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Machine Learning: Businesses Are Turning to Beacons, and It’s Going to Be O.K.

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 17:55
Beacons, tiny radio transmitters that send signals to phones close by, have quickly become a new front in the chase to find you whenever and wherever you are.






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Tech: The Big Sheet on the Wall Enters the 21st Century

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 17:53
From Sony, the 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector transforms a blank wall into a high-definition theatrical experience.






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Apple to Unveil New iPads, as Rivals Gain Ground

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 15:37
The announcement of the tablets, which are expected to have significant upgrades, is coming as sales have slowed and competition has toughened.






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App Smart: Positive Thinking, With a Little Help From Your Phone

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 11:45
A roundup of apps to help you get happy, or at least figure out what is stressful in your life.






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State of the Art: Samsung’s Superior Note 4 Smartphone Gives Glimpse of Computing’s Future

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 08:00
With a half-dozen new features that will delight users, Samsung’s latest smartphone may have its owners forgetting about all their other computers.






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Q&A: Hiding History in Firefox

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 17:29
Plus, how to make the move from the iPhoto app in iOS 8.






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Gadgetwise: Fashion and Functionality Meet in Smart Jewelry

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 22:05
Manufacturers are teaming up with designers to produce stylish bracelets, rings and cuff links that are also tech devices.






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Machine Learning: Sharper Image From 4K TVs Is a Gimmick Worth Having

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 22:05
History shows that better-looking sets with bigger displays will win consumers over, as long as the price is right.






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State of the Art: Low Price, High Hopes for OnePlus Phone

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 14:00
If the One smartphone can navigate the perils of the cutthroat smartphone business, it may be giving us a peek of the glorious future of great, cheap phones.






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App Smart: With Mobile ‘God Games,’ Unleash Your Inner Benevolent Creator — or Wrathful Deity

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:39
A roundup of so-called god games, which let you control the world.






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Q&A: Recording Live Audio Streams in Windows

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 13:30
Plus, how to clean out an iBooks library.






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Bits Blog: Microsoft Windows 10 Displays a Familiar Look

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 00:29
Microsoft believes the next version of its operating system is such a big change that it is calling the software Windows 10, skipping the more logical product name, Windows 9.






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Machine Learning: Mobile Malware: Small Numbers, but Growing

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:29
A soaring percentage increase in phone infections is tempered by the fact that some basic tech hygiene will usually protect you.






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Gadgetwise: What to Do With an Old iPhone, Galaxy or Similar Device

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:27
Mailing your phone to a reseller, handing it to a cellphone store or putting it up for sale online can reduce or fully cover the price of an upgrade.






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App Smart: Smartphone Photography Evolves With Camera Apps and Related Tools

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:50
There are plenty of apps that help you take better pictures with your phone, or even with your regular camera.






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Q&A: Copying PC Photos to an iPhone

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 16:26
Plus, what you can back up on a Nexus tablet.






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Q&A: Right-Clicking Without a Mouse

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 14:23
Plus, how to turn your iPad off with a timer.






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Video: Testing the Camera on the iPhone 6

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 08:04
A professional photographer puts the iPhone 6 through its paces.






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