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38% off Maxboost 4.8A/24W Dual USB Port Smart Car Charger - Deal Alert

This 24W / 4.8A USB car charger safely charges your favorite mobile devices at high speed, is highly rated on Amazon, and is currently discounted 38% to just $9.99.

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More powerful PlayStation 4 Pro revealed with 4K support, AMD's new Polaris graphics

Touting technology from AMD's new Polaris architecture, the new 4.20 TFLOP PlayStation 4 Pro should finally allow console developers to reliably hit 1080p at 30 frames per second. And maybe more.

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Sony’s smaller PlayStation 4 Slim launches September 15

The Sony PlayStation 4 Slim is smaller, quieter, more efficient—but has the same three-year-old hardware sitting inside.

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Apple pushes new EarPods and AirPods for a future without headphone jacks

Apple removes the headphone jack from the iPhone 7, ships Lightning EarPods and an adapter instead.

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Amazon Fire TV update takes the headache out of finding what to watch

Amazon is beefing up the voice control capabilities of its set-top box and streaming stick. The new updates are rolling out now.

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17% off Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300i Mobile Document Scanner - Deal Alert

The ScanSnap S1300i is the smallest multi-page double-sided ScanSnap scanner for one-button ease of use at the desk or on the road. Just stack up to 10 pages and press the blue button. Currently discounted 17%.

Interview: David Messina, SVP Product and Corporate Marketing, Docker

IDG CMO Perspectives provides insight into the state of Marketing across industries from leading business executives. David Messina, SVP Product and Corporate Marketing of Docker, speaks to Josh London, CMO of IDG, and shares his thoughts on the blending of psychology with technology and the value of utilizing qualitative insights for marketing strategies, among other topics.

Interview: Jonathan Martin, CMO, Pure Storage

IDG CMO Perspectives provides insight into the state of Marketing across industries from leading business executives. Jonathan Martin, CMO of Pure Storage, speaks to Josh London, CMO of IDG, and shares his insights on understanding context and intent within the buyer’s journey and the importance of tight, supportive messaging in marketing strategies, among other topics.

Interview: Fred Studer, CMO, Gigamon

IDG CMO Perspectives provides insight into the state of Marketing across industries from leading business executives. Fred Studer, CMO of Gigamon, speaks to Josh London, CMO of IDG, and shares his insights on creative messaging through the art and science of marketing, along with development and use of new marketing concepts, among other topics.

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45% off Epica Emergency Solar Hand Crank AM/FM/NOAA Digital Radio, Flashlight, Cell Phone Charger - Deal Alert

Are you ready for a hurricane situation or other emergency weather? Looking for the perfect camping radio that will last for years? Be the prepared one in your group with this no-hassle, sure-fire emergency radio and flashlight.

15-second flash charging comes to Swiss buses

It takes these electric buses less time to recharge than it does to pick up passengers thanks to flash charging technology developed by ABB.

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15% off APC 650VA 8-outlet Uninterruptible Power Supply and Surge Protector - Deal Alert

This backup power supply from APC provides guaranteed power for desktop computers, wireless networks, gaming consoles and other electronics, allowing you to work through power outages and protect your data and equipment.

IoT sensors improve fishing and farming

A quick summary of three Internet of Things projects in the New Bedford (Mass.) area, in which sensors can help improve farming and fishing initiatives for the city and companies. Related story: http://www.networkworld.com/article/3115408/internet-of-things/iot-catches-on-in-new-england-fishing-town.html

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It's football season! These second-screen apps make NFL games even more fun to watch

Bringing you everything from stats to game-time snacks, these apps are as indispensable as your TV remote.

What should you expect from the iPhone 7?

Apple is unveiling its new iPhone 7 and 7 Plus this week. Here are all the rumors that have surfaced so far, and how likely they are to come true.

PAX 2016: South Park's fart-simulating Oculus Rift parody is an invention from Satan

Hayden pushes his nose to the limits with the Nosulus Rift and the perfume "Fart No. 3."

PAX 2016: Hands-on with Duke Nukem 3D 20th Anniversary Edition World Tour

We checked in at PAX with the Duke himself and you know what? He doesn't look too bad, for twenty years old. Hail to the king, baby.

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BeOn key fob review: A convenient accessory for BeOn Smart Security Lighting

While we're still waiting for BeOn's long-promised support for a connected home standard, this new product is a welcome addition to its product line.

PAX 2016: Rock Band VR hands-on

Rock Band VR ditches the trademark note highway so you can feel more like a true guitar god. It makes for a good Oculus Touch demo, but does it have staying power?

LG's fridges get cooler with Windows 10

LG's latest smart fridge comes with a semi-transparent touchscreen which lets you see your food and browse the internet.

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Coming soon: USB-C to HDMI without an adapter, thanks to a new HDMI spec

USB-C, which has become something of a "do-everything" connector standard, has added an alternate mode that eliminates the need for an adapter when connecting to HDMI displays.

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Report: Google to unveil Pixel phones, Google Home, Daydream VR, and a 4K Chromecast on Oct. 4

The report echoes earlier rumors that Google is dropping the Nexus branding and will further push its services into virtual reality, the smart home, and television.

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YouTube disappearing from 50 Sony Bravia sets highlights why smart TVs suck

Smart TVs look like a great idea, but they have a serious downside as demonstrated by Sony's recent announcement.

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Peanuts with a purpose: Sen.se unveils new smart sensors at IFA

Expecting people to figure out what its Cookie multipurpose smart sensors could be used for didn't work out so well for Sen.se. It's trying a different approach with its new Peanut sensors: application-specific packaging that sells the purpose, not the product.

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Best Deals of the Week, August 29 - September 2 - Deal Alert

Check out this roundup of the best deals on gadgets, gear and other cool stuff we have found this week, the week of August 29th. All items are highly rated, and dramatically discounted!