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Wow, Xiaomi’s new Android UI is almost indistinguishable from iOS 7

Xiaomi is often accused of copying Apple's smartphone and iOS design elements, but its latest MIUI 6 update looks almost exactly like iOS 7 in several key ways.

LG preps G Watch 2 with OLED screen for IFA

LG may soon introduce its second smartwatch, the G Watch 2. The company's next wearable may have an OLED screen and a Qualcomm processor when it debuts.
Home Theater

No Netflix needed: AT&T may be gearing up to broadcast cable TV to your phone

A top executive for AT&T announced the carrier expects to begin deployment of LTE Broadcast, or LTE "Multicast," sometime next year, a move that signifies a potential shift to cable TV delivery via mobile devices. AT&T CSO John Stankey…
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DT Daily: TechFest NW wrap, Statues call smartphones, Behind the scenes at Laika 2:11

Over the weekend, thought leaders in the Tech world converged on Portland Oregon to sip good coffee, drink microbrews, and share their insights at Techfest Northwest. Speakers ranged from RE/CODE’s Kara Swisher, to the NFL’s…

Microsoft launches WindUp, its own time-limited picture sharing app (Updated)

Microsoft has launched WindUp, an app that lets you send messages to your friends which are deleted after a set amount of time or views. Despite similarities to Snapchat, Microsoft says the app is part of an ongoing research project into…
Movies & TV

Eminem’s new single debuts in preview for The Equalizer with Denzel Washington

A TV spot for Denzel Washington's violent, upcoming film based on the hit '80s series also features a preview of Eminem's upcoming single "Guts Over Fear."

Sony will offer discounted albums through iTunes for iOS users

Available now, Sony's "Album of the Day" app offers iPhone users discounted albums for download through iTunes. The app first launched in Germany back in March, though time will tell if it's successful in the U.S.

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor season pass gets you missions, runes, skins, and more

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment reveals the first details of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor's downloadable content, which will be available for pre-order via a Season Pass.
Movies & TV

The Strain weekly recap: ‘Occultation’ moons New York

There’s nowhere to run to, baby. Nowhere to hide. For the poor souls trapped in New York on FX’s The Strain, the safe zones are becoming few and far between. A blood-thirsty menace rages throughout New York City, thanks to an…

The IBM Simon, the world’s first smartphone, to be put on display at London Science Museum

Considered the world's first smartphone, the IBM Simon will form part of a new exhibition at the London Science Museum later this year. The device has a touchscreen and a stylus, but the battery lasts only for an hour.