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7 Nokia 3310 Features You'll Wish Your High-End Smartphone Had

Let's go back to the future!<p>The second coming isn't nigh, it's already happened. No, we're not talking about Jesus, but the return of the most iconic mobile phone of all time, the beloved Nokia 3310.<p>A device that defined a generation and then some, this little brick of plastic and circuitry is one …

Puppies Like It Better When You Speak to Them in Baby Talk

There are of course exceptions to every rule, but most of the time, when faced with a baby, adults will find themselves slipping into a slower, …

Puppies

Will Microsoft Show Scorpio Before E3? Xbox Boss Is Unsure

Xbox boss Phil Spencer answered a lot of fan questions today on Twitter. One of them had to do with the company's highly anticipated Project Scorpio console.<p>Someone asked if Microsoft would show it off before E3, to which Spencer replied (via DualShockers), "Honestly not sure yet but I know people …

Engines

Smart pet collar is like an iPhone for your dog

LAS VEGAS — It's nearly impossible not to be connected. Naturally, so are our pets.<p>The KYON pet tracker is designed to help you communicate and send …

Sony's goofy neckband wearable features an assistant named Nigel

LAS VEGAS — Over at Sony's Future Lab Program, concept prototypes with no clear purpose, price point or future on the market make for a fun way to …

Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill break up and now the queen has more time to conquer

Nicki Minaj has confirmed that after sticking by Meek Mill's side through countless rap beefs, the couple has called it quits after about two years …

Man creates 11-foot manure sculpture to welcome us all to 2017

Nothing says "2017, a fresh start" like an 11-foot poop statue.<p>Each year, in the remote Siberian village Yakutia in the Sakha Republic, local artist …

Alcohol-sensing wearable wants to tell you how drunk you are

LAS VEGAS — "Dude, I got so drunk last night."<p>Now you'll actually have proof.<p>While the world of wearables has been getting a bit stale recently, …

This tiny kitten being brushed with a toothbrush is the cutest thing EVER

We love, love, love cats. We don’t care if it makes us ~crazy cat ladies~ or not, we can’t help but love our cats oh-so-much! Nothing gets us quite …

This Year's Puppy Bowl Will Feature Three Dogs With Disabilities

Forget football—dog lovers know that Sunday, February 5, is all about the Puppy Bowl. For the uninitiated, the annual television event airs on Animal …

Google Calendar update makes it easier to track your New Year’s fitness goals

Calendar now incorporates health data from fitness trackers and wearables<p>The latest update to Google Calendar is designed to help you with any overambitious incredibly sensible fitness goals you may have set yourself for 2017. Building on the existing “Goals in Google Calendar” feature, released …

The 66-Year Evolution of Queen Elizabeth II’s Hats in One GIF

Nintendo is having a major moment, which sort of feels like déjà vu. After debuting what was perhaps the hardest gift to find this holiday season …

Animal Shelter Tries To Make Hilarious Low-Budget Cat Commercial, It Goes Viral Beyond Their Expectations

Furkids animal shelter’s hilarious ‘Kitty Kommercial’ is going viral, and it proves you don’t need a high-budget to produce a masterpiece! The rescue …

Nintendo promises 'in-depth look' at first Switch games on Jan. 13

Treehouse Live stream to follow Nintendo Switch press conference<p>Nintendo will air a special installment of Treehouse Live dedicated to Nintendo Switch games, the company announced. The livestream will kick off on Twitch and YouTube on Jan. 13 at 9:30 a.m. ET, just hours after Nintendo’s hotly …

Xbox One And PlayStation 4 Have Big Holiday Season

Both Sony and Microsoft’s gaming divisions had strong holiday seasons, the companies said this week.<p>Sony on Wednesday said that it sold 6.2 million …

Atari releases RollerCoaster Tycoon Classic on iOS and Android

I spent far too many hours of my youth seated in front of the family computer, building complex rollercoasters, turning them into mega theme parks, …

Xbox Live Year-In-Review Site Shows Your 2016 Statistics, Lets You Make Crazy Crest

Microsoft has launched a new online portal that collects your notable Xbox gaming achievements over most of the past year. Called "The Reign of You," the website shows off things like total number of Achievements and Gamerscore unlocked (and how that compares to the community at large), as well as …

It's 'Star Wars: Episode IV' recreated entirely with hamsters

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, a group of ambitious, cape-wearing hamsters joined the fight for the sake of their hamster-inhabited …

Petfluencer

Gifts for pets and the humans who love them<p>Rumbling purrs fill the room. As your cat curls up on her new plush bed.<p>You love to pamper your pet. And they always thank you with a happy purr or wag of the tail. So this holiday season, find the perfect present for your four-footed companion. Or a gift …

Google preps its smart home system for expansion

Slowly but surely, Google is staking its claim on the smart home. After taking a big step with the Google Home voice assistant speaker, its latest move will fit more types of connected devices under its smart home umbrella.<p>Google will expand and improve the Weave smart home platform over the coming …

Best Buy Employees Buy Wii U for Shy Teen Who Played in the Store Every Day

When you find yourself shopping the deals at the mall this season, be sure to smile at your clerk, since he or she just may be working for the North …

This Report on Wearables from Gartner Will Make You Rethink Your Holiday Shopping List

People are not wearing their wearables. One third of them don't bother using them.<p>There was a moment when it happened.<p>I was wearing some random fitness tracker a few years ago, strapped tightly around my wrist. The brand doesn't even exist anymore. I looked down and noticed I had walked exactly …

Wearable Tech

Starbucks hires Amazon Web Services and Microsoft vet to build cloud-based ‘digital flywheel’

Tal Saraf, a veteran of Cisco, Microsoft and Amazon Web Services, has joined Starbucks as its senior vice president of engineering and architecture, …

Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt roasted each other for 5 minutes and it was brutal

"How does it feel being in the stupidest Marvel movie?"<p>"Where do you keep your Oscar?"<p>"I recently told you you act like Adele sings... I hate …

Google Allo passes 10 million installs after 12 weeks on the Play Store

Google Allo passed 1 million downloads just a few days after its launch, on September 24th. It then passed 5 million downloads only four days later, on September 28th. Now, almost 3 months since that landmark, Allo has passed 10 million installs on the Google Play Store. This means that, in the …

Google

The Search for the Puuuurrfect Shuffle Cat

Wiley Coyote Super Genius<p>King Digital Entertainment have basically cornered the market on mobile games. The aptly named company is responsible for …

Hello Waymo: Google spins off self-driving car project into new company

Google's self-driving cars have logged more than 2 million miles (3.2 million km) of testing over the last seven years. Now the project has entered a …

Sorry, Pokemon Go addicts, playing the video game doesn’t count as a real workout

Harvard Universityresearchers have some bad news for Pokemon Go enthusiasts: The time you spend hunting digital monsters doesn’t qualify as a workout.<p>After analyzing the movements of actual players, the researchers calculated that Pokemon Go encouraged people to take an average of 955 extra steps …

Your Body Is Not Ready For Virtual Reality

Michael Fassbender’s soft lilt is in my ear spouting nonsense about assassins and their creed. Around me is a whirl of action set against a …