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Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone

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​Why it's harder to choose which iPad works best for you

Apple's tablet lineup has expanded from six configurations to more than 50 in four years. Has the product lineup become too complex?

By October 19, 2014

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Free startup manager beats Windows 8.1's built-in tools

The Task Manager utility doesn't always provide the information you need to decide whether your system's auto-start apps really need to load each time your PC boots. No such worries with Autoruns.

By February 13, 2014

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New Windows 8.1 build reveals built-in tutorial and tips

Approaching the final version, the latest build offers a much-needed tutorial and more Start screen backgrounds.

By August 12, 2013

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Microsoft ready to update Windows 8 built-in apps

The company appears ready to roll out the set of expected updates to its full set of core, Microsoft-developed Windows 8 applications, as rumored earlier this month.

By March 22, 2013

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Chrome for Android gets much-sought built-in translation

On-the-fly translation of Web pages is a fixture in Chrome for PCs, but now it's in the Android version, too. Also arriving: SPDY-augmented data compression.

By July 11, 2013

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Fighting brick-built baddies with the Lego Ultra Agents app

Lego's Ultra Agents fight crime with your help in an interactive app that adds comics, games and alternative building instructions for your toys.

By August 15, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S4 cuts out networks with built-in NFC payment

The Samsung Galaxy S4 has contactless payment built into the phone, as Samsung attempts to deny your phone network a cut.

By March 15, 2013

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For $110, this man built an earthquake warning system

A professor at UC Berkeley (in California's earthquake country) has created a prototype device that warns of pending quake-related rumbles and could be installed as easily as a home fire alarm.

By September 8, 2014

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Apple clarifies Spotlight Suggestions data collection practices

Responding to user privacy concerns, Apple issues a statement describing the restrictions it places on the collection of customer data.

By October 20, 2014

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Social networking built into the Web? W3C gives it a go

The effort aims to make it easier for programmers to include social networking functions on websites and Web apps -- and for new social networks to launch.

By July 21, 2014