that the blue variant wouldn't be coming to Big Red after all. Instead the blue One is destined for Sprint, the same carrier that already has an exclusive red model.

iRobot Braava Mops Your Floor All By Itself

Looking to leave traditional mopping behind you for good? If so, the iRobot Braava could be exactly what you've been dreaming of all these years.

Moto X Arrives to Verizon, $199 with Contract or $599 Outright

Looking to get your hands on the Moto X? If your carrier is Verizon, you’ll be happy to know that the handset is now available for just $199 with two-year contract.

Nokia’s 6-inch Lumia 1520 Appears in Newly Leaked Image

I’ll take a Nokia Lumia, super size that please! There have been plenty of 6-inch Lumia rumors going around for a while now, but thanks to Windows Phone Central, we might have the first real look at this monster of a handset.

Nintendo Announces the 2DS, an Odd Shaped Cheaper Alternative to the...

Nintendo is gearing up for the holiday season and wants to create an ultra cheap handheld to attract parents looking for a bargain. The solution? This goofy looking thing you see in the image above.

LG Nexus 4 Pricing Slashed Down, Now Just $199!

At $300 (no contract), the LG Nexus 4 was an excellent value. Now with a price drop to $199, the Nexus 4 is an absolute steal!

LG and Samsung Adding Kill Switch Technology to Future Devices?

It looks like LG and Samsung devices may soon be coming with a "kill switch" function in the event of your device being lost or stolen - at least in South Korea.

Kyocera Hydro Elite Arriving to Verizon, Available August 29th

Earlier today Verizon announced the Kyocera Hydro Elite will be heading to its network on August 29th for $99.99 with contract, after $50.

Linda the Robot, Not Just a Giant Chess Piece: Could Help...

Here at MM we are always covering the latest about security robots, noodle making robots and anything in between. Now comes Linda, a robot that could take security and elderly care to a new level.Wait... Security and elderly care? Certainly an interesting combo.

Looking for a 5.3-inch Phone for Under $250? Check out the...

Looking for a 5+ inch device without paying a fortune? Enter the Maxwest Orbit 5200, a 5.3-inch smartphone with dual-sim capability.

Nokia Tablet Poses For the Camera

We've been hearing about Nokia tablets for a while now, and just recently even reported on some alleged specs for such a device. While now we finally might have an actual look at the device.