Xavier Harding
at 09:23 AM Aug 28 2015
Mobile // 

Apple has confirmed the iPhone 6s announcement event for September 9 at 10am PST at San Francisco's Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. Although the company isn't saying what will be featured at the event, it has left several hints in the iPhone's voice assistant Siri. When you say to Siri "Give me a hint," the voice assistant replies with a cryptic message.

Xavier Harding
at 09:23 AM Aug 28 2015
Gadgets // 

Instagram now supports portrait and landscape photos in its app. Meaning it's more than squares who can take part in the filter fun.

Alexandra Ossola
at 09:23 AM Aug 28 2015
Gadgets // 

The internet is flooded with photos—of your brunch, of your cat, of your estranged elementary school friend's cousin's wedding. 1.8 billion photos are uploaded daily, and most of them are objectively pretty terrible. Now a team of computer scientists from Princeton University and software company Adobe have created a program to make those photos just a little better, by identifying and eliminating distracting elements, according to a paper presented recently at this year's Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Conference in Boston.

Alexandra Ossola
at 00:51 AM Aug 28 2015
Fitness // 

Sugar is dietary enemy number one at the moment. The delicious compound can be found in many foods and beverages (even those that don't taste sweet) and has been blamed for the obesity epidemic in the U.S. and beyond. Now an Israeli startup, DouxMatok, has devised a way to deliver sugar so that your tongue tastes the same amount of sweetness, but you're ingesting only half the sugar, according to an article from Fast Company.

Kristen Hall-Geisler
at 00:51 AM Aug 28 2015
Gaming // 

Bugatti doesn't build cars for just anybody. Its most recent supercar, the Bugatti Veyron, was limited to a run of just 450 cars, and when they were gone, they were gone. Of course, with a $2 million-plus price tag, it did take a while for those 450 Veyrons to find homes.

G. Clay Whittaker
at 00:51 AM Aug 28 2015
Gaming // 

A year after Twitch slipped through Google's fingers, the empire has launched its own competitor to the billion-views-a-year live gaming market with Youtube Gaming.

Xavier Harding
at 10:06 AM Aug 26 2015
Mobile // 

The iPhone 6S release date is still unconfirmed, but several reports indicate that Apple will host a media event on September 9, and given Apple's regular annual update cycle, a new iPhone announcement — presumably including both the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus — seems all but guaranteed. Though it's hard to say exactly what will be included in the next-generation iPhone, purportedly leaked information about its hardware, software, and more have been passed around Apple rumor blogs in recent weeks. We've reviewed the information to identify realistic new features from the unlikely ones, and based on our observations, here's what we think you can expect from the next iPhone:

 
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