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SEATTLE (AP) — While most attendees of Penny Arcade Expo come to the boisterous convention to play games, bag swag and meet like-minded people, a...

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    Galaxy Note 4 Release Date: September 6 United States Launch Date Set?

    Could the Galaxy Note 4 be available for sale this week? Samsung is most probably going to launch the Galaxy Note 4 on September 3... Read more

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    Moto X+1 (X2), Moto G2 Release Date: More Details About Motorola’s Smart Phones Leaked

    Motorola could unveil two new phones two days from now, and details about the phones have been leaked. Tech tipster TK Tech News has been... Read more

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    Nexus 6 / Nexus X / Moto S / Moto X ‘Shamu’ Release Date: Round Up of Google-Motorola Smart Phone Details

    What is known so far of the Nexus 6? The Nexus 6 is reportedly being build by Google and Motorola.  HTC is also rumored to... Read more

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    Reddit WTF: Launches Mobile Application for AMAs as Website Helps Spread Graphic Pictures After Hack

    Reddit is planning a new mobile app for its popular AMAs (Ask Me Anything) as the website has gotten a lot of hits the past... Read more

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    Windows 9 Release Date, Beta: Microsoft to Update ‘Threshold’ 2 Times Monthly; Sept. 30 Preview Launch Date Set?

    Microsoft could be updating the Windows 9 more frequently, and a launch date has been mentioned.  According to WinBeta, Microsoft plans to take advantage of... Read more

  • FILE - This May 21, 2013 file photo shows an iPhone in Washington with Twitter, Facebook, and other apps. Tired of that friend or relative who won't stop posting or tweeting political opinions? Online loudmouths may be annoying, but a new survey suggests they are in the minority. In a report released Tuesday, the Pew Research Center found that most people who regularly use social media sites were actually less likely to share their opinions, even offline.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

    Facebook Messenger App: Rumors ‘Aren’t True,’ Company Says

    Facebook’s Messenger, which has a very low rating on iTunes, has been mostly panned by users, who have claimed that it invades their privacy, is annoying,... Read more

  • A person stands near the Apple logo at the company's store in Grand Central Terminal, in New York. Apple will show off its newest products Sept. 9, 2014. The iPhone and iPad maker set the date in invitations mailed Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, to reporters and others who typically come to see the unveiling of Apple's latest twists on technology. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    iPhone 6 Release Date Rumors and Features: Phone to Have Digital ‘Wallet’ Feature? Live Streaming Available for Next Week’s Launch

    The iPhone 6, which could come out this month, can also be used to make payments with credit cards, according to reports. Apple is said... Read more

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    Nexus 8 / Nexus 9 / HTC Volantis, Flounder Release Date: HTC T1 to be Launched in Europe, Russia, Korea, Japan

    HTC could be releasing the Nexus 9 for a number of countries.  Earlier in the year, it was rumored that HTC and Google are working... Read more

  • FILE- In this April 17, 2007 file photo, exhibitors of the Google company work on laptop computers in front of an illuminated sign of the Google logo at the industrial fair Hannover Messe in Hanover, Germany. Google is starting to accept requests from Europeans who want to erase unflattering information from the results produced by the world's dominant search engine. The demands can be submitted on a Web page that Google opened late Thursday, May 29, 2014, in response to a landmark ruling issued two weeks ago by Europe's highest court. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer, File)

    Google Maps Street View Has Sounds Now

    Google Maps’ Street View function now has a companion: sounds. A new program from Amplifon, which makes hearing aids, came up with Sounds of Street... Read more

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    HTC CWZ, WWY Release Date, Rumors: HTC to Launch Two New Smart Watches This Month?

    HTC could be launching two new smart watches in September.  Tech Twitter tipster @upleaks has “leaked” information that HTC is has two smart watches, the HTC... Read more

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    Computer Science Majors, Your Degree May Not Be As Valuable As You Think

    Computer science degree holders enjoy some of the highest starting salaries of any major, averaging as high as $85,000 for bachelors degrees and $100,000 for masters... Read more

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    LG G Watch R Release Date, Specs: Details on LG’s Upcoming Round Smart Watch Now Out

    There’s just something about watches being round, and LG knows that.  Earlier this year, Motorola caught the attention of quite a number of people when... Read more

  • An Apple logo is seen on the back on a smartphone on August 6, 2014 in London, England. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

    iWatch Release Date, Rumors: Apple to Sell a ‘Wearable’ Smart Watch For $400, Rumors Say

    Apple are considering slapping a $400 price tag on its upcoming “wearable” tech.  According to re/code, Apple executives have considered retailed the flagship iWatch at... Read more

  • The iOS 8 beta has been released to developers and will be rolled out in the fall, rumors say. Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about iOS 8 at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, Monday, June 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    iOS 8 Beta 6, GM Release Date: Battery Drain an Issue for Beta 5 iPhone; While iPad Users and Developers Won’t Get Beta 6

    Users of Apple’s iOS 8 beta have reported battery drain issues, and it seems like developers won’t be getting the sixth beta. After iOS 8... Read more

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    Android KitKat 4.4.4: Current Update Status on Samsung, Motorola, HTC, Sony and LG Devices

    What is the current status of the Android 4.4.4 KitKat update roll out? Google launched the Android 4.4.4 KitKat update in June to patch a... Read more

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    Moto 360 Release Date, News: Motorola Messes up Smartwatch Give Away

    Motorola recently messed up their Moto 360 giveaway. According to the Verge, Motorola teamed up with Yo to hand out Moto 360s to the first... Read more