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Smartphone 'kill switch' law takes effect in California

Starting July 1, smartphones sold in the state must come with software that lets users lock a stolen phone so it can't be used, making it harder to resell. Crime statistics show the tech is already working.

By July 1, 2015

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Steer clear of low-tech hacks: How to keep your information safe

It doesn't take a coding genius to steal your Social Security number, but you can be smarter than identity thieves.

By July 5, 2015

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Lensbaby's latest lens brings a new facet to iPhone photography

The new over-the-lens clamp-and-magnet design for its special-effects lenses works a lot better than the company's earlier mount, but it's also bigger and an eye-popping peridot color.

By July 6, 2015

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Forza 6 special-edition Xbox One gets special design, sound effects

The new Xbox One console celebrating Forza Motorsport 6 is extremely blue in color.

By June 23, 2015

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 plays on nostalgia to great effect

Hands-on with Robomodo's endearingly classic throwback.

By June 17, 2015

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Adopt a Gremlin: Special-effects wiz auctioning off movie treasures

The legendary Rick Baker is selling work including animatronics and puppets from "Gremlins 2" and "Men in Black." Find out what Mogwai monsters and alien gems await.

By May 22, 2015

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Ex-Mass Effect director joins Microsoft for HoloLens

Casey Hudson to work on company's new AR tech and report to Kudo Tsunoda.

By May 17, 2015

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Inflatable anti-drowning device sits on your wrist like a mini life raft

Forget water wings. The Kingii flotation device hangs out on your wrist, waiting to save you when you go under the water and need a lift back to the surface.

By July 7, 2015

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Polar Pro filters help smooth out drone video Jell-O effect

Tired of wobble in your aerial video? These lightweight ND and polarized filters might just do the trick.

By March 18, 2015

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Apple Watch effect: How a tiny screen has developers rethinking their iPhone apps

Get ready for simpler designs and new features on your smartphone apps, with developers applying the stripped-down concepts they employed for the Apple Watch.

By March 16, 2015