HTC Wants You to Switch to a Windows Phone

The HTC One (M8) is now available in a Windows Phone edition and many people are wondering why. The reason may be simpler than you think.

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The Internet of Things Just Got Smarter

#184351964 / gettyimages.com The home takeover of the Internet of Things is imminent. Late last week, Samsung officially announced its purchase of SmartThings, a move that pits Samsung against powerhouses Google and Apple in the smart home space. SmartThings is a home automation startup that is rapidly making a name for itself, starting as a […]

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Recap: Install THIS! Build Challenge #1

Last Friday, Newegg TV hosted their first ever Install THIS! Build Challenge at Newegg’s City of Industry Hybrid Center. A hearty group of loyal Newegg customers were in attendance – with one dedicated fan driving all the way from Victorville, Calif. – for their chance to win a SONY PlayStation 4 and Seagate SSHD. GameCrate and Unscrambled were on hand […]

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The Five Tech Articles You Don’t Want to Miss This Week: Smartphone Edition

It’s 2014 and owning a smartphone is no longer a luxury – it’s a necessity. We live in a mobile world and those that aren’t able to be constantly connected to it are missing out on one of the greatest technological achievements in our lifetime. Never in the history of mankind has it been so […]

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Paper Wallets Aim to Make Bitcoin More Accessible to the Masses

Will carrying Bitcoin in our pockets make it easier for people to adopt the cryptocurrency? Bitcoin ATM’s are a relatively new innovation that makes buying, selling and transferring the cryptocurrency between users easier than ever. With machines sprouting all over some of the busiest cities in the world (most recently the Las Vegas Strip) and […]

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Robot Helpers Aren’t Just for Those in Need

Robots have the potential to make all of our lives a lot better. Not only can robotic technology extend our physical and mental capabilities, it also allows us to perform tasks we otherwise wouldn’t be capable of. This is especially true if we have a disability that limits the way our body and brain can […]

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The Oculus Rift Consumer Version is Almost Here and It Has Its Sights Set on Hollywood

Is this how we will watch movies in the future? When Palmer Luckey invented the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset in 2012, his intention was to create a head-mounted display that allowed users to immerse themselves into their video games. This new technology appealed immensely to gamers and Oculus VR was able to fundraise over […]

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Calling All Builders: Newegg’s First Ever ‘Install THIS! Build Challenge’ Taking Place This Week at the City of Industry Hybrid Center

Most online retailers don’t have a will call center that allows customers to pick up their purchases whenever it’s most convenient for them – but Newegg does. Instead of waiting around for the mailman, many of our savvy shoppers choose to make the trip to one of our three will call locations because it saves […]

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The U.S.A. Loves Smartphones, But Only If They’re Expensive

Nearly 60% of American adults own a smartphone and it’s estimated that 220 million people will be embracing the technology within the next four years. And while there are many manufacturers to choose from when purchasing a smartphone, Americans have made it clear which brand they prefer: Apple. When comScore presented their U.S. smartphone subscriber […]

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The “Google Glass for Cars” Will Make You Feel Like You’re Driving in the Future

Smartphones were never intended to be used while driving, yet 55% of people admit they do just that — and I don’t blame them. Smartphones are more than just phones, they are also our personal assistant, media player, digital camera, GPS navigation unit, e-book reader, web browser, and the main communication device we use to […]

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