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Meet the UFC champ who uses Microsoft Excel to smash opponents

Forget the octagon, UFC champ Robert Whittaker wins fights in tables and tabs. → Read More

Galaxy A6 phone has megapixels galore and sells for $360 on Sept. 14

Already on sale globally, Samsung's midranger heads stateside this month. → Read More

UFC champ Robert Whittaker uses Excel, gaming to get into shape

UFC champ Robert Whittaker uses Excel to safely get to fighting weight. → Read More

Game of Thrones' final season to debut 'first half' of 2019

Season 8, much like winter itself, is coming. Slowly, but it's coming. → Read More

Facebook hopes to scale China's Great Firewall with an innovation hub

Its platform is banned in China, but that doesn't mean Facebook can't help startups. → Read More

Apple Pay to become payment method on eBay

Who needs PayPal? → Read More

China's state-owned Telecom company is now storing iCloud data

Chinese citizens aren't excited about it. → Read More

Elon Musk apologizes for calling Thai cave rescue diver 'pedo guy'

"His actions against me do not justify my actions against him," Musk tweeted. → Read More

Drone saves missing 65-year-old climber in the Himalayas

Rick Allen had been missing for 36 hours, according to the BBC. → Read More

Elon Musk 'pedo guy' faux pas fuels polarization problem

Musk got plenty of premature criticism for his involvement in the Thai Cave Rescue. Then he gave detractors a real reason to criticize. → Read More

Elon Musk is turning into the Nickelback of tech

Commentary: Nickelback was one of the most popular bands in the world until the world decided it hated Nickelback. Remind you of anyone? → Read More

Huawei P20 Lite review: Cheap and gorgeous Moto G6 alternative

The Moto G6 has nothing on the P20 Lite's classy looks. → Read More

Huawei P20 Lite review: Cheap and gorgeous Moto G6 alternative

The Moto G6 has nothing on the P20 Lite's classy looks. → Read More

Elon Musk's submarine 'not practical' for Thai cave mission, rescue head says

Four children and their soccer coach remain in the cave. → Read More

Tesla prices shoot up $20,000 in China as US trade war begins

China bumped up its tariff on electric cars by 40 percent in retaliation to US tariffs on Chinese imports. → Read More

Overwatch's Pink Mercy skin raises $12.7M for breast cancer charity

Skins get wins. → Read More

Big Dick Energy, thy name is Waluigi

He who sparks a revolution without saying a word has BDE. → Read More

Huawei's first 5G phone is coming next year

Josh Miller 5G is the next tech revolution. Slated to launch around 2020, Huawei is getting a head start. The company's first 5G phone will go on sale next year, it announced at Mobile World Congress Shanghai, sometime before the end of June 2019. It'll follow Huawei's first 5G Kirin chip, which it says will come in March. Earlier this year, 18 phone makers committed to releasing a 5G phone… → Read More

DC Universe streaming service merges comic books, TV shows and movies

The subscription service will get its own original programming too, including a Harley Quinn animated show. → Read More

Huawei's Honor 7S is about as affordable as phones get

It'll retail for just £99, which converts roughly to $129 and AU$175. → Read More