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Q&A: Making Old Video Less Shaky

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 15:50
Plus, how to change the password that unlocks a Windows 8.1 tablet.






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State of the Art: Police Cameras Can Shed Light, but Raise Privacy Concerns

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 15:48
Cameras worn by officers are being deployed in a rising number of police departments across the country, in some cases exposing problem officers.






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App Smart: Games for Your Itchy Trigger Finger

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:21
First-person shooters, from retro to sophisticated. Also, Foursquare’s Swarm app comes to Windows Phone.






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App Smart: Apps for Sharing Secrets and Gossip

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 19:46
Free apps like Secret, Whisper, Random and Randid give users an opportunity to learn, be shocked or amused, or find inspiration.






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Machine Learning: A New Kind of E-Commerce Adds a Personal Touch

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 18:03
Online ventures, and some brick-and-mortar retailers, are combining data with human interaction for those who find the Internet and malls impersonal.






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State of the Art: Smartphones Overstate Their Social Intelligence

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 12:35
With access to our calendars, contacts and location, phones should be able to communicate with great intelligence, but often buzz at just the wrong time.






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Q&A: Finding an App to Manage Passwords

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 10:13
Also, getting Kindle tech support abroad, and language translations directly from the Google search box.






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Machine Learning: Aiming to Be the Netflix of Books

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 20:25
Monthly subscription services from Amazon, Oyster and Scribd offer access to unlimited e-books, but many newer books aren’t yet available.






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State of the Art: Lyft Hopes to Coax Commuters to Leave Their Cars

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 20:23
With Lyft Line, a new service first being offered in San Francisco, the company’s founders hope to make ride-sharing part of the workday routine.






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Q&A: Creating Captions on YouTube Videos

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:41
Plus, fine-tuning the equalizer in iTunes.






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Everyday Economics: Selling an Old iPhone? Here Are Things to Consider

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 07:01
Memory matters, but not the way you might expect, and other counterintuitive lessons from the used-phone marketplace.






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Currents: Furniture: Lightweight Lounging on Racecar Technology

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 18:13
Halo is the first chair made with Hypetex, a new colored carbon fiber developed by Formula One engineers.






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Gadgetwise: Powering Up a Phone, No Cords Needed

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 16:26
While still in a nascent stage, wireless charging is becoming a reality, with recent announcements by Starbucks and Cadillac that they’ll both be offering the technology.






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App Smart: Mobile Apps Bring History Alive

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 07:42
Apps can make history come alive, through timelines, photographs and video.






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Q&A: Unmasking the Mystery Mac Spell-Checker

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 14:47
Plus, where to get old photographs digitized.






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