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The 31 best NBA free agents of 2015

A deep, talented free-agent class and the threat of the exploding salary cap in 2016 and 2017 should make this one of the more interesting free-agency periods in recent years.<p>With stars such as LaMarcus Aldridge and Kevin Love potentially looking for new teams — and valuable role players looking to …

Google gets some competition in the smartphone translator app space

It's not often that an app comes along just as you think of needing it, but that's exactly what happened this weekend when I stumbled upon a new app …

Google Launches Its Own Wireless Service, Project Fi

As rumored for months, Google has just announced plans to offer its own wireless cellular service.<p><b>Here’s what we know so far:</b><p>It’s called “Project Fi”<br>• It’s for Nexus 6 owners only, at first.<br>• It’s invite only right now. You can sign up for an invite here.<br>• It’s built on top of Sprint and T-Mobile’s …

Google Hangout

Facebook Hello shows who's calling your Android phone

As helpful as it is, caller ID doesn't really tell you everything about who's ringing your phone or why. Is it an acquaintance? A best friend's birthday? Or a robocaller? Facebook might have a better solution. It's rolling out Hello, the previously leaked Android caller ID app. The software shows …

Here are the first images from LG's G4 smartphone camera

First sample images show up in LG's latest video teaser for the G4<p>April 28th is the biggest day of the year for LG's mobile unit, marking the launch of the Korean company's flagship smartphone for 2015, the G4. In the buildup to the event, LG has dished out most of the phone's core specs and …

Your Android Wear devices will work even when your phone's at home

There's a new kid on the smartwatch block, which means that Google needs to make sure that its own gear is ready for the challenge. That's why the company is pushing out new features to its Android Wear devices in the coming weeks. The biggest addition is probably WiFi support that'll let you …

Wear OS

At 50 Years Old, The Challenge To Keep Up With Moore's Law

Fifty years ago this week, a chemist in what is now Silicon Valley published a paper that set the groundwork for the digital revolution.<p>You may never have heard of Moore's law, but it has a lot do with why you will pay about the same price for your next computer, smartphone or tablet, even though …

Clear Deletes Dumb Tweets Before You Regret Them

Most of us have embarrassing stories about things we’ve shared on social media, but it’s hard to top Ethan Czahor‘s. He was hired as Jeb Bush’s chief technology officer, but shortly after he got the job, journalists uncovered some old offensive tweets and he had to resign.<p>Now Czahor is back in the …

OMG! Oh My Gold! Beyonce has a special gold Apple Watch

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>I am currently holding my breath. I fear, though, that my breath is holding me.<p>For I have just seen the light. Yes, the light that twinkles from Beyonce's wrist and says: "Bow down, as I display my new …

Samsung calls Galaxy S6 the “smartphone of your dreams” in new ad

Samsung has already released several adverts and commercials for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge but with so many new features, the company isn’t quite ready to stop there. The latest commercial showcases the Galaxy S6‘s pretty awesome wireless charging capabilities, along with the fast charging …

Phones

Why are so many Americans criminals?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Criminal justice reform is rapidly becoming one of the few bipartisan issues of our time. It's about time.<p>America has the highest incarceration rate in the world, with 5% of the world's population and 25% of its prisoners. Nearly 2½ million Americans are in prison. Over 65 million people, …

Civil Rights

iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus – Complete Features Guide & Overview

iPhone 6: Prices and Availability

As Apple wraps up the iPhone portion of today's media event, our final questions about the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been answered, namely how much will the new iPhones cost and when can we get our hands on them.<p>The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are Apple's largest iPhones to date, and with the …

Apple Announces 4.7-Inch iPhone 6 and 5.5-Inch iPhone 6 Plus, Launching September 19

At its special media event today, Apple announced the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. Apple is touting a "Retina HD Display" on both phones, as the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 features a 1334 x 750 display at 326 pixels-per-inch while the iPhone 6 Plus features a 1920 x 1080 display at 401 …

Apple Watch is the long-rumored iWatch

Like the existing watches that run Android Wear or the Pebble or Samsung's Tizen-powered watches, the Apple Watch starts with the basic capability of …