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Strap this wearable to your head for better rest, less stress, and fast relaxation

Thync, the company that uses neurostimulation to change your mood, has announced the Thync Relax Pro, which unlike its first product, solely concentrates on relaxation, stress reduction, and better sleep.
Photography

Keep your camera still with our 7 favorite tripods

Despite the impressive stabilization tech in today's cameras, there are times when you need a tripod. We've rounded up seven of our favorites, each of which has its own unique approach to keeping your camera steady.
Mobile

FreedomPop’s new family plan isn’t unlimited — but it sure is cheap

If you and your family are in the market for a new wireless provider, don't eat up a whole lot of data, and would like to spend as little as possible, FreedomPop may have just what you're looking for.
Mobile

Google announces updates for Duo, Allo, Photos, and Google Search in Brazil

Google announced a string of app updates aimed at developing markets -- specifically Brazil. The company's rolling out improvements to Allo, Duo, Google Photos, and more in the coming weeks.
Mobile

Apple’s iPhone 6s was most popular smartphone of 2016 — and it wasn’t close

In 2016, the iPhone 6s became the most-shipped smartphone in the world, followed by the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, and iPhone 6s Plus. This puts the iEmpire's hardware well ahead of the competition.
Android Army

Android security came a long way in 2016 but Google says there is more work

Google made significant strides in shutting down malicious apps and distributing security updates last year, but has identified areas of improvement in a year-in-review blog post.
Mobile

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 demolishes the competition in new benchmarks

Qualcomm claimed the Snapdragon 835 was the company's fastest mobile chip yet and benchmarks prove that. In tests at the company's HQ, the chip bested Samsung's Exynos processor and Huawei's Kirin.
Mobile

Will your watch get Android Wear 2.0? Read our guide to find out

After announcing it at I/O 2016, Google is finally launching Android Wear 2.0, a major revamp that's meant to breathe new life into the company's smartwatch platform. Here's when you can expect it on your watch.
Mobile

Huawei wants to come to the U.S., and it might be looking to AT&T for help

Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei has been looking to enter the American smartphone market for some time now and a rumored deal with AT&T might finally get it to our shores.
Mobile

LG Pay mobile payment system will finally launch in June -- but only in S. Korea

LG might be planning to join the growing list of mobile payment providers in the near future. Rumors claim it's working on LG Pay, a mobile payments service for South Korea, and possibly elsewhere.
Mobile

Google Maps now lets you share your location with your besties

Good news for Google Maps users: You never have to wonder about your friends' whereabouts again. Now, you can share your real-time location with any person you choose, and for however long you choose.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest apps on sale in the iOS App Store.