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Información por etiqueta: tech

Here’s what Snapchat is all about

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Today is a big day: The company that created Snapchat, that baffling (to parents) smash hit (among teens), is going public. It’s expected to be a huge stock offering, offered at $17 a share, making the company worth $24 billion. This, you understand, is for a company whose growth stalled ...

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The first certified commercial flying car hits the market

PHOTO: Planetizen

PAL-V is already taking preorders for the first-ever flying car. It’s called the Liberty, and it looks like a three-wheeled car when it’s on the road and a helicopter when it’s in the air. The Dutch company says it’s initially constructing only 90 models, so don’t expect to see many ...

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Lego has figured out how to stay relevant in the digital age

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Lego, the maker of tiny construction bricks that double as plastic, barefoot-destroying caltrops, is more popular than ever. It’s got building sets for major franchises like “Star Wars,” “Minecraft” and “Harry Potter,” released the successful “The Lego Movie” in 2014 and is debuting “The Lego Batman Movie” next month. Still, ...

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Samsung burning to regain trust with results of Note 7 fires probe

An exchanged Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Note 7 is seen at the company's headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, October 13, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd plans on Monday to reveal reasons behind the spontaneous combustion of its recalled Galaxy Note 7, as the world’s biggest smartphone maker works to regain consumer trust before launching its next premium model. The announcement would come more than three months after Samsung ...

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The best tech moments of 2016

Augmented reality has been around for years, but it was the runaway success of Pokemon Go this year that popularized it.

What a year for tech. For every hack, exploding smartphone or imploding startup, there were just as many memorable highlights. For the first time ever, the presidential debates were livestreamed to Twitter (TWTR) and Facebook (FB). Augmented reality went mainstream in a big way, thanks to the runaway success of ...

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