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Amazon launches app-powered physical convenience store with no checkout lines

Amazon has shown it will try just about anything to get its stuff into consumers' hands, whether it's via internet-connected Dash buttons around your house, drones and even old-fashioned ...

5 hours ago from Gizmag

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RokBlok puts a clever spin on the portable vinyl player

Portability has never been vinyl’s strong suit. Records themselves are a bit unwieldy (at least, compared to other audio platforms) but the fact that you also need a turntable to listen ...

1 hours ago from Techspot

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GoPro steadies the ship with Karma Grip camera stabilizer

GoPro's release of its long-awaited Karma drone didn't exactly go to plan, with thousands recalled due to power failure, but customers can still get a taste of the drone's camera technology ...

6 hours ago from Gizmag

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Lexus covered a car with 41,999 LEDs to create the most phantasmagoric ride ever made

Here’s a car you probably won’t ever be able to buy: a 2017 Lexus IS covered in 41,999 programmable LED lights that changes color on a whim and, if it is ever allowed on the road, ...

7 hours ago from The Verge

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Blink's newest security camera can be hidden in a tree

Today Blink is announcing its first outdoor camera: the $119 Blink XT. Blink is a newcomer that's quickly making a name for itself with tiny, low-cost security cameras that are truly ...

14 hours ago from The Verge

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Sony admits to plotting PlayStation’s HDR launch for three years

Confirmed during latest stunning GT Sport reveal; we also tested GT Sport in VR.

10 hours ago from Arstechnica

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BlackBerry Mercury Android Smartphone Leaks With Built-in QWERTY Keyboard

If you’ve been longing for an Android smartphone that has a built-in QWERTY keyboard, but weren’t too impressed with BlackBerry’s Priv, the Canadian company is apparently back at it again with ...

Sun 4 Dec 16 from HotHardware

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Police 'mug' suspect to get into iPhone while he's using it - CNET

Commentary: Encryption be damned. British police created novel tactic to get past Apple's insistence on privacy and security. They grab the phone while it's being used.

7 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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WhatsApp delays plan to switch off support for older phones – but only for some models

BlackBerry devices have been spared the chop. But only for a few months

16 hours ago from The Independent

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The best VR games

We spent much of this year trying out various virtual reality games on a variety of platforms. With Oculus putting the finishing Touch on the Rift this week with the launch of its excellent ...

9 hours ago from Gizmag

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