Mehran Azizi

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Deal: Best Buy giving away $299 mesh Wi-Fi systems with Galaxy S8 purchases

• Best Buy is offering people who buy a Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus a free Samsung Connect Home Wi-Fi system.<br>• Buyers can choose from the 64GB version of the phone in either device in Midnight Black or Coral Blue.<br>• The Samsung Connect Home Wi-Fi system is a mesh network system worth $299.99.<p>Best Buy is …

Smart Homes

How does the OnePlus 6's camera compare to the Pixel 2?

There's currently a lot of buzz surrounding the OnePlus 6, and rightly so. The phone offers some of the best value for your money that you can find …

Mobile Technology

Woman 'gagged and taped to chair by male colleagues after complaining about racism and sexism at Scottish government agency'

A woman who complained of racism and misogyny at a Scottish government agency claims she was taped to a chair and gagged as a warning against …

Scottish Government

Those slick, new Google Lens features are rolling out now — here’s how they work

• The Google Lens features announced at I/O 2018 are rolling out to users right now.<br>• The new features include the ability to copy text from the real world to your phone.<br>• No app updates are required on the user’s part, as the rollout seems to be on Google’s end.<p>The new Google Lens features made for …

Android News

11 Simple Changes That Help Your Body Burn More Fat

Looking at our culture, it doesn't take long to see how obsessed we are with dieting and working out. We all want to be at a healthy weight in order …

Wellness

Battlefield V release date, campaign, modes, setting, classes - everything we know

DICE’s series of colossal combined-arms multiplayer battles continues this year with Battlefield V. Following on from the massively successful …

Gaming Industry

It’s official. Superhero fatigue syndrome has set in

Please, no more blockbusters. All my blocks are already busted.<p>When Ted and Marshall drove from New York to Ohio in How I Met Your Mother, a faulty cassette player forced them to listen to a tape of the song 500 Miles on repeat the whole way.<p>At first, it was a riot, but after a few hours the song …

Comic Books

Photographer Shoots Epic Battle Between Fox And Eagle Over Rabbit, And It Gets More And More Epic With Each Photo

How would you feel if you were on your way home proudly clutching your hard-earned food, when all of a sudden somebody jumps you, snatches away your …

Birds

How a 4-Hour Battle Between Russian Mercenaries and U.S. Commandos Unfolded in Syria

WASHINGTON — The artillery barrage was so intense that the American commandos dived into foxholes for protection, emerging covered in flying dirt and debris to fire back at a column of tanks advancing under the heavy shelling. It was the opening salvo in a nearly four-hour assault in February by …

Middle East

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 710 promises everything you need, nothing you don’t

• The new Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 aims to make premium smartphone features less expensive.<br>• The 710 touts significant performance and battery life improvements compared to the Snapdragon 660.<br>• Smartphone manufacturers already have access to the chip, and we should see the first devices using the 710 …

Mobile

NHL playoffs 2018 Bracket: It's the Capitals and Golden Knights in a wild Stanley Cup Final

Here's how we went from 16 teams to just two in the 2018 NHL playoffs<p>Say it out loud: The Washington Capitals are going to the Stanley Cup Final.<p>Alex …

Ice Hockey

Ben Kuzma: Big-stage tournament success won’t alter Canucks’ draft list

A month from the NHL draft, scouts are wary of what value to place on top prospects who have excelled, or are excelling, in major May …

Canadian Hockey

Vivo’s all-screen, pop-out camera ‘Apex’ smartphone teased for June 12th

Remember back at MWC when Vivo showed off that crazy concept Android smartphone, the Apex? It wasn’t expected that Vivo would ever actually deliver the phone to market, but now, it looks like June 12th will see its official unveiling…<p>Vivo is hosting an event in Shanghai on June 12th and, as pointed …

Phones

Samsung’s fastest 64GB and 128GB microSD cards have never been cheaper on Amazon

Today is the perfect day to stock up on storage for all your smartphones, cameras, eBook readers, and anything else that supports removable memory …

MicroSD

How To: Get an Automatic Light & Dark Theme on Android

Perhaps the best thing about Android is the endless amount of customization you can add to your device. From icon packs to custom launchers and even …

Apps

Lightning offense goes ice-cold as series slips away

Needing just one more win to advance to the Stanley Cup Final, the vaunted Tampa Bay Lightning offense simply vanished.<p>After jumping out to a 3-0 …

Ice Hockey

Battlefield 5 ditches the premium pass

The Battlefield 5 community will always be playing the same content<p><i>Battlefield 5</i> won’t offer the premium pass that was sold alongside <i>Battlefield 1</i>, as EA and DICE want to keep the community unified by playing the same content.<p>The game will launch alongside a living service called Tides of War, …

Gaming

Nvidia vs. AMD

The Nvidia vs. AMD debate is like stirring up a den of snakes. Fans on both sides will strike out in defense of their preferred brand. The debate …

Computer Hardware

How To Add A Keyboard and Mouse to Playstation 4

PlayStation 4 gamers already have access to one of the best controllers in the world with DualShock 4 included in the box, but it's not great for …

PlayStation

Tons of Big Savings During Dell's Memorial Day Sale

<i>If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use.</i><p>To celebrate the upcoming three-day weekend …

Intel Corporation

NFL owners say players must stand for the National Anthem

<b>Atlanta (CNN) —</b> NFL players must stand during the National Anthem this season, team owners decided Wednesday, a reaction to fierce backlash against some who took a knee in symbolic opposition to the systemic oppression of people of color, including by police.<p>NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said …

Football (U.S.)

This 'Battlefield 5' Reveal Trailer Has Me More Confused Than Hyped

What on earth is going on with <i>Battlefield 5?</i> DICE revealed the WWII shooter today in an awkward reveal event hosted by <i>The Daily Show’s</i> Trevor Noah.<p>By the end of the event, I’m more confused than ever.<p>Let’s get the good stuff out of the way first, before diving into the rest.<p>There will be no premium …

Gaming Industry

This Is How Han Solo and Chewbacca Originally Met

Solo: A Star Wars Story will give a brand new backstory to the iconic smuggler turned rebel, one that will no doubt depart from the Expanded …

Star Wars

Edmonton Oilers hire two former head coaches to help Todd McLellan next year, Gregor confirms

This in from <i>TSN1260’s</i> Jason Gregor, confirmation that the Oilers have hired Glen Gulutzan and Trent Yawney as asst. coaches, with one more hire to …

Canadian Hockey

Verizon Shows 5G Going the Distance

Verizon showed millimeter wave 5G delivering 1Gbps at 3,000 feet from a cell site, a longer distance than was previously thought possible.<p>PCMag …

Verizon

A special edition gaming laptop and high-powered Chromebooks: Everything Acer just announced

Acer has a lot of new hardware to announce, including a Core i9 gaming laptop, a new white-and-gold look for the Helios 300, a potentially pricey Chromebook and even an Intel Xeon gaming desktop.<p>Acer has introduced a sizable lineup of new laptops and accessories at the company's annual New York …

Consumer Tech

Subwoofer 101: How To Place and Set Up Your Subwoofer

On the A/V awesomeness scale, few components compete with the subwoofer. There’s just something primal about a box made for the sole purpose of …

Audiophile

Nvidia’s GTX 1050 3GB graphics card will cater to the budget PC gamer

This is not for crypto! Shoo!<p>Nvidia is prepping the next generation of graphics cards, but it’s not too late to unveil a new budget model for this generation, specifically the GeForce GTX 1050 3GB.<p>The GTX 1050 3GB sits between the lowly 2GB GTX 1050 and higher-end 4GB 1050 Ti, bringing a faster …

Graphics Cards

Why This Guy Uploaded 134 Gigabytes of Syrian Civil War Footage

Jakub Janovský wants people to have the data about the conflict so they can decide for themselves.<p>Social media changed war forever. In the past, people relied on first hand reports from fighters and journalists to understand far-flug conflicts. Thanks to services such as Twitter and YouTube, people …

Middle East

Google and Coursera launch a new machine learning specialization

Over the last few years, Google and Coursera have regularly teamed up to launch a number of online courses for developers and IT pros. Among those was the Machine Learning Crash course, which provides developers with an introduction to machine learning. Now, building on that, the two companies are …

Machine Learning