Everything You Need to Know About Twitter Moments

The ability to create Twitter Moments is being rolled out to all users. Twitter Moments enable users to stitch together multiple tweets into slideshow-like stories. When they originally launched, Moments were intended to help Twitter users keep up with what the world is talking about at any given…

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Google’s big Android Wear 2.0 update is delayed

If you were hoping to hear more about the next version of Android Wear at Google’s big hardware event next week, you might not want to get your hopes up just yet. Google has now pushed back the date for the official release of the update to “early 2017.” But the delay isn’t terribly surprising to…

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CodeSpark raises $4.1 million for games that teach kids how to code

A Los Angeles startup called codeSpark has raised $4.1 million in seed funding for web and mobile games that teach kids how to code, even before they know how to read and write effectively. CodeSpark’s games were developed for kids 4 to 9 years old, and with a goal of not just teaching them STEM …

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HTC launches its Viveport VR store globally

HTC’s partnership with Valve has given its users very seamless access to grabbing VR games on the Steam store, but Vive is increasingly looking to distinguish itself with the cool non-gaming experiences that you can dive into with the headset. To do that the company has created Viveport, a storef…

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Luna Launcher turns your Android phone into a kid-friendly device

On the fence about whether your child is old enough for their own smartphone? A new app called Luna Launcher can help you warm to the idea, by offering a simple way to limit access to select apps and actions, including who they can call or text – a list you can restrict to family members, for exa…

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HP issues non-apology for blocking third-party ink cartridges

HP was recently caught in the act using a “security update” to prevent its printers from operating with a number of recycled and third-party ink cartridges. After much outcry the company has relented and is issuing a rollback option — but they’ll be damned if they admit any wrongdoing. “We are co…

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Everything Samsung could pack into the Galaxy S8

Samsung’s having a really terrible month. Several of its products — new and old — are literally exploding left and right. Looking forward is the only thing the South Korean electronics giant can do as it recalls and exchanges Note7 phones prone to catching on fire from defective batteries. The po…

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