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After conquering cameras with the NX1, now Samsung may quit them forever

For a moment, it shined. Then, it fizzled. Samsung did the impossible with its flagship NX1 mirrorless camera, but two years later it has all but vanished, without any word on a replacement. Here's why Samsung may be exiting the market.

Microsoft’s Project Florence turns a plant’s electrical impulses into messages

Developed by post-doc researcher Helene Steiner, Microsoft's Project Florence transmits a plant's chemical and electrical output into readable messages which indicate how a plant is feeling or if it needs more water.
Cool Tech

Harvard Medical School research suggests that vaccines could help fight Alzheimer’s

Although changes in brain chemistry have been linked to Alzheimer's, scientists have yet to determine a cause, let alone a cure. But treatment may be in sight thanks to the work of researchers from Harvard Medical School.
Home Theater

Fluance wants you to #RespectTheRecord with two affordable new turntables, out now

Earlier this year, Fluance unveiled a pair of new turntables, taking to Kickstarter in order to gauge interest. Both the RT80 and RT81 are now available for sale, with pre-orders shipping to backers starting today.

Look out, Google Assistant! Siri could soon get a pretty significant upgrade

Apple isn't going to let Google have all the fun in the new generation of personal assistants -- it looks like the company is seeking to implement VocalIQ into Siri, making for an assistant that's much better at understanding context.

Buh-bye 16GB iPhone! Rumor has it the iPhone 7 will start with 32GB of storage

Forget about the iPhone 6S -- that's already old news. Rumors have already started to spread about Apple's latest offering, the iPhone 7, a device we almost certainly won't see until the end of 2016.

The next Galaxy Note phone could skip a generation and launch alongside a new Edge model

Already looking to see what's up with the next Galaxy Note? Here's a look at the latest news and rumors surrounding the Samsung Galaxy Note 6, including talk of an early release to jump ahead of the next iPhone.
Movies & TV

‘Game of Thrones’ star Clarke wants to shake, stir spy series by playing Bond, Jane Bond

Not only does Emilia Clarke want to be the one to turn James Bond into Jane Bond, she has already decided on a co-star. Spoiler alert: He's one of the most revered leading men in all of Hollywood.

Court: Law enforcement do not need a warrant to ask carriers for your location

A U.S. Circuit Court has just ruled that law enforcement do not need a warrant to ask carriers for your phone's location. The precedent comes after the House of Representatives just voted down a bill that aimed to regulate the same issue.
Android Army

T-Mobile’s Tourist Plan is an affordable, three-week data plan for visitors to the US

T-Mobile's launching a new plan aimed at international visitors to the U.S. It's called the Tourist Plan, and it starts at $30 for three weeks of data and unlimited talk and text.
Movies & TV

Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors took over Twitter on Memorial Day weekend

Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors eliminated Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder to advance to the NBA Finals by winning two consecutive games over the Memorial Day weekend. Those games had more Twitter activity than…

Google wants to make its next personal assistant more personable by giving it a childhood

It looks like Google Assistant is set to be a lot more personable than previous personal assistants -- in fact, Google is even working on giving it a childhood and making it seem vulnerable so that users can build trust with it.