Samsung Galaxy Tab S3: finally a worthy successor to the Note 10.1

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 product shot

It’s been a long wait, but Samsung has finally gotten serious about a new flagship large-format Android tablet with stylus to replace the aging Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition.

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Professor has taken a selfie every day for the past 30 years

Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple black and white photo of himself. Then he repeated it every day for the next three decades.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/02/23/professor-has-taken-selfie-every-day-for-past-30-years.html

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Affinity Photo comes to Windows: Nearly all of Photoshop for $40!

Affinty Photo is the closest thing to Photoshop without the price tag

Adobe’s Photoshop has long been nearly-unchallenged as the tool for serious photo editing. Now, Affinity Photo is going head-to-head with value pricing and some additional goodies thrown in.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/241597-affinity-photo-comes-windows-nearly-photoshop-40?source=Computing

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Best Buy employees buy Wii U for teen who played store's demo console every day

Christmas came early for one teenager thanks to the kindness of employees at a Best Buy store on Long Island.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/12/best-buy-employees-buy-wii-u-for-teen-who-played-stores-demo-console-every-day.html

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Amazon just announced Amazon Go, a grocery store with no checkout

Amazon is the web’s largest retailer, but the company has long been planning a move into the brick-and-mortar retail scene as well.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/05/amazon-just-announced-amazon-go-grocery-store-with-no-checkout.html

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Who makes the most reliable hard drives?

Backblaze's storage facilities

While it’s generally known how long hard drives actually live for, it stands to reason that some manufacturers make drives that are more reliable than others. But whose?

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/175089-who-makes-the-most-reliable-hard-drives?source=Computing

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Google’s Nexus is dead, long live Pixel

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Not all that long after selling off its Motorola phone business, Google is back in the fray, targeting Pixel phones at consumers, and backpedaling from its developer-focused Nexus brand.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/237139-googles-nexus-is-dead-long-live-pixel?source=Computing

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Facebook apologizes for video viewing-time error

Facebook apologized on Friday for what it described as a “miscalculation” in the way it reported how long, on average, videos on the site were viewed.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/23/facebook-apologizes-for-video-viewing-time-error.html

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Consumer Product Safety Commission Announces Recall of Samsung Galaxy Note7

It’s been a long time coming, but Samsung has now officially recalled its Galaxy Note7 smartphone in conjunction with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the government agency cha…

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/15/consumer-product-safety-commission-announces-recall-samsung-galaxy-note7.html

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US Air Force's plan to improve radio communications? Plasma bomb the atmosphere

Radio communication is a weak point for most military operations — it is never long enough or strong enough. The Air Force’s solution to improve their long-distance calls? Supercharge the atmosphere by detonating plasma bombs.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/12/us-air-forces-plan-to-improve-radio-communications-plasma-bomb-atmosphere.html

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Wilson smart football: First and long in the high-tech football market

Wilson Sporting Goods is first and long the high-tech football market. The company is touting what it describes as the world’s first smart football in a bid to capture the next generation of fans.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/11/wilson-smart-football-first-and-long-in-high-tech-football-market.html

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Apple’s stagnant product lines mostly reflect the state of the computer industry

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Some of Apple’s hardware is getting long in the tooth — but that’s more a reflection on the moribund state of the industry than a statement about Apple.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/233058-apples-stagnant-product-lines-mostly-reflect-the-state-of-the-computer-industry

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Here’s how to get the iOS 10 and macOS Sierra public betas

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As long as you’re willing to put up with potentially buggy software, now’s your opportunity to try the latest and greatest out of Cupertino.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/231317-heres-how-to-get-the-ios-10-and-macos-sierra-public-betas

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