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Nomad makes cables more useful, fits an extended battery pack to a really strong one

Accessory manufacturer Nomad's new Battery Cable fits a sleek, inline battery pack to a super tough iPhone charging cable, so you'll never be without either option in a phone-power emergency.

Could this AI camera system detect a lie with polygraph-level accuracy?

The wires of the polygraph could one day be replaced by a simple camera with facial mapping software. An artificial intelligence company recently developed the Fraudoscope, which boasts the same accuracy as a polygraph.
Movies & TV

Justin Lin will reboot ‘Knight Rider’ as a digital series

Classic '80s television series Knight Rider is getting rebooted by Fast and Furious and Star Trek Beyond director Justin Lin as a live-action digital series for web video network Machinima

Opera 41 speeds up your browsing experience by boosting multitab performance on startup

Opera 41 tweaks the way that the browser loads tabs on start-up, prioritizing certain pages over others to ensure that users can access the content they're looking for as quickly as possible.
Home Theater

Soundcast returns with the new VG-1 waterproof Bluetooth speaker

After three years without releasing a new product, Soundcast has finally returned with the new $150 VG-1 Bluetooth speaker, which aims to pack high-quality sound into a rugged, waterproof exterior.

10 burgeoning fashion designers pitch their ideas for next-gen wearables

Intel has partnered with the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund (CVFF) and challenged 10 burgeoning designers to integrate Intel Curie chips into an article of clothing in an inspirational way.

LG may help Samsung avoid an explosive Galaxy S8

The Samsung Galaxy S7 is outselling the iPhone 6S and the 6S Plus. With that feat under its belt, it's time to shift focus to next year's flagship -- the Galaxy S8. Here's everything you need to know.

Apple Pay arrives in 26 more banks in the United States this month

Apple Pay is growing rapidly, so we've built a list of all the vendors, retailers, and companies that plan to support Apple Pay or already do. Plus, we've integrated details on its forthcoming international launch.

LinkUK will take LinkNYC’s free Wi-Fi kiosks across the Atlantic

Having ironed out some of the kinks of the LinkNYC program, plans have been announced for a consortium to partner with BT in an effort to transform London's disused payphones into free Wi-Fi kiosks.

Nintendo Switch puppy plush combines the two best things in the world

A fast-acting Nintendo fan has created a plush that combines the console's canine-like features with a real puppy, complete with a tongue and tail. The controllers' buttons act as spots and eyes on the dog's face.

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…

The painted world of ‘Dark Souls III – Ashes of Ariandel’ is no ‘Super Mario 64’

Dark Souls III - Ashes of Ariandel is available now, and the game's launch trailer shows off its snowy, painted world. The expansion includes two new bosses, as well as a fleshed-out competitive option.