Microsoft's Band is a competitive, feature-packed fitness tracker

Microsoft's new wearable, known as the Band, is a sensor-packed, understated wearable that provides both solid fitness tracking and limited smartwatch functionality. It might be a little late ...

14 hours ago from Gizmag

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Lenovo: World's No.3 mobile maker post munching Motorola

Featured | Written by: Alex Zaharov-Reutt | Published in: DealsChinese tech powerhouse Lenovo has completed its acquisition of Motorola from Google at last, catapulting itself into the world's ...

2 hours ago from iTWire

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Former Android chief Andy Rubin leaving Google

James Kuffner, a Google research scientist who is in the robotics group, will replace Rubin.        

2 hours ago from USA today

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Nintendo wants to watch you sleepů for science!

Forthcoming touchless sensor kicks off Nintendo's new "quality of life" initiative.

10 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Tim Cook comes out as gay: Apple CEO publicly addresses sexuality for the first time

Tim Cook, the CEO of technology giant Apple, has publicly addressed his sexuality for the first time.

12 hours ago from The Independent

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Google Glass banned from US cinemas

Google Glass and other 'wearable recording devices' have been banned from cinemas across the US after a joint decision by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the National Association ...

17 hours ago from The Independent

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New frog species discovered in New York City

A new frog species lives up and down the East Coast. It was discovered when ecologists realized its 'ribbit' was distinct from the calls of a lookalike species.

Wed 29 Oct 14 from ScienceNews

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Data for Your Watch Could Cost As Much As Data for Your Tablet

The Galaxy Gear S, another Samsung wearable among many, will be available in the U.S. on Nov. 7 and unlike its other Gear siblings, the S can have its own data connection. Unfortunately, it ...

10 hours ago from Gizmodo

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Fungus from Asia threatens European salamanders

North American salamanders and newts are safe for now, but epidemic could spread through pet trade.

9 hours ago from Nature News

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US market lifts global tablet sales: survey

Strong sales in the United States helped boost the global market for tablet computers in the third quarter, tracker IDC said Thursday.

10 hours ago from Phys.org

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