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Replacing the battery for a Samsung Series 9 ultrabook

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Ultrabooks are slim notebooks with Intel processors that, among other things, tend to measure less than eight tenths of an inch thick. While many ultrabooks are thin, light, and reasonably powerful laptops, there’s not a lot of room in such a svelte laptop case for things like user-upgradeable memory or storage or replaceable batteries. So […]

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Deals of the Day (5-25-2015)

จันทร์, 05/25/2015 - 22:32

The Motorola Moto 360 was the first Android Wear smartwatch with a round display, and with a list price of $250 it’s still one of the cheapest. But you know what would make it even more affordable? A $100 price cut. Right now you can pick one up from Amazon or Best Buy for just […]

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Intel NUC mini PCs with Braswell chips priced at $140 and up

จันทร์, 05/25/2015 - 20:52

Intel is adding a few new low-power models to its NUC line of tiny desktop computers. The new models feature 6 watt processors based on Intel Braswell architecture and price tags starting at around $140 or less for a barebones model. The Intel NUC5CPYH features a 1.6 GHz Intel Celeron N3050 dual-core processor while the NUC5PPYH has […]

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Report: Google Photos apps for Android to spin off from Google Plus

จันทร์, 05/25/2015 - 09:04

Like the Google Photos app for Android, but don’t like the Google Plus social network? Tough. Right now the two apps are tied together. While the Photos app gets its own icon, it’s not a standalone app. It’s actually part of Google+. But that could soon change. The folks at Android Police have obtained a […]

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Another tablet gains (some) support for Remix OS

อาทิตย์, 05/24/2015 - 22:00

Remix OS is a custom version of Android aimed at making Google’s smartphone and tablet operating system feel more like a laptop or desktop OS designed for productivity. Jide, company behind the operating system, was formed by former Google employees and they unveiled the software earlier this year along with a tablet designed to run Remix […]

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Running Windows on an Acer C720 Chromebook

อาทิตย์, 05/24/2015 - 20:27

Most Chromebooks are affordable portable laptops that sell for around $150 and up. They ship with Google’s Chrome operating system which is designed to boot quickly, let you get online in seconds, and run web apps from the Chrome Web Store. But a Chromebook is basically just a laptop that ships with Chrome OS. Most models […]

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Lilbits (5-22-2015): Android M is coming

เสาร์, 05/23/2015 - 04:00

There are already a handful of Android phones that include fingerprint scanners which let you do things like unlock your device or authorize mobile payments using the unique pattern on your fingertip instead of a password. But makers of those phones have had to tack that feature onto the operating system, because fingerprint detection isn’t […]

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Firefox OS isn’t just for cheap phones: Mozilla to focus on quality and user experience

เสาร์, 05/23/2015 - 02:30

Firefox OS is an operating system from Mozilla, the makers of the Firefox web browser. It’s designed to run applications written using web technologies including HTML5 and JavaScript. And it’s designed to run on a range of devices including smartphones and smart TVs. But so far most phones that have shipped with Firefox OS have […]

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Report: iPad to support split-screen multitasking

เสาร์, 05/23/2015 - 01:30

Apple’s smartphones, tablets, and whatever the iPod touch is have supported multitasking for years. But so far that’s only meant you could switch between apps running in the background and maybe listen to music from one app while you’re looking at another. But soon you may be able to see up to three apps on the […]

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Microsoft OneClip: Cloud clipboard shares content between Android, iOS, and Windows (leaks)

เสาร์, 05/23/2015 - 00:01

Microsoft is working on a new app which quickly share links, photos, text, or other content between devices. Copy a phone number to your clipboard on your computer and it’s instantly available on your iPhone. Save a photo on your phone and you can view it on your desktop. The app is called OneClip and […]

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Deals of the Day (5-22-2015)

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 23:00

Want a 1-year subscription to Microsoft Office 365? That’ll be $70. For that price you can run the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and other apps on one PC or Mac, one tablet, and one phone. You also get 1TB of cloud storage at Microsoft OneDrive. It’s not a bad deal, especially if […]

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Build the tiniest gamepad ever

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 22:00

TinyCircuits, makers of tiny, open-sourced electronics, recently posted instructions for building the smallest video game console I’ve ever seen. With a few dedicated components available from the TinyCircuits’ online shop, you too can play Space Invaders on a thumbnail sized screen. The build calls for a TinyShield Joystick board, which has two analog joysticks and […]

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Pebble Time color smartwatch begins shipping May 27th

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 21:05

Pebble has announced that it will begin shipping its first smartwatch with a color display to backers of its Kickstarter campaign on May 27th. The goal is to ship Pebble Time watches to everyone who backed the campaign by mid-June. The team is also planning to launch updated versions of its Pebble apps for iOS […]

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Jide Remix Ultra Tablet hits retail: Now available for $399

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 18:00

The Jide Remix Ultra Tablet is the first tablet to ship with Remix OS. It’s an operating system designed to make Android feel more like Windows: While it supports the Google Play Store and hundreds of thousands of Android apps, Remix OS also has a Windows-like taskbar and lets you view multiple apps at once […]

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Most source code for Chrome for Android now available: build your own browser

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 06:00

Google’s Chrome browser for desktop computers is based on the open source Chromium project. Want to inspect the code, compile the browser yourself, or make your own browser that’s based on Chromium? You can do that. But up until recently it wasn’t as easy to do that if you were interested in building a version […]

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Sphero has joined the Dark Side

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 05:00

Sphero is a tiny, spherical robot that is powered by your smartphone. It can do tricks, teach you how to program, and let your turn your living room into an arcade game via augmented reality apps. Sphero is also the inspiration for the newest droid celebrity of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” BB-8. Sphero’s cousin, […]

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eBay’s Amazon Prime-like customer loyalty program coming this year

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 04:30

Amazon Prime subscribers get free 2-day shipping on millions of items, plus a bunch of other perks including access to streaming movies and videos. But the $99 per year subscription fee might be a bit high for some. So Walmart, Newegg, and other retailers have been rolling out their own free shipping plans at lower […]

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Neo900 inches closer to reality (project to update the Nokia N900 hardware)

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 04:00

The Nokia N900 smartphone was the last phone to ship with the open source, Linux-based Maemo operating system. It was released in late 2009, shortly before Maemo was merged with Moblin to become MeeGo… and then Nokia stopped supporting both operating systems and began focusing on Windows Phone software. Nokia’s phone business was later acquired by […]

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Cyanogen Platform SDK lets developers build on CyanogenMod features

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 02:41

The open source CyanogenMod operating system is a customized version of Google Android which you can install on dozens of phones and tablets. CyanogenMod gives users more control over the behavior of their device… but now the developers of CyanogenMod also want to make it easier for app developers to integrate their software with core features of […]

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VAIO Z Canvas hits Japan, coming to the US this fall

ศุกร์, 05/22/2015 - 01:30

The VAIO Z Canvas is a 2-in-1 tablet with a detachable keyboard, a high-resolution display, and an active digitizer and pen for writing and drawing. VAIO, which is also known as the company that used to be Sony’s PC division, unveiled the Vaio Z Canvas in February. Now it’s about to go on sale in […]

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