Cheap Microsoft Windows 10 PC

One reason to love Chromebooks even if you don’t want one

By about 40 mins ago.

One reason to love Chromebooks even if you don’t want one

Google’s Chromebooks have been popular with some consumers because of their cheap prices, which give anyone looking for a web-focused computing experience access to a dependable machine, even though Google’s desktop operating system isn’t exactly on par with Microsoft’s Windows or Apple’s OS X. For many PC buyers, Chromebooks aren’t even an option due to their limitations, but the fact that Google and its partners are selling them for low prices might be one reason to root for Chromebooks even if you don’t want one. More →

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Best Buy Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge

Best Buy has an awesome deal for people who preorder the Galaxy S6

By about 1 hour ago.

Best Buy has an awesome deal for people who preorder the Galaxy S6

A recent rumor said that Best Buy will start Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge preorders on March 27, offering customers who purchase either model the chance to scoop up a free accessory that many will appreciate – the caveat was the offer applied only to devices purchased on-contract. Thankfully, Best Buy has now confirmed the offer, which is available immediately to anyone looking to preorder the devices. More →

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BlackBerry Q4 2015 Earnings

Back in BlackBerry: Scrappy mobile underdog posts surprise profit

By about 2 hours ago.

Back in BlackBerry: Scrappy mobile underdog posts surprise profit

When John Chen took over as CEO, BlackBerry was hemorrhaging cash and in a major downward spiral. Over the past year-plus, however, Chen has helped the company get its financial act together and on Friday BlackBerry posted a surprise profit of $0.04 per share, or $0.08 more than the consensus estimate of a $0.04 loss. More →

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Windows 10: Project Spartan for Phone

This is our first look at one of the main Windows 10 features for phones

By about 2 hours ago.

This is our first look at one of the main Windows 10 features for phones

Microsoft’s Windows 10 update is coming to both desktop and mobile devices later this year, with the former’s features having been thoroughly demoed so far. However, Microsoft is yet to show off Windows 10 for smartphones, even though the company has already started talking about the Windows 10 update for mobile devices, offering previews at MWC and additional hints about its mobile plans at the recently concluded WinHEC event in China. But Microsoft is yet to share more information about one of the most important features hitting Windows phones later this year. More →

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Iris Scanner

This potential Galaxy S7 feature could make Apple’s fingerprint scanners obsolete

By about 10 hours ago.

This potential Galaxy S7 feature could make Apple’s fingerprint scanners obsolete

Apple ushered in the era of biometric smartphone security when it included fingerprint scanners on the iPhone 5s but Samsung is working on a technology that could make fingerprint scanning obsolete. Android Authority reports that Samsung is working with the Stanford Research Institute to incorporate iris-scanning technology into mobile devices. More →

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2,600 Mile Hike Selfie Timelapse Video

Watch: Man takes one selfie for every mile on a 2,600-mile hike, turns it into an incredible timelapse video

By about 11 hours ago.

Watch: Man takes one selfie for every mile on a 2,600-mile hike, turns it into an incredible timelapse video

This is what you call selfie dedication. Outdoorsman Andy Davidhazy went on an epic 2,600-mile hike of the Pacific Crest Trail that spans all the way from Mexico to Canada and took one selfie for every mile he walked. He then combined these selfies into an incredible timelapse video that chronicles his entire journey in the span of just under five minutes. More →

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Ikea Better Shelter Modular Home

The amazing Ikea project that you’ll hopefully never have to use

By about 12 hours ago.

The amazing Ikea project that you’ll hopefully never have to use

Ikea isn’t only using its furniture building know-how to create some interesting pieces for your home, but it’s also working on projects that could be a lot more useful for people who find themselves in need of emergency shelters. Such is the case of the Better Shelter modular home for refugees that can offer better shelter than the usual tents you see on TV whenever reports about refugees are aired. More →

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Apple iPhone Trade-in Program: China

Apple has a clever iPhone plan to quietly win over China

By on March 26, 2015 at 8:30 PM.

Apple has a clever iPhone plan to quietly win over China

China is slowly becoming Apple’s main iPhone market and Apple has a new initiative in place to help it sell more iPhones while simultaneously increasing market share in the highly competitive market. Instead of cutting prices on top devices or worrying about launching cheaper devices, Apple plans to enlist Foxconn’s resources to sell used iPhones in the region, Bloomberg has found out. More →

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Game of Thrones 5 Character Deaths

Watch: The one Game of Thrones character who won’t die in Season 5

By on March 26, 2015 at 7:45 PM.

Watch: The one Game of Thrones character who won’t die in Season 5

Game of Thrones is without a doubt one of the best series currently on TV, and with season 5 upon us fans are probably wondering what characters will be killed off next. While we have no idea what happens this season with some of our favorite Game of Thrones heroes, we now know that at least one of them will not die this season, thanks to Popsugar’s interviews with the stars of HBO’s hit series. Spoiler alert: do not proceed if you don’t to know who it is. More →

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Twitter Periscope App Store Download

Twitter’s awesome Periscope app can make anyone into a TV news broadcaster

By on March 26, 2015 at 7:00 PM.

Twitter’s awesome Periscope app can make anyone into a TV news broadcaster

Anyone who’s ever wanted to be a TV news broadcaster can fulfill their dreams with an awesome new iPhone app from Twitter. Called Periscope, the new app lets you stream live video broadcasts over your iPhone so people can watch what you’re watching in real time. More →

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Apple Watch Launch

How to make sure you get the exact Apple Watch model you want next month

By on March 26, 2015 at 6:15 PM.

How to make sure you get the exact Apple Watch model you want next month

You can say many things about the Apple Watch, but you can’t say it doesn’t offer choice.

Not only does the Apple Watch come in two different sizes (38mm and 42mm), there are 6 distinct casing options  (aluminum, Space Grey aluminum, Stainless Steel, Space Black Stainless Steel, Gold, and Rose Gold) along with a wide selection of bands.

That being the case, users hoping to walk into their local Apple retail store on April 24th and pick out the exact model they want may want to think twice.

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Kickstarter Pivot App for iOS and Android

Meet Pivot, the amazing app that offers location-based ‘tunnels’ to the past

By on March 26, 2015 at 5:30 PM.

Meet Pivot, the amazing app that offers location-based ‘tunnels’ to the past

What if you could instantly pick up your phone to learn more details about a certain historical landmark or your location and then get visual cues about how that particular place changed over time? That’s what a new application called Pivot looks to offer smartphone users: A way of traveling back in time and staying connected to the history of a certain place, as long as there are available pictures of that place to tell its story. More →

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