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By Jay Jayasuriya | Technology today

700 mph in a tube: The Hyperloop experience

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This e-bike can travel 236 miles on a single charge – that's more than a Tesla 3

This e-bike can travel a staggering 236 miles on a single charge, that is further than a Tesla Model 3.<p>The bike comes in 3 different models, the "Prime" has the longest range, the "Top" has a top speed of 50mph, and the "Lite" is the cheapest version.<p>The Delfast e-bike is street legal and the …

Electric Vehicles

The iPhone X is basically Samsung's Note 8 plus Animojis | ZDNet

Apple's new iPhone X is the first iPhone that's drastically different from what we've seen over the last decade. However, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 …


Apple Unveils iPhone 8 and 8 Plus


Apple finally unveils the iPhone 8 in all its glory

Apple announced today the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus devices at the Steve Jobs Theater near its "spaceship" headquarters in California.<p>The new phones …

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Apple iPhone Announcement 2017 Liveblog

Author: Wired Staff. Wired Staff Gear<p>Date of Publication: 09.12.17.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>On Tuesday, September 12, Apple will announce …


How to watch the live stream for today’s Apple iPhone keynote

Apple is holding a keynote today at the brand new Steve Jobs Theater on Apple Campus, and the company is expected to unveil new iPhone models, a new Apple Watch as well as a new Apple TV. At 10 AM PT (1 PM in New York, 6 PM in London, 7 PM in Paris), you’ll be able to watch the event as the company …

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How Long Do Solid State Drives Really Last?

When large-scale flash storage first came to the consumer market as an alternative to conventional hard drives, the biggest concern (aside from …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review: one for the fans

The new Note is the best Note ever<p>A year ago, I wrote that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was the best big phone ever made. It had excellent performance, a great camera, and a refined design that was surprisingly manageable for a device with a large screen. But that glory was short-lived: as everyone …


LG V30 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 quick look

LG and Samsung’s battle in the flagship space occur on a bi-annual cycle, ever since LG first launched the V-series a couple of years ago to take on the hugely popular Galaxy Note line. With IFA 2017 rolling around, we now have the latest and greatest from LG and Samsung on hand. Today we’re …


We need to shift the conversation around AI before Elon Musk dooms us all

Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are playing clash of the tech titans with their views on AI. It’s a battle being played out in hyperbole-driven headlines and clickbait-optimized soundbites, and it’s currently unclear who, if anyone, will win. (Spoiler: Elon thinks it’ll be the robots.)<p>Unfortunately, …

Artificial Intelligence

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1417

Shark detecting drones, making your Uber location more accurate, updating a Chromebox, mesh routing systems, sharing calendars and contacts with …

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Dell updates XPS 13 with 8th generation Intel processors

Dell is updating a bunch of its laptops with Intel’s newest processors, the 8th generation Kaby Lake chips. At the top of the list is the XPS 13, which gets the option for two of Intel’s quad-core chips: an i5, running at 1.6GHz with speeds up to 3.4GHz, and an i7, running at 1.8GHz with speeds up …


13 things drones are doing besides flying around your yard

1/13<p>1. Racing at high speed<p>In a way, racing is perhaps the most logical and closest relative to the “just flying around” activity. The competitive instinct always kicks in, and once you get a couple of rules and a dedicated venue, all of a sudden you’re looking at a full-blown sport.<p>Drone racing, …


Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Top 5 reasons to buy


Hands-on with the Note 8, Android Oreo, and Verizon’s sad new data plans

Plus Space Craft episode two with Loren Grush<p>This week on <i>The Verge,</i> Dieter was able to get his hands on the new Galaxy Note 8. So on The Vergecast, Nilay, Dieter, and Paul go over the first impressions of Samsung’s latest product and what the pricing will mean for future smartphones.<p>Next up, Loren …

Android Oreo

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs iPhone 7 Plus


Coolala is the world’s first portable, solar-powered A/C unit

Holds a charge of up to eight hours and weighs just seven pounds<p>If you’ve ever wished to upgrade a personal hand-held fan into something with more serious cooling power, then you’re going to want to check out this new portable air conditioning unit.<p>Called Coolala, not only is it truly portable, …

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Here’s What Harley-Davidson’s Cruiser Future Looks Like

Harley-Davidson has just announced five new Touring bikes and eight new Softail cruisers in a huge revamp of its lineup, along with the demise of the …


Actually, the Galaxy Note 8 Is Totally Worth $1,000

“Playing it safe.” “Cautious.” “Without the Boom”<p>Those are the play on words that have been flying around in reaction to Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 8, …


Apple has revealed how it makes its AI assistant Siri's voice sound how it does

If you've ever used an iPhone, you're almost certainly familiar with Siri, Apple's virtual assistant.<p>It can answer question, fulfill tasks, and manage calendars — most commonly with a soothing female voice.<p>But how does Apple make Siri sound like it does?<p>Thanks to some new research papers published …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Impressions!


iPhone 8 vs Galaxy Note 8?

Here's How Much Those Eclipse Sunglasses Really Cost

With a solar eclipse scheduled to occur over the entire United States for the first time in decades there is much excitement around the nation. Workplaces, schools, and community centers have planned elaborate eclipse watching parties and the attention of the entire population of the continental …

Solar Eclipse

Programming Trends To Look For This Year

There has never been a more exciting time for technologists and developers worldwide. The number of active development languages and frameworks, as well as development tools and learning avenues, continues to soar.<p>Despite all these resources at our fingertips (or perhaps because of this abundance), …


The best tablet you can buy right now

You can probably guess<p>For a hot minute, tablets were both super interesting and super hard to define. Sure, there was the iPad, but there were also other contenders. Android blurred the line between phones and tablets with 7-inch slabs. Microsoft pushed out Windows Surface devices that were …