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Computers made from e-waste are helping kids use the internet for first time

Making computers out of e-waste and casing them in jerrycans is allowing kids their first chance to go online. The computers were built by an association in Chad, called Wenaklabs, in association with UNICEF. Most of us cannot imagine a life disconnected from the internet, but there are 346 million ...

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An auto-tracking camera stabilizer means you don't have to bug your friends to take videos of you anymore

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. “Sport mode” is a camera feature that’s been around forever, but it still seems like companies can’t get the hang of tracking that doesn’t involve an obnoxious amount of blurriness. Though we could ...

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Internet pioneers call on Congress to save net neutrality

An impressive list of early internet pioneers and technologists have issued an updated letter to Congress in which they urge a hard stop on Thursday’s Federal Communications Commission vote to repeal net neutrality protections. SEE ALSO: Net neutrality protestors hit Verizon stores — including these two dudes in snowy Fairbanks, ...

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Get analog style with the function of a smartwatch in this Kickstarter campaign

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Smartwatches can be useful and cool, but not everyone loves having a tiny screen on their wrist that’s hard to swipe through. And unfortunately, even the most stylish analog watch won’t keep you ...

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Hundreds of HP computer models carry a deactivated keylogger

In November, a computer programmer spotted some strange code while trying to control a backlit keyboard on a Hewlett-Packard laptop. It was a keylogger — which if turned on by a hacker is capable of monitoring every keystroke you type and save this activity to a file. It’s a common ...

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Apple is buying Shazam

It’s official: Your go-to method for finding out what song is playing in your Lyft is changing hands, with Apple confirming today that will acquire Shazam.  Founded in 1999, the company makes an app that listens to music and tells users the artist and song name. It also works with ...

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If you order the iPhone X right now, you'll get it by Friday

If you just can’t wait for the iPhone X, today’s your lucky day.  After iPhone X pre-orders began in October, Apple estimated that units would take five to six weeks to ship. Such pessimistic prospects are now a thing of the past: iPhone X orders will now ship in two ...

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Google's AR Stickers are here, and photos will never be the same again

Need another reason to switch to Google’s Pixel 2 phones? How about an augmented reality squad? Unveiled with all its fall hardware in October, Google has finally launched its anticipated “AR Stickers” feature that lets all Pixel phones (that includes first-gen models) place virtual characters and objects from the likes ...

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Snapchat's Getting Smarter

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This device transforms your ordinary bicycle into an e-bike in seconds

Rubbee X is an e-drive that can turn almost any manual bicycle into an electric hybrid. The device is completely wireless and it can be attached and detached from the seat post in seconds. You can pre-order ‘Rubbee X’ by contributing to the Kickstarter campaign and prices start at around ...

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