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Is Jawbone about to go out of business?

Is Jawbone about to go out of business?

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It looks like Jawbone isn't doing so well. The company, which is known for making both speakers and fitness trackers, is reportedly ending production of all its fitness trackers and wants to sell its speaker business, all of which makes it appear like... >>

Best films to look forward to in 2016: Here are all the top movie trailers

Best films to look forward to in 2016: Here are all the top movie trailers

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The year 2016 is the year of the superhero movie. Many of the biggest blockbusters are set to be focused on super-powered wonderment. Marvel and DC continue their respective expansions of both universes' big screen outings. But that's not to say the... >>

81 of the worst Photoshop errors ever, you won’t believe your eyes

81 of the worst Photoshop errors ever, you won’t believe your eyes

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Technology has really changed the way we interact with the world. It can even change our perceptions of things in it. That's extremely true when it comes to Adobe's Photoshop software, which has become the buzzword for digital image manipulation. You... >>

World’s largest E Ink display is the USB-powered monitor your eyes have been burning for

World’s largest E Ink display is the USB-powered monitor your eyes have been burning for

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Paperlike is an E Ink monitor designed to act as a secondary display to give your eyes a break from your usual screen. Chinese company Dasung made the screen as what it claims is the world's largest E Ink display at 13.3-inches. Not only that but it's... >>

Apple iPhone 7: What's the story so far?

Apple iPhone 7: What's the story so far?

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The Apple iPhone 6S and 6S Plus launched in September 2015 and they have since been followed by the smaller iPhone SE, which replaces the iPhone 5S. Rumours started circulating around the Cupertino company's next bigger smartphones - likely to be called... >>

How to watch live GoPro HeroCast skydive flight over the Great Wall of China

How to watch live GoPro HeroCast skydive flight over the Great Wall of China

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This weekend Jeb Corliss, the famed wingsuit pilot, will carry out a life-risking stunt over the Great Wall of China and you'll be able to fly along with him, sort of. For the first time the GoPro HeroCast will be used to live stream a wingsuit skydive... >>

Tech then and now: Hilarious pictures of how gadgets have changed us for the worse

Tech then and now: Hilarious pictures of how gadgets have changed us for the worse

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The internet came along and changed our lives. Smartphones and super slim televisions are now standard the world over. But it wasn't always that way, oh no, it was better once. Better how? We hear you ask. In plenty of ways. We lived happy lives before... >>

What to expect at IFA 2016

What to expect at IFA 2016

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Consumer electronics trade show IFA takes place in Berlin at the beginning of September every year. It's been the platform for some major launches over the last couple of years from the first few generations of Samsung Galaxy Note devices to some of Sony's... >>

Secure and surveillance-free browsing: CyberGhost VPN 3-year subscription is now 80 per cent off

Secure and surveillance-free browsing: CyberGhost VPN 3-year subscription is now 80 per cent off

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Not all VPNs are created equal. In an age where hacking and data thievery is highly commonplace, a high-quality VPN needs to be certified, deliver constant activity surveillance with military grade encryption, and offer total anonymity. Thankfully, CyberGhost... >>

Learn to shoot and edit like the pros with the Pay What You Want: Complete Photography Bundle

Learn to shoot and edit like the pros with the Pay What You Want: Complete Photography Bundle

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Instagram and Snapchat filters are a great deal of fun, but your smartphone is no substitute to the beauty and depth you’re able to capture with a full DSLR camera. Learn how to take breathtaking photos and master editing techniques of the pros with... >>

iPhone 7 Plus leaks: Thicker, 3GB RAM, 2K AMOLED, Smart Keyboard port

iPhone 7 Plus leaks: Thicker, 3GB RAM, 2K AMOLED, Smart Keyboard port

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Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus diagrams show off thicker builds than current models, but that could be a good thing thanks to better specs and more connection options. In the case of the iPhone 7 Plus it should work with the Apple Smart Keyboard. The... >>

How to get your Android phone ready to sell

How to get your Android phone ready to sell

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You've just bought the latest Android superphone so there are two things you need to take care of: firstly, you need to liberate your content and data from your old Android handset and secondly, you need to sell it, to liberate some cash.  Android offers... >>

Samsung Gear VR getting its own gamepad? Clips into headset when not in use

Samsung Gear VR getting its own gamepad? Clips into headset when not in use

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The Samsung Gear VR might be a surprisingly capable virtual reality headset, for the price, but controls are limited. This issue appears to be something Samsung has spotted and may soon fix with a new Gear VR gamepad. The gamepad has leaked in images... >>

Batman Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Injustice Edition is official, comes with black Gear VR

Batman Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Injustice Edition is official, comes with black Gear VR

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Just when you thought Samsung's superhero love peaked with the Iron Man special edition Galaxy S6 edge, Batman swoops in. A Batman special edition Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Injustice Edition smartphone has been officially unveiled. The special edition handset... >>

You can stop nuisance calls with just one text message, here's how

You can stop nuisance calls with just one text message, here's how

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There's now a number you can text to stop getting nuisance calls. The Telephone Preference Service (TPS) has partnered with Ofcom in the UK to launch a "text-to-register" service that adds your mobile phone number to an official "do not call" database.... >>

MotoMods: Hasselblad camera, JBL speaker, and projector modules leak

MotoMods: Hasselblad camera, JBL speaker, and projector modules leak

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Lenovo is reportedly getting ready to launch a new Moto Z modular smartphone line with attachable backplates known as MotoMods, and thanks to a renowned leakster, we've just been given a first look at three MotoMods and the different types of functionality... >>

Three to run network-level ad blocking trials in mid June

Three to run network-level ad blocking trials in mid June

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UPDATE: Three will run a 24-hour ad-blocking trial in mid-June to those customers who opt in to its invite. Three has announced that it plans to roll-out mobile ad-blocking on its network, following successful implementation in Three UK and Three Italy.... >>

Silent stealth bikes run on almost anything, Batman would want one of these

Silent stealth bikes run on almost anything, Batman would want one of these

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The dream of a vehicle fuel systems that runs on anything, like Back To the Future's Mr Fusion, is getting closer to a reality. Two military stealth bikes have been shown off that not only run near-silently but work with electricity and most fuels too.... >>

Stunning Spider-Man style skyscraper climb using LG vacuum cleaner suction alone

Stunning Spider-Man style skyscraper climb using LG vacuum cleaner suction alone

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If you thought vacuum cleaners were boring, think again. LG has strapped two of its cordless vacs to the back of extreme climber Blair-Coyle who scaled a glass skyscraper using their suction alone to stay attached. The LG CordZero Sierra vacuum uses lithium-ion... >>

Stunt flying made easy: Limited-edition matte-black Skeye Nano Drone now 32 per cent off

Stunt flying made easy: Limited-edition matte-black Skeye Nano Drone now 32 per cent off

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The massively popular Skeye Nano Drone is back, with an exciting upgrade to the world’s smallest quadcopter. With a stylish black reskin, the Skeye Nano Drone: Matte-Black Limited Edition is guaranteed to look good in flight as you develop some man... >>

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 dual-edge expected next, not Galaxy Note 6

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 dual-edge expected next, not Galaxy Note 6

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We were all excitedly looking forward to the rumoured return of the Samsung Galaxy Note series to the UK with the Note 6 and now we're hearing it's never coming. A Samsung Galaxy Note 7 with edge display is reportedly coming next. According to sources... >>

The Complete Product Management Bundle is now 79 per cent off

The Complete Product Management Bundle is now 79 per cent off

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One of the fastest-growing tech skills on the job market today is Product Management, as companies are increasingly understanding the value of a high-level execution professional for success and longevity. A new 7-course collection will familiarize you... >>

Humax adds Netflix to FVP-4000T Freeview Play boxes

Humax adds Netflix to FVP-4000T Freeview Play boxes

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Humax's FVP-4000T Freeview Play recorders have just got even better, you can now play Netflix content using them. The 500GB and 1TB set-top-boxes have each received over-the-air updates to add the Netflix app. Subscribers to the paid TV and movie streaming... >>

Samsung Galaxy Note 6 / Note 7: What's the story so far?

Samsung Galaxy Note 6 / Note 7: What's the story so far?

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Samsung has already announced two flagship smartphones this year but chances are that won't be the last we hear from the company and its smartphone arm before 2016 is out. The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge both debuted at Mobile World Congress in March,... >>

Android N could arrive on your phone sooner than you think

Android N could arrive on your phone sooner than you think

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Google's parent company Alphabet is reportedly stepping up its game to make sure operating system updates arrive faster across devices, which should start with Android N. Currently the Android operating system can rollout quickly to gadgets running pure... >>