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Leak gives an early, and very tempting, look at the Huawei Mate 9 and Mate 9 Pro

Huawei is hard at work at the next additions to the Mate lineup, the Mate 9 and Mate 9 Pro. From leaks about the phone's design to leaks about the device's specs, here's everything we know about the phone so far.

The more your kitchen evolves, the more it stays the same

We’ve come a long way since discovering fire, but even as our kitchens sprout screens, Wi-Fi and sensors, the fundamentals of good cooking remain unchanged.
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This inflatable turns any table into a standing desk

If you like the idea of a portable standing desk and you don't mind inflating it every time you go to use it, then the YoUP could be just the ticket.

This new beach safety app uses AI to teach swimmers about sea safety

The Australian authorities have teamed up with Samsung to create a nifty augmented-reality app designed to improve beach safety by showing swimmers how to identify rip currents and other hazards in the water.
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Sweden has just made it a whole lot harder to fly camera drones

A recent ruling by Sweden's highest court has apparently made it a whole lot harder for people to fly camera drones there. The authorities have decided the machines are a kind of surveillance camera so a special permit will now be needed to…

You'll soon be able to walk in and out of a uBreakiFix store with a repaired Pixel or Pixel XL

Google will team up with uBreakiFix for the latter to offer walk-in repairs for the Pixel and Pixel XL. Repairs include screen replacements, as well as charging port and battery repairs.
Movies & TV

Tom Cruise and ‘Jack Reacher’ are no match for ‘A Madea Halloween’

Tom Cruise and the sequel to 'Jack Reacher' were no match for Tyler Perry's holiday-themed comedy 'Boo! A Madea Halloween,' which won the weekend with an impressive $27.6 million debut.

Another Samsung device just caught on fire — this time, the Galaxy S7 Edge

If you thought you were finished hearing about Samsung and their spontaneously combusting devices, think again. It's not just the Galaxy Note 7 that's presenting a problem -- it's now the Galaxy S7 Edge, too.
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Supply ship successfully arrives at International Space Station

The Cygnus cargo spacecraft, developed by Orbital ATK Inc., was captured by the ISS’ robotic arm at 7:28 a.m. EDT (1128 GMT) today. The ship carried materials for science experiments and other supplies for the crew.

The award-winning rEvolve tiny home has a roof deck, solar, room for your dog

At the first Tiny House Competition, an entry from Santa Clara University called the rEvolve House took home the honor of being the best overall design, along with eight other awards including "Best Integrated Lighting."

The first Apple HomeKit compatible garage door opener is coming soon

Connect the Nold Open to any garage or gate opener for shareable control by smartphone app. An Apple HomeKit compatible version using Siri is coming soon, according to the Indiegogo campaign.
Social Media

Facebook has re-approved a breast cancer awareness ad after initially blocking it for its content

A few days after Swedish cancer charity Cancerfonden posted an informational ad titled “Get to know your breasts” which featured pink cartoon circles to symbolize breasts, the social network removed the post.