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y-combinator

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MPOW Streambot Y Bluetooth FM Transmitter

The Streambot Y is a simple yet effective FM transmitter for owners of older cars, but the lack of automatic tuning could be an issue in areas with crowded airwaves.

July 11, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 11, 2014

MSRP: $36.99

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Paul Graham steps down as Y-Combinator president

The Silicon Valley leader taps Y-Combinator alum Sam Altman to take over as president of the startup incubator.

By February 21, 2014

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Huawei Ascend Y

The Huawei Ascend Y is an inexpensive foray into Android, but U.S. Cellular offers better phones at similar costs.

December 18, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating December 18, 2012

MSRP: $199.99

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Asus PadFone X (AT&T)

Though it has last year's specs, the PadFone X marries two mobile devices into one convenient form at an affordable price.

August 20, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 20, 2014
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Y Combinator for the world? How USAID lab plans to fight poverty

The goal of the U.S. Global Development Lab is nothing short of harnessing innovation to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030. Crave's Eric Mack asks USAID about the ambitious plan it likens to DARPA.

By April 3, 2014

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Y Combinator's Paul Graham defends foreign accent comments

Outrage aside, Paul Graham sticks to the facts as he sees them: Startup founders with strong foreign accents are less likely to win VC funding.

By August 30, 2013

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Lenovo Y50 Touch

With the Y50 Touch, Lenovo has created a reasonably priced, not-too-big gaming laptop that doesn't look like a throwback. But the most serious PC gamers may want to hold out for a better display and faster GPU.

August 14, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 14, 2014
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Skydog Web App and Smart Family Wi-Fi Router w/Cloud Service Subscription

Though feature-rich, the Skydog's hardware is too slow and limited to justify its high cost and ongoing subscription pricing.

January 27, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating January 27, 2014

MSRP: $149.00

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Y Combinator's first nonprofit aims to crowdfund health care

Watsi is hoping to use a Kickstarter model to help fund crucial medical cases around the world. Thirteen health care institutions are using Watsi already.

By March 26, 2013

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Asus Transformer Book Trio

The Asus Transformer Book Trio combines Windows 8 and Android in a laptop, tablet, and desktop computer.

September 11, 2013

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