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This Dual-Folding Xiaomi Prototype Makes Me Excited for the Bendy Phone Future

A few weeks ago, a leaked video of an intriguing, dual-fold bendy phone hit the net, and since then I’ve wanted to know everything about it. Then today, in a post on Weibo, Xiaomi president Lin Bin released a teaser clip for an upcoming device that seemingly confirms Xiaomi as the maker of the gadget that originally…

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The Smallest USB-C-to-USB Adapter Is Down To Its Smallest Price

If your computer or phone uses USB-C, it’s worth keeping an adapter around to turn it into an old-school USB 3.0 port for your legacy devices. This space gray aluminum adapter from Nonda is attractive, only $8 (down from the usual $10), about as small as these things can possibly be.

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23andMe Gets FDA Approval for a DNA Cancer Test- It will now be able to tell customers if they have 2 genetic variants that influence MUTYH-associated polyposis, a rare condition associated with an increased risk of colorectal cancer.

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Gemologist Finds Insect Trapped in Opal Instead of Amber

On a trip to Indonesia, gemologist Brian Berger purchased an opal that appeared to have an insect entombed inside. Insects trapped in amber are a common-enough sight, but in a slow-forming gemstone like opal?

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New Shazam Toys Hint at Some Mighty Mortals Making Their Debut

Ryan Reynolds wants a third Deadpool to go in a completely different direction from the prior films. Black Lightning casts another new metahuman. More Magicians is on the way. Plus, Game of Thrones runtime rumors, and what’s to come on The Gifted and The Flash. Spoilers, away!

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How to Play Apple Music from the Web

Apple isn’t known for its web apps, though you can now access a lot of its core apps (in basic form) through iCloud on the web. It doesn’t include Apple Music, but Apple does make APIs available for the service that other programmers can hook into—and that means there are now several third-party online players for…

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5 Calendar Apps Better Than the One on Your Phone

The calendar has to be one of the most-used apps on any smartphone—keeping track of appointments, birthdays, vacations, and more—but if you’ve stuck with the one Apple or Google gives you on your phone then you’re missing out. These are five of the best alternative calendar apps that give you something more.

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Rebuild The Battle of Crait With This Discounted Lego Sets

Stomp down the resistance with this First Order Heavy Assault Walker Lego Set. Down to $110 today on Amazon, this 1376-piece building kit is about $40 off regular pricing.

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