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Here’s what Amazon gets out of Prime Day

It’s the second annual Amazon Prime Day, the shopping event that allows Prime members to experience rapid-fire, deep discounts on an array of goods. Non-Prime members can get in on the action by signing up for a free 30-day trial membership. With Prime, members get to enjoy ongoing discounts on goods, access […]


Sony to unveil two PlayStation consoles at Sept. 7 event: report

Sony will debut a redesigned version of its standard PlayStation 4 (PS4) along with a higher-end PlayStation 4, codenamed “Neo,” during a press event on Sept. 7, according to The Wall Street Journal. Sony revealed the existence of its PS4 “Neo” back in June, but the redesigned PS4 is a […]


Samsung puts hold on shipments of Galaxy Note 7

The highly anticipated Galaxy Note 7 may not be available as soon as you’d think. Samsung revealed that the company is holding off on shipping the device over concerns of product quality. Additional testing is planned to investigate an unannounced concern, but it’s unclear if delays are related to reports […]


Apple tackles iPhone one-tap spyware flaws

Apple tackles iPhone : Flaws in Apple’s iOS operating system have been discovered that made it possible to install spyware on a target’s device merely by getting them to click on a link. The discovery was made after a human rights lawyer alerted security researchers to unsolicited text messages he […]


BlackBerry unveils Android device the second, cheaper

BlackBerry unveils Android device: TORONTO (Reuters) – BlackBerry Ltd unveiled a second Android-based handset on Tuesday, a device combining Alphabet Inc’s popular software and broad app catalog with the Canadian company’s security and productivity features at a lower price. The faded smartphone pioneer is hoping the DTEK50 will sell in […]

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Samsung's big-screen Galaxy Note 7

Samsung’s big-screen Galaxy Note 7 boasts an iris scanner

Samsung’s big-screen Galaxy Note 7 Samsung helped launch the big-screen smartphone craze with its original Galaxy Note, and now the company is hoping to take the category to a new level with its new Galaxy Note 7. Available for pre-order Aug. 3 and on sale Aug. 19, the Note 7 […]


Here’s another big vehicle hack 1

big vehicle hack A team of researchers has discovered a new vulnerability in the automaker’s keyless entry mechanisms . That could enable hackers to wirelessly unlock the doors of approximately 100 million vehicles. A piece of radio hardware intercepts information sent from a vehicle’s key fob to the car’s lock. Hackers […]


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Motorola new Moto Z phones double as projectors and high-powered speakers

We’ve just about reached peak smartphone. Every premium handset out there is incredibly powerful, has a beautiful display and a pretty solid camera. So where do we go from here? If you’re Lenovo, you let the customer decide. That’s the idea behind the company’s new Moto Z and Moto Z […]


BlackBerry unveils second, cheaper, Android device

TORONTO (Reuters) – BlackBerry Ltd unveiled a second Android-based handset on Tuesday, a device combining Alphabet Inc’s popular software and broad app catalog with the Canadian company’s security and productivity features at a lower price. The faded smartphone pioneer is hoping the DTEK50 will sell in greater numbers than the […]

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China Beats US On Supercomputer List

In 2001, China had no presence on the list of the top 500 supercomputers in the world. Today, the world’s most populous country has the most supercomputers on the list, including the world’s fastest — and for the first time ever it no longer relies on chips made by U.S. companies. The […]