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Why Is The Nexus 6 Secretly Hiding A LED Notification Light?

When it comes to smartphones, Easter eggs normally mean a hidden drawer of emoji, or maybe the ability to make the voice control sing you a song. But in the case of the Nexus 6, it means that ...

Sat 22 Nov 14 from Gizmodo

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Motorola Acknowledges Fatal Bug In AT&T's Nexus 6

No one likes phones that comes with buggy software, especially not after you've spent a couple of hundred to get your hands on one. Well unfortunately it looks like there are some Nexus 6 owners ...

Fri 21 Nov 14 from Ubergizmo

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Amazon offers Washington Post app on Kindle

Amazon said Thursday it will offer a free Washington Post app to Kindle users for six months, a move highlighting the digital strategy for the newspaper owned by Jeff Bezos.

Thu 20 Nov 14 from Phys.org

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Apple changes App Store buttons to avoid parents' wrath on childrens' in-app purchases

Apple has stopped describing any apps as 'free' in its App Store, to avoid law suits and angry parents complaining about children having spent money on in-app purchases.

Thu 20 Nov 14 from The Independent

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Office for Android updated with Dropbox integration and easier OneDrive sharing

Nearly a couple of weeks after Microsoft announced a partnership with Dropbox, the company has updated the Office app for Android with support for the cloud storage service. This means that ...

Fri 21 Nov 14 from Techspot

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Fire TV Stick Review: A Great Streamer For An Amazon Household

 The Fire TV Stick works. That’s about all there is to it. It streams videos from Amazon, Netflix and more. It plays simple games and streams from local network shares. But it’s ...

Fri 21 Nov 14 from TechCrunch

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Materials: Molecular fan opens under light

Nature 515 314 doi: 10.1038/515314e

Wed 19 Nov 14 from Nature News

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Gift Guide: Help your selfie with some add-on gear

Not all selfies are created equal. Some are blurry, are poorly framed or miss the action entirely because you might be scrubbing your thumb fishing for a virtual shutter button as the moment ...

Thu 20 Nov 14 from Phys.org

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Pantelligent is one smart frying pan

Cooking can be hard. The team at Pantelligent are aiming to make the process a little easier, though, by allowing users to connect their "smart" frying pan to a smartphone to monitor temperature ...

Thu 20 Nov 14 from Gizmag

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The Cornerplay: Apple Watch gets native apps, but we have no idea why

Apple has shared a few more details about how the Apple Watch will work -- see here for a good summary. The most interesting part is Apple's intention to enable fully native apps on the ...

Fri 21 Nov 14 from Techspot

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