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Cars

Mining truck dumps the cab and the driver who used to sit in it

Komatsu's heavy dump truck doesn't need a driver so it can lose the cab and gain more capacity as well as improved handling and productivity. The monster robot truck doesn't need to turn around and has both four-wheel drive and…
Movies & TV

Jon Favreau teams up with Disney again to direct live-action 'The Lion King'

Disney has plans for another live-action/CG version of a classic film. This time, 'The Lion King' will be reimagined, and 'Jungle Book' director Jon Favreau is set to helm the project.
Wearables

Huawei’s next smartwatch could run Samsung’s Tizen instead of Android Wear

According to recent reports, Huawei may be looking to move away from Android Wear for its next smartwatch -- the company is reportedly testing building a watch with Samsung's Tizen instead.
Wearables

Verily is reportedly developing a watch to track more than your pulse

Verily, the life sciences division of Google parent company Alphabet, is reportedly developing a wearable that can accurately track heart rate, steps, and other biological markers.
DT Daily

Apple to set up UK HQ inside iconic London landmark 2:37

Also today: Amazon rolls out a new $40 Fire TV streaming stick with Alexa voice control baked right in, and the Apple iPhone 7 has just hit stores, so of course rumors around the 10th anniversary iPhone 8 are already swirling.
Computing

Latest Windows Insider build turns off the lights and squashes annoying bugs

The latest Windows Insider build rolls out new Edge extensions and fixes a handful of bugs, including one which interrupted some users music listening experience every single second.
Home

Samsung washing machines are exploding with 21 reported cases

If you have a top-loading Samsung washing machine, you need to check your serial number. In certain circumstances, a number of Samsung machines have exploded on their users, potentially causing harm.
Mobile

Meetup launches rebranding effort with completely redesigned mobile apps

Meetup is undergoing a rebranding on mobile and the web. As part of the gargantuan effort, it's launched completely redesigned apps for Android and iOS with simplified interfaces and new functionality.
Product Review

Samsung HW-K950 Dolby Atmos Review

Samsung's K950 does Dolby Atmos without the clutter.
Computing

Nvidia ditches mobile for self-driving cars with latest super chip: Xavier

Your computer and your next car could have something in common: they both might be running an Nvidia chip under the hood. On Wednesday, Nvidia announced a chip marketed as an “AI supercomputer" for self-driving cars.
Home

Smart home cost of entry dipped with Honeywell Lyric T5 Smart Thermostat

Honeywell added a new thermostat, the Lyric T5 Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat, to its Lyric family of connected home products. The T5 works with Amazon Echo and Apple HomeKit and includes geofencing, calendar scheduling, and notification…