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usability

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Get to know iOS 7's four best usability features

Customize the lock screen, close apps quickly, swipe to access e-mail options, and make text easier to read.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Safari more usable than other mobile browsers, says study

Apple's Safari outscored the stock Android browser, Opera, Google Chrome, and Internet Explorer in a study conducted by tech-support Q&A site Fixya.

By Oct. 16, 2013

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Insteon LED Bulb

At just $29.99 per bulb, this automatable light source will fit nicely into existing home automation networks, serving as an appealing alternative to more expensive dimmer modules and smart switches.

Sep. 17, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Sep. 17, 2013
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A good-looking streaming-audio app hampered by usability issues (pictures)

Radical.FM wants to be your new streaming-audio app, but at this point, it's going to need some more work before I'd recommend using it instead of popular apps like Pandora or Slacker Radio.

5 Images Aug. 23, 2013

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Is OneNote for iPad now usable?

Microsoft's note-taking app for the iPad has undoubtedly improved for the iPad, but it still leaves out a couple basic features that limit its appeal. Learn how to use its new features and what's still missing.

By Jul. 17, 2013

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Samsung defends 16GB S4's mere 8GB of usable storage

Samsung says the lack of usable space is down to 'powerful features' that take up room.

By May. 2, 2013

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Five usability tips for Microsoft's Surface RT

The original Surface combines the touch screen of a tablet and the hardware keyboard of a laptop PC, as well as old and new versions of Windows. Overcoming the inherent compromises of the hybrid design requires a few simple tweaks.

By Feb. 12, 2013

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Design guru Nielsen: Windows 8 UI 'smothers usability'

Jakob Nielsen says that Microsoft's new operating system is plagued by "hidden features [and] reduced discoverability," among other issues.

By Nov. 19, 2012

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Wii U 8GB only has 3GB of usable space

Nintendo's Wii U comes in 8 or 32GB flavours, but neither has as much space as advertised.

By Nov. 15, 2012

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Verizon iPhone 5 comes unlocked, usable on AT&T

Verizon's iPhone 5 comes unlocked, allowing it to be used freely on AT&T's network.

By Sep. 22, 2012