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These Are Six of the Best Watches to Come out in 2017

In August, the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genéve (the so-called Oscars of Watchmaking) announced that a whopping 181 watches were competing for the …

Square watches are back, and these are the ones you should invest in

Square watches are back in style. A classic deco design, this case shape will really stand out from the crowd. Particularly popular in pre-WW2 …

Floating Lamps

At the very birth of our company lies the inception of the first Silhouette floating lamp. In an attempt to create an object using her father’s …

Nintendo has had $3 billion wiped off its market cap since Super Mario Run came out

Things were supposed to be different with Mario.<p>This summer, the popularity of <i>Pokémon Go</i> took the world—and investors—by surprise. It was the hit of the summer, getting generations of fans out into the streets to capture and fight their favorite Pokémon. But Nintendo, the video-game company that …

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Marathon runner tests Apple AirPods on a 10K run, earbuds stay in ears, good battery life

Apple AirPods wireless headphones are now being delivered to customers and the usual bevy of real-world tests have started hitting YouTube. One interesting test is from Daniel Garcia, who takes the AirPods on a hilly mountain run to see how they work as earbuds for fitness workouts in terms of …

Apple, Facebook, Google, IBM and Uber say they won’t help Trump build a registry of Muslim-Americans

Trump has promised to be heavy on surveillance, which has long required the cooperation of technology companies.<p>Twitter was the first big tech company to say it would refuse to hand over data to help the United States government build a registry President-elect Donald Trump has described that would …

Facebook to flag fake news with help of its users and fact-checkers

Disputed articles will be marked with the help of users and outside fact checkers amid widespread criticism that fake news influenced the US election<p>Facebook will begin flagging fake news stories with the help of users and outside fact checkers, the company announced on Thursday, responding to a …

Apple's Secret Weapon Isn't the iPhone It's Working On

As the holiday season kicked off this week, some of Apple’s internal plans might have stepped out from the shadows.<p>Over the last several days, rumors …

GameStop employee on the sold-out NES Classic: 'Nintendo is dropping the ball'

Nintendo's $60 NES Classic Edition console is adorable, affordable, and a genuinely great gift this holiday season. There's only one problem: It's nearly impossible to find.<p>That's understandable: It's just $60, it's got 30 classic NES games (from "Super Mario Bros." to "The Legend of Zelda", and …

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Facebook plans to invest $20m in affordable housing projects

The tech company, long criticized displacing low-income residents in Silicon Valley, will partner with advocacy groups to amid massive campus expansion<p>Facebook has agreed to invest $20m in affordable housing initiatives after facing intense criticism for failing to help low-income residents in …

Pixel Pals are the perfect stocking stuffer for the geek in your life

As a lover of all things gaming, and retro titles in general, the offer to take a look at Pixel Pals was just too appealing.<p>These light-up figurines are full of pixelated glory and feature video game icons from both past and present. The first two in the series are some of our all-time favorites, …

Google Translate just got a lot smarter

World travelers, language nerds and everyone in between, you're in luck.<p>Google said Tuesday it has vastly improved its Google Translate app, available on phones and the web.<p>The search giant said it's now incorporating "neural machine translation" into the software, which means it can translate …

Twitter suspends American far-right activists' accounts

The move comes as the social network cracks down on hate speech on the site with new tools and features<p>Twitter has suspended the accounts of a number of American “alt-right” activists hours after announcing a renewed push to crack down on hate speech.<p>Among the accounts removed were those of the …

You can get Nike's self-lacing shoe December 1 (if you have deep pockets)

Nike’s self-lacing sneaker finally has a release date. After months of passive indifference, we’re mere days from the shoe of the future, at least according to ‘Back to the Future’ protagonist Marty McFly. According to notable sneakerhead Jacques Slade, the consumer version of Nike’s self-lacing …

Men's Fashion

Gear Of The Year 2016: The best watches

Omega Planet Ocean Deep Black<p>Omega's Deep Black breaks new ground in using a fiendishly hard-to-machine monobloc ceramic case that's waterproof to …

Canada's crashed immigration site caused by 'significant' traffic spike

As the results poured in on Election Day in America, so many people were evidently interested in learning about immigrating to Canada that the country’s immigration website crashed.<p>A spokesperson for the immigration department in Canada told FoxNews.com that the problem was caused by a …

GoPro Is Recalling Every Single One of Its New Drones

Beleaguered action camera maker GoPro is recalling its new Karma drone just weeks after it launched, the company announced late Tuesday as many …

Inside Netflix’s $130 Million ‘The Crown,’ the Most Expensive TV Series Ever

The stars of the lavish new series reveal what it was like to play Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip, and Winston Churchill on the costliest TV set …

Samsung recalls 2.8m washing machines after reports of explosions

First it was phones, now washing machines – US consumer safety regulator ordered the recall after more than 700 complaints and several injuries<p>Samsung and US safety officials announced a recall on Friday of nearly 3m washing machines after reports that the appliances – just like the company’s Note …

Washing Machines

Sony has a coloring book for grown-up gamers because why the hell not?

The PlayStation 4 Pro might be what’s on everyone’s mind, but Sony’s coloring book could be the hit of the holiday season. Or, you know, not.<p>I mean, look… you’ve been playing Arkham VR for 9 hours straight, maybe it’s time to find something else to do. Sony recommends pulling up a comfy seat, …

Coloring Book

The Reinvention of TAG Heuer’s Link—for Ladies.

Some things are timeless. And TAG Heuer’s Link timepiece is one of those things, thanks in part to its enduring design, exquisite details and—on a more practical note—its flawless comfort on the wrist. Dating to 1987, the TAG Heuer Link has embraced many iterations over the years, and this fall the …

Amazon's cloud is bigger than Microsoft, Google and IBM combined, researcher says

In its latest quarterly analysis, the market research firm says that AWS accounted for 45% of the revenue generated by public "infrastructure as a service" (IaaS) providers.<p>IaaS is the cloud market that Amazon helped to pioneer. It's where companies rent computers and storage over the internet, …

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Playing 'Pokémon Go' Makes You Live Longer, Says Microsoft Study

Playing <i>Pokémon Go</i> adds days to your average life expectancy—as long as you keep up the activity indefinitely, according to a study by Microsoft and …

NYT: Samsung engineers can't replicate Galaxy Note 7 problems

Even though Galaxy Note 7 production has shut down and the phones should be on their way back to Samsung in fireproof boxes, the question of how everything went so wrong has yet to be answered. When it initiated a recall on September 2nd, the company said that "we conducted a thorough investigation …

Galaxy Note

Crystal ball-like robot will fill your home with sunlight

LONDON — Dr. Diva Tommei, 32, was once a Bioinformatics PhD student at Cambridge University who was spending way too much time in a dark office.<p>That …

Amazon Music Unlimited debuts with discounts for Prime members, cheap “Echo-only” plan

Rumors have been swirling around Amazon’s plans to launch its own, standalone music streaming service, and now those reports have been proven out: the company is today announcing the launch of Amazon Music Unlimited. This new, on-demand streaming service offers access to tens of millions of songs, …

A $400 robot baby you can stick in a backpack

Time was an egg or a sack of flour could be used as a perfectly serviceable substitute for a child (or so decades of sitcoms have taught me). Much of the press coverage around the Kirobo Mini positions the four-inch robot as an adorable attempt to address a population with a declining birth rate – …

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Apple Music ranks No. 1 in new J.D. Power survey

Apple has hit a high note on music streaming.<p>Apple Music took the top spot for customer satisfaction in J. D. Power's inaugural study of paid streaming music services.<p>Apple's streaming service, which hit 17 million subscribers in September, ranked particularly well in performance and reliability, …

Samsung says only 60 percent of Galaxy Note 7 phones have been replaced in US and Korea

More than 60 percent of defective Galaxy Note 7 smartphones sold in the United States and South Korea have now been returned and exchanged for new models, Samsung has claimed. In other words, 40 percent of the dangerous devices are still in consumer hands, almost four weeks after Samsung issued a …

Pokémon Go Just Got Dethroned as America's Top Grossing iPhone App

All good things must apparently come to an end.<p>After 74 straight days as the top grossing iPhone app in America’s App Store, Pokémon Go has been …