NY Times Technology

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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Machine Learning: Easier Ways to Make Payments With Smartphones

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 18:56
Several new products and services have been released that could make mobile payments more convenient and worth trying.






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State of the Art: Lytro’s Illum Is a Camera for Serious Photographers

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 17:10
The Illum, made by Lytro, allows users to switch the focus between subjects after taking a photo, but it is hampered by some quirks.






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Gadgetwise: The iOgrapher Helps Improve Your Smartphone Video

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 13:29
The iOgrapher helps stabilize the phone or an iPad while shooting video and allows moviemakers to add lenses and lights.






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App Smart: Looking for Inspiration? Rejoice, O Mobile Poet!

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 07:56
A roundup of poetry apps to bring words of grace and life to your mobile device.






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Q&A: Using the ‘Public’ Network Option

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 13:31
Plus, how to see the date and time stamps of iPhone photos.






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