Airbnb raises $100 million in new funding round, valued at $25.5 billion

Airbnb ran another private equity funding round this month for $100 million, maintaining the $25.5 billion valuation set earlier this year. It is Airbnb's second funding round of the year, a few months after its $1.5 billion round focused…

Samsung's Galaxy A9 pops up in benchmarks with mid-range specs

The Samsung Galaxy A series isn't as well known as the Galaxy S, Note, and Edge models, but they are some of the nicest phones you will ever hold in your hand. The Galaxy A9 could be Samsung's next chapter in the A series.

Bangladesh bans Facebook and chat apps for being used to carry out crimes

Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Viber have all been banned in Bangladesh, following an accusation that the chat apps are being used to commit crimes. Civil unrest in the country is high, after the execution of two high-profile…

New evidence shows narcissistic rats are waiting to take selfies using your phone

A rat has been caught taking a selfie using a sleeping man's smartphone. The frightening event took place on the New York subway, and was captured on video, suggesting rats are desperate to become part of generation selfie.

Pivotal Living’s crazy cheap fitness band goes on sale in the UK

Pivotal Living has put its $12 fitness band on sale in the UK through Amazon's Launchpad for £15. The band comes with a comprehensive app, and will track sleep in addition to steps and calories.
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Review

All hail the king! Samsung's Galaxy Tab S2 is the best Android tablet.

The Xiaomi MiPad 2 takes on the iPad Mini 4, costs less than half the price

Xiaomi has announced the MiPad 2, the successor to the MiPad tablet, and Apple iPad Mini 4 challenger. The new slate abandons the Tegra power from the original, and goes with a new Intel processor instead. Here's everything you need to…

Xiaomi swaps plastic for metal on the new Redmi Note 3

Xiaomi has revealed the Redmi Note 3, the follow-up to the Redmi Note 2, a phone that was only announced back in the summer. There are several cool changes, and we've got everything you need to know about it here.

Apple pushing to get Apple Pay into China, early February launch reported

Apple looks as if it's on the verge of launching its mobile payments service in one of its most important markets after a report Monday suggested iDevice users in China could have access to Apple Pay "by early February."

Recently is the app that turns your photos into an artsy monthly magazine

Looking for a way to share your digital photos in an analog medium? Turn them into a monthly magazine with Recently, a monthly subscription service that prints your most recent photos in a beautifully bound periodical.

Sprint will give you a free 24-inch HDTV if you activate an LG G4 on its network for Black Friday

Trying not to be outdone by its competitors, Sprint unveiled its own Black Friday deals. Of note is a free 24-inch LG HDTV if you decide to activate an LG G4 on its network. Of course, that's not the only deal, so read on to learn more.

Snapchat’s Story Explorer lets you view a single event from multiple angles

Snapchat's Story Explorer feature lets you see Live Story highlights from multiple vantage points. It's rolling out in Los Angeles and New York to start, but will roll out to other cities soon.