Latest iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak targets iPhone 5s

Latest iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak targets iPhone 5s

A video has surfaced online showing a jailbreak solution for iOS 7.1.1, compatible with the 64-bit iPhone 5s. This is the third iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak we’ve seen in a matter of days, although it’s possibly the most impressive yet being that it is for Apple’s premier iOS device. Yesterday we reported on jailbreak whiz i0n1c, […]

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iPad Air: Gulf becomes the latest airline to carry iPad electronic flight bags

iPad Air: Gulf becomes the latest airline to carry iPad electronic flight bags

Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s flagship air carrier, has become the latest airline to participate in an iPad-based electronic flight bag program. The program will see Gulf Air purchase 355 iPads, to be distributed throughout the airline’s fleet. “We are proud of our existing strategic relationship with VIVA Bahrain and pleased to extend this […]

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Sunday Tips: 10 Quick iPhone Tips Part 1

Sunday Tips: 10 Quick iPhone Tips Part 1

We’re mixing Sunday Tips a little for the next two weeks, with 10 great, quick tips for your iPhone, some of which hopefully you don’t know about yet. Make sure to check back next week for the last 5 tips and visit our Youtube channel, for all great videos, 7 days a week!

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Deep inside BitTorrent Sync's cloudless file syncing

Deep inside BitTorrent Sync’s cloudless file syncing

Cloud services like OneDrive and Dropbox are dead-simple to set up and make multi-device file syncing an absolute breeze—but those services force you to stash your files on the company’s third-party servers. For some people that’s just not an option, or at least an option they’d rather do without.

But there’s another easy alternative that lets you automatically sync files between devices even…

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Google toying with desktop Gmail overhaul

Google toying with desktop Gmail overhaul

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Google is apparently testing an updated Gmail interface that looks like a new mobile UI under development, according to leaked images obtained by And as we look forward to the expected Hangouts-Google Voice integration, there’s a spot on the side of the potential new interface page for Hangouts—and it’s collapsible.

The leaked images of the Gmail…

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Environmentally friendly solar cell pushes forward the 'next big thing in photovoltaics'

Environmentally friendly solar cell pushes forward the ‘next big thing in photovoltaics’

Northwestern University researchers are the first to develop a new solar cell with good efficiency that uses tin instead of lead perovskite as the harvester of light. The low-cost, environmentally friendly solar cell can be made easily using “bench” chemistry—no fancy equipment or hazardous materials.

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Xbox Studios Close To Deal With Showtime for Halo Series

Xbox Studios Close To Deal With Showtime for Halo Series

Varietyreports Xbox Entertainment Studios has reached out to Showtime to help distribute its live-action interpretation of Halo. The two have apparently been in gridlock discussions for some time now, with details between both sides still being worked out. If a deal is reached, however, the show, which is being developed with Steven Spielberg’s Amblin TV, will reportedly air on Showtime and then…

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Have aliens already visited Earth? Nasa book suggests that ancient rock art could have been created by extraterrestrials

A new book details the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (Seti). In it the authors discuss the methods through which we might find alien life.

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'Louie' Episodes 5 and 6 Recap: Communication Cannibalism

‘Louie’ Episodes 5 and 6 Recap: Communication Cannibalism

“What kind of person do I want to eat? And like, what part of the person? I think I would eat an old black lady’s tits. Because that’s way not me.”

Although seemingly random, Louis C.K.’s standup bit on cannibalism at the end of episode 5, the second of a six-part saga entitled “Elevator,” actually anchors the entire episode, and serves as a logical transition to episode 6. It’s a metaphor for…

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