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Mobile

Best apps of the week: WRIO Keyboard, Flare by GoDaddy, and more

Enjoying the long weekend? We've got apps for you to download, ranging from GoDaddy's plan to get your ideas off the ground, to a chatbot from Foursquare that predicts where you want to eat.
Computing

Hacked? app for Windows 10 notifies you if online accounts are breached

The Hacked? Windows 10 app takes your email address and automates the notification process if your credentials ended up in the latest data breach catalog.
Virtual Reality

Samsung shows off a 4K virtual reality display

Samsung was present at the Display Week conference in San Francisco, CA this week. Aside from its usual selection, there were a few VR specific displays. Most exciting, of course, is the prospect of 4K displays.
Home Theater

This rugged speaker packs 30 watts of power to rock out in any weather 2:18

Take a look at the Turcom AcoustoShock, a ruggedized wireless speaker with great sound that also has a great price point. For just over $100, this speaker is a great choice for your outdoor excursions.
Mobile

There isn't much support for the Senate's anti-encryption laws

While certain members of the Senate have pushed hard for anti-encryption laws that would allow the government to spy on users, it seems as though those bills are on the way out, with most of the bills support gone.
Mobile

Lights, smartphone, action! How to master Facebook Live streaming 3:42

Facebook's Live Video feature is handier than you might think. Here's what it does, and how to use the landmark feature on your iOS or Android device.
Business

Jawbone reportedly stops production of its fitness trackers

It looks like Jawbone is in a bit of trouble. According to recent reports, the company has ceased production of its fitness trackers. This follows reports that Jawbone was trying to sell its speaker business.
Music

5 songs you need to stream this week: The Strokes and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: The Strokes, Cass McCombs, and more.
Mobile

Earthquuuake! This app could warn you before the next big one hits

The odds of a major earthquake hitting the west coast in the coming years are high, and UC Berkeley Seismology lab is teaming up with the United States Geologic Service to create an app that will warn people about imminent earthquakes.
Mobile

How to factory reset an iPhone (any generation) 1:21

Resetting an iPhone can alleviate all sort of software woes, and wipe any info you might want to pass on. Here's how to do so, whether you intend to reset your device using iTunes or your iPhone.
Mobile

ZTE will open its own stores around the world so you can buy its phones (and more)

In a quest to increase customer awareness, ZTE plans to open stores around the world by the end of 2016. The stores will focus on selling the company's smartphones and other products.
Computing

Want a thin but fast PC? Check out the 5 best ultrabooks

Want a portable, yet powerful, notebook? Then you probably want an ultrabook. Check out a few of our favorite models currently on the market, all of which mix power, portability, and image quality within a compact package.