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The Galaxy S9 Plus vs. Galaxy Note 8: Samsung’s heavyweights slug it out

We compare Samsung's Galaxy S9 with the Galaxy Note 8 and pick a winner in various categories to help you choose between them. Find out how these two smartphones measure up on performance, design, software, and more.

Ford is helping you drive more safely with its Ford Co-Pilot360 system

Ford isn't simply manufacturing machines to get you from point A to point B -- it's also creating new technologies to make sure you get to your destination safely. This week, the company introduced Ford Co-Pilot360.

Who owns all the Bitcoin? A few billionaire whales in a small pond

Who owns all the world's Bitcoin? Although there are millions of investors, the majority is controlled by just a few thousand wallets, owned by no more than a few hundred people.
Smart Home

Alexa could soon be getting a lot less verbose with the new Brief Mode

Users have noted that Alexa-enabled devices, like the Echo or Echo Show, now have a new so-called "brief mode" that does away with some of Alexa's spoken responses with simple beeps.
Movies & TV

‘Wrinkle in Time’ director to helm DC Comics superhero movie ‘New Gods’

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay, who helmed A Wrinkle in Time and Selma, has been hired to direct a live-action movie based on the DC Comics New Gods universe, created by Jack Kirby.

A New York city becomes first in the U.S. to temporarily ban Bitcoin mining

The Plattsburgh, New York city council voted unanimously to introduce an 18-month ban on commercial bitcoin mining operations within the city, after numerous citizens complained of wildly inflated electricity bills.
Smart Home

Amazon might offer a pickup service for Whole Foods and other retailers

It would appear that Amazon is looking to offer a pickup service for both Whole Foods and a "marquee" of other stores. This makes sense given that Amazon recently begun delivering Whole Foods deliveries.

Best iOS app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps are free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest iOS app deals offered in the iOS App Store.

Apple is taking us on a field trip to Chicago to announce its newest product

Apple is ready to announce a new product on March 27. The tech giant sent out an invite for an event with the title "Let's take a field trip." While there is plenty of speculation, we expect one particular product to be unveiled.

AMD and Nvidia have tried to limit GPU sales to crypto-miners. It isn’t working

Buying any graphics card today is harder than it was just a few ago, thanks to inflation and supply issues caused by cryptocurrency mining. Attempts to curb the practice seem to be having little to no effect.
Emerging Tech

The barbers of the future may offer a trim, shampoo, and graphene infusion

Scientists from Northwestern University have found yet another possible application for the atom-thick “wonder material” graphene — as a non-toxic and anti-static hair dye, capable of altering color without chemically affecting hair.

Key settings you need to change on your brand-new Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus

Samsung's Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus are finally here. If you've got one, you should know there are certain features and functions disabled by default. We've gone through the most important ones you should toggle on as you set up your new phone.