Sal Rodríguez

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ZenWatch 2 unveiled at Computex: now in two sizes, refreshed design, and magnetic charger

At the Computex technology trade show in Taipei, Asus just unveiled the second generation of the Android Wear ZenWatch 2. Following the well-received original from last year, and confirmed to launch by Asus brass, the ZenWatch 2 brings aesthetic refinements and small functionality improvements that …

3 Essential Tips for Shopping on Amazon

It's now safe to return to the book-retail giant, but be careful.<p><i>(Photo Credit: Getty Images)</i><p><b>Mercifully the dispute between Hachette and Amazon</b> has been resolved today. More accurately, a temporary truce has been called in what will no doubt be a decades-long struggle for control of the entire …

You can play Penn & Teller's wonderfully uneventful 'Desert Bus' in VR

Ask veteran gamers about the least eventful title you can play and they'll probably mention <i>Desert Bus</i>. The legendary minigame from the unreleased <i>Penn & Teller's Smoke and Mirrors</i> has you driving from Tucson to Las Vegas on a featureless road... in eight hours of real time. That may not sound like …

Apple is now worth more than Russia’s entire stock market

AAPL shares closed at an all-time high yesterday, putting the company’s market cap at $663.2 billion. Never before has Apple been so profitable. In fact, Apple makes so much money, it’s now worth more than the entire Russian stock market.<p>Check out the chart below:<p>Russia, the world’s 20th largest …

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Samsung Introduces Virtual Reality Smartphone You Wear On Your Head

Little style, less substance<p>Virtual reality—almost as good as actual reality, but without those pesky smells. Okay, that may not be quite Samsung's message, but the company is making a hard push for VR with two announcements out of its 2014 developer conference.<p>The first is that its Gear VR …

Facebook will start to reduce promotional Page posts next year

Facebook is messing with its News Feed again, but this time for the better: It will start reducing “overly promotional Page posts” from your News Feed next year, the company says.<p>Facebook has been surveying its users for feedback, and says that users have consistently expressed they’d like to see …

More than 90 people nabbed in global hacker crackdown

It is nicknamed "creepware," and more than half a million people around the world have been prey to its silent computer snooping.<p>Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf was one of them in a well-publicized case of hacking associated with the malware called Blackshades.<p>Now, an international crackdown by the FBI …