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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 600E and 410E processors are bound for IoT products

Venerable chipmaker Qualcomm has unveiled two new processors bound for IoT products: the Snapdragon 600E and 410E. They speak to the firm's broader ambitions in the burgeoning Internet of Things sector.
Mobile

DoorDash delivers voter registration forms straight to your doorstep

In this year's historic presidential election, companies across industries are doing everything they can to get out the vote and get voters to the polls, and that now includes online food-delivery service DoorDash.
Mobile

Samsung Pay celebrates 1st birthday with support for coupons, $100K in prizes

Samsung will celebrate its mobile payment service's first anniversary in the U.S. by introducing an in-app coupon service and $100,000 in prizes. The contest runs until 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, so submit your entries now!
Mobile

Tinder Boost is an upcoming feature that puts your profile at the front of the queue

Tinder is testing a new premium feature that should get you more matches by ensuring your profile is the first other people see when they open the app. The company has confirmed that Tinder Boost will receive a global rollout very soon.
Mobile

A Chicago man has admitted to his part in the ‘Celebgate’ nude photo hack

Remember the "Celebgate" photo hack of 2014? Chicago resident Edward Majerczyk, who on Tuesday entered a guilty plea for his part in the crime, is expected to receive a jail term of nine months.
Web

Google Street View hits an ace with 360 view of the Ryder Cup

The Ryder Cup tees off on Friday, with the U.S. team determined to snatch the trophy from Europe for the first time in eight years. Golf fans can even explore the course hole by hole thanks to a new interactive site launched by Google's…
Cool Tech

Dog whisperer alert: this AKC affiliated smart collar helps you stay in touch

Combining GPS technology with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi the Link AKC dog collar may be the ultimate pet tracker. There are lots of possibilities with this device, including training aids plus audible and visual signals.
Mobile

Alcatel’s Pixi 4 Plus Power certainly lives up to its billing with a huge 5,000mAh battery

Alcatel unveiled the Pixi 4 Plus Power, the latest addition to the company's Pixi 4 line of products that looks to emphasize battery life above all else with its gargantuan 5,000mAh battery.
Computing

Toshiba outs another family of OCZ SSDs as value-based hard drive replacements

After dishing out the OCZ VX500 SSD series just weeks ago for the mainstream market, Toshiba is eyeing the entry-level market with the new TL100 family. There are only two capacities reaching awesome read speeds of up to 550MB per second.
Social Media

Deleting your Instagram food porn could help feed the hungry

Land O'Lakes started a new charity campaign to help feed the hungry. Delete a photo of a meal posted to Instagram and 11 meals will be donated to one of the more than 200 food banks partnered with Feeding America.
Mobile

Google's latest iOS app update makes incognito searches sneakier than ever

Google has updated its iOS app with a new feature that will allow you to lock incognito tabs behind Touch ID, meaning that your friends and family will not happen to stumble across what you are doing.
Mobile

New features headed to Chrome for Android promise to supercharge mobile browsing

Google's debuting new features in the Chrome browser for Android that promise to speed up web browsing. One, Data Saver, compresses web pages on the fly, while another removes unnecessary images and background elements.