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text-based ads

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Moviegoers stunned by VW's 'don't text and drive' ad (or are they?)

In an attempt to put people's heads in the moment, moviegoers get a text, just as the action on the screen unfolds. But is it all a setup?

By Jun. 9, 2014

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Facebook to share ads based on location history with advertisers -- but won't say when

With Nearby Friends, your location history is private to you and only you -- until the social network decides otherwise. Surprised? Don't be. Facebook is in the advertising business.

By Apr. 18, 2014

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Apple aims to target ads based on your mood

A freshly published Apple patent application envisions the delivery of targeted ads based on your mood, behavior, and other seemingly intangible characteristics.

By Jan. 23, 2014

Review

TextBuster

The TextBuster system makes good on its promise to bust text-messaging and apps, but paying hardware prices for what's basically a software solution is a hard pill to swallow.

May. 1, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating May. 1, 2013

MSRP: $179.00

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Voicemail+ (iOS)

The brand new Voicemail+ app, launching for the iPhone in the UK today and in the US later this year brings text transcription, e-mailed voicemail receipts, push notifications, and it matches your messages to your contacts.

Jan. 28, 2014

Pricing not available

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Panasonic DMP-BDT230

The Panasonic DMP-BDT230 is a mostly solid Blu-ray player, except it serves up obnoxious ads in its onscreen interface.

Oct. 11, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating Oct. 11, 2013
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Over for iOS

If you want to add good-looking text to your photos, Over is a great tool for the job. The interface is confusing initially, but once you get the hang of it, the ability to add typography to your photos is worth the work.

Mar. 22, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating Mar. 22, 2013

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Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station

Home users, especially Apple fans who own 802.11ac-enabled devices, will love the new AirPort Extreme for its all-new elegant design, ease of use, and great performance; advanced users should look elsewhere for more features and customization.

Jun. 20, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating Jun. 20, 2013
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Voxer Walkie-Talkie for iOS

Voxer Walkie-Talkie is an excellent communications app with all the tools you need to get in touch quickly.

Jul. 1, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating Jul. 1, 2013

Pricing not available

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Telepathy One

A smaller projector and a simple set of functions are part of a Japanese headset that hopes to be a social communication tool.

Apr. 23, 2013

Pricing not available