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iPhone dominated the top ten devices activated on Christmas in the US

If you were gifted a smartphone this Christmas, chances are high that it was one of nine iPhone models launched in the last three years. The iPhone 11 was by

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Google’s ‘Cloud Print’ service is shutting down soon

Another service is joining the Google graveyard, for better or worse. As the latest in a long series of Google service shutdowns, Cloud Print will be terminated in just a

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Someone crammed a full-length movie onto a 1.44MB floppy disk

In the world of multimedia, bigger is almost always better. More data, higher resolutions, larger screens… these all contribute to an enhanced viewing experience. But have you ever wondered what

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This 25-inch E Ink monitor is easy on the eyes

If you’re one of the many people whose job involves staring at a monitor for eight hours or more every day, you might wish for something easier on the eyes.

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FBI warns of hackers taking over smart devices to livestream swatting incidents

Swatting—the act of calling 911 to report a fake crime so armed responders storm an address—is bad enough, but perpetrators of this crime are adding an extra element of unpleasantness

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Samsung’s HDR10+ Adaptive feature adjusts content based on a room’s lighting

For those who enjoy HDR content but don’t always watch it in darkened rooms, there’s a new Samsung feature that will improve the viewing experience no matter what the lighting

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Boston Dynamics’ robots perform an end-of-year dance

We’ve slowly watched the evolution of Boston Dynamics’ robots, from drunkenly staggering around to performing acrobatic feats. Now, the company’s machines have put on an end-of-year dance that is both

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