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What is your state’s favorite emoji?

Emojis are more popular than ever. From humble beginnings as a ploy to boost pager sales in Japan in the late 90s, emoji (which roughly translates as ‘picture writing character’) has become the world’s first truly global language with over 5 billion emojis sent every day. They even have their …

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What do your apps know about you?

Smartphone users downloaded over 90 million apps globally, with the average US smartphone owner opening over 30 different apps per month. From games to banking, apps have become an integral part of our lives. Apps don’t just benefit their users though. They also allow the companies behind them to gather …

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6 outdated tech products people still use

In our tech-obsessed society, you’d be forgiven for thinking that everyone streams movies from their smartphone while tracking their activity on a smartwatch. But you’d be wrong. Quite a few gadgets and formats most people thought were dead are still used pretty extensively. Here are a few examples… Dial-up Who …

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The iPad is 7 years old. Do you still need one?

Just over seven years ago, Steve Jobs strolled onto a stage in his trademark black turtle neck and dad jeans and introduced the world to the iPad. Jobs was convincing enough, but people still weren’t sure. Wasn’t it just a big iPod Touch? Can’t we do all this stuff with …

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The Best New Tech of 2017: iPhone 8, Nintendo Switch and more!

Alright, here’s the bad news: we probably won’t get flying cars and hoverboards in 2017. The good news is we will get a ton of great new stuff, including new smartphones, games consoles and even a few new smartwatches! Here’s what we’re looking forward to most… iPhone 8 The iPhone …

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