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East Palo Alto: Life on the other side of Silicon Valley's tracks

Wedged between techie territories like Palo Alto and Menlo Park, this once down-and-out California town is trying to turn itself around while still keeping its identity. We paid a visit on Road Trip 2015.

Samsung's Gear S2 smartwatch will come in 3 versions

Smartwatch's specs, released ahead of its debut at the IFA trade show in Berlin, include a battery life of two to three days.

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The perfect password? You've put your finger on it

Fingerprint readers, which are more convenient and more secure than passcodes, could finally do away with the weakest link in almost any security system.

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Google's Android Wear smartwatches now work with iPhones
The search giant is hoping to give smartwatches powered by Google-made software a jolt of popularity. How? By opening them up to the Apple faithful.
by Richard Nieva
Apps acting creepy? New approach to phone security could tip you off
Whether an app is malicious or simply using your data in a way you don't like, phones with a new Qualcomm chip will alert you.
by Laura Hautala

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