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Getting started with 'User Accounts' on Android 5.0 Lollipop

Even a smartphone running Google's latest mobile operating system now offers multiple user accounts.

By 4 November 2014

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Smart wheelchair tracks user's vitals, calls 911 in emergencies

At the recent Intel Developers Forum in San Francisco, a 20-year-old intern unveiled the Connected Wheelchair. CNET's Sumi Das gets a demo of the device, which has even earned a nod from Stephen Hawking.

By 26 September 2014

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Samsung aims for a splash with Milk Video -- but only for Galaxy phone users

The new service, which is free for Samsung smartphone owners, follows the introduction of Milk Music earlier this year.

By 20 November 2014

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Oculus Rift places users atop a 47-story skyscraper

Marriott is hoping virtual reality gives visitors the travel bug. The hotel chain has partnered with tech companies to create a 4D experience using the Oculus Rift VR headset. But how realistic is it?

By 20 November 2014

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Mobile transaction users to jump to 2 billion by 2017

More and more, says Juniper Research, people will use their mobile devices to buy products or do their banking, boosted by services such as Apple Pay.

By 18 November 2014

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Firefox users, get ready for ads in your browser

Mozilla says the new Firefox ad initiative takes a kinder, gentler approach to pitching you products.

By 14 November 2014

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Instagram update finally lets users edit captions

Because nothing spoils a gorgeous photo like a typo, Instagram users can now edit captions after publishing.

By 11 November 2014

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How to set up multiple user accounts on OS X

For families sharing a Mac, multiple user accounts let each family member have his or her own profile to customize as he or she wishes. It also lets parents set restrictions for their kids' accounts.

By 4 November 2014

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Facebook sees 24% uptick in government requests for user data

During the first half of the year, the social network received 15,433 requests for data in the US alone.

By 5 November 2014

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Facebook nixes click-bait headlines in users' newsfeeds

Likely bringing a collective sigh of relief, the social network announces it's changing its algorithm to ensure click-bait articles aren't so prominently featured.

By 26 August 2014