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The next big thing in phones: high-end handsets that harness artificial intelligence to drive advanced features like smart photography, machine translation, and predictive behavior. While we’re waiting for the Pixel 2 and the iPhone X to show up in the stores, Huawei has joined the AI fray with its new handset, the Mate 10 Pro. …

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Your child’s car seat can be as technologically advanced as your luxe Euro sedan. Clek Foonf Best For: Toddlers whose parents are terrible drivers The smallest tykes require the greatest protection, and Clek builds impressive safety into its versatile seat. In rear-facing mode, it accommodates kids as old as 3. When Junior’s big enough, Foonf …

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On October 17, Microsoft drops a new version of Windows 10 called the Fall Creators Update. It’s packed to the brim with new features for everyday users and people who just like making cool stuff. Here’s what you need to know before you click that big ol’ update button. What You’ll Get The Fall Creators …

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Opening up the Amazon Fire HD 10 will tell you everything you need to know about it. It doesn’t come in an immaculate white box, like an iPad or fancy Galaxy tablet, and there is no lid that makes that pleasant suction sound as you gently lift it, revealing a glass and metal slab so …

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It’s easy to put off buying new tech. Money is tight, and it’s hard to sort through the barrage of discounts online. If you’re anything like us, you’re probably always waiting for that one gorgeous tech deal to sweep you off your feet and straight toward the check out line. Well, consider yourself the prettiest …

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Each year, fall ushers in a few certainties. Leaves change color and fall gently to the ground. Pumpkin spice flavors turn up in unlikely foodstuffs. And iPhone owners feel pretty sure that Apple has intentionally slowed down their smartphone, in a dastardly attempt to get them to upgrade to the latest model. That last one? …

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Despite nearly dying off a decade ago, analog photography has come roaring back. In fact, one of the most popular types of film photography is now instant photography. Between Fujifilm, Polaroid Originals, Lomography, and even Leica, there’s a wealth of new cameras on the market today. Sure, smartphone cameras are great. But there’s nothing like …

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On a recent trip to my parents’ place in New Hampshire, I cooked up some chicken leg quarters on the Traeger Timberline 850 grill that I’d brought along to review. I set it to the exact temperature the manufacturer suggested, lit the grill with the press of a button, and, using an app, remotely monitored …

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The best preservation of my middle- and high-school years doesn’t exist in a yearbook or in a diary. All you need to know about me, between the ages of 12 and 17, you could find in my AIM chat logs. AOL—or Oath, or Verizon, or whatever the messy conglomerate of failed internet companies turned confusing …

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It was afternoon in the San Francisco headquarters of Frog, the design firm best known for its hand in creating the iconic look of products like Apple’s original Macintosh computers. Hailey Stewart, one of Frog’s industrial designers, had scattered an array of prototypes on a table. On one end, you could see cylinders of foam …

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