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Microsoft Surface Book vs. HP Spectre x360: The PC laptop showdown

Which two-in-one PC will reign supreme? Here's a look at the new Surface Book stacked up against HP's own premium 360-degree laptop, the Spectre X360. Both devices are vying for your wallets, but which one is right for you?
Social Media

A Turkish newspaper editor’s ‘insulting’ tweets land him in jail

On Friday, Bülent Keneş, the editor-in-chief of Turkish newspaper Today's Zaman, was removed from his office and arrested for "insulting" President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Sadly, this is far from the first instance of media censorship.
Mobile

Man who shot police officer was tracked using the ‘Find My iPhone’ app

The Find My iPhone app is perfect when you have misplaced your phone, but it can also be used to track armed robbers. That's exactly what happened in the Gold Coast of Australia after two men stole $40,000 from a local tavern.
Mobile

Google-commissioned security report paints a bleak picture of Android

In a new security report co-funded by Google, 87 percent of Android devices are potentially vulnerable to one of the 12 known critical vulnerabilities. The report paints a rather bleak picture of Google's security and vendor's update speed…
Mobile

Don’t worry, Galaxy Note 5 users: Mophie has a Juice Pack for your massive phablet

Looking for a little extra juice for your Note 5? Mophie has you covered with its new Juice Pack case for the Note 5. It extends the phablet's battery life by up to 60 percent in a given day, but it'll cost you $100.
Android Army

Secure the stickers: Line messaging app adds end-to-end encryption to boost privacy

Using the Line messaging app has just got a whole lot more private. Messages sent between two users are now secured with end-to-end encryption across multiple platforms, an industry first according to the company.
Mobile

Afraid of cell phone radiation? We tried an app that tracks it

Are you concerned about cell phone radiation? Cellraid’s new apps can offer you an insight into how much radiation your phone is emitting, and even cut the connection if safe SAR levels are exceeded.
Home Theater

Are you getting HD Netflix? A crazy number of devices still don’t support 1080p

You'd think by now getting Netflix in HD would be a privilege anyone with a decent Internet connection could enjoy, but you may be surprised to learn there are a whole host of devices that can't get Netflix in HD.
Social Media

Twitter plans to layoff 8 percent of its workforce

Twitter has announced plans to layoff 336 employees, or eight percent of the workforce. Most cuts were made to the engineering division. The decision arrives just one week after Jack Dorsey returned to the helm of Twitter.
Mobile

Kenu Airframe+ smartphone car mount gets luxury upgrade with all-leather version

Kenu's Airframe+ is a simple yet highly useful car mount for your smartphone. Now, it's available in an all-leather version to match premium devices.
Mobile

T-Mobile ditches bargain iPhone 6S prices, raises Jump! On Demand cost to $27 per month 3:26

Apple's new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are available through more payment plans than ever before. Here's a guide to a few of the most popular options. You can get it from T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T, or Sprint.