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Apple’s streak ends as Samsung seizes U.S. smartphone crown for March

Thanks to the success of the Galaxy S7, Samsung dethroned Apple for the top spot in smartphone market share in the U.S.. However, If history repeats itself, Apple will be back on top in quick fashion.

A dash of Radiohead goes well with the Chili Peppers

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have released their first new single since 2011, a piano-driven cut that showcases a new sound from the band, which largely has to do with their new producer Dangermouse.

Epic Games may have made its last single-player game

If you liked romping through Epic Games' single-player campaigns during your gaming history, you're about to get a punch in the gut: Epic is planning on never making a single player game again, focusing instead on ever evolving, multiplayer…

Why Volkswagen's new SUV is so crucial to its future

Volkswagen's Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant just completed the first test body for a new midsize SUV that will carry the company's hopes and dreams for the U.S. market. Production will start later this year.

Want to see cute cats on your commute? U.K. arts collective aims to put them on the tube

An arts collective in the U.K. has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fill a subway station with cat photos, in place of advertisements. It's an attempt to take back public spaces, while creating something fun for commuters.
Movies & TV

May the fourth be with you: All the best from Star Wars Day 2016

Check out the coolest moments from Star Wars Day 2016, including some big announcements, exciting easter eggs, and hilarious videos dedicated to the fans of the Star Wars series.

Have your lights flash when the laundry’s done with GE’s IFTTT channels

GE Appliances is the first home appliance manufacturer to have a full suite of IFTTT channels for smart home appliances. Washer, dryer, and dishwasher channels were added to the existing cooking, refrigerator, and hot water heater channels…

Even your router can be smart with the Securifi Almond 3

On Thursday, Securifi announced the release of its Almond 3 Smart Home Wi-Fi system. Integrated with Echo's Alexa, the Almond 3 allows multiple units to come together to create a broad Wi-Fi network
Cool Tech

Here’s why tomorrow’s SpaceX launch will probably end in a fiery explosion

SpaceX and Elon Musk have spoken out about the likelihood that their next mission will not see the Falcon 9 rocket return home safely due to extreme altitudes and velocities.

Watch Netflix on the go? You now have more control over how much data it uses

In March, Netflix admitted that it had been throttling video for AT&T and Verizon customers, but would soon roll out changes to allow customers to control their mobile data usage in May. As promised, these controls are now rolling out.

Track your favorite Game of Thrones character on this interactive map of Westeros

If you'd like to keep up with where everyone is on Game of Thrones, you need a near-encyclopedic knowledge of George RR Martin's World of Ice and Fire. Fortunately we live in a world where others can do it for us, and now they've put it in…

The creators of Siri are now on a mission to destroy it

Siri's creators intended the virtual assistant to be more open, integrating with a variety of third-party services. That's why they created Viv, a new digital assistant to be unveiled on Monday.