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Apple’s new patent could put an end to autocorrect mistakes

Autocorrect is incredibly useful when it works, but when it doesn’t work, it can cause problems that are always annoying, often amusing,...
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Rovi has agreed to acquire TiVo for $1.1 billion

TiVo… that’s a name that hasn’t been relevant in my life for years, and I’m far from the only one. Being...
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The founder of Atari wants to start making mobile games

Atari rose and fell before many of today’s gamers were even born, but the modern video game industry wouldn’t be what...
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Telegram denies rumors that it’s being acquired by Google

Google was in a perfect position to dominate the mobile messaging and social networking markets while they were still in their...
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Snapchat users watch ten billion videos every day

Facebook isn’t the only emerging video-sharing behemoth that YouTube needs to be wary of, according to a report from Bloomberg on...
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Xiaomi’s first smartwatch will launch in the second half of 2016

Xiaomi might not like being called the Apple of China, but the company seems to do everything in its power to...
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HTC is working on two Nexus devices for Google

It looks like HTC will be returning to Google’s Nexus program this year, and this time it’ll have two devices instead of...
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Nintendo will release its next console in March 2017

Consoles tend to last six to eight years before their successor is released, so the fact that the Wii U will be...
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YouTube now has six-second advertisements that you can’t skip

YouTube decided to remind us that life is full of compromises with a new blog post this morning, in which it announced...
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Google believes artificial intelligence will be bigger than virtual reality

When Mark Zuckerberg thinks about the future, he sees a world that’s dominated by mobile devices and virtual reality, but when...
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Amazon is trying to bully users into subscribing to Amazon Prime

Part of what makes Amazon Prime so great is that you don’t need it, because it’s luxury. Non-subscribers can use Amazon the...
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Using smartphones too much can make children cross-eyed

A child doing something in excess is different than an adult doing something in excess, because children are still in the...
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China wants to build floating nuclear power plants for its new islands

I’m sure you’ve heard about that man-made island chain that China has built in the South China Sea, the one that’s...
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Alphabet might be cutting back on some of Google’s projects

As an independent company, Google started tons experimental projects in search of the next big thing, and as Google’s new parent company,...
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Steam might start accepting Bitcoin payments

You can make purchases on Steam using sixteen different currencies, and it looks like Bitcoin will be added to that list...
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Opera will soon come with a free and unlimited VPN

There was a time when Opera was at the forefront of web browser innovation, and some of the features that it...
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Here’s proof that a smartphone company can develop a car

LeEco is one of the numerous smartphone companies that are pretty big in China, but virtually non-existent elsewhere. However, whereas most of these...
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A coalition of tech giants have written an open letter to Congress

Ever since Apple refused to assist the FBI in cracking the San Bernadino terrorist’s iPhone, there’s been a massive debate about encryption in...
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