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Leaked picture shows mystery mini Sony tablet, and new Smartwatch 3 watch

A series of leaks have given us a glimpse of two new Sony devices, a tablet named the Z3 Compact Tablet, and what could be the SmartWatch 3. Both could make their debut alongside the Xperia Z3 smartphone next month.
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WhatsApp hits 600 million active users

WhatsApp continues to be the main player in the mobile messaging space, on Monday announcing it now has 600 million active users. The startup launched in 2009 before being acquired by Facebook earlier this year for $19 billion.
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Twitter likely to introduce ‘buy’ button later this year after partnering with Stripe

Twitter is reportedly partnering with online payments service Stripe for its push into e-commerce. The social media site could introduce a 'buy' button before year-end, enabling users to purchase items from businesses without leaving the…
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Man behind @evleaks speaks to BBC in rare TV interview

Evan Blass, better known as leaker extraordinaire @evleaks, announced this month he was done with spilling the beans on upcoming tech products. In a rare TV interview, the Philadelphia resident recently talked to the BBC about his former…
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49ers’ Levi’s Stadium is ready for some NFL football – and insanely heavy Wi-Fi traffic

Last Sunday, the San Francisco 49ers were blown out by the visiting Denver Broncos in a preseason game. The silver lining: The new Levi’s Stadium’s Wi-Fi network held up beautifully, serving up more than 2.1 terabytes of data to nearly…
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10 sounds that make us miss the olden days of tech

Technology used to be really noisy. From clacking typewriters to the shrill tones of dial up Internet, the past few decades are full of sounds that we may never have heard again if it weren't for YouTube. Here are out top 10 favorites.
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Security researchers expose Gmail smartphone hack

You're still taking care over which apps you install, right? Researchers in the U.S. have demonstrated how a mobile's shared memory can be used to gain access to other apps, including Gmail.
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Apple launches limited battery replacement program for iPhone 5

Potentially ideal for anyone with a qualifying iPhone 5 device, Apple has quietly launched a battery replacement program for anyone that is having trouble keeping their smartphone charged.
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Can Coin survive? Project delayed, backers outraged, doubts loom (Updated)

It looks like Coin is in a serious predicament. The e-wallet for your credit cards has delayed its launch, is charging backers for the beta version and has yet to answer important questions about its feasibility.
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Now that the same phone can have Windows or Android, will anyone choose Windows?

HTC has quietly announced the One M8 for Windows, and although there wasn't much fanfare, it's an important phone for both it and Microsoft. The question is, will you buy one?
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Most smartphone users download zero apps per month

New figures from industry analysts ComScore show that nearly two-thirds of us aren't downloading any apps at all, and spending most of our mobile time in our favorite one or two apps.