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manners

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How to teach Siri some manners

New features introduced in iOS 7.1 and 7.0 can help Siri be more responsive and better-behaved, at least if you know where to look.

By March 11, 2014

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Mild-mannered Chevy Malibu sedan features modern, smartphone interface

Although lacking in the way of emotional engagement, the Chevy Malibu drives easy, and it gets the MyLink cabin tech interface, which emulates the style of smartphones.

By January 27, 2014

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Jon Snow may be the worst dinner party guest ever

In a "Late Night with Seth Meyers" skit, Seth invites his friend Jon Snow over for dinner, but Jon's inability to make small talk gets him into trouble.

By April 7, 2015

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Set sail with Darth Vader on Star Wars Day at Sea

Ahoy, Stormtroopers! Disney Cruises takes high drama to the high seas with its Star Wars Day at Sea, starting in early 2016.

By February 12, 2015

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Ep. 1,326: Where we learn our manners

Bridget Carey and Richard Peterson return for another episode of 404 Misfit Week! Today we're talking crowdsourced over-funding, library selfies at the NYPL, and eight tech etiquette tips to survive your office space.

By August 21, 2013

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The 404 1,326: Where we learn our manners (podcast)

Bridget Carey and Richard Peterson return for another episode of 404 Misfit Week! Today we're talking crowdsourced over-funding, library selfies at the NYPL, and eight tech etiquette tips to survive your office space.

By August 21, 2013

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Doctor taps Glass to teach exam techniques, bedside manner

Physician experiments with Google Glass to add his (literal) point of view to the Stanford Medicine 25 initiative, which includes a series of hands-on workshops and videos to teach 25 patient-exam techniques.

By July 31, 2013

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Share Thanksgiving with Tiny Hamster

The YouTube star returns for a holiday feast of miniature turkey, stuffing, cranberry sauce and two types of pie.

By November 25, 2014

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Princess Leia street-harassed by 'Star Wars' characters

Cat-calling is a problem in any galaxy. Princess Leia ignores rude Jawas, Stormtroopers, Jedi masters, bounty hunters, Lando Calrissian, Lobot and even Indiana Jones while walking silently in the Big Apple.

By November 12, 2014

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Why the new, nicer Apple?

CEO Tim Cook is pursuing a slightly more open, inclusive agenda. Is this a personal crusade? Or are there commercial advantages to be gained?

By November 2, 2014