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Android Wear 2.0 Arriving To More Smartwatches By End Of April/May

The rollout of Google’s Android Wear 2.0 update has been testing smartwatch owners’ patience ever since the software was first announced way back in 2016. Now, Google has reached out and promised that the update is now on its way to more users.
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Civil rights activist, writer and comedian Dick Gregory died Saturday at the age of 84. His son, Christian, took to Instagram to reveal the sad news. A cause of death was not immediately given, thoug
Crowds appear headed inland instead to view Great American Solar Eclipse.        
The pictures of the total solar eclipse will also be used to study the Sun's outermost atmosphere.
Champion bodybuilder Rich Piana is “OK.” His girlfriend, fitness model Chanel Jansen, took to Instagram Thursday to give an update on the social media sensation, who was placed in a medically induced
Those expected masses for the Oregon coast, where the 2017 total solar eclipse begins, have yet to show up, leaving merchants in Newport to wonder if most will be going inland instead. Jefferson Graha
President Donald Trump has mostly surrounded himself with advisors and a Cabinet who boast billions in personal wealth.
One of Europe's top-flight soccer leagues, Bundesliga, is the latest to try out video assistants, carrying out a successful debut Friday. Video assistance hasn’t been there to correct wrong calls m
President Donald Trump's Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin received an open letter from his Yale classmates begging him to resign, citing Trump's Tuesday comments after racial tension and violence
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Buying a car can be a hassle, especially for those who never asked for a loan before. Most people, 76 percent, haggle over the purchase price of the car with seller, but only 31 percent negotiate th
Solar specs are a must for safe viewing of Monday's total solar eclipse, the first to span U.S. coast to coast in 99 years.
The solar eclipse will cause U.S. employers to see at least $694 million in decreased worker productivity. Monday's solar eclipse is expected to occur during the work day, which enhances the possibil
For some scientists in Colorado, the solar eclipse could give us new insight into the likelihood of extraterrestrial life.        
Pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will begin next week, according to leaker Evan Blass. The Note 8 will be released on Sept. 15, Blass said on Twitter Friday. Meanwhile, pre-orders for the de
Spud lovers can now rejoice because National Potato Day is Saturday, Aug. 19. Potatoes have been a popular food item for centuries, which were originally cultivated by Inca Indians in Peru around 8,0
Boston on Saturday became the latest city to march in a so-called free speech rally with thousands more showing up in downtown as counterdemonstrators speaking out against hate groups.
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Solar glasses for the eclipse are sold out in many parts of the country, but still available in the college town of Corvallis, Oregon. Jefferson Graham reports for #TalkingTech.    
We live in an age in which there are many social media and messaging apps, which leads us to spend too much time looking through posts and timelines. If you want to find out how much time you’re wast
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Taylor Swift mysteriously deleted all posts from her social media accounts Friday. The famed singer's Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr and Facebook accounts have been wiped clean with not even a profile pi
“Teen Wolf” fans are getting a double dose of the supernatural drama Sunday night. Episodes 14 and 15 will air back-to-back, and it sounds like both installments of the MTV show will be pretty intens
For thousands of years, people made up stories to explain why the sun suddenly disappears during an eclipse
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A prominent privacy group has questioned the power a few corporations have to censor, as the number of tech companies blocking white supremacists and a neo-Nazi website grow.
Even Samsung is getting in on the leaking game by posting a Note 8 entry on its own website.
Apple likes to flaunt the creation of its revolutionary products, like the iPhone and iPod. Other upcoming Apple products seem to have fans excited, like HomePod and the 10th anniversary iPhone, both
Two Times reporters discuss the latest events of the technology world, focusing this week on Apple, Uber and how tech companies took action against neo-Nazis.
Now people flock to see the sun's light swallowed by the moon, but solar eclipses were long viewed with terror and awe — until humans learned to see
Charlottesville, HBO hacks, and more of the week's top security news.
John Kessel's latest novel imagines a world where men are given everything—except suffrage.
For Samsung Electronics, the launch this week of a new smartphone and a court ruling for its detained de facto leader may offer closure and clarity for a company rocked by two scandals over the past y
China’s tech titans are expanding into foreign markets, signing partnerships with merchants in Southeast Asia and Europe and looking to invest in payment systems in other countries.
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Lions coach Jim Caldwell addresses the media after the exhibition win over the Jets on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at Ford Field. Video by Dave Birkett/DFP        
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Laguna Beach crowd protests America First! rally set for Sunday

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