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Mobile

Waze will now get road construction data from 10 cities

Waze partnered with 10 cities for its Connected Citizens' project. The project connects local traffic agency and law enforcement data with the traffic reports from Waze users.
Mobile

Verizon won’t throttle your unlimited LTE data, after all

Even though Verizon originally announced that it would throttle the top 5 percent of unlimited 4G LTE users, the carrier reversed its decision. The FCC, which criticized Verizon's original decision, applauded the reversal.
Home Theater

Roku rolls out full screen mirroring for Android and Windows devices

Roku strikes a coupe today, announcing a new service that will allow up-to-date Android and Windows phones and PCs to stream anything and everything to its Roku 3 and Roku Streaming stick. The service rolls out in beta form today.
Home

Beecon is a free app for automating your home with iBeacons

It's been about a year since Apple first announced its iBeacon technology, and now, at long last, there's finally a free app that makes using it easy and accessible for the average Joe.
Mobile

Vertu trades flash for restraint in the mature, polished-titanium Aster

The Vertu Aster is the latest lifestyle-focused smartphone from the luxury manufacturer, which shuns much of the visual drama of previous models, and goes for subtle, sleek chic instead.
Computing

Cortana is coming to Windows 10, and we found the system files to prove it

It looks like a certain virtual voice assistant will eventually make its way to Windows 10. Learn more here.
Mobile

Lumia 530 with Windows Phone 8.1 arrives at T-Mobile and Cricket (updated)

Nokia, or should that be Microsoft, announced the Lumia 530 earlier this year, and now it has been confirmed for sale by the T-Mobile and Cricket networks, plus several high-street retailers.
Movies & TV

Angry Birds movie set to soar in 2016 with star-studded cast

Celebrating the milestone of one billion birds flung from its catapult, Rovio has revealed the cast list behind its forthcoming Angry Birds movie. The big names include Jason Sudeikis, Bill Hader, Peter Dinklage, and Maya Rudolph.
Home Theater

Adam Sandler ditches theaters to star in four exclusive Netflix movies

Adam Sandler will produce four movies exclusively for Netflix. The comedian's international appeal inspired Netflix to offer the deal, which it hopes will help it gain more subscribers.
Mobile

LG wants to make a smartwatch powered by WebOS

LG has plans to bring WebOS back to the mobile world, just not installed on a smartphone, but a smartwatch instead. A developer website gave the game away, but revealed little in the way of detail.
Mobile

San Francisco launches free Wi-Fi in public spaces, with help from Google

Announced over a year ago, San Francisco on Wednesday delivered on its promise to roll out free Wi-Fi in public spaces across the city. The project was made possible thanks to $600,000 worth of funding from Google.
Mobile

Martian Notifier smartwatch gets iOS 8 support, and new screen tap feature

Martian, makers of the cool Notifier smartwatch, has pushed out a pair of updates for the device. The new firmware adds iOS 8 support, and a clutch of new features are included in the app.