Tired of following the crowd? 5 Awesome Chinese Phones, and how to import them

There are some tempting smartphones being produced around the world, but not all are available in our local stores. So how do you go about importing one? We take a look at the models to consider, and how to get started.

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Pink Floyd to release new-ish album ‘The Endless River’ Nov. 10

Pink Floyd have confirmed November 10th as the official release date for the band's first record since 1994. The Endless River will be the fifteenth full-length recording released by the band since its first album, 'The Piper at the Gates of Dawn' was released…

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USB Type-C to feature DisplayPort video and audio, support for 4K, 5K resolution

USB Type C cables and connectors will also provide DisplayPort audio and video, along with support for 4K resolution and higher. Learn more here.

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If your wallet can stand the pain, this Nikon is an enthusiast's dream DSLR

Full-frame cameras deliver photo quality that’s short of exceptional, and Nikon’s D810 lives up to that claim. It’s also better at video capture than its predecessors.

  • Pros: Superb stills – as rich as 35mm film , High-quality Full…
  • Cons: Expensive , Heavy, bulky , No built-in Wi-Fi

Philips to split into two separate companies

As part of its ongoing restructuring effort, Dutch electronics giant Philips plans to split itself into two separate companies -- one focused on consumer and medical tech, and another focused exclusively on lighting

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Rumor Roundup: What everyone thinks they know about the fate of Beats Music

While thought to be integral in Apple's billion dollar acquisition of Beats Electronics, rumors around the slow-starting Beats Music service have run rampant recently, including a possible shutdown. We comb through the noise to make sense of it all.

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iPhone 6 Plus embroiled in #Bendgate, but it probably won’t happen to you

Some users say their new iPhone 6 Plus handsets are now bent after hours spent in their pockets. The scandal is known as #Bendgate on Twitter. Will it happen to you?

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Rumored 12-inch MacBook Air with Retina could come with USB Type-C, multiple colors

A new rumor indicates that the unannounced 12-inch MacBook Air with Retina could ship with the upcoming, thinner version of USB 3.0. Learn more here.

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iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units reportedly smuggled to China in Twinkie boxes

Because the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus haven't been given regulatory approval by the Chinese government, some Chinese citizens are resorting to the black market. A few smugglers sent the new iPhones in Twinkie boxes.

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Bryan Singer confirmed as director of X-Men: Apocalypse

The director of X-Men, X2: X-Men United, and X-Men: Days of Future Past will indeed return for X-Men: Apocalypse, the next installment of the hit franchise.

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NHL 15 title update adds missing Playoff Mode, Three Stars, and more

The first of the promised, free content updates for EA Sports' NHL 15 is available now for download on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, adding Playoff Mode and other features.

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Latest photo from Jurassic World director recalls the original Jurassic Park

Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow posted a new image from the set of the film that calls back to the original 1993 franchise-starter, Jurassic Park.

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Blizzard’s long-rumored ‘Project Titan’ MMO is canceled

After seven years of eagerly-consumed rumors, Blizzard has officially canceled its next-generation massively multiplayer game, Titan, the studio confirmed today.

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