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T-Mobile has the best LG V30 deal in town

With all the new phones launched in the last two months, it's easy to forget about the LG V30. The phablet is actually one of the best Android devices launched this year, and it's also the only phone that works with T-Mobile's shinyShow More Summary

No, seriously, Amazon’s selling a top-rated 4K action camera with 19 accessories for $50

Are you headed out on an adventure this weekend? Well good luck reliving it with a handful of photos you snap with your smartphone. If you want to really capture all the action firsthand, you need an action camera — and getting a good action cam doesn't have to mean spending $400 on a GoPro. Show More Summary

Study shows robots are better at slicing humans open than humans are

Human surgeons are some of the most skilled, precise individuals on the planet, but no amount of training and experience can make them better at slicing human flesh than robots already are. A new study aimed at comparing the steady hand...Show More Summary

‘The New Mutants’ puts a horror spin on the X-Men in first trailer

While the X-Men movies have cycled through casts and story lines for nearly two decades now, the genre has always been action. In The New Mutants, director Josh Boone and 20th Century Fox are putting a new spin on the franchise by shifting to horror. Show More Summary

People are so pumped for ‘Super Mario Odyssey’ that they’re speedrunning the in-store demo

We're two weeks away from the release of Super Mario Odyssey on the Switch, but for many Nintendo fans, the wait has become unbearable. Sadly, there's no demo available on the Switch eShop to help tide us all over, but across the country,...Show More Summary

Pretend you have a Pixel 2 by downloading the new Pixel 2 launcher

You don't have a Pixel 2 right now, because the release date isn't until next Thursday, October 19th. But with 30 seconds of work and an Android phone, you can pretend like you've got Google's newest flagship, thanks to the release of...Show More Summary

Genetically-modified apples that don’t go brown are headed to supermarkets next month

There are few things as satisfying as biting into a nice, crisp apple, but the beloved fruit has always had one big problem: it tends to go brown just minutes after its skin is pierced, giving apple slices a very short window of appeal. Show More Summary

Did you know Amazon sells a $20 gadget that puts Alexa in the palm of your hand?

Welp, we have some good news and some bad news. The bad news is that the promotion everyone went crazy over for the Amazon Dash Wand With Alexa has ended, so you can’t get one for free anymore. But the good news is that it’s still only $20! The Dash Wand is an awesome little device that puts the power of Alexa in the palm of your hand. Show More Summary

iPhone X, Galaxy Note 8, or Pixel 2: Which phone wins the bezel wars?

Ever since the original iPhone changed the game in the mobile business, handset makers have tried to offer buyers bigger smartphones, larger screens, and tinier bezels. Thus, the battle of the bezels isn’t new, and some smartphone makers used the screen-to-body ratio as a selling point for a few years now. Show More Summary

These iPhone 8 deals are so good you might actually switch to Sprint

I know that your brain probably switched off when it read Sprint in the headline, but hear me out. Forget what you might know about Sprint's network for a second, and just listen to the terms of these iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus deals. Sprint is offering the base 64GB iPhone 8 for $0 down and $9.78 per month on a 24-month payment plan. Show More Summary

Qualcomm sues to stop Apple from manufacturing iPhones in China

As the legal battle over iPhone royalties rages on, Qualcomm recently filed a new suit against Apple, this time seeking to prevent the iPhone maker from manufacturing and selling iPhones in China. Though Qualcomm previously sought to...Show More Summary

Legendary phone reviewer explains why the Pixel 2 and iPhone 8’s camera scores are flawed

We’ve seen a barrage of DxOMark camera reviews in the past few weeks, as several high-end smartphones came out, all of them sporting top-of-the-line camera experience. First, the camera pros declared the iPhone 8 Plus to be the best smartphone camera they ever tested. Show More Summary

Meet our new favorite wireless charger for the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus

If you have an iPhone 8 or an iPhone 8 Plus, you're undoubtedly psyched that Apple finally added wireless charging support. Of course, now you have to find a good wireless charger. There’s nothing wrong with going the bargain-basement route. Show More Summary

These are the App Store’s most popular ARKit apps and games on iOS 11

One of the most exciting additions to Apple's mobile platform in iOS 11 is ARKit, which makes it easier than ever for developers to implement augmented reality into their apps. Apple has gone as far as to dedicate an entire sectionsShow More Summary

Apple’s iPhone X successor might copy the Galaxy Note and it would be hilarious

It’s usually Samsung that copies Apple’s smartphone design ideas, but Apple may soon take a page from Samsung’s playbook. A new report says that a future iPhone generation may come with Apple Pencil support, which would mark a first for the iPhone line. That’s not surprising for anyone keeping tabs on Apple’s innovations. Show More Summary

Don’t buy Apple’s Watch bands when you can get identical bands for $5 on Amazon

If you're in the market for new Apple Watch bands and you were thinking about heading over to the Apple store or even to Apple's website, stop what you're doing immediately because we're about to save you a ton of cash. Apple makes plenty of great straps for the Apple Watch, of course, but so do third-party companies. Show More Summary

OK, everyone needs to stop panicking about this morning’s big iPhone X rumor

Apple's upcoming iPhone X is by far the most hotly anticipated new smartphone of 2017. There is no close second. Apple fans are starved for a redesigned iPhone after three straight years with the same look and feel, and the iPhone X is just what the doctor ordered. Show More Summary

Watch the final trailer for Stranger Things season 2

October 27th can’t get here soon enough. That’s when a few million lucky iPhone fans will be able to preorder an iPhone X with a November 3rd ship date. Meanwhile, there's still good news for everyone else: The second season of Stranger...Show More Summary

The best Logitech Harmony deal on Amazon is back in stock

The least expensive way to get your hands on an awesome Logitech Harmony experience is back in stock on Amazon. That’s right, it’s the Logitech Harmony Smart Control bundle, which includes a handheld remote as well as the Logitech Harmony Hub. Show More Summary

Samsung’s Galaxy S9 will reportedly copy the iPhone X’s signature feature, obviously

Every new iPhone comes with at least one signature feature, something no other iPhone has. In many cases, that hardware and/or software feature is not yet available on competing devices. The iPhone X has two such features. While both...Show More Summary

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