Category: Tech
Watch Samsung’s Galaxy S8 survive a nasty torture test

Watch Samsung’s Galaxy S8 survive a nasty torture test

How much abuse can Samsung's Galaxy S8 take? In most cases, the question is mostly an academic one, as the vast majority of users won't expose their phone to potential damage ...

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Even the haters are probably using Facebook Messenger

Even the haters are probably using Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger may still have its fair share of haters but, chances are, even they are still using the app. The service now counts more than 1.2 billion monthly active ...

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Bah, humbug – I’m a hashtag holiday grinch

Bah, humbug – I’m a hashtag holiday grinch

I noticed something a bit strange as I was scrolling through my Twitter feed last weekend: I was being bombarded with unicorns. #BelieveinYOUnicorns was a top trending topic, ...

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Uber is convinced you’ll want to fly, not drive, in future

Uber is convinced you’ll want to fly, not drive, in future

Could flying around in an aircraft one day be cheaper than owning your own car? Uber thinks so. The ride-sharing giant says it hopes for Uber Elevate, its new "on demand air ...

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Woman’s Fitbit saves her life after it detected a strange change in her heart rate

Woman’s Fitbit saves her life after it detected a strange change in her heart rate

A fitness tracker could be more useful than just helping you shed weight — the data it's collecting about your body could go as far as saving lives. 73-year-old Patricia Lauder ...

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The Detroit automaker who killed Tesla in new self-driving car rankings

The Detroit automaker who killed Tesla in new self-driving car rankings

Who’s winning the race to bring self-driving cars to the masses? Sorry Elon, a new report doesn’t even have Tesla in its top 10 — instead, auto industry stalwart Ford finished ...

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Augmented reality monocle is the hipster tech we don’t need, but it’s probably coming

Augmented reality monocle is the hipster tech we don’t need, but it’s probably coming

If it looks silly and appears within 24 hours of April Fools' Day, it's a fair target. Therefore, our latest object of scorn is the hipster-ready augmented reality concept device ...

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Major ISPs say they won’t sell your browsing history. Is that for real?

Major ISPs say they won’t sell your browsing history. Is that for real?

Internet service providers are in an awkward spot. After getting all dressed up for the sell-your-data dance, it turns out they'll be staying home. Or so they claim. Reuters ...

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The new iPad is super slim and infuriating to repair

The new iPad is super slim and infuriating to repair

Apple's new iPad is thin, powerful—and a nightmare to fix when things go wrong. iFixit, a website and store famous for its detailed repair guides, unveiled its teardown of the ...

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The ultimate fate of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is perfectly apt

The ultimate fate of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is perfectly apt

Samsung's infamous Galaxy Note 7 has a new job: Battery security guard. As Samsung took me and some other journalists on a tour of the company's smartphone factory and battery ...

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