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How to get more value out of Facebook promotions by integrating Open Graph

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Facebook Open Graph is often associated with frictionless sharing apps like Spotify or Washington Post Social Reader, but any application can use this protocol to amplify the reach of its user actions. So far, though, few in the marketing industry have taken full advantage of the new paid and earned...
How to get more value out of Facebook promotions by integrating Open Graph

Canon expands its PIXMA line with MG2220, MG3220 and MG4220 all-in-ones

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In plenty of time for back to school shopping, Canon has added three new offerings to the PIXMA family. The company just uncovered the MG2220, MG3220 and MG4220 all-in-one printers. The trio boasts 4,800 x 2,400 dpi max resolution, FastFront for easy changing of both ink and paper via...
Canon expands its PIXMA line with MG2220, MG3220 and MG4220 all-in-ones

Lenovo's New IdeaPad S Series Laptops Offer Ultrabook Style Without the Hefty Price Tag

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The deluge of new product announcements during the IFA Consumer Electronics Show continues — but in the case of Lenovo’s new S series products, it’s less about the Ultrabook stamp (or Windows 8) and more about affordability. The China-based PC maker has expanded its IdeaPad S line to include the...
Lenovo's New IdeaPad S Series Laptops Offer Ultrabook Style Without the Hefty Price Tag

Interview: CTIA Boss Steve Largent Aims To Keep Conference From Being Lost in the Shuffle

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While the U.S. mobile industry is thriving, its annual trade show has struggled to stand out. Coming on the heels of both January’s Consumer Electronics Show and February’s Mobile World Congress, the CTIA event in March had become something of a rehash of products announced at those earlier events. In...
Interview: CTIA Boss Steve Largent Aims To Keep Conference From Being Lost in the Shuffle

Toshiba Is About To Launch A Ridiculously Huge, 13-Inch Android Tablet

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Toshiba just announced three new Android additions to its Excite tablet line. They launch in May and June and are targeted to the back to school crowd. The three models measure 7.7, 10, and a monster 13 inches.  We got to play around with all three models last week....
Toshiba Is About To Launch A Ridiculously Huge, 13-Inch Android Tablet
Over a dozen Windows 8 tablets expected in November — including hybrids

Greenlight Means Go: Einhorn Dumps His RIM Stake

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David Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital has reconsidered its recent investment in Research In Motion. Drastically. According to its latest 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Greenlight, which in May dumped 1.5 million of the 3.9 million of the RIM shares in purchased back in February, unloaded the remainder during...
Greenlight Means Go: Einhorn Dumps His RIM Stake

PC shipments are set to decline in 2012 for the first time in over a decade

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Worldwide PC shipments are set to decline in 2012 for the first time in 11 years, according to a report from IHS iSuppli. Shipments are expected to fall from 352.8 million units in 2011 to 348.7 million in 2012, representing a drop of 1.2%.  The research firm notes that...
PC shipments are set to decline in 2012 for the first time in over a decade

5+ ESSENTIAL Back To School tips to help you study

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Right now, Australian school kids are going back to school after their summer holidays. However, we all know that the level and amount of study increases – especially when they enter their final years of school to complete their VCE, HSC or equivalent. Since I finished high school last...
5+ ESSENTIAL Back To School tips to help you study

MacBook Sales Get a Boost From Spring Refresh

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Apple’s recent refresh of the MacBook Pro and MacBook Air added significant momentum to Mac sales in June. According to the latest data from NPD, Mac sales grew 1 percent year-over-year for the last month of the June quarter after falling 13 percent in April and 23 percent in May....
MacBook Sales Get a Boost From Spring Refresh

HTC's Halloween Horror Show

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So HTC (2498) missed investor expectations again for its October performance. Surely this cannot surprise anyone? The company just missed third-quarter 2012 expectations literally days ago and warned for a fourth time this year. Is it even possible for HTC to really shock anyone? Well, yes. We all know that...
HTC's Halloween Horror Show
Barnes & Noble slashes Nook pricing ahead of rumored Kindle refresh

iPhone 5S Rumors Point To August Release, iPad In April

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The iPhone and iPad rumor mills have become a tired and played out annual rite of the gadget wars. When are they coming? What will they look like? Apple rumors are big business, even when they are horribly inaccurate. The latest rumors making the circuit concern the timing of Apple...
iPhone 5S Rumors Point To August Release, iPad In April

The Top 5 Smartphones On Sprint (S)

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We’re back! We already brought you our guides to the best smartphones on AT&T and Verizon Wireless and this time we’re here to offer our advice on what phones to buy (and which one to avoid) on Sprint. The summer is upon us, which means it’s a decent time to...
The Top 5 Smartphones On Sprint (S)

Get a Canon multifunction printer and 4GB flash drive for $29.98

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This sweet little back-to-school bundle includes a cute, compact flash drive in your choice of colors. [Read more]...
Get a Canon multifunction printer and 4GB flash drive for $29.98

Conquer the back to school blues with Google tools

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August is both an end to the lush freedom of summer and the beginning of another year of student life. As a rising senior at the University of Florida, this time is both exciting and anxiety-inducing. Even though I’m looking forward to many aspects of the school year, there are...
Conquer the back to school blues with Google tools

Toshiba Satellite U845 review: an inexpensive Ultrabook worth considering

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More Info Toshiba shows off 14-inch Ultrabook, we go hands-on Toshiba intros 14-inch Satellite U845 Ultrabook Toshiba Satellite U845W review Toshiba's most recent Ultrabook offerings have something of a split personality. On the one hand, there's the Satellite U845W, a high-end machine with solid quality and a funky, 21:9...
Toshiba Satellite U845 review: an inexpensive Ultrabook worth considering
AMD launches series of chips that get it into low-power laptops and tablets

Bluetooth SIG data suggests a new Nexus 7 is coming soon after all

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Although many were disappointed that no new hardware debuted at Google I/O — unless you count the Samsung Galaxy S 4 “Google Edition” — there’s more evidence that a new Nexus 7 is on the way. Liliputing notes that the Bluetooth SIG certified a device on May 27 and the...
Bluetooth SIG data suggests a new Nexus 7 is coming soon after all

Ask Engadget: best carry-on electronics bag?

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We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is coming to us from Ben, who needs a stylish way to carry around his electronics haul. If you're looking to send...
Ask Engadget: best carry-on electronics bag?

Samsung adds Ivy Bridge, two sub-$1,000 Series 5 laptops

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Samsung primes two affordable laptops for the back-to-school shopping season. [Read more]...
Samsung adds Ivy Bridge, two sub-$1,000 Series 5 laptops
Good Deal: free $50 B&N gift card with Nook Tablet purchase
LivingSocial delves into physical goods with new online retail shop

There's just four days left to enter our back to school sweepstakes with nearly $50,000 in prizes!

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During the month of August, we published 14 back to school guides, covering product categories ranging from cameras and printers, to smartphones and ultraportables. With each post, we offered a selection of gadget must-haves, but we also gave you an opportunity to enter our massive back to school giveaway,...
There's just four days left to enter our back to school sweepstakes with nearly $50,000 in prizes!

Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M5 review: an Ultrabook with discrete graphics (and an optical drive)

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More Info Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M3 review Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M5 hands-on Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M5 Ultrabooks with Kepler graphics coming to the US for $680-plus The PC industry might have 100-some-odd Ultrabooks up its sleeve, but fortunately for restless tech reviewers like yours truly, they're...
Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M5 review: an Ultrabook with discrete graphics (and an optical drive)

Acer intros Aspire R7, a laptop with an adjustable display like an all-in-one

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When Acer plans a global press event, asking journalists to fly in from twelve time zones away, you know it's going to announce more than just some back-to-school PCs. The company just announced the Aspire R7, a laptop whose display sits on a flexible "Ezel" hinge, allowing it to...
Acer intros Aspire R7, a laptop with an adjustable display like an all-in-one
Hardware, chips picture looks bleak on Wall Street

Braven's budget-friendly Bluetooth speaker to debut on QVC for $100

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With its sleek styling and double act as a portable USB charger, there's plenty to like about Braven's line of Bluetooth speakers. Indeed, we listed the 625 in our back to school guide earlier this year as an alternative to the pricier Jambox. But if you were hoping to...
Braven's budget-friendly Bluetooth speaker to debut on QVC for $100

Windows 8 release confirmed for October: Here's how to get the best upgrade deal

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Every once in a while, tech rumors turn out to be true, and this happens to be one of those instances. Microsoft’s Tami Reller, Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Windows and Windows Live, confirmed at the company’s Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in Toronto something most tech observers...
Windows 8 release confirmed for October: Here's how to get the best upgrade deal

Toshiba's Haswell lineup includes notebooks that can support 4K external displays

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Toshiba unveiled part of its back-to-school PC lineup at Computex today, boasting touchscreen options with edge-to-edge glass at every price point in its Satellite S- and P-series notebooks; its Qosimo X75 enthusiast notebook; and its PX35t all-in-one desktop PC. "Our customers are telling us that touch is a nice-to-have...
Toshiba's Haswell lineup includes notebooks that can support 4K external displays
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