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Technology and Gadget News Around the World. Most of these articles are reappeared on this blog trough automation content creation.

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Dec

How Saudi Arabia plans to rebuild area coined ‘Gates of Hell’ into a thriving province

It was just a couple of months ago that archeologists revealed their findings of ancient stone gates in a deserted area of Saudi Arabia. The region, which has been nicknamed the “Gates of Hell” due to its proximity to lava domes and volcanic fields, is thought to have been home to settlers nearly 10,000 years ago. Today, the area is mostly a wasteland with very little in the way of vegetation or, even more importantly,…

06
Dec

Amazon’s All-New Echo speaker is back down to its Black Friday price

The Echo Dot was one of Amazon’s two best-selling products on Black Friday thanks to a terrific sale that dropped the price to just $29.99 (and it’s still on sale for $29.99 right now). Amazon is also running a great deal on 1st-generation Echo refurbs, which cost just $69.99 if you hurry. If you want the latest and greatest Amazon has to offer, however, then you want the All-new Echo . And as it happens,…

06
Dec

Consumer Reports ranks the iPhone X behind the iPhone 8 and Galaxy S7

The iPhone X is Apple’s best phone ever, and one of the best handsets of the year. But that doesn’t mean it ranks higher than the more boring iPhone 8 models or some of its most prominent rivals. Consumer Reports released its full iPhone X test results, revealing the reasons why it thinks the iPhone 8 handsets and Samsung’s best 2017 phones are better positioned in its smartphone rankings. Continue reading… BGR Top Deals: Amazon’s…

06
Dec

The best Android processors are coming to Windows PCs, and it could change laptops forever

At an event in Hawaii today, Qualcomm and Microsoft revealed that the popular Snapdragon line of processors — which run every flagship Android smartphone you’ve ever heard of — is coming to PCs. This is a huge deal for a number of geeky tech reasons, but there’s one huge takeaway for anyone who uses a PC: Battery life is about to get ridiculous. The architecture of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon processors is fundamentally much more efficient than…

06
Dec

Apple just acquired a podcast search engine that could change the way you find podcasts

Apple recently acquired a podcast search company called Pop Up Archive, according to a new report from Nieman Lab . Apple, per usual, didn’t have much to say on the report, save for its standard boiler-plate statement that it “buys smaller technology companies from time to time.” Though podcasting may have started out as something of a niche endeavor, it’s held a dominant spot in the mainstream for quite a few years now. These days,…