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A Huge Unnamed Dwarf Planet, Almost the Size of Pluto, Has Been Hiding in Our Solar System

In a universe full of planets, 2007 OR10 is something special. It’s big, just slightly smaller than the size of Pluto. And it’s close, within our …

Samsung Gear S2: First Impressions

As the only gym buff in the office I got first dibs on the Gear S2. The watch has an extremely sleek finish; it’s so good that I often find myself …

How to get a Samsung Gear VR headset for free this weekend

At just $100, the Samsung Gear VR is almost a no-brainer for anyone who owns a Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+ or Note 5 smartphone and wants to experience the next big thing. But if you were planning to purchase one of those phones by Saturday evening, you can now get the virtual reality …

Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch launched in India- Technology News, Firstpost

Samsung is set to launch its latest smartwatch - the Gear S2 - on 21 January according to media invites. The Tizen OS based smartwatch that was …

Galaxy A9 Pro may be in the works

Samsung hasn’t released a Galaxy A9 Pro in the past so take this rumor with a grain of salt. You may recall Samsung’s Galaxy A-series, which is made …

Best Buy giving away Samsung Gear VR this weekend with compatible Galaxy phones

The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge may not be far off, but if you are more interested in VR than the next generation of Galaxy devices this deal may be enough …

Leaked: Galaxy S7 release date set for March 11

With all of the hoopla surrounding the iPhone 7 and the rumored demise of the 3.5mm headphone jack, it’s easy to forget that Samsung is planning to …

These lightweight V-Jays on-ear headphones deliver hefty sound

The Jays v-Jay on-ear headphone weighs next to nothing, a mere 2 ounces (58 grams), but the sound has real heft, so it provided a soul-satisfying kick to the "Hamilton" Broadway cast soundtrack. The rap musical connected all the dots over the V-Jays.<p>True, the matte black, all-plastic design won't …

YouTube Now Has a 'Global Virtual Reality Evangelist'

A virtual reality dealmaker for startup Jaunt jumps to Google.<p>YouTube really wants to make virtual reality video <i>a thing</i>. Case in point: The Google arm now has someone solely devoted to convincing others to make content for it.<p>Scott Broock, who led partnership deals for virtual reality startup Jaunt …

Scientists figure out how to create affordable smart windows

Imagine having the power to tweak your windows' opacity depending on the weather. That's one application a group of MIT scientists believe they've made possible by conjuring up an equation that can predict how light goes through a rubber-like polymer structure. The rubbery material they used called …

Particles

Microsoft Selfie app now shares your iPhone self-portraits

The whole point of Microsoft's Selfie app for iPhones is to share your pretty face (albeit an ideal, algorithmically-modified version of it) with the world, but you haven't had an easy way to make that happen for most of the app's existence. A bit ironic, don't you think? Microsoft agrees. It …

(Update: confirmed by Hugo Barra) Xiaomi Mi 5 could launch on February 24th

<b>Update, January 26:</b> Hugo Barra, head of global at Xiaomi and former Android lead, confirmed on Twitter that the Mi 5 is launching on February 24. Barra teased a device that will surpass all our expectations. Who’s excited?<p><b>Original post, January 23:</b> Xiaomi continues racing to the top. They dominate …

Mobile

Apple Watch getting full update in the fall, new bands in March, report says

Although popular among celebrities, the Apple Watch still hasn't turned out to be a runaway hit with regular consumers like the iPhone. Nevertheless, …