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Apple Watch Series 3 reviews are out and here's what people are saying

Apple Watch Series 3 reviews are out and here's what people are saying

USA Today    Technology    5 hour(s) ago
Apple Watch Series 3 reviews are out. Most reviewers suggest buying the GPS model instead of the one that can also place phone calls. Read more

Tech Tip: Getting Social With Waze

Tech Tip: Getting Social With Waze

New York Times    Technology    5 hour(s) ago
The traffic app is great at giving directions and rerouting around jams, but it also includes features for drivers when they’re not on the road. Read more

HTC suspends shares in wake of Alphabet takeover rumours

HTC suspends shares in wake of Alphabet takeover rumours

The Guardian    Technology    6 hour(s) ago
Taiwanese smartphone and VR headset maker could become in-house manufacturer for Google-branded productsThe Taiwanese smartphone and virtual reality headset manufacturer HTC will halt shares from Thursday, pending the “release of material information” following media reports of a purchase by Google’s parent, Alphabet.The once-powerful smartphone market player, which started life as ... Read more

Puerto Rican astronaut affected by double hurricanes

Puerto Rican astronaut affected by double hurricanes

ABC News    Technology    6 hour(s) ago
The space station's Joe Acaba, the first astronaut of Puerto Rican heritage, has been hit hard by two hurricanes Read more

Amazon ‘Reviewing’ Its Website After It Suggested Bomb-Making Items

Amazon ‘Reviewing’ Its Website After It Suggested Bomb-Making Items

New York Times    Technology    6 hour(s) ago
A British television news report said that the online retailer’s algorithms were automatically offering items that could be used to create an explosive device. Read more

Apple Watch review: Ditch the iPhone

Apple Watch review: Ditch the iPhone

USA Today    Technology    7 hour(s) ago
The new Apple Watch Series 3 clocks in with cellular. Read more

Apple Watch ticks closer to eliminating your phone

Apple Watch ticks closer to eliminating your phone

USA Today    Technology    7 hour(s) ago
USA TODAY Tech Columnist Ed Baig breaks down the perks and quirks of Apple's newest watches. Read more

Tomb Raider: is the Alicia Vikander reboot just Gap Yah: The Movie?

Tomb Raider: is the Alicia Vikander reboot just Gap Yah: The Movie?

The Guardian    Technology    8 hour(s) ago
A privileged young white woman gallivants around the developing world in search of adventure … is it Lara Croft or White Saviour Barbie?Remember White Saviour Barbie? It was big on Instagram last year. White Saviour Barbie only had one joke, but it was a doozy: it followed the adventures of ... Read more

Tech Fix: Apple Watch Series 3 Excels, Even if You Don’t Need Cellular

Tech Fix: Apple Watch Series 3 Excels, Even if You Don’t Need Cellular

New York Times    Technology    8 hour(s) ago
Date night without your iPhone? That’s now doable with the new cellular Apple Watch, which for the first time can be untethered from your smartphone. Here’s our review. Read more

As retailers close, thrift stores and consignment reach customers on Facebook, Instagram

As retailers close, thrift stores and consignment reach customers on Facebook, Instagram

USA Today    Technology    8 hour(s) ago
The resale market is resilient as stores use Facebook and Instagram to connect with shoppers. Read more

WATCH:  Amazon mistakenly sends baby registry email

WATCH: Amazon mistakenly sends baby registry email

ABC News    Technology    8 hour(s) ago
Amazon issues an apology for a glitch that sent a gift alert to many recipients who didn't have a baby registry -- or baby. Read more

Amazon to release Alexa-powered smartglasses, reports say

Amazon to release Alexa-powered smartglasses, reports say

The Guardian    Technology    9 hour(s) ago
Unlike Google Glass and Snapchat’s Spectacles, the glasses reportedly won’t feature a camera, instead focusing on linking to Amazon’s voice assistantAmazon is planning to release a pair of Alexa-enabled smartglasses as the latest addition to its range of voice-controlled devices, according to reports.Unlike most previous smartglasses, such as the ill-fated ... Read more

UK leader to press tech companies to block extremists

UK leader to press tech companies to block extremists

ABC News    Technology    10 hour(s) ago
Prime Minister Theresa May is urging internet companies to block the spread of extremist material, calling on social media giants like Facebook, Twitter and Google to develop technologies that will prevent content from being posted in the first place Read more

California condor takes flight in wild after near extinction

California condor takes flight in wild after near extinction

ABC News    Technology    11 hour(s) ago
The endangered California condor is making a slow but steady comeback in the wild three decades after the giant bird went nearly extinct Read more

Foundation to create special reserve for albino orangutan

Foundation to create special reserve for albino orangutan

ABC News    Technology    11 hour(s) ago
A conservation group wants to create a 5-hectare (12-acre) "forest island" for the world's only known albino orangutan after rescuing it from villagers five months ago Read more

Facebook bans Rohingya group's posts as minority faces 'ethnic cleansing'

Facebook bans Rohingya group's posts as minority faces 'ethnic cleansing'

The Guardian    Technology    12 hour(s) ago
As hundreds of thousands flee a brutal campaign by the Myanmar military, the social media company labels an insurgent group a ‘dangerous organization’ Amid international accusations that Myanmar’s military is engaging in “ethnic cleansing” of the Rohingya Muslim minority, Facebook designated a Rohingya insurgent group a “dangerous organization” and ordered ... Read more

Internal watchdog says EPA mismanaging toxic site cleanups

Internal watchdog says EPA mismanaging toxic site cleanups

ABC News    Technology    19 hour(s) ago
An internal government watchdog says cleanups at some U.S. hazardous waste sites have stopped or slowed down because the EPA does not manage its Superfund staff effectively Read more

Key California farm district rejects governor's tunnels plan

Key California farm district rejects governor's tunnels plan

ABC News    Technology    19 hour(s) ago
A group of powerful California farmers pulled their support for re-engineering the state's water system with a pair of massive $16 billion tunnels Read more

Apple just dropped iOS 11 — but is it worth upgrading Now?

Apple just dropped iOS 11 — but is it worth upgrading Now?

USA Today    Technology    20 hour(s) ago
iOS 11 has new multitasking features, an improved Siri and customizable Control Center. Video provided by Newsy Read more

Apple iPhone consumers are waiting for iPhone X

Apple iPhone consumers are waiting for iPhone X

USA Today    Technology    21 hour(s) ago
Pre-sales of iPhone 8 not as robust as years past Read more