Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X24 will likely be its last LTE modem

Qualcomm is working to bring 5G to the masses -- but you might not be aware that the super-speedy connections could be available as soon as this year. Here is how Qualcomm is working to deploy 5G.

There will be no tours of Apple Park, CEO Tim Cook says

If you're an Apple fan or design enthusiast dreaming of one day touring its flashy new Apple Park campus, you can forget it. Apple boss Tim Cook said that unless you work there, the Visitor Center offers the closest view.
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YouTube boss says Facebook should ‘get back to baby pictures’

Facebook's video ambitions seem to be causing YouTube some concern, with CEO Susan Wojcicki suggesting in an interview this week that the social networking giant should "get back to baby pictures."

Microsoft will use a blockchain to decentralize data for better control

Microsoft said that it plans to create a platform based on blockchain technology to decentralize your personal data. That means your info won't be stored on servers, but instead reside in a secure chain-like network.

Gmail will be AMP’d up using a speedy new tech that makes emails pretty

Google said on Monday that it's bringing Accelerated Mobile Pages technology to Gmail. It's built to speed up web pages on mobile devices, but also enables developers and services to create interactive emails.

Pad your collection with the best free (and totally legal) music download sites

Finding music that is both free and legal to download can be difficult. We've handpicked a selection of the best free music download sites for you to legally download your next favorite album.

Government websites fall prey to a plugin injected with a digital coin miner

On Sunday, someone hacked a popular website plugin and inserted Coinhive's controversial Monero digital coin mining script. More than 4,200 websites used this plugin. One Monero digital coin is worth $238.
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Snapchat continues to seep outside the app with Snap Map on the web

Snapchat isn't just for mobile devices anymore -- the second feature of the app to expand to the web is the Snap Map. The tool allows any web browser to view a Snap Map from a URL or through an embed.

Google aims to help pro photographers via changes to image searches

Following a deal with Getty Images, Google says it will alter its image search to improve attribution of photographers’ work, make copyright disclaimers more noticeable, and remove links to high-res images.

This Boston couple keeps getting gadgets from Amazon that they didn’t order

Free gadgets from Amazon may sound great, but a couple from Boston just can't take it anymore. The Gallivans have been receiving several items a week since October, and only recently learned why it's been happening.

Chinese tech giant Alibaba joins Coke, Visa as a major Olympic sponsor

At the World Economic Forum this week in Davos, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Alibaba Group announced the formation of a long-term partnership that will last through 2028

‘Fortnite’ overtakes ‘PUBG’ record with 3.4 million players at one time

The stylish Battle Royale shooter Fortnite just posted some impressive numbers, but the milestone was marred by multiple problems including repeated server crashes, which Epic Games is now struggling to address.