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Activist group to debut barcode-scanning boycott Israel app

The Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement is coming out with a smartphone app that can scan products to see if the manufacturer has ties to Israel.

By March 13, 2014

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Hoover and MakerBot offer 3D-printed vacuum upgrades

The new partnership puts printable vacuum upgrades on MakerBot's "Thingiverse" design database.

By December 22, 2014

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Why Amazon will double down on the Fire Phone

The e-commerce company's first attempt at a smartphone bombed, but it's probably not giving up. If Amazon learns from its mistakes, the next phone will be cheaper and more widely available.

By December 24, 2014

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Excellent iOS apps for Black Friday

The biggest shopping day of the year is gearing up to be a madhouse at the stores, but with the right apps you can map out your shopping strategy and get the best deals before they're gone.

By November 25, 2014

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Great iOS apps for planning Thanksgiving dinner

Whether you're running the kitchen on the big day or just bringing a side dish or wine, I've got the perfect apps to make your holiday dinner better.

By November 24, 2014

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The Findbox scanner wants to save you from shopping fatigue

If you regularly struggle to find the products you want in massive retail stores, Findbox's smart scanning system is here to help.

By September 4, 2014

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Let the LineCook oven be your cooking guide

FirstBuild's new technology lets you scan the barcode of prepackaged food to set times and temps automatically.

By August 8, 2014

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Pay for coffee at Starbucks using Android Wear

Forget paying for morning coffee with cash or your phone; flash your wrist instead.

By August 11, 2014

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Intel snared in $6B Israel divestiture hoax

A fake press release says the chipmaker is pulling out of its $6 billion investment because of the "destruction and loss of life resulting from Israel's recent assault on Gaza."

By August 7, 2014

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Google yanks BombGaza game for violating app policies

A game that encourages players to "drop bombs" on Gaza is pulled from Google Play after public backlash.

By August 4, 2014