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Tips, news, how-tos, and troubleshooting help for the iPhone.

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The big sleep mode: Preparing for your tech life after death

You've bequeathed your vintage car collection, but what becomes of the digital legacy you leave behind after your death? Taking steps to plan ahead could make all the difference.

By 24 November 2014

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Google tests subscription service for ad-free websites

The test for Google's Contributor program enables you to see a thank-you note instead of an advertisement on participating websites. The cost: $1 to $3 per month.

By 22 November 2014

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With phones in its past, Nokia cranks out a $250 Android tablet

Having sold off its handset business to Microsoft, Nokia gets into the tablet game with the new N1.

By 18 November 2014

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Package forwarding from the US to Australia: A complete guide

If you've found something in an online store that doesn't ship to Australia, you need a parcel forwarding service to go the extra mile(s). We've got all the details on the major services as well as everything you need to know about getting those goodies to your door.

By 7 November 2014

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Formula E: The electric car race generates buzz in Malaysia

As the Formula One season ends, a new series takes its place -- but instead of internal combustion engines, these new cars pack lithium-ion batteries and motors that sound like TIE Fighters.

By 25 November 2014

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When is a company's Facebook post not an ad?

Facebook has decided to exert more control over posts that it deems "overly promotional." Ultimately, though, isn't every Facebook post by a company promotional?

By 17 November 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 091: Functioning Spider-Man gloves; a bloody, crazy Kickstarte; and more

The Blood Sport Kickstarter was suspended today, after a week of collecting money to fund a crazy idea involving donating blood while playing video games. Was it a bio-hazard? An unauthorized blood donation site? Or perhaps Kickstarter's fear of blood?

By 25 November 2014

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Tweet 10,000 times, and Edward Norton and God show up

An unaired "SNL" sketch reveals what happens when you've written 10,000 tweets. You get a celebrity kiss, a visit from Woody Harrelson dressed as God and an elaborate music-dance routine.

By 24 November 2014

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'Did you break this?' Lenovo Yoga ad pranks stunned shoppers

See the look on consumers' faces when a faux Lenovo employee snaps a competing laptop in two right in front of them and then tries to pass off the blame.

By 26 November 2014

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Jim Parsons of 'Big Bang Theory' fame shills for Intel

Playing himself, not Sheldon Cooper, Parsons marvels at Intel's technological marvels. It is said to be his first ad as a celebrity endorser.

By 22 November 2014