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North Korea 'punishes' border troops over defection

North Korean troops who were unable to stop one of their colleagues defecting across the border on November 13 have been replaced.<p>South Korean intelligence sources told Yonhap news agency that border security personnel at the Joint Security Area have been withdrawn after the most high-profile …

Loyalty-Program Fatigue and What to Do About It

Loyalty is on the verge of major disruption. Technology, such as mobile and blockchain, are forcing traditional loyalty models to adapt and become …

NitroQ Battery Pack Fast Charges From Flat To Full In Just 7 Minutes (video)

NitroQ Team based in London have created a new battery pack called the NitroQ which is capable of charging its 5000mAh battery from flat to full in …

The 17 best smartphones in the world

Here's our ranking of the best phones you can buy right now in the US based on factors including design, software and hardware features, content selection, carrier availability, and price. We've included the approximate unsubsidized cost for each.

Acer's new Windows Phone is unlikely to blow you away

For some time now, consumers have pretty much been stuck choosing among Lumias for their Windows Phone fix. Acer is aiming to change that with the launch of its catchily named "Liquid M220" smartphone. The M220 is a decidedly low-end handset, with a 4-inch WVGA (800 x 480 pixels) display, 1.2GHz …

Dear NSA, there's now a Snapchat for e-mail

Self-destruction is the core value of our current times.<p>Just as we seek to destroy ourselves with our self-indulgence and our joie de vivre, we seek our private messages to be destroyed before the world's security services read them.<p>And so along comes a company called PowerInbox to assist us on our …

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First helium-filled 6TB hard drive launched, just not for you

At first glance, an enterprise-class hard drive with unparalleled areal density sounds like a pretty dull affair, right? While the new Ultrastar He6 drive from Western Digital's HGST subsidiary does fit that nap-inducing description, it's also got a couple of exclusive honors to boast about. You …

Alienware 18

Part Number: DKCWX31H<p>CNET may get a commission from these offers.<p>Quick Specifications<p>Installed Size 16 GB<br>• Capacity 750 GB<p>Full Product Specifications

Be-Bound app provides mobile internet access without 3G or Wi-Fi

“We started with a simple observation," says Albert Szulman, CEO of Be-Bound. "Everybody has faced connection issues, even in covered areas like the …

Transporter Sync puts external HDDs in your own private cloud

The market for cloud storage has ballooned rather quickly. Earlier this year, Microsoft announced that SkyDrive had hit the 250 million user mark and …

Gigabyte BRIX Haswell Powered Mini Desktop PCs Now Available From $300

If you have been patiently waiting for the launch of the new Gigabyte BRIX mini desktop computer systems powered by the latest Intel Haswell …

CyanogenMod 10.2 M1 release arrives with Android 4.3, 4.4 decisions likely weeks away

CyanogenMod is cranking out "Milestone 1" release builds for the 10.2 version of its software tonight, targeting a preview for over 70 devices if all goes well. Based on Android 4.3, the latest edition of the open source mobile OS project will bring a number of tweaks to the wide swath of hardware …

Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 vs Galaxy Note 8.0

A month on, Samsung's Galaxy Note 3, 10.1 worth the price?

The S Pen stylus is one of the most defining features of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 smartphone and the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet (2014 Edition).<p>You'd probably like to know if it's actually useful in practical day-by-day applications or if it's merely a gimmick. Even if it is useful, are these …

2015 Audi A8 Quick Spin

Sqrrl gets $5.2M to give you easy access to a data-processor created by the NSA

Sqrrl wants to help regular private-sector enterprises take advantage of the majorly scalable and powerful NoSQL database created by the National Security Agency.<p>The company, which was created by contributors to that NSA database project, received $5.2 million in funding today.<p>The NSA database was …

ROCCAT's Power-Grid enters open beta, turns phones into PC control centers (video)

ROCCAT's Power-Grid has been slow in coming -- the smartphone-based PC assistant was originally supposed to launch last December. Nonetheless, gamers will be glad to hear that it's finally available to the public through an open beta. Both Android and iOS users can now control and monitor Windows …

Meandering child? Why not put a GPS on 'em?

It can happen to anyone -- just one glance in the other direction and you've lost your child. Well, there's a fix for that: wire them with a GPS locator.<p>A Swedish-based startup called Wonder Technology Solutions announced Tuesday the release of its "Trax GPS Tracker for Children and Pets," which …

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Google TV To Become Android TV

The Google TV has pretty much been dead-on-arrival ever since it first launched in 2010. Google’s not about to abandon their TV ambitions, but …

Loop turns almost any point-of-sale system into a mobile payment machine (hands-on)

In a small shop on University Avenue in Palo Alto, mobile payments vet Will Graylin proudly points out the point-of-sale (POS) system sitting next to the register. "This is a 13-year-old Hypercom," Will explains, emphasizing its age and the lack of modern mobile payment options. Then, he does …

Verizon's new 4G LTE router has a landline jack, offers a peek at the future of online

Verizon has a new 4G LTE home internet router that includes voice, and it's meant to replace your home phone line and cable internet subscriptions in one fell swoop. The "Verizon 4G LTE Broadband Router with Voice" (rolls right off the tongue!) packs in WiFi connectivity as well as three Ethernet …

Switch to HTTPS Now, For Free

• Register with StartSSL<br>• Generating the certificate<br>• Creating the full certificate chain<br>• Installing the certificates<br>• Setup with other common hosts<br>• Mixed …

Messaging app imo launches video calling

Instant messaging platform imo sends word that it's launched video calls across its Android and iOS mobile apps. The feature works over Wifi, 3G and …

Digital Storm VELOCE brings first 13.3-inch gaming notebook with Haswell to market

This afternoon the first slimline gaming notebook with a 13.3-inch display and Haswell – that’s Intel’s 4th generation Core technology, mind you – is …

AMD unveils first eight-core 5GHz processor

If there were a clock speed war going on, AMD would win again.<p>The chip maker unveiled today the most powerful member of the AMD FX family of CPUs, the eight-core AMD FX-9590, which it claims to be world's first commercially available 5GHz processor.<p>Back in 2000, AMD was the first to break the 1GHz …

Computer Hardware

Liquid nitrogen-cooled Haswell chip hits 6.5GHz

TAIPEI -- The CPUs in most computers are usually cooled using a combination of fans and heatsinks. PC enthusiasts have gone one step further by using liquid cooling as shown in the rig above. This allows them to push the processor to run beyond its normal operating speeds so as to achieve better …

NSA Prism program taps in to user data of Apple, Google and others

The National Security Agency has obtained direct access to the systems of Google, Facebook, Apple and other US internet giants, according to a top …

Microsoft launches Bing Translator for Windows: ‘automatic subtitles for life’

Windows announced Bing Translator for Windows today. It’s a touch-enabled version of Bing Translator for Windows Phone that is now available for Windows 8 laptops, desktops, and tablets.<p>Bing Translator will translate more than 40 languages on web pages, in images, or in what Microsoft calls an …