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Dial up the brightness with these 100W replacement LEDs

Need a lot of light? These efficient, long-lasting LEDs offer 100 watts' worth.

By October 24, 2014

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An easier way to dial phone numbers on OS X 10.10 Yosemite

Continuity Keypad is something Apple should have built, but didn't.

By October 23, 2014

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A mobile phone with a rotary dial: Retro cool or retro fool?

You don't have to be a hipster to want a cell phone that dials like a rotary landline telephone, but it helps.

By June 17, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Apple listens, reaps rewards

Apple famously likes to dictate what the market needs. But it turns out listening works, its earnings report shows. That, plus the redefinition of "broadband" and more in your look back at the week in tech.

By January 30, 2015

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VexBox throttles teens' Internet speeds. Evil, brilliant or both?

A Kickstarter project designed to encourage teens to do their chores works by slowing their Internet connection down to a painful crawl.

By January 28, 2015

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Ex-Opera CEO composes Vivaldi, a new Web browser

It's unlikely to dethrone major names like Chrome and IE, but CEO Jon von Tetzchner hopes Vivaldi will attract power users who want a full-featured PC browser.

By January 27, 2015

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Get a BlueSync BX portable Bluetooth NFC speaker for $29.99

This cool little cube normally runs $39.99. It has an analog volume control and a USB port for phone-free listening.

By January 26, 2015

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Quantum dots: How nanocrystals can make LCD TVs better

Quantum dots promise better color and better efficiency for TVs. Here's how they work, and what they can do for modern TVs.

By January 26, 2015

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Sprint's Virgin prepaid service to offer shared data plans at Walmart

The shared data plan, initially available to only four smartphones in Virgin's lineup, will allow individuals to customize on the fly how much data each member users.

By January 16, 2015

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Appliance Science: The hot physics of induction cooktops

How can an electric field cook your dinner? Through the science of induction. In our latest Appliance Science column, we look at how induction cooktops work.

By January 12, 2015