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A "Now Hiring" sign is posted on a Verizon store in Manhattan in New York

Verizon, unions agree to pay raises, new jobs to end strike

Reuters - The deal, which one analyst called "very rich" for Verizon workers, could be a prelude to the company exiting the wireline telecommunications business, transforming into a wireless internet business.…

You can download the Bible Emoji — a Bible written with emojis

You can download the Bible Emoji — a Bible written with emojis

Digital Trends - So put down the King James and pick up your 21st-century version of God's word -- …

Toyota reportedly in talks to buy Boston Dynamics

Toyota reportedly in talks to buy Boston Dynamics

Digital Trends - According to multiple reports, Toyota Research Institute, a branch of Toyota Motor…

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  • India bars Apple from selling refurbished iPhones within its borders
    India bars Apple from selling refurbished iPhones within its borders Digital Trends

    India denied Apple's request to sell refurbished iPhones in the country. According to the Indian government, just because the iPhones will be sold directly from Apple doesn't exempt the company …

    India bars Apple from selling refurbished iPhones within its borders

    India denied Apple's request to sell refurbished iPhones in the country. According to the Indian government, just because the iPhones will be sold directly from Apple doesn't exempt the company from separate regulatory requirements.

  • French workers are getting their lunch from Nestor, a new lunch startup
    French workers are getting their lunch from Nestor, a new lunch startup Digital Trends

    There's a lot to be envied about French culture. There's the 35-hour week, the abundance of cheese, and the notion that wine should cost less than water. And now, there's Nestor, the company …

    French workers are getting their lunch from Nestor, a new lunch startup

    There's a lot to be envied about French culture. There's the 35-hour week, the abundance of cheese, and the notion that wine should cost less than water. And now, there's Nestor, the company that's delivering lunch directly to workers.

  • A man looks at the damage caused by the floods in the town of Braunsbach in Baden-Wuerttemberg
    Four people killed in flooding and storms in southwestern Germany Reuters

    Three people have been killed in floods in the southwestern German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg and a young girl was killed by a train as she took shelter from the rain under a railway bridge. A man who …

    A man looks at the damage caused by the floods in the town of Braunsbach in Baden-Wuerttemberg

    Three people have been killed in floods in the southwestern German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg and a young girl was killed by a train as she took shelter from the rain under a railway bridge. A man who was around 60 years old died in an underground car park which filled with water before he was able to escape, said Carsten …

  • Kindle Oasis vs. Nook Glowlight Plus: Let them fight
    Kindle Oasis vs. Nook Glowlight Plus: Let them fight Digital Trends

    The Amazon Kindle Oasis and the Nook Glowlight Plus are both capable ebook readers, but which is for you? Check out our comparison for a closer look at the hardware and software powering both models.

    Kindle Oasis vs. Nook Glowlight Plus: Let them fight

    The Amazon Kindle Oasis and the Nook Glowlight Plus are both capable ebook readers, but which is for you? Check out our comparison for a closer look at the hardware and software powering both models.

  • 8 of the best media streaming devices to watch TV your way, on your schedule
    8 of the best media streaming devices to watch TV your way, on your schedule Digital Trends

    If the price of cable is bringing you down, there's a huge catalog of TV shows and movies available through streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon. That said, here are some of our favorite …

    8 of the best media streaming devices to watch TV your way, on your schedule

    If the price of cable is bringing you down, there's a huge catalog of TV shows and movies available through streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon. That said, here are some of our favorite streaming devices for bringing the content directly to your TV.

  • India discussing Apple's request for FDI rules waiver, Nirmala Sitharaman says Reuters

    By Manoj Kumar NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Indian government on Monday said it was discussing Apple Inc's foreign direct investment application that seeks a waiver from a local sourcing rule. Nirmala …

    A pedestrian walks past an Apple iPhone 6 advertisement at an electronics store in Mumbai, India

    By Manoj Kumar NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Indian government on Monday said it was discussing Apple Inc's foreign direct investment application that seeks a waiver from a local sourcing rule. Nirmala Sitharaman, commerce and industry minister in the cabinet, told reporters her ministry would discuss the issue with the …

  • Tiny circuits may be the next big thing in wearables Digital Trends

    In technology's quest to make things smaller, lighter, and more inconspicuous, we're now being introduced to flexible, wearable integrated circuits that are applied directly to the skin, eliminating …

    Tiny circuits may be the next big thing in wearables

    In technology's quest to make things smaller, lighter, and more inconspicuous, we're now being introduced to flexible, wearable integrated circuits that are applied directly to the skin, eliminating the need for any additional hardware.

  • Asus to expand its Republic of Gamers line with a water-cooled laptop and dual-GPU desktop Digital Trends

    Asus held another press event during Computex to briefly showcase new Republic of Gamers products, including Project Avalon, a prototype modular chassis designed to make components easier to swap out.

    Asus to expand its Republic of Gamers line with a water-cooled laptop and dual-GPU desktop

    Asus held another press event during Computex to briefly showcase new Republic of Gamers products, including Project Avalon, a prototype modular chassis designed to make components easier to swap out.

  • PayPal will now only support its apps on iOS and Android Digital Trends

    PayPal is doing some spring (or summer) cleaning, and it's really clearing out the closet. In a blog post, the payment processor announced that it would be discontinuing mobile apps for Windows Phone, …

    PayPal will now only support its apps on iOS and Android

    PayPal is doing some spring (or summer) cleaning, and it's really clearing out the closet. In a blog post, the payment processor announced that it would be discontinuing mobile apps for Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Amazon's Fire OS.

  • Gigabyte’s new Aero 14 will give you 10 hours of GTX 970M-powered usage Digital Trends

    Gigabyte's Aero 14 is a compact but powerful gaming laptop, available in a number of color schemes and packing an i7 processor twinned with 32GB of RAM and a GTX 965M or 970M. Better yet, the battery …

    Gigabyte’s new Aero 14 will give you 10 hours of GTX 970M-powered usage

    Gigabyte's Aero 14 is a compact but powerful gaming laptop, available in a number of color schemes and packing an i7 processor twinned with 32GB of RAM and a GTX 965M or 970M. Better yet, the battery can even last up to 10 hours at a time.

  • Chat with Alexa even without an Echo via a new web app at Echosim.io Digital Trends

    Alexa is one of the major selling points of the Amazon Echo and its growing smart home ecosystem, and now, you can enjoy Alexa a la carte as well. Or rather, in your browser. It's all thanks to a new …

    Chat with Alexa even without an Echo via a new web app at Echosim.io

    Alexa is one of the major selling points of the Amazon Echo and its growing smart home ecosystem, and now, you can enjoy Alexa a la carte as well. Or rather, in your browser. It's all thanks to a new web app you can access at echosim.io

  • Best app deals of the day! 8 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time Digital Trends

    Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and …

    Best app deals of the day! 8 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

    Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App Store.

  • Hands on: Asus Zenbook 3 Digital Trends

    Asus has built a MacBook challenger -- the Zenbook 3. It's similar in size to Apple's slimmest notebook, yet has a faster processor, and bigger screen, at a lower price.

    Hands on: Asus Zenbook 3

    Asus has built a MacBook challenger -- the Zenbook 3. It's similar in size to Apple's slimmest notebook, yet has a faster processor, and bigger screen, at a lower price.

  • Spring-loaded robotic roach can leap over five feet high Digital Trends

    A little robot called JumpRoach can scurry around, flip itself upright, and leap over five feet into the air with the help of eight latex bands, a DC motor, and knee-like mechanism.

    Spring-loaded robotic roach can leap over five feet high

    A little robot called JumpRoach can scurry around, flip itself upright, and leap over five feet into the air with the help of eight latex bands, a DC motor, and knee-like mechanism.

  • Bangladesh panel finds possible insider role in central bank cyber theft Reuters

    Officials of Bangladesh Bank may have been involved in a brazen theft of $81 million from its account with the New York Federal Reserve Bank in February, the head of a government-appointed panel investigating …

    Photo illustration of the SWIFT logo

    Officials of Bangladesh Bank may have been involved in a brazen theft of $81 million from its account with the New York Federal Reserve Bank in February, the head of a government-appointed panel investigating the cyber heist told reporters on Monday. Hackers broke into the computer systems of the Bangladesh central bank …

  • Alibaba tells vendors to halt drug sales online, cites government rule change Reuters

    By John Ruwitch and Adam Jourdan SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has told vendors on its Tmall website to stop selling medicine, saying a local regulator has issued …

    A sign of Alibaba Group is seen at CES Asia 2016 in Shanghai

    By John Ruwitch and Adam Jourdan SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has told vendors on its Tmall website to stop selling medicine, saying a local regulator has issued an "urgent" directive halting drug sales via third-party platforms. Alibaba, in a notice dated May 27 seen by Reuters, …

  • HTC smartwatch rumors and news Digital Trends

    HTC has held back while Samsung, Apple, Huawei, Motorola, and LG have launched smartwatch after smartwatch. Although an HTC smartwatch has yet to arrive despite years of rumors, many now believe the company's …

    HTC smartwatch rumors and news

    HTC has held back while Samsung, Apple, Huawei, Motorola, and LG have launched smartwatch after smartwatch. Although an HTC smartwatch has yet to arrive despite years of rumors, many now believe the company's first smartwatch will arrive soon.

  • Asus might get back in the tablet game with the Zenpad Z8 for Verizon Digital Trends

    It's rumored that Verizon may sell the Asus Zenpad Z8 sometime in the near future. Interestingly enough, Asus has yet to officially unveil the tablet, with a possible announcement coming sometime next …

    Asus might get back in the tablet game with the Zenpad Z8 for Verizon

    It's rumored that Verizon may sell the Asus Zenpad Z8 sometime in the near future. Interestingly enough, Asus has yet to officially unveil the tablet, with a possible announcement coming sometime next week.

  • Super-thin systems headline Asus’ Zenbook brand at Computex 2016 Digital Trends

    Asus introduced the ZenBook 3 during a press conference at Computex along with the Transformer 3 and Transformer 3 Pro 2-in-1 hybrids. The company even launched a Transformer Mini model that's offered …

    Super-thin systems headline Asus’ Zenbook brand at Computex 2016

    Asus introduced the ZenBook 3 during a press conference at Computex along with the Transformer 3 and Transformer 3 Pro 2-in-1 hybrids. The company even launched a Transformer Mini model that's offered in Quartz Grey and Pearl White.

  • Asus wheels out Zenbo, a cute home robot that seems too good to be true Digital Trends

    With great gusto and showmanship, Asus chairman Jonney Shih on Monday unveiled Zenbo, a home robot that will only cost you $600. The talented machine can perform a myriad of functions and promises to be …

    Asus wheels out Zenbo, a cute home robot that seems too good to be true

    With great gusto and showmanship, Asus chairman Jonney Shih on Monday unveiled Zenbo, a home robot that will only cost you $600. The talented machine can perform a myriad of functions and promises to be the "robot of your dreams."