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Apple Maps may get boost from extra-precise GPS

Apple buys a GPS company, gaining new location-tracking powers. Meanwhile, a cybersecurity researcher raises concerns of airplane hacking, and Google is said to add a "buy" button to search results.

By May 18, 2015

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Starbucks teams with Spotify, baristas become DJs

The coffee chain brings Spotify playlists to stores, giving customers a new music perk. Also, Apple refreshes its top laptop and desktop Macs.

By May 19, 2015

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Sending a message from 2015 to space aliens (Tomorrow Daily 182)

The New Horizons spacecraft is at the center of a crowdfunding/sourcing effort to update onboard data about humanity for intelligent life forms that may come across it in the future. If we know the Internet like we think we do, we're assuming aliens will someday experience a RickRoll.

By May 21, 2015

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Spotify, QuizUp join quest to be 'The Everything App'

More apps are on a mission to become your app for everything. Music app Spotify is serving up videos for news and entertainment, and trivia game QuizUp expands into a social network.

By May 21, 2015

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A new Steve Jobs movie and OLED wallpaper in CNET UK Podcast 434

Prepare your ears for all the latest tech news, from futuristic antennas to all new Macs. Plus, we discuss your reactions to the new Steve Jobs biopic starring Michael Fassbender.

By May 21, 2015

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Wander around in a van Gogh painting with this VR app (Tomorrow Daily 180)

If you've ever dreamed of taking a stroll through your favorite painting, this VR app might be of interest. Using van Gogh's "The Night Cafe," one developer transformed a whimsical 2D painting into a beautiful VR experience, complete with subtle animations throughout.

By May 19, 2015

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Pizza via emoji: Marketers ride texting craze with branded icons

Companies are jumping into the emoji phenomenon. Domino's lets you order a pizza by tweeting the pizza icon, while other brands like M&M's and 1-800-Flowers are making their own emoji keyboards.

By May 20, 2015

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Google's self-driving pod cars hitting the road

A fleet of Google's prototype robo-cars begin test drives on public roads this summer. Meanwhile, GeniCan promises to add smarts to your garbage can.

By May 15, 2015

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Spotify adds new video and audio features, hopes for more paid subscribers (Tomorrow Daily 181)

It's pretty obvious Spotify wants to be the first app you open in the morning and the last app you check at night (not to mention the app you constantly turn to throughout the day), but can they appeal to folks okay with using separate apps for news, podcasting and music streaming?

By May 21, 2015

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The 404 Show: TV upfronts round up 2015

Jeff is joined by TV Guide editors Robyn Ross and Adam Bryant to discuss the biggest week in broadcast television -- upfronts week!

By May 15, 2015