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Spotlight: Tint is a no-frills Android app that lets you create elegant wallpapers

Developer: SV DevDownload: AndroidCategory: PersonalizationPrice: Free Everyone’s got a wallpaper on their device. Admittedly, some are better than others; there’s even a tiny fraction that deeply cares what they set as a background on their devices. The perfect wallpaper has to match with your icons, be neither too bright nor ...

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Apple under fire in China over complaints of bricked iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s units

China’s Consumers Association (CCA) has publicly requested Apple to investigate reports of bricked iPhone units coming from local consumers. The CCA says that “a considerable number” of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s users have complained that their phones have completely shut down. According to the China Consumers Association, users report ...

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Galaxy A7 (2017) tipped to be water-resistant, sport a 5.7" display

Last year, Samsung unveiled its A-series crop for this year in December, and, judging from the increase of leaks about the eventual Galaxy A7 (2017), it might out the new models next month, which would be about a year after the A7 2016 model. A tipster has relayed detailed info ...

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New Pixel ad showcases nighttime video capabilities

A week before the official launch of the Google Pixel and Pixel XL, Big G launched an ad campaign carrying the label #Pixel. The campaign features 30-second video ads, following the same pattern. The main point of the campaign is to establish the Google brand on the smartphone market, as ...

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Uhans U300 – third model from the unusual “U” line

Uhans phone portfolio is divided into several lineups with different features and aspirations. The latest addition to the “U” line is a successor to U100 and U200 models, but the new Uhans U300 plans to be the most improved and advanced one. The “U” in the lineup’s name stands for ...

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Deal: Residents in the UK can now score Amazon Prime for just £59 (about $73)

I’ve been a subscriber to Amazon Prime for years at this point, and it is easily one of my favorite subscription services that currently exists. Between free 2-day shipping, Prime Instant Video, Amazon Music, Amazon Drive, and so much more, the service is more than worth it’s asking price of ...

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Google's RAISR uses machine learning to create high-quality upscaled versions of low-res images

Google has just unveiled a new machine-based image upscaling technology. The technique is called RAISR and stands for Rapid and Accurate Image Super-Resolution. In a nutshell, RAISR can create high-quality upscaled versions of low-resolution images. In the blog post than unveiled RAISR, Google Research Scientsit Peyman Milanfar says that RAISR ...

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Visabot: The chat bot that helps immigrants get a US visa

“We help immigrants make America great again” is the slogan of the brand new Messenger chat bot, called Visabot. It is built with the sole purpose to guide immigrants, who want to get a US visa, on the right path. The chat bot is currently in beta and can either ...

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Apple patents earbuds with biometric sensors (FitPods?)

Apple has previously been granted a patent for “Sports monitoring system for headphones, earbuds and/or headsets” and now the company is looking to build on top of it. The base idea of the patented invention is to track users’ heart rate, body temperature and other useful biometric data through earbuds ...

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