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It’s more than the wallet-killer: Everything you need to know about NFC

NFC is catching on in several ways, and will only become more commonplace in the future. Here's everything you need to know about the burgeoning technology, including how it impacts your future purchases and file-sharing practices.
Movies & TV

‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ trailer takes the battle to a new level 2:10

20th Century Fox has released the first trailer for War for the Planet of the Apes, the upcoming third chapter in the rebooted Planet of the Apes series, which brings the battle between human and apes to a new, explosive level.

Chevrolet warns the Bolt could lose 40 percent of its range in eight years

Chevrolet's all-electric Bolt boasts 238 miles of range, but that figure could drop drastically in just eight years' time. A snippet in the owner's manual warns the battery could lose 40 percent of its capacity over the warranty period.

Yes, the ‘Star Wars: Battlefront’ sequel will have a single-player campaign mode

The upcoming sequel to Star Wars: Battlefront will include a campaign mode. The feature was absent from 2015's less-than-impressive release, and was the focus of much of the criticism of the game.

Wake up in your jacket with Patagonia’s brilliant hybrid sleep system

It’s every ounce that counts, so why carry more than you have to? Patagonia’s Hybrid Sleeping Bag is a half-bag system that combines a baffled down bottom with the top layers that the adventurer is already wearing.
Home Theater

Emotiva’s BasX MC-700 processor aims for high-end sound without the price

Emotiva Audio Corporation wants to prove that high-end audio doesn't mean absurdly high prices with its BasX MC-700 surround sound processor, which offers support for 7.1-channel surround sound and 4K UHD video with HDR.
Social Media

Glassdoor reveals its top workplaces, and tech is king once again

Glassdoor has just released its annual list of the Best Places to Work, and unsurprisingly, tech still reigns supreme when it comes to employee satisfaction. Facebook ranks No. 2 on the list.

Toyota simultaneously focusing on hybrids and battery-powered electric vehicles

Toyota will continue to develop hybrid systems while it also works on all-electric vehicle powertrains. The Japanese car company is shifting from fuel cell technology development to battery-electric zero emission vehicles.

Tesla just took a big step toward its goal of building 500,000 cars annually

Tesla Motors has just received permission to double the size of its Fremont, California, factory. The expansion could add up to 11 new buildings to the site, allowing the company to build 500,000 cars annually.
Movies & TV

Peter Parker swings into action with Iron Man in first ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ trailer 2:16

Michael Keaton's debut as The Vulture happens in explosive fashion in the first trailer for Spider-Man: Homecoming, the first solo feature for the webslinger since he entered Marvel's cinematic universe.

Mercedes-AMG's GT R blitzes the Nurburgring

The Mercedes-AMG GT R recorded a Nurburging lap time of 7:10.92, making it among the fastest production cars to ever lap the legendary German racetrack. The Mercedes beat rivals like the Porsche 911 GT3 RS.
Home Theater

Grace Digital’s SiriusXM Sound Station offers big features in a small package

If you’re looking for a portable satellite radio that doesn’t skimp on features, the Grace Digital SiriusXM Sound Station may be worth a look, thanks to its full sound and built-in display.