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SoundHound unleashes Hound from private beta, announces Yelp and Uber integration

Google, Apple, and Microsoft have some serious competition. SoundHound has released its digital voice assistant, Hound, from private beta. The company is touting it to be faster, while offering a more normal conversational experience.
Computing

Grovemade’s $79 MacBook Dock is a stylish compliment for your pricey laptop

The MacBook Dock from Grovemade could make a nice addition to your home or office workstation, assuming you have a compatible Apple laptop and other Desk Collection utilities to match.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 10 paid iPhone apps on sale for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
Mobile

3D Touch and convenient live detour feature added to Google Maps on the iPhone

Google has updated the iOS version of Google Maps, adding the convenient detour feature launched on Android last year, along with support for 3D Touch shortcuts on the latest iPhone models.
Computing

Ethernet broke on your Mac? You’re not alone, here’s the fix

Somehow Apple managed to add the Ethernet driver to a list of banned kernel extensions, meaning many Mac users can't use wired connections. Here's the fix.
Mobile

Satechi's magnetic phone mount for your car may be sleek, but it's not strong enough to secure big phones

In-car smartphone mounts are usually big, ugly, spidery messes of plastic and metal. Not so with the Satechi Magnet Vent Mount, which is small, subtle, and attractively designed. However, does it still do the job?
Computing

Don’t worry, the backdoor to your data already exists

If someone gets a hold of one of the master keys to your device, taking over your digital life could be as easy as flipping a switch. The ongoing struggle between Apple and the FBI brings obsolete security measures back to light.
Mobile

Weekly Rewind: Drone crosses English Channel, Kanye terrorizes Twitter, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…
Computing

Which MacBook Pro 13 should you buy?

A new MacBook Pro 13 is a big investment, so it's important to buy the right model. We've evaluated all the options and selected the version we think is the best value for most buyers.
Android Army

Apple is the most preferred smartphone brand in the US, followed by Samsung and Motorola

Apple is the most preferred smartphone brand for consumers looking to change their device in the U.S., followed by Samsung, Motorola, and LG, according to the latest data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.
Android Army

Samsung wins $120 million appeal in ongoing patent fight with Apple

Samsung notched a big legal victory on Friday when a U.S. appeals court overturned a May 2014 verdict ordering the South Korean company to pay Apple $119.6 million for infringing on smartphone patents.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! Eight paid iPhone apps on sale for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…