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Lyft rides into New York, service starts Friday

Lyft is about to roll into New York, taking on rival Uber in the ride-sharing game. Kicking off at 7pm on Friday, the startup is offering all new passengers free rides for two weeks.
Mobile

10 totally innocent things you can’t do on Facebook

Facebook has removed an image showing a toddler's bottom, and warned the poster she'd be banned if it was posted again. It's not the first time Facebook has over-reacted, so here's ten more examples to prove it.
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LG launches KizON, a wearable device that lets parents track their kids

A day after LG's G Watch went on sale worldwide, the Korean tech company has unveiled another wrist-based device – KizON. This one, however, is designed to be worn by kids, and includes a tracker so their parents can keep an eye on their…
Cool Tech

Take a look at Samsung’s ‘Gear VR’ headset, September launch expected

Further confirmation has landed of Samsung's development of a virtual reality headset. Apparently called the Gear VR, the device is expected to be unveiled in September at the IFA trade show in Berlin.
Mobile

Panasonic gets tough on the Toughpad, adds hot swap battery, new features to the FZ-G1

Panasonic has announced it will be shipping a newly updated version of the Toughpad FZ-G1, the Windows 8.1 Pro tablet that's built to play rough. Among the changes is the ability to change the battery without switching off the device.
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Move over Monet: This app-controlled digital canvas will display any art

Electric Objects wants to make your home into a digital art museum with the EO1 digital frame. Using the app, you can decide which painting, photo, art piece, or GIF you want to display at any time.
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ZTE Nubia Z7 cleverly clones the LG G3 and offers it for less money

ZTE introduced a new high-end smartphone called the Nubia Z7. Although its specs are mostly the same as the LG G3's, the Nubia Z7 costs about $100 less.
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Apple patents method for creating all glass iPhones, iPads, and more

Apple received yet another interesting patent from the U.S. Patent Office. This one describes a new method of creating all-glass housings for future iPhones, iPads, and more.
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Passport: BlackBerry explains why it’s ‘hip to be square’

With a couple of months to go before the launch of BlackBerry's Passport smartphone, the mobile company has taken to its blog to explain more about why it chose to incorporate a square display.
Computing

Samsung hit in audacious heist, criminals nab 40,000 devices

Samsung looks to be down by about $6 million today after a gang of robbers raided one of its manufacturing plants in Brazil. The heist saw the gang load up around seven trucks with some 40,000 Samsung products, including smartphones…
Mobile

Want to take the ultimate selfie? Sony says you need the new Xperia C3

Sony has officially introduced the Xperia C3, which it calls the first PROSelfie smartphone, thanks to not only an LED flash above the screen, but a wide variety of apps and features usually seen only on the rear camera.