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​Uber vows to keep surge price promise in New York blizzard

The on-demand car service last year said it will cap fares during natural disasters. With a huge snowstorm hitting the East Coast, Uber has the chance to put its money where its mouth is.

By January 26, 2015

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T-Mobile's new Score program promises phone discounts

The wireless carrier adds to its many promotions with a $5-a-month program called "Score," designed to unlock lower smartphone prices.

By January 26, 2015

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Facebook promises fewer hoax stories in your News Feed

A new feature will allow Facebook users to report hoax stories appearing in their News Feed. But Facebook is stopping short of removing content, instead offering a warning for readers.

By January 20, 2015

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​Pivotal Living promises improvements, offers free 12-month membership extension

Users of the Pivotal Tracker 1 activity tracker have complained of syncing problems and data loss. Pivotal Living hopes to ease the pain with a free year of access to its mobile app.

By January 13, 2015

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Flexible implant shows promise for paralysed humans

A flexible implant follows prior breakthroughs with paralysed rats, designed for humans with spinal cord injury.

By January 11, 2015

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Two newly discovered planets look promising for extraterrestrial life

Among eight new Kepler planets found are the two most Earth-like to date, with possible conditions for the propagation of life.

By January 7, 2015

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Samsung's SUHD TV promises its best LCD picture yet.

It may not be OLED, but Samsung's highest-end LED LCD uses quantum dot nanocrystals ro achieve what the company says is its best image quality so far.

By January 5, 2015

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Lenovo promises world's lightest 13-inch laptop and hybrid with the LaVie Z series

In partnership with NEC, Lenovo offers a 13-inch laptop at 1.7 pounds, and a Yoga-style hybrid at just over two pounds.

By January 5, 2015

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New D-Link power line kits promise true gigabit connection speed

D-Link unveils two power line adapter kits at CES 2015, the DHP-701AV and the DHP-601AV, which could deliver connection speeds of 2,000Mbps and 1,000Mbps, respectively.

By January 4, 2015

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At CES 2015, gadget makers to test promise of a do-it-all wearable

Selling consumers a multipurpose wearable device is clashing with the idea of cheaper, single-serving products. At CES 2015, companies are eager to figure out the future.

By January 2, 2015