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Dropbox is shutting down Mailbox and Carousel

Dropbox is bringing an end to its email and photo apps, Mailbox and Carousel. Mailbox will end service on February 26, 2016, and Carousel will follow suit on March 31, 2016, the company announced in a blog post.
Mobile

Edit your photos in RAW with Adobe Lightroom, which is now free to use

After Adobe made the iOS Lightroom app free to use without a Creative Cloud subscription, it has followed suit for the Android app. The app also makes use of Android's RAW capture capabilities.
Mobile

Top-level Samsung executives in hot water over insider trading investigation

Several Samsung executives are being investigated by South Korea's financial watchdog over accusations of insider trading. Samsung is waiting until the investigation's end in order to further comment on the matter.
Music

Spotify's Your Year in Music recaps your 2015 listening habits

Music streaming giant Spotify has released a new year-end feature called Your Year In Music, which allows users to log in a learn about their top songs, genres, and artists of 2015.
Wearables

Omate’s Rise smartwatch races past its fundraising goal in 15 minutes

The Omate Rise is a 3G smartwatch that runs full Android 5.1, but with a custom interface to make the OS usable on a small circular screen, and it's going to cost just $200. You'll have to be quick if you want it for that price though.
Mobile

Amazon’s Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition bundles Kindle Unlimited and a leather cover for $250

If you want a more versatile tablet that still makes reading a priority, take a look at Amazon's latest Reader's Edition for the Fire HD 8. The company is offering a year of Kindle Unlimited, and a limited-edition leather case along with…
Mobile

Amazon partners with Baidu to launch Fire Tablet in China

Amazon has announced that it will launch its inexpensive Fire Tablet in China, partnering with Baidu to import local apps onto the device. It is one of Amazon's first hardware moves in the country, as it tries to compete with local…
Wearables

Tag Heuer sees early success for sold out $1,500 smartwatch, more coming in late 2016 1:14

TAG Heuer's first smartwatch is the Carrera Connected, made in conjunction with Google and Intel. The watch costs $1,500, and can even be swapped for a mechanical TAG Heuer watch after two-years. Here's everything you need to know…
Mobile

Verizon rolling out Wi-Fi calling this week, but kicks off with Samsung devices only

Verizon this week flips the switch on Wi-Fi calling, finally joining AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint in offering the service. Although only Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge devices will get it at launch, it should land on iPhones and other handsets…
Gaming

Stephen Curry and Shaq lip-sync to Ed Sheeran’s Sing and it’s hilarious 4:14

Activision recently ran a fan contest for clips of people lip-synching to "Sing" by Ed Sheeran. Fans were asked to submit their best moments via the musical.ly mobile app. More than 100,000 videos were submitted, and the results…
Cool Tech

10,000 Google Cardboard headsets handed out to fans during the Patriots’ practice

Google, Bank of America, and Visa have teamed up with the New England Patriots to give away 10,000 Google Cardboard virtual reality headsets at Gillette Stadium in Massachusetts. Fans are taken virtually from the training room to…
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Clean Cube picks up and delivers your laundry using Internet-connected lockers

There are lots of laundry-delivery services in New York, but Clean Cube wants to differentiate itself by offering secured lockers for your laundry once its employees drop off your cleaned duds.