Cadillac planning high-end halo car for 2015 production in Detroit

GM has announced that Cadillac will build a new, rear-wheel drive luxury sedan next year. The upcoming brand flagship, which may be called the LTS, is expected to make its debut in the first half of 2015.


BlackBerry Passport smartphone is coming this week, CEO says it’ll cost $600

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has said the Passport smartphone will go on sale this week, and cost $600 without a contract, seeing it slightly undercut high-end phones from Apple and Samsung.


Same as the old boss: Fisker Karma may return soon with minor changes

New owner Wanxiang plans to restart Fisker Karma production early next year. Only minor changes are expected for the extended-range electric sedan, which last rolled off assembly lines in 2012.


Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 launches in Thailand

Samsung loves to make big phablets and its Galaxy Mega lineup is no exception. Reports indicate that Samsung will soon release the Galaxy Mega 2, the successor to the 5.8-inch Mega.


Destiny’s best spot for grabbing loot is also a lot of fun

It turns out that the absolute best location to farm up some sweet gear in Destiny is in the game's lowest-level combat zone, Old Russia on Earth.


Apple sells record 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus units over first weekend

Apple sold 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units during the opening weekend. The two new iPhones broke the previous record of 9 million iPhones sold last year when the iPhone 5S and 5C launched.


Metal Galaxy Alpha will come to AT&T on September 26, and cost $200 (Updated)

The Galaxy Alpha is Samsung's first metal-bodied Galaxy phone, and while the company says it represents a new direction in design, the specs don't quite match up to other range-topping devices. AT&T will stock the phone from September 26.


The Maze Runner sequel gets a release date and some cool concept art

20th Century Fox announced that The Maze Runner sequel The Scorch Trials will hit theaters September 18, 2015, and released some concept art for the film.


Doors are now open at MediaTek Labs, where wearable tech dreams could come true

MediaTek Labs is a new initiative from the processor manufacturer, and is designed to help developers and engineers bring their wearable tech dreams to life, all using the tiny Aster MediaTek chip and LinkIt software platform.


The Strain weekly recap: Bad parenting plagues ‘The Third Rail

Ephraim Goodweather decisively loses the Father of the Year award during the latest episode of FX's The Strain.


Looking for a snuggle? You’ll want Cuddlr, which is like Tinder for hugs

If Tinder is a little too forward for you, and all you want its a nice hug, then you want Cuddlr. This new iOS app will connect you with local, prospective cuddles, for innocent (but a bit weird) fun.


Instapaper goes free, latest version brings new features

Popular read-it-later app Instapaper is now available for free. A new version of the software has just launched for iOS and Android, bringing with it a number of extra features, though some of these are only available with the subscription version.

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Workplace wearables could help you get more done, or just drive you nuts

Now that work-issued smartphones are commonplace, it’s only a matter of time before wearables worm their way in too. And while they could help you get more done, the potential for abuse by employers is just as ripe.


Nexus 9 rumors: HTC working closely with Google ahead of official launch (Updated)

HTC could be ready to make a return to the world of tablets, as rumors gather of a device known as the HTC Volantis, which may end up being the Nexus 9. Here's everything we think we know about it.