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Florida police attempted to use slain man’s finger to unlock his phone

Two police detectives reportedly tried unlocking a deceased man’s phone at a funeral home with his finger. The detectives were investigating his death, as well as his involvement in a separate inquiry. The case brings up questions of what privacy protections people, both living and dead, are...

Android

OnePlus 6: Four years on from the OnePlus One, what will we get?

Four years ago today, OnePlus unveiled the disruptive OnePlus One. Now, the Shenzen-based company’s seventh major device, the OnePlus 6, is on the horizon. It’s a key moment, as enthusiasts come to grips with the pioneering brand moving into the mainstream market with mainstream pr...

Android

UK council giving out Amazon Echo devices to elderly and disabled

Hampshire County Council in the United Kingdom is testing the use of smart home equipment in 50 homes. The trial is an attempt to see if smart home technology can help alleviate some of the heavy workloads of social services employees. The program cost £50,000 so far and seems to be wor...

Android

Amazon wants to put robots in your home

This article originally appeared on DGiT.com. Amazon is looking into developing domestic, AI-powered robots. The project, dubbed “Vesta,” is currently in development at Amazon’s Lab126 — the same facility that gave us Echo, Kindle, and Fire Phones. Little is known about Ves...

Hardware

B&O Beoplay H8i

When deciding on a pair of headphones, people either go for an over-ear model such as the Sony WH1000XM2 which surrounds your ears and almost completely blocks noises from the outside world, or an in-ear model such as the Beoplay E8 that snugly fits in your ear canal.On-ear headphones that sit on yo...

Hardware

Elgato Eve Button

The smart home is advancing at a steady pace, with our lights, plugs, thermostats, and more all becoming connected. But if you’re still a fan of the feeling of pressing a button to make a device turn on, the experience can ironically leave you feeling quite disconnected to the control of your...

Computing

AMD Ryzen 7 2800X could square up against Intel’s 8-core Coffee Lake CPU

The AMD Ryzen 7 2800X was suspiciously absent in the Ryzen 2nd Generation launch lineup, and now the chipmaker has teased that it has saved its best for last.Speaking to Tech Power Up, AMD Senior Vice President Jim Anderson hinted that we might see a Ryzen 7 2800X processor released at a later date....

Computing

AMD’s Combat Crate is locked and loaded with a CPU, graphics card and motherboard

According to a fresh leak, AMD is planning to sell a new product called the Combat Crate, which is an all-in-one bundle consisting of a Ryzen processor plus motherboard and Radeon graphics card.As spotted by Videocardz, the first Combat Crate has been produced in conjunction with MSI, but there may...

Computing

Microsoft's selling upgraded Surface Pro models at entry-level prices

Microsoft is selling its latest Surface Pro tablet with some considerable discounts in the US and UK right now. In the US, you can grab a souped-up Surface Pro for the price of the entry-level model.That gets you a Surface Pro with an Intel Core i5 processor with a 128GB SSD and 4GB of memory for th...

Tech

How to Move Tabs Between Android and PC

If you’re reading something on your computer and want to switch your phone, or need to easily go from your phone to your computer, Apple offers a handy feature called Handoff. But did you know that Android users can do something similar with Chrome? Here’s what to do to set it up. L...


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