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Nintendo wants to watch you sleep… for science!

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

21 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Will Apple Pay be mobile pay's kick-start?

If anyone can get us to use our smartphones as wallets, it's Apple. That's what experts think about the recent launch of Apple Pay, the first mobile wallet to work on an iPhone.

15 hours ago from Phys.org

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Amazon's Fire Phone Product Efforts Will Continue Despite Early Stumbles

 Amazon is taking the long view on the Fire phone, despite poor early sales, a huge price cut and $83 million in surplus inventory that resulted in a $170 million charge for the excess ...

2 hours ago from TechCrunch

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How to jailbreak any iPhone or iPad running iOS 8 (or 8.1)

Though iOS gets more advanced every year, there are still plenty of iPhone and iPad owners that want to break down Apple's walled garden and jailbreak their devices. If you think that might ...

7 hours ago from Gizmag

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Major Flipboard Update Brings New Design And More

Flipboard is a popular news aggregation app that puts up content in magazine form and now its millions of users have something to look forward to. Version 3.0 of the Flipboard app for ...

20 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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A Credit Card Terminal That Takes Apps

A former head of Google Wallet rolls out a "smart" terminal for all kinds of payments.Last year, Osama Bedier—then the head of Google Wallet—decided he was on the wrong side of the payments ...

Wed 29 Oct 14 from MIT Technology Review

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I typed my entire BlackBerry Passport review on the phone's tiny keyboard

Apparently I'm a masochist. That's an odd way to begin a review. But to give BlackBerry's latest handset, the Passport, as thorough a review as possible, I decided to type the entire thing ...

19 hours ago from Engadget

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Motorola's Droid Turbo could be the most powerful smartphone yet

The Droid Turbo with its monster specs follows the unveiling of the Moto 360 smartwatch, new Moto X and Moto G and a Motorola-made Nexus 6 that have all been introduced in the past 8 weeks. ...

Tue 28 Oct 14 from Gizmag

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Apple Has A Change Of Heart About Calculator Widgets

According to a report earlier today, it seemed that Apple has decided to disallow the inclusion of calculators in its widgets area. Apparently this goes against one of Apple's policies ...

15 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Kodak gets into the 360-degree video arena, with the PixPro SP360

We've recently been hearing a lot about systems that record 360-degree video, although they mostly appear to be either professional setups or offerings from relatively small startup companies. ...

Wed 29 Oct 14 from Gizmag

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