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Amazon and Alibaba have approached 5-year-old startup Wish, but the CEO seems to want more than $10 billion

But all the major e-commerce players have. Sources close to the company say that Amazon and Alibaba have talked about buying it in the past year. And the price they're talking about is jaw-dropping.<p>The most interesting rumor is that Amazon recently offered $10 billion in cash for Wish — and Wish …

eCommerce

Philips’ noise-canceling Lightning headphones don’t need batteries

It was Philips that managed to beat, err, Beats to the first Lightning headphones last year, and at CES the company has taken it to the next level: announcing a new $299 pair that also offers noise cancellation.<p>Called the Fidelio NC1L, the battery-free headphones plug straight into iOS devices …

How to run Windows 10 on your Mac for free

One of the selling points of a Mac these days is the ability to run Windows software on it, via virtualization or Apple’s own Boot Camp. Running Windows lets you play PC games that haven’t been ported to the Mac, or stay completely compatible with your documents from a PC-centric …

What is software-defined networking? - Cloud computing news

October 22, 2014 | Written by: John Tracey<p>Categorized: Archive<p>Share this post:<p>Many people have heard the term “software-defined networking,” or SDN. …

Headphone Divine: first wireless headphones with DSP

Many people grab a pair of headphones and go; as long as music comes through them and nothing about it stands out as inferior, little thought is …

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Google’s latest empire-building tactic: cheap phones

Here’s the thing about those cheap sub-$100 smartphones that nobody tells you: They’re awful. Many of them use ageing hardware to run old versions of Android. People tend to use them like regular phones—except to surf Facebook when they’ve got a Wi-Fi connection.<p>Google knows this. That’s why the …

Free Chrome Extension Allows You to View RAW Images In-Browser

<b>Update</b>: The extension’s creators have emailed us with some corrections, which have been applied throughout the post. See bottom for details.<p>RAW image …

Tube Cast App Connects Chromecast And Windows Phones

Window Phone owners that have been waiting to be able to experience and benefits and features that Google’s new Chromecast streaming media device can …

Windows Phone

How I turned my Chromecast into a $45 networked audio adapter

Most people think of Chromecast as a video streaming adapter, but there’s already a lot of music available through the device as well: Chromecast …

iPhone Air concept hints at possible iPhone 6 design | Trusted Reviews

<b>A slick looking iPhone Air concept design from a third-party designer shows what the iPhone 6 would look like if Apple applied its iPad designs to</b> …

Foxconn reportedly testing 12.9-inch iPad for 2014 launch - Pocket-lint

One of the world's go-to tablets might increase in size by a few inches, if reports out of China turn out to be true.<p>Apple manufacturer Foxconn is …

Top 10 war movies

10. Where Eagles Dare<p>As the second world war thriller became bogged down during the mid-60s in plodding epics like Operation Crossbow and The Heroes of Telemark, someone was needed to reintroduce a little sang-froid, some post-Le Carré espionage, and for heaven's sake, some proper macho thrills …

Android: 10 hidden features

Android smartphones are used by millions of people worldwide, but how many of us know the little tricks and hidden features they are capable of? Radhika Sanghani compiles a top 10<p><b>1. Google Maps</b><p>If you’re lost and without wifi or data, you can still use Google Maps. The system is available offline …

Google Maps

Trendnet TEW-714TRU Wireless Travel Router Makes Wireless Networking on the Go Easy

Trendnet has announced a new wireless travel router designed to make it easier for mobile professionals to set up a wireless network while on the …

The best tablet 2018: Top tablets and 2-in-1s to buy today

So you're looking for the best new tablet to buy? Or you rather like the thought of a 2-in-1 tablet-PC convertible? You've come to the right …

Gear & Gadgets

Google Hangouts for Android update finally lets you know who is signed in

One of the major gripes users have had since the Google Hangouts platform and apps rolled out is that they could no longer actually see if their contacts are active before sending them a message. A new update for the Android app is ready to fix that, and is rolling out over the next few days. As …

Seagate launches 500GB HDD for tablets

By Ben Furfie<p>Seagate has shown off a new hard drive that could see tablets and ultra-books with storage of 500GB and above.<p>The Seagate 500GB Ultra …

Sony IM10 Miracast Wireless Display Announced

Sony has been busy unveiling new additions to its range of devices this week and adding to the list is the new Sony IM10 Miracast Wireless …

Seagate’s 500GB Ultra Mobile hard drive brings laptop-level storage to Android tablets

Tablets are great, but for media consumption devices, they really don’t offer all that much storage. Compared with the storage in a typical laptop, a …

Apple needs a new version of AirPlay, not new TV hardware

There’s been a few rumors about a possible refresh of Apple’s (S AAPL) TV set-top-box ahead of the company’s press event on Tuesday, but I would …

Rumor: Samsung Galaxy S5 to Feature Metal Design

It hasn’t been too long since the Korean manufacturer unveiled its flagship device, Samsung Galaxy S4. Now, it seems as the rumor about the next …

O3b launches high-speed satellite internet for the under-connected - ExtremeTech

By on June 26, 2013 at 8:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It’s easy to get complacent about …

How to Adjust Black Levels in Lightroom to Create More Balanced Photographs

This video with Mark Wallace teaches you about innovative photography techniques, particularly with black and white levels. He uses an X-Rite …

Street Photography Cheat Sheet For Your Travels

If you are new to street photography, or even if you’re not, remembering settings, nailing the composition, getting idea inspirations, and just …

Photographing Waterfalls: 6 Tips To Get You Started

Some of my favourite landscapes to photograph are waterfalls. The smoothness of the water against the hard, sharp edges of the rocks or striking …

Nikon Wants to Change the Way We Think About Cameras, Making ‘Secret Products’

Nikon appears to be gearing up to drop some bombshell announcements on the camera industry sometime in the next half decade — things that could shake …

Hands on with the Sigma 120-300mm lens

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Is There Life after Photoshop?

Perhaps one of the most controversial aspects of photography over the last month of so, has been Adobe’s decision to move its Creative Suite software …