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Suitcase GPS? Scented bags? Collapsible sunglasses? The latest travel gadgets.

At the International Travel Goods Show, held this month in Las Vegas, I saw the future of travel. We will always know the whereabouts of our checked luggage. We will sleep as comfortably on planes as kittens in a basket. And we will never again experience the horror of watching our gadgets power …

12 Smart Luggage Options That Will Transform Your Travel Experience

The best smart suitcases and backpacks to take your travel game to the next level.<p>Whether your next trip is to discover a country you've never been …

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 leak suggests it will have a curved screen and eye scanner

How do you raise the bar on the Galaxy Note 5, a phone that's already considered to be one of the best there is?<p>For years, Samsung's solution was to …

‘Ok Google’ has about 150 commands and over a thousand variations, and you can find most of them here

Google Search is, undoubtedly, the single most important thing within Google, be it popularity-wise or financially speaking. And Search got smarter and smarter throughout the years, with the introduction of things like the Knowledge Graph — which, as of this week, incorporates songs’ lyrics, too — …

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This $6 Supermarket Wine Was Just Named One of the Best in the World

<i>This article was originally published on FoodandWine.com.</i><p>Think you can’t get a world-class wine for under $7? Turns out someone thinks you can. And …

8 Mobile Apps that Will Make You Love Your Next Layover

Prayitno / Flickr<p>Flight delays are impossible to avoid and even more frustrating to deal with. But there are a few smartphone apps that will make your next delay less of a headache. Whether you want to find the nearest airport lounge or yoga room, or just need help getting rebooked, you'll find …

App security flaw makes your iPhone call without asking

If you're an iPhone user, you may want to be cautious about opening messages that contain phone numbers in the near future; they may cost you a lot of money. Developer Andrei Neculaesei notes that maliciously coded links in some apps will abuse the "tel" web handler (which covers dialing) to …

How would you change Google Glass (Explorer Edition)?

It's always tough asking for people's opinions on a device when so few instances of the hardware are available. Even a year after its release, getting hold of Google Glass (Explorer Edition) is a long and expensive process that few outside of the tech fraternity will bother with. Still, we're …

iPhone 5s Demand Wanes in China, While Interest in iPhone 6 Accelerates

Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White is touring China and reports to investors that demand for the iPhone 5s in the Asian country is disappointing, while interest in Chinese brands like Xiaomi is on the rise. This cool sentiment towards the iPhone may change when an iPhone 6 model with a larger …

Apple's Sales Team Expressed Fears iPhone Growth Could Stall Due to Android Threat

Apple is worried about larger-screened, lower-priced Android phones, according to an internal document shared today in the ongoing Apple vs. Samsung patent lawsuit (via <i>Re/code</i>). The document, which is from the company's sales department, notes that iPhone growth could drop due to competition from …