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How to watch America’s Got Talent: Live stream Season 15 from anywhere

America’s Got Talent is about to take the stage for its fifteenth season. The nation’s favorite talent show competition is returning to NBC this week with a new group of singers, comedians, dancers, and more performers to keep the whole family entertained while social distancing. Despite the production shutdowns which have impacted the TV industry since mid-March, America’s Got Talent has been lucky enough to continue auditions virtually — as they say, the show must go on.

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Get ready to wield Captain America’s Shield in Fortnite x Avengers Crossove

With Avengers: Endgame set to premiere in just a couple of days, the world of Fortnite is once again getting in on the promotion. Earlier today, developer Epic teased another crossover event between the two iconic brands.

Not much other information has been revealed about the crossover, but a teaser image of a character from Fortnite holding Captain America’s shield has been released, along with the tagline “whatever it takes,” which is also the tagline for the upcoming  [Read More…]

Christoph Waltz talks America’s tireless ambition in Galaxy Note 7 commercial

Samsung brought in Christoph Waltz for its Galaxy Note 7 commercial. You should just watch it.

The advert highlights the Note 7’s multitasking abilities, S Pen, IP68 water resistance, Samsung Pay, and camera. Like what you see? The Galaxy Note 7 is now up for pre-order in the U.S., and will be hitting shelves on August 19.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 hands-on preview The latest Galaxy Note 7 news! Here are all four  [Read More…]

Mobile World Congress Americas to launch in the U.S. in September 2017

The GSMA group, which runs the annual Mobile World Congress trade show, is teaming up with CTIA to launch Mobile World Congress Americas. It will be held September 12-14, 2017 in San Francisco and will replace the CTIA Super Mobility show beginning that year. The 2016 show will still be held on September 7-9 in Las Vegas.

The joint press release states:

Mobile World Congress Americas will include a conference program featuring C-level speakers and leading  [Read More…]

Verizon Galaxy S7 review: What to expect on America’s largest carrier

We’ve been using the best Android smartphone on America’s largest operator for a month. Here’s what we’ve found …

Not every Samsung Galaxy S7 is created equal. OK, they’re mostly created equal. That is, you’re going to get the same hardware no matter which U.S. operator you go with. Same Snapdragon processor. Same 32GB of on-board storage. Same look and feel.

Like so many (or too many, depending on how you look at it) phones these  [Read More…]

It will soon be a lot easier to unlock a phone from America’s top carriers — here’s what you need to know

The top five carriers in the United States will on Feb. 11 implement new unlocking procedures for smartphones, tablets, and other cellular devices sold on their networks. The new unlocking standards were set forth by the CTIA in late 2013 and, though a voluntary commitment by the carriers, define the conditions under which carriers must unlock your devices — and it’s all looking good for the consumer. Once you’ve paid off your phone, you’ll probably be  [Read More…]

America’s Funniest Home Videos app updated with Kids Mode, GIF creation and more

If you love to watch and laugh at videos of ordinary people getting in wacky accidents, then you are likely a fan of ABC’s long running series America’s Funniest Home Videos. The show’s official Android app got updated this week in the Google Play Store with a number of new features, including a Kids Mode.

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HTC Americas president spends 4 minutes talking leaks, the future, and smartphone of the year

Comparing HTC to the competition is like ‘comparing a Rolex to a Timex’

HTC Americas president Jason Mackenzie spent 4 minutes talking on CNBC’s Fast Money this afternoon. While he didn’t have much to say about the leaks or any legal action against for the leakers — “We never comment on rumors and speculation” — he did have a lot to say about how HTC is intent on delivering great products to help regain some of  [Read More…]