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Brent Dirks

Born and raised in sunny West Texas, Brent graduated from Texas Tech University with a BA in journalism. One day, he would like to move to the Big Island of Hawaii and live in a quiet house by the ocean. He can be reached at [email protected]
Latest from Brent

Get ready to rumble in Real Boxing 2 coming later this year

In a recently released trailer, the game powered by the Unreal Engine 4, looks spectacular.

Apple could soon become a wireless carrier

The rumored service could make its way to both the United States and Europe.

Siri, can you read my voice mail please?

According to a new report, Apple’s digital assistant could add the feature in 2016 with iOS 10.

This week in accessories: Speck CandyShell Wrap iPhone 6 case and more

In this edition, we’re highlighting a charging stand and beautiful band for the Apple Watch.

You can now operate an August Smart Lock from the Apple Watch

With the updated app, users can operate their door and view detailed logs from the lock on their wrist.

Sago Sago is offering a great sale on many of its educational apps

You can pick up seven fun apps now for just $0.99 each.

The next-generation Apple TV is ready for a September debut

According to a new report, Apple has finally nailed down plans to unveil the significantly upgraded streaming device.

Apple Music is lagging behind Spotify, for now

At least for Indie music distributor DashGo, Apple’s service is still dwarfed by the industry leader.

A new password is just a tap away with the updated Dashlane app

You can change multiple passwords using an iPhone or even the Apple Watch.

Everything is awesome with this sale on LEGO games

Four popular titles have recently been discounted to $0.99 each.

DODOcase unveils three new handcrafted products just in time for back to school

The Urban Backpack, Laptop Portfolio, and Leather and Canvas Phone Clutch are all made with genuine Logger’s Leather.

Google Translate adds 20 languages to its instant visual translation function

Using the app, simply point it at the text to see the translated language.

Yahoo tries its hand at a messaging app with Livetext

After a recent soft rollout, the app will arrive in five more countries – including the United States – tomorrow.

Amazon’s Launchpad showcases the newest gadgets from startups

The new initiative allows companies to market and sell products through the online retailer.

Powerful photo app VSCO Cam adds Collections in a new update

With the feature, users can curate and showcase content from others.

Rock out with two new Bluetooth headphones from Motorola

Thanks to a companion iOS app, you’ll always be able to track down the Moto Pulse or Moto Surround.

Customize your TV show tracking with the newly updated iShows 2

The popular trakt.tv site now powers the beautiful app.

Get directions even faster with Apple Maps in iOS 9

The navigation app is getting even smarter in the next version of iOS.

Apple reportedly ditches plans for an 'iPhone 6c'

One analyst said any traces of the smaller phone have disappeared from the supply chain.

It’s time to say goodbye to Google+ once and for all

Starting soon, you won’t need an account on the comatose social network to share content, communicate with contacts, and more.

This week in accessories: Optrix by Body Glove for iPhone 6 and more

In this edition, we’re highlighting three great iPhone 6 cases, an Apple Watch charging stand, and much more.

Even meat eaters should enjoy To-Fu Fury

In this fun puzzle platformer, gamers will take control of a combative bean curd with a few tricks up his sleeve.

Apple yanks Nest thermostats from its retail stores and online

In its place, Apple is pushing the HomeKit-enabled ecobee3.

Pandora CEO claims 'no impact' from Apple Music

The streaming music company was able to beat revenue expectations in its most recent quarterly report.