Bartosz Władyka

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Google Allo rumored to be launching on September 21

Update: According to Evan Blass, Google might be launching the hotly anticipated Allo on Wednesday, September 21. Mark your calendars!<p>Google announced their brand new Allo messaging service at IO, this year. We didn’t know exactly when it would launch, but the Search Giant did mention it was coming …

Galaxy Note 7 recall shows challenges of stronger batteries

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung's recall of 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7 phones after several dozen caught fire and exploded may stem from a subtle …

Mobile

Robots will steal 6% of US jobs by 2021, report suggests

Robots will replace six percent of all US jobs by 2021, a new report claims. If this proves even remotely accurate, we’ve got some thinking to do.<p>The report, by Forrester’s Brian Hopkins, talks about upcoming changes that business leaders should look out for, and automation is chief among them. The …

Victim turns tables on scammer, contacts his mom on Facebook

When cybersecurity researcher Christian Haschek recently decided to sell his $500 Apple Store gift card, he had no clue he’d be dealing with a serial scammer.<p>Shortly after posting a thread on Reddit, Haschek was contacted by a potential buyer that offered to purchase the voucher for the equivalent …

Samsung's Gear S3 may be large, but it's worth it

Samsung’s Gear S3 was announced to somewhat mixed reception. The plethora of features packed into it were welcome, but they came at a big expense: size.<p>After all, one of the best things about the Gear S2 was how much smaller it was than all the devices around it. But after spending some time with …

Wearable Tech

It's Here: Our Official Review of the iPhone 7 Plus

We put the new phone to the test at NYFW—and things got interesting.<p>One thing us veteran tech reviewers in the fashion and beauty space know is that Apple loves to hit us with announcements smack dab in the middle of one of the most absurdly busy times of our lives: New York Fashion Week. While …

eBay introduces Quick Sale, a sorta quicker way to flip your old phone

eBay’s valet service has spawned a handy way for you to handover your handset and let someone else handle the selling part of the sales process in a system the online marketplace is calling Quick Sale.<p>Maybe “Quicker Sale” is a more apt name for it, because it’ll require less time to turn your old …

Selling

Adblock Plus now sells ads

Uh, okay<p>Adblock Plus is launching a new service that... uh, puts more ads on your screen.<p>Rather than stripping all ads from the internet forever, Adblock Plus is hoping to replace the bad ads — anything it deems too big, too ugly, or too intrusive — with good ads, ones that are smaller, subtler, …

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