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Jaguar’s XJ sedan will live on as a hybridized luxury elite

Autocar is reporting that Jaguar executives have decided not to scrap its XJ sedan after all, but instead will reinvent it as a hybrid halo model to compete with elite luxury manufacturers.
Home Theater

Sony successfully streams first live North American soccer game in 4K

If your the type of sports fan that likes to see every bead of sweat and blade of grass during your favorite team's broadcasts, 4K streaming could be your ticket to a truly immersive experience.

Google Maps lets you change your home and work icons

The latest Google Maps update lets you change your home and work images into various different icons, from a dragon or a castle, to a windmill or a crane. The update should be available on Android now.

The Galaxy S7 Edge has the top-ranked smartphone camera

Samsung promised the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge would have amazing cameras, and boy did it deliver. Popular camera review site DxoMark review the S7 Edge and declared it the best smartphone camera in the world.

‘Music is suffering’ On 99¢, Santigold calls to fix a broken streaming biz

On her latest album 99 Cents, Santigold challenges the streaming music-biz model that brought us the likes of Spotify without losing the energetic bounce that vaulted her to stardom.
Emerging Tech

Sneaky new drone can hide under water for months, then float to the surface to take off

Even after being submerged underwater for two months, Johns Hopkins' CRACUNS drone has the ability to rise to the surface and conduct aerial missions. The University's Applied Physics Laboratory calls the drone a "success" for sponsors.

Report: Sony preparing to launch 4K-capable “PS4.5”

Sony may be preparing to release a more powerful version of the PlayStation 4, anecdotally referred to as the PlayStation 4.5, with a more powerful GPU

Asus is replacing ROG Swift PG279Q monitors subjected to ‘IPS glow’ and backlight bleeding

If you were one of many in North America to purchase an Asus ROG Swift PG279Q monitor and are experiencing backlight bleed, you may be eligible for a complimentary replacement.

Lenovo waves buh-bye to Motorola President Rick Osterloh in big shakeup

Lenovo is set to completely restructure Motorola, and the first victim of the shakeup is Motorola President Rick Osterloh. Osterloh led the company through the Lenovo acquisition, but his time at Moto is done.

Worried about car hacking? FBI and DOT offer safety tips

As cars become more connected, they also become more vulnerable to hackers. Here's what the FBI and DOT say you can do to help protect your car, and what to do if you think your car has been hacked.
Home Theater

Bang & Olufsen will be pumping out new TVs with help from LG

A press release from Bang & Olufsen revealed a partnership between the Dutch electronics manufacturer and the Korean television giant LG. The collaboration is expected to result in new televisions being produced on a larger scale.
Smart Home

This could be the first bike bell you ever buy

Australian bike accessories company Knog gives the century-old, standard bicycle bell a sleek, modern look. This bike bell is designed with a discreet, modern look and a new sound.