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Leaked Images Reveal Google 'Pixel' Smartphones Ahead of October 4th Event

U.K. mobile retailer Carphone Warehouse was today guilty of publishing a series of visuals and spec slides for Google's upcoming own-branded smartphones, a day ahead of their official unveiling (via <i>9to5Google</i>).<p>Due to be announced at the company's October 4th San Francisco event, Google's 5-inch …

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Some iPhone 7s are making a weird hissing noise

A number of iPhone 7 owners are reporting that their new Apple smartphones are making a strange hissing noise.<p>Business Insider hasn't experienced this ourselves — we don't have an iPhone 7 to hand to test it — but some reputable people are reporting on social media that the newly released device is …

Malicious adware's latest trick is replacing your whole browser

On Friday, infosec celebrity Swift on Security pointed out a new piece of adware called the "eFast Browser." It does the kind of malicious crap that we've all seen quite often over the years: throwing pop-up and pop-under ads on your screen, putting other ads into your web pages, pushing you toward …

Motorola Droid Turbo 2 and Maxx 2 features and promotions confirmed in leak

Verizon is gearing up for an October 27th Droid event, but you can bet we won’t have to wait until then to read all the details. Today we are taking a look at a leak of an official Verizon pamphlet. It tells us quite a bit about the new Droid Turbo 2 and Droid Maxx 2 from Motorola, as well as some …

You'll Never Have To Buy Microsoft Office 2016 Again

Last month saw the release of Office 2016 by Microsoft. The software suite has been updated a number of times since it was first released, and the recent switch by Microsoft to a cloud-based strategy has given Office a new lease of life, not least in how you pay for your copy.<p>Let’s start with the …

Exclusive Details on the Light L16 Camera

The Light L16 prototype spills its guts.This is a follow-up to last week’s post on the Light L16 camera, a computational camera that claims …

Treeline Wants To Take The Coding Out Of Building A Backend

Building the backend to power your dream app is one of the walls that stops front-end developers from even attempting to prototype their own app designs.<p>It’s got to run fast but efficiently on whatever infrastructure you decide to use. It has to work with any platform you might build a client for. …

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How Do You Google? New Eye Tracking Study Reveals Huge Changes

Google used to be criticized for providing little more than “10 blue links” in its search results that sent searchers to other sites. More recently, it’s getting lots of flack from companies and antitrust officials in Europe for the opposite–providing direct answers that make it less likely …

Microsoft Lumia 435 goes on sale in the UK: SIM-free and unlocked model costs £70

Microsoft's first 400 series Lumia smartphone, the Lumia 435, is now on sale in the UK.<p>Unveiled in January alongside the Lumia 532, the Lumia 435 has …

Google reverses ban on explicit material on Blogger

Google is serious when it says that “from time to time, we may change our content policies.”<p>Just days after taking a tougher stance against sexually …

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