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BlackBerry and Samsung team up to beef up security on Samsung devices

At an enterprise event in San Francisco on Thursday, Samsung and BlackBerry announced a partnership that couples Samsung's Knox platform with BlackBerry's enterprise know-how. It's all built on BlackBerry's upcoming BlackBerry Enterprise Services 12 platform, and aims to bolster Android security by …

The top 15 smartphones you can buy right now

OK, so it <i>usually</i> doesn't cost as much as a car, but a smartphone is still an important lifestyle purchase. And it will probably be at your side 24/7 (if you're anything like us). There's always a bit of hemming and hawing, for sure, but we've distilled the options down to a short list of the top …

This Is How Drastically Your Windows Computer Has Changed Over The Years

We've come a long way from the aging, chunky monitors we used to play "The Oregon Trail" in elementary school.<p>And, as computers have become slimmer and more sleek, so has the software that goes along with it.<p>Here's a look at how Windows has changed throughout the years.

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The end of the record collection?

<b>The household record collection has changed shape a number of times over the decades. During the 1960s and 70s it was a cupboard full of vinyl discs. In the 80s and 90s, it was racks of cassettes and compact discs. And in the new millennium our collections went digital as the MP3 and download came</b> …

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The 6 Times Mila Kunis Was Not Having It

Now that she’s having America’s Royal Baby: <i>That ‘70s Show</i> edition, Mila Kunis is everywhere. And we love it. Pregnant celebrities are always making …

Apple Hires Two Former Nike FuelBand Engineers, Possibly for iWatch Team

Earlier this year, Nike significantly downsized its FuelBand team, firing several members of the 80-person team that worked to create its well-known fitness tracker as part of a shift from hardware to software.<p>Apple snapped up two of the former FuelBand team members in June, Ryan Bailey and Jon …

A Google Employee Says Google Employees Are Too Confident, And Too Isolated From The Real World

At his blog, Apenwarr, Google Fiber engineer Avery Pennarun is largely complimentary of Google and its employees: "I continue to be amazed at the overall smartness of people at this place. Overall, very nearly everybody, across the board, surprises or impresses me with how smart they are."<p>However, …

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Tablets Are Making Waiters Obsolete — And Chili's Is Leading The Way

The casual dining spot has recently introduced tablets in dining rooms nationwide that customers can use to place orders, browse the menu, and entertain otherwise noisy children.<p>These tablets, as The Verge notes, aren't the high-end Apple and Samsung devices we've become accustomed to seeing, but …

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Possible Proof That the iPhone's 'Kill Switch' Stops Thieves

Apple's iPhone "kill switch" is apparently making would-be thieves think twice.<p>The switch locks up iPhones running iOS 7 unless the authorized user …

Tech, Yeah! A Stylish Sun Sensor Bracelet That Actually Tracks UV Rays

We all know the inherent dangers of sun exposure. The question on any given day is: are you covered enough? When is it time to reapply SPF? Are you …

#theLIST: Summer Beauty Essentials

From glowing (yet protected!) skin to beachy waves and a hair mist to die for, whatever your personality, these are the get-gorgeous products you'll carry with you all summer long.<p>From glowing (yet protected!) skin to beachy waves and a hair mist to die for, whatever your personality, these are the …

5 Things You Need to Know About Amazon's Fire Phone

Amazon put the rumors to bed on Wednesday and announced the Fire Phone, the company’s first smartphone.<p>The market is already full of high-end …