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VIDEO: The Best Features in Google’s Nexus 7 & Galaxy Nexus w/ Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

84 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 18:33:29 by bukowsky | 3 comments

This week on The BGR Show we spent some time looking at Google's (GOOG) first ever Nexus tablet, the Nexus 7, and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, which is just starting to roll out.

Pirates Want To Go Legal But Convenience, Choice & Availability Come First | TorrentFreak

81 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 17:27:16 by tatler | 8 comments

People who obtain movies and TV shows from the Internet through unauthorized and often illegal channels would actually prefer not to do if they were given the chance. That's one of the findings of a new survey into consumer habits which reveals that although lower cost is often cited as a tool for reducing piracy, three other issues are driving people to break the law - convenience, choice and availability.

World's most famous hacker, Kevin Mitnick, on mobile security & Zimperium

78 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 16:22:41 by louiebaur | 7 comments

The results have been tallied and the Pentester's World Cup winner has been announced. Red hot and on a roll, security firm Zimperium adds the world’s most famous hacker, Kevin Mitnick, as the newest member of their advisory board. In this interview, Mitnick offers his opinion on mobile threats and mobile security.

Confirmed: Apple’s iPhone 5 to feature nano-SIMs, AT&T and other carriers already testing new cards

149 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 15:30:55 by ebfreely | 8 comments

The Financial Times reported earlier this week that carriers in Europe were starting to “stockpile” nano-SIM cards in preparation for Apple’s (AAPL) upcoming iPhone release this fall. It’s been rumored that the new iPhone will feature an even smaller SIM card than what’s used now, and we can confirm that the new iPhone will feature these tiny SIM cards called nano-SIMs...

The iPad Mini: Why Now Is the Perfect Time for a Small Apple Tablet

168 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 14:12:51 by lindahudson | 15 comments

Steve Jobs famously dissed 7-inch tablets. They're

Schumacher, Rosberg Build CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake Engine

81 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 12:21:56 by jboitnottcom | 0 comments

How Nokia Lost the Smartphone Race a Decade Ago .

59 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 11:32:25 by burn_out | 7 comments

In the late 1990s, Nokia predicted the future of mobile: it spent millions on research, and even demonstrated touch-screen devices that closely resembled todays iPhones and Androids.

10 Best (and Worst) Batman Apps for iPhone, iPad and Android

87 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 11:21:37 by snoft | 0 comments

Now You See Him, Now You Don't

97 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 10:48:40 by radicalrainbow | 5 comments

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — YouTube is offering people a way to blur faces in submitted video. The new tool is designed for human-rights activists and others who may want to protect people in a video.

Build the Perfect, Portable, Powerful Mac, Then Carry It in Your Pocket

80 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 10:19:10 by bluebillion | 2 comments

Young People Aren't Making Phone Calls Anymore... They're Texting

91 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 06:39:52 by andynorten | 14 comments

Update: The Quake-Catcher Network

80 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 05:32:34 by bestdiggu | 1 comments

LOOK: First Instagram Photo

99 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 05:23:58 by anshumob | 0 comments

There Is No Such Thing as Normal When You Live at the Bottom of the Sea

74 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 03:49:13 by thirdworldgamer | 2 comments

The Aquanauts had killed the power and strapped on their emergency air masks. Someone smelled burning. In a rich-oxygen environment like Aquarius, fires can spread with ferocity;

Five Lesser-Known Amazon Services That Can Save You Time and Money

68 votes | submitted 2012-07-19 00:48:20 by hsinray | 1 comments

The Story of Encryption

69 votes | submitted 2012-07-18 22:16:55 by jackvito | 4 comments

Over the years, many words, messages, and data have been encoded to hide what is truly being said from anyone other than the receiver.

Google Fiber to launch next week

198 votes | submitted 2012-07-18 17:51:31 by kaudilyan | 21 comments