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Apple pioneer Bill Fernandez on Google Glass, Oculus Rift and the look of the future

In his time at Apple, Bill Fernandez helped develop technologies that have shaped modern computing. He also has a keen perspective on what's next.

By December 8, 2014

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Tech makes inroads in Myanmar

Since the military dictatorship ended three years ago, smartphones and more have been gaining momentum in Myanmar. But it's still very early days.

By July 6, 2014

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Uber drives home its point in taxi app controversy

Uber has hit back at criticism from London cabbies with a statement claiming the controversial e-hailing app is "bringing competition to an industry that hasn't evolved in years."

By May 27, 2014

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Power suit dresses men for off-the-cuff payments

An Aussie tailor is taking wearable technology to a ridiculously good-looking conclusion with a suit featuring a contactless payment chip in the sleeve.

By April 16, 2014

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IPO success? Nice. But Twitter still needs to cure what ails it

CEO Dick Costolo recognizes the malady: Twitter remains "confusing and opaque" for newbies. If it's going to grow into a long-term success story, Twitter needs to truly open up to the masses.

By November 8, 2013

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RFID windshield tag drives cashless parking system

Near field communication system for your car lets you breeze in and out of parking lots. Just don't forget to make your monthly payments.

By August 4, 2011

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Fitwall creates custom workouts using tech

A new workout incorporates heart rate monitors and tablets to keep you in shape without getting hurt. Could Fitwall, which is attracting exercise buffs from kids to professional football players, be the next fitness craze?

By September 25, 2013

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PayPal introduces mobile 'order ahead'

Australians can now use any PayPal smartphone app to order and pay ahead of time at restaurants and cafes around the country.

By July 18, 2013

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Meet Fitwall, where tech and elite fitness get off the ground

Already popular with professional athletes, this quirky vertical training modality is making its consumer debut in a sunny beach town where appearances are everything.

By June 2, 2013

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Polymer dollars: Fingering Canada's plastic bills

The new polymer $20 now in circulation may look and feel fake, but it's designed to stop counterfeiting.

By December 2, 2012