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'Eyes-Free Yoga' turns Kinect into teacher for the blind

"Exergame" aims to turn yoga into an activity the sight-impaired can enjoy more easily by tracking their motions and offering verbal cues on how to strike poses correctly.

By October 19, 2013

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Siri 'Eyes Free' mode comes to six more Chevy cars

Apple's personal assistant is integrated into a handful of new vehicles, letting users make calls, text, and access their calendars with a voice activation button on the steering wheel.

By October 15, 2013

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ZTE, Nuance hit the road with eyes-free, hands-free biometric voice command

With Nuance's voice print technology onboard, ZTE's Car Mode app will be able to recognize who is speaking and what he or she wants without the driver lifting a finger.

By January 8, 2014

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Microsoft eyes free versions of Windows Phone, RT, report says

Device makers would reportedly no longer pay a licensing fee for either operating system, a move designed to combat Android, says The Verge.

By December 11, 2013

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Google eyes password-free authentication in Chrome OS

If a Chromebook is near trusted hardware like a phone or watch, an app could wake up the machine. Easier screen unlocking could encourage people to lock them in the first place.

By December 10, 2013

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Ford and Automatic sync up to improve car connectivity

Ford Sync-equipped vehicles will soon connect to the Automatic Smart Driving Monitor and app, with eyes-free Siri one of the new perks.

By September 15, 2014

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Secret's CEO says he can keep your secrets (Q&A)

Secret-keeper-in-chief David Byttow talks about why people love the app, why the definition of "secret" changes on the Internet, and whether people are jerks.

By August 29, 2014

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Phineas and Ferb to honor 'Shaun of the Dead'

Grab your cricket bat! Simon Pegg and Nick Frost will resurrect their popular "Shaun of the Dead" characters in an upcoming "Phineas and Ferb" Halloween special.

By August 19, 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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What next for WikiLeaks' Julian Assange?

The WikiLeaks founder has vowed to exit "soon" from a small pocket of Ecuador in Britain's capital, but little has changed diplomatically and legally that would spur his eventual release.

By August 19, 2014