Android Launcher Aviate Now Intelligently Offers Homescreen Info Based on Your Activity

Android Launcher Aviate Now Intelligently Offers Homescreen Info Based on Your Activity

If you own an Android device and have yet to try an app launcher, you are missing out. There are dozens to pick from, and most offer an alternative, customized version of Android’s interface. However, their primary purpose is to help you get things done more quickly, by making apps more easily accessible and widgets… [Read More]

Apple Music Launches with iOS 8.4, Home Sharing Removed

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  Earlier this week, Apple pushed out the iOS 8.4 update. In so doing, it also gave the world its first look at Apple Music, the long-anticipated streaming service which the Cupertino-based firm developed with Beats. The early reviews have run both hot and cold, but it doesn’t look like Apple’s competitors should be quivering… [Read More]

Pepper, the Robot with Feeling, Sells Out in 60 Seconds

Pepper, the Robot with Feeling, Sells Out in 60 Seconds

If you’ve ever watched I, Robot, you could be forgiven for distrusting emotionally intelligent androids. But Pepper, a four-foot tall robot with just such capabilities, made by SoftBank, seems to have convinced the world that it has only good intentions at its electronic heart. Designed for purposes as diverse as customer support and nursing, Pepper… [Read More]

The SVOne iPhone Eye Exam Aims to Bring Better Vision to the World

The SVOne iPhone Eye-Exam Aims to Bringing Better Vision to the World

In a world where “Yo” passes for a revolutionary form of communication, a gadget that allows anyone with an iPhone to provide the developing world with better vision should surely get equal attention. That is exactly what a startup named Smart Vision Labs has produced with the SVOne. With $6.1 million in fresh funding, the… [Read More]