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The weird, wonderful world of tinkerers: Maker Faire 2014 (pictures)

Every year, lifehackers everywhere gather together in the San Francisco Bay Area and New York to peddle their own special brand of DIY genius.

42 Images By May. 19, 2014

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Facebook reportedly tinkering with its own mobile ad network

The social network is getting ready to launch a mobile ad platform that will allow it to better challenge Google's AdMob, Recode reports.

By Apr. 20, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 not so kind to Android tinkerers

A quirk in Samsung's latest phablet could potentially make it harder for users who choose to install their own operating system to have their warranties honored.

By Oct. 10, 2013

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Apple reportedly tinkering with larger screens for iPhone, iPad

The company has been testing iPad screens in recent months that measure almost 13 inches diagonally, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By Jul. 21, 2013

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TinkerBox for iPad: You'll want to tinker with these toys

Autodesk's free educational app is intended to help kids discover science and engineering--but mostly it's just "Incredible Machine"-style fun.

By Feb. 1, 2011

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Apple tinkers with iPen stylus and haptic feedback

A newly published patent application suggests Apple has worked on a stylus that would provide haptic feedback for an improved user interface.

By May. 24, 2012

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Windows 8 tinkering points to news, sports apps

The latest tidbit to emerge about the early version of the forthcoming Windows interface is the apparent inclusion of Metro-style apps for news, sports, and travel.

By May. 21, 2012

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With free adapter kit, Legos can mate with Tinker Toys, Zoob

A free collection of adapters lets you create crazy toy mashups by connecting parts from 10 popular building toys.

By Mar. 21, 2012

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At CES' Eureka Park, tinkerers swing for the big time

CES has a new startup section, and it's packed with garage tinkerers trying to live out their dreams. A few of note include lens maker Kogeto, rubber-ring maker TxtRng, and robotics company Ologic.

By Jan. 10, 2012

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Siri follows in Kinect's tinkering footsteps. Will Apple?

Voice control isn't the only thing Apple's Siri and Microsoft's Kinect have in common. In both cases, developers have taken it upon themselves to use the software in ways the makers did not intend.

By Nov. 23, 2011