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BlackBerry inexplicably redesigns the Passport for AT&T

BBM is coming to Android Wear, too<p>BlackBerry ran a small press conference here at CES 2015 to announce that it's releasing the BlackBerry Passport and BlackBerry Classic on AT&T. Oddly, AT&T apparently requested that the Passport get rounded corners, and BlackBerry did that. CrackBerry reports that …

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The Best Metal Albums of 2014

I listened to a lot of metal this year, and these are the albums I liked the most. To shift things up from previous round-ups, I've included my personal Top 25, along with separate selections from Pitchfork's metal contributors. At this point I'm hardly the only person covering metal at the site, …

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For David Guetta’s sixth album, the Parisian pop-house producer lightens up on the hip-hop and veers toward a highly Grammy-friendly roster of guests …

New Year’s Eve Photography Tips

1<p>Take Outside Shots<p>Depending on where you live, taking New Year’s Eve photos outside will give you an extra variable on what to shoot and when. Many …

Infinity

Nobody Tells This to Beginners: An Inspiring Video for Creatives Just Starting Out

18-year-old Saar Oz of Creavite created this beautiful and inspirational video for people who are just starting out in a creative field such as …

More Details Regarding Canon Mirrorless Release In 2015 Emerge

We have talked before about the rumor regarding Canon taking mirrorless seriously in 2015, and today, we have some more details about that …

How to install Lollipop-based CyanogenMod 12 on the Galaxy S2 (I9100)

The Samsung Galaxy S2 was released on February 13th, 2011, and was the predecessor of the first Android device to truly rival the iPhone in both sales and popularity. Four years is almost an eternity in the world of tech, but that hasn’t stopped the <i>XDA Developers</i> community of finding a way of …

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The best-sounding home theater I've ever heard

When I dropped by Lyric Hi-Fi & Video (New York City's oldest high-end shop), I wasn't looking for anything in particular. There's so much to see and hear, but then I was hooked into auditioning the Datasat RS20i surround processor with a full complement of Focal Electra series speakers, plus a …

Tigris Shell Stand Case is a Minimalist Case With a Twist

With a slim and elegant phone like the new iPhone 6, you might not want to keep it in a case. But that leaves it exposed to scratches or worse. In that case you might want a slim case like the Tigris Shell Stand Case from Draco Designs. This soft polymer case covers the back and most of the edges …

Secretive Military Tech Company Announces Augmented Reality Glasses For Consumers

For the past six years, low-key Osterhout Design Group has been building heavy duty smart glasses for the military. But after seeing the kind attention heaped onto gadgets like Google Glass, the small San Francisco-based company is looking towards the consumer market and thinks it has something …

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Intel is betting $25 million on smart eyewear-maker Vuzix

Intel clearly sees big potential in the smart eyewear market. In addition to putting its processors in Google Glass and teaming up with Luxottica to create high-tech glasses, it has now invested major cash in internet-connected eyewear-maker Vuzix. According to Vuzix, Intel has just bought $24.8 …

Here's what to expect from CES 2015

Autonomous driving isn’t a new theme. It’s not even a new theme at CES, in fact: the last several years have seen announcements and demonstrations from various automakers showcasing just how little attention we’ll need to pay to the road someday. But the reality is that even now, in 2014, precious …

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Xiaomi Confirms It Sold 61M Phones In 2014, Has Plans To Expand To More Countries

Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone maker that raised $1.1 billion last month, has confirmed that it sold 61.12 million phones last year, bringing in an apparent revenues of 74.3 billion CNY ($12 billion) in the process.<p>The new figures were released by CEO Lei Jun on Weibo and are right in line with the …

Acer unveils biggest-yet Chromebook 15

Ahead of CES 2015, Acer announced a handful of new products on Saturday, including two Chromebooks, a laptop with a 3D camera, improved processors, …

The Ideas And Breakthroughs That Will Shape The World In 2015

From Ebola to virtual reality, here's what the year has in store for science<p>In 2015, advances in science and engineering will once again shape the world in profound ways. Here are the most important.<p>Wind Power Moves Offshore<p>Ebola Drugs Reach West Africa<p>Ultrafast Data Transfer Speeds Up …

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White cobra at San Diego Zoo gets a name

The celebrity snake at the San Diego Zoo now has a name: <i>Adhira</i>, which in Hindi means lightning.<p>Adhira came in first in an online poll to find a name for the venomous white cobra that was captured in Thousand Oaks and, after a period of quarantine, joined the zoo's Reptile House.<p>Adhira received …