Samsung ditches plastic design, adds mobile pay in new phone


Samsung, locked in a tight race with Apple to be the world’s biggest smartphone maker, has unveiled an important new phone…

Ikea launches furniture with inbuilt wireless chargers


Lost that charger again for your cellphone or tablet? Hate sorting heaps of wires to charge various devices?

Facebook adds new gender option for users


Facebook users who don’t fit any of the existing 58 gender identity options are now being given a 59th option…

Backers of ‘net neutrality’ hail FCC decision


Internet activists are declaring victory today over the nation’s big cable companies…

In Apple’s latest update, emoji becomes diverse


Lovers of emoji, the cute graphics that punctuate online writing and texts, will soon be able to pick from different skin tones…

Google teams up with 3 wireless carriers to combat Apple Pay

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Google is teaming up with three major U.S. wireless carriers in an effort to prod more people into using its mobile wallet…

Lenovo shipped laptops with security flaw, experts say

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The world’s biggest computer maker shipped laptops with pre-installed software that could let hackers steal passwords…

YouTube to release kids app to ease parents’ worries


YouTube is going to release a mobile app that will only show video clips suitable for young children…

Smartphone theft declines after kill-switch technology implemented

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San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon last week released statistics showing a recent decline in smartphone thefts and robberies…

Sustainable 3D printing with recycled water bottles

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A group of Santa Clara University’s students research in recycled water bottles into a filament for 3D printing…