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near-field communication

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Best Android apps

With an ever-growing selection on Google Play, it can be near impossible to cut through all the clut

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Skype for iOS

The Skype app for iPhone is worth the download as a way to get in contact by voice, video, or text, but some features are still missing.

By Nov. 14, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 14, 2012

Typical price: $0.00

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Siri, we have to talk; our communication stinks

Siri's second big outage today came by surprise, highlighting the instability of software that taps into the Web.

By Nov. 3, 2011

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BMW videos demo Car-to-X Communication

BMW released some videos that show its vehicles communicating with other cars and traffic technology to make driving safer.

By Aug. 12, 2011

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Pebble improves its app communication skills

Today the Pebble smartwatch adds two-way communications to its toolkit.

By May. 16, 2013

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Field Trip (Android)

For now, Field Trip is probably best viewed as a fun and interesting novelty, not a local-search necessity.

By Oct. 1, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 1, 2012

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NSA taps into e-mail, text communication to and from U.S. -- report

That's the claim from unidentified government officials who say that the NSA attempts to keep as many innocent Americans out of the collection process as possible.

By Aug. 8, 2013

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CES 2014 will showcase the near future of driving

Among our expected automotive finds at CES for 2014, we'll see self-driving cars, alternative fuel vehicles, and connectivity in the cabin.

By Dec. 23, 2013

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Lytro Light Field Camera

The Lytro Light Field Camera rethinks photography with its unique hardware and fascinating image output. But if you're not a gadget-loving early adopter with deep pockets, steer clear until Lytro makes improvements.

By Mar. 3, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Mar. 3, 2012
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Neil Young's reality distortion field

As Neil Young's Pono Kickstarter campaign winds down, the future looks bright -- or does it?

By Apr. 12, 2014

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Underwater Internet may be coming to an ocean near you

Researchers are developing a "deep-sea computing network" that could bring Wi-Fi access underwater to better detect tsunamis, collect data, and monitor offshore activity.

By Oct. 15, 2013