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2015 Mini Cooper S With Five Doors Caught On Camera [Photos]

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A Mini Cooper S with five doors, supposedly the 2015 model, was caught on camera cruising the streets recently. BMW recently released their third generation of the classic British car, showing a desire to get back to a more classic style. There is an eye on the future for the Mini, as reports about a… Read more »

Mozilla Working On $25 Smartphone For Emerging Markets

Mozilla Working On $25 Smartphone For Emerging Markets

Budget phones are becoming just as important as high-end flagships for many companies now that countries like China and India are opening up to smartphones and other electronics in a more significant way. These budget devices have generally been available throughout the world since they are still relatively costly at $80-100 but Mozilla may change… Read more »

Apple Devices Vulnerable To Hacks, Require Major Update

Apple Devices Vulnerable To Hacks, Require Major Update

A finding by a group of security researchers on Friday revealed that almost all Apple devices are vulnerable to a variety of hacks. Even though Apple has already issued an update for iOS in response to the security concerns, it is still working on an update for Mac computers, which are still vulnerable. While the… Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Blamed For WhatsApp Downtime

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Mark Zuckerberg was blamed by netizens for WhatsApp’s Saturday downtime three days after Facebook bought the app for $19 billion dollars, The Daily Beast reports. WhatsApp users filled Twitter with their frustrations over the newly-bought messaging app’s downtime. Some joked that the WhatsApp team is currently celebrating the buyout at the app headquarters, causing their… Read more »

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Gear 2 Smartwatch

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Gear 2 Smartwatch

Samsung is kicking off Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014 with a bang by revealing its new Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatch. Alongside the Galaxy Gear 2 is the Gear 2 Neo, another smartwatch which so far appears to be very similar to its companion. The unveiling of both smartwatches comes just one day before Samsung is… Read more »

LG G2 Mini Release Date Begins In March, Specs Unveiled Before MWC

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The LG G2 Mini release date has been anticipated globally as the phone market continues to become more specialized. After seeing the international success of the LG G2, the South Korean hardware manufacturer decided to take aim at the mid tier market. The miniature 3G Dual SIM model of their flagship is set to release… Read more »

iPhone 6 Rumors: Apple A8 Chip Being Developed, But Not By Samsung

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The iPhone 6 rumors concerning the Apple A8 chip were buzzing this week when information regarding Samsung’s involvement was leaked. Samsung, who has been the sole manufacturer of Apple’s processing chips, has reportedly backed out of production of the next generation A8. What led to the rumors regarding Apple’s biggest competitor bowing out of work… Read more »

Toyota Prius Recall: 1.9 Million Hybrids Affected By Software Defect

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A Toyota Prius recall has been issued for the Japanese motor company’s hot selling hybrid vehicle. 1.9 million cars are potentially affected by a software defect that could cause them to go into a failsafe mode. Almost half of those impacted were sold in Japan, while another 700,000 were sold in the U.S. The Toyota… Read more »

Potential Twitter Redesign Abandons Text Stream For Photos

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A potential Twitter redesign may be abandoning the 140 character text wall that has changed the way we share and receive our social information. First reported by Mashable,profiles may be changing to better feature photos and videos rather than the short text blurbs that most people know. In the example below of Mashable’s features editor… Read more »

Google Glass is Going Mainstream with Vision Insurance Coverage

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Google Glass is going mainstream for anyone with the right vision insurance coverage and a few hundred dollars for out-of-pocket costs. This wearable computing device has taken the tech world by storm since its limited launch in 2013, which involved an invitation-only group of Glass explorers who were contractually bound to use the devices within… Read more »

Best Car Brands According To 2014 Car-Brand Perception Survey

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Are you planning on buying a car in the near future? If so, you may want to take some time to do research on the vehicles you are considering. Consumer Reports conducted their annual Car-Brand Perception Survey from December 6, 2013 to December 15, 2013, to determine the best and worst cars, according to the… Read more »

iPhone 6 Screen Size Rumors Claim Sapphire Retina Display Specs

iPhone 6 Screen Size Rumors Claim Sapphire Retina Display Specs

Apple iPhone 6 screen specs rumors are claiming not only will the iPhone 6 display be bigger but that it may be made of hardened sapphire crystal. In a related report by The Inquisitr, the iPhone 6 release date rumors are pointing to a time earlier in 2014. Some analysts believe Apple is moving up… Read more »

560-HP Beetle Rallycross Racer Built To Attract Young Urban Crowd

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Volkswagen unveiled their plans to bring a 560-hp Beetle racer to the 2014 Global Rallycross stage. The announcement came at this week’s Chicago Auto Show. Powered by the team of Andretti Autosport, Volkswagen will actually enter two of the juiced up bugs in what is becoming one of the largest world racing events. Volkswagen’s Rallycross… Read more »