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ZTE working to solve U.S. component sales ban — and save the company

The U.S. Department of Commerce has banned American companies from selling components to China-based ZTE. The company allegedly made false statements to U.S. officials in 2016 and 2017. Here's everything you need to know.
Mobile

For its 15th-anniversary phones, Meizu nixes the notch and shuns 18:9 screens

Meizu has announced three new phones to celebrate its 15th anniversary, but rather than embrace new design and tech for the screens, it has stuck with a traditional look. Here's what you need to know about the Meizu 15 range.
Computing

Cybersecurity is the target of Udacity’s next nanodegree

Udacity is prepping its first-ever nanodegree program in cybersecurity. The elearning company wants the course to play a role in the fight against the growing threat of online attacks against companies and organizations.
Mobile

A phone scam is nabbing millions of dollars from the U.S. Chinese community

Phone scammers claiming to be from a Chinese consular office are tricking people across the U.S. out of large sums of money. In New York City alone, members of the Chinese community have reportedly lost over two million dollars.
Emerging Tech

Rest that hand, this $365K machine can sign your name for you

The Signing Machine from Swiss watchmaker Jaquet Droz is an extraordinary piece of work. Created to showcase the company's mechanical clockwork technology, the machine can sign your name so you don't have to. But it'll cost you.
Mobile

Apps featured by the Apple App Store saw a bump of up to 800% in downloads

It has long been the dream of iOS app developers everywhere to land a coveted spot on one of the App Store's featured lists. But it's not just bragging rights that these developers are winning -- it could also be a major spike in downloads
Mobile

We put the last 4 iPhones through a battery beatdown

The iPhone X boasts commendable battery life, but how does it compare to that of the 6S Plus, 7 Plus, and 8 Plus? To answer this question, we tested the longevity of each device using a 10-hour video on YouTube.
Mobile

Flaws, failures, and flops: These are the worst smartphones ever made

Which devices can claim the poisoned chalice on the list of the worst smartphones of all time? Flawed designs, buggy software, missing features, pointless gimmicks, and worse make up this motley crew of phones.
Mobile

‘Namoo — Wonders of Plant Life’ uses immersive graphics to teach you about nature

Namoo -- Wonders of Plant Life is an educational app that gives users an in-depth overview of how different plants function. Using vibrant illustrations, 3D simulations, more, the app takes you through nine different chapters about nature.
Emerging Tech

Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Haptic bass straps, musical rings, and more

Check out our roundup of the best new 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!
Mobile

AT&T brings ‘5G Evolution’ to more than 100 new markets

AT&T is working to expand its 5G coverage by increasing the number of cities eligible for its "5G Evolution" service. While not true 5G, this program does lay the groundwork 5G.
Mobile

Keep your new iPad (2018) sparkling with the best screen protectors

Your iPad sports a stunning 9.7-inch screen and you'll want it to stay that way. The best iPad (2018) screen protectors guard against cracks, scratches, and even smudging from your fingers. Check out our top picks here.