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alerts

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Cobra iRadar Atom

Not so fast and furious there, kid. With Cobra iRadar Atom, you'll be able to know where local speed traps are to avoid getting ticketed.

May 22, 2013

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Smart seat belt could alert dozy drivers

An EU-funded consortium is working to create sensors that would integrate with seat belts and seat covers to alert drivers when they get sleepy.

By July 24, 2014

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Google now alerts you if a webpage won't work on your device

A new notice will tell you ahead of time whether your device and browser support a certain page.

By July 15, 2014

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LinkedIn acquires alerts service Newsle

Technology notifies users about articles or blog items written about a person they're interested in.

By July 14, 2014

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How to craft color-coded weather alerts using IFTTT

This useful recipe turns your LEDs red when bad weather lies ahead.

By June 25, 2014

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BBC sends out weird 'no nudity' news alert for 'Game of Thrones'

In a mix-up involving alerts pushed to users of its app, BBC News also offers this observation: "Push sucks! Pull blows!"

By June 25, 2014

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Apple envisions smarter iPad cover to display alerts

A newly-published Apple patent filing describes a tablet cover or screen protector that would alert you to new information without having to open it up.

By June 12, 2014

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Ick-alert: Old book bound with human skin, Harvard scientists say

From the fascinating/gross files, Harvard researchers determine a book in the university's collection is, indeed, bound with real human flesh.

By June 6, 2014

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Automatic Driving Monitor for Android updates with Crash Alert, "Do Not Disturb" mode

Android users of the Automatic Smart Driving Monitor gain two new features in the latest update, one of which is exclusive to the Android platform.

By June 3, 2014

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How to set custom contact alerts on Windows Phone 8.1

For those who can't find the setting in the People app, I explain how to set custom alerts.

By May 30, 2014