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With Inbox, Google dares to be different

The bold, new interface to Gmail likely will confuse and alienate a lot of people. But somebody needs to give us a better way to handle email overload.

By October 23, 2014

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Polaroid's $99 nostalgia-fueled Cube seeks its spot in the GoPro world

The company that first brought the public instant film photography has a low-cost action camera that's about capturing everyday moments, not extreme experiences.

By September 23, 2014

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Is Apple's iPhone 6 just Google's Nexus 4?

A graphic wandering around Twitter suggests Androiders had an iPhone 6 two years ago. Can this be true?

By September 11, 2014

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Vexed in the city: The 'sharing' economy's hidden toll on San Francisco

Under the guise of "sharing," companies like Airbnb and Uber are cashing in. While they're providing services beloved by many, their impact is also causing reverberations on the ground

By August 20, 2014

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Apple knows who it is, but Microsoft doesn't

Satya Nadella's 3,100 words of motivation to his staff shows that even the new CEO can't sum his company up in a few simple words, something that Apple is strong at. Can Microsoft find its personality?

By July 13, 2014

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Mozilla under fire: Fighting for Firefox

There's nothing quite like Mozilla in the tech world. Over a 16-year history, it's combined a do-good philosophical ethos with Silicon Valley competitiveness. Here's its history.

By June 13, 2014

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Mozilla under fire: Inside the 9-day reign of fallen CEO Brendan Eich

The co-founder's high-profile exit from the maker of Firefox wasn't just about his gay marriage stance. Insiders describe a revered technologist with management issues -- and a reluctant board.

By June 13, 2014

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Why smartphone design matters (Smartphones Unlocked)

Even if you slap a case on your brand-new smartphone, the handset's aesthetics matter more than you might think.

By May 5, 2014

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52 percent want quitting their job to be viral event, survey says

In research to examine social media platforms, an odd statistic is buried. Many Americans seem to have been moved by the dancing YouTube quitter.

By May 4, 2014

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Microsoft gets colorful with its first Nokia Lumia ad

The first spot since Microsoft took over Nokia's phone business tries to splash some color into a drab black-and-white world.

By April 28, 2014