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Samsung-made chips tipped to power the majority of Apple's next iPhone

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Samsung will reportedly power the majority of the next-generation iPhone according to Korea's Maeil Business Newspaper. The report says that the Korean company will claim 75 percent of processor chip production for Apple's next smartphone: Samsung on... Go To Full Article

Man lists his Tesla Model S as an $85-a-night Airbnb room

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If someone tells you he's been sleeping in a car, you'd most likely think he's either traveling on a budget or going through a rough patch. And, you know what? Either answer's probably true -- unless he meant he's been… Go To Full Article

Apple Readies Fix for Thunderstrike Bootkit Exploit

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Apple is reported to be addressing the Thunderstrike bootkit exploit as reported by Google earlier this week. A patch has been spotted in the next version of Yosemite (OS X 10.10.2) as a beta, usually signaling that the fix is… Go To Full Article

Alleged HTC One M9 camera samples leak

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The images were taken at 16-megapixel resolution on an HTC device. Like the One M8 last year, HTC seems to be having a hard time keeping its newest flagship under wraps. We’ve seen the HTC One M9 in a couple… Go To Full Article

Here's what our readers think of the Moto X (2014)

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In his review of the second-generation Moto X last September, our Senior Mobile Editor Chris Velazco called it "a huge step forward from last year's model." He complimented the seamless feel of the edges and thought its improved OLED screen… Go To Full Article

Apple's home automation tech reportedly won't hit devices until spring

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We hope you weren't in a big rush to outfit your household with devices that use Apple's HomeKit automation technology -- you may be waiting a little while. Recode tipsters claim that Apple started certifying HomeKit gear later than it… Go To Full Article

Carnival's floating IMAX theater is the cruise line's version of sunblock

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Not to be outdone by Dolby opening its own large-format theater, the folks at IMAX are putting one of their massive screens on a cruise ship. Yes. Really. IMAX says that not only is this an industry first, but that… Go To Full Article

Internet Explorer Project Spartan Shows Large Performance Gains

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With the release of build 9926 of Windows 10, I have had some time to get to know the new build. One of the things discussed at the Windows 10 event in Redmond was an update to the browser, codenamed… Go To Full Article

Google Fiber is (possibly) heading to North Carolina

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North Carolina residents might soon see Google Fiber vans driving down the streets. According to several publications, Mountain View has invited local Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham officials to a super secret "Save the Date" event on Wednesday, Januar... Go To Full Article

Microsoft Announces Office 2016, Coming 3Q15

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With all of the hoopla surrounding Microsoft's announcements on Thursday mainly concerning Windows 10 and its surprise introduction of HoloLens, the announcement of the latest in the long line of Microsoft flagship cash cow software was lost in the hustle… Go To Full Article

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