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The Galaxy C9 Pro is the first Samsung smartphone with 6GB RAM

A faulty Galaxy Note 7 will not stop Samsung from releasing new phones, starting with the Galaxy C9 Pro. The phone will only be available in China starting November 11 for around $470.
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NASA plans to start a garbage fire in space … on purpose

While starting a fire in space generally doesn't seem like a recommendable course of action, it's precisely what NASA is planning on doing with its Cygnus cargo spacecraft, which was recently sent into space.
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Amazon’s new Fire TV user interface looks pretty different, and pretty great

If you were in search of just one more reason to spend your weekend glued to your computer or television screen, here it is -- Amazon has just unveiled its new Fire TV user interface, and it'll make your viewing experience all the better.

All new Samsung smartphones in India will support 4G LTE

In a power move meant to launch India into the modern mobile age, Samsung has announced that it will only be launching 4G smartphones in the burgeoning market.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Smelly locks, holograms, a hydration wearable

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!

Thanks but no thanks: WikiLeaks asks its supporters to stop DDoS attacks

In a message sent out via Twitter (one of the many internet sites affected by the attack on Dyn), WikiLeaks implored its "supporters" to stop attacking the web at large. "Mr. Assange is still alive and WikiLeaks is still publishing."

Uber hunts for more business in Mexico with Uber-branded debit card

Bank cards don't always support online payments in Mexico. Uber has therefore partnered with Bankaool, for its own Mastercard debit card. The Uber card can be used any place that accepts Mastercard and new users get their first Uber ride…

Airbnb files federal lawsuit after passage of prohibitive New York bill

With the law's official passage on Friday, owners listing on Airbnb for less than 30 days can be fined $1,000 for their first violation, $5,000 for their second, and $7,500 for the third and every violation thereafter.

Alpine ICE has loads of wattage and space for cans with a price to match

Answer the call to outdoor party central with the Wrangler-sized PWD-CB1 Alpine In-Cooler Entertainment system. Call it Alpine ICE for short. The cooler/speaker combo plugs into your Jeep's 12-volt power outlet or other substantial power…

Meet the Instagram phenom making art with a Game Boy Camera from 1998

As Game Boy Cameraman on Instagram, London photographer Jean-Jacques Calbayrac posts photos shot with an attachment for the retro game console. We chatted with him about his process, his motivation, and finding other people's 8-bit nudes.

Walmart invests $50 million in Chinese online grocery and delivery company

To compete with Amazon, Walmart Stores Inc. is investing $50 million in Chinese online grocery and delivery company New Dada, the retail giant announced Friday. With the move, Walmart embeds itself in China’s economy.

Seattle man is alive today thanks to smartphone app alerts

PulsePoint, a 911 system-connected app, alerted 41 CPR-trained citizens within 330 yards to respond to a man who collapsed after getting off his bike. The app, developed by a former fire department chief, has issued alerts for…