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I Spent a Week Comparing the iPhone X, Google Pixel 2 and Samsung Galaxy S8. Here's What I Found

If you’re shopping for a new smartphone, there’s a good chance three options immediately come to mind: the iPhone X, the Galaxy S8, or the Google …

Apple is finally coming back to Black Friday

In a surprise move, Apple might just give tech-happy holiday shoppers an early gift to start the season. The company updated its homepage Tuesday …

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iOS 11.4 Draining Your iPhone Battery Life? Here Are 10 Ways to Fix It

While we’re excited for iOS 11.4, there’s an unfortunate tendency for iPhone battery drain that comes along with it. If you recently updated to iOS 11.4, you’re probably trying to figure out why your iPhone battery is dying so fast. We’ve got a bunch of tips to save battery life with iOS 11.4 or …

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Apple's solid-state iPhone 7 haptic Home button requires a new hard reset trick: Down+Wake

By<p>Apple's new iPhone 7 models introduce a new solid-state (non-mechanical) Home button which no longer physically depresses but instead is a …

Tanzania is threatening more citizens with jail for insulting the president on social media

Tanzania is convicting more of its citizens for criticizing their president online. This week, five people were charged under the country’s recently introduced cybercrime law for comments made on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.<p>If convicted, they face time in prison and hefty fines. In …

Samsung plays up Galaxy Note 7's iris scanner

Samsung's mobile chief is singing the praises of the iris-scanning technology built into the upcoming Galaxy Note 7.<p>"Iris-scanning is the safest security technology at the current level," Koh Dong-jin said, according to a story in the Korea Herald on Thursday. That's because within 18 to 20 months …

Trump says he wishes campaign didn't have to pay companies

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump said Thursday he would prefer to use his own companies' resources for campaigning without paying them.<p>The presumptive …

O'Reilly warns Trump: Prepare for the media 'onslaught'

Tweets from https://twitter.com/politico/lists/team-politico<p>Bill O'Reilly issued a warning to Donald Trump and his supporters on Thursday night, musing that the likely Republican nominee "will not, will not get a fair shake from the press" in a general election against Hillary Clinton.<p>And it's not …

But did it sell Pop-Tarts? How Kellogg’s decided if its Pandora campaign was worth it

Remember Pop-Tarts? When Kellogg’s wanted to market this long-running brand to 13- to 17-year-olds, it partnered with Pandora. The move made perfect …

Pandora CEO: This is why giving people access to on-demand music that's 'free all the time' is a problem

<i>Brian McAndrews is the CEO of Pandora.</i><p>A music industry executive was speaking to a class of undergraduate students at one of the top universities in the country.<p>He asked them how many listened to terrestrial radio and a number of hands went up. Then he asked how many listened to Internet radio, and …

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The Rise of Social TV: How Social Media Is Amplifying TV Advertising

Research has shown that TV-watching and social media usage isn't mutually exclusive. Consumers appear to love using social media <i>while</i> they watch TV. Many discuss what they're watching, and these conversations continue long after air-time, with TV-linked chatter accounting for a significant …

Flipboard 2.0 Arrives With Customizable Magazines, Web Bookmarklet, Commenting, And More

Today Flipboard received a huge 2.0 update that brings a slew of new features and additions, most notably the ability to create custom magazines and share them with friends. You can assemble articles, photos, audio and video into a collage of content that Flipboard will format. It’s a big step …