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LG's new touchscreen refrigerator gets an assist from Amazon Alexa

LG isn’t gonna let rival Samsung dominate the ridiculous smart refrigerator market. The company unveiled its own touchscreen fridge at CES on …

This is Samsung’s smart washing machine that can handle four loads at once

Samsung is showing off its new FlexWash/FlexDry laundry machines at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show, and they look amazing. The washer/dryer combo can handle four loads at a time — and the companion app allows you to control the machines from your phone..<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

LG Smart InstaView Refrigerator Announced At CES

LG has announced another new device at this years CES, the LG Smart InstaView Refrigerator which LG says is designed to be the heart of the home.<p>The …

For new smart-home gadgets, the spectre of insecurity looms

Amongst technology experts, it's often said that the internet of things is a security nightmare.<p>The term is commonly used to refer to the myriad …

The 'internet of things' is going to invade your home, whether you like it or not

In the coming years, chips and digital components are going to creep into everyday objects and appliances. It promises to transform how we interact with our possessions — but also poses huge security risks, could drastically undermine privacy, and even poses a threat to the very concept of …

Hands-On: Spotify + Sonos

For the past few months, I’ve been testing a new capability that integrates Spotify Premium with the Sonos connected speaker system.<p>It’s wonderful. …

Instagram Shuts Down Access From Other Apps

Facebook’s ongoing efforts to keep users within their own walled garden will soon result in the elimination of Instagram from third party apps, including Flipboard. On June 1, Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, will stop allowing many third parties to access the images in its feeds. If you have …

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The Average Credit Card Limit in America, by Credit Score

Image source: Getty Images.<p>It's probably an out of sight, out of mind thought for most Americans, but credit scores can play an important role in numerous aspects of day-to-day life.<p>Your credit score, sometimes referred to as your FICO score, is normally associated with your ability to get a …

Het ultieme overzicht van alle socialmedia-afmetingen voor 2017

Bianca van de Ketterij helpt ondernemers met het creëren en doorvoeren van hun visuele identiteit, zodat zij meer winst behalen.<p>Voor Frankwatching …

17 incredibly useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

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Microsoft Says ‘Get Windows 10’ Initiative Was Confusing And Upsetting To Users

Microsoft’s intentions when it launched the so-called “Get Windows 10” initiative to encourage users to upgrade to its new operating system were good …

Now Snapchat has “Filter Games”

Snapchat wants you to play with your face, not just take pictures of it. New Selfie Lens filter games are starting to appear to users, creating an addicting new Snapchat feature that also inspires competition between friends and could become a powerful ad revenue driver. Snapchat confirms this is …

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This is how Apple Music plans to steal everyone from Spotify

Apple Music still has a ways to go before it catches up to Spotify, but with 20 million paying subscribers already on the books, Apple’s relatively …

Apple Analyzing MacBook Pro Battery Issues: Phil Schiller

Phil Schiller, Apple’s senior vice-president of worldwide marketing, has finally responded to the growing rage over MacBook Pro 2016’s battery …

Tesla In 2017: Model 3, New Autopilot, Solar Roof And Other Developments Expected From The Company

It wouldn’t be wrong to say that 2016 was a bit of a rollercoaster for Tesla. The company ventured into electricity generation with its Solar Roof …

Google Maps Santa Tracker Goes Live on iOS

Google's Santa Tracker finally went live today, allowing anyone with Google Maps installed on an iOS device to keep up with Santa's mythical journey across the world in real time.<p>Users can type 'track santa' into the Google Maps search field to view the area in which Santa can be currently found …

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First-time VR users open a new reality on Christmas and start freaking out

The year 2016 may have been the year when virtual reality didn't quite hit the mainstream, but that's mostly because most people didn't have a VR …

NASA uses space laser to study polar ocean plants

The boom and bust of plankton is a good indicator of ocean health.<p>Usually when you think NASA you conjure up images of Mars and space stations. But the agency also conducts important climate research. One of those projects is the Cloud-Aerosol LIdar with Orthogonal Polarization (CALIOP) aboard the …

Barbie's tech-powered Dreamhouse was a nightmare this Christmas

Mattel's attempt to bring Barbie into the internet age with an app-connected, voice-controlled Barbie Hello Dreamhouse left many users out in the …

Now Google can help you find a toilet in India

As part of a government effort to reduce public urination in India, Google is now mapping public toilets on smartphones.<p>Users can find their nearest public toilet by typing in “toilet” or the Hindi word for toilet, swachh, into Google Maps on their smartphones, CNBC reports.There are more than …

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Sony Music’s Twitter is spreading false rumors about Britney Spears dying

It’s been a bad year, but it’s not <i>that</i> bad. Despite what Sony Music’s official Twitter account might be claiming, Britney Spears is not dead.<p>Which …

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Apple has pulled all of Nokia’s Withings products from its online store

The move comes after Nokia sued Apple for patent infringement in courts across the globe.<p>Well, this got ugly fast.<p>In less than a week, Nokia has sued Apple for patent infringement in courts around the world, saying that Apple has refused to license its patents. Apple, for its part, sued several …

Samsung Galaxy S8 krijgt mogelijk 'Beast Mode'

De Samsung Galaxy S8 wordt in de eerste helft van 2017 aangekondigd, maar toch zien we steeds meer details. Het gerucht van vandaag gaat over een …

Vlucht liep vertraging op door WiFi-netwerk met naam 'Galaxy Note 7'

Stel je zit in een vliegtuig van Virgin en vliegt naar Boston. Op een bepaald moment ontdek je een WiFi-netwerk met wel een naam van een smartphone, …

'Renders tonen BlackBerry Mercury met fysiek toetsenbord'

BlackBerry werkt aan een laatste smartphone, de Mercury. Het apparaat krijgt een fysiek toetsenbord én aanraakgevoelig beeldscherm, en zou mid-range …

Huawei Mate 9-update brengt nieuwste beveiligingspatch

De Huawei Mate 9 wordt momenteel voorzien van een update die de Android beveiligingspatch van 1 december toevoegt. Verder brengt de vernieuwde …

App van de week: YuBrowser is een goed Google Chrome-alternatief

Je struikelt in de Play Store over de browsers (internet-apps), maar bekende namen als Google Chrome en Firefox hebben een groot deel van de markt in …

Ten Instagram Accounts to Check Out While You’re Home for the Holidays

Because nothing beats home-for-the-holidays ennui like staring into the infinite abyss of your smartphone.<p>From fashion and interior design to …

Apple AirPods Repair, Recycling Impossible, Deemed Future E-Waste: iFixit

Apple’s wireless earphones, AirPods, are finally available to consumers. Ever since their unveiling in September, the AirPods have been eagerly …

Online TV revolution: Hulu and Google could upend the TV industry in 2017

<b>FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, file photo, a person displays Netflix on a tablet in North Andover, Mass. Amazon is taking on Netflix and Hulu with a stand-alone video streaming service. Starting the week of April 18, 2016, customers can pay $8.99 a month to watch Amazon’s Prime video</b> …