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Samsung Filing Makes Galaxy Note 9 Official

The Galaxy Note 9 is going to anger some people and with good reason. But it also hides some well-considered upgrades and now Samsung accidentally confirmed the Galaxy Note 9 in the US for the first time…<p>Credit for the spot goes to PhoneArena, as well as Samsung and the FCC since the former’s …

Phones

You Locked Yourself Out of Your Phone, Now What?

Other than remembering your PIN a little better next time.<p>The lock screen on your phone is designed to keep unwelcome visitors from taking a peek at your texts, social networks, or mobile gaming high scores, but the same security measures can sometimes lock you out of your own phone. Don't panic, …

YouTube Go lets you save videos to watch offline later

Update (11/28): YouTube Go has now officially exited beta and is available to download from the Play Store. As expected, the streamlined, data-friendly YouTube app is only available in selected regions in Asia, such as India and Indonesia. If you’re located elsewhere and really keen to try YouTube …

Google Chrome: six tips to make it suck less battery power

Chrome browser is fast and capable but it can murder your battery life. Here’s how to help your laptop or tablet last longer<p>Google’s Chrome browser is used by over 62% of the world’s PC users, but it’s a notorious battery hog that if left to run rampant can reduce your laptop or tablet to just a …

How to unlock Netflix: This simple trick will show you all the hidden categories in one place - IBTimes India

Netflix users can find the needle in a haystack with this nifty tool.<p>Netflix users have access to one of the largest library of movies and TV shows, …

Netflix extension for Chrome is your shortcut to a ton of hidden categories

Though its offerings are now available in more than 130 countries worldwide, Netflix has a sea of hidden content underneath its main selection of categories – and now there’s a nifty plugin that gives you access to all of its invisible listings straight from your browser.<p>Available for free, Netflix …

10 wireless headphones that don't disappoint

Whether your tired of tangled cords or decided to invest in the iPhone 7, these top notch wireless headphones will not disappoint. From sweat-resistant headsets perfect for your workouts, or simply for anyone who loves listening to music, shop the best 10 headphones below for a wireless …

Headphones

HDMI 2.1: What you need to know

OK, let's get this done up front. Yes, there's a new cable with HDMI 2.1, but you don't need to upgrade. At least not yet.<p>HDMI 2.1 brings new features and a <i>lot</i> more bandwidth to the venerable cable and connection. HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) is the main audio/video connection for …

Google Maps now displays Uber drivers in real-time

Google made everyone’s lives a bit easier when it added a taxi tab to maps for services like Uber and Lyft – though all it really did was provide a price estimate and link you to the respective app.<p>Now Maps is getting a much more useful integration with ride services. Mainly, it will now show an …

The consumer drone market is starting to look a lot like the early smartphone market

Ten years ago this week, Apple released a compact, rounded rectangle that changed how billions around the world interact and share information. Before the iPhone, and for a while afterwards, smartphones were generally clunky, complicated devices that tried to mimic the experience of using a …

Drones

Samsung might unveil a foldable phone that turns into a tablet this year

While reports about the upcoming Galaxy S8 have been relentlessly rolling in the past few weeks, the latest Samsung-related rumor suggests the company may be finally readying its long-speculated futuristic bendable handset for release.<p>Citing undisclosed sources, The Korea Herald reports the mobile …

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 is its first 10-nanometer chip

Qualcomm has unveiled its next-gen Snapdragon 835 flagship SoC (system on a chip) and confirmed rumors that it will be built by Samsung using its 10-nanometer FinFET process. Compared to the current 14-nanometer Snapdragon 821 (also built by Samsung), the new processor packs 30 percent more parts …

Donald Trump's America

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> In Donald Trump's America, undocumented immigrants will be deported en masse, Arab Americans will be racially profiled and the United States will "bomb the s--- out of ISIS."<p>In Trump's America, foreign Muslims will be banned from the US, Syrian refugees sent back to their war-torn …

Donald Trump

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 production permanently ended following battery explosions

South Korean electronics company to kill off its flagship smartphone after failing to fix problems with batteries catching fire<p>Samsung has confirmed that it is permanently stopping production of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after it was involved in dozens of fires and explosions worldwide.<p>In a …

Galaxy Note

Verizon will handle (and screw up) Google Pixel software updates

While Google announced it will be partnering up with Verizon to bring its new Pixel device to retail, there’s still a lot of question marks as to what the partnership between the two companies will involve – and one of the biggest concerns has been software updates.<p>Today, Google has confirmed that …

Android News

Canada Wants the U.S. to Change Its 'Ludicrous' Marijuana Policy

Canada plans to push the United States to change a “ludicrous” current policy that forbids Canadians who admit to previously using marijuana from …

Under Armour is going after what the CEO thinks is $15 billion opportunity

<b>Under Armour</b> is about to showcase a new line of gear unlike anything we've seen from the company yet. CEO Kevin Plank introduced the new line as "...forged from the field and built for life," while <i>GQ</i> magazine says it's "Why Under Armour Just Got Awesome."<p>The new line is called Under Armour …

Sony's PlayStation Vue cord-cutting TV service goes nationwide, now starts at $30 per month

Ditching your cable TV subscription just got easier, no matter where you live in the United States.<p>PlayStation Vue, a service that streams live and on-demand TV over the Internet, is now available everywhere in the country, and for a lower price than ever. Starting today in 203 US TV markets, you …

IHS teardown reveals Galaxy S7 costs Samsung $255 to build

An as-yet-unpublished report from IHS has revealed that Samsung pays around $255 in component and build costs per Galaxy S7 unit. As noted by <i>Re/code</i>, that’s pretty much the same as it cost Sammy to build the Galaxy S5 a couple of years ago, clearly indicating that high-end materials are dropping in …

It's True: Samsung's Galaxy S7 Is Better Than the iPhone

Samsung has done it: The Galaxy S7 is already the phone to beat in 2016.<p>This marks the first time I’ve ever looked at a Samsung device with such …

Press renders of Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge leak out, and they look familiar

<b>Update</b>: Evan Blass has now tweeted images of the back of the phone.<p>Evan Blass has quite thoroughly leaked LG’s and Samsung’s next flagship devices. Today, he revealed what appears to be the first official looking renders of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge…<p>One of the notable differences when …

The best and worst of Netflix’s weird hidden categories

Anyone who's used Netflix knows that the streaming service carries a rather...eclectic selection of movies, and that those movies happen to be …

Report: Galaxy S7 to feature 5.2-inch display, Galaxy S7 Edge 5.5-inch

The Galaxy S7 and the S7 Edge will launch in different sizes, according to a report from Korea’s <i>ETNews</i> cited by <i>Reuters</i>.<p>The reports claims Samsung will increase the display size of the Galaxy S7 to 5.2-inch, up from 5.1-inch on the S6. There won’t be a similar-sized curved version, however; the …