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Samsung Defeats Apple In Fight To Be "America's Favorite Smartphone"

How important is the Galaxy Note range to Samsung’s status as a leading mobile device manufacturer? I would suggest that its very important. Although the Galaxy S handsets generate more volume of sales and are seen as the leading smartphones, the Galaxy Note range of phablet devices is the domain …

Galaxy Note

Mark Gurman, one of the world's most influential Apple reporters, is leaving 9to5Mac for Bloomberg

But Gurman, now 22, is moving on from 9to5Mac. His last day is Tuesday, Tech Insider has learned.<p>9to5Mac founder Seth Weintraub told Tech Insider the move from 9to5Mac was "amicable" and "years in the works."<p>Later on Thursday, Recode reported that Gurman would be joining Bloomberg in its San …

Apple has a chance to finally make Siri good

It's fair criticism too. Siri's intelligence and responsiveness often lags behind Amazon's Alexa or Google Now. And the competition shows no sign of giving up its lead. Google made a bunch of splashy AI-related announcements at its I/O conference last month. And Amazon's CEO Jeff Bezos said at the …

Nintendo's worst console might be the best one to buy right now

In 2016, the official Tech Insider company line has been that the Wii U, Nintendo's current home console, isn't so hot. One editor said now is the best time to sell your Wii U, while another called it the worst purchase of his life.<p>I can't, in good conscience, say either of them are wrong. The Wii …

Early Days, But Apple Pay Struggles Outside U.S.

(Reuters) – More than 18 months after Apple Pay took the United States by storm, the smartphone giant has made only a small dent in the global …

'Neverwinter' will debut on PS4 later this summer

<i>Neverwinter</i>, the free-to-play MMORPG that debuted on PC then made its way to Xbox One last year, is making its next stop on PlayStation 4. All aboard the Drizzt train!<p>The Cryptic Studios-developed role-playing adventure based on the <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> universe is arriving on the console with all of …

Google Now on Tap update finally gives Android a system-wide dictionary

We’re not sure that many people actually use Now on Tap – Google had to make a commercial to explain it – but that isn’t stopping the company from making it more powerful. Starting today, you can use Now on Tap as a a sort of AI-powered reverse image search, as well as a system-wide dictionary.<p>You …

Xbox One price drops to $299 just in time before unveiling slim Xbox One at E3

Microsoft just dropped the price of its gaming console. The Xbox One now costs $299 in the U.S. with a 500GB hard drive, or €299 in Europe. For $319, you get a 1TB hard drive. And bundles also get a $50 price cut.<p>Interestingly, this news comes right before E3. Microsoft is set to announce a new, …

Why Japan's LINE Messenger Snap IPO Could Fall Flat

The company behind the popular Japanese messenger application LINE looks headed for its IPO in Japan and the US within the coming couple of months.<p>However, the plan could backfire. Market conditions are less than favourable, and investors seem sceptic in regards to timing. LINE looks locked onto a …

Markets

19 Reasons Why No One Should Ever Play Video Games On A PC

It's just not worth it.

Gaming

Jony Ive talks Apple Pencil, calls other tools ‘poor representation of the analog world’

Alongside iPad Pro, Apple revealed a new tool to accompany the device, the Apple Pencil. While Apple Pencil has been hard to come by in terms of availability, those who have managed to get their hands on one have seemingly been impressed with the $99 Jony Ive-deisgned accessory. Now Ive, Apple’s …

Apple Pencil

Marvel's astounding 'Jessica Jones' rewrites the definition of superhuman

The new Netflix series "Jessica Jones," which becomes available Friday, is a marvel.<p>Legally (it's "Marvel's Jessica Jones"), creatively and, it must be said, surprisingly.<p>Having built an empire on which the marketing sun never sets, Marvel should now, by all rights, be facing audience fatigue if …

Comics

Google+ to get a complete overhaul

The Californian search giant has begun a total redesign of its social network, which will see increased focus on the platform's Collections and Communities.<p>Google+ hasn't lived up to its full potential as a social network developed and promoted by Google, one of the world's largest and most …

Hobbies

2016 Honda Civic Coupe Debuts: Same Virtues, Hotter Look

The latest two-door Civic has arrived.<p>Just two months after the debut of its latest Civic sedan, which is lighter, sleeker, and generally sweeter, Honda has introduced the sexier 2016 Civic coupe. Looking pretty much identical to the concept introduced earlier this year save for its tamer …

Automotive Design

Jaguar's Excellent 2017 XE Sedan Is a Steal at $35,000

And the one you really want, with the supercharged V6 from the Jaguar F-Type, starts just under $42,000.<p>You've already seen this car. Jaguar first showed off the entry-level, smartly-sized XE sport sedan back in 2014, and when we drove it earlier this year, it absolutely wowed us. This is the BMW …

Sexiest Man Alive: David Beckham is People magazine's 2015 pick

It is decided: David Beckham is officially the sexiest man alive.<p><i>People</i> magazine’s pick was announced during Tuesday night’s episode of <i>Jimmy Kimmel</i> …

See Kendall and Kylie's Christmas Collection for Topshop

The Kardashians are the living embodiment of the gift that keeps on giving, and we have no complaints. Right on the heels of their 11th season on E!, …

2017 Fiat 124 Spider

Fix It Again, Tokyo.<p>When Mazda debuted the surprisingly lightweight fourth-generation MX-5 Miata, it detailed an obsessive campaign to cut needless mass in the tiny sports car. We won’t go into all of those measures here but for one of our favorites: the 2016 Miata’s pared-back, clipped corners. …

Roadsters

The problem with cracking down on PlayStations to stop terrorists

If you're scared of gaming consoles, you're scared of privacy<p>There's a joke in the legal world that criminals' most dangerous weapon is the flush toilet. Imagine, a perfect evidence-disposal system installed in every home in America, available whenever you hear the detectives knock on your door. …

Amazon reveals its 2015 Black Friday deals

Get a sneak peek at Amazon's Black Friday sales, which includes hundreds of items, daily deals and local 2-hour delivery.<p>Why bother going outside on Black Friday when you can shop at home in your pajamas on Amazon? The online retail giant is giving us a sneak peak at its Black Friday deals …

Amazon Fire TV

Justin Bieber Seth Rogen feud over

Sometimes the best way to propel a budding friendship with a rocky past is to simply hug it out. Given that line of thinking, Justin Bieber and Seth …

Mozilla’s Firefox Browser App For iOS Is Finally Available To All

Mozilla has been testing an iOS version of its popular web browser since September, and now Firefox for iOS is available publicly to anyone in possession of an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.<p>Mozilla software is always released iteratively using test phases, so it’s no surprise that the availability of …

Software

The 10 Most Jaw-Dropping Looks From the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

The annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show tops itself every single year. This time around, newcomers Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid certainly stole …

Caparo T1 Future Looks Bleak as Company Heir Dies in Apparent Suicide

Parent company was plagued with financial troubles.<p>The Caparo Group, the parent company behind the Caparo T1 and one of Britain’s leading steel manufacturers, takes another hit after announcing bankruptcy. Earlier this week, the heir to the company, Agnad Paul, committed suicide by jumping off an …

We Hear: Next-Gen Porsche Panamera Coming to 2016 Paris Motor Show

Redesign brings new chassis and new drivetrains.<p>The next-generation Porsche Panamera sedan will debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show in October, according to a new report from <i>AUTOMOBILE</i>. In addition to a new chassis, the luxury sport sedan will receive new drivetrains.<p>While it’s no secret the next …

Gigi Hadid's Sexy Victoria's Secret After-Party Skirt Was Actually a Top

At last night's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show after-party, Gigi Hadid was one of the steamiest catwalkers to attend the festivities, wearing a black maxi with two hip-high leg slits. It was the sole dress that left us stumped this morning—just <i>who</i> designed all that hotness? Well, the mystery was …

How to get the New Xbox One Experience tonight

Microsoft is rolling out the biggest Xbox One update ever tonight, so it’s time to ensure your console is ready to get it.<p>We’ve already given you a preview of the New Xbox One Experience (NXOE), but it’s about time for you to get your hands on it as well. Microsoft announced that it will begin …

Xbox

Fallout 4 Unlimited Caps Exploit Discovered

A Fallout 4 exploit that gives you basically unlimited caps--the game's currency--has been discovered. If you're scrapping for caps and need a quick solution, you may want to consider trying this.<p>GameZone has a complete rundown of how it works. First, you'll need to visit and vendor and choose the …

Ammunition

Kendall Jenner Tells Us About Her Emotional VS Fitting

Kendall Jenner made her Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show debut yesterday, but before she hit the world’s most glamorous runway—in a hand-painted silk …

Analogue Nt

Posted in Gadgets and Tech<p>The Analogue Nt brings the iconic Nintendo game system back to life in an all-new form with all the original games, but …