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iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Notes: Final impressions

Place your bets, folks. Which of these phablets will reign supreme in the battle of design, usability and productivity?

By 22 November 2014

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Andy Hertzfeld blasts Apple over Mac Pro neglect, 'bloated price'

Apple's Web site listed the Mac Pro as new in wake of WWDC keynote, but Hertzfeld says it got just an "inconsequential processor clock bump" and "seems like it's stuck in time in 2010."

By 12 June 2012

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Move over, Beats: Master & Dynamic's MH40 headphones win on design, sound, and build quality

The Audiophiliac checks out a new company's headphones, and they're a knockout.

By 16 August 2014

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Mozilla's new CTO: JavaScript, Firefox OS expert Andreas Gal

Gal, recruited six years ago by former CTO and short-lived CEO Brendan Eich, brings continuity to the nonprofit organization's top techie job.

By 25 April 2014

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Is the Samsung Galaxy S5 a genuine step forward?

With its similar look and iterative tweaks on the S4, is the Galaxy S5 the phone consumers have been waiting for?

By 25 February 2014

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With Galaxy S5, Samsung hopes substance wins over sizzle

commentary Samsung put on a streamlined, focused show, and needed to get back to basics to move past the disappointment that was the GS4.

By 25 February 2014

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Bose OE2i headphones review: No 'Bose bloat'

You can debate the price, but the iPhone-friendly Bose OE2is are very comfortable everyday-use headphones with a compact frame and balanced, detailed sound.

By 6 December 2011

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Redesigning bloat: How Microsoft Office got a makeover

The software giant added scores of designers to create the next version of workhorse productivity suite. The goal: "over-the-shoulder" envy typically reserved for Apple products.

By 17 July 2012

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Time for Marissa Mayer to phone Mark Zuckerberg for a chat?

Facebook now makes more than half of its ad revenue on mobile. Yahoo would salivate over that figure. Maybe Mayer ought to dial up Zuck.

By 31 January 2014

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Michael Jackson's recording engineer's fascinating new book

"The Bruce Swedien Recording Method" is chock full of the legendary engineer's wisdom. It's a great read for engineers and audiophiles of any age.

By 2 December 2013