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Scientists in South Africa reveal more on human-like species

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A species belonging to the human family tree whose remnants were first discovered in a South African cave in 2013 lived several hundred thousand years ago, indicating that the creature was alive at the same time as early humans in Africa, scientists said Tuesday.<p>A meticulous …

Habitats

Why the Microsoft Surface 4 Might Be a Huge Deal

Earlier this year, <b>Microsoft</b> introduced the Surface 3 tablet/PC hybrid. The device offered a number of improvements over the prior generation Surface 2 tablet, with the biggest improvement being a move to an <b>Intel</b> x86 processor, allowing for the device to run full Windows and traditional desktop …

T-Mobile starts going after LTE tethered data ‘thieves,’ says some use up to 2TB per month

T-Mobile chief executive John Legere is upset about customers stealing data from the carrier. In an open letter on T-Mobile’s site, he writes that starting on August 31, his company will be targeting the 3,000 users who are knowingly stealing more than their share of LTE tethered data.<p>Legere states …

Google OnHub review

The lowly router is a necessary evil. It’s a device we can’t live without, but often feels like an arcane relic from an era when boxy tube monitors and dial-up modems ruled. The router is the gateway to high-speed internet in our homes, and it enables us to wirelessly connect countless gadgets — …

Wi-Fi

It's happening: Xperia Z5 Premium with 4K screen demoed on video

A series of hands-on images and specs about Sony’s upcoming trio of smartphones – Xperia Z5, Z5 Compact, and Z5 Premium – leaked yesterday, and now what appears to be the original source of the info has surfaced.<p>A video from French website <i>Clubic</i> shows a hands-on demo of the Xperia Z5 Premium and …

Phones

T-Mobile is going after people that hack their phones to get unlimited tethering data

T-Mobile’s CEO, John Legere, posted a lengthy open letter over the weekend warning customers that those exploiting the network to download beyond the limits of its “unlimited plan” will be actively sought out and cut off by the company.<p>The unlimited 4G LTE plan includes a fixed amount of data for …

Google's stylish new Wi-Fi router is amazing — but not worth $199

And the market responded: The Google OnHub sold out of preorders almost as soon as it went up on Google's Play Store and on Amazon.<p>On Monday, the Google OnHub goes on sale to the general public.<p>After a few days testing an OnHub that Google loaned me, I can confirm that it is a technical marvel that …

Wi-Fi

China and Russia are using hacked data to target U.S. spies, officials say

Foreign spy services, especially in China and Russia, are aggressively aggregating and cross-indexing hacked U.S. computer databases — including security clearance applications, airline records and medical insurance forms — to identify U.S. intelligence officers and agents, U.S. officials said.<p>At …

Google OnHub review: Routers don't have to be so complicated

If you're like me, a cold feeling of dread grips your heart every time your internet goes out. "Is Comcast down," I ask myself, "or is my horrible router misbehaving yet again?" This usually follows 10 minutes of unplugging and then plugging things back in, waiting and hoping for your internet …

T-Mobile to tackle customers who abuse unlimited data

T-Mobile’s John Legere has published an open letter to its consumers, informing them about upcoming action to be taken against individuals who have been “stealing data from T-Mobile”. While that might sound a little odd, the company is actually planning to target customers who have been abusing its …

Telecoms