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Huawei Watch review: the best Android Wear smartwatch

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The Huawei Watch comes with a collection of good-looking watch faces, here shown on a slim female wrist.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/771217e7d1d8060731abae7a6465c7596ca69b47/0_0_2100_1260/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The Huawei …

LG's LTE-connected Android Wear smartwatch will cost $300

LG was the first company to announce an Android Wear smartwatch with built-in LTE connectivity, and today AT&T revealed that the Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE (yes, that's its name) will be available for purchase starting on November 13th. The watch will cost $300, which can be split up over 20 …

People are already doing amazing things in the new 'Star Wars' game

You don't need a special download code, you just need the ambition to go to the digital storefront on your favorite gaming platform and download the beta.<p>It's a quick download, and you'll be glad you did.<p>Why's that? Because it's <i>incredible</i>.<p>As we wrote yesterday, if you like Star Wars even remotely, …

The 199 Most Donald Trump Things Donald Trump Has Ever Said

Would you vote for this man?<p>1. “… don’t let the brevity of these passages prevent you from savoring the profundity of the advice you are about to receive.” (<i>How to Get Rich</i>, 2004)<p>2. “I am a really smart guy.” (<i>TIME</i>, April 14, 2011)<p>3. “I’m intelligent. Some people would say I’m very, very, very …

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Microsoft’s new app translates 50 languages on your watch

Microsoft has launched Translator, a new Android and iOS app that translates your text or speech input into 50 different languages. In addition to your mobile devices, Translator works with Apple Watch and Android Wear gear too.<p>The app features a clean interface that displays your translated text …

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Satoru Iwata changed the whole games industry and now leaves it in mourning

The Nintendo president, who has died from cancer at the age of 55, brought in a ‘blue ocean’ strategy that would lead to the industry’s most successful consoles<p>On my business card, I am a corporate president. In my mind, I am a game developer. But in my heart, I am a gamer.<p>– Satoru Iwata, speaking …

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China says it’s building islands and airstrips in the South China Sea for better weather forecasts

China’s recent island-building spree, the focus of tensions with its neighbors as well as the United States, is all for the sake of better weather forecasting, Chinese officials say.<p>Over the past two years, China has dredged up over 2,000 acres of land from what was once open sea and constructed …

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The Hubbard Glacier defies 'climate change' – continues to grow

<i>Hubbard Glacier could permanently dam the entrance to Russell Fiord in as little as 10 years</i><p>From NOAA Earth Observatory: Since measurements began in …

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NASA Preps Mission To Search For Life On Europa, One Of Jupiter's Moons

The celestial body with the greatest potential for life in the solar system may not be Mars after all. Europa, one of Jupiter's moons, is believed to have an ocean just beneath its frozen crust -- and some scientists think it may have just the right ingredients for life.<p>Now, NASA is getting ready …

There's an Xbox 360 inside my Xbox One

Microsoft announced its plans to bring Xbox 360 games to Xbox One yesterday, and I’ve had a chance to take an early look at some of the titles available to Xbox preview members. Behind the scenes, Microsoft has built an Xbox 360 emulator that runs on the Xbox One to get these games working, and …