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multiuser

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Lenovo's 27-inch multi-user PC

CNET Senior Editor Rich Brown takes a look at Lenovo's new coffee table PC, the Lenovo IdeaCentre Horizon 27.

By January 6, 2013

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iPad is left behind as rival tablets get multiuser support

Want to loan your tablet to a child or friend but don't want to provide access to all your data? Windows, Android, and even Amazon tablets make it easy. Apple's iPad has some catching up to do.

By December 21, 2012

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Blame Nokia? Multiuser accounts a no-go on Android phones

TechCrunch speculates support for multiple users is limited to Android tablets because Nokia owns a patent for that technology. But the Finnish handset maker says it actually abandoned that patent application several years ago.

By October 30, 2012

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Viewdle could lead to multi-user profiles for Android tablets

The facial and gesture recognition technology is perfectly suited for shared Android devices. Ice Cream Sandwich was a good start, but now we need more.

By October 4, 2012

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Apple TV update hints at iOS multi-user accounts

With iOS 6 out the door, Apple gives its set-top box a minor software update that adds new features, including one aimed at multi-user households.

By September 24, 2012

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Rejoice! Kindle FreeTime brings multi-user support to tablets

Want your kids or other people to use your tablet without full access, in the same way you can restrict them on a Mac or PC? Amazon beats other tablets by being the first to offer this in the new Kindle Fires.

By September 7, 2012

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Apple e-mail hints at multi-user account feature for iPad

Apple's iPad has always been a one-user device, but that might not last forever. A reply to an Apple developer hints that the company's cooking up a solution for multiple users using the same tablet.

By May 8, 2012

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​How to make folders private on a Windows 8.1 family PC

Choosing File Explorer's "Stop sharing" option doesn't prevent other administrator accounts from accessing your default folders for pictures, documents, videos, and music. Here's how to privatize your personal folders on a multiuser PC.

By May 9, 2014

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Multiuse cooking pot makes many meals

The Aroma Housewares Co. Super Pot and Grill allows for six cooking styles in one unit.

By July 21, 2009

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Making Word multiuser: Plutext

Plutext, currently being developed, will bring nearly live editing to Word documents.

By September 5, 2008