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Brian Tong breaks down all the good and bad inside the world of Apple with his unique style. It's th

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Consumers give thumbs-down to ISPs, cable TV providers

Both industries receive even lower ratings than last year in a new report from the American Customer Satisfaction Index.

By May 20, 2014

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HTC One M8 gets thumbs-down for repairability

The new model HTC One is the “second-least-repairable smartphone we’ve laid our hands on,” say the folks at iFixIt. The least repairable phone? The original HTC One.

By March 26, 2014

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YouTube comments revamped, users give thumbs down

Google has shaken up YouTube's commenting system in an effort, it says, to improve the quality of conversations -- but its users aren't impressed.

By November 7, 2013

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Oso Technologies PlantLink

The scalable PlantLink system isn't foolproof or comprehensive, but it does a fine job of using the Internet to communicate your plant's watering needs.

May 28, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 28, 2014

MSRP: $79.00

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iSimple BluClik Bluetooth remote control

The iSimple BluClik is an easy way enhance safety and keep hands on the wheel by adding simple media controls to vehicles without standard steering wheel buttons.

May 9, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 9, 2014

MSRP: $39.95

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BMW gives thumbs-up to 3D printing with custom-created thumbs

Workers in a BMW factory are being issued thumb guards specifically tailored to their hands as they build cars.

By July 4, 2014

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Typo iPhone Keyboard Case

For iPhone owners yearning for a physical keyboard reminiscent of their old BlackBerry, this $99 slip-on case could do the trick.

January 7, 2014

MSRP: $99.00

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LG G2 Mini

Although it bears the same "G2" name as its big brother, the LG G2 Mini is watered down in every respect. Its screen has a disappointingly low resolution, its processor doesn't put up much of a fight and it has an 8- rather than 13-megapixel camera. Unless you crave 4G, the Motorola Moto G is a much better buy as it offers a better screen, the same processor and costs half the price. If however you're after the best mobile tech but in a more pocketable size, Sony's superb Xperia Z1 Compact is where your money should go.

May 9, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating May 9, 2014

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Al Franken gives thumbs-down to facial recognition tech

During a Senate hearing, the U.S. senator voiced unease about facial recognition software used by Facebook saying it infringes on users' privacy and could lead to abuse by the police.

By July 18, 2012

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Netflix, Instagram, Pinterest, BBM go down, thumbs go idle

The severe storms that battered the US took out a host of web services this weekend.

By June 30, 2012