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Unlock your Mac using Touch ID on your iOS device

Touch ID on an iOS device is a convenient method for unlocking apps and the device itself, and now you can use it to unlock your Mac.

By January 19, 2015

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Use your body as your password

As President Obama outlines his cybersecurity strategy, tech firms are working on ways to better protect you, without passwords and PIN numbers. Instead, you'd use your body to unlock devices, sign in to accounts and make payments. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us how the tech works.

By January 19, 2015

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How to use the new features of updated Google Maps for iOS

Learn how to use the new features of the updated Google Maps app for iOS, including dropping pins for both your starting point and destination, new restaurant filters and weather information for major cities around the globe.

By January 15, 2015

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Retailers use new tech to track you in stores - and in dressing rooms

Smart shelves know what products you touch, shopping carts come loaded with tablets, and dressing room mirrors track what you try on and ask for your phone number. The National Retail Federation's annual trade show reveals how tech changes the way we shop.

By January 14, 2015

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Wink wink: Bill Nye uses emojis to explain evolution

Just how good are emojis at communicating complex ideas? Bill Nye the Science Guy explains the theory of evolution with a series of the digital symbols. Smiley face.

By December 12, 2014

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Retailers use new tech to track you in stores -- and in dressing rooms

Smart shelves know what products you touch, shopping carts come loaded with tablets, and dressing room mirrors track what you try on and ask for your phone number. The National Retail Federation's annual trade show reveals how tech changes the way we shop.

By January 14, 2015

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Use your smartphone as a viewfinder, shutter release for the Re Camera

HTC's Re Camera doesn't have a screen, so how can you be sure you're capturing the entire shot? Hint: Your smartphone.

By January 15, 2015

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How to use WhatsApp from your computer

Tired of only being able to access your WhatsApp conversations on your phone? Start using WhatsApp Web.

By January 23, 2015

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Fake groom caught after using iPhone translation app to talk to bride

A man has been jailed for his part in a fake marriage scheme involving women from Eastern Europe. His iPhone use was a giveaway.

By January 12, 2015

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Best uses for Microsoft HoloLens

Everyone's crazy about Microsoft's HoloLens augmented reality goggles, but will you actually use them for?

By January 22, 2015