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Kobo lives! 7.8-inch ebook reader from forgotten company spotted in FCC listing

Kobo may not have made many headlines lately, but that doesn't mean the company isn't working on new devices. In fact, the Kobo Aura One may be on its way, having recently been spotted in an FCC listing.
Social Media

Facebook rolls out Slideshow video curation feature to iOS users

Facebook is rolling out its Slideshow video curation tool to iOS users. Much like Snapchat, the update automatically creates video stories from your recently uploaded images and clips that can be shared to the social network.
Music

Pandora looks to be soundtrack of Uber experience through new partnership

The Spotify-Pandora rivalry will also now play out in Uber cars. Like its competitor, Pandora has partnered with Uber to bring its listening experience to the transportation service.
Mobile

Samsung patent filing gives clues to future of ‘Ahead,’ its Google-Glass-like device

Samsung has made a patent filing that may reveal the future direction of its a Google Glass-like device, called Ahead. The filing indicates it will have a tailor-made operating system.
Computing

Google ups its classroom cred with Cast for Education and Quizzes

Google has launched a slew of new tools for education and teachers, including quizzes in Google Forms, and Cast for Education, which allows students to cast their screens to their teacher's projector (with permission, of course)
Mobile

Apple employees celebrate LGBTQ Pride with rainbow Apple Watch bands

To commemorate Pride events, Apple broke from its generally monochromatic color scheme, giving employees Apple Watch bands bearing the many colors that have come to symbolize the LGBTQ community around the world.
Cars

Uber stepping into travel advisory and concierge services

Uber's app in China will soon have new apps to help local travelers, UberLife for local devices and Uber + Travel for alternative local transportation. Articles on Uber's website suggest the company is seeking a role as travel authority.
Virtual Reality

Epson peers into the future with the BT-300 augmented reality headset

Epson thinks augmented reality is the future -- but the company is bringing it to the present. We tried out the BT-300 AR headset to see if it’s as good as Epson says.
Mobile

No camera? No problem: French talk show uses iPhone when equipment fails

When a French talk show's camera equipment died about an hour and 45 minutes into taping, the team had to make a game-time decision. And who was there to save the day? The trusty iPhone, of course.
Virtual Reality

HTC bets big on VR after sustaining heavy losses

HTC is struggling to battle back from heavy losses sustained over the past twelve months, but it seems that the company's plan going forward will put a major focus on VR.
Mobile

Unlike a Nexus, Google will build its first smartphone on its own

To curb Android fragmentation, Google could produce its first smartphone by the end of this year. Unlike the search giant's line of Nexus devices, this would be built ground up by Google itself.
Mobile

25 impressive cases and covers for iPad Air 2 and iPad Air

It looks great, it’s comfortable to hold, but even the iPad Air 2 needs some protection. Check out our top picks for the best iPad Air 2 cases to add function and style to your Apple tablet. We've got iPad Air too.