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Apple TV expected to support Bluetooth keyboards in upcoming update

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The tiny Apple TV is a nice little streaming device. But while its user interface is better than most, its usability suffers when you're stuck pecking out search queries or network passwords using an onscreen keyboard. Apple apparently plans to rectify this problem (to be fair, a problem with...
Apple TV expected to support Bluetooth keyboards in upcoming update

Lookout Predicts Americans Lose $30 Million in Smartphones a Year

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We've all done it. You step out on the street after paying for your coffee at Starbucks or handing the cab driver a tip. Your first natural inclination is to reach in to your pocket, dig out your cellphone and call somebody and say, "hey, I'm on my way." But...
Lookout Predicts Americans Lose $30 Million in Smartphones a Year
ZappBug: Seattle startup builds business baking bed bugs

TiVo releases Android app, countless tablets to be lost under couch cushions

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It's been a bit of a waiting game for TiVo users with Android tablets, ever since the company released an app for iOS. As of today, however, that wait is over. The TiVo app is now is arriving in the Google Play today store for tablets, bringing with it...
TiVo releases Android app, countless tablets to be lost under couch cushions

Michigan Bets The State Pension Fund On Hollywood Success, Ends Up Stuck With The Tab

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We've written before about cities and states luring Hollywood studios with multimillion dollar subsidies in the hopes of giving their local economies a bit of a bump. In nearly every case, this has been a money loser for the locale involved. A 2010 Tax Foundation study found that most...
Michigan Bets The State Pension Fund On Hollywood Success, Ends Up Stuck With The Tab

Boost Mobile takes BlackBerry Curve 9310 to the US, spices it up with $30 unlimited BBM, voice and text plan

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RIM gave the impression when it unveiled the BlackBerry Curve 9320 and 9220 that its lowest-cost Curves were doubtful prospects for the US. Thankfully, that's been proven wrong by Boost Mobile, which just launched the 9320's CDMA cousin, the Curve 9310. The message-manic BlackBerry comes to Sprint's prepaid network...
Boost Mobile takes BlackBerry Curve 9310 to the US, spices it up with $30 unlimited BBM, voice and text plan

Gear4 spreads Lightning connector love with $129 alarm clock, $79 portable speaker dock

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Looking to build up a collection of accessories for that newfangled Lightning connector on your iPhone 5? Well, Gear4 is hoping that you'll start off with an alarm clock (and in the process, forget about iHome's duo of bedside companions, which will soon hit the market). Vying for your...
Gear4 spreads Lightning connector love with $129 alarm clock, $79 portable speaker dock
Phone lost, battery dead? Lookout Mobile knows when and where it died

Americans Are Sitting On $33 Billion Worth Of Old Cell Phones

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Forget looking for spare change in your couch cushions. More than half of Americans are sitting on $171 and they don't even know it.  The extra cash comes in the form of unused cell phones, which, according data released by SellCell.com and OnePoll, adds up to $33.8 billion nationwide.  That's a lot of...
Americans Are Sitting On $33 Billion Worth Of Old Cell Phones
Google's new security protocol sounds great, but let's ditch the rings

PredictGaze wants the TV to look at you

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We’ve all been there: You are watching a movie on TV, and it’s time for a bio break, or you want to go to the fridge and grab something yummy. However, the remote control managed to once again disappear between the couch cushions. Mountain View-based vision control startup PredictGaze wants...
PredictGaze wants the TV to look at you

Engadget HD Podcast 305 - 06.26.2012

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This is the week of Google I/O and we're kicking the show off with a look at the new Sony NSZ-GS7 set-top box. We've also got some bad news for Windows Media Center fans, good news for Super Hi-Vision, and promised for the future of displays from laser projectors...
Engadget HD Podcast 305 - 06.26.2012

Apple scores another patent victory over Samsung in the Netherlands

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It's always the same. The two companies continue to play tit-for-tat with their patents around the world. Apple's so-called rubber-banding patent has been particularly contentious. It played a central role in a German injunction against Motorola and was invalidated by the USPTO. Now the bounce-back scrolling effect has given...
Apple scores another patent victory over Samsung in the Netherlands
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