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Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014

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Smart glasses for the blind and mosquito tracker compete for Google backing

Ten contenders enter the Google Impact Challenge, proposing new technology that will help people around the world.

By July 31, 2014

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Movie theater chain bans Google Glass use

The Alamo Drafthouse, famous for its anti-texting rules, decides Google Glass must be removed before trailers start.

By June 10, 2014

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Reality check on Facebook's Oculus shift

[commentary] Facebook says that its purchase of Oculus is a long bet on the future. And that wager on virtual reality is rooted in the actual reality of the social network's past and present.

By April 7, 2014

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Geek's guide to subverting Valentine's Day

Don't drown in candy hearts this year. Instead, raise your geek shields and call on the powers of "Game of Thrones" and Etsy to protect you.

By February 13, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S5 rumours and more in Podcast 373

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is set to be the coolest phone of the year, so we run down the hottest rumours.

By January 24, 2014

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Microsoft, bored of bashing Apple, bashes Samsung

It's been established that Microsoft believes the iPad has many, many flaws. Now Redmond would like you to know that the Samsung Galaxy Tab isn't all that either.

By November 30, 2013

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Nvidia Tegra Note is a 7-inch Android gaming tablet for £180

The Nvidia Tegra Note packs the company's latest mobile hardware and will only set you back £180. It's a real 7-inch rival to the new Nexus 7.

By September 18, 2013

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Rush Limbaugh: Apple is Republicans, Google is Democrats

In a scholarly analysis of tech blogging, the great Republican commentator offers that 9 out of 10 blogs hate Apple. Because Apple is like the Republican Party. Oddly, though, Limbaugh last year was himself mad at Apple.

By August 4, 2013

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Motorola's flagship phone, the Moto X, has arrived

After months of leaked details, loads of speculation, and plenty of waiting, the Moto X has been unveiled. And the new smartphone will be on all four wireless carriers later this month, for $200 with a two-year contract.

By August 1, 2013