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Facebook’s first startup incubator to open inside massive Station F in Paris

Facebook is putting its stamp on the world’s biggest startup space. Station F in Paris — which was formerly a railway depot — will be home to the social network’s first business incubator, dubbed “Startup Garage from Facebook.”
Social Media

Vine is officially dead and gone, but there’s still time to save your old uploads

Vine is officially shutting down today on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. If you were a user of the original app, you still have time to download your old creations today. Here's how you can grab all your old Vines before they disappear…
Photography

Simple as a swipe: Photowipe app lets you easily move your photos to the trash

Photowipe is a new app for iOS that simplifies the process of moving images from your Camera Roll to the trash. To delete images, you navigate through your photos one at a time and swipe up to send them to the garbage.
Mobile

With Realtor.com, simply taking a photo unlocks a wealth of info about a home

Thanks to two new features now found in Realtor.com's Android app, you'll be able to leverage image recognition and augmented reality to make your homebuying experience the most immersive it's ever been.
Mobile

Alcatel’s Idol 4S now runs Windows 10 Mobile, packs more powerful processor

Alcatel's Idol 4S has been around since the summer of 2016, and now the TCL-owned company is releasing a slightly beefed-up variant that doesn't run Android. Yep, that's right -- the Idol 4S is now an option in a small pool of fresh…
Mobile

Google Maps beta is starting to show parking availability to beta users

Google Maps may soon show you the best places to park. That's according to code in the beta version of the Google Maps app for Android, which reveals additional features that have yet to be announced.
Mobile

AT&T has officially shut down its 2G network, will pursue 4G LTE, other tech

Wireless carrier AT&T shut down its legacy 2G network for good in early January. The carrier says that it'll reuse the spectrum for the development of 5G and LTE technologies going forward.
Business

As AT&T makes major acquisitions, Verizon may be mulling one of its own

It looks like Verizon could be prepping another major acquisition -- company CEO Lowell McAdams is reportedly interested in buying a major cable company like Comcast or Charter.
Mobile

Samsung’s Galaxy C9 Pro packs a Snapdragon 653 and is coming to India

Samsung's mid-range Galaxy C9 Pro is now available in India, but it's a little pricier than competitors with similar specs. It's not a new device, as it launched in China last year as one of the first smartphones with 6GB of RAM.
Mobile

Huawei could be prepping new flagship tablet for Mobile World Congress 2017

It looks like Huawei is preparing to release a new tablet at Mobile World Congress this year -- the Huawei MediaPad T3. In fact, the device just passed through Wi-Fi certification.
Wearables

Google confirms two Android Wear smartwatches will launch in early 2017

Google confirmed two Android Wear smartwatches will launch in early 2017 and they will be the first to launch with Android Wear 2.0. The update will introduce Google Assistant and Android Pay to the platform.
Cool Tech

New battery technology uses miniature fire extinguisher to stop spontaneous combustion

Researchers at Stanford University have pioneered a system that extinguishes fires in overheating lithium-ion batteries. It's one of the quickest and most effective implementations yet.