• Verizon adds free Mexico and Canada roaming to its cheapest ‘unlimited’ plan
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    Verizon adds free Mexico and Canada roaming to its cheapest ‘unlimited’ plan

    Verizon currently has two plans it calls "unlimited," the $75-a-month Go Unlimited plan and the $85-a-month Beyond Unlimited plan. Neither plan is truly unlimited in the way that your home internet connection might be, but of the two, Beyond Unlimited is the best.In addition to consistently

  • LG also wants to make phones that can fold into tablets
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    LG also wants to make phones that can fold into tablets

    Samsung's foldable Galaxy X concept keeps making the news, but Samsung isn’t going to be the only company to launch devices with foldable screens that can switch between phone and tablet modes with ease. ZTE has already launched such a concept, and Apple is supposedly developing one with LG to keep

  • Here are the best photo gear to come out of CES 2018
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    Here are the best photo gear to come out of CES 2018

    Traditional camera makers barely made a peep at CES 2018, but that didn't mean the show was devoid of new cameras. From drones to AR/VR and 360-degree cameras, we look back at some of favorite photo gear.

  • Apple sits atop of Fortune’s ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’ list for the 11th year in a row
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    Apple sits atop of Fortune’s ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’ list for the 11th year in a row

    2017 was something of a tough year for Apple on the public relations front. Not only did the company find itself dealing with delayed products and a number of high profile software bugs, it has since been hit with upwards of 40 class action lawsuits for throttling CPU performance on older iPhone models

  • Make some time for the best smartwatch deals available right now
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    Make some time for the best smartwatch deals available right now

    Smartwatches have come a long way since their humble beginnings, and now is the time to buy one if you haven't already. We've rounded up the best smartwatch deals available right now.

  • Gorgeous glass touch controller replaces any normal light switch and works with Alexa
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    Gorgeous glass touch controller replaces any normal light switch and works with Alexa

    You’ve filled your house with all sorts of modern smart gadgets, and yet you still use the same boring old light switches that have been around for decades. It’s time to upgrade, and the LEIMI Smart WiFi Touchscreen Light Switch is the best way to do it. This sleek glass light switch features touch controls

  • Embracing the ’80s and flipping the script with The Shins frontman James Mercer
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    Embracing the ’80s and flipping the script with The Shins frontman James Mercer

    James Mercer and his ace band The Shins came up with eleven new arrangements for every song on their 2017 release Heartworms and re-recorded them for a stunning role-reversal album called The Worm’s Heart, which may even eclipse the power of its predecessor.

  • Korean prosecutors launch formal investigation of Apple’s iPhone slowdown ‘feature’
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    Korean prosecutors launch formal investigation of Apple’s iPhone slowdown ‘feature’

    South Korea is just one of the countries where the practice of slowing down iPhones with old batteries has earned Apple special attention from governmental agencies or consumer rights groups — the list also includes Brazil, China, France, Italy, and the US. But in Korea, prosecutors just took the whole

  • Best Black Mirror episodes
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    Best Black Mirror episodes

    After watching all 19 episodes across four seasons, we've selected and ranked the 10 most thought-provoking, disturbing, and downright shocking Black Mirror episodes.

  • ‘Fortnite Battle Royale’ update adds biomes and a huge new city to the map
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    ‘Fortnite Battle Royale’ update adds biomes and a huge new city to the map

    One of the most surprising breakout successes of 2017 just got its biggest patch yet. Fortnite Battle Royale  -- the free-to-play online multiplayer shooter that took the world by storm late last year -- was updated to version 2.2.0 on Thursday morning. Along with balance changes and bug fixes, the patch

  • Want your free stuff? Here’s how to redeem a code on your PS4
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    Want your free stuff? Here’s how to redeem a code on your PS4

    After setting up your new PlayStation 4, you'll most likely want to redeem a those 12-digit codes to get the new games and free trials that came with your console. Here's how to redeem a code on your PS4, online, and on your smartphone.

  • Apple confirms that iOS 11 is already installed on 65% of iPhones and iPads
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    Apple confirms that iOS 11 is already installed on 65% of iPhones and iPads

    While the numbers surrounding iOS 11 adoption haven't been as impressive as what we saw last year with iOS 10, Apple's next-gen mobile operating system continues to pick up steam with each passing week. According to updated data posted to Apple's developer page earlier today, 65% of all iOS

  • The US government is charging three bitcoin companies with fraud
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    The US government is charging three bitcoin companies with fraud

    The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed federal civil enforcement lawsuits against three virtual currency operators. The list of charges is extensive, and includes fraud, misrepresentation, and misappropriation in connection with trading Bitcoin.The suit against one of the operators is

  • Osprey goes ultralight with its new Exos and Eja backpacks
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    Osprey goes ultralight with its new Exos and Eja backpacks

    Osprey Packs has gone ultralight on its latest version of the classic Exos backpack, while also unveiling the first women's-specific model -- dubbed the Eja -- for the very first time. Both packs are aimed at ounce-counters.

  • The net neutrality app that Apple rejected is now available on the App Store
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    The net neutrality app that Apple rejected is now available on the App Store

    With the Obama-era net neutrality rules on life support as Senate Democrats search for one more vote to potentially halt the repeal process , one mobile app is trying to hold carriers accountable for throttling certain services. Developed by Northeastern University researcher David Choffnes, Wehe runs

  • Xiaomi Mi A1 review
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    Xiaomi Mi A1 review

    The Xiaomi Mi A1 is the first phone from the manufacturer to use Android One, the Google operating system designed for internationally available mid-range phones. It has made the Xiaomi phone truly desirable, and in our Xiaomi Mi A1 review, we explain why.

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    Crumble-proof concrete? Fungi could help it heal itself of cracks

    Researchers have developed a new self-healing fungi-based concrete, which could one day be used for permanently repairing cracks in aging concrete, saving crumbling infrastructure.

  • A sneaky extension for Chrome, Firefox prevents its removal, hijacks browser
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    A sneaky extension for Chrome, Firefox prevents its removal, hijacks browser

    Malwarebytes discovered an extension for Chrome and Firefox that prevents its removal and hijacks the browser. It's only installed manually although under tricky circumstances and you can remove it too with a few tricks.

  • iPhone X may be discontinued this year
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    iPhone X may be discontinued this year

    As we detailed earlier today , reputed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo recently issued a new investor note claiming that Apple's 2018 lineup will feature two brand new versions of the iPhone X. Interestingly, one model is said to feature a 6.5-inch OLED display while the second will reportedly boast a 6.1-inch

  • iPhone X may be discontinued next year in favor of a larger form factor
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    iPhone X may be discontinued next year in favor of a larger form factor

    As we detailed earlier today , reputed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo recently issued a new investor note claiming that Apple's 2018 lineup will feature two brand new versions of the iPhone X. Interestingly, one model is said to feature a 6.5-inch OLED display while the second will reportedly boast a 6.1-inch

  • Nadi X helps improve your yoga skills with feedback you can feel
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    Nadi X helps improve your yoga skills with feedback you can feel

    Embedded electronics in Nadi X yoga apparel work with a smartphone app to coach you to correct yoga postures. Suggested for novices and experts, Nadi X yoga pants help with poses silently for use inside and outside.

  • OnePlus confirms up to 40,000 customers were impacted by credit card hack
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    OnePlus confirms up to 40,000 customers were impacted by credit card hack

    If you gave your credit card number to OnePlus sometime between mid-November and last week, your card may have been comprised. The smartphone maker confirmed this morning through its online forum that upwards of 40,000 customers may have had their numbers exposed to hackers.

  • Tabs and its suite of sensors will help you keep track of loved ones
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    Tabs and its suite of sensors will help you keep track of loved ones

    You may not want to keep a leash on your children, but you certainly want to keep Tabs on them. At CES 2018, Internet of Things solutions provider TrackNet unveiled Tabs to help give you peace of mind about your family.

  • Oculus VR’s Rift Core 2.0 update is now available to everyone
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    Oculus VR’s Rift Core 2.0 update is now available to everyone

    Oculus VR released the first update for it Rift Core 2.0 upgrade of Oculus Home, making the overhaul easier to access, as well as adding some little improvements to the experience to satisfy virtual reality fans.

  • Between the Streams: Apple and Kristen Wiig, ‘Solo’ synopsis, Black Widow movie?
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    Between the Streams: Apple and Kristen Wiig, ‘Solo’ synopsis, Black Widow movie?

    This week on Between the Streams: A comedy series with Kristin Wiig and Reese Witherspoon from Apple, a Catch 22 miniseries from George Clooney, rumors of a Spider-Man and Venom meet-up, a Black Widow stand-alone film, and much more.