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Bacon and hot dogs can raise cancer risk, WHO says

The World Health Organization has confirmed some rather unwelcome dietary advice: Bacon, hot dogs and other processed meats can increase your risk of cancer. Not only that, fresh cuts of red meat probably cause cancer, too.<p>While doctors have long warned against eating too much meat, the WHO's …

This time it's true: We're out of IPv4 addresses

North America has run out of Internet addresses, or at least IPv4 internet addresses, according to the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN), …

Lines start forming for iPhone 6S days before launch

SAN FRANCISCO -- The new iPhone doesn't hit store shelves until Friday, but some eager buyers have already started lining up.<p>Six Vietnamese people, who say they're neighbors in San Francisco, have camped out near the downtown Apple Store since about 6 p.m. PT on Tuesday -- more than two days before …

Amazon introduces new Fire TV Stick, Fire TV and Fire TV Gaming Edition

Amazon has jumped in to the world of media with the Amazon Fire TV and its low-cost companion, the Fire TV Stick. The company today has released a pre-order for its new generation of Fire TV products, to provide more powerful voice, processing and storage abilities.<p>First is the new Fire TV stick …

Tim Cook gets mobbed during surprise NYC appearance

Tim Cook made a surprise appearance today at the Fifth Ave Apple Store in NYC ahead of his appearance on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert tomorrow night.<p>During his visit, Cook mingled with the customers, took selfies, and photobombed Eddy Cue before getting swarmed by a mob of fans anxious to get …

BBC launches Doctor Who Game Maker to help teach principles of game design

The BBC has launched a new Doctor Who Game Maker tool, letting fans of the perennially popular show create and share their own games featuring the time-travelling doctor.<p>For the uninitiated, Doctor Who is a British science fiction series first produced by the BBC in 1963, and has emerged as one of …

Apple releases iOS 9 beta 4 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch to developers

Roughly two weeks after the previous build with Apple Music support included, Apple has released iOS 9 beta 4 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch to registered developers. iOS 9 includes new or redesigned built-in apps including the Flipboard-like News app and an overhauled Notes app, powerful iPad …

French luxury group LVMH to create an Apple Watch competitor

It looks like there's going to be a fancy watch fight.<p>With a $10,000 smartwatch on offer, Apple made itself a luxury goods competitor when it …

Samsung's new tablets are thinner than the iPad Air 2

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Tab S2, a new Android tablet that’s available in two sizes and is only 5.6mm thick — that’s 0.6mm less than Apple’s iPad Air 2.<p>The Tab S2 comes in your choice of 9.7-inch (389g/13.7oz) or 8-inch (265g/9.34oz) screen sizes, with a 2048×1536 pixel Super AMOLED display. …

The Commodore PET Has Been Reincarnated As A Phone

The 1980s are back again! The guys who bought the Commodore name are releasing an Android smartphone for about $300. The price includes some bog standard specs but, most important, includes two emulators so you can play classic 1980s games right on your screen. The phone will appear in Europe first …

Retrogaming

Samsung, in a race to build your next smartphone chip, may just win

Samsung, the world's biggest maker of smartphones and TVs, is also dead serious about chips.<p>So serious that it will spend about $15 billion to open a new semiconductor factory in South Korea by 2017. That's big bucks even compared with the rest of industry, which spends closer to $10 billion for …

Austin gets Amazon's Prime Now speedy-delivery service

Next up for Amazon's one-hour delivery service: Austin.<p>The online retailer started its Prime Now rapid delivery service in December in parts of Manhattan, letting its Prime members order thousands of products -- including batteries, paper towels and toys -- through a mobile app. Since then, it's …

The Best Surface 3 Easter Egg

Today is Surface 3 review day for hardware kids — video incoming, I promise — meaning that the media is mostly getting its first full day with the new Microsoft tablet hybrid. The device is much as we expected it to be, a less expensive Surface Pro 3 in a smaller package.<p>Most importantly, however, …

Jokes

Intel's PC on a stick is now available for pre-order

Like the idea of Intel's Compute Stick turning your TV into a full-fledged Linux or Windows PC? You can finally plunk down some cash to get one. Online stores (including Amazon and Newegg) have started taking pre-orders for the HDMI dongle, which is now expected to ship by late April rather than …

Tesla’s gigafactory will make batteries in 2016 for Model S & X

Tesla is moving incredibly fast on getting its massive battery factory built. According to the company’s recent annual filing, Tesla plans to produce …

Tesla

Ericsson Sues Apple Over Patent Infringement

Ericsson is filing seven lawsuits in a Texas court against Apple for infringing 41 patents. The wireless networking company also wants the US International Trade Commission (ITC) to block sales of Apple products in the country.<p>While some of the patents in question relate to 2G, 3G and 4G LTE …

This is the Samsung Galaxy S6

<b>Update:</b> Read the Samsung Galaxy S6 review.<p>Our best look yet at Samsung's next flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6, comes courtesy of T-Mobile. Late Sunday evening, CEO John Legere tweeted out news confirming that the Uncarrier will be offering Samsung's latest, but didn't provide any details beyond …

Phones

IndieBio Will Accelerate Synthetic Biology To Tech Startup Speed

Can biology move at “internet speed”? Is there a Moore’s Law for cells? What about the problems that cannot be solved by information technology alone? IndieBio, a new biotech accelerator based in both San Francisco and Cork, Ireland, is proposing to answer these questions and more.<p>“What a lot of …

Immune System

Google to discard support for SPDY in Chrome as HTTP/2 becomes standard

The SPDY protocol was introduced by Google in 2009, aiming to make web browsing much faster and more secure than sites running hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP). HTTP has been the standard networking protocol that powers the web since it came to be, though it used to be much slower and less …

Hacked Newsweek Twitter Account Tweets Threats At Obama Family

It appears that Newsweek’s Twitter account was hacked today by a group calling itself Cyber Caliphate.<p>Around 20 minutes ago, the Newsweek Twitter account began tweeting out images of alleged leaked documents from the DCITA, or the Defense Cyber Investigations Training Academy. Other tweets …

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The Ubuntu Phone Is Now On Sale In Europe

At long last, the wait is finally over. The first Ubuntu-powered smartphone is on sale for the next nine hours for customers in Europe on Spanish mobile manufacturer BQ’s site.<p>The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition is available for about €170 (around $195). To recap, it features a 4.5-inch display, …

NVIDIA press invitations rolling out, new gaming product coming March 3rd

Are you ready to see a big change in the world of gaming? NVIDIA says they’ve got a product demonstration coming up that has been five years in the making, ready to “redefine the future of gaming,” and it all takes place on March 3rd, just before the start of all the other MWC announcements next …

Android News

Twitter’s CFO Gets His Twitter Account Hacked

It’s a good day for those looking to commandeer high-profile social media accounts. First <i>Newsweek</i>‘s Twitter was hacked by a pro-ISIS group. Then Delta posted this strangely sexual meatscape to its Facebook page. But the most embarrassing social hack of the day? That award goes to a top Twitter …

Social Media

Samsung Teases Galaxy S6 Camera As Reports Of Two All-Metal Models Emerge

Samsung’s next flagship device is going to be revealed in just a few short weeks ahead of this year’s Mobile World Congress, and the head of the company’s camera division is already teasing us about its photo capabilities. In an official blog post, Samsung SVP DongHoon Jang provided a survey of the …

Phones

UK's 5G could make video holograms a reality

Futuristic 5G networks with speeds of 50 Gbit/s could be up and running in the UK by 2020, with holographic video one of many applications for the …

OFCOM

Microsoft prepares to preview Windows 10 for phones

Beta version expected by end of the month<p>Microsoft is preparing to preview its latest version of Windows Phone later this month. The software giant released a "Phone Insider" app over the weekend, ahead of a January 21st press event where the company will reveal its plans for Windows 10 across …

Samsung Just Announced a New Metal Galaxy Phone That's Thinner Than the iPhone 6

2 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Samsung just unveiled its newest smartphone, the Galaxy A7, which is its thinnest phone to date.<p>The 6.3mm Galaxy A7 is also thinner than the iPhone 6, which measures 6.9mm, and the device comes with metal edges just like the other phones …

Phones

How Amazon Tricks You Into Thinking It Always Has the Lowest Prices

It's all about price perception.<p>Amazon is known for having low prices. But a study conducted by a startup called Boomerang Commerce reveals that Amazon’s pricing strategy is much more nuanced than simply undercutting the competition.<p>Boomerang, founded by Amazon veteran Guru Hariharan, makes …

eCommerce

This speaker technology would sound great in the Apple Watch

Apple earned a second patent for turning displays into speakers, leading to some interesting possible applications of the technology. While it could …

Smartwatches