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70% off Omaker M4 Portable Bluetooth Shower and Outdoor Speaker with 12 Hour Playtime - Deal Alert

Splashproof, shockproof and dustproof functions make this highly rated speaker suitable for shower or outdoor use. Features loud robust sound with a long lasting 12-hour battery.

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The Glance Clock promises to change your concept of timekeeping

This analog/digital hybrid only looks like a classic wall clock.

on techhive.com

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SAP turns to NTT to add driver data to its connected car analytics system

Safer passengers and healthier drivers might be among the outcomes of a new trial by a German software company and a Japanese telecommunications operator.

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Self-driving cars won't make us more productive

Self-driving cars are raising hopes that we’ll all get a lot done when we don’t have to drive anymore. According to a University of Michigan study, that won't happen.

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The best messaging apps with end-to-end encryption

If you want to keep prying eyes away from your conversations, then these are the apps that you need to get.

on greenbot.com

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How to turn off Windows Defender's enhanced notifications in Windows 10

Windows Defender in the Anniversary Update loves to tell you what it's doing. Here's how to stop that.

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Amazon's Fire TV streaming devices are becoming less selfish

Amazon is solving the biggest problem with the Fire TV, and with streaming boxes in general.

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How to build a cheap but powerful gaming PC for $500

This budget gaming PC might cost only $500 to build, but it'll deliver excellent performance in any PC game you throw at it.

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Safety of Tesla Autopilot under scrutiny again, this time in China

Tesla Motors is once again facing controversy over the safety of its Autopilot technology for assisting car drivers, this time in connection with the death of the driver in a Model S crash in China.

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Gmail outage for business users lasted over 12 hours

Gmail service for users of the Google for Work cloud-based productivity suite was down for over 12 hours on Wednesday, apparently affecting users in a number of countries including the U.S.

Indie rock group Active Bird Community

The Brooklyn based musicians of Active Bird Community learned the importance of sticking together via social media in their early days as a band.

Littlstar puts you at the center of the VR universe

Powering VR and 360 video experiences for companies like NBC, ABC, Showtime and Discover, among many others, VR platform startup Littlstar has positioned themselves as a leader in the future of entertainment.

WayUp connects students & recent grads with jobs & internships

WayUp is an online marketplace that helps brands find great young talent, and helps college students and recent graduates find jobs and internships.

Sibling duo Jocelyn & Chris Arndt

Siblings Jocelyn and Chris realized early on that they possessed a talent for making melodies together. Coupled with the use of on-the-go apps and gadgets the duo is able attend Harvard University as well as tour on the road. Filmed at D'angelico Guitars of America. dangelicoguitars.com

Singer-songwriter Raphaelle

Artists like Nina Simone gave singer/songwriter Raphaelle the inspiration for writing soulful melodies, but the combination of her laptop and Logic Pro help her continue to write music on the go.

Electronic band Wake Island

Philippe Manasseh and Nadim Maghzal transformed their rock band into an electronic one, with the help of the program Ableton and two laptops.

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Hackers are shaping US election coverage with data leaks

Hackers are becoming a major source for political leaks in this year’s presidential election. Tuesday's leak of emails from former Secretary of State Colin Powell has security experts worried that hackers are manipulating U.S. media outlets to influence this year’s election.

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GitHub launches built-in project management boards for its code repos

GitHub, the popular site for managing software development projects, is now competing with project management software like Trello and Visual Studio Team Services with a new update announced Wednesday.

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PCWorld's September Digital Edition: The PC Fights Back

Enjoy the best of PCWorld.com in a curated Enhanced Edition for Android and iOS, or in a PDF Replica Edition.

Tel Aviv takes big screen gaming to a whole new level

Tourists and residents in Tel Aviv can play classic arcade games on a giant scale thanks to a 3,000-square-meter screen mounted on the City Hall building.

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Adobe fixes critical flaws in Flash Player and Digital Editions

Adobe Systems has fixed over 30 vulnerabilities in its Flash Player and Digital Editions products, most of which could be exploited to remotely install malware on computers.

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Windows desktop apps arrive in the Windows Store

Developers can now distribute their Windows desktop apps to people shopping through Windows 10's app store, with an update from Microsoft on Wednesday morning.