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The Cheapskate

Rick Broida scours the Web for great deals on tech.

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Apple patent application hints at future health-related plans

The USPTO publishes a patent application from the iPhone maker that shows a new twist on step tracking.

By March 13, 2014

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Qualcomm buys 2,400 mobile patents, applications from HP

The maker of mobile chips and now smartwatches, too, gets itself a much larger war chest for patent lawsuits or cross-licensing deals.

By January 24, 2014

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Google drops plug-ins from Chrome Web Store results

Plug-ins like Silverlight and Google Earth will be harder to find in the Chrome Web Store as Google works to build a safer, faster Web browser.

By May 27, 2014

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Nokia eyes possible smartwatch launch, patent application suggests

The company's patent application describes a method by which the watch can be modified quite heavily through its modular design.

By October 17, 2013

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Massive Firefox update hits refresh on browsing

The Firefox overhaul applies the lessons of mobile design to Mozilla's desktop browser to unify its look across devices, a change more than two years in the making.

By April 29, 2014

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Intel releases Web-based app programming kit

The chipmaker is jumping on the HTML5 bandwagon -- sort of. Its newly acquired AppMobi software lets programmers create Web apps that can be converted into native Android and iOS apps.

By April 12, 2013

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iOS 8 grants new power to rival browsers, Web-based apps

Today, third-party apps can run JavaScript programs only with hobbled performance on Apple's mobile OS, but Apple's next version grants them the full performance Safari gets.

By June 4, 2014

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Save ink when you print a Web page

The free PrintFriendly.com service and HP's free Smart Print extension for Internet Explorer (which works with any model printer) make it easy to select only the portions of the page you want to print. Also, switching to a lighter font could cut your printing costs by a fifth or more.

By April 8, 2014

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Capture an entire Web page as an image or PDF

The free Webpage Screenshot extension for the Chrome browser lets you save an entire Web page as a PNG file. For $20, the FastStone Capture program saves all or part of your screen as JPEG, TIFF, BMP, PDF, and other file formats, and also captures your onscreen actions as a video file.

By April 7, 2014

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How to get application updates past OS X Gatekeeper

While great for security, Gatekeeper may block some legitimate updates.

By July 18, 2013