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This portable device battery is waterproof and as tough as military equipment

Looking for a new external battery that can handle thick and thin? The Poseidon external battery is waterproof, shockproof, and designed to military specs.
Mobile

Facebook went down for an hour and people actually called 911 to report it

Facebook suffered an outage earlier this week allegedly due to an internal glitch. For some reason, this led to people actually calling 911, wondering when the outage would end.
Home

Don't be fooled, this Pebble-like device could automate and help heat your home better

The Tempo is an environmental monitor that looks like a pebble you picked up on the beach. Not only can it make sure your cigars are in pristine condition, but it can help isolate heating energy waste in your home and act as an iBeacon.
Home Theater

Nickelodeon breaks out of cable’s cage, preps standalone streaming service

Nickelodeon will be offering its kid's programming through a standalone subscription streaming service, following the lead of other networks going the a la carte route, like HBO and CBS.
Music

Stream it or skip it? Death Cab for Cutie and Jagged Edge make their returns

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks are worth listening to and which you should skip. Up this week: Death Cab for Cutie, Jagged Edge, Lil Wayne and many more.
Android Army

How to shut off Android notifications (Updated for Android 5.0)

If you're sick of spam Android notifications then identify the apps responsible and get rid of them. We explain how to find offending apps and stop push notifications.
Wearables

This sports app provides plenty of advice on how to improve your swinging lifestyle

Zepp's wearables provide a wealth of data on users' golf, tennis, and baseball swings. Now its companion app will give analysis and recommend drills to improve your performance over time.
Photography

Motrr Galileo auto-rotating dock adds support for iPhone 6, new app for video chat

Creating 360-degree panoramas is a cinch on your iPhone if you have a Galileo robotic dock and a free app from Sphere. The dock automatically pans and tilts your iPhone to capture the view all around you.
Mobile

Microsoft’s new Outlook app for iOS and Android syncs all your email together

Microsoft's new Outlook app for iOS and Android syncs email from all your accounts in one place, has a built-in calendar, shows you attachments, and more. The new app makes it much easier to use Outlook email on any platform.
Mobile

This passport lets you use a selfie as the photo, no duck face allowed

Later this year, Ireland will introduce an official passport which uses a selfie as the photo. A smartphone app will be used to apply for the card, through which the snapshot will also be taken.
Mobile

The $200 Jolla Tablet's a crowd-funding hit, proves people-power works

Finnish firm Jolla has announced the Jolla Tablet, which is up for pre-order through the crowd-funding website Indiegogo, and features a 7.85-inch, high resolution screen, an Intel processor, and the new Sailfish OS 2.0 software.