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Uber: London black cab demo brings traffic chaos to city

Drivers of London's iconic black cabs are as upset as ever about Uber's presence in the capital. Similar to other protests we've seen against the ride-hailing company, the issue concerns government regulation of the service – or lack of…
Product Review

Blu Pure XL Review

The Blu Pure XL Is proof specs don’t make a phone good.
Mobile

Dropping your iPhone 6/6s is no big deal with the Otterbox Defender Series case 2:41

Known for making some of the most rugged and durable smartphone cases, Otterbox wraps the iPhone 6 and 6s in its utilitarian Defender series case to protect your precious smartphone from some extreme hazards.
Mobile

Facebook moves to silence pesky video ads by adding captions

Facebook is introducing a new video advertisement feature that will make it easier for its users to watch content on the go. The platform will offer closed captioning on video advertisement after 80 percent of its users reacted negatively…
Mobile

The FBI still hasn’t cracked the San Bernardino terrorists’ encrypted smartphone

The FBI hasn't cracked the encryption on a smartphone belonging to the perpetrators of the San Bernardino attack, the agency's director recently told the Senate Intelligence Committee.
Web

Dumpling and fortune cookie emojis could be inbound after Kickstarter success

A dumpling emoji has been added to the emoji bundle, Unicode 10.0, after a successful Kickstarter campaign, which met its goal ahead of its deadline. Fortune cookie and other food-related emoji are also planned.
Mobile

The Archos 50d Oxygen smartphone promises to be high-end for $150

A decent phone for under $200 seemed unheard of a couple of years ago, but it's now a reality. Although not as high-end as Archos is touting, the 50d Oxygen appears to be a bargain at $150.
Mobile

Take a look at how your NYC subway line fares with cell signals

Subspotting is an iOS-only app that shows you how much cell service you'll get at all the subway lines in New York City, for the four big carriers. It also tracks which stations have Wi-Fi.
Mobile

Top 5 Android security apps: Do they protect you?

We analyze the features and reliability of the top five Android security and antivirus apps currently available from Qihu, Avast, ESET, Avira, and AVL.
Photography

ScopeAround camera turns smartphones into tool for science, health, repairs

The ScopeAround is a multipurpose camera that converts into a microscope and endoscope. Using interchangeable lens heads, the camera is useful for checking your skin and teeth, examining tiny things, or seeing places that are hard…
Social Media

Facebook may launch a speedy millimeter-wave network in developing countries

Facebook's Connectivity Lab, the technology arm of its nonprofit Internet.org initiative, has applied for patents on millimeter-wave technology capable of delivering speedy Internet.
Gaming

The Walking Dead’s Michonne stars in a Telltale-produced miniseries 0:48

Developer Telltale Games will tackle The Walking Dead for a third time with the upcoming launch of The Walking Dead: Michonne, a three-episode miniseries centering around a popular character from Robert Kirkman's comic book…