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Google's 'Friends Furever' ad just became the most shared ad of all time

Google's "Friends Furever" ad, which is a part of its "Be together. Not the same" campaign, has been shared more than 6.4 million times. Microsoft's ad with Robert Downey Jr. also ranked in the top 10 list of most-shared ads.
Mobile

Don’t want to hand a $600 smartphone to a kid? Yip Yap has the perfect solution

Yip Yap announced a new Bluetooth mobile for kids, named Pipsqueak, on Indiegogo earlier this week. Pipsqueak lets kids have their own device, rather than borrowing a $600 smartphone that can easily be broken.
Mobile

Looking to get a Moto X Style Pure Edition? Motorola adds 3 new designs

Teaming up with Jonathan Adler, Motorola is launching three special edition designs for the Moto X Style Pure Edition. The new backs are available on Moto Maker's site on November 24 for preorder.
Social Media

Meet the app experts say ISIS used to send secret messages

Having great technology can attract despicable attention, which is what happened to Telegram, a free Android, iOS, desktop, and Web app whose "Secret Chat” function was apparently utilized by terrorists associated with extremist group…
Mobile

Windows Phone market share drops to 1.7 percent, as Android and Huawei’s fortunes rise

New data from research company Gartner shows Windows Phone's market share dropping to 1.7 percent during the third quarter from 3 percent last year. Android and iOS continued to dominate, and Huawei saw a big increase in phone sales.
Mobile

Tinder CEO Sean Rad gives disastrous interview that could jeopardize IPO

Pro tip: An interview is not the time to test out new vocabulary words. Too bad no one told Tinder CEO Sean Rad before he gave what is undoubtedly the most so-bad-that-it's-good interview of all time to the London Evening Standard.
Computing

Cirque du Soleil is using VR to put you on stage in its latest production 1:58

Virtual reality is shaping up to, potentially, be the next big revolution in tech. Now Cirque du Soleil, the world famous theater company, has decided to explore the medium.
Product Review

Focal Dimension Review

Stellar sound quality meets versatility in Focal’s quirky Dimension sound bar and sub.
Social Media

Instagram shuts off API access for feed reading apps

If you're the developer of a third-party feed reading app for Instagram, you might need to change up your app. Instagram is giving developers until June 1, 2016, to submit their apps for review.
Computing

Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 firmware update fix freezing issue

If you're one of the newest owners of a Microsoft Surface Book or Surface Pro 4, there's a slight chance you're among the unlucky few who have had freezing issues due to problematic touch drivers. Well no longer after this update.
Mobile

Oppo recognizes the value of stock Android, offers a special version for the Find 7 1:36

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo has realized not everyone wants Android covered in a custom UI, and has launched Project Spectrum, an almost stock ROM for its Find 7 smartphone.
Mobile

Christmas come early? The stylish, powerful Oppo R7S launches for $400 in December

Oppo has announced the R7S, a continuation of the R7 range of smartphones that already includes the R7 and R7 Plus. The high-spec device is coming to the U.S. and international markets in December.