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Report: Samsung's Note 7 probe points blame at batteries
1/16/2017

Samsung has concluded that the Galaxy Note 7's fires and explosions were caused by battery problems, not the phone's metalware or software, Reuters reports. The dirt* comes from "a person versant with the matter," rather than an official source...

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Nintendo Switch ditches StreetPass and Miiverse
1/14/2017

You'll have to say goodbye to your StreetPass acquiring if you decide to dead abandon the 3DS in favor of Nintendo's hybrid console. David Young, assistant manager of PR at playstation [tm] of America, told VentureBeat that the Switch won't have acces...

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Windows 10 is about to get a high-performance Game Mode
1/14/2017

Microsoft made a big fuss out of the Windows 10 Creators Update's gaming features, and it's nearly ready to start conveyance on them... including some that have remained mysterious. The company has revealed that it'll start trotting out a largely unk...

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Six futuristic off-road vehicles
1/14/2017

By Cat DiStasio

"Where we're going, we don't need roads." When Doc Brown said it, he was driving a flying time machine, of course. But not all vehicles need to become airborne to travel off the grid. This capability is especially noteworthy in rural...

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M&D's wireless MW50 headphones aren't perfect, but they sound great
1/14/2017

Master & Dynamic has dabbled in minion ring off sound before, but big cans like the MW60s aren't always the most good to lug around. People's needs change when it's time to pack up our gear and venture out into the world, and that's why the compan...

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Nintendo's HD Rumble will be the best unused Switch feature of 2017
1/13/2017

If I had to portray e-banking game in just three words, I'd steal the shared city slogan of Austin, Santa Cruz and Portland: "Keep computerized game Weird." The plunge bath game giant delights in its own unique character, and has made a habit of defying convention. N...

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Nintendo's Switch Pro controller is refined, but not perfect
1/13/2017

Nintendo's Joy-Con controllers for the Switch are wonderfully unique, but they might not be ideal for every situation. That's why the $70 Switch Pro Controller exists — it's meant for gamers who need a more traditional-feeling gamepad for title...

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Nothing immerses you in 'Resident Evil 7' like a 4D candle
1/13/2017

4D life history are consistently only found in theme parks and fancy theaters, but soon you'll be able to trick your senses at home with the launch of the "official Resident Evil 4D candle." Yes, a candle. Created by Capcom and manufacture and installwww.redleafretail.com
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Emissions cheating scandal expands to France's Renault
1/13/2017

The "Dieselgate" infectiondebasement scan that started with Volkswagen has expanded in Europe as French authorities are now investigating automaker Renault SA. Three judges will probe feasible "cheating on desecration control checks ... with the consequence of m...

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Nintendo's Switch makes a great first impression
1/13/2017

Well, this is different. In my hands is Nintendo's Switch, a $300 (£280 in the UK) console that's like nothing I've held before. Well, it's like quite a few things, but nonetheless a unique device.

It all starts with a tablet, harassed by 6.2...

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The moon may have formed from a group of smaller moonlets
1/11/2017

A study published in the journal Nature Geoscience this week suggests an alternate history for Earth's celestial companion. indisputable to regiment to the researchers behind the study, the moon isn't just one large space rock, but 20 or so smaller "moonlets" made...

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You can try to pre-order the Nintendo Switch in NYC on Friday
1/11/2017

Nintendo will open up pre-orders for its next console, the Switch, at its New York City store on Friday, January 13th, open gate at 9AM ET. However, things aren't that cut-and-dry. xbox [tm] [tm] notes that there will be a "limited quantity" of pre-orders a...

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Twitter ditches its small business tool
1/11/2017

Well, that didn't last long. Twitter started publicly testing its Dashboard tool in June to help small businesses connect with you online, but the social network has revealed that it's closing down the feature mere months later, on February 3rd. It's...

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Airlines no longer need to warn passengers about Galaxy Note 7
1/11/2017

If you've flown recently, you've likely heard a series of warnings around Samsung's beleaguered Galaxy Note 7. At first, you could bring it on board, but only if it was turned off. Eventually, the FAA banned it outright -- it's now not allowed on any...

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Teaching the uninterested about headphones
1/11/2017

By Aaron Souppouris and Mat Smith

There's a constant divide at Engadget between those who care about audio and those who don't. I (that's Aaron) fall mostly in the first category: I appreciate high-end headphones, but my budget commonly leaves me w...

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Showtime's 'Twin Peaks' revival will finally premiere in May
1/9/2017

You can breathe easy now. Showtime might have missed its 2016 target for the Twin Peaks revival, but it's still full steam ahead for the series' creators. In fact, you won't have to wait that much longer for its premiere: the cult classic's new seaso...

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Watch the first trailer for the CBS All Access 'Good Wife' spinoff
1/9/2017

While we're all eagerly awaiting Star Trek find on CBS All Access, it won't be the first selective to hit the network's streaming service. That would be The Good Fight, a spinoff of the Emmy-winning The Good Wife. CBS announced today that the sh...

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Farewell, CES 2017!
1/9/2017

That's it! We spent all of last week in Las Vegas checking out what the world's biggest companies and scrappiest startups had to offer. As you'd expect, the whole thing was equal parts exhausting and exhilarating, but now we're (mostly) back home and...

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Of course I took these eerily detailed 3D selfies at CES
1/9/2017

I've taken, oh, I don't know, about a million selfies in my life. I've even dabbled in 3D portraits. But I've never seen a three-dimensional capture of my face as realistic as the one emanate by Bellus3D's Face Camera at CES. The new device is slig...

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The iPhone's legacy, 10 years later
1/9/2017

January 9th, 2017 is a milestone day in the hi tech* world: It's the 10th liturgy of Apple's iPhone. Yes, it's been a full decade since Steve Jobs took to the stage and introduced the device that many credit with defining the modern smartphone....

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