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Pay with your Pebble watch with the Pagare strap

Jealous of Apple Watch users paying with their watches? If you own a Pebble device, check out Pagaré on Kickstarter. The strap is indistinguishable from Pebble's normal straps, but it lets you make contactless payments via NFC.

Utah’s proposed anti-doxxing law draws criticism

Utah State Representative David Lifferth is proposing laws to clamp down on doxxing, but the wording of the legislature is being criticized as heavy-handed and having an unfairly wide berth.

Uber Paris came to a screeching halt on Tuesday

Uber is turning the tables ... on itself. To protest regulation changes in Paris that critics claim were made to appease taxi drivers, the transportation giant shut down its services in the French capital for around four hours on Tuesday.

Start dating more efficiently with one of these 7 apps

Everyone knows online dating can be stressful, time-consuming, and downright awful. Check out our top picks for the best Android and iPhone dating apps to streamline the process and find the right date.

Alfa Romeo denies Giulia delay is due to crash test issues

A recent news report claimed a six-month delay in the launch of the Alfa Romeo Giulia was due to poor performance in internal crash tests, but Alfa vigorously denies this, calling the report "not accurate."
Social Media

Facebook ordered to stop tracking non-users in France within three months

The French data protection authority has ordered Facebook to stop tracking non-users’ Web activity without their consent within three months or face fines. The issue concerns Facebook's use of cookies to gather data, which is then…

15 of the most annoying Android 5.0 Lollipop problems, and how to fix them

The latest Lollipop-flavored version of Android has plenty to offer, but there are always bugs and issues with new software. Here are the most common Android 5.0 Lollipop problems with advice on how to solve them.
Health & Fitness

Smart sleeve for stroke patients seeks to aid in faster recovery

Developed by researchers at Southampton University, this smart sleeve for stroke patients seeks to provide data regarding muscle movement and strength as its wearer engages in everyday at-home tasks to aid in faster recovery.

After a one week hiatus, Google reinstates Adblock Fast to the Play Store

Ad blocking is no longer a luxury for just iPhone users. Samsung rolled out an update to its Android browser, giving it the ability to block ads using third-party apps such as Adblock Fast.

To protect drivers, F1 wants to give cars ‘Halos’

Formula One plans to integrate the "Halo" canopy into car designs beginning with the 2017 season. The feature is meant to protect drivers in open-topped F1 cars from airborne debris.
Movies & TV

Netflix just revealed the title and logo for its new Voltron series

The upcoming, animated series that will reboot the Voltron franchise will be titled Voltron: Legendary Defender, according to a promotional image released by Netflix and DreamWorks Animation.
Social Media

Twitter just established its Trust & Safety Council to stop online abuse

"We are announcing the formation of the Twitter Trust & Safety Council, a new and foundational part of our strategy to ensure that people feel safe expressing themselves on Twitter," wrote Patricia Cartes, Head of Global Policy Outreach.