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Dell to offer Ubuntu Linux for XPS 13 and Precision M3800 laptops

อาทิตย์, 02/01/2015 - 21:44

Dell has been offering Ubuntu Linux as an alternative to Windows on some of its laptops for the past few years. Now Dell is adding two of its most interesting new laptops to its line of computers that are available with Linux. The Dell Precision M3800 Mobile Workstation is now available with Ubuntu and there […]

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Now you can unlock a Chromebook with an Android phone

เสาร์, 01/31/2015 - 20:00

Google’s Smart Lock feature for Chromebooks lets you unlock your notebook automatically when your smartphone is nearby. You’ll need a phone running Android 5.0, a Chromebook running Chrome OS version 40 or later, and support for Bluetooth on both devices.   Google first unveild the Smart Lock for Chrome last summer, but the Chrome team announced that […]

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Facebook Bluetooth Beacons let stores beam info to your phone

เสาร์, 01/31/2015 - 05:23

Facebook already bridges the divide between the internet and the real world by offering a platform for interacting with your real-life friends online. But that’s not really where the money is, which is why your Facebook feed is probably filled with ads, sponsored posts, or content from websites you follow (like maybe Liliputing?) Now Facebook […]

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Dell is working on a Bay Trail Chromebook

เสาร์, 01/31/2015 - 04:00

Dell’s Chromebook 11 currently comes with a choice of an Intel Celeron 2955U Haswell or Core i3-4005U Haswell processor. But soon you may be able to buy Dell’s 11.6 inch Chrome OS laptop with an Intel Celeron N2840 Bay Trail processor. The folks at Notebook Italia spotted documents related to the new Dell Chromebook 11 […]

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Google Now adds support for third-party app cards

เสาร์, 01/31/2015 - 03:08

Google Now for Android can now show information from third-party apps. Google’s service is designed to give you information-at-a-glance when it’s most relevant. Up until recently all of that information came from Google apps and services including News, Calendar, and Gmail. But now you can see information from 40 different Android apps, assuming you have […]

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Connect Plus lets you charge Android, iOS devices simultaneously (crowdfunding)

เสาร์, 01/31/2015 - 02:00

You’d be surprised at how many people have multiple devices with different types of charging ports. It isn’t just a matter of iOS versus Android either. For example, I have an iPhone, which uses a Lightning connector, but my external battery case needs a micro USB connector to charge up. Connect Plus is a keychain […]

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Deals of the Day (1-30-2015)

เสาร์, 01/31/2015 - 01:00

Lenovo’s ThinkPad Carbon X1 notebooks offer premium specs in a compact case. Earlier this month Lenovo introduced a new 3rd-gen model powered by Intel Broadwell processors. That means it’s a great time for bargain hunters to pick up last year’s 2nd-gen models of this 2.8 pound notebook. Right now Lenovo is selling a model with a 14 […]

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Cricket’s new wireless plans: 2.5GB data for $35 per month

เสาร์, 01/31/2015 - 00:00

US wireless service provide Cricket is updating its service plans by increasing the amount of 4G LTE data it offers on its entry-level plans. Paying $40 per month (or $35 after a $5 discount for setting up auto-pay) used to get you 1GB of high-speed data during a billing period. Now it gets you 2.5GB. […]

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Motorola 2nd-gen Moto G smartphone gets LTE (in Brazil)

ศุกร์, 01/30/2015 - 23:15

Motorola has launched a new version of the 2014 Moto G smartphone. While the new model has the same screen and processor as the version that launched a few months ago, there are three important changes. The new Moto G supports 4G LTE networks, and it has more storage and a larger battery. For now the […]

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Dell Venue 10 Pro 2-in-1 Windows tablet on the way

ศุกร์, 01/30/2015 - 22:25

Dell has new 10 inch Windows tablet on the way. The Dell Venue 10 Pro 5055 Series tablet is a 2-in-1 device with a detachable keyboard, Windows software, and an Intel Atom Bay Trail processor. The new tablet hasn’t officially been announced yet, but documents found on the Dell website as well as the Bluetooth […]

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OnePlus unveils OxygenOS and a post-Cyanogen future

ศุกร์, 01/30/2015 - 21:32

OnePlus was one of the first companies to ship a smartphone running Cyanogen OS, the custom version of Android developed by Cyanogen Inc. But the two companies have had a bit of a contentious relationship lately, thanks to a contract dispute related to sales of devices in India. So OnePlus has been accelerating plans to […]

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Acer wireless HDMI dongle hits the FCC

ศุกร์, 01/30/2015 - 19:00

Acer appears to be preparing to launch a wireless display adapter which you could connect to a TV to beam content from a PC or mobile device… or something. An Acer device called the MWIR1 showed up at the FCC this week, and it’s described as a “Wireless for HDMI 60 GHz” device, but there […]

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Lilbits (1-29-2015): Redefining broadband

ศุกร์, 01/30/2015 - 04:32

Once upon a time “broadband” internet access was basically anything faster than a dialup modem. But these days it takes a bit more bandwidth than that to really take advantage of all that the internet has to offer. So the Federal Communications Commission has voted to change the definition of broadband. Up until recently an […]

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LibreOffice 4.4 released (free and open office suite)

ศุกร์, 01/30/2015 - 02:45

Microsoft isn’t the only company launching new office apps today. The Document Foundation has released LibreOffice 4.4, a new version of the popular cross-platform, free and open source office suite. The latest version features a revised user interface and new features including support for digital signing of PDF files you export. LibreOffice is an office […]

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Report: Microsoft will invest in Cyanogen

ศุกร์, 01/30/2015 - 02:43

The makers of the custom version of Android that runs on smartphones including the OnePlus One and Micromax Yu have said their plans for the future include software that’s free from reliance on Google. Now it looks like the folks at Cyanogen Inc may have a new partner in making that happen: The Wall Street […]

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Asus VivoMini barebones PC now available for $160

ศุกร์, 01/30/2015 - 01:30

The Asus VivoMini is a little desktop computer with an Intel Haswell processor, support for Microsoft Windows, and a design that makes this little guy look like it wouldn’t be out of place by your TV in the living room, although the company’s positioning the computer as a device for commercial users. Asus unveiled the VivoMini […]

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Deals of the Day (1-29-2015)

ศุกร์, 01/30/2015 - 00:20

There was a time when Zotac’s line of tiny desktop computers shipped without an operating system. While you can still pick up a barebones model, there are now a handful of models that come preloaded with Windows 8.1 with Bing software… and they don’t cost much more than the barebones versions. Right now Newegg is […]

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MIPS Creator CI20 dev board now available for $65

พฤ, 01/29/2015 - 23:45

The MIPS Creator CI20 is a single-board computer aimed at developers and hobbyists. In other words it’s a lot like a Raspberry Pi… but while the Raspberry Pi has an ARM-based processor the CI20 features a MIPS-based processor. First introduced in December, the MIPS Creatore CI20 is now shipping. It’s available for purchase for $65 or £50. […]

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Saygus V² starts taking pre-orders for its $600 superphone

พฤ, 01/29/2015 - 22:41

The Saygus V² starts taking pre-orders for its $600 superphoneis a smartphone with a 5 inch full HD screen, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and other specs you’d expect from a high-end phone including 802.11ac WiFi, wireless charging, and a big battery. But the phone also has a few really surprising features: there are 2 […]

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Microsoft releases Outlook for iOS and Android

พฤ, 01/29/2015 - 22:02

Microsoft has released Outlook for iOS and a preview of a new version of the calendar and email app for Android. The company acquired email app maker Acompli last year, and the new apps are largely based on the Acompli app for iOS. Outlook is now available as a free download from the App Store and Google […]

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