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Best weekend laptop and tablet deals: Save on MacBook Pro, Dell, iPads, Samsung Galaxy Tabs, and more

It’s official: Fall has arrived. It’s time to watch the leaves change and start breaking out all the wool clothes you own. But if you’re looking for something else to keep you warm — like a new laptop or tablet in your lap — don’t worry, there are plenty of ...

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Best deals for Sept. 21: Save on MacBook Pro, AirPods and iPad, Beats headphones, and the new Amazon Echo Sub

Happy Friday! With the weekend now here (#weekendgoals), we rounded up the best deals from across the internet on kitchenware, headphones, and other electronics like tablets and routers. We also gathered deals on new Amazon devices, Udemy online classes, and deep discounts only found at Target. SEE ALSO: Save a ...

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Teardown of iPhone XS reveals new, L-shaped battery

Now that Apple’s iPhone XS and XS Max are available for purchase, they’ve already been dropped, drowned, and of course — torn down.  The teardown experts at iFixit have disassembled the iPhone XS and its bigger sibling, the iPhone XS Max, in one go. And though the phones’ internals are ...

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The iPhone XS is barely out, and someone already dropped it onto concrete

Apple’s iPhone XS and XS Max are finally getting into the hands of the consumers, and what’s the first thing they do? They drop the phones onto concrete, of course. Well, maybe not all consumers. YouTube channel TechSmartt performed the first drop test of Apple’s new iPhones on Thursday, which ...

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5 deals on Bluetooth speakers that are too good to pass up

A lot of us rely on smart speakers to do everything from reading us the news, and telling us the weather, to playing our favorite songs, and even naming our firstborns.  But no matter how “smart” those devices are, a lot of them are still incapable of functioning without WiFi ...

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Apple heard you like iPhones so it put a tiny iPhone in your mobile browser

Apple has launched a microsite for its new iPhone XS and XS Max, and it features a tiny 3D model of said devices which you can rotate simply by tilting your phone left and right.  The microsite, located at http://experience.apple/iphone/ (unearthed by 9to5Mac), is mobile-only; if you open it in ...

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Facebook is set to launch its own smart home device next week

Facebook is apparently set to release its own video chat device, Portal, next week. As reported by Cheddar, the device is Facebook’s first foray into consumer tech outside of Oculus, and is similar to Amazon’s recently-updated Echo Show. SEE ALSO: Facebook Dating wants to be the anti-Tinder The outlet’s source ...

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Amazon reportedly plants fake packages as a trap for drivers

Amazon has an unsettling, if creative way to ensure drivers don’t steal. According to sources who spoke to Business Insider, the company puts packages — which are often empty — with fake labels on the back of random trucks.  SEE ALSO: Amazon investigates suspected data leaks by bribed employees When ...

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Instagram is reportedly testing a way to make resharing posts easier

Instagram is testing new features that could dramatically change what your feed looks like. As first reported by The Verge, the company is looking to introduce native reposting, which will allow users to share posts from other accounts to your own feed. SEE ALSO: Here’s the astonishingly simple hack to ...

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Amazon just revealed its plan for total smart home domination

In case there was still any doubt about Amazon’s vision for the smart home, the company just made its intentions clear: it wants to dominate every aspect of your house. The company revealed a dozen new Alexa-powered gadgets on Thursday, including redesigned Echo speakers, a new subwoofer and amplifier, a ...

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