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Police: ATM workers forget bag of cash outside New Jersey business, man drives off with $150K

Police say a man drove off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash after two employees who were replenishing ATMs mistakenly left it on a lawn in northern New Jersey.<p>Mahwah police say in a news release that the ATM employees had stopped at a business on Industrial Avenue when one of them placed the …

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Galaxy Note 5 renders show off Samsung’s new beauty

New renders of the Galaxy Note 5 have popped up ahead of the device’s rumored August unveiling, and if they’re anything close to what’s being shown, …

Samsung adds some power to its latest Android flip phone

With the tactile buttons, nostalgic looks and snappy foldability, flip phones have a certain <i>je ne sais quoi</i>. But nobody wants to use a feature phone like a caveman, so Samsung has just revealed its latest model, the Galaxy Folder. It's arriving right after rival LG's Gentle flip phone, but is quite …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Release Date: 10 Things We Know So Far about Galaxy Note 4 Successor

Here are 10 things we know so far about Galaxy Note 5:<p>Samsung has finally shed some light on its upcoming device amid speculations on the release …

Mark Zuckerberg says virtual reality is the obvious next step for Facebook

Video is Facebook's best new business, and Oculus will only amplify that trend<p>Facebook has another quarter in the books, and the company's business continues to boom. Its revenues rose roughly 40 percent year over year, to $4.04 billion. But its net income declined compared to last year, declining …

Virtual Reality

For The First Time, A Laser That Shines Pure White

A full spectrum of exciting potential<p>The laser is a versatile tool in the modern technological arsenal. It can provide immense energy to a precise location at a very specific wavelength, but it’s always fallen short in one regard: lasers emit light at a single specific wavelength. Until now.<p>A team …

Samsung plans price cut for Galaxy S6, S6 Edge

Warning that it faced a difficult market environment, the smartphone maker announces that it's "adjusting" the price of its flagship handsets.<p>It seems that demand for the Galaxy S6 is not quite what Samsung expected after all.<p>In announcing its most recent quarterly earnings Wednesday, the Korean …

Gear & Gadgets

Android security flaw puts your phone into a near-coma

Android has more than one video-related security hole on its hands at the moment. Trend Micro has found a flaw that uses a malformed Matroska (MKV) video in apps or websites to crash Android's "mediaserver" service, effectively turning the target device into a paperweight. It'll not only render …

What do software engineers who earn $500,000 a year do?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What kind of jobs do software engineers who earn $500k per year do?</i> <i>Answer by Amin Ariana, Innovation Growth Engineer.</i><p>Disclosure: I’m an ex-Googler. This answer does not represent the company.<p>The premise of the question is somewhat misguided in that there …

Gender

Microsoft's new Edge browser is fast, powerful, and beats the pants off Internet Explorer

Edge comes at a crucial time for Microsoft: Internet Explorer has less than 20% share of the browser market, with 1% of the total mobile market, according to the Adobe Digital Index. Meanwhile, Google Chrome leads with 42% of desktop market share, and Apple's Safari holds 58% of the mobile browser …

Software

Galaxy S6 fails to bring back Samsung's mojo

The Korean company reported its seventh straight profit decline in the second quarter and will cut pricing for the Galaxy S6 to attract more buyers.<p>Samsung's Galaxy S6 was supposed to turn its fortunes around. Instead, the company reported its seventh straight profit decline and will be cutting the …

Profit

Windows 10 tips for gamers: How to save your bandwidth, do a clean install, and more

Just because you have a new operating system doesn’t mean everything is working like it should.<p>Windows 10<p>New Windows 10 game<br>• How to get Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition<p>Here’s a secret: If you installed Windows 10 today, you agreed to have your computer act as a peer-to-peer host for sharing Windows …

Samsung profits drop for fifth straight quarter, company blames tough mobile business environment

Samsung Electronics offered a downbeat outlook for the third quarter after April-June profit dropped on a supply shortage for one of its main smartphone models, underscoring continued headwinds for the tech giant.<p>Samsung remained the world’s top smartphone seller in the second quarter, but …